Post Tagged with: "Johnny Oduya"

Wilhelm Westlund plays a simple all-around game like Johnny Oduya. (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

5 Free Agent Defensemen Sharks Should Target

The San Jose Sharks struggled offensively and defensively in 2014-15. Missing the playoffs for the first time in 12 years was a product of both the inability to score at […]

by · June 29, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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5 Free Agents Bound to be Overpaid

The 2015 NHL Entry Draft begins on Friday, June 26. Just a few days later, pending unrestricted free agents will be able to sign with any team come July 1. […]

Wilhelm Westlund plays a simple all-around game like Johnny Oduya. (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Oilers Would Be Wise to Steer Clear of Johnny Oduya

It is no secret that the Edmonton Oilers need to add at least one veteran defenceman capable of playing top four minutes along their blueline. Be it via trade or […]

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3 Unrestricted Free Agents the Edmonton Oilers Must Pursue

The 2015 off-season will be an incredibly busy one for new Oilers GM Peter Chiarelli, who will have a number of players to draft, trade and sign before the 2015-16 […]

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Who Has the Most at Stake in Final Playoff Games?

Big changes are coming to Chicago as the Blackhawks are tight against the expected salary cap next season, with Bradon Saad, Joakim Nordstrom, Marcus Kruger, and David Rundblad all becoming […]

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Buffalo Sabres Offseason Blueprint Part I: Defense

The Buffalo Sabres are entering an offseason prepared to begin the next stage of their rebuild.  In part one of my three-part series of laying out the blue print for the […]

by · May 12, 2015 · 0 comments · Buffalo Sabres
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Ottawa Senators’ Off-Season Game Plan: Defence

For the casual NHL fan, naming one member of Ottawa’s defence corps is easy. Erik Karlsson is a Norris Trophy winning defender who scored another nomination this year. The challenge to […]

Wilhelm Westlund plays a simple all-around game like Johnny Oduya. (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Q & A with Johnny Oduya of the Chicago Blackhawks

The NHL is a business and often times fans and we in the media maybe overlook that a little bit. It’s as much of a business for the players as […]

by · December 14, 2014 · 0 comments · Chicago Blackhawks
Will the Blackhawks Regret Trading Nick Leddy?

Will the Blackhawks Regret Trading Nick Leddy?

On Saturday afternoon, the Chicago Blackhawks traded defenseman Nick Leddy and goaltender Kent Simpson to the New York Islanders in exchange for defensemen T.J. Brennan and Ville Pokka, along with […]

by · October 7, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
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Johnny Oduya Looking to Keep Strong Play Going

Its mid-August and the off season is (finally) in its last leg before camps open in September and the regular season kicks off less than two months from now. For […]

by · August 9, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Chicago Blackhawks
The Pittsburgh Penguins Must Buy the Chicago Blackhawks’ Blueprint

The Pittsburgh Penguins Must Buy the Chicago Blackhawks’ Blueprint

While the Chicago Blackhawks capturing the 2013 Stanley Cup, their second in four years, is no surprise to anyone, the Pittsburgh Penguins were the odds on favorite. The Pens fell […]

Wilhelm Westlund plays a simple all-around game like Johnny Oduya. (Rick Osentoski-US PRESSWIRE)

Wilhelm Westlund – The Next Ones: NHL 2013 Draft Prospect Profile

Wilhelm Westlund THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 3/15/1995 Place of birth: Stockholm, Sweden Ht: 5’11″     Wt: 185 lbs Shoots: Left Position: D NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 Twitter: @WestlundWilhelm THW The Next Ones […]

by · June 17, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · NHL Entry Draft