Post Tagged with: "Tim Thomas"

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Canadiens Goalie Carey Price Is Not the Key to a Stanley Cup

It would take nothing short of incredible controversy to rob Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price of the Hart Memorial and Vezina trophies Wednesday at the 2015 NHL Awards in Las […]

by · June 21, 2015 · 0 comments · Montreal Canadiens
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Is Enroth the Solution for the Stars?

Jhonas Enroth earned his second consecutive win Monday night, but in the first few minutes of the game, the Dallas Stars’ slim playoff hopes came to an end. Despite an […]

by · April 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
An eighth-round pick, Pekka Rinne has developed into one of the best goalies in the game. (Don McPeak-US PRESSWIRE)

Predators Should Be Fine Without Rinne

Pekka Rinne has been the MVP of not just the Nashville Predators this season, but arguably the NHL. But with the Finish netminder out for the next 3-5 weeks, the […]

Dustin Jeffrey (Ross Bonander/THW)

What Became of These Former Dallas Stars?

At the end of each season, teams across every level of professional hockey fail to issue qualifying offers to a handful of players. Some will end illustrious careers under their […]

by · December 31, 2014 · 0 comments · Dallas Stars
Elliott goes in to camp this year as the No. 1 goalie (Brace Hemmelgarn-USA TODAY Sports)

Contingency Plans for Blues’ Unsure Goaltending

There is no doubt that Brian Elliot has put up largely laudable numbers over his term with the St. Louis Blues. In 2011-2012, he shared the William Jennings Trophy with […]

by · July 14, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents
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Hockey News: Capitals Sign Kuznetsov; Lehtonen Injury

The Stars are probably pretty glad they traded for an experienced goalie at the deadline. [Defending Big D] Did Erik Haula deserve suspension for his hit on Lehtonen? [Edmonton Journal] […]

by · March 10, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Elsewhere on the Web
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Was the Tim Thomas Trade the Best Move at the Deadline?

In the aftermath of the NHL Trade Deadline, it looks like the best move any team made was the Dallas Stars acquiring Tim Thomas from the Florida Panthers. Yes, there […]

by · March 10, 2014 · 1 comment · Dallas Stars
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Dallas Stars Strike Nice Balance With Pre-Deadline Deals

  It wasn’t the trade deadline that many Dallas Stars fans expected, but it turned out to be a very memorable one nevertheless. Following months of speculation leading up to […]

by · March 5, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Dallas Stars, Trades Contracts and Transactions
David Krejci had 50 assists but seemed to vanish in the playoffs for Boston.(Michael Tureski/Icon SMI)

Krejci’s Hat Trick Leads Bruins Past Panthers

It’s usually the other way around. You know, with David Krejci feeding passes to either Milan Lucic or Jarome Iginla, his power forward linemates who have a knack for shooting […]

by · March 5, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins
Where will Luongo end up? (Photo by Allie Turnbull)

Goaltending Golden in Florida

Although it may not always be reflected on the scoreboard, the Florida Panthers have historically been golden in goaltending. From their inaugural season with the amazing John Vanbiesbrouck and Mark […]

by · March 5, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Florida Panthers
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Florida Panthers: Who Should be Moved Before the NHL Trade Deadline?

With the trade deadline looming, the Florida Panthers will need to make some franchise-changing decisions before March 5th, as their team is currently built for anything but long-term success.¬†Going into […]

The Very Strange Homecoming of Tim Thomas

The Very Strange Homecoming of Tim Thomas

Tim Thomas is still a Boston sports hero. I think. Maybe. Actually, I’m not sure. Here’s why. It had been awhile since a “Thomas, Thomas…” chant rained down from the […]

by · January 29, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · Boston Bruins