Archive for September, 2012

John Davidson leaves St. Louis Blues; could Columbus or Calgary be next stop? (Puck Daddy)

By at 27 September, 2012, 10:02 am

Let’s be clear: Now that he’s officially left the St. Louis Blues as their president of hockey operations, the best move for John Davidson would be to return to television color commentary.
Yes, this is a completely selfish declaration on our part,…

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NHL 2012-13 Campaign Preview: New Jersey Devils (Puck Daddy)

By at 26 September, 2012, 3:37 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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Will NHLPA push for fines over suspensions in new NHL CBA? (Puck Daddy)

By at 26 September, 2012, 2:18 pm

From the preseason to the end of the Stanley Cup Playoffs, there were 56 suspensions in the National Hockey League last season. Some of them were rather lengthy, but 22 of them totaled only one or two games.
The NHL has used the one-game suspension…

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Ads on NHL jerseys; plan to end the lockout; blaming Bettman (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 24 September, 2012, 2:14 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.

• From today’s Marek Vs. Wyshynski podcast, the question of the day was a…

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What We Learned: At least you’re not an Edmonton Oilers fan (Puck Daddy)

By at 24 September, 2012, 8:10 am

Hello, this is a feature that will run through the entire season and aims to recap the weekend’s events and boils those events down to one admittedly superficial fact or stupid opinion about each team. Feel free to complain about it.
We’re all going …

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New York Islanders 2012-13 NHL TV Schedule (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 23 September, 2012, 4:12 pm

The New York Islanders finished the 2011-12 season with an overall record of 34-37-11. John Tavares led the team with 81 points, Matt Moulson led the team with 36 goals, and John Tavares led the team with 50 assists. New York ranked 28th overall with 2…

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Devellano fined $250K for comments, owners enjoy their silence (Yahoo! Sports)

By at 22 September, 2012, 3:39 pm

Detroit Red Wings’ Senior VP Jim Devellano was was hit with a major fine for comments made about the NHL lockout.

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New Jersey Devils 2012-13 NHL TV Schedule (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 22 September, 2012, 2:41 pm

The New Jersey Devils finished the 2011-12 season with an overall record of 48-28-6. Ilya Kovalchuk led the team with 83 points, Ilya Kovalchuk led the team with 37 goals, and Patrik Elias led the team with 52 assists. New Jersey ranked 15th overall wi…

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NHL’s loss could be big gain for junior hockey clubs (Yahoo! Sports)

By at 20 September, 2012, 10:48 am

Teams across the CHL are hoping the NHL lockout will introduce more fans to the junior game.

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World hockey leader sees upside, downs to lockout (The Associated Press)

By at 20 September, 2012, 7:24 am

GENEVA (AP) — The flow of star players to European teams during the NHL lockout could distort national competitions, International Ice Hockey Federation president Rene Fasel said Thursday

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