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Buffalo Sabres Off-Season Grade: B

After a disappointing 2011-12 season, the Buffalo Sabres went into the off-season with some pressing needs. General Manager Darcy Regier addressed those needs through the draft, free agency, and trading. The Draft […]

by · November 29, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Previews and Predictions
Jiri Hudler (middle) has returned home to the Czech Republic following the death of his father. (Icon SMI)

Red Wings Off-Season: I Give Them an A

    Many adjectives have been used to describe the Detroit Red Wings off-season disastrous, disappointing, sub-par  unproductive, ineffective, fruitless – the list can go on and on. For such a storied […]

by · October 29, 2012 · 2 comments · Detroit Red Wings
Antti Niemi certainly proved that he was worth the money during his solid 2012-2013 NHL season. (Gary A. Vasquez-US PRESSWIRE)

Are The Sharks Done This Offseason?

With the departure of Torrey Mitchell, and having no top free agents of their own, what’s left for the San Jose Sharks to do? And now that Rick Nash is […]

by · August 1, 2012 · 1 comment · San Jose Sharks
Carey Price

Montreal Canadiens End of Season Awards

Carey Price makes a glove save vs. the Washington Capitals. The Montreal Canadiens’ 2011/12 season will certainly go down as one of the worst in recent memory, as the team […]

by · April 21, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Montreal Canadiens
Brian Burke has plenty of free agency options this summer (John Cordes/Icon SMI)

Pressure Mounting on Leafs GM Brian Burke

When you include the lockout, the Toronto Maple Leafs haven’t been to the playoffs in eight seasons. Leafs General Manager Brian Burke was supposed to change all that when he […]

by · April 10, 2012 · 2 comments · Toronto Maple Leafs
For years Sabres fans have been cursed with owners who cared only for the bottom-line. This year, Sabres' fans will sit back and watch as the makings of a Stanley Cup Champion begins in Buffalo. (C. Miller)

2011 Buffalo Sabres Off-Season Guide for Intelligent Fans

The next four months will almost certainly be an eventful time in Western New York, and it’s not because Taylor Swift will be in town (although that might be a factor […]

by · June 4, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres
Devils, Parise, and the RFA Drama

Devils, Parise, and the RFA Drama

When I first thought of this article, I wanted to write an article that would send a message to fans to not panic quite yet. Then, I thought of writing […]

by · May 23, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres, Free Agents, New Jersey Devils, New York Rangers
I will survive this off season, so will you!

I will survive this off season, so will you!

It’s that dreaded time of year.  June. The Stanley Cup has been handed over to the Chicago Blackhawks and The Cup is off on another whirlwind global tour ( I […]

by · June 14, 2010 · Comments are Disabled · Uncategorized
Another year without a Stanley Cup: Canucks post-mortem

Another year without a Stanley Cup: Canucks post-mortem

On the surface, the 2008-09 and 2009-10 seasons ended identically for the Vancouver Canucks:  two second-round exits, both in six games, both courtesy of the Chicago Blackhawks, and of course […]

by · June 2, 2010 · 1 comment · Vancouver Canucks
What I Would Do As General Manager Of The Buffalo Sabres

What I Would Do As General Manager Of The Buffalo Sabres

With the 2008-2009 NHL season officially in the books for the Sabres, Buffalonians will spend the next 5 months “getting their popcorn ready” and wondering what the Sabres will be […]

by · April 13, 2009 · Comments are Disabled · Buffalo Sabres