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  1. Samuelsson's stock on the rise

    Craig Custance

    Coaching hires in the NHL seem to run in trends. Dan Bylsma wins a Stanley Cup, and teams scramble to promote the next Bylsma from the AHL. Guy Boucher takes the Tampa Bay Lightning to the Eastern Conference final and the search is on to find another...

    Blog | May 13, 2014
  2. NHL - Patrick Roy stirs up summer coaching talk

    Craig Custance

    With rumors swirling of Patrick Roy's return to Colorado as the Avs' new head coach, Craig Custance explores the summer coaching market and some of the top candidates at the NHL, AHL, junior and college levels.

    Blog | Conversation | May 21, 2013
  3. NHL - Early post-lockout play contradicts theories

    Craig Custance

    During the lockout there was speculation that disciplined, defense-first teams and players competing in Europe would have an advantage when play resumed. That has not been the case so far.

    Blog | Conversation | February 06, 2013
  4. NHL - Inside the Ottawa Senators' coming crease battle

    Craig Custance

    While Craig Anderson figures to have the starting job under wraps in Ottawa -- young netminders Ben Bishop and Robin Lehner figure to challenge for the right to be his successor. And Lehner's early returns in the AHL seem to give him an early lead.

    Blog | Conversation | November 06, 2012
  5. Oklahoma City tops AHL Power Rankings

    Craig Custance

    Oklahoma City Barons coach Todd Nelson doesn't have to look far to make a comparison local sports fans in Oklahoma City immediately understand. During the lockout, he's the beneficiary of the young talent the Edmonton Oilers have accumulate...

    Blog | October 11, 2012
  6. NHL -- Led by Nugent-Hopkins, Eberle, Schultz, Oklahoma City tops...

    Craig Custance

    With the NHL's doors barred, Craig Custance turns his attention to the AHL, evaluating the top teams in the league. Powered by Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, Jordan Eberle and Justin Schultz, Oklahoma City leads the rankings.

    Blog | Conversation | October 11, 2012
  7. Hodgson a key component for Sabres

    Craig Custance

    With the NHL regular season officially delayed, the start of the AHL season becomes the new opening day for hockey fans eager for live action. The AHL's regular season will start as scheduled on Oct. 12, and there are plenty of interesting sto...

    Blog | October 05, 2012
  8. NHL - Cody Hodgson's development key to Sabres' success

    Craig Custance

    Now healthy, Sabres center Cody Hodgson is a key player to watch in the AHL as he attempts to hone his offensive and leadership skills with the team's affiliate in Rochester.

    Blog | Conversation | October 05, 2012
  9. NHL - Seattle seeking NHL team as AHL owner anticipates league ex...

    Craig Custance

    Craig Custance reports that the NHL -- lured by financial incentives, fan interest and the city's sizable media market -- might be setting up shop in the Emerald City through expansion rather than relocation.

    Blog | Conversation | September 20, 2012
  10. Development of Panthers' Jacob Markstrom could alter goalie trade...

    Craig Custance

    Craig Custance writes that Jacob Markstrom's development could prompt the Panthers to trade one of their other goalies later this season, and offers an examination of the goalie trade market leaguewide.

    Blog | Conversation | November 08, 2011
  11. Souray proves AHL offers redemption

    Craig Custance

    When word circulated on Tuesday that the New York Rangers were going to waive Sean Avery, one of the options that immediately looked likely was a trip to the AHL. For a veteran who embraces the lifestyle of an NHL player, it's not an appealing o...

    Blog | October 05, 2011
  12. NHL - Sheldon Souray's rise from the AHL leads to a new opportuni...

    Craig Custance

    Craig Custance writes that Sheldon Souray's new opportunity with the Dallas Stars shows that the AHL isn't necessarily a death sentence for NHL careers. Plus, notes on the upcoming CBA negotiations, the Winnipeg Jets, and a story you must read.

    Blog | Conversation | October 05, 2011