Jersey Fouls: An Avalanche of failure; Wild consolidation; Kovalchuk hate
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Jersey Fouls is our ongoing exploration of the rules and etiquette for proper hockey jersey creation and exhibition. If you spot what you think may be a foul in your arena, email a photo to us at for inclusion in future installment. We begin this instal…Upvote Share Tweet
thehockeynews.com Aug 20Tuesday, there was a report that the lawyers representing Todd Bertuzzi and Steve Moore had come to an agreement on a settlement ahead of their Sept. 8 court date. Today, that settlement isn’t so clear anymore. According to TSN’s Rick Westhead, Steve Mo…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Flyers need help on the blueline, but don’t expect it to come soonthehockeynews.com Aug 18The state of the Philadelphia Flyers defense core remains a troubling issue. They’ve lacked a true top-two defenseman since Chris Pronger’s career was ended by injury nearly three years ago. They attempted to address that issue in July of 2012 by signin…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 7(Ed. Note: There’s entirely too much sunshine in the summer. So your friends at Puck Daddy are offering a month of thrown shade and perpetual gloom. Behold, our Summer of Disappointment series, in which we ask fans of all 30 teams to recall the biggest …Upvote Share Tweet
Music and hockey: an all-star forum, part twothehockeynews.com Aug 1On Thursday, I unleashed part one of a hockey and music forum featuring some of the people I like to talk about on those two topics. Here now is the conclusion of that session. Once again, the panel is composed of the following all-stars: Nathan MacKinn…Upvote Share Tweet
Music and hockey: an all-star panel, part onethehockeynews.com Jul 31As obsessed as I am with hockey, I was once similarly preoccupied with music. I am nowhere near as plugged in as I used to be, but I still love music and since my tastes tend to run on the obscure side, I don’t get a lot of opportunities to talk about m…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Will Bobby Ryan be the next Senators player to leave?thehockeynews.com Jul 30The departures since last summer of Daniel Alfredsson and Jason Spezza from the Ottawa Senators prompted ESPN’s Craig Custance to suggest Bobby Ryan could be next to leave town. Custance notes Ryan, 27, is entering the final season of his contract at an…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jul 25It never got as bad as it could have, but it's tough to be convinced it's not still bad. Arbitration is a cutthroat and nasty process that often leaves both sides feeling hard done by, so it was no surprise that Ryan O'Reilly and the Colorado Avalanche …Upvote Share Tweet
The five most evil hockey photoshops we could come up withthehockeynews.com Jul 24Summer is a time for fun in the hockey world. But sometimes that fun can be a little dark. One of my favorite THN issues every year comes before the trade deadline, when we often take a player likely on the move and photoshop him into another team’s uni…Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jul 24Free-agent NHL defenseman Cory Sarich is recovering in a Calgary hospital after a cycling accident this week. His agent, Tim Hodgson, released a statement Wednesday saying that Sarich was airlifted to the hospital after being hit by a motor vehicle in I…Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jul 23BUFFALO, N.Y. - The Buffalo Sabres signed free-agent defenceman Andre Benoit to a one-year contract Wednesday. Benoit spent last season with the Colorado Avalanche, and had a career-best 28 points (seven goals, 21 assists) in 79 games. He pre...Upvote Share TweetArbitration is not a fun process, which is why so many players and teams try to avoid it. With Colorado re-signing center Ryan O’Reilly to a two-year deal on Wednesday with a cap hit of $6 million, the Avs managed to side-step what would have been anoth…Upvote Share Tweet
Who wins the trade? Wendel Clark for Mats Sundin, 20 years laterthehockeynews.com Jul 21Hockey fans love trades. We love the adrenaline that comes with the news of a blockbuster, the potential for positive change, the photos of the inbound star in his new sweater. And we love picking them apart. The problem is, it typically takes several y…Upvote Share Tweet
Quick question: what the heck are the Avalanche doing with Ryan O’Reilly?thehockeynews.com Jul 21The Colorado Avalanche are coming off a season that gave their fans legitimate hope the team could return to its heyday as one of the NHL’s powerhouse franchises. But their bizarre treatment of center Ryan O’Reilly is casting a shadow over some of that …Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: O’Reilly to arbitration can’t have a happy endingthehockeynews.com Jul 16The NHL’s salary arbitration hearings begin Monday, July 21 through Aug. 1 in Toronto. While 23 hearings were scheduled (20 player-elected, three club-elected), as of July 15 four players – Boston’s Matt Bartkowski, Dallas’ Cameron Gaunce, Nashville’s M…Upvote Share Tweet
NHL logo rankings No. 29: Colorado Avalanchethehockeynews.com Jul 15We’re on Day 2 of our NHL logo rankings, which brings us to No. 29, the Colorado Avalanche. There was some debate among the seven THN staffers involved on this one – much more than the Carolina Hurricanes, who were almost unanimously ranked last. For so…Upvote Share Tweet
Three playoff teams who could miss in 2014-15, and three non-playoff teams who could get inthehockeynews.com Jul 12If only the puck bounced this way or that way. If only Wade Dubielewicz hadn’t stood on his head in a random shootout performance on the last day of the season. Making or missing the playoffs often comes down to a few chance occurrences. It’s thus reaso…Upvote Share TweetSo, you’re the Colorado Avalanche. You’ve just enjoyed a comeback season in which you won the regular season Central Division title and returned to the playoffs for the first time since 2010. You maybe got a little lucky with all that success, since you…Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Jul 7The NHL’s arbitration process is scheduled to begin later this month. Twenty NHL players have filed for arbitration, while three players were taken to arbitration by their teams. Usually, these contracts are settled before the team and player have to fa…Upvote Share Tweet
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