Post Tagged with: "Steve Yzerman"

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Is the Ryan Callahan Trade Paying off for Tampa?

On March 5th 2014 Lightning captain Martin St. Louis was swapped with Rangers captain Ryan Callahan along with a first round pick in 2015 and a second round pick in […]

1989-1990: A Look Back At The Wings’ Last Losing Season

1989-1990: A Look Back At The Wings’ Last Losing Season

Tears For Fears were killing it. Home Alone made its big screen debut. Cheers was the most popular television show in America. Milli Vanilli returned their Grammy. The “I’ve fallen […]

by · March 19, 2014 · 0 comments · Detroit Red Wings
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Canadian Boy Adam Henrique Hopes to Play for Team Canada Someday

When Team Canada played their first game of the 2014 Winter Olympics against Norway in Sochi, Russia it’s safe to say that the majority of the country was tuned in […]

by · February 14, 2014 · 0 comments · New Jersey Devils, Olympics
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The Sidney Crosby Secret: Becoming a Team Canada Captain

Sidney Crosby was named the captain of Team Canada for the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games on Sunday. He already has an Art Ross Trophy, a Hart Trophy, and a Stanley Cup […]

by · January 20, 2014 · 0 comments · Olympics, Pittsburgh Penguins
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Team Canada Olympic Roster – Take 2

The much anticipated Team Canada Olympic roster was finally released this week by Hockey Canada’s Steve Yzerman et al. The ensuing debate of who should or shouldn’t have been selected […]

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Understanding the St. Louis Snub

Team Canada General Manager Steve Yzerman was put in a thankless position when he was forced to make a decision about the fate of one of his own. As the […]

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Q & A with Johan Franzen of the Detroit Red Wings

On a team full of stars it’s sometimes easy to overlook the value of other players, like Johan Franzen of the Detroit Red Wings. “The Mule”, as he was nicknamed […]

by · December 11, 2013 · 1 comment · Detroit Red Wings
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P.K. Subban Belongs on Team Canada

The biggest complaint, if we can call it that, I’ve come across against Subban is that he’s a risk-taker; something that Team Canada head coach Mike Babcock emphasized when he was questioned during a recent visit to Montreal.

by · November 30, 2013 · 2 comments · Montreal Canadiens, Olympics
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Should Steven Stamkos Play for Team Canada?

When Steven Stamkos broke his leg in a freak play in Boston earlier this month, both the Tampa Bay Lightning and Team Canada was left with a huge hole. Stamkos […]

by · November 27, 2013 · 0 comments · Olympics
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James Reimer Deserves Olympic Consideration

James Reimer leads the NHL in save percentage. He is just outside the top 10 in goals-against-average for a team that allows the most shots on goal per game. He is playing some of the best hockey of his career. For those reasons I believe he should be considered for Team Canada at the 2014 Sochi Olympics.

by · November 25, 2013 · 0 comments · Olympics, Toronto Maple Leafs
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Making a Case for Jamie Benn on Team Canada

The quest for gold and national pride at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi is getting closer for Canada. And Jamie Benn hopes to be a part of it. He deserves it. […]

by · November 13, 2013 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars, Olympics
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Team Canada Olympic Roster: Who’s Hot, Who’s Not?

There were plenty of surprises when the Team Canada Olympic Roster of 47 players  was announced back in August, and no doubt GM Steve Yzerman will have a couple more […]

by · November 6, 2013 · 0 comments · Olympics, Previews and Predictions