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  • Is Ken Holland Looking At The Right Option?

    Is Ken Holland Looking At The Right Option?

    Heading into the 2021 offseason, the Chicago Blackhawks were expected to start their rebuild, finally bringing their dynasty years to a close, but that didn’t happen. Part of the reason was longtime Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews, reportedly unhappy with the management’s decision to start the rebuild without warning. Ultimately, the Chicago Blackhawks decided to have […]


  • New Policy for PHF Player Salary Disclosure

    New Policy for PHF Player Salary Disclosure

    The PHF took a big step toward equity in women’s hockey today. They announced a policy for players to disclose their salaries. This has been a big topic across the league and even came up in the press conference announcing the new team in Montreal. In the past, PHF contracts contained a clause stating that players […]


  • Could the Dallas Stars Be a Good Fit for Matthew Tkachuk?

    Could the Dallas Stars Be a Good Fit for Matthew Tkachuk?

    It has been over a week since the beginning of the free agency, and the Dallas Stars have made a couple of moves. They re-signed goaltender Scott Wedgewood to a two-year, one million dollar AAV contract. The Stars also re-signed Marian Studenic to a one-year, two-way contract. General Manager Jim Nill also made some additions […]


  • Top 5 Free Agents Still Available

    Top 5 Free Agents Still Available

    Free agency opened on July 13th at noon, and the first day was a frenzy as the league saw many players change teams. Since the opening day, free agency has slowed down, but some talented names are still left on the board of available players. Day one saw Johnny Gaudreau bolt to Columbus, Vincent Trocheck […]


  • Report: Bruins could add former player as they look for additional forward depth

    Report: Bruins could add former player as they look for additional forward depth

    The Bruins’ off-season has been a wild one but also most recently a quiet one. It was apparent the Bruins weren’t going to be big spenders when free agency opened six days ago on July 13th; with a team needing to retool for the 2022-2023 season, many were expecting something to happen. The Bruins’ lack […]


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