Top 100 point predictions for 2017 – 2018 NHL season

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 35

Will Connor McDavid lead the NHL in scoring for the 2nd year in a row or can Sidney Crosby win the Art Ross Trophy once again? There will be no 50 goal scorer again this season. Players will struggle to reach 40 goals. View the NHL point projections for the top 100 players for the 2017 […]

NHL Top 50 Center Point Projections 2016 – 2017

Friday, September 23, 2016 42

View the NHL Top 50 Center Point Projections 2016 – 2017 for your hockey pool and Fantasy Hockey draft. Will Connor McDavid overtake Sidney Crosby to be the top center? Is Auston Matthews point projection too low after the World Cup he just had? RANK PLAYER TEAM POS GP G A PTS 1 Sidney Crosby […]

NHL Rumors: Blue Jackets, Flyers, Wild

Monday, October 19, 2015 35

Sportsnet: Elliotte Friedman reported on Hockey Night in Canada the Columbus Blue Jackets and Anaheim Ducks aren’t in a hurry to replace their respective head coaches. Regarding the Jackets, it’s believed management is more likely to pursue a trade than consider a coaching change. The Boston Globe: Philadelphia Flyers forward Wayne Simmonds recently played on […]

NHL Rumors: Wild, Kovalchuk, Senators

Monday, May 11, 2015 26

The Hockey News: Re-signing goaltender Devan Dubnyk should be on top of Chuck Fletcher’s list. While it’s tempting to re-sign him to a lucrative long-term deal, there’s also the risk Dubnyk could struggle to maintain his Vezina-worthy form. Fletcher will look at trading Niklas Backstrom to free up cap space. Backstrom is more likely to be […]

Who is the starting goalie in Minnesota

Friday, May 16, 2014 22

Minnesota Wild GM Chuck Fletcher’s top priority this offseason is to decide who his starting goalie will be. At points this past season, Niklas Backstrom, Josh Harding, Darcy Kuemper and Ilya Bryzgalov were all used as their No. 1 goalie. Backstrom has two years left at $3.5 million per season. The Wild would still be […]

Niklas Backstrom signs 3-year extension

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 136

Goaltender Niklas Backstrom has agreed to a new contract with the Minnesota Wild on a three-year, $10.25 million deal, keeping the veteran goalie from becoming an unrestricted free agent. The 35-year-old appeared in 42 regular season games this season, going 24-15-3 with a 2.48 goals-against average and .909 save percentage. Unfortunately due to an injury […]