Archive for May, 2012

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Flames Name New Head Coach

  The Calgary Flames ended their search for a new Head Coach Thursday Afternoon, after announcing that they had hired Bob Hartley, as per TSN.   Hartley was rumored to be the favorite to become the new Montreal Canadiens Head Coach but he called newly appointed General Manager Marc Bergevin and told him that he would not be showing up […]

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Goodbye, Nicky.

Nicklas Lidstrom Announces His Retirement

Nicklas Lidstrom made an announcement today that didn’t shock anybody…but saddened lots of Detroit fans. He announced his retirement today in a press conference. Speculation of his retirement started yesterday when, after announcing the press conference, Detroit Red Wings GM Ken Holland told reporters, “I’ll let him make his announcement. He’s earned that right.” Lidström has been considered one of the […]

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Goodbye, Nicky.

Video: Nicklas Lidstrom Retirement Announcement

Via Sportsnet. Goodbye, Nicky.

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Habs at 3rd Overall

Habs at 3rd Overall

The Montreal Canadiens have the 3rd pick in the 1st round at this summer’s draft. There are a numerous amount of questions that people have that will not be answered until draft day. Will the Canadiens trade up to draft a player like Nail Yakupov? Maybe, I don’t think that is a definite no at this point. If they do […]

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The Game Has Changed: Montreal Canadiens

The Game Has Changed: Montreal Canadiens

You might have noticed that the Montreal Canadiens have become a bigger, more physical team over the last season. Having Emelin finally come over from the KHL and adding a guy like Staubitz made the Habs more of a tough group of guys to play. We are aware that Emelin would like to have a multi-year deal to stay with […]

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Slava Voynov protects the puck from Steve Bernier during the Kings' 2-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final at Prudential Center on May 30th, 2012. (Photo by Dave Sandford/NHLI via Getty Images)

Kopitar’s Overtime Goal Downs Devils in Game 1

They did it again. Before I start, how awesome is that Stanley Cup Final patch on the Kings jerseys? Oh, and uh, I hear the Kings have nine straight wins on the road to start this postseason. Yes, 13-2 in these playoffs, 9-0 on the road, and 11 straight playoff wins on the road, dating back to last year. Whenever […]

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Busy Road Ahead for Avs

Busy Road Ahead for Avs

When I was looking at Capgeek the last few days, I realized that certain teams have big off-seasons ahead of them in terms of signing players or deciding to part ways with them. I stumbled upon the Colorado Avalanche because they only have 9 players signed for their big squad next season and 14 non-roster players. Therefore, out of a […]

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Luongo to Leafs?

Roberto Luongo To The Leafs, Done Deal?

  Luongo to the Leafs confirmed? Could be so according to a popular Vancouver rumor monger. Samir Javir, AKA @samjam99 on twitter, tweeted: BREAKING: can confirm Luongo will be traded to the Leafs. Deal will be completed by draft, if not July 1. Who is this guy? Is he credible? While he doesn’t work for a credible newspaper, website, media […]

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