1. NHL Buzz: Answering Your Questions

    For today's edition of NHL Buzz, I will be answering all your questions as well as add some regular rumors that you did not ask about. Rumors Various media outlets are reporting that they expect the NHL's decision on the Ilya Kovalchuk contract today...

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  2. NHL Buzz: Is Dustin Penner Being Shopped?

    Matthew Barry of Hockeybuzz.com is reporting that the Edmonton Oilers are shopping Dustin Penner. He also notes that the LA Kings are interested...

    Todd Cordell Written by Todd Cordell about 4 years ago 2,711 reads 73 comments

  3. NHL Free Agency: Clarke MacArthur Signs With the Maple Leafs

    Brian Burke and the Toronto Maple Leafs have announced that they have signed forward Clarke MacArthur to a one-year deal worth 1.1 million dollars. MacArthur adds depth up front...

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  4. NHL Buzz: Are the Edmonton Oilers Interested in Antti Niemi?

    For those who don't know, Oilers goaltender Nikolai Khabibulin's court hearing yesterday didn't go over very well. Khabibulin will now spend a minimum of 30 days in jail...

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  5. NHL Buzz: Ilya Kovalchuk Gives the NHL a Deadline

    Dmitry Chesnokov of Yahoo! Sports is reporting that Ilya Kovalchuk and his agent(s) have given the NHL a deadline to approve one of the many contracts the Devils and Kovalchuk have agreed upon...

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  6. NHL Buzz: Devils and Kovalchuk Head Back to the Drawing Board

    According to Tom Gulitti of Fire and Ice, the New Jersey Devils and Ilya Kovalchuk will go back to the drawing board once again. Gulitti also notes that Devils GM Lou Lamoriello is not frustrated with this process at all...

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  7. NHL Free Agency: Willie Mitchell Signs with Los Angeles Kings

    The Los Angeles Kings have just announced that they have reached a verbal agreement with defenseman Willie Mitchell. Mitchell was selected 199th overall in the 1996 NHL Draft by the New Jersey Devils...

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  8. Raffi Torres Signs with the Vancouver Canucks

    According to multiple media outlets, the Vancouver Canucks have signed UFA forward Raffi Torres. Torres was drafted fifth overall in the 2000 NHL draft by the New York Islanders...

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  9. NHL Buzz: New Jersey Devils and Ilya Kovalchuk Hit Another Road Block

    For all those fans who thought the Ilya Kovalchuk saga was finally coming to an end, you're wrong. Once again the Devils and Kovalchuk hit a road block with the NHL...

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  10. NHL Buzz: New Jersey Devils Close to Another Contract with Kovalchuk

    Various reports have been suggesting that the New Jersey Devils and Ilya Kovalchuk are closing in on a contract. Two reports even suggest it will happen today. As a hockey fan you should be thrilled when this happens for a few reasons...

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  11. NHL: Bryan Little Re-Signs in Atlanta

    The Atlanta Thrashers have announced that they have agreed on a contract extension with restricted free agent Bryan Little...

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  12. NHL Buzz: Willie Mitchell Expected To Make Decision Soon

    Willie Mitchell is expected to make his playing decision today or tomorrow. The Washington Capitals, San Jose Sharks, LA Kings, and Vancouver Canucks continue to express interest...

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  13. NHL: Three Keys to the Atlanta Thrashers' Success

    In no particular order, here are the Atlanta Thrashers' three keys to success this season. Goaltending Last season the Atlanta Thrashers were 25th in the NHL in goals against per game, averaging over three per game...

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  14. Anaheim Ducks: Three Keys To Success This Season

    This is a new 30 part series I will be doing for each and every team. Most days I will only do one but some days you might see two or three teams done, so stay tuned. In no particular order here are the Anaheim Ducks three keys to success this season...

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  15. NHL Buzz Sunday, August 22nd: Sharks Targeting Willie Mitchell and Kevin Bieksa

    Chris Vivlamore of the AJC reports that the Atlanta Thrashers are close to an extension with RFA forward Bryan Little. It is also worth noting that the Thrashers are also in talks with Niclas Bergfors regarding a contract extension...

    Todd Cordell Written by Todd Cordell about 4 years ago 2,664 reads 9 comments

  16. NHL Fantasy Analysis: Boston Bruins

    Today's edition of fantasy analysis features the Boston Bruins. Tomorrow is the Buffalo Sabres. BOSTON BRUINS All predictions are based on if the player were to play all 82 games...

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  17. NHL Buzz: Willie Mitchell To Make His Decision Monday or Tuesday

    The Devils are still in talks with Ilya Kovalchuk. I am hearing they are progressing, but nothing is too close yet...

    Todd Cordell Written by Todd Cordell about 4 years ago 2,582 reads 13 comments

  18. NHL: An In-Depth Look at the Central Division

    Today, I am going to take an in depth look at the Central division. Detroit Red Wings Key additions: Mike Modano, Jiri Hudler, and Ruslan Salei Key losses: Brett Lebda and Kirk Maltby Up front the Red Wings are a much improved group...

    Todd Cordell Written by Todd Cordell about 4 years ago 1,231 reads 7 comments

  19. NHL Fantasy Analysis: Anaheim Ducks

    This is a 30 part series that my partner Joseph Trenton (Canucks writer at MTRMedia) and I will be doing. This will be a team by team fantasy analysis that will bring you predictions for 23 players on each team for all the main categories...

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  20. NHL Buzz: Friday, August 20

    Alex Semin was in a car accident last night, several reports suggest that he is all right. Dmitry Chesnokov of Yahoo! Sports is reporting that Ilya Kovalchuk's Russian agent has received no indication that Kovalchuk will even consider the KHL...

    Todd Cordell Written by Todd Cordell about 4 years ago 1,753 reads 11 comments

  21. NHL: An In-Depth Look at the Northeast Division

    Today, I am going to take an in depth look at the Northeast division. Buffalo Sabres Key additions: Rob Niedermayer, Jordan Leopold, and Shaone Morrison Key losses: Raffi Torres, ...

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  22. NHL Buzz: Thursday, August 19th

    The Florida Panthers are among the teams interested, it has basically been confirmed by their GM Dale Tallon. In an interview with NHL.com regarding Niemi he said "Do I have interest in him? We have any player with his history, that is a champion...

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  23. NHL: An In-Depth Look at the Southeast Division

    Today, I am going to take an in depth look at the Southeast division. Washington Capitals Key acquisitions: DJ King (only acquisition) Key losses: Brendan Morrison, Joe Corvo, Shaone ...

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  24. NHL Buzz: Wednesday, August 18

    According to Andy Strickland, the St. Louis Blues are interested in UFA forward Bill Sweatt. The two sides will meet sometime next week. Will DePaoli of Inside Pittsburgh Sports is reporting that the Penguins have not contacted Bill Sweatt as of yet...

    Todd Cordell Written by Todd Cordell about 4 years ago 2,123 reads 36 comments

  25. NHL: An In-Depth Look at the Atlantic Division

    Today, I am going to take an in depth look at the Atlantic division. New Jersey Devils Key acquisitions: Anton Volchenkov, Henrik Tallinder, Jason Arnott, Johan Hedberg Key losses: ...

    Todd Cordell Written by Todd Cordell about 4 years ago 936 reads 6 comments