Archive for October, 2012

CHLPA faces complex NCAA eligibility issues (The Hockey News)

By at 30 October, 2012, 12:45 pm

If the CHLPA wants to make it so major junior players can be NCAA eligible, they face many difficult hurdles.

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Why Paul Kelly thinks expansion would help end NHL lockout (The Hockey News)

By at 29 October, 2012, 10:45 am

The ex-NHLPA executive director explains his thoughts on how fees for new teams could help bridge the gap between the two sides.

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What We Learned: Exactly how mad are NHL fans about this lockout? (Puck Daddy)

By at 29 October, 2012, 7:37 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.
Joshua Cooper of…

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Why Haven’t the Philadelphia Flyers Won the Stanley Cup Since 1975?: Fan Analysis (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 27 October, 2012, 4:40 pm

Hardcore Philadelphia Flyers’ fans, who are also longtime supporters of the franchise, all have faint memories of its last Stanley Cup championship. That’s because it took place against the Buffalo Sabres in 1975.

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KHL shifts games from Brooklyn back to Russia (The Associated Press)

By at 26 October, 2012, 3:27 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The KHL says two games between Dynamo Moscow and SKA St. Petersburg that had been set for Brooklyn’s new Barclays Center have been moved back to Russia.

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Why the KHL pulled out of Brooklyn (Puck Daddy)

By at 26 October, 2012, 8:40 am

It’s been an interesting week for Brooklyn hockey. The New York Islanders will be playing in Barclays Center in 2015; and as of Friday morning, the Kontinental Hockey League won’t be playing there in 2013.
The KHL has moved the two games it had sched…

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Chance of full NHL season lost as deadline passes (The Associated Press)

By at 26 October, 2012, 2:09 am

NEW YORK (AP) — Now that the opportunity to play a full hockey season has come and gone, the remaining question is can any of it be saved?

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All quiet as deadline for full NHL season nears (The Associated Press)

By at 25 October, 2012, 8:22 pm

NEW YORK (AP) — The NHL’s deadline for playing a full, 82-game season arrived Thursday with no new discussions between the league and its locked-out players.

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Philadelphia Flyers’ Fans Top 5 Fall Lockout Plans (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 25 October, 2012, 7:20 pm

Here are five fall plans that Philadelphia Flyers Fans are following during the National Hockey League Lockout.

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Philadelphia Flyers’ Fans Top 5 Fall Lockout Plans (Yahoo! Contributor Network)

By at 25 October, 2012, 7:20 pm

Here are five fall plans that Philadelphia Flyers Fans are following during the National Hockey League Lockout.

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