Connor McDavd
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Connor McDavid Deserves Every Bit Of That New Contract Extension

The Edmonton Oilers are assured of future success with the Connor McDavid contract extension. He’s the heartbeat of a young team that made a big impact in the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Without question, McDavid is worth every penny the Oilers have given him. The reigning NHL MVP, McDavid is only going into his third season. […]

Arizona Coyotes goalie Antti Raanta
Antti Raanta - Goalie, Arizona Coyotes
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Arizona Coyotes: It is Antti Raanta’s Time To Shine

It’s about time the Arizona Coyotes made some moves. After losing a longtime starter, Mike Smith, the team was left without a true number 1 goalie. That all changed when they traded for Antti Raanta, who is now locked and loaded as the Coyotes top option in net. After spending two seasons in New York […]

NHL Free Agency Frenzy
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NHL Free Agency Frenzy: Who Came Out Victorious So Far

As this article is being written, we are three days deep into the NHL free agency period.  There were some very good names going to new teams quickly, while some proven veterans have yet to find a new NHL home. Here is a list of three teams that made a big splash in free agency: […]

Nico Hischier
Nico Hischier - Center, New Jersey Devils
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There’s A Possibility We See Nico Hischier In The NHL This Season

The New Jersey Devils didn’t hesitate to make their pick of Nico Hischier. As the team approaches the start of the 2017 season, does the top overall pick have a shot at making the Devils opening night roster? We’ve been pretty spoiled over the last five years of seeing top overall selections in the NHL. […]

Dallas Stars set for free agency
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Dallas Stars: Free Agency Prep Begins After Two Drafts

The Dallas Stars managed to survive the NHL Expansion Draft with little damage. In fact, the only asset the Stars lost was Cody Eakin.  The Stars did, however, make up for it (sort of) in the Entry Draft.  As the Stars drafted players they needed, they also picked one extra and later traded him.  Not long […]

Jim Nill GM Dallas Stars
Jim Nill - General Manager, Dallas Stars
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Dallas Stars: Jim Nill Making moves to Excite the 25th season

Since the Dallas Stars brought in Ken Hitchcock in April, the roster and coaching staff have already begun to take shape.  Just in the last seven days, Rick Wilson, a former assistant coach, has returned.  Wilson was last seen on the St. Louis Blues coaching staff with Hitchcock.  However, he served with Hitchcock as an […]

Hockey Hall of Fame Inductions
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Hockey Hall of Fame Welcomes New Class of 2017

The Hockey Hall of Fame officially announced the 2017 class on Monday. Teemu Selanne, the brilliant former Winnipeg Jets and Anaheim Ducks forward; Paul Kariya, who was Selanne’s teammate with the Ducks and Avalanche, a point-per-game player whose career was cut short because of concussions; Dave Andreychuk, whose 640 career goals rank him 14th all-time; […]

Dallas Stars 2017 Draft
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Dallas Stars Use Draft In Hopes Of Fixing Some Holes

The 2017 NHL Draft has come and gone.  The Dallas Stars had a few weak areas, and it looks as though they’ll be addressed soon.  Not only did the Stars draft a young defenseman, the Stars went for a little goaltending and center depth as well.  Here are the remaining Stars draft picks not covered […]

Dallas Stars Miro Heiskanen
Miro Heiskanan - Defense, Dallas Stars
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Dallas Stars Draft Defenseman As Third Pick In NHL Entry Draft

Last season, the Dallas Stars defense left fans wondering if the Stars had a defense, to begin with. Last season also saw the Stars’ power play struggles keep them near the bottom of the league in that stat. Despite the Stars having the firepower to score from seemingly out of nowhere, these two aspects of […]

Johnathan Marchessault Las Vegas Golden Knights
Johnathan Marchessault - Las Vegas Golden Knights
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Johnathan Marchessault: Something To Prove With The Las Vegas Golden Knights

The Las Vegas Golden Knights got a steal in Johnathan Marchessault. The former Florida Panther was a dynamo on the ice last season, scoring 30 goals. Now, he takes his talents to Sin City, where he could be the Knights best talent. On a roster that includes James Neal, Marc-Andre Fleury, and Reily Smith, it’s […]