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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Islanders lock up Travis Hamonic for seven years; Canadiens acquire Parros (Puck Daddy)

By at 5 July, 2013, 3:02 pm

After separating themselves from a part of their past this week in the compliance buyout of goaltender Rick DiPietro , the New York Islanders invested in a piece of their future by signing 22-year old defenseman Travis Hamonic to a 7-year, $27 million …

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Are the Chicago Blackhawks an NHL dynasty? (Puck Daddy)

By at 25 June, 2013, 4:09 pm

Are the 2013 Chicago Blackhawks part of a dynasty?
Pick your jaw off the floor. Clean the coffee from your screen. But please, do continue to consider what hallucinogens the individual asking this question must have dabbled in.
We’re hockey fan…

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Firing Dan Bylsma as Penguins head coach (Puck Daddy)

By at 10 June, 2013, 9:46 am

Pittsburgh Penguins Head Coach Dan Bylsma has a Costco-sized container of goodwill stored up, collected over the last few years from media and fans.
While many of his peers are inarticulate oafs, Bylsma is a personable and intelligent interview. He??…

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Jack Adams Award: Bruce Boudreau vs. Paul MacLean vs. Joel Quenneville (Puck Daddy)

By at 17 May, 2013, 10:05 am

The NHL announced the finalists for the Jack Adams Award on Friday, as Bruce Boudreau of the Anaheim Ducks, Paul MacLean of the Ottawa Senators and Joel Quenneville of the Chicago Blackhawks are up for the trophy presented to the head coach who has “co…

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Bergevin, Murray, Shero vie for top NHL GM honors (The Associated Press)

By at 13 May, 2013, 10:42 am

NEW YORK (AP) — Marc Bergevin of the Montreal Canadiens, Bob Murray of the Anaheim Ducks and Ray Shero of the Pittsburgh Penguins were all named Monday as first-time finalists to be the NHL’s general manager of the year.

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Spezza practices with Senators (The Associated Press)

By at 12 May, 2013, 4:52 pm

OTTAWA (AP) — Fresh off their first-round elimination of the Montreal Canadiens, the Ottawa Senators had a familiar face back on the ice on Sunday.

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Wild, Canadiens face elimination; Celebrating San Jose sweep with toilet paper (Puck Previews) (Puck Daddy)

By at 9 May, 2013, 4:19 pm

Here are your Puck Previews: Spotlighting the key games in NHL action, news and views as well as general frivolity. Make sure to stop back here for the nightly Three Stars when the games are finished.

• A momentous occasion like this calls for so…

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NHL-National Hockey League roundup (Reuters)

By at 8 May, 2013, 5:10 pm

May 8 (The Sports Xchange) – Montreal Canadiens forward Brian Gionta has a torn left biceps and will miss the remainder of the playoffs, the team announced Wednesday. Gionta will have surgery on Friday to repair the damage. He underwent the same proced…

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NHL Notebook: Montreal loses Gionta; Vokoun in goal for Pens (The SportsXchange)

By at 8 May, 2013, 5:00 pm

Montreal Canadiens forward Brian Gionta has a torn left biceps and will miss the remainder of the playoffs, the team announced Wednesday. Gionta will have surgery on Friday to repair the damage. He underwent the same procedure on his right biceps last …

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