Reinforcing the Stereotype.

Many NHL followers tend to see team owners as greedy businessmen who don’t care about the game or its fans. The actions of some them this year has only reinforced that stereotype. One example was Minnesota Wild owner Craig Leipold claiming in April his team was...

NHL CBA News and Views – July 11, 2012.

The recent NHL free agent signings, especially those by the Minnesota Wild, have generated critical responses, but what impact – if any – could it have upon the current NHL CBA negotiations? Read on for the views of several hockey pundits, as well as my own. The...

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – July 10, 2012.

Wild owner defends expensive signings of Zach Parise and Ryan Suter, ten biggest NHL off-season surprises, proposal to block Coyotes sale may be faltering,  Jeff Halpern signs with Rangers, and Cristobal Huet hopes for NHL return.   STARTRIBUNE.COM: Minnesota...