1. NHL Free Agent Rumors/News: Predators' New Uniforms and the Latest NHL News

    Hang in there, folks. The signings have begun to dwindle and the trades aren't flowing in at nearly the same capacity. It's the dead zone...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about almost 3 years ago 1,122 reads 4 comments

  2. The 42 Most Insane Passes in Recent NHL History (Video)

    An assist is as good as a goal. Anyone who grew up playing hockey, or was surrounded by the game, has likely heard that phrased uttered ad nauseum throughout his or her life, but it's often the truth...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about almost 3 years ago 1,573 reads 13 comments

  3. NHL Predictions 2011-12: Predicting the Record for Every Team Next Season

    Wait, the only thing on television is the MLB All Star Game ? You mean there's really no more hockey until October? That's right, folks...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about almost 3 years ago 4,500 reads 109 comments

  4. Sidney Crosby and 25 Other NHL Question Marks: Will They Rebound in 2011-2012?

    The NHL is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're going to get. In 2010-2011 that was the case, as plenty of players and teams left the hockey world with a funny taste ...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 3,051 reads 28 comments

  5. NHL Free Agency/Trade Rumors: Steven Stamkos, Alex Semin and Ales Hemsky News

    Who says free-agent frenzy is just a weekend-long event? Today, a week after NHL free agency began, there still remains a lot of uncertainty regarding the future of some superstar players...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 2,676 reads 11 comments

  6. NHL 2011-2012: What Each Team Needs in Order to Reach Next Level

    During NHL free agency, every team has a shot at the Stanley Cup. Whether a team just drafted first overall in the 2011 NHL draft or finished drying themselves off after two weeks ...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 2,142 reads 14 comments

  7. The 50 Most Beloved Players in NHL History

    Throughout the history of the NHL , there have been players who just have a special something about them. When you head to the rink, that guy's number is on everybody's back...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 4,537 reads 36 comments

  8. NHL Trade Scenarios: Most Likely Addition for Each Team

    With the dust settling from Friday's free agency frenzy, teams now have a clear picture of their 2011-2012 roster and what holes still need to be plugged before the start of opening day...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 4,488 reads 5 comments

  9. NHL Free Agent 2011 Signings: Tracking and Grading the Moves of All 30 Teams

    If last weekend made your head spin with the trades by the Philadelphia Flyers in conjunction with the NHL draft, then you may want to take a seat and a deep breath before turning on the television this weekend...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 13,883 reads 14 comments

  10. NHL Free Agency 2011: Tracking and Grading the Signings and Departures

    If last weekend made your head spin with the trades by the Philadelphia Flyers in conjunction with the NHL draft, then you may want to take a seat and a deep breath before turning on the television this weekend...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 1,235 reads 5 comments

  11. NHL Free Agent Rumors: Top 25 Players Likely Changing Teams & Where They'll Go

    One team's trash is another team's treasure; the story of NHL Free Agency. There are some big time names on the market this offseason that have either worn out their welcome with ...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 3,949 reads 32 comments

  12. NHL Free Agency 2011: The 6 Rumors Most Likely to Happen

    July 1 is a great day for a few reasons. Summer weather is in full force, Independence Day is on the horizon, and NHL Free Agent rumors become reality as unrestricted free agents pick a destination ending all of the speculation...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 13,395 reads 33 comments

  13. NHL Free Agent Rumors: Brad Richards, Pitkanen, Varlamov, and the Flyers' Plans

    You think last week was wild? You haven't seen anything yet. Friday, July 1st marks the start of NHL free agency, and with it comes a myriad of rumors, contract offers and big-time signings by NHL teams...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 2,618 reads 7 comments

  14. NHL Draft 2011: Report Card for Every Single NHL Team After Day 2

    Evaluating a bunch of 18-year-old kids is far from an exact science, and projecting how well each team did evaluating those prospects is even farther from an exact science...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 3,991 reads 22 comments

  15. NHL Draft 2011: Winners and Losers from the 2011 NHL Draft in Minnesota

    For most teams, the 2011 NHL draft was a chance to add some key pieces to the foundation of their franchise's future. Other teams took this weekend's draft as an opportunity to stockpile talented players to round out an already solid system...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 1,852 reads 2 comments

  16. 2011 NHL Draft Results: Tracking Tomas Jurco and All the Steals of Day 2

    The first round of the 2011 NHL draft went mostly as planned with very few huge trades and surprise picks. However, there are some big names that fell through the cracks of the first round that will makes teams drafting early in day two very happy...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 4,751 reads 13 comments

  17. 2011 NHL Draft: Rumors, Order, Prospects, Mock Drafts, Rankings and Start Time

    Just as quickly as the NHL wrapped up its season last evening with the annual NHL Awards Show, a new season is starting back up tomorrow night with the 2011 NHL Draft ...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 3,370 reads 0 comments

  18. NHL Draft 2011: The Best Scorer, Goalie, Defenseman and More

    The Central Scouting Service has released its final set of player rankings for the 2011 NHL draft, but fans are still left to distinguish what each player does best. That's where these rankings come in...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 1,593 reads 0 comments

  19. 2011 NHL Draft: The Best Pick at Each 1st-Round Spot in Draft History

    For fans of the Edmonton Oilers and Colorado Avalanche it's easy to get excited about this weekend's NHL Entry Draft. Those teams are going to land one of the top prospects who has a chance to compete for playing time immediately...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 741 reads 3 comments

  20. NHL Draft 2011: News, Start Time, Mock Drafts, Prospects, Draft Order, and TV

    The 2011 NBA draft might be stealing the headlines this week, but Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Adam Larsson, Jonathan Huberdeau and other top prospects have June 24th circled on their schedules, the date of the 2011 NHL draft in Minnesota...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 167 reads 1 comments

  21. NHL Draft 2011: Top 11 American-Born Players Available and Where They'll Go

    American hockey fans know the drill. Canadian-born players dominate the NHL Entry Draft. Even European players give the American-born kids a run for their money. The 2011 NHL Draft ought to be the same old song and dance for USA's finest...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 1,683 reads 5 comments

  22. 2011 NHL Draft: Each Team's Biggest Prospect Need

    Over the next five days, NHL fans will read countless 2011 NHL Mock Drafts that take into account many factors, perhaps the biggest of which being team needs. However, many take into account current team needs...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 3,759 reads 7 comments

  23. NHL Trade Rumors and Free Agency: NHL Draft, Bryzgalov, Lidstrom and Other News

    Are you ready, hockey fans? The next few weeks will see so many rumors flying around regarding the 2011 NHL Draft and the start of NHL free agency that most hockey fans will be left dazed and confused by early July...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 6,611 reads 1 comments

  24. NHL Trade Rumors and Free Agency: 2011 NHL Draft Trade Rumors and Ilya Bryzgalov

    That's all she wrote, folks. The 2011 Stanley Cup Finals are in the books, and over-anxious hockey fans now have from now until the beginning of October to speculate on everything ...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 6,215 reads 2 comments

  25. 2011 NHL Mock Draft: Projecting All the 1st-Round Picks

    While the 2011 Stanley Cup Finals festivities are stealing the headlines and taking the hockey world by storm, the Edmonton Oilers are preparing for what has become their own Stanley Cup: the NHL Draft...

    Matthew Fairburn Written by Matthew Fairburn about 3 years ago 61,773 reads 43 comments