A Graphic Guide to Succeeding at the NHL Draft

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June 26 2015 01:30PM

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Ah, the NHL draft. A time of anxious anticipation.

But we've got you, er, covered.

To help you budding GMs out there, we at Canucks Army have prepared a handy list of do's and don'ts for a successful draft. Thanks to @joshweissbock and @MoneyPuck_ for help compiling these tips. Ah, who am I kidding. They came up with them, I just added the witty remarks.

But enough foreplay, let's get to the action.

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Fans can finally cheer on the Coyotes in June!

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June 10 2015 03:28PM

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We're in for a real treat tonight, folks. It's another night of back and forth action punctuated by the inane ramblings of crazy people with microphones. 

No, I'm not talking about the Rogers or NBC broadcasts Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final between the Hawks and the Lightning. We're heading back to Glendale for a best of seven vote on the fate of the Arizona Coyotes' arena lease.

Finally, Coyotes fans have an opportunity to cheer on their team in June!

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Playoff Predictions With A Basic Shot Attempts Model

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April 16 2015 11:16AM

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In the immortal words of Fox Mulder, "Nobody likes a math geek, Scully."

Especially when they predict that the St. Louis Blues will win the Cup this year. Ugh.

And yet, there we are. So how exactly did we get to this horrible, horrible outcome? Let's open up this particular X-File and find out...

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Corsi Is Dead. Long Live Corsi.

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January 29 2015 03:00PM

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All eyes in the NHL this weekend were turned to Columbus, where you could see a once interesting and entertaining fixture in the hockey world now turned into a laughing stock, filled with professionals just going through the motions and putting on an embarrassing display.

No, I'm not talking about the All-Star Game, I'm talking about Ken Campbell and The Hockey News.

With news breaking that the NHL is about to revamp it's website to add new statistics, as well as trialing new technologies to automatically track even more on-ice parameters, Campbell penned an obituary to Corsi.

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Vegas Maybe, VEGAS!!!

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December 11 2014 10:30AM

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I'm not sure if it's hallucinations due to heat stroke or just another dream of striking it rich on the Strip, but it looks like Gary Bettman and the NHL are seriously entertaining the idea of putting another team in the desert.

Whatever the case, I hope they wind up selling the arena rights to the Mirage Hotel & Casino, because boy is the thought of an NHL franchise thriving in Vegas ever an illusion.

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