1. Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel: 2015 NHL Entry Draft Sweepstakes

    Let's take a look at the Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel draft sweepstakes—or who are the five teams most likely to be the worst at the end of the 2014-15 NHL season...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about 16 days ago 1,992 reads 1 comments

  2. Hottest NHL Teams Entering the 2014 NHL Playoffs

    Conventional wisdom suggests that a team on a hot streak leading up to the playoffs is likely to continue winning once the playoffs start...

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  3. Phoenix Coyotes: Has Anyone Else Noticed the 'Yotes Are 13-4-2?

    Amid a myriad of stories about how important a hot start is in the NHL , I have read about the great, young Colorado Avalanche . I have read how important new coach Patrick Roy has been to their epic success...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about 9 months ago 819 reads 19 comments

  4. Each NHL Team's Most Efficient Scorer from the 2013 Season

    I have always been intrigued by the NHL player who manages to generate offense despite a lack of ice time or power play minutes or quality line mates...

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  5. 20 Greatest Offensive Defensemen in Montreal Canadiens' History

    Montreal defenseman P.K. Subban has led his team in scoring for most of this abbreviated 2013 season. He is threatening to become the only Montreal Canadiens ' defenseman to ever lead his team in scoring aside from Sprague Cleghorn...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 1 year ago 1,531 reads 2 comments

  6. The Calgary Flames Must Stop Winning NHL Hockey Games

    At the trade deadline on April 3, 2013 the Calgary Flames finally made a decision to begin to try to rebuild the franchise. This decision came three to seven years too late depending on who you talk to, but finally the right decision was made...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 1 year ago 1,558 reads 10 comments

  7. Eight NHL Teams Who Should Be Most Desperate to Rebuild in 2013

    The NHL trade deadline is April 3rd this year. The late, lockout shortened season has pushed it back more than a month. This is still the time for teams with Stanley Cup dreams to add a player or two that will help them move in that direction...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 1 year ago 1,653 reads 51 comments

  8. 2013 U20 World Hockey Championship: Each NHL Team's Prospects

    The NHL lockout made this year's World Junior Hockey Championship the must-see hockey event of the winter...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 1 year ago 3,491 reads 4 comments

  9. Stanley Cup Finals 2012: 13-2 L.A. Kings Look to Emulate 1988 Edmonton Oilers

    The Los Angeles Kings cruised through the first round of the playoffs at a brisk 12-2 pace. While they were at it they didn't lose a road game...

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  10. NHL 2012 Playoffs: The End for This Version of the San Jose Sharks ?

    Coming out of the season-long 2004/05 lockout, a very competitive San Jose Sharks team made a blockbuster trade for Boston Bruin star Joe Thornton . They gave up Marco Sturm, Wayne Primeau and Brad Stuart for the playmaking Thornton...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 1,135 reads 5 comments

  11. Toronto Maple Leafs: Management's Apology to Fans Rings Hollow

    As the owners of the longest current streak for finishing out of the playoffs (since 2004) in the NHL and not winning a Stanley Cup (since1967), the management of the Toronto Maple ...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 855 reads 13 comments

  12. 7 Reasons Why Patrick Roy Can't Be the Montreal Canadiens' Next GM or Coach

    Now that Pierre Gauthier has finally been fired by the Montreal Canadiens, the search for a new general manager can begin in earnest...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 3,324 reads 0 comments

  13. Montreal Canadiens Fire GM Pierre Gauthier: Better Late Than Never

    After an epically bad season in Montreal, general manager Pierre Gauthier finally has been fired. The troubled team was beset by a series of incomprehensible managerial moves throughout the year...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 1,540 reads 2 comments

  14. L.A. Kings: Is Dean Lombardi Rebuilding the 2011 Philadelphia Flyers?

    Last June 23rd, the Philadelphia Flyers traded captain Mike Richards and his nine years at $5.75 million a year to the Los Angeles Kings for prime prospect Brayden Schenn, physical NHL winger Wayne Simmonds and a second-round pick in 2012...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 1,397 reads 0 comments

  15. Montreal Canadiens: Andrei Markov Finally Returns to Roster, but for How Long?

    Injuries have kept defenseman Andrei Markov out of the lineup for the better part of the last three seasons. The last time he played a near-full season was 2008-09, when he had 64 points in 78 games...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 1,048 reads 6 comments

  16. Max Pacioretty Scores 30 Goals: First Canadien Since Alexei Kovalev in 2008

    In a Thursday night matchup between lottery pick contenders, Montreal Canadiens ' winger Max Pacioretty scored two goals, his 29th and 30th of the 2011-2012 season...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 2,163 reads 2 comments

  17. Andrei Kostitsyn Dealt from Montreal to Nashville on NHL Trade Deadline Day

    On a trade deadline day where the emphasis has been on the dead, the Montreal Canadiens managed to move a second unrestricted free agent...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 1,103 reads 5 comments

  18. Canadiens Trade UFA Hal Gill to Nashville for 2nd Round Pick and Blake Geoffrion

    Pierre Gauthier finally has acknowledged the inevitable and has started to try to extract some value from the players he has who are scheduled to be unrestricted free agents this summer...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 720 reads 1 comments

  19. Detroit Red Wings Have Not Set an NHL Record for Home Wins

    In the middle of every good news hockey story there seems to some nit-picking, mean-spirited, nay-sayer who tells you why it isn't good news. In the case of the Detroit Red Wings record home winning streak, that person would be me...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 1,144 reads 22 comments

  20. 8 Montreal Canadiens Likely on the Trade Market

    Despite the recent divinely-driven winning streak , Montreal needs to be trading players for prospects and draft picks. This season is over. Montreal has to get ready for the offseason...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 5,336 reads 9 comments

  21. Catholic Church in Montreal Encouraging Prayer to Get Les Habitants in Playoffs

    It has always been difficult to separate church from state in Quebec. It's generally considered impossible to separate the Montreal Canadiens from religion in the province...

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  22. 7 Easy Steps to Get the Montreal Canadiens Back on Track for 2012-13

    The Montreal Canadiens started this season like most sports teams in a new season—with a healthy optimism . No rational fans felt they could compete for a Stanley Cup, but most probably believed the team had a legitimate shot at the playoffs...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 3,588 reads 5 comments

  23. Chicago Blackhawks Pick Up Veteran Center Brendan Morrison for Playoff Run

    Brendan Morrison of the Calgary Flames , in the last year of a $1.25 million-per-year contract, has been moved by Flames GM Jay Feaster to Chicago for defenseman Brian Connelly...

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  24. Sidney Crosby Suffering from an Undetected Fractured Vertebrae for a Year?

    A disturbing complication has come to the Sidney Crosby concussion story, as reported by Bruce Arthur in the National Post early this morning...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 227 reads 5 comments

  25. NHL All-Star Voting Requires Fans to Assemble Their Own NHL All-Star Teams Again

    Another season of fan voting has seen another all-star team picked to placate the needs of the host city of the NHL all-star game. Internet ballot stuffing is starting to give democracy a bad name...

    Scott  Weldon Written by Scott Weldon about over 2 years ago 733 reads 3 comments