2014 NHL Trade Deadline...

Just over seven days separate 30 general managers from the feeding frenzy that is the NHL trade deadline. Of course, recent years have resembled a salad bar more so than an all-you-can-eat buffet. While the blockbusters that fans and media love have become rare, the action at the deadline...

Recapping the 2014 Olym...

In the end, the deepest, most talented team prevailed. Canada repeated their 2010 ice hockey sweep by capturing gold on both the men’s and women’s side in Sochi. While the women’s result was always going to come down to the United States and Canada, the men’s tournament...

Olympic gear watch

As hockey equipment has evolved, the ability for players to swap out gear for special events has been a growing trend. Goaltenders are the easiest to pick out as they sport different helmets and pads for events like the Winter Classic each season. The Olympics are not immune to this...

Sabres decision on Grig...

Mikhail Grigorenko’s initial decision to refuse this assignment to Quebec was the newest chapter in the winding tale of his poorly managed development with the Sabres. The genesis of the awkward situation – the refusal to report to Quebec, the Facebook comment asking for time to think...

Tips for picking out go...

Not that long ago Bauer introduced the Vapor XXX composite goal stick to the market and forever changed the landscape of that particular niche of goaltending equipment. While a few other entries served as a precursor to the Vapor, there wasn’t much out there in terms of a non-wood goal...

Murray’s track record s...

With Tim Murray named the new General Manager for the Sabres, the front office makeover has been completed nearly two months after it began with the introduction of Ted Nolan and Pat LaFontaine. LaFontaine’s extensive search for a GM ran through a gamut of candidates before landing on...