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  1. Youth movement for Calgary Flames includes Mikael Backlund, Sean ...

    Matthew Coller

    Hockey Prospectus identifies a player trending up, a player trending down and a key stat for the 2014-15 Calgary Flames.

    Story | Conversation | September 13, 2014
  2. Lure of Stanley Cup strong for agents

    Craig Custance

    The closest thing to winning a Stanley Cup for an agent is when a client wins one. Through years of building the talent in his agency with guys such as Tim Thomas, Antti Niemi, Brian Rafalski, John Madden and Tuukka Rask, Bill Zito hit that pinnacle ...

    Blog | May 28, 2014
  3. How salary retention alters trade options

    Craig Custance

    BOCA RATON, Fla. -- When the Columbus Blue Jackets got serious about trading Marian Gaborik and the trade deadline was closing in, there were about six teams that GM Jarmo Kekalainen considered legitimate suitors. With those six teams came a ran...

    Blog | March 11, 2014
  4. Predicting Team USA's roster for the Sochi Olympics - NHL

    Frank Provenzano

    Frank Provenzano breaks down the toughest position battles competing for a spot on Team USA.

    Story | Conversation | November 20, 2013
  5. Leafs face questions on Kessel contract

    Craig Custance

    Last year, Brian Burke told a story about one of his first interactions with Phil Kessel, long before Kessel was a member of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Burke was interviewing Kessel in 2006, his draft year, and the answers he heard from the talented wi...

    Blog | May 17, 2013
  6. 2013 NHL Playoffs - Toronto Maple Leafs face questions on Phil Ke...

    Craig Custance

    With just one season remaining on Phil Kessel's contract in Toronto, the Leafs must decide how much they value their star sniper.

    Blog | Conversation | May 17, 2013
  7. After CBA, realignment, Olympics linger

    Craig Custance

    NEW YORK -- It was a day that was supposed to be about the owners' unanimous approval of the new CBA, but that got blown out of the water quickly. Brian Burke's removal as the general manager of the Maple Leafs dominated every conversation ...

    Blog | January 10, 2013
  8. 2013 NHL Season Preview -- As CBA settles, realignment, Olympics ...

    Craig Custance

    Though the CBA is resolved, realignment and player participation in the 2014 Winter Olympics remain unresolved. Craig Custance examines both issues, the impact of the Brian Burke firing on the trade market and more from the Board of Governors meeting.

    Blog | Conversation | January 10, 2013
  9. Four possibilities for Brian Burke's future

    Craig Custance

    NEW YORK -- Regardless of what you think of the job Brian Burke did during his tenure as the general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, there's no denying his body of work. He has won a Stanley Cup. He took a risk in building Team USA around yo...

    Blog | January 09, 2013
  10. NHL - Four possibilities for former Toronto Maple Leafs GM Brian ...

    Craig Custance

    In the wake of the Toronto Maple Leafs' removal of Brian Burke as general manager, Craig Custance examines four potential options for his next stop.

    Blog | Conversation | January 09, 2013
  11. NHL - Projecting Team USA's 2014 Olympic Roster for Sochi

    Craig Custance

    With the 2012 Summer Games serving as a back drop, Craig Custance starts looking ahead to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi Russia, projecting what a possible American roster might look like given an influx of young talent.

    Blog | Conversation | August 08, 2012
  12. Three fixes for the Maple Leafs

    Doug McIntyre

    With Craig Custance on vacation, ESPN The Magazine's Doug McIntyre fills in to provide a quick take on what could be ahead for the Toronto Maple Leafs. When Brian Burke was hired as general manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs in November 2008, i...

    Blog | August 03, 2012
  13. NHL - Three fixes for the Toronto Maple Leafs

    Doug McIntyre

    The Maple Leafs' rebuilding plan hasn't exactly paid dividends under GM Brian Burke. With few impact moves made this summer, Doug McIntyre offers three suggestions on how the Leafs can improve for the 2012-13 campaign.

    Blog | Conversation | August 03, 2012
  14. NHL - How to fix the Toronto Maple Leafs

    Robert Vollman

    Robert Vollman takes a look at some ways to fix the ailing Toronto Maple Leafs.

    Story | Conversation | March 20, 2012
  15. NHL - Toronto Maple Leafs get new start under relentless Randy Ca...

    Craig Custance

    There is a new boss behind the bench in Toronto, and Craig Custance writes that Randy Carlyle's trademark relentlessness might be just what the Maple Leafs need for a final playoff push.

    Blog | Conversation | March 05, 2012
  16. Can Burke, Leafs find needed size?

    Craig Custance

    Brian Burke isn't a trade deadline GM. By now, you know that. Some of the worst mistakes general managers have made, he often says, have been done on deadline day. It's a theory growing in popularity among his colleagues. "I went back and...

    Blog | February 14, 2012