Archive for September, 2012

The Vent: Locked out military NHL fans; 200 things we love about hockey (Puck Daddy)

By at 30 September, 2012, 3:49 pm

THE VENT is a forum to rants, raves, pleas and laments from hockey fans across the world about the NHL lockout. It runs every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday . If you’ve got a take on the lockout and need to let it out, email us at puckdaddyblog@yahoo.c…

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NHL 2012-13 Campaign Preview: Ottawa Senators (Puck Daddy)

By at 29 September, 2012, 12:06 pm

Yes, indeed, despite the promise of impending labor Armageddon and a prolonged work-stoppage, your friends at Puck Daddy are previewing the 2012-13 NHL season (whenever the heck it starts). Why? Because this is the most important election in the histor…

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NHL 2012-13 Campaign Preview: New York Rangers (Puck Daddy)

By at 28 September, 2012, 4:34 pm

Yes, indeed, despite the promise of impending labor Armageddon and a prolonged work-stoppage, your friends at Puck Daddy are previewing the 2012-13 NHL season (whenever the heck it starts). Why? Because this is the most important election in the hist…

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Phoenix Coyotes sale update; Kane, Tavares head to Europe; NHL drug testing (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 28 September, 2012, 1:58 pm

Here are your Puck Headlines: a glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media.
• Here is the Peoria Rivermen’s alternate sweater for next season. Why is t…

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Islanders’ Tavares signs with Swiss club (The SportsXchange)

By at 28 September, 2012, 1:00 pm

New York Islanders center John Tavares signed a contract with Swiss club Bern, the team announced Friday.

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The 10 things we didn’t know about Gary Bettman, NHL commissioner (Puck Daddy)

By at 28 September, 2012, 7:35 am

How much do you know about Gary Bettman?
You no doubt are aware that he came to the NHL from the NBA in 1993, hired as the first commissioner in League history. That he was born in Queens and went to Cornell. That he pushed for NHL expansion into Sou…

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Islanders center Tavares joins Swiss club Bern (The Associated Press)

By at 28 September, 2012, 4:47 am

BERN, Switzerland (AP) — Swiss hockey club Bern says it has signed New York Islanders center John Tavares during the NHL lockout.

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For NHL and NHLPA, the real money is a few years away (Yahoo! Sports)

By at 27 September, 2012, 4:04 pm

The league and union are fighting a CBA battle with an eye on a potential payoff down the road.

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NHL 2012-13 Campaign Preview: New York Islanders (Puck Daddy)

By at 27 September, 2012, 3:49 pm

Yes, indeed, despite the promise of impending labor Armageddon and a prolonged work-stoppage, your friends at Puck Daddy are previewing the 2012-13 NHL season (whenever the heck it starts). Why? Because this is the most important election in the histor…

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NHL cancels remaining preseason games as lockout continues (Puck Daddy)

By at 27 September, 2012, 12:15 pm

The NHL preseason was supposed to start on Sunday night with Ottawa and Montreal. That game and every other one through Sept. 30 were canceled last week by the NHL as a new collective bargaining agreement remains still to be agreed upon by the League a…

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