Archive for July, 2016

2016-17 Preview Part 1 (Rotoworld)

By at 28 July, 2016, 8:05 am

Corey Abbott examines how Florida, Tampa Bay, Detroit, Boston and Ottawa look going into 2016-17.

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Carle joins Predators; McPhee waiting to name coach (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 27 July, 2016, 12:53 pm

• Defenseman Matt Carle signed a one year, $700,000 contract with the Nashville Predators. The Colorado Avalanche offered two years at just over $4-million per season. • George McPhee isn’t in a rush to name a new head coach for the Las Vegas team and will likely wait until 2017 to do so.

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Backdraft 2009: Ranking the forwards, defensemen & goalies from the 2009 NHL draft (Yahoo Sports)

By at 26 July, 2016, 11:53 am

A look back at the 2009 NHL draft: Ranking the top 10 forwards and top 10 defensemen by career NHL points and goalies by career NHL wins.

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NHL’s outspoken star; Craven’s Las Vegas impact (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 25 July, 2016, 12:14 pm

• Tennis star Novak Djokovic gets ready to play ball hockey. • San Jose Sharks forward Joel Ward reflects on the path that led him to NHL success. • Led by Auston Matthews, the Toronto Maple Leafs can quickly turn around their franchise.

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Islanders planning Brooklyn escape to Queens: Report (Puck Daddy)

By at 21 July, 2016, 11:04 am

Are the New York Islanders planning their escape from Barclays Center? The Islanders are in talks with the Wilpon family, owners of the New York Mets, about building an arena adjacent to Citi Field in Queens, according to sports columnist Scott Soshni…

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LaBarbera joins Hitmen staff; NHL17 build your own brand (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 20 July, 2016, 12:32 pm

First day of filming and @NHL #mascotmeetings is under way. • The London Knights and Windsor Spitfires are teaming up in order to earn a bid for the 2019 World Juniors. • The offseason moves of the Carolina Hurricanes have created a surge in season ticket sales for the team.

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Capitals re-sign Johansson to $13.75M, 3-year deal (The Associated Press)

By at 20 July, 2016, 11:39 am

Marcus Johansson was back in Toronto for another arbitration hearing with the Washington Capitals, but this time he didn’t have to go through with it. Hours before Johansson and the Capitals were set to go to arbitration for the second time, they agre…

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New Islanders owner still trying to figure out Brooklyn (Puck Daddy)

By at 15 July, 2016, 9:51 am

New York Islanders co-owner Jon Ledecky, who along with Scott Malkin formally took over the team at the beginning of July, says a lot of things you want to hear. Like how he physically reacts to reading complaints from players’ wives about Barclays Center. You can read more from Ledecky with the Daily News and Newsday, as he held some media availability this week.

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Bruins visit China; Cherry on Tenors; Conacher back in Tampa (Puck Headlines) (Puck Daddy)

By at 14 July, 2016, 10:17 am

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. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at puckdaddyblog@yahoo.com. Bruins

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