November 28: This Day in NHL History

Tuesday, November 28, 2017 18

November 28 NHL History 1925: Montreal Canadiens goaltender Georges Vezina, playing in his 328th straight game, collapses during a 1-0 loss against the Pittsburgh Pirates. He’s diagnosed with tuberculosis and dies four months later. The Vezina Trophy, now awarded to the best NHL goaltender each season, is donated in his name. 1931: The Toronto Maple Leafs hire Dick Irvin as coach. […]

July 31: This Day in NHL History

Monday, July 31, 2017 24

July 31 NHL History 1913: Forward Bryan Hextall Sr. is born in Grenfell, Saskatchewan. Hextall plays nine full seasons (plus three games each in 1936-37 and 1945-46) with the New York Rangers, scoring 20 goals in seven of them. His overtime goal in Game 6 of the 1940 Final gives the Rangers the third Stanley Cup […]

NHL Rumors: Phaneuf, St.Louis, Canadiens

Monday, June 15, 2015 10

The Score: The Detroit Red Wings are in the market for a blue-liner who can play a physical game and bring relief to some of the team’s veteran defensemen, according to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman. The Red Wings reportedly had interest in Toronto Maple Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf at the trade deadline, but the two sides couldn’t come to […]

NHL Rumors: Franson, St. Louis, Wisniewski

Tuesday, June 02, 2015 11

NBC Sports: It is believed the Colorado Avalanche, Dallas Stars and Florida Panthers are interested in signing UFA Cody Franson. Franson has also expressed interest in returning to the Toronto Maple Leafs. Sportsnet: Elliotte Friedman wonders if the New Jersey Devils might take a run at signing New York Rangers pending UFA winger Martin St. […]

NHL Rumors: Panthers, Rangers, Red Wings

Thursday, December 04, 2014 15

The Hockey News: The Florida Panthers want to ship out some veteran forwards to make room for younger players. Teams have interest in right winger Brad Boyes. Boyes could be a good fit with the Pittsburgh Penguins, who’ve been in market for a scoring winger since October. Detroit Red Wings blueliner Jakub Kindl is on […]

Top 50 Right Wing NHL Fantasy Predictions 2014 – 2015

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View the Top 50 Right Wing NHL Fantasy Projections 2014 – 2015 sorted by most points. Player Team GP G A PTS +/- PPP PIM HITS Blocks SOG Phil Kessel TOR 82 36 44 80 -5 25 26 20 27 295 Patrick Kane CHI 75 30 45 75 8 21 24 16 15 236 Martin […]

Jason Spezza wants out of Ottawa?

Monday, May 12, 2014 11

There is a good chance Ottawa Senators captain Jason Spezza will be traded this offseason. According to TSN Hockey Insider Bob McKenzie, Jason Spezza is “very much in play on the NHL trade market.” The trade rumor stems from Spezza’s exit interview with the Senators this season when he reportedly informed Ottawa ownership that he […]

2013-14 Lady Byng Nominees

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 7

The NHL named Martin St. Louis, Patrick Marleau and Ryan O’Reilly as finalists for the 2013-14 Lady Byng Trophy. The Lady Byng Memorial Trophy is an annual award given to the player adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability. The winner is […]

Martin St. Louis to NYR getting close

Wednesday, March 05, 2014 9

Trade rumors are going around that the Tampa Bay Lightning are really close to trading Martin St. Louis to the New york Rangers. No official confirmations (yet) but hearing Rangers are prepared to trade Ryan Callahan, plus 1st rd pick and 2nd rd pick for Marty St. Louis. Stay tuned …

Latest Martin St. Louis rumors

Thursday, February 27, 2014 10

It appears Martin St. Louis has requested a trade and he only wants to play for the New York Rangers. St. Louis has 1 year left on his contract. The Rangers would have to dump some salary to get St. Louis and the Lightning have no interest in Ryan Callahan who the Rangers are looking […]

Has Martin St. Louis requested a trade?

Monday, February 24, 2014 5

The hot nhl trade rumor going around is – did Martin St. Louis ask for a trade? There is reason to believe in the immediate aftermath of his Jan. 7 snub from the Canadian Olympic team, in some form or another, St. Louis indicated to the Tampa Bay Lightning he may look favorably on a […]