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2010 NHL Draft Results, Grades: Live Blogging and Grading the Picks

June 26th, 2010
Welcome to day two of the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. Today, Bleacher Report will be live blogging insight, analysis and entertainment from rounds two through seven of the draft. Rounds two through seven can be viewed live on the NHL Network beginning at 1pm Eastern, 12pm Central and 10am Pacific. This ...

NHL Awards Show: Ten People We’d Rather See Host the Show Than Jay Mohr

June 22nd, 2010
The 39-year-old Actor/Comedian is from Verona, New Jersey, USA. His recent television roles include playing Gary Brooks on the CBS sitcom Gary Unmarried and his recurring role as Professor Rick Payne on Ghost Whisperer. In 2001 he hosted a talk show on ESPN called Mohr Sports prior to it's cancellation that ...

2010 NHL Draft: Five Things The Bruins Need

June 20th, 2010
The way the Philadelphia Flyers came back down three games to zero against the Boston Bruins in their Conference Semi-Finals series was a huge blow to the hearts of all Bruins fans. However it appears that there is still much excitement surrounding the Bruins. I am sure the second overall ...

2010 NHL Draft: Tampa Bay Lightning Preview

June 13th, 2010
Last season saw the Tampa Bay Lightning post a 34-36-12 record which was good enough for fourth place in the Southeast Division, and 12th overall in the Eastern Conference. This has led them to selecting with the sixth overall pick in this year's NHL Entry Draft in Los Angeles, Calif., ...

2010 Stanley Cup Finals: The Top 10 Blue-Collar Players

June 11th, 2010
What a match up we saw in the Stanley Cup Final this season. It was also eerily quiet as Patrick Kane started the celebration and the Flyers fans were in disbelief of the goal. By the time we get to the Stanley Cup Final, almost every player is battling through some ...

Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman Signs Guy Boucher as Head Coach

June 8th, 2010
Steve Yzerman has made his first move as the General Manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning. He has lured highly sought after Hamilton Bulldogs head coach Guy Boucher to the Lightning. It was reported earlier on Monday, June 7 that Guy Boucher had been offered the head coaching position with the ...

What the Toronto Maple Leafs Would Be Losing in Tomas Kaberle

June 3rd, 2010
The 6'1" 214 lb 32-year-old native of Rakovnik, Czech Republic was the 204th overall pick in the 1996 NHL Entry Draft by the Toronto Maple Leafs. There has been much talk recently about the trade rumours surrounding Kaberle. Many have tried to articulate the value of this player in a transaction.  The ...

Toronto Maple Leafs To Debut New Look Jerseys For 2010-11 NHL Season

May 30th, 2010
Since the 2007-08 change to the new Reebok style jerseys in the NHL, one of the original six NHL franchises has looked like they were wearing a t-shirt instead of a jersey. Everyone should know the saying "dress for success”—well, the Leafs have not had much success since the jersey ...

2010 NHL Playoffs: Top 10 Blue Collar Players from the Conference Finals

May 29th, 2010
While the Conference Finals did not last as long as the previous rounds. They still provided some solid efforts from blue collar players from The Flyers, Canadiens, Sharks, and Blackhawks. The players on this list sacrificed body and soul in the Conference Finals in an attempt to get their teams into ...

Six Reasons Why the Chicago Blackhawks Will Win The Stanley Cup

May 26th, 2010
The Blackhawks appear to be a team on a mission in this postseason, and nothing but the Stanley Cup will satisfy them. Thus far they have passed the Nasvhille Predators, Vancouver Canucks, and the San Jose Sharks to get to the Stanley Cup Final. This young team has shown how much ...