Some Painful Truths About the NHL Salary Cap

Recent reports forecasting the possible stagnation of the NHL salary cap for 2015-16 serves as a potentially stark lesson of how it could handcuff teams with limited cap space.  Here’s a look at some painful truths we’ve learned over the years about the...

NHL Expansion Inevitable

Like it or not, NHL fans, it appears another expansion is on the horizon. Sure, the league officials deny it, but the NHL is in business to make money, and there are opportunities to do so in several locations which currently lack NHL franchises. Kansas City has an...

No End In Sight For Leafs Woes

Welcome to Hell, Leafs Nation. Population: You. Please don’t take the following as mocking you or your favorite club. My wife is a Leafs fan. I have relatives and friends who are Leafs fans. Believe me, I know how much this hurts right now. There’s no...

A Stagnant Salary Cap Could Hurt Several NHL Teams.

In the November 9, 2014 editions of the Ottawa Sun and New York Post, Bruce Garrioch and Larry Brooks reported the slumping Canadian dollar could have an adverse effect upon the NHL salary cap for next season. Garrioch and Brooks both suggest the possibility of next...