Oilers Offseason Spotlight: the Goaltending

Oilers Offseason Spotlight: the Goaltending

The goaltending position is one that underwent an overhaul last season.

The Oilers started 2013-14 with the duo of Devan Dubnyk and Jason LaBarbera between the pipes in the hopes that it would be the time that Dubnyk finally took the next step and became a legitimate NHL starter.

Things went sideways fast and the team’s goaltending over the first half can only be described as disastrous. Signed…

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A Portrait of the Lightning as a Young Team

A Portrait of the Lightning as a Young Team

With three preseason games under their belt, an image of a new, re-shaped Tampa Bay Lightning has finally begun to form. No longer will analysis have to consist of speculations made from educated guess and theoretical predictions. Now, there’s room for keen, accurate observations which will unravel themselves over the course of the preseason and manifest itself as a concrete ideal of a re-born…

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Can Evander Kane Score 50 Goals?

“I said when I got drafted that I can score 50 and I know I can score 50.” - Evander Kane to The Winnipeg Sun.

Kane, a 23-year old Vancouver-native, says he is ready to challenge the NHL’s top goal-scorers – “The sky is the limit” he said – but can he live up to his own expectations?

@NHLonNBCSports: Evander Kane: I know I can score 50 goals http://t.co/NFV3kk5UaS” Maybe if the season was 150…

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Why Now Is a Great Time to Buy the Hurricanes

Why Now Is a Great Time to Buy the Hurricanes

Carolina Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos is looking to sell his NHL franchise. His reasoning seems to be sound, as he’s 71 and would prefer to leave on his own terms rather than being forced out like we’ve seen happen to two NBA owners this year. He’s looking for the $400 million range that divisional rival New York Islanders sold for this summer when John Wang ended his tenure. That number seems…

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Panic at the Wells Fargo! Gauging the Flyers’ Preseason

Panic at the Wells Fargo! Gauging the Flyers’ Preseason

Based on the ongoing preseason narrative, the Wells Fargo faithful is preparing for a season in the Metropolitan Division basement. But despite another sluggish start to the preseason, the Flyers aren’t waiving a white flag, nor should they. So why should fans in Philadelphia gauge their team’s preseason performance more forgivingly?

Despite heavy criticism from the Wells Fargo faithful through 3 preseason games, Braydon Coburn has blocked 4 shots, while dishing out the same number of hits.

Despite heavy criticism through 3 preseason games, Braydon…

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Oilers Offseason Spotlight: the Goaltending 
The goaltending position is one that underwent an overhaul last season.
The Oilers started 2013-14 with the duo of Devan Dubnyk and Jason LaBarbera between the pipes in the hopes that it would be the time that Dubnyk finally took the next step and became a legitimate NHL starter.
Things went…
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Oilers Offseason Spotlight: the Goaltending

The goaltending position is one that underwent an overhaul last season. The Oilers started 2013-14 with the duo of Devan Dubnyk and Jason LaBarbera between the pipes in the hopes that it would be the time that Dubnyk finally took the next step and became a legitimate NHL starter. Things went…

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A Portrait of the Lightning as a Young Team
With three preseason games under their belt, an image of a new, re-shaped Tampa Bay Lightning has finally begun to form. No longer will analysis have to consist of speculations made from educated guess and theoretical predictions. Now, there’s room for keen, accurate observations which will u…
Via: http://thehockeywriters.com/a-portrait-of-the-lightning-as-a-young-team/

A Portrait of the Lightning as a Young Team

With three preseason games under their belt, an image of a new, re-shaped Tampa Bay Lightning has finally begun to form. No longer will analysis have to consist of speculations made from educated guess and theoretical predictions. Now, there’s room for keen, accurate observations which will u…

Via: http://thehockeywriters.com/a-portrait-of-the-lightning-as-a-young-team/

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Can Evander Kane Score 50 Goals?
“I said when I got drafted that I can score 50 and I know I can score 50.”
- Evander Kane to The Winnipeg Sun.
Kane, a 23-year old Vancouver-native, says he is ready to challenge the NHL’s top goal-scorers – “The sky is the limit” he said – but can he live up to his own expectati…
Via: http://thehockeywriters.com/can-evander-kane-score-50-goals/

Can Evander Kane Score 50 Goals?

“I said when I got drafted that I can score 50 and I know I can score 50.” - Evander Kane to The Winnipeg Sun. Kane, a 23-year old Vancouver-native, says he is ready to challenge the NHL’s top goal-scorers – “The sky is the limit” he said – but can he live up to his own expectati…

Via: http://thehockeywriters.com/can-evander-kane-score-50-goals/

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Why Now Is a Great Time to Buy the Hurricanes
Carolina Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos is looking to sell his NHL franchise. His reasoning seems to be sound, as he’s 71 and would prefer to leave on his own terms rather than being forced out like we’ve seen happen to two NBA owners this year. He’s looking for the $400 million range that divis…
Via: http://thehockeywriters.com/why-now-is-a-great-time-to-buy-the-hurricanes/

Why Now Is a Great Time to Buy the Hurricanes

Carolina Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos is looking to sell his NHL franchise. His reasoning seems to be sound, as he’s 71 and would prefer to leave on his own terms rather than being forced out like we’ve seen happen to two NBA owners this year. He’s looking for the $400 million range that divis…

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Panic at the Wells Fargo! Gauging the Flyers’ Preseason
Based on the ongoing preseason narrative, the Wells Fargo faithful is preparing for a season in the Metropolitan Division basement. But despite another sluggish start to the preseason, the Flyers aren’t waiving a white flag, nor should they. So why should fans in Philadelphia gauge their…
Via: http://thehockeywriters.com/panic-at-the-wells-fargo-gauging-the-flyers-preseason/

Panic at the Wells Fargo! Gauging the Flyers’ Preseason

Based on the ongoing preseason narrative, the Wells Fargo faithful is preparing for a season in the Metropolitan Division basement. But despite another sluggish start to the preseason, the Flyers aren’t waiving a white flag, nor should they. So why should fans in Philadelphia gauge their…

Via: http://thehockeywriters.com/panic-at-the-wells-fargo-gauging-the-flyers-preseason/

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