Matt Cooke Is Waiting For Work
from Michael Russo of Russo's Rants,
For the past two weeks, almost every single weekday, Matt Cooke has skated hard at Braemar Ice Arena in Edina with several NHLers, including old Wild teammates Zach Parise, Thomas Vanek and Jason Pominvill...
I Can’t Wait For The Season To Start
Mara Teigen just got a message from her hockey player ex-boyfriend ... a message she and anyone else driving the Sunset Strip could see.
It appears Evander Kane isn't closing the book on her relationship, making it clear to the ...
Weekend Mashup: Winnik relishes the challenge of Leafs’ rebuild
Daniel Winnik is up for the rebuilding challenge in Toronto, tributes to hockey legend Al Arbour (RIP), Brock Otten gushes about Jakub Chychrun, and more in the links. Saturday Links: Chris Lemon: Winnik wants to win in Toronto (NHLPA.com) “I...
Todd Holt A Survivor
from Vicki Hall at the Calgary Sun,
The Todd Holt story, in many ways, is made for Hollywood.
A young hockey star ends up playing for a sexual predator. He drinks to the point of destruction. His life is spent numbing the pain in any way ...
Video- A Tribute To Al Arbour
via Sportsnet's YouTube channel,
A look back at the storied career and life of New York Islanders legendary coach and Hall-of-Famer Al Arbour, who passed away at the age of 82.
Watch the 7 1/2 minutes video below...
Questions Facing The Tampa Bay Lightning
from Corey Long at NHL.com,
Will Ben Bishop be the No. 1 goalie by the end of the season? Bishop is the Lightning's top goalie going into the season, but he also is one of their most valuable trade assets.
Bishop is signed through the 201...
Should Habs Michel Therrien Be Considered Among NHL’s Elite?
By J.D. Lagrange, Senior Writer, All Habs Hockey Magazine ESPN’s hockey analytics pioneer Rob Vollman created quite the stir throughout the Montreal Canadiens’ fan base earlier this week when he placed head coach Michel Therrien among the bes...
Headlines: Price, Budaj, Waite, Gomez, Stone, more
All Habs Headlines: Saturday August 29, 2015 On this day in hockey history… 1901 — Aurel Joliat was born. 1964 — Bill Durnan was inducted into the Hall of Fame. 1994 — Mario Lemieux announced that he would sit out the 1...
Can A Drone Help A Team In The Faceoff Circle?
from Fluto Shinzawa of the Boston Globe,
It’s a good bet that in a future practice, when Mike Fisher leans over to take a faceoff, the Nashville center will have a drone hovering overhead to film his technique. The Predators are one of ...
NHL Stars Who Will Decline in the 2015-16 Season
NHL players are among the world's best-conditioned professional athletes. At some point in their careers, however, they all face an inevitable downturn in their performance.
Various factors contribute to a player's decline. Some on this list, like...
Top 25 Under 25: #12 Nikita Nesterov
A quick stint in the NHL as an injury replacement turned into much, much more, as Nikita Nesterov displaced Mark Barberio on the Lightning depth chart and played his way into 17 playoff games last spring. Of all the defense prospects in the
From Size to Speed: How the Ducks Have Changed Their Team Identity
Back in November the Ducks made a trade to get rid of giant Bryan Allen and bring in winger Rene Bourque from the Montreal Canadiens. This is an interesting trade to point out because this is when Bob Murray started to change who the Ducks were a...
Philadelphia Flyers: 2015-16 Staff Predictions
It is almost here. Hockey season is just around the corner. Pictures of players beginning voluntary on-ice workouts with their teammates are beginning to surface, and fans all around the country are getting all their best NHL gear out of the clos...
There’s a red foam pad on the blue line at Twin Rinks in Eisenhower Park. The relay obstacle is long and only about 10 inches wide and high, but to the four-feet-and-under crowd (on skates), it’s a formidable challenge.
Some leap over with ...
Of classic pop songs, Martin St. Louis, and resolving things with a franchise hero
Just when can/will everyone - the fans, the club, and Marty - start to make it better? ♪ Hey, Jude / Don't make it bad / Take a sad song and make it better ♪ - The Beatles,