Which countries best develop their hockey prospects? In Part One of a two-part series, we look at the Canadian, Swedish, and American models.
by: Jim Parsons — The Hockey Writers 3h
In today's NHL rumors there is news out of Minnesota when it comes to Jared Spuregon, there is news on a short-term deal for Mitch Marner and Brassard news.
... a gamer” who should have a much better season. Meanwhile, it sounds like the Oilers did have conversations with Brassard but they weren’t ever as close as Laraq ...
... financial package that’s only increasing by the day. source – ‘Ask Russo: On Wild’s GM search, Winter Classic, future of key players and more’ – Michael Russo ...
... s and Mitch Marner may not be far apart on a short-term deal, the Pittsburgh Penguins have a plane to replace their assistant GM and George Laraques finds an easy ...
Toronto Maple Leafs
... said on Sportsnet 590 that restricted free agent Mitch Marner and the Maple Leafs aren’t far apart on a short-term contract. Toronto Maple Leafs centre Mitch ...
by: Alex Chauvancy — The Hockey Writers 5h
P.K. Subban was a big addition to the New Jersey Devils' blue line this offseason. Here's what their lineup could look like when built around him.
New Jersey Devils
... e Devils’ would have some depth on their third pair. Greene has played top-four minut ...
by: Matt Cosman — The Hockey Writers 5h
Now that Don Waddell’s contract has been settled, he must turn his focus to the upcoming season and the other areas in which he can improve his team.
... zed, as Skinner went on to score a career-high 40 goals last season with the Sabres, while the ‘Canes got little in return – three draft picks outside of the fi ...
... t on to score a career-high 40 goals last season with the Sabres, while the ‘Canes got little in return – three draft picks outside of the first round and Clif ...
by: The Old Prof — The Hockey Writers 5h
Now that the rumors have the Maple Leafs restricted free agent linked to a Swiss team, everyone is jumping into the conversation. What's being said?
Toronto Maple Leafs
... om Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports) If he had signed a contract with the Maple Leafs this offseason and were injured and out of hockey, the Maple Leafs would be ...
by: Stephen Ground — The Hockey Writers 6h
The St. Louis Blues have a number of great contracts, but these three take the cake.
... icks, along with Patrik Berglund, Tage Thompson, and Vladimir Sobotka to the Sabres for Ryan O’Reilly (Stan Szeto-USA TODAY Sports) O’Reilly’s contract actually ...
St. Louis Blues
... d earned recognition as the postseason MVP. Ryan O’Reilly of the St. Louis.5 Blues poses with the Frank J. Selke Trophy, the Stanley Cup, the Conn Smythe Troph ...
by: Zain Bhanji — The Hockey Writers 6h
With Taylor Hall still without an extension, Edmonton Oilers fans want the team to bring him back in 2020 Free Agency, a bad idea for the team.
... rket. New Jersey Devils left wing Taylor Hall (AP Photo/Julio Cortez) If the Oilers were to sign Hall to a lucrative contract similar to the one Artemi Panarin ...
New Jersey Devils
... en to returning to Edmonton for a fresh start. Taylor Hall of the New Jersey Devils poses for a portrait with the Hart Trophy at the 2018 NHL Awards at the Hard ...
by: Jake Rivard — The Hockey Writers 6h
Take a look at Henrik Zetterberg's career with the Detroit Red Wings, from humble beginnings to captainship to his unforgettable Conn Smythe shift.
Detroit Red Wings
... enguins the game. The Conn Smythe Shift. pic.twitter.com/VPofaMXTmu— Detroit Red Wings (@DetroitRedWings) September 14, 2018 During that shift, the crowd began to ...
... is absolute all on the ice, becoming a defensive stalwart in the face of the Penguins’ deadliest players. His most notable play was the key moment he tied up Peng ...
by: Allan Farley — The Hockey Writers 6h
When the Calgary Flames signed goaltender Cam Talbot to back-up David Rittich, they did so with high expectations in mind.
... r the 32-year-old stopper are different between the club and Talbot himself. Flames brass would be happy if Talbot can spell Rittich on the back-end of consecut ...
... k to his old form of yesteryear – particularly the sparkling play during the Oilers 2016-17 playoff run? He proved to be a formidable last line of defence, post ...
by: The Canadian Press — The Hockey Writers 7h
The New York Islanders agreed to terms with Derick Brassard on a one-year contract Wednesday.
New York Islanders
... He also has 23 goals and 37 assists in 99 career post-season games. For the Islanders, his fifth team in three seasons, Brassard will likely centre the third line ...
by: Tim Chiasson — The Hockey Writers 7h
The Toronto Maple Leafs are filled with expensive talent, which means they need to invest more into finding cheap, effective, talent around the world.
... Draft) that would follow, Vejmelka never had a realistic shot at making the Predators’ lineup. He’s worth keeping an eye on this year to see if his trend continue ...
New York Rangers
... Stromwall scores again, his 2nd today! pic.twitter.com/2pecsj6mOG— New York Rangers (@NYRangers) June 29, 2016 Since suiting up for 44 games for the Wolf Pack i ...
Toronto Maple Leafs
... pportunity for Strömwall to prove he deserves another shot at the NHL. Maple Leafs GM Kyle Dubas ( Amy Irvin / The Hockey Writers) Karel Vejmelka – Brno Kometa ...
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