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The NHL’s 2015 All Free Agency Team

There is no denying that one of the most exciting times of the year for hockey fans is the beginning of free agency on July 1st. With so many guys […]

Michal Neuvirth has been facing lots of shots all season long while starting in the Sabres' crease, so the goalie comes to Long Island having established some sort of playing rhythm - something that Chad Johnson was simply unable to do. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Michal Neuvirth Now a Philadelphia Flyer

The Philadelphia Flyers signed netminder Michal Neuvirth to a two-year, $3.25 million deal Wednesday afternoon. After former-Shark Antti Niemi joined the Dallas Stars, Neuvirth became one of the better goaltenders […]

by · July 1, 2015 · 0 comments · News, Philadelphia Flyers
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Top 5 Free Agent Goalies

The NHL draft commences Friday evening and concludes Saturday as the NHL offseason will be in full swing come the end of June. July 1st at noon marks the first minute that […]

Michal Neuvirth has been facing lots of shots all season long while starting in the Sabres' crease, so the goalie comes to Long Island having established some sort of playing rhythm - something that Chad Johnson was simply unable to do. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

The Oilers Best Goalie Option isn’t Through a Trade

The Edmonton Oilers are about to draft Connor McDavid, and while there is a lot of excitement around him, McDavid isn’t a goalie nor a defenceman, two positions the Oilers […]

by · June 11, 2015 · 0 comments · Edmonton Oilers
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Saving the Sharks Part 3: Fixing the Lines

The Last Chapter It’s time for the third and final part of the Saving the Sharks series. We have already discussed selecting a coach (which was a bit of bad […]

by · May 29, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Saving the Sharks Part 2: The Free Agency Market

For part one of the series, click here. San Jose’s FAs The NHL salary cap is projected to rise to $71 million next season despite originally being predicted at closer […]

by · May 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Free Agents, San Jose Sharks
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What If Devan Dubnyk Doesn’t Sign With Minnesota?

It’s been something of a foregone conclusion thus far that the Minnesota Wild would re-sign goaltender Devan Dubnyk. They need a goaltender. Darcy Kuemper isn’t ready. Niklas Backstrom has probably […]

Michal Neuvirth has been facing lots of shots all season long while starting in the Sabres' crease, so the goalie comes to Long Island having established some sort of playing rhythm - something that Chad Johnson was simply unable to do. (Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports)

Who Will Be Next Sharks Goalie? Assessing the Options

No More Niemi? A strong argument could be made that sticking with Antti Niemi as his main goaltender the past five seasons was a big mistake by San Jose Sharks GM […]

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Ben Bishop Leading the Way in Goalie Innovations

Ever since, Jacques Plante wore the first goalie mask in an NHL game on November 1, 1959, the goalie position has been recognized by an individual’s personal and creative take […]

by · April 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Tampa Bay Lightning
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Buffalo Sabres: Goaltending Options A Plenty

The Sabres moved their top two goaltenders Jhonas Enroth and Michal Neuvirth prior to the trade deadline this season.  The big question now is, what is the Sabres plan in-goal […]

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Garth Snow had plenty of reasons to smile during the NHL draft as he went from not having a first-round pick to walking away with two prized new prospects thanks to a couple of clever trades.

Why Garth Snow’s Trade Deadline Was A Success

After much speculation, the 2015 NHL Trade Deadline went by relatively quietly for Garth Snow and the New York Islanders. Making a goalie swap that saw Chad Johnson traded to the […]

by · March 3, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders
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Garth Snow had plenty of reasons to smile during the NHL draft as he went from not having a first-round pick to walking away with two prized new prospects thanks to a couple of clever trades.

Islanders Add Depth on Deadline Day

With the trade deadline having passed yesterday, the Islanders were in an unfamiliar spot.  They were looking to add to their team for a playoff push as they look to […]

by · March 3, 2015 · 0 comments · New York Islanders