1. Ranking the NHL's Best Remaining Unrestricted Free Agents in 2014 Offseason

    With less than a week to go until NHL teams open their main training camps for the 2014-15 season, the clock is now ticking for the unrestricted free agents who have yet to lock down their next jobs...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 31,295 reads 21 comments

  2. Grades for Top NHL Free-Agent Signings from the 2013 Offseason After 1 Year

    If you're an NHL fan who's hoping for a star turn from your team's newly-signed unrestricted free agent, you might want to temper your expectations...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 4 months ago 26,897 reads 23 comments

  3. NHL Free Agents 2014: Latest on Martin Brodeur and Top Available Players

    While most of the big names available in NHL free agency have already been snapped up, there are still some intriguing players on the market who could potentially make an impact during the upcoming season...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 9,692 reads 7 comments

  4. NHL Free Agency: Rumors and Predictions for Top Remaining Stars

    There have been many NHL free-agent signings already this offseason, but there are still several stars left on the open market who could help a team reach its championship potential...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 5 months ago 3,141 reads 1 comments

  5. The Best Fit for Each of the Top Remaining 2014 NHL Free Agents

    Three weeks after the NHL 's 2014 free-agency window opened, the flow of signings has slowed to a trickle...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 9,609 reads 22 comments

  6. NHL Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Ryan Johansen and More

    The NHL offseason is officially in full swing. While there's already been a frenzy of activity in the free-agent market, and plenty of trades, possible arbitration complications ...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 5 months ago 5,164 reads 1 comments

  7. NHL Teams with the Most Work to Do in 2014 Offseason

    Every summer, all 30 NHL teams try to improve their position in next season's league rankings. It's mathematically impossible for them all to succeed...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 31,263 reads 68 comments

  8. Where Toronto Maple Leafs Can Still Turn for Help in 2014 Offseason

    With the roster nearly set for the beginning of the Toronto Maple Leafs ' 2014-15 season, it is unlikely that fans will see significant changes in the coming weeks. The Leafs do have some cap space with over $10 million still available to the club..

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 5 months ago 2,641 reads 7 comments

  9. 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 5 months ago 3,957 reads 10 comments

  10. NHL Free Agents 2014: Highlighting Best Players Who Have Yet to Find New Homes

    Unlike the NBA offseason, almost all of the meaningful business has been completed in the NHL offseason. The top free agents have already hitched their wagons to their new teams...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 7,020 reads 4 comments

  11. How Each Offseason Addition and Departure Will Affect Los Angeles Kings

    The Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings haven't exactly shocked the hockey world this offseason —a t least not so far. The team's core remains intact, Mike Richards included...

    Eric McKelvie Written by Eric McKelvie about 5 months ago 918 reads 0 comments

  12. Carolina Hurricanes' Forward Depth Continues to Require Improvement

    Despite a great deal of attention and a few bargain additions, the Carolina Hurricanes ' third and fourth forward lines remain woefully undermanned as the third week of NHL free agency approaches...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 5 months ago 2,045 reads 5 comments

  13. The 10 NHL Teams That Have Made the Most of the 2014 Free-Agency Period

    Barely two weeks into the NHL 's free-agency period, most of the best talent has been signed. Many of them were snapped up within a few hours on opening day ...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 5 months ago 3,938 reads 32 comments

  14. The Best Remaining 2014 NHL Free Agents at Every Position

    When NHL free agency opened on July 1, it was only a matter of hours before most of the top players from this year's class inked their new deals...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 4,272 reads 2 comments

  15. 10 NHL Free-Agency Moves Sure to Backfire

    NHL teams head to market each summer with acquisition money and a clear idea about which players to target. Sometimes they lose their man and have to settle for a less ideal option, and sometimes they target the wrong player...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 5 months ago 14,711 reads 36 comments

  16. NHL Rumors: Analyzing Latest Buzz Surrounding Ryan O'Reilly, Chris Butler, More

    The dying embers of NHL free agency might just make for the most entertaining of the entire period. While a financial far cry from the ridiculous half billion that was thrown ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 months ago 2,873 reads 0 comments

  17. Toronto Maple Leafs' Biggest Takeaways from the Start of 2014 Free Agency

    If discretion is truly the better part of valor, then the Toronto Maple Leafs may be on the right path during the 2014 free-agency period...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 5 months ago 3,600 reads 18 comments

  18. NHL Free Agency: Ranking the Top 10 Moves So Far

    NHL free agency can be the land of opportunity. It can also be the river of despair. With general managers tantalized by the prospects of adding NHL-ready talent to fit their respective ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 15,029 reads 29 comments

  19. NHL Free Agents 2014: Rankings and Predictions for Top Unsigned Stars

    The 2014 NHL offseason has started to shape up as one of the most intriguing in years, but there are still several big-name free agents on the open market who could shift the balance of power in both the Eastern and Western Conferences...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 6 months ago 10,432 reads 15 comments

  20. Los Angeles Kings' Biggest Takeaways from the Start of 2014 Free Agency

    The Los Angeles Kings ' biggest move came before free agency opened on July 1 when they re-signed Marian Gaborik to a long-term contract...

    Eric McKelvie Written by Eric McKelvie about 6 months ago 785 reads 0 comments

  21. The Most Overrated and Underrated NHL Free Agents Still Available

    NHL teams have picked over available free agents since July 1, but there's still some quality players available. The danger at this stage is overpaying famous players based on their past...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 6 months ago 43,230 reads 46 comments

  22. NHL Free Agency 2014: Latest Rumors Surrounding Unsigned Talent

    Believe it or not, there were actually some NHL free agents who were not signed within the first day or two during the free-agency period...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 3,480 reads 0 comments

  23. 5 Dates for Boston Bruins Fans to Mark After Week 1 of NHL Free Agency

    A dearth of quantity and quality in acquisitions does not automatically equal a modicum of influence on the Boston Bruins in the NHL ’s 2014 free-agency spree ...

    Al Daniel Written by Al Daniel about 6 months ago 4,885 reads 0 comments

  24. Why Offer Sheets Will Be Extremely Rare in the 2014 NHL Offseason

    Signing a player to an offer sheet is a great idea in principle but is rarely practical or fruitful, like hitchhiking at night or a live-action Garfield movie...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 6 months ago 10,237 reads 10 comments

  25. NHL Free Agents 2014: Ranking Top Players Left on Open Market

    The Stanley Cup Final was entertaining and the 2014 NHL draft built genuine excitement surrounding the offseason, but the landscape of the league shifted after this year’s crop of top free agents chose their final destinations...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 6 months ago 3,620 reads 0 comments