The Rick Rypien Story

Rick Rypien was a NHL player most hockey fans knew because of the fights he fought on the ice during games. He was one of the leagues toughest enforcers. No one, except for a More »

Calgary Flames: playoff team or bust

Last years biggest surprise of the season had to be the Calgary Flames, they had been in the basement of the NHL for years and really hadn’t shown to much promise to More »

Recapping the Boston Bruins disappointing season

  Last season was one that Boston Bruins fans would probably like to forget, the B’s missed the second wild card spot by only two points. It snapped a seven year playoff More »

Who Wins the Patrick Sharp Trade?

On July 10th, to really the surprise of no one who pays attention to hockey, the Chicago Blackhawks traded forward Patrick Sharp and defensive prospect Stephen Johns to the Dallas Stars in More »

2015 Free Agency Winners and Losers

As usual, when the free agency period began on July 1st, there was a flurry of activity from teams trying to sign the new players available in the hopes of bolstering a More »

A Tale of a Heartbroken Hockey Fan

I do not usually write about my opinion or what I think about the Leafs or trades, but today I am. (more…) More »

Maple Leafs Trade Forward Phil Kessel

Many members of Leafs Nation were instantly heartbroken on July 1st, when they heard that fan favourite, Phil Kessel, along with Tyler Biggs and Tim Erixon had been traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange More »

2015 NHL Draft Winners and Losers

This past weekend, the 2015 NHL Draft was held in Sunrise, Florida. For residents and fans, the weather outside was one to enjoy and relax while inside the BB&T Center, it was More »

The Future of Leafs Phil Kessel

On October 1st, 2013, the Toronto Maple Leafs reached a deal with team star, Phil Kessel on a contract extension made for 8 years worth over $60-million. (more…) More »

Ron Hextall nails it on NHL Draft weekend

The Philadelphia Flyers look like a completely different team after the NHL draft this weekend. Here is an analysis of the changes facing the Flyers next season, and what we can expect More »

 

2015 NHL Draft Winners and Losers

NHL trade rumors

This past weekend, the 2015 NHL Draft was held in Sunrise, Florida. For residents and fans, the weather outside was one to enjoy and relax while inside the BB&T Center, it was all business for 30 NHL general managers and their staffs. Not strictly speaking in terms of draft picks, but there were also a few trades made along the way that added some entertaining value to the weekend. Some teams did better than others, and here are the five teams that had the best draft this year and five that probably could have done more. (more…)

The Future of Leafs Phil Kessel

kessel

On October 1st, 2013, the Toronto Maple Leafs reached a deal with team star, Phil Kessel on a contract extension made for 8 years worth over $60-million. (more…)

Ron Hextall nails it on NHL Draft weekend

philadelphia flyers trade rumors

The Philadelphia Flyers look like a completely different team after the NHL draft this weekend. Here is an analysis of the changes facing the Flyers next season, and what we can expect next.

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NHL Rumors 28/06/15

nhl patrick sharp trade rumors

Today’s NHL rumors on the Leafs, Blues, Blackhawks, Canadiens and more: (more…)

Ducks First Round Pick in Depth: Jacob Larsson

anaheim ducks trade rumors

Tell me if you have heard this before: The Anaheim Ducks draft a Swedish defensemen with their first round pick. It seems to be the new norm for the current scouting panel led by Martin Madden. On June 26th, Bob Murray and Co. announced that they drafted Jacob Larsson, from Frolunda in Sweden. Wondering how he plays? Look no further than Hampus Lindholm, the Ducks first rounder in 2012 and current top defenseman.

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NHL Rumors 27/06/15

Cam talbot rumors

Today’s NHL rumors on the Blackhawks, Penguins, Rangers, Devils and more: (more…)

Kings acquire Milan Lucic in blockbuster 4-player trade

nhl milan lucic trade rumors

On Friday, June 26th, the Boston Bruins shipped cornerstone forward Milan Lucic to the Los Angeles Kings for Martin Jones, a 2015 1st-round pick (D Jakub Zboril) and Colin Miller. (more…)