Post Tagged with: "Martin Brodeur"

Brodeur’s Retirement Is Good For Blues

Brodeur’s Retirement Is Good For Blues

The quasi-fanfare about Martin Brodeur’s retirement seems, well, odd. It’s at once anti-climactic and for some reason, artificial. Disgruntled Devils fans know deep down his No. 30 will hang in […]

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Hockey News: Brodeur Retires a Blue; Spezza Returns to Ottawa

The American Hockey League will now have a Pacific Division. [AHL] Claude Giroux wants to see his coach fight. [The Score] The Flyers may be getting Kimmo Timonen back this […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Hockey News: Sabres Trying to Make Trades; Richards to Calgary?

A complete list of all the players with no-trade and no-move clauses in their contracts. [The Fourth Period] The Sabres GM doesn’t know why nobody wants his players. [Pro Hockey […]

by · January 29, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
Brodeur took a leave of absence from the Blues last week. (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

Hockey News: Brodeur Retirement; Penguins/Blues Trade

Are the Jaromir Jagr to Pittsburgh rumors actually a thing? [The Pens Nation] Martin Brodeur is officially retiring from hockey, but he isn’t done in the NHL. [Puck Daddy] A […]

by · January 28, 2015 · 0 comments · Elsewhere on the Web
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Martin Brodeur Memories By Season

Martin Brodeur is the Wayne Gretzky of goaltending. Like Gretzky, Brodeur’s name is sprawled out across the NHL record book. As the league went from standup to butterfly, at the […]

Brodeur took a leave of absence from the Blues last week. (Christopher Hanewinckel-USA TODAY Sports)

Martin Brodeur To Join Blues Front Office

Much has been made of the star’s arrival in St. Louis, and his mysterious leave of absence. Previously discussed here and here, Brodeur at once seemed like a smart “keep” […]

Schwartz led the Blues with a plus-28 last season (Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Blues Appear to Have Moved Away From Brodeur

Although the addition of Martin Brodeur doubtlessly added jersey and ticket sales to the bottom line, the net gain in the standings was zero. There’s little question that Brodeur’s experience […]

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The 2014 NHL Free Agent Class For Backup Goaltenders Was Terrible

Even though NHL free agency doesn’t have the same impact that it used to have prior to the implementation of the salary cap, it can still be an excellent way […]

by · January 19, 2015 · 1 comment · NHL Goaltending
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Completing the Circle: Why Brodeur Should Return to Devils

Imagine a world where Mike Modano only played for the Stars franchise and Jarome Iginla wore just the flaming ā€œCā€ on his chest. The accomplishments from both of these players […]


New Jersey Devils Top 10 Meadowlands Memories

The New Jersey Devils never played at Izod Center. They did however play at the building when it was known as the Brendan Byrne Arena and later the Continental Airlines […]

Vladimir Tarasenko scored 21 goals last season (Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports)

Jake Allen Taking Advantage of Return To Crease

Earlier this month, St. Louis Blues head coach Ken Hitchcock made a decision in the crease that created its fair share of questions. The veteran of over 1,250 games behind […]

by · January 14, 2015 · 2 comments · NHL Goaltending, St Louis Blues
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5 Things the NHL Needs to Change in 2015

1. Goaltender Interference Here’s the official ruling on what can be reviewed, via, under Rule 38.4: “(viii) The video review process shall be permitted to assist the Referees in […]

by · January 13, 2015 · 32 comments · News/Commentary