Kings’ fan can collectively sigh and catch their breath, as Drew Doughty agreed to an eight-year deal worth $56 million. In addition, the Kings signed free agent forward Trent Hunter to a one-year, $600,000 contract.
NHL Hot Stove Associate Editor Jeff Quirin touches on the top news around the NHL's Western Conference. Doughty and the Kings, a potential offensive addition in Nashville, the Blues find a top line, a RNH dilemma and Bettman's promises to Illitch.
Categories: NHL Talk, Western Conference, [NHLHS] Team Coverage Tags: Alex Radulov, Chris Stewart, Detroit Red Wings, Drew Doughty, Edmonton Oilers, gary bettman, LA Kings, Mike Illitch, Nashville Predators, NHL Realignment, Patrik Berglund, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, St. Louis Blues, TJ Oshie
The NHL season is just around the corner, and NHLHS Calgary Flames correspondent Shahbaz Syed discusses why they will make the playoffs this season.
Categories: Calgary Flames, NHL Prospects, NHL Talk, Western Conference, [NHLHS] Team Coverage Tags: Alex Tanguay, Anton Babchuk, Brett Sutter, Calgary, Chris Butler, Cory Sarich, Curtis Glencross, David Moss, Daymond Langkow, Flames, Jarome Iginla, Jay Bouwmeester, Jay Feaster, Lee Stempniak, Mark Giordano, Matt Stajan, Miikka Kiprusoff, Mikael Backlund, Niklas Hagman, Olli Jokinen, Paul Byron, Rene Bourque, Robyn Regehr, Roman Horak, Ryan Howse, Scott Hannan, Sven Bartschi, Tim Jackman, TJ Brodie, Tom Kostopoulos
There is an unmistakable chemistry between Jagr and Giroux, and it is helping to win games; Pronger returns; the resurrection of the power play.
Categories: Eastern Conference, NHL Talk, Philadelphia Flyers, [NHLHS] Team Coverage Tags: Chris Pronger, Claude Giroux, Jaromir Jagr, National Hockey League, New Jersey Devils, NHL, Peter Laviolette, Philadelphia Flyers, Wayne Simmonds
By Bill Whitehead SUNRISE, Fla. — With training camp closer to its end than its beginning, the Florida Panthers are prepared to play their final preseason game tonight in Dallas. It’s a rematch of Tuesday’s contest with the Stars, who prevailed 4-3 in overtime. The result, however, wasn’t what was significant. Here are three things [...]Read more...
Categories: Eastern Conference, Florida Panthers, [NHLHS] Team Coverage Tags: Brian Campbell, Florida Panthers, Jonathan Huberdeau, Kris Versteeg, Mike Santorelli, Scott Clemmensen, Shawn Matthias, Tim Kennedy, Tomas Kopecky
More good news in the for David Perron in his battle to get back in to NHL action.
NHL Hot Stove Associate Editor Jeff Quirin has the news of the day regarding the St. Louis Blues.
By David Strehle NHL Hot Stove Managing Editor The person alleged to have thrown a banana onto the ice surface at the John Labatt Centre, London, Ontario during last Thursday’s exhibition game between the Detroit Red Wings and Philadelphia Flyers has been arrested. It was announced today at an 11:45 a.m. press conference that Christopher Moorhouse, 26, has been charged with engaging in [...]Read more...
Categories: Eastern Conference, NHL Talk, Philadelphia Flyers, [NHLHS] Team Coverage Tags: christopher moorhouse, Make My Day Monday, MMDM, National Hockey League, NHL, Philadelphia Flyers, scott norton, Sean Avery, Twitter, Wayne Simmonds
A group of five bloggers covering the five teams of the Central Division got together and answered ten big questions for the upcoming 2011-12 season. Playing the prediction and analysis game is never easy, but someone has to do it.
Categories: Chicago Blackhawks, Columbus Blue Jackets, Detroit Red Wings, Nashville Predators, NHL Talk, St. Louis Blues, Western Conference, [NHLHS] Team Coverage Tags: Blogger Q&A, Central Division, Chicago Blackhawks, Columbus Blue Jackets, Corey Crawford, Detroit Red Wings, Jaroslav Halak, Jeff Carter, Jimmy Howard, Jonathan Toews, Nashville Predators, NHL, Patrick Kane, Pekka Rinne, St. Louis Blues, Steve Mason, Western Conference
Jagr named first star in his second straight game; Read impressive again as he moves closer to locking up roster spot; Simmonds involved in controversy again; Schenn injured; Sestito likely to be suspended; Rinaldo makes mark; Bryzgalov gets first taste of Flyers-Rangers rivalry
Categories: Eastern Conference, NHL Talk, Philadelphia Flyers, [NHLHS] Team Coverage Tags: Brayden Schenn, Brendan Shanahan, Claude Giroux, Danny Briere, Jaromir Jagr, Matt Read, National Hockey League, NHL, Paul Holmgren, Philadelphia Flyers, Tom Sestito
It's official. As of Monday David Perron will rejoin the Blues after 10 months lost to a concussion. NHL Hot Stove Associate Editor and St. Louis Blues Correspondent Jeff Quirin explains the details and discusses the implications.
By Alexander Monaghan President Less than a week after Wayne Simmonds experienced a terribly offensive action, he took the liberty of using one of his own. During tonight’s exhibition game between the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Rangers the right wing was caught on tape saying a derogatory term against someone he deemed unlike himself. [...]Read more...
The Buffalo Sabres waived forward Ales Kotalik and defenseman Shaone Morrisonn on Friday, and as of Monday evening both players have cleared waivers. The club has assigned both players to AHL Rochester.