Dear Flyerdog, I recall the 2017 news conference in which LV got a franchise, and Quebec didn't. Bettman and Daly acknowledged that Quebec has a wonderful facility. They also felt management would be competent. But: 1. The NHL's contracts are in U.S. Dollars. The Canadian dollar is about 75 cents on the Greenback. That puts […]
This is exactly where I am. I suggested only because the cap math kind of worked. But I have to get picks/prospects to compensate. You probably know the prospects better than I do, but there's not much outside of Cown and Chadwick that I'm terribly interested it. Got anyone else, or does this become strictly […]
This late game will be, probably very tough one against a productive team. The previous game Canucks lost at home with a score 5:6 against Devils. Their team leader Minnesota native Boeser is leading NHL with 18 goals in 26 games. Last season he placed 18 goals in 74 games. Wild should control him better […]
Unless you're nowhere near the guy, its way easier to get your stick in front of a shot, and less chance of injury. Jeff Carter was good at this, but was vilified cause he didn't dive in front of shots and throw big checks. Which isn't what you want your goal scorer doing anyway.
Greetings: The NHL Salary Cap will go from $83.5 million to $87.7 million next season: https://www.nhl.com/news/nhl-salary-cap-expected-to-rise-for-2024-25-season Four million doesn't add a superstar. But it does allow for one more mid-ranger or increments to others in the lower rungs. From the 30,000 foot perspective, the league is out of the Pandemic Funk and I suspect the […]