1. BT's 10 Bold 2010-11 NHL Predictions: The Dallas Stars

    In reading an article written on Jack Campbell just after he was drafted by Dallas this past June, the first line pretty much sums up the Stars' recent struggles: They didn't finish off the decade as well as they started it...

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  2. BT's 10 Bold 2010-11 NHL Predictions: The Columbus Blue Jackets

    The Blue Jackets have had some of the most fleeting success of any of their expansion cousins.While the Nashville Predators have never made it out of the first round of the playoffs, they've at least made the postseason five times...

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  3. BT's 10 Bold 2010-11 NHL Predictions: The Colorado Avalanche

    The Colorado Avalanche were one of the biggest surprises last season, getting huge contributions out of rookies and players who had been relegated to reduced roles on other teams...

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  4. BT's 10 Bold 2010-11 NHL Predictions: The Chicago Blackhawks

    Have we ever seen a Stanley Cup champion dismantled to the point Chicago was this off-season? Yes all of the major pieces (Kane, Toews, Keith, Seabrook) are all still there, but they ...

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  5. BT's 10 Bold 2010-11 NHL Predictions: The Carolina Hurricanes

    With the Junior Hockey pre-season underway in the Canadian Hockey League, some fans are getting a last look at their favorite stars before they head off to make their mark on NHL training camps...

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  6. BT's 10 Bold 2010-11 NHL Predictions: The Calgary Flames

    Alright, so based on some prior confusion, I suppose we need a few ground rules, or at least outline a few things:1) The stretch is just that—a stretch. It's not a real prediction folks, so just calm down...

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  7. BT's 10 Bold 2010-11 NHL Predictions: The Buffalo Sabres

    The Buffalo Sabres have been an up-and-down team for a few years, but whenever they're down, they always seem to recover...

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  8. BT's 10 Bold 2010-11 NHL Predictions: The Boston Bruins

    Boston is a team of history and tradition. After a year that saw them take the Northeast Division and breakout goalie Tim Thomas take home the Vezina, things slid backwards last year...

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  9. BT's 10 Bold 2010-11 NHL Predictions: The Atlanta Thrashers

    With one out of the way, we're free to continue on down the alphabet, or at least stay on the same letter. After getting the Anaheim Ducks out of the way yesterday, it's time to move ...

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  10. BT's 10 Bold 2010-11 NHL Predictions: The Anaheim Ducks

    For the past two years I've been doing team-by-team previews here on Bleacher Report. That means, for every day of September (and a few of August or October) I'm running out a look ...

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  11. NHL Offseason Rumor Roundup

    With nothing much going on right now at this point in the offseason, there are just a few rumors that need dealing with, while a handful of players are still drawing interest on the free agent market...

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  12. 12 NHL Players That Do More Than Score

    There isn't a fan in the NHL that doesn't like goals. If they didn't, why watch the sport? We often find ourselves putting way too much credit into those lofty goal totals though...

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  13. NHL Rumors: Ilya Kovalchuk Never Rests and Trade Bait News

    Seriously? The Ilya Kovalchuk saga was supposed to be over. Now it just gets weirder and weirder. It's quite unfortunately really: With the official signing of Kovalchuk, it was expected ...

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  14. NHL Rumors: Where Will Ilya Kovalchuk, Simon Gagne and Mike Modano End Up?

    While most of the big-name signees have put pen to paper and are now preparing for a whole new training camp, there are still a couple of interesting names out there...

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  15. 25 NHLers Who Could Still be Dealt this Offseason

    Trades happen every year and can happen at any time. The trade deadline, the draft, training camp, and nearly any other day that doesn't fall between the beginning of March and the ...

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  16. Takin' a T/O With BT: Athletes Against the BP Oil Spill

    What do you get when two NHL'ers, two NFL fullbacks, a snowboarder, a Tennis pro, a pro racer, and three Olympians spend an afternoon on a boat together in the Gulf of Mexico? Environmental ...

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  17. NHL Free Agency: Big Hits and Misses Through the Years

    Everybody's waiting for him to sign. It's assumed that Ilya Kovalchuk could very well become the biggest acquisition ever made by any team in free agency. Then again, we hear that every year...

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  18. NHL Free Agency: After Four Days, What NHL Teams Still Need

    Dan Hamhuis was one of the biggest targets in free agency, as two teams traded for his rights. He signed with neither, instead opting for the Vancouver Canucks, and while Flyers fans ...

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  19. In the Mail: 10 Players Who'll Have to Settle for Training Camp Invites

    It happens every year, and 2010 will be no different. A player will enter the free agency market with high expectations for themselves. They'll set a price that their former team doesn't match, or had no intentions of even discussing with them...

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  20. Takin' a T/O With BT: Boston is Where Marc Savard Belongs

    Now that Tyler Seguin is officially a Boston Bruin, that's it. Someone has to be shipped out of Boston, because there are just two many centres and not enough ice time to go around...

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  21. 2010 NHL Mock Draft: BT and Bass, Picks 24-30

    So the NHL tried to thwart Alan and I yet again. On Tuesday when we posted picks 1-8 and 8-15, the Boston Bruins immediately swung that trade the saw the 15th overall pick change hands...

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  22. 2010 NHL Mock Draft: BT and Bass, Picks 8-15

    Please Note: This article was completed and posted before the 15th pick (and Dennis Wideman) was sent to Florida by Boston in exchange for Nathan Horton. Earlier on Tuesday, Alan Bass posted picks 1-8 of our mock draft...

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  23. Takin' a T/O With BT: Nashville Predators Now Driving the 2010 OffSeason

    While you can say there's no rest for the wicked, it wasn't the New Jersey Devils making (multiple) waves today. It was the Nashville Predators...

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  24. Dan Hamhuis: Why the Trade Works for the Nashville Predators and the Flyers

    While everyone in Montreal is still wringing their hands over the Jaroslav Halak trade, we must remember that life goes on in the NHL. That is, unless you're a Montreal Canadiens' General Manager who trades a goalie...

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  25. Takin' a T/O with BT: Ville Leino Flies High in Philadelphia, Cup or Not

    It's usually the Detroit Red Wings who benefit from this kind of luck, not the other way around. So how could someone believe it when a former-Red Wing struck it big? For the Philadelphia ...

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