Maple Leafs News & Rumors: Trading Morgan Rielly & Whining About Life

When it comes to business, I’m a sort of simple guy. I come from the school of “Buy low, sell high” or “Don’t spend more money than you have” or…
Tags: Column, Sport, Hockey, Toronto Maple Leafs, Morgan Rielly, Kyle Dubas, Maple Leafs News, News & Rumors

Canadiens’ Bergevin Owes GM of the Year Candidacy to Price

Montreal Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin had a good last offseason, but was it “Jim Gregory General Manager of the Year Award” good?
Tags: Sport, Gm, Hockey, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Lou Lamoriello, Carey Price, Marc Bergevin, Bergevin, Top Story, Canadiens Management, Jim Gregory

Islanders’ Lamoriello Deserving of 2nd Straight GM of the Year

It took a bit of time for general manager Lou Lamoriello to make a move after his trade for Matt Martin right after being named general manager in 2019, but…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, New York Islanders, Lou Lamoriello, Matt Martin, Lamoriello Deserving of 2nd Straight GM

Islanders’ Offense Stifled in Game 3 Loss

The New York Islanders dropped Game 3 of their Stanley Cup Semifinals rematch against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Thursday night, 2-1. Prior to Game 3, the Islanders averaged 3.2…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Tampa Bay Lightning, New York Islanders, Islanders, Kyle Palmieri, 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Panthers 2020-21 Report Card: Jonathan Huberdeau

The 2020-21 season was business as usual for Florida Panthers superstar Jonathan Huberdeau. The Quebec-native had his third consecutive season at over a point-per-game pace, registering 20 goals and 61…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Quebec, Florida Panthers, Jonathan Huberdeau, Player Profiles

Rod Brind’Amour Is The Jack Adams Trophy Recipient

NEW YORK (June 17, 2021) – Rod Brind’Amour of the Carolina Hurricanes is the 2020-21 recipient of the Jack Adams Award as “the NHL coach adjudged to have contributed the most to his team’s success,” as selected by the NHL Broadcasters’ Association. Brind’Amour was named on 115 of the 129 ballots, including 61 first-place votes, for 433 voting points. Second-place Dean Evason of the Minnesota Wild received 24 first-place votes and 235 voting points to edge third-place Joel Quenneville of the ...
Tags: New York, Minnesota, Sport, NHL, Florida Panthers, Joel Quenneville, Carolina Hurricanes, Rod Brind, Rod Brind Amour, Dean Evason, NHL Broadcasters Association Brind Amour

Maple Leafs Missed Out on Late-Round Talent at 2011 Draft

It’s been 10 years since the 2011 NHL Entry Draft and it was a painful one for the Toronto Maple Leafs. Like many drafts and prospects in the past they…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, Toronto Maple Leafs, Johnny Gaudreau, Brandon Saad, Josh Manson, 2011 NHL Draft

Jimi Suomi: 2021 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Jimi Suomi 2020-21 Team: Jokerit U20 (U20 SM-Sarja) – #42Date of Birth: March 1, 2003Place of Birth: Espoo, FinlandHt: 5-foot-10 Wt: 154 poundsShoots: LeftPosition: Left DefensemanNHL Draft Eligibility: 2021 first-year…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL Entry Draft, Jokerit, NHL Draft Prospect Profile, Prospects, Player Profiles, 2021 NHL Draft, Jimi Suomi

Flyers and the Expansion Draft: Everything You Need to Know

After a disappointing 2020-21 NHL season, the Philadelphia Flyers face several questions that will need answering this off-season. For starters, none of the goaltenders that saw NHL time with the…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, Philadelphia Flyers, Oskar Lindblom, Travis Sanheim, Philippe Myers, NHL Expansion, Seattle Expansion Draft

Islanders Will Need a Little Extra From Leddy, Zajac & Eberle

The New York Islanders once again find themselves in a great spot after stealing a game on the road against the Tampa Bay Lighting. The Islanders did not need the…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, New York Islanders, Travis Zajac, Nick Leddy, Jordan Eberle, Eberle, 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs, Leddy Zajac, Tampa Bay Lighting The Islanders

Today in Hockey History: June 17

There was a trio of Stanley Cup Final games played on this date with one providing and huge upset and another extending the season for one last game. Also, an…
Tags: Sport, Top Stories, Hockey, Mats Sundin, Ed Belfour, Terry Sawchuk, Hockey History, Stars History, Maple Leafs History, Oilers History, Red Wings History, Devils History

Hurricanes Re-Sign Coach Rod Brind’Amour

The Carolina Hurricanes and head coach Rod Brind’Amour put pen to paper on a brand new deal, keeping the coach and former team captain in the fold for another three…
Tags: News, Sport, Hockey, Carolina Hurricanes, Rod Brind, Rod Brind Amour

Blues Should Move On From Schwartz

The St. Louis Blues and Jaden Schwartz have been synonymous with one another since the 2010 NHL Entry Draft when the Blues selected the young Saskatchewan native 14th overall. Since…
Tags: Sport, Blues, Hockey, Saskatchewan, Schwartz, St Louis Blues, Jaden Schwartz, NHL Entry Draft

Canucks Clark Has Become the NHL’s Goalie Guru

Along with the addition of Brad Shaw, the Vancouver Canucks also made the astute decision to re-sign one of, if not the best goaltending coach in the NHL in Ian…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, Vancouver Canucks, Sergei Bobrovsky, Roberto Luongo, Ian Clark, Thatcher Demko, Brad Shaw, Canucks Goaltending, NHL Goaltending, Canucks Clark

Islanders Need to Find Wahlstrom a Spot in the Lineup

Offense was not a problem for the New York Islanders in the first two rounds of the postseason, but they need a spark heading into Game 4 against the Tampa…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, New York Islanders, Barry Trotz, Oliver Wahlstrom, Wahlstrom, 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Bruins Offseason Storylines: Goalies, Free Agent Forwards & DeBrusk

After being eliminated by the New York Islanders in the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs, the Boston Bruins begin what will be a very interesting offseason. Every season…
Tags: Sport, Top Stories, Hockey, New York Islanders, Boston Bruins, David Krejci, Taylor Hall, Tuukka Rask, Jake DeBrusk, DeBrusk

NHL Short Notes

THREE HARD LAPS   * Andrei Vasilevskiy continued to stifle the opposition in their home rink, having only allowed one goal or fewer in each of his last four road games of the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs. * Rod Brind'Amour, who captained the Hurricanes to their first Stanley Cup championship in 2006, captured the 2020-21 Jack Adams Award in his third season as the franchise’s head coach. * Tyler Toffoli and William Karlsson can match franchise records as the Stanley Cup Semifinals ser...
Tags: Sport, NHL, Canadiens, Tyler Toffoli, Jack Adams, Andrei Vasilevskiy, Rod Brind Amour, William Karlsson

Los Angeles Kings’ Top 10 Prospects

Already possessing one of the best prospect pools in the NHL, the Los Angeles Kings will be looking to add more young talent at the 2021 NHL Entry Draft. Before…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, Los Angeles Kings, Prospects, Editor's Choice, Kings Prospects, Alex Turcotte, Arthur Kaliyev, Rasmus Kupari, Quinton Byfield

6 Penguins Draft Picks That Didn’t Work Out in Pittsburgh

Every team has them. Players they took in a draft but went on to have success in other cities. Maybe the original team didn’t think the player was good enough,…
Tags: Sport, Penguins, Hockey, Pittsburgh, Matt Moulson, Jake Muzzin, Markus Naslund, Editor's Choice, Hockey History, Penguins History, Calen Addison

Predators 2020-21 Report Cards: Haula, Richardson, Benning, Harpur

We’re getting down to the nitty-gritty of report cards in this Nashville Predators report card series. I started with the players at the top of the lineup, and now I’m…
Tags: Sport, Nashville, Hockey, Nashville Predators, Ben Harpur, Brad Richardson, Erik Haula, Matt Benning, Advanced Stats, Haula Richardson Benning Harpur

Wild Have Some Cheap Free Agent Options This Offseason

It’s no secret that the Minnesota Wild will be dishing out some serious money this offseason, primarily to their restricted free agents (RFA’s). With Kirill Kaprizov, Kevin Fiala, and Joel…
Tags: Minnesota, Sport, Hockey, RFA, Minnesota Wild, Free Agents, Brock McGinn, Michael Del Zotto, Tyler Bozak, Editor's Choice, 2021 NHL Free Agency, Kirill Kaprizov Kevin Fiala

Flames 2020-21 Report Cards: Matthew Tkachuk

It seems to be harped on constantly when discussing the Calgary Flames, but no matter how you slice it, there is no denying that the 2020-21 season was an outright…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Calgary Flames, Matthew Tkachuk, Player Profiles

Kraken Should Take a Risk With Quick

Jonathan Quick is in the conversation for greatest American goaltender in NHL history. He has two Stanley Cups, two Jennings Trophies, a Conn Smythe and ranks fourth in all-time wins…
Tags: Sport, Top Stories, Hockey, NHL, Jonathan Quick, Seattle Kraken, Seattle Expansion Draft, Stanley Cups two Jennings Trophies

3 Possible Offseason Destinations For Nick Foligno

Nick Foligno had big plans this season. After going through a rough stretch with the Columbus Blue Jackets, they traded him to the Toronto Maple Leafs for two draft picks…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Minnesota Wild, Toronto Maple Leafs, Columbus Blue Jackets, Nick Foligno, Marcus Foligno, Jarmo Kekalainen

Grading the Blue Jackets 2020-21 Trades

Since last October, the Columbus Blue Jackets have made several trades. With the team entering a rebuilding period, some of the moves they made in the past year are under…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Patrik Laine, Columbus Blue Jackets, Nick Foligno, Max Domi, Jack Roslovic

Islanders Need a Number of Adjustments for Games 3 & 4

The New York Islanders split the first two games of the semifinal on the road against the Tampa Bay Lightning with a 2-1 Game 1 win followed by a 4-2…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Tampa Bay Lightning, New York Islanders, Kyle Palmieri, Jean-Gabriel Pageau, 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs

Flyers’ Lindblom Earns Masterton Trophy After Battle With Cancer

The National Hockey League announced on Tuesday night that Philadelphia Flyers’ 24-year-old left winger Oskar Lindblom was the winner of the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy. Lindblom is very much deserving…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, National Hockey League, Philadelphia Flyers, Bobby Ryan, Oskar Lindblom, Lindblom, Editor's Choice, Bill Masterton Trophy

Jackson Blake – 2021 NHL Entry Draft Prospect Profile

Jackson Blake 2020-21 Team: Eden Prairie HighDate of Birth: August 3, 2003Place of Birth: Eden Prairie, MinnesotaHt: 5-foot-10 Wt: 148 poundsShoots: RPosition: CentreNHL Draft Eligibility: 2021 first-year eligible Rankings NHL…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, NHL, USHL, NHL Entry Draft, Prospects, Player Profiles, Jackson Blake, 2021 NHL Draft

Canucks Have Options for Right Defenceman in Free Agency

The Vancouver Canucks have a few roster spots they will need to fill and improve heading into the 2021-22 season.  One position that needs quite a bit of help is…
Tags: Sport, Hockey, Free Agents, Vancouver Canucks, Luke Schenn, Cody Ceci, Brandon Montour

Marc-Andre Fleury Entering Some Rare Air

from Dave Stubbs of, Marc-Andre Fleury has worked his way up the NHL goalie leaderboard with a style and flair as unique as his personality, and Patrick Roy, Martin Brodeur and Grant Fuhr are very much enjoying his journey. Fleury and the Vegas Golden Knights are tied with the Montreal Canadiens in the best-of-7 Stanley Cup Semifinals with Game 3 at Montreal on Friday (8 p.m. ET; USA, CBC, SN, TVAS). In his 15th NHL postseason, 11 with the Pittsburgh Penguins and the past ...
Tags: Usa, Sport, Roy, NHL, Montreal, Quebec, New Jersey Devils, Cbc, Montreal Canadiens, Canadiens, Edmonton Oilers, Colorado Avalanche, Pittsburgh Penguins, Fleury, Marc Andre Fleury, Sorel Quebec

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