August 27 2014 08:17AM
I knew something was up when we recorded a new podcast last night and there was no major NHL news to report. Usually when that happens something goes kablooey the second we upload it. Low and behold, apparently the NHL is close to expanding by four teams, including another one in Toronto, by 2017.
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August 24 2014 10:54AM
2013-14 was a terrible year for the Buffalo Sabres, who finished 21-51-10 (52 points) which was good for last place in the NHL–14 points behind the 29th placed Florida Panthers. After a disappointing season, the Sabres landed the second overall selection, which they used to add Sam Reinhart.
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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
August 21 2014 10:02AM
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.
August 20 2014 06:52PM
Guy with bad haircut tries to break down the seemingly never-ending war between the hockey blogosphere and the mainstream media.