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 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 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 5:30 PM , on October 2, 2018
As the NHL’s preseason slate comes to an end, the focus turns to which players have made their respective team’s rosters, and further which teams looked primed for a deep playoff run. With the league’s parity growing slimmer and slimmer, it becomes increasingly difficult to determine who falls where this early on.
The Metropolitan Division, which was briefly crowned the NHL’s toughest division, has seen better days. Despite the previous three Stanley Cup Champions coming from the division, the quality of teams down the depth chart is not as mighty as it used to be. Continue reading