No More Spin-A-Ramas

9/12/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

The National Hockey League has done a smart thing today.  The created a new rule that is going to prohibit hot dogging during shoot outs. ...

Subban Captain? Why Not?

9/11/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

Yesterday I came across a headline that suggests that Montreal's defenseman, P.K. Subban  should be awarded the captaincy. I say, ...

Beliveau Recovering From Pneumonia

9/8/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

Montreal Canadiens legend, Jean Beliveau is at home recovering from pneumonia, his wife Elise told the Montreal Gazette newspaper yesterd...

Bruins Signs Krejci For Another Six Years

9/6/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

Opponents are going to fear the Boston Bruins for a good seven year as the club has just signed center, David Krejci to a six-year, $43.5 million c...

Who's Better: Patrick Kane Or Phil Kessel

8/29/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

I just came across an article on Sportnet.ca which asked a simple question.  Who would you want on your team?  Patrick Kane of the Chicag...

Another NHL Team In Toronto? I Don't Think So

8/27/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

The big news today involves a rumor swirling around that the National Hockey League is expanding in 2017. Toronto, Quebec, a...

Anderson Signs A Three-Year Extension With The Sens

8/25/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

NHL goal tender, Craig Anderson has signed a three-year contract extension with the Ottawa Senators worth $12.6 million Born Craig Peter Anderso...

Sharks To Enter Training Camp On A Clean Slate

8/22/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

Report: The San Jose Sharks have stripped Joe Thornton of the captain's "C' and are going into training camp without a captain. The...

Coallition Wants Athletic Groups To Be Proactive When It Comes To Head Injuries

8/21/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

A coalition of health and sports groups is call athletic organizations in Canada to be more proactive when it comes to serious head injuries. ...

Selanne To Play In Europe

8/9/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

After retiring from the NHL at the end of the 2013-14 season, you would think that the Finnish Flash, Teemu Selanne, would've hang up his skate...

Kessel Says The Leafs Have Solved Their Problems

8/3/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

Toronto Maple Leaf's sniper, Phil Kessel says the team has improved enough in the offseason to prevent another tailspin that cost the Buds a pl...

Subban Signs An Eight-Year Deal

8/2/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

Tomorrow's arbitration decision won't be necessary as P.K. Subban and the Montreal Canadiens hammered out a long-term contract earlier toda...

Canadiens And Subban Are $3 Million Apart

8/1/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

The next 48 hours are going to be touch and go for P.K. Subban as he awaits the arbitrator's decision on his immediate future in the ...

Leafs Stick With Riemer

7/25/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

Depending how you look at it, there is bad news for some Toronto Maple Leaf fans.  The club avoided arbitration by signing restricted fre...

Steven Stamkos A Maple Leaf? I Sure Hope So

7/23/14 in NHL   |   ellenpiehl   |   17 respect

Sportnet.ca is reporting there is a possibility that Tampa Bay's Steven Stamkos is going to be in a Toronto Maple Leaf's Jersey in the fall...