Archive for August, 2013

Yahoo Fantasy Hockey: Breaking down the best studs and sleepers at defense (Puck Daddy)

By at 31 August, 2013, 7:44 am

Yahoo Fantasy Hockey is open for the 2013-14 season. To help give you a better chance to win your league, our pals at Dobber Hockey are returning for another season. They’ll be breaking down the top forwards, defense and goalies, and also giving you …

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Flyers added two major veteran presences this summer (NBC Sports)

By at 30 August, 2013, 2:45 pm

They hope Streit and Lecavalier will play significant roles in their quest for the Stanley Cup.

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Alfredsson dons winged wheel; Kadri staying mum; best and worst of Chiarelli (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 30 August, 2013, 12:01 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.

• Welp, guess that really happened.
• After former NFL players were a…

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Yahoo Fantasy Hockey: Breaking down the best studs and sleepers at forward (Puck Daddy)

By at 30 August, 2013, 8:30 am

Yahoo Fantasy Hockey is open for the 2013-14 season. To help give you a better chance to win your league, our pals at Dobber Hockey are returning for another season. They’ll be breaking down the top forwards, defense and goalies, and also giving you so…

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Bruins GM Chiarelli rewarded with extension (The Associated Press)

By at 29 August, 2013, 6:08 pm

BOSTON (AP) — The Bruins have signed general manager Peter Chiarelli, who built the team that reached the Stanley Cup Finals twice in three years, to a four-year contract extension that would keep him in Boston through the 2017-18 season.

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Penguins, Bruins, Blackhawks and Kings odds-on favorites entering 2013-14 season (Puck Daddy)

By at 29 August, 2013, 10:28 am

There’s been so much attention paid to the rechristening of the four divisions – Detroit in the Atlantic, the very existence of the Metropolitan – that you might have forgotten that the NHL rejiggered its playoff format as well.
Please recall t…

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Marc-Andre Fleury is Pittsburgh’s X-factor (NBC Sports)

By at 29 August, 2013, 9:41 am

He may also be the most enigmatic goalie in the league.

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Don’t tell Evgeni Nabokov he won’t be Russia’s Olympic starting goalie (Puck Daddy)

By at 28 August, 2013, 11:42 am

Evegni Nabokov of the New York Islanders is a pretty candid guy.
Ask him about Ilya Kovalchuk retiring from the NHL in favor of playing in the KHL, and he says: “Those who condemn Kovalchuk’s action are simply stupid people.”
Ask him about he…

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Ryan Miller might be odd-goalie out at Sochi Games (The Associated Press)

By at 27 August, 2013, 5:17 pm

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Ryan Miller was simply brilliant at the 2010 Winter Olympics. He put the U.S. in a position to win silver and came within a goal of gold.

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