Posted at 6:01 PM , on November 26, 2018
With Ron Hextall out as general manager in Philadelphia, it is now up to the ownership group to begin searching for a replacement. There are plenty of options out there, but finding the right one to fit Philadelphia’s unique “patient but win-now” mode is crucial.
Posted at 5:17 PM , on November 26, 2018
On Monday morning, the Philadelphia Flyers fired general manager Ron Hextall after starting the season 10-11-2. Hextall took office as general manager on May 7, 2014, and his teams made playoff appearances in two of four seasons. Continue reading
Posted at 3:47 PM , on November 16, 2018
On Friday, the Edmonton Oilers traded Ryan Strome to the New York Rangers in exchange for Ryan Spooner. Each club is hoping that its newly acquired player will be able to use his new home to jump up in production. Continue reading
Posted at 9:08 PM , on November 15, 2018
On Tuesday, Nov. 13, the Arizona Coyotes re-signed defenseman Jakob Chychrun to a six-year contract extension worth an average annual value of $4.6 million. For both Chychrun and his club, this deal is a nice compromise that will work out for years to come.
Posted at 5:45 PM , on November 14, 2018
On Wednesday, the Pittsburgh Penguins traded Carl Hagelin to the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for Tanner Pearson. Pittsburgh retained 6.3 percent of Hagelin’s contract, although he is an unrestricted free agent at the end of the season. Continue reading
Posted at 4:50 PM , on November 7, 2018
On Monday, the Chicago Blackhawks fired head coach Joel Quenneville after just over 10 seasons at the helm. Quenneville took over as the boss behind Chicago’s bench for the 2008-09 season and subsequently led the franchise to championships in 2010, 2013 and 2015. Continue reading
Posted at 11:02 AM , on October 28, 2018
According to Elliotte Friedman on Hockey Night in Canada, Zack Kassian and his agent have permission to seek a trade away from the Edmonton Oilers. Continue reading
Posted at 8:28 PM , on October 24, 2018
It seems like just yesterday that the hockey world was calling for Joe Sakic’s head. Continue reading
Posted at 1:28 PM , on October 21, 2018
Columbus general manager Jarmo Kekalainen has found himself at a serious fork in the road. Continue reading
Posted at 3:26 PM , on October 20, 2018
As of Saturday, Oct. 20, the NHL season is about 10 percent complete.
Although the standings still remain largely meshed, especially in the middle, a slight picture of the contenders and rebuilders can be made out. With that comes a list of standout performances and busts. This extends both team-wide and individually. Continue reading
Posted at 8:04 PM , on October 14, 2018
As the calendar inches towards the middle of October, the NHL begins to hit the meat of the season. Team identities are beginning to form, and a slight insight into how the standings will be playing out is coming to fruition. Continue reading
Posted at 10:24 PM , on October 11, 2018
Despite the emergence of the Vegas Golden Knights last season, the Pacific Division is wide open.