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NHL Trade Deadline 2011: Panthers Deal Bryan McCabe To New York Rangers

February 26th, 2011
Rumors have become reality. According to TSN.ca, the Florida Panthers have dealt veteran defenseman Bryan McCabe to the New York Rangers in exchange for Tim Kennedy and a third round pick, confirming the recent rumors. The 35-year-old has posted five goals and 17 assists in 48 games this season for ...

NHL Power Rankings: Sidney Crosby And the Top 15 MVP Candidates

February 24th, 2011
The Hart Memorial Trophy.It's title begs a multitude of cheesy titles such as "Have a Hart", "Where's Your Hart", or even "Hart Attack." Fortunately, I decided not to go with any of these.The Hart Trophy is awarded to the most valuable player in the National Hockey League. It's currently held ...

NHL Power Rankings: Jeff Skinner and the Top 15 Rookies

February 10th, 2011
The rookie is an interesting breed.They often seem to have more success than the regular player. They join a team they've never played for in a league they've never played in and perform to the best of their abilities. Their play is often surprising to management and fans alike.Heck, they've ...

NHL Trade Rumors: Toronto Maple Leafs Deal Francois Beauchemin Back to Ducks

February 9th, 2011
And the first domino falls. Brian Burke announced Wednesday that the Toronto Maple Leafs have dealt underperforming defenceman Francois Beauchemin to the Anaheim Ducks for forward Joffrey Lupul, defenceman Jake Gardiner and a conditional draft pick. Lupul, 27, has registered five goals and eight assists so far this season, which is a ...

NHL Trade Rumors: The Top 25 Available Players

February 7th, 2011
As February 28 approaches, it's looking more and more like this year's edition of the trade deadline will be one of the more active deadlines in recent history. It's beginning to seem like half the NHL is on the trading block.However, it's not just the players. The closer it gets, ...

Toronto Maple Leafs: Clarke MacArthur Avoiding the Usual Toronto Curse

January 18th, 2011
The past five or six years have been pretty tough on fans of the Toronto Maple Leafs. The franchise has had difficulty drafting and managing the team, which has led to a lack of performance on the ice. One aspect involved with team management is the control of contracts and free ...

Toronto Maple Leafs Develop Bizarre Stats with 9-3 Domination Over Thrashers

January 7th, 2011
Alright, please say "I" if you actually saw a win like this coming. Silence. Just as I expected. Nobody could have possibly predicted a finish so strange in Friday's game between the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Atlanta Thrashers, except for maybe your neighbourhood drunk. The Maple Leafs arrived in ...

NHL Trade Rumors: Top 10 Possible Toronto Maple Leafs Trade Scenarios

January 5th, 2011
The Toronto Maple Leafs are always going to be subject to rumors. Whether they relate to the coach, players or anybody else in the organization, the franchise is doomed to an eternity of speculation and judgement.This pressure can largely be attributed to the enormous amount of media coverage. Toronto is ...

NHL: The Top 50 Players Who Never Won a Stanley Cup

December 29th, 2010
Players in the National Hockey League often set goals for themselves.Some look to score 30 goals in a year, while others are trying to score their first. Some aim to compete in 1,000 games, while others shoot for the 1,000-point mark. Some focus on playing solid defensively and attempt a ...

NHL Rookie Rankings: Grading Taylor Hall and the Top 15 Picks in the 2010 Draft

December 16th, 2010
With the 2010-11 season about one third finished, the 2010 NHL Entry Draft seems like ages ago.The draft is largely remembered for the controversy between the first and second overall pick, Taylor Hall and Tyler Seguin. In the end, Hall went to the Oilers and Seguin went to the Bruins, ...