Brent Seabrook retires from the NHL

Saturday, March 06, 2021 104

Three-time Stanley Cup winner Brent Seabrook announced he is unable to continue playing hockey because of injuries. Reports are, it’s a lingering right hip issue that’s keeping the 35-year-old Chicago Blackhawk defenceman from getting back on the ice. “Not sure it was a decision I made or my body made for me,” Seabrook said in a video […]

NHL Rumors: Penguins, Blackhawks

Thursday, January 02, 2020 96

With Guentzel injury, will Penguins make a trade? The Athletic: Rob Rossi reports with Jake Guentzel out 4-6 months GM Jim Rutherford will likely look to make a trade to replace Guentzel. What could the Penguins offer in a trade? If they find the right forward, they would be willing to trade their first round […]

Chicago Blackhawks miss playoffs for first time in 10 years

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 84

The Colorado Avalanche (40-25-8) snapped a tie with Anaheim for the top spot in the Western Conference wild-card race and moved within two points of Minnesota for third place in the Central Division. “It’s crunch time and I think, not just myself, but everyone is playing really well,” said MacKinnon, who has 13 goals and […]

June 21: This Day in NHL History

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 56

June 21 NHL History 1999: The NHL announces some major changes to regular-season overtime. Under the new rules, each team will get a point in the standings for any game that’s tied after 60 minutes; a team that scores during the five-minute overtime period will receive an additional point. Also, overtime periods will be 4-on-4 (plus […]

June 19: This Day in NHL History

Monday, June 19, 2017 58

THIS DATE IN HISTORY: June 19 1999: The Dallas Stars bring the Stanley Cup to Texas for the first time when they defeat the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 in triple overtime to win Game 6 of the Final at Marine Midland Arena. Brett Hull scores a controversial Cup-winning goal at 14:51 of the third overtime. His foot is […]

June 2: This Day in NHL History

Friday, June 02, 2017 68

June 2 NHL History   1972: The NHL’s new Atlanta franchise, scheduled to begin play in the 1972-73 season, announces that the team will be called the Flames. The nickname is chosen by contest winner Mickey Goodman, a 19-year-old college student at DeKalb University. The Flames keep the name when they move to Calgary in […]

May 29: This Day in NHL History

Monday, May 29, 2017 70

THIS DATE IN HISTORY: May 29 1993: Wayne Gretzky carries the Los Angeles Kings into the Stanley Cup Final for the first time with a record-setting performance. Gretzky sets an NHL record with his eighth playoff hat trick, scoring three goals to help the Kings to a 5-4 victory against the Toronto Maple Leafs in […]

NHL Rumors: Artemi Panarin, Buffalo Sabres, Colorado Avalanche

Wednesday, December 28, 2016 67

Could the Blackhawks trade Artemi Panarin? Chicago Sun-Times: The Chicago Blackhawks will have to free up salary-cap space to re-sign winger Artemi Panarin. The suggested options are to trade goalie Corey Crawford or defenseman Brent Seabrook as one of those moves would give the Blackhawks enough cap space to sign Panarin. The third option is […]

NHL Rumors: Malkin, Fleury, Eriksson

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 74

Blackhawks looking to trade for Evgeni Malkin Yahoo Sports: The trade rumors going around is the Chicago Blackhawks are seriously kicking tires on Evgeni Malkin. It will be interesting to see how they create cap space to make a trade for Malkin. The only way the Blackhawks could make a trade is if they traded […]

NHL Rumors: Setoguchi, 2016 Free agents

Thursday, August 13, 2015 86

The Hockey News: UFA winger Devin Setoguchi, 28, has signed the paperwork for what could be a tryout contract with the Toronto Maple Leafs. The deal has yet to be confirmed by the Leafs. Setoguchi, a one-time 30-goal man will likely be heading to Leafs Nation for a shot at making the team out of […]

NHL Rumors: Seabrook, Stepan, Blues

Thursday, July 09, 2015 61

Edmonton Journal: Chicago Blackhawks defenceman Brent Seabrook might be available for a trade. Will the Edmonton Oilers try and make a trade for him?  If the Blackhawks decide to trade Seabrook, the asking price would be a young defenceman, an established defenceman and a prospect or a pick for Seakbrook. The St. Louis Blues wanted […]

NHL Rumors: Blues, Bruins, Blackhawks

Thursday, May 28, 2015 59

STLToday: The St. Louis Blues have to re-sign Vladimir Tarasenko this summer and he will be looking at a $7 million / year contract. The Blues are already tight against the cap, to free up cap space the Blues will be looking to either trade defenseman Jay Bouwmeester or forward T.J. Oshie. St. Louis will also look at […]