The Roundup

Nation World HQ
August 22 2014 08:05AM



The NHL changes the draft lottery, Bertuzzi-Moore 10 years later, a Gino Odjick tale, truculence in Calgary, bye bye Tyler Bozak, and more in this week's Roundup

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The Log Off Podcast, Ep.7: with Corey Pronman

Dimitri Filipovic
August 21 2014 10:02AM

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ESPN's Corey Pronman joined us this week in light of the diligent and exhaustive Top 100, organizational rankings, and Team Top 10s he has been releasing lately for the public. 

We got around to looking into the remaining market inefficiencies come the draft, why defensemen generally experience more unpredictable development paths than forwards, and whether the teams with the most lucrative pipelines are in the positions that they are because of drafting, development, or a combination of both. There's also some stuff here about the 2015 class, for you hopefuls out there.

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Hockey Wars: The Blogosphere vs. Mainstream Media

Steve Dangle
August 20 2014 06:52PM

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Guy with bad haircut tries to break down the seemingly never-ending war between the hockey blogosphere and the mainstream media.

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2014 - 2015 TEAM PREVIEW: BOSTON BRUINS

Nation World HQ
August 18 2014 05:46PM

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The 2013-14 season had to be considered a disappointment for the Boston Bruins. In the regular season they won the Presidents Trophy, but were then bounced in the second round of the playoffs by their arch rivals from Montreal. The off season has not gone much better than the postseason for the B’s.

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The Roundup

Nation World HQ
August 15 2014 08:05AM

The analytics debate rages on, how much does "character" matter, player profiles, ice bucket challenge, Wayne Gretzky and more in this week’s Roundup.

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