1. Bo Horvat, Brendan Gaunce Are Trimming Down to Make the Canucks

    VANCOUVER -- Bo Horvat is trying to lighten up. Not in a "why-so-serious?" kind of way, mind you. The Vancouver Canucks ' top prospect is trying to lose weight with the hope that ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 days ago 614 reads 0 comments

  2. Sabres Reinhart Misses Practice

    Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) -- The Sabres prospects got a whole different type of practice on Thursday. Ted Nolan retained skating coach Dawn Braid and she put the two groups through a few hours of power skating...

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  3. How Each Offseason Addition and Departure Will Affect New York Rangers

    The New York Rangers have been all over NHL free-agent news this offseason, and for mostly all the wrong reasons...

    Andrew Capitelli Written by Andrew Capitelli about 5 days ago 2,564 reads 3 comments

  4. Get to Know New Blues D-Man Carl Gunnarsson

    ST. LOUIS - He's not the most notable addition to the Blues roster this summer (that distinction belongs to center Paul Stastny), but Carl Gunnarsson won't go unnoticed when the 2014-15 season begins in October...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 147 reads 0 comments

  5. Wings Re-Sign Prospects Callahan, Nestrasil

    The Detroit Red Wings have agreed to terms with a pair of AHL Grand Rapids farmhands, inking Mitch Callahan and Andrej Nestrasil to one-year deals...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 185 reads 0 comments

  6. After Sobotka Mess, Blues 'Comfortable' Schwartz Will Get Signed

    Given how pear-shaped things went with Vladimir Sobotka, you couldn't blame St. Louis fans for worrying about the status of the club's other key unsigned RFA, forward Jaden Schwartz...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 173 reads 0 comments

  7. Ribeiro Could Be a Recruiting Tool for Nashville

    Newly-signed forward Mike Ribeiro didn't just choose the Predators because it was a fit for him hockey-wise. The troubled center saw the city of Nashville as a fit for him personally...

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  8. With the West Making Moves, Coyotes Stay Quiet

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  9. The San Jose Sharks' Weird Offseason and How It Sets Them Up for 2014-15

    It’s been almost three months since the San Jose Sharks were eliminated from the 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs in spectacular fashion...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 5 days ago 15,225 reads 22 comments

  10. Development camp thoughts; The Nate Prosser debate; Zucker re-signed

    UPDATE: Jason Zucker was indeed close. He has agreed to a two-year deal. The first year is a two-way, meaning he can be assigned to Iowa and make a minor-league salary and the second ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 340 reads 0 comments

  11. SABRES SIGN ENNIS TO MULTI-YEAR CONTRACT

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (July 17, 2014) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has signed forward Tyler Ennis to a multi-year contract...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 86 reads 0 comments

  12. Rangers Eyeing Unsigned 'Hawks Prospect Hayes

    We've written quite a bit about Chicago Blackhawks prospect Kevin Hayes already on PHT — see here and here — and now, it looks like the New York Rangers are in the mix for his services...

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  13. Should the Pittsburgh Penguins Still Explore Trades Involving Kris Letang?

    When the 2013-14 season ended for the Pittsburgh Penguins , it was evident that changes were coming. Pushing the eventual Eastern Conference champions to a Game 7 wasn't enough to ...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 6 days ago 11,625 reads 52 comments

  14. How Offseason Additions and Departures Will Affect Montreal Canadiens

    The Montreal Canadiens roster has seen a fair number of changes so far in the 2014 offseason, and each arrival and departure will affect the team in one way or another...

    Brandon DuBreuil Written by Brandon DuBreuil about 6 days ago 6,814 reads 15 comments

  15. What Defenseman Matt Bartkowski's New 1-Year Deal Means for the Boston Bruins

    The drawback for the Boston Bruins is that Matt Bartkowski has nudged them down to six figures in cap space. Per CapGeek , the one-year renewal he signed on Monday carries a $1...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 6 days ago 3,363 reads 9 comments

  16. Avs Re-Up with Elliott, Carey and Stollery

    The Colorado Avalanche agreed to terms with three RFAs on Wednesday — none of which were, much to some fans' chagrin, named Ryan O'Reilly...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 258 reads 0 comments

  17. Kings, RFA Berube Come to Terms

    The Kings and restricted free agent goaltender Jean-François Bérubé have come to terms on a new two-year contract...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 148 reads 0 comments

  18. Longtime Battle Between Grimaldi and Trocheck Could Reach New Heights

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 66 reads 0 comments

  19. Colborne Confident a Deal Will Get Done with Flames Before Hearing

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  20. Nill's Accelerated Rebuild with Stars Makes Other GMs Look Bad

    Jim Nill is that guy, the one that makes everybody else's efforts look bad, according Sports Illustrated's Allan Muir...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 160 reads 0 comments

  21. Hurricanes Need a New Game Plan

    It is no secret that the Carolina Hurricanes have not made it to the playoffs since the 2008-2009 hockey season. We have the talent, yet we consistently fall short...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 293 reads 0 comments

  22. Canes Assign New Duties, Titles to Front-Office Staff Members

    Canes general manager Ron Francis announced Wednesday that three members of the front-office staff will have new team duties...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 101 reads 0 comments

  23. For Islanders' Ryan Strome, Nothing Is a Given

    Ryan Strome turned 21 on Friday, right in the middle of the Islanders ' prospect camp. So age-wise, he certainly was not out of place among the draft picks younger than him or the college free agents older than him...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 days ago 383 reads 0 comments

  24. Former NHL Ref Details Altercation with Former Flyer Eric Lindros

    Retired NHL player and referee Paul Stewart wrote a column for the Huffington Post that sheds some light on the relationship referees have with NHL players and coaches. Read more at http://www...

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  25. Rocky Thompson Joins the Coaching Staff

    The Oilers and Dallas Eakins finished tinkering with their coaching staff today with the promotion of Rocky Thompson from his role as an assistant with the Oklahoma City Barons to his new role as an assistant in Edmonton...

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