With the 2020-21 salary cap flattening in response to COVID-19, anchor contracts will weigh even heavier on the spreadsheets of spend-happy GMs. Here's a breakdown of 14 players who might be considered for a buyout, and the pros and cons of pulling...
by: Jason Gregor — The Nation Network: Oilers Nation 14 Sep
Puck possession has become more of a focus in the NHL over the past few seasons, and I don’t see that trend changing. A well placed chip-and-chase, or even a dump-and-chase, can also be effec…
by: Paul — Kuklas Korner: Kukla's Korner Hockey 11 Sep
MacKinnon received votes on 132 of 170 ballots, including 64 first-place selections, in collecting 984 voting points. More details on that show will be shared in the coming days.
by: N/A — Hockey Buzz 11 Sep
Is this $72.5M Sabres roster playoff-worthy? Rock meet hard place. Here goes. Those locked in Eichel leads a group of only 10 Sabres players under contract for next season.
What lessons could Edmonton Oilers learn from New York Islanders? Roster continuity and team cohesiveness, to name two
by: Bruce McCurdy, Edmonton Journal — Edmonton Journal: Cult of Hockey 8 Sep
There’s no such thing as “one model fits all” for success in the National Hockey League. At present there are four teams left in the hunt for the 2020 Stanley…
by: Stephen Dohner — The Hockey Writers 2 Sep
With some unlikely teams in the lottery, Anaheim could have an opportunity to acquire a 2nd top-15 pick and speed up their rebuild.
by: N/A — Hockey Buzz 30 Aug
In the year of Covid-19, a center like that just may become available. What's the moral of the story? However...However..
by: TSN.ca Staff — TSN 13 Sep
Buffalo Sabres general manager Kevyn Adams said Tuesday he plans to ensure the team takes a step forward after missing the playoffs for the ninth consecutive season.
by: ehornick — NHL: New York Islanders 13 Aug
Islanders statistician Eric Hornick breaks down the numbers on the Isles win over the Capitals