1. Each NHL Team's Potential Superstar of the Future

    The NHL is currently full of superstars like Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin, but there are prospects and young players who have the potential to become superstars...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 53,788 reads 71 comments

  2. The Most Desperate Signings of the 2013 NHL Free-Agency Period Thus Far

    NHL free agency can be a hit-or-miss proposition, and sometimes a franchise makes desperate signings after striking out on the big-name free agents...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 7,537 reads 25 comments

  3. The Most Shocking Departures from the NHL

    Ilya Kovalchuk shocked the world by announcing his retirement from the NHL via a New Jersey Devils press release , but he is not the first to leave the league in a shocking manner...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 7,267 reads 8 comments

  4. Signed NHL Free Agents with the Most to Prove in 2013-14 Season

    During NHL free agency, teams often sign players to lofty contracts that come with expectations. This year’s class features different types of players breaking the back in ...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 3,070 reads 10 comments

  5. Biggest Remaining Need for Every NHL Team After Start of 2013 Free Agency Period

    The initial NHL free-agency frenzy came and went with a ton of fanfare, and each team still has some needs to address...

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  6. Brendan Shanahan: Former NHL Star Inducted to 2013 Hockey Hall of Fame Class

    The Hockey Hall of Fame committee should have inducted Brendan Shanahan last year, but now he is officially headed to Toronto for enshrinement...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 3,216 reads 2 comments

  7. Scott Niedermayer: Former NHL Star Inducted to 2013 Hockey Hall of Fame Class

    The Hockey Hall of Fame committee made the right choice when they named Scott Niedermayer as a member of the 2013 class. Niedermayer had an amazing career, and he truly deserved to be recognized for all his efforts and triumphs as an NHL superstar...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 3,265 reads 3 comments

  8. Chris Chelios: Former NHL Star Inducted to 2013 Hockey Hall of Fame Class

    The Hockey Hall of Fame committee made the right choice when they named Chris Chelios as a member of the 2013 class. Chelios had an amazing career, and he truly deserved to be recognized for all his efforts and triumphs as an NHL superstar...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 7,127 reads 25 comments

  9. NHL Free Agency 2013: Playing Fact or Fiction with the Biggest Rumors

    The opening of NHL free agency on July 5 was a huge bang for players such as the Toronto Maple Leafs' David Clarkson, the Detroit Red Wings' Daniel Alfredsson and various others, but there are still some big rumors percolating...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 24,312 reads 14 comments

  10. Penguins Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

    The Pittsburgh Penguins had a quiet day highlighted by the re-signing of Craig Adams, and the addition of defenseman Rob Scuderi, because they made their major moves before the start of free agency...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 10,236 reads 1 comments

  11. Red Wings Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

    The Detroit Red Wings revamped their top six today with the additions of Daniel Alfredsson and Stephen Weiss, and project to be contenders in 2013-14. UPDATE: July 5, 4:39 p...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 12,063 reads 41 comments

  12. Boston Bruins Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

    The Boston Bruins may have lost Nathan Horton, Andrew Ference and Anton Khudobin to free-agency, but the addition of Jarome Iginla and the swap of Tyler Seguin for Loui Eriksson should allow them to contend for the Cup in 2013-14...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 10,959 reads 6 comments

  13. New York Rangers Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

    The New York Rangers bolstered their bottom six by signing Dominic Moore and Benoit Pouliot, but there could be trades on the horizon because of the need for cap space to re-sign key-restricted free agents...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 8,947 reads 15 comments

  14. Philadelphia Flyers Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

    The Philadelphia Flyers made their biggest moves before the start of free agency, but the addition of goaltender Ray Emery will shore up the team's goaltending situation. UPDATE July 5, 2013 5:21 p...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 14,313 reads 8 comments

  15. Maple Leafs Rumors: Latest Free Agent Updates and Trade Chatter

    The Toronto Maple Leafs made two of the biggest splashes of the day by signing David Clarkson and re-signing Tyler Bozak, but they may end up regretting the compliance buyout of Mikhail Grabovski...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 18,799 reads 136 comments

  16. 1 Perfect Fit for Every NHL Team in 2013 Free Agency

    NHL free agency opens on Friday, and general managers will feverishly try to sign as many free agents as possible...

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  17. Ranking the NHL's 10 Most Overrated Free Agents in 2013 Offseason

    During NHL 's free-agency period, teams overspend on players, and this year there are players who are overrated because of a diluted market...

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  18. Every NHL Team's Worst Free-Agent Signing in History

    NHL free agency is an interesting time of the year in which general managers spend copious amounts of cash and coin...

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  19. NHL Draft 2013: Ranking This Year's Biggest Reaches

    The 2013 NHL draft came and went with a ton of fanfare, and there were a number of "interesting" selections early in the draft...

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  20. Anthony Duclair: Prospect Profile for New York Rangers' 3rd-Round Pick

    Player: Anthony Duclair Drafted By: New York Rangers (80th overall) Position: Left Wing Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

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  21. Chris Bigras: Prospect Profile for Columbus Blue Jackets' 2nd-Round Pick

    Player: Chris Bigras Drafted By: Columbus Blue Jackets (32nd overall) Position: Defense Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 year ago 1,661 reads 1 comments

  22. Ian McCoshen: Prospect Profile for Florida Panthers' 2nd-Round Pick

    Player: Ian McCoshen Drafted By: Florida Panthers (31st overall) Position: Defense Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

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  23. Frederik Gauthier: Prospect Profile on Toronto Maple Leafs' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Frederik Gauthier Drafted By: Toronto Maple Leafs (21st overall) Position: Center / Winger Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

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  24. Alexander Wennberg: Prospect Profile for Columbus Blue Jackets' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Alexander Wennberg Drafted By: Columbus Blue Jackets (14th overall) Position: Center Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

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  25. Josh Morrissey: Prospect Profile for Winnipeg Jets' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Josh Morrissey Drafted By: Winnipeg Jets (13th overall) Position: Defense Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

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