July 31st, 2017No-trade clauses are a powerful negotiating tool for general managers and players alike. For GMs, NTCs can be used to entice a player to lower his asking price in exchange for some semblance of security. And as for players, who have very little control over their lives once drafted, NTCs give them...
July 21st, 2017After a 17-year NHL career spanning four different teams, Brian Campbell retired this week. The 38-year-old defenseman announced his decision as well as his plans to join the Chicago Blackhawks’ front office staff as a special advisor in business and hockey relations.
Campbell was willing...
As originally reported by Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman, the NHL waiver wire will be full heading into the free agency period that starts on July 1. The full list of players placed on waivers with the intent to buy out their contracts includes Jimmy Hayes from the Boston Bruins, Jussi Jokinen from...June 30th, 2017
With the 10th Pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft the Florida Panthers Have Selected Owen Tippett From the Mississauga Steelheads in the OHL.
About Owen Tippett
Owen Tippett is probably the best sniper coming out of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft. His elite shot should be more than good enough to succeed...June 23rd, 2017
Oh, how we moaned when Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon was rather unceremoniously booted upstairs last May. And oh, how we applauded when Tallon was reinstated as Florida’s GM in December. After all, Tallon is a long-time National Hockey League executive who is not only popular...June 20th, 2017
After rampant speculation lasting nearly a calendar year, all 30 National Hockey League teams have released their protection lists for the upcoming NHL Expansion Draft. Ever since 10:00 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (err, sorry, make that 10:30) Sunday morning, there have been heads scratched around...June 19th, 2017
The Florida Panthers announced today that Bob Boughner has been chosen as the fifteenth head coach in franchise history. Boughner, a veteran of 630 National Hockey League games (and 1,382 minutes in the penalty box), replaces Tom Rowe, who was relieved of his duties following the Panthers’...June 12th, 2017
The National Hockey League turns 100 this season, and the only player who’s played longer than that looks set to stay in the league as it enters its second century of operation. Yes, rumour has it that Jaromir Jagr is in negotiations with the Florida Panthers to return for another season in the...June 11th, 2017