The Price of Loyalty For NHL General Managers

The Globe and Mail’s James Mirtle recently wrote an interesting piece on what it takes to be an NHL general manager in a salary-cap world. Mirtle believes they must be “smart, rational and ruthless”. Must See Video powered by More Videos He notes that general...

NHL Rumor Mill – May 1, 2015

Latest on the Red Wings, Peter Chiarelli’s plans for his young Oilers and the latest on Radim Vrbata and (yes, again!) Evgeni Malkin.  Must See Video powered by More Videos  What’s in store for the Wings this summer? THE DETROIT NEWS/DETROIT FREE...

A Good NHL GM Builds Upon a Solid Foundation

In the aftermath of the Boston Bruins firing Peter Chiarelli as general manager, and his subsequent hiring last week by the Edmonton Oilers, the overall assessment of his resume indicates a well-respected hockey man who knows how to build a championship club. Must See...

NHL Canadian Corner – April 25, 2015

Senators continue to stay alive against the Canadiens, reaction to the Oilers hiring Peter Chiarelli and more.  OTTAWA SUN/MONTREAL GAZETTE: The Ottawa Senators continue to stay alive in their best-of-seven series against the Montreal Canadiens, downing the Habs 5-1...

NHL Canadian Corner – April 24, 2015

Canucks avoid elimination against Flames, Oilers to hire Peter Chiarelli and more in your NHL Canadian Corner.   THE PROVINCE/CALGARY HERALD: Goals by Nick Bonino and Daniel Sedin, along with a 20-save effort from Ryan Miller, lifted the Vancouver Canucks to a 2-1 win...