NHL Expanding by four teams?!? Maybe, apparently.

Steve Dangle
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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Nation World HQ
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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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


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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