1. The Best and Worst Free-Agent Signings from the Salary Cap Era

    Up until 2005, NHL teams could sign players to whatever financial terms they desired. Teams such as the New York Rangers and Detroit Red Wings were allowed to throw money at the ...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 12,527 reads 28 comments

  2. 2013 NHL Free Agency: The Biggest Bargains Available This Summer

    2013 NHL free agency is upon us, and that means only one thing: some players are about to get seriously overpaid. A mildly washed up 41-year-old Jaromir Jagr is going to make $5 million a year...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 7,425 reads 5 comments

  3. 2014 NHL Mock Draft: Early First-Round Projections

    The 2013 NHL draft is now in the rear view, clearing the way for the 2014 NHL draft, which will take place in Philadelphia next year on June 27 and 28. The conversation will no longer be about Seth Jones , Nathan MacKinnon and Jonathan Drouin...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 21,488 reads 6 comments

  4. Top 50 Prospects After the 2013 NHL Draft

    The 2013 NHL Draft brought an influx of talent into the league's pool of future stars. The likes of Seth Jones , Nathan MacKinnon and Jonathan Drouin join Evgeny Kuznetsov, Ryan Strome ...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 42,011 reads 59 comments

  5. Madison Bowey: Prospect Profile for Washington Capitals' 2nd-Round Pick

    Player: Madison Bowey Drafted By: Washington Capitals (53rd overall) Position: Defense Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 2,582 reads 2 comments

  6. Nicolas Petan: Prospect Profile for Winnipeg Jets' 2nd-Round Pick

    Player: Nicolas Petan Drafted By: Winnipeg Jets (43rd overall) Position : Center Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 2,069 reads 0 comments

  7. Adam Erne: Prospect Profile for Tampa Bay Lightning 2nd-Round Pick

    Player: Adam Erne Drafted By: Tampa Bay Lightning (33rd overall) Position: Left Wing Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 2,712 reads 0 comments

  8. Mirco Mueller: Prospect Profile for San Jose Sharks' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Mirco Mueller Drafted By: San Jose Sharks (18th overall) Position: Defense Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 5,190 reads 7 comments

  9. Ryan Pulock: Prospect Profile for New York Islanders' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Ryan Pulock Drafted By: New York Islanders (15th overall) Position: Defense Final Central Scouting Rating: No...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 5,234 reads 3 comments

  10. Samuel Morin: Prospect Profile for Philadelphia Flyers' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Samuel Morin Drafted By: Philadelphia Flyers (11th overall) Position: Defenseman Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 13,274 reads 10 comments

  11. Valeri Nichushkin: Prospect Profile for Dallas Stars' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Valeri Nichushkin Drafted By: Dallas Stars (10th overall) Position: Right Wing Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 2,354 reads 0 comments

  12. Bo Horvat: Prospect Profile for Vancouver Canucks' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Bo Horvat Drafted By: Vancouver Canucks (9th overall) Position : Center Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 9,300 reads 2 comments

  13. Darnell Nurse: Prospect Profile for Edmonton Oilers 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Darnell Nurse Drafted By: Edmonton Oilers (7th overall) Position: Defense Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 2,529 reads 0 comments

  14. Seth Jones: Prospect Profile for Nashville Predators' 1st-Round Pick

    Player: Seth Jones Drafted By: Nashville Predators (4th overall) Position: Defense Final Central Scouting Ranking: No...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 2,716 reads 11 comments

  15. NHL Draft 2013: Live Results, Trades, Analysis and Reaction

    The 2013 NHL draft is ongoing, and Nathan MacKinnon is the first overall selection for the Colorado Avalanche...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 111,376 reads 22 comments

  16. 2013 NHL Draft: The Perfect Prospect for Every Lottery Team

    The 2013 NHL draft is only a few days away, and the front offices of all 30 teams have their perfect player earmarked in hopes of getting the chance to draft him...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 2,435 reads 5 comments

  17. Most Dazzling Images from the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

    There isn't a sporting event on the face of the planet that features highs and lows better than the Stanley Cup Playoffs, and 2013's version of the spectacle was no different...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 2,310 reads 1 comments

  18. NHL Draft 2013: 20 Most Impressive Prospect Highlight Videos on YouTube

    If you're looking for the best highlight reels and compilations featuring players like Seth Jones , Nathan MacKinnon , Jonathan Drouin and Aleksander Barkov , then you've come to the right place...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 2,298 reads 0 comments

  19. NHL Draft 2013: 10 Bold Predictions for This Year's Event

    The 2013 NHL draft is right around the corner, and it's shaping up to be one of the most interesting versions of the event we've seen in a long while...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 14,935 reads 44 comments

  20. 2013 NHL Draft: Ranking the 10 Best Centers in This Year's Class

    There are several tantalizing talents at center in the 2013 NHL draft—from Nathan MacKinnon and Aleksander Barkov to Bo Horvat and Max Domi , there seems to be a player-type to fit any need that a team could be trying to fill...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 4,742 reads 15 comments

  21. Calling Fact or Fiction on the Biggest Rumors Buzzing Around the NHL

    The 2013 Stanley Cup Final has been an epic battle so far, and the only thing we know for certain at this point is that either the Boston Bruins or Chicago Blackhawks will be champions by the end of the week...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 1,677 reads 2 comments

  22. Bruins vs. Blackhawks: Grading Each Superstar in 2013 Stanley Cup Final

    Game 4 of the 2013 Stanley Cup Final was thrilling, and the Chicago Blackhawks are heading back to the Windy City with a tied series after downing the Boston Bruins in a wild OT game...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 2,857 reads 15 comments

  23. 2013 NHL Draft: Potential All-Stars Who Will Go Outside of the Top 3 Picks

    All the chatter heading into the 2013 NHL draft seems to center around the "big three" of Seth Jones , Nathan MacKinnon and Jonathan Drouin...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 3,100 reads 6 comments

  24. Who Deserved the 2013 Hart Trophy: Alex Ovechkin or Sidney Crosby?

    Whether they like it or not, Alex Ovechkin and Sidney Crosby will forever be associated with one another and have their accomplishments compared side by side...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 5,851 reads 52 comments

  25. Ranking the Boston Bruins Stars' 2013 Playoff Performances

    The Boston Bruins have had a rather miraculous run to the Stanley Cup Final, and power ranking their top performers from top to bottom really brought home just how much depth this team has...

    Franklin Steele Written by Franklin Steele about 1 year ago 1,757 reads 4 comments