The official list for which players will be either protected or unprotected has been released and everyone is on the edges of their seats. Some of the unprotected players left a bad taste in some people's mouths, thinking that certain players should have been protected over others. Only one unprotected player from each team will … Continue reading Which New York Ranger Will Go?
Sunday morning, 30 NHL teams submitted a list of players that they will protect from the expansion draft that will take place Wednesday, June 21. Most of the lists were predictable and as expected, but here a few that seemed the most puzzling: Arizona Coyotes Arizona's decision to expose Radim Vrbata is baffling. Vrbata led the team … Continue reading The Most Surprising Players Exposed to the Expansion Draft
The Arizona Coyotes have their first pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft at 7. Arizona found themselves in the same position last season when they drafted Clayton Keller. Keller only played three games with Arizona this season, tallying two assists, but looked as though he will be fun to watch in the coming years. … Continue reading Who Should The Coyotes Draft 7th Overall?
With the 2016-2017 hockey season winding down, there isn’t much to look forward to in the summer. So, let’s jump ahead in time and talk about the outdoor games for the 2017-2018 season. This year, there are three outdoor games scheduled, a cutback from last year's four games. Let’s start with some history. In 2003, … Continue reading The Elephant in the League: Outdoor Games
As the 2016-2017 NHL season comes to a close, here's a list of defining moments (in no particular order): Connor McDavid Connor McDavid won the Art Ross with 100 points in 82 games. This made him the third-youngest player to win the trophy after Sidney Crosby and Wayne Gretzky. His exceptional season also garnered him a … Continue reading Top 10 Moments of the 2016-2017 Regular Season
On Tuesday, Arizona Coyotes goaltender Mike Smith submitted a list of eight teams he doesn't want to be traded to. Smith, 35, has two years remaining on his contract at $5.6 million. The list submitted consists of teams Smith is against being traded to in agreement with his modified no-trade clause. This doesn't mean that … Continue reading Is Mike Smith On The Move?
The Las Vegas Golden Knights have officially been named as the first new team for the NHL’s expansion. Choosing Las Vegas has been a subject that a lot in the hockey community have questioned. The city isn’t known for sports, but this could be a way of expanding the sport to the southwest that actually … Continue reading Is Las Vegas The Right Choice?