Post Tagged with: "NHL Free Agency"

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Slim Pickings for Flyers in Free Agency

The Flyers will enter this year’s free agency period with limited options; not because of a lack of available talent, but a culmination of factors actually. Given Philadelphia’s current roster, […]

by · May 16, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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2015 NHL Free Agency Predictions

The 2015 NHL free-agency period is fast approaching which means it’s time to look at the players who will soon be available for any team to sign. Though the current […]

by · May 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Free Agents
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What Sharks Fans Don’t Want to Hear

A Shocking Thought The season is done; there is no more hoping for a playoff spot, no more wishing for a big deadline acquisition, and no more Todd McLellan versus […]

by · April 28, 2015 · 0 comments · San Jose Sharks
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Re-Signing Michael Del Zotto, What’s the Rush?

It’s become a foregone conclusion that the Flyers should be re-signing Michael Del Zotto by now. With eight points in his last 10 games, the 24-year-old blue liner deserves to […]

by · March 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Casting Judgment on Michael Del Zotto

We’ve all had our embarrassing moments in life. The kind that make us cringe at the thought of such memories. But considering what Michael Del Zotto has been through lately, […]

by · November 5, 2014 · 1 comment · Philadelphia Flyers
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How the Flyers Invaded Europe and Won

Credit the Flyers for being resourceful. How else would you explain their circumvention of a cap space thinner than Jude Law’s hairline? Philadelphia has appeared to have struck gold in […]

by · November 4, 2014 · 0 comments · Philadelphia Flyers
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Boston in a Bind, Gambling with Johnny Boychuk

The time is drawing nearer for the Boston Bruins to pay the piper. After winning a Stanley Cup and leading the league in points within a span of four years, […]

by · September 22, 2014 · 0 comments · Boston Bruins
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Minnesota Wild: RFA Problems Around the Corner

When a good chunk of your prospect pool arrives to the NHL within the same year or two, you will eventually run into trouble of re-signing all of them to […]

by · August 26, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, Trades Contracts and Transactions
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Anaheim’s Second Line Center Targets

A few months before the Stanley Cup Playoffs, I threw out the notion the Anaheim Ducks couldn’t be true Cup contenders without a franchise defenceman. Anaheim can throw out arguably […]

by · June 27, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Anaheim Ducks, NHL Rumors
Since signing together, Zach Parise and Ryan Suter have played a huge part in the Wild's success. (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

A Wild October in Minnesota: A Review of the Early 2013-2014 Season

  October is a great month for professional sports. The NFL season is gaining steam, the MLB playoffs come to fruition, the NBA season gets under-way and of course the […]

by · November 4, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, News/Commentary
Critiquing Chuck Fletcher’s Offseason: Minnesota Wild GM Gambles

Critiquing Chuck Fletcher’s Offseason: Minnesota Wild GM Gambles

Compared with the remarkable transformation that occurred last summer, the 2013 offseason has featured only a small trickle of news for Minnesota Wild fans. There were no high draft picks, […]

by · July 23, 2013 · 1 comment · Minnesota Wild
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Tipping Their Caps: Eastern Conference Team Salary Cap Space

There’s no way I can justify my salary level, but I’m learning to live with it — Drew Carey Like intermittent popping kernels in a bag of popcorn that’s just […]

by · July 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, News/Commentary