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08/15/2018 12:49 PM Countdown: A tip of the cap to the Predators Nashville somehow continues to put together an envious roster at a very reasonable cost.
08/16/2018 01:25 AM Tyler Seguin wants to stay home and 'win a championship' in Dallas, but could he find greener pastures in free agency? The Stars are not dealing from a position of strength here. The decision rests with Seguin. Does Seguin stay in a situation that he professes to enjoy? Tampa Bay center Steven Stamkos took his time but accepted an eight-year deal two days before his free agency would have started in 2016. He took less
08/15/2018 09:07 PM Morning Skate: Try to keep up with Chara's offseason workout Here are all the links from around the hockey world, and what I'm reading while watching Captain America's entrance to Avengers: Infinity War on a 24/7 loop. It's just that good. *Cool Instagram video from Zdeno Chara that shows a peek behind the curtain of his offseason workout with crazy
08/16/2018 01:14 AM Under Pressure: Bruce Boudreau Tough challenges for a fantastic, if star-crossed, head coach.
08/15/2018 04:47 PM A trio of Senators will headline charity game lineup in Michigan Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson, forward Colin White and defenceman Patrick Sieloff will all play in a benefit game Aug. 26 in Plymouth, Mich., paying tribute to longtime USA Hockey executive Jim Johansson. Johansson, who was serving as assistant executive director of USA Hockey, died unexpectedly
08/15/2018 02:43 PM NHL analyst Pronman remains optimistic on Coyotes' Dylan Strome A year after ranking Arizona Coyotes prospects No. 2 in the NHL, The Athletic's Corey Pronman has the franchise sliding in his 2018 farm system rankings. The drop in his rankings is due to Pronman admitting to being “bearish on some of the players they've picked recently.” More than that, the
08/15/2018 01:51 PM NHL Rumor Roundup: Bruins bide time before considering trades for winger Prior to last season's NHL trade deadline, the Bruins acquired Rick Nash in hopes of boosting their second-line scoring punch. The move failed to pan out and some observers feel it's an issue that still needs addressing for the coming season. In a recent mailbag segment, NBC Sports' Joe
08/15/2018 01:35 PM It’s Minnesota Wild day at PHT A look back at the 2017-18 Minnesota Wild.
08/15/2018 12:45 PM PHT Morning Skate: Sekera out with torn achilles; Letestu gets Panthers tryout Wednesday's collection of links.
08/15/2018 11:00 AM Mount Puckmore: Four players who define each Metro team Greg Wyshynski ESPN When you look at Mount Rushmore, the four American presidents staring back were selected by sculptor Gutzon Borglum in order to define the first 130 years of American history. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson shared an era, Abraham Lincoln defined his, and Theodore Roosevelt
08/15/2018 05:00 AM Wednesday Offseason Caterwaul: Florida Panthers Open Forum The Florida Panthers have signed forward Mark Letestu to a professional tryout. The 33-year-old appeared in 20 regular season games with the Columbus Blue Jackets, recording four points (1G/3A) and 60 regular season games with the Edmonton Oilers, recording 19 points, including 8 goals. Letestu, undrafted
08/15/2018 05:00 AM Here's how the Panthers will honor some of the top names in franchise history this year The Florida Panthers announced Wednesday that they will honor big names from the franchise's history during its 25th anniversary season this year. The recognitions will take place during Saturday home games at the BB&T Center and will be called “Legacy Saturdays.” The first Legacy Saturday will take
08/14/2018 08:42 PM Under Pressure: Ilya Kovalchuk Is he still a difference-maker after a long stay in the KHL?
08/15/2018 11:20 PM ProHockeyTalk’s NHL free agency tracker Your one-stop shop for all the free agency happenings.
08/14/2018 11:34 PM PHT Morning Skate: Seguin’s future; Pacioretty on ‘horrible’ season Tuesday's collection of links.
08/14/2018 10:50 AM Winners and losers from prime-time NHL schedule for 2018-19 Greg Wyshynski ESPN There's going to be a lot of hockey on the air in the U.S. during the 2018-19 season. ESPN+ has a game a day throughout the regular season, to go along with our nightly In The Crease show. NHL Network will have its annual slate of games. Then there's NBC, which released its
08/14/2018 05:00 AM Flyers to take on Islanders in Prospects Game in September The Philadelphia Flyers announced today that their Prospects Game will be against the New York Islanders at the Northwell Health Ice Center on September 12th. The teams will square off at 6 p.m. at the Isles' practice rink in East Meadow, New York. After seven straight Rookies games against the Washington
08/14/2018 05:00 AM Kris Letang ranked 13th best defenseman in the NHL It's the middle of August, which means hockey news is at an all time low as the summer drags on. There's about a month before players begin reporting for training camps in mid-September, and to fill the airwaves during this dead period, NHL Network is ranking the top 20 players at each position
08/14/2018 05:00 AM Tuesday's Dump & Chase: Summer Fun Day Smashville News: Predators to Appear 12 Times on NBC Networks, National TV | NHL.com "After seeing a record seven games on national television last season, the Predators have obliterated the number once more and are set to appear on the networks of NBC for 12 games in 2018-19." Things I do
08/14/2018 12:34 AM NBC Unveils Revamped, Wider-Ranging NHL Schedule for 2018-19 Season NBC released its NHL schedule for the 2018-19 regular season, and it’s packed with a whole lot of hockey.
08/14/2018 06:01 PM PHT Power Rankings: Best salary cap era teams to not win Stanley Cup Sometimes great teams do not win championships. This week we take a look at 10 of the best teams in the salary cap era to not win it all. No, it is not just a list of Capitals teams.
08/13/2018 05:00 PM New Jersey Devils sign F Kevin Rooney to 2-year contract NEWARK, N.J. (AP) -- The New Jersey Devils have signed forward Kevin Rooney to a two-year contract.
08/13/2018 04:38 PM PHT Morning Skate: Tkachuk’s impact on Sens; Hunter returns to London Monday's collection of links.
08/13/2018 12:36 PM Key Caps questions: Is Chandler Stephenson an NHL wing or center? Chandler Stephenson has played both center and wing for the Caps. Which position is he most effective?
08/13/2018 05:00 AM NBC to air Maple Leafs NBC has announced their NHL schedule today, and it's not all Chicago, Pittsburgh and Washington games. NBC is going in a bold new direction by chasing the good teams, the good young players, and giving up on its tired, old “Rivalry Night” concept. They're also showing more games than they ever
08/13/2018 05:00 AM This former NHL player entered and won a drag competition for Pride Former NHL player Georges Laraque created a stir over the weekend with his drag performance and victory. Taking the title at a Montreal Pride drag competition, Laraque sent a clear message about LGBTQ inclusion in and around the National Hockey League. Laraque tweeted after his big victory (translated
08/13/2018 05:00 AM Central's Best: Reader Poll Results Last week, we surveyed Hockey Wilderness writers to find out who the best center, defenseman, winger, and goalie were in the Central Division. What we found was also the most obvious - the Central is loaded with elite talent. After we released our ranking, we threw it you, our readers, to get an idea
08/13/2018 05:00 AM Leaving the Bay State behind, Adam Gaudette is ready for full-time life in the NHL Editor's note: No, Adam Gaudette isn't a Bruin. But considering he's a Massachusetts kid who played his college hockey at Northeastern, he definitely fits the “Boston hockey coverage” angle we're going for. Enjoy! When Adam Gaudette signed his entry-level contract with the Vancouver Canucks
08/12/2018 07:29 PM After signing with Sens, Tkachuk pursues life as teen in NHL Like father Keith, like big brother Matthew. The career paths aren't exactly the same, but Brady Tkachuk is aiming to play in the NHL as a teenager, following the same route as two of the most important people inside his inner circle. While neither Tkachuk nor the Ottawa Senators have yet to make
08/12/2018 05:00 AM Should the NHL change the playoff format? One of the most interesting and controversial subjects in the NHL is the way the playoffs are going. The league reformatted their divisions and conferences in 2013 to reflect a bit how it was in the 1980's and early '90s with division opponents meeting in the first two rounds, with some wildcards
08/12/2018 05:00 AM Sunday's Dump & Chase: Hall-of-Famous Poile Honored to Play Part in Growth of Hockey in Nashville, U.S. | Nashville Predators Congrats again Papa Poile! Other Hockey News & Notes Central Division's Best: Predators and Wild defensemen dot the rankings for best defensemen | Hockey Wilderness Tsk tsk... poor Mattias Ekholm never gets any
08/12/2018 05:00 AM Weekend Flurries: John Gibson could make Philipp Grubauer look like a steal Last weekend, the Anaheim Ducks took a decent gamble. With a $6.4 million cap hit, goaltender John Gibson will become one of the priciest netminders when his new extension kicks in at the start of the 2019-20 NHL season. While the number is somewhat palatable for a true starting netminder - and one who
08/12/2018 04:37 PM Three questions facing Detroit Red Wings Will this team take more positive steps in its rebuild?
08/11/2018 08:23 PM EA Sports NHL 19 includes tribute to Humboldt Broncos The #SticksOutForHumboldt movement will be featured in the newest NHL video game.
08/11/2018 05:00 AM Weekend Offseason Caterwaul: Florida Panthers Open Forum After a bit of a slumber there were three signings made on Friday, with the most notable involving a rival club from the Atlantic Division. The Detroit Red Wings inked forward Dylan Larkin to five-year deal worth $30.5 million. The contract includes a No Trade Clause in the final year. Larkin rebounded
08/10/2018 09:09 PM Mark Hunter heads home, takes over as GM of London Knights After losing out on the Leafs throne, Mark Hunter has headed back to lead hockey operations with the London Knights.
08/10/2018 05:12 PM Weekly Reader: The most baffling contracts of the offseason Greg Wyshynski ESPN While Erik Karlsson might disagree, it's been an eventful offseason in the NHL from a player transaction standpoint. Not only with the free-agent frenzy producing the John Tavares blockbuster and several other notable deals, but with teams hanging onto their own players on long-term
08/10/2018 01:45 PM Trending Topics: Let's talk about the quality of NHL hockey today One thing old people — especially old hockey people — love to talk about is how much better things used to be, and how bad they are today.
08/10/2018 05:00 AM Central Division's Best: Between the Pipes Day 4 of ranking the best players in the Central Division. Last but certainly not least, we have the best goalies ranked by the writers here at Hockey Wilderness. Before we get into the results, here's how my voting went on this. Obviously every writer has their own ways of deciding who is truly
08/09/2018 11:24 PM 2018-19 Fantasy Hockey: Positional Battles Given the drop in offensive ability from New Jersey's top line to the rest of the forward ranks, securing the third spot alongside Taylor Hall and Nico Hischier would represent a major boon to any winger's value. Jesper Bratt and Kyle Palmieri were the two most commonly deployed options in that
08/09/2018 09:00 PM Predators GM Poile tops US Hockey Hall of Fame class David Poile will be honored this winter for a lifetime in hockey. He believes he still has plenty left to do.
08/09/2018 09:20 PM Predators GM Poile tops U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame class Poile has run an NHL team the past 36 seasons.
08/09/2018 07:21 PM A Hagg Bag full of Bruins offseason questions With the start of training camp a little more than a month away, it's time to clean out the summer Hagg Bag mailbag from a Bruins offseason that's brought out as many questions as answers.
08/09/2018 03:10 PM 2018-19 Preview: Part 3 Part 3 of the 2018-19 season preview features Minnesota, Colorado, St. Louis, Dallas and Chicago.
08/09/2018 02:19 PM Mailbag: What's a reasonable expectation for the Golden Knights in 2018-19? The Vegas Golden Knights' incredible inaugural season is in the books, so what's in store for 2018-19?
08/09/2018 01:48 PM The Gretzky Trade quiz: 30-year anniversary edition Greg Wyshynski ESPN How well do you know 'The Trade?' Test your knowledge with 10 questions on Wayne Gretzky, the Los Angeles Kings, the Edmonton Oilers and the aftermath of the deal that shocked the hockey world on Aug. 9, 1988.
08/09/2018 01:35 PM It’s Columbus Blue Jackets day at PHT A look back at the 2017-18 Columbus Blue Jackets.
08/09/2018 12:45 PM PHT Morning Skate: McDavid talks linemates; statue for Gallant? Thursday's collection of links.
08/09/2018 05:00 AM Islanders News: Prospect updates; Mourning Mikita Another slow August day in the world of hockey. Truly a dog day, in every sense of the phrase. Stay cool today, friends. Arthur Staple took advantage of the slow period of the NHL's calendar to give an update on some of the prospects in the Isles' pipeline - primarily, Noah Dobson, Logan Cockerill
08/08/2018 10:06 PM 2018-19 Fantasy Hockey: Top 100 players ranking starts with Connor McDavid If McDavid claims the Art Ross hardware in a third straight campaign, he will be the first to do so in nearly 20 years. Only five players in NHL history have won three straight scoring titles: Gordie Howe (1951-54), Phil Esposito (1971-1974), Guy Lafleur (1976-78), Wayne Gretzky (1981-87) and Jaromir
08/08/2018 09:57 PM Ex-NHL star Kovalev doesn't like today's NHL playing style Alexei Kovalev is not the biggest fan of the way hockey is being played in today's NHL.
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