CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

40 results for "case"

Page of 2
  1. Players weigh in on advanced analytics

    Craig Custance

    NEW YORK - When you get a parade of NHL stars coming through the office, like was the case at the NHL's annual media event in New York, it's good business to prepare questions to ask everyone, to get a cross section of the league on trending issues. ...

    Blog | September 10, 2014
  2. NHL - 2014 Stanley Cup playoffs: Why the Los Angeles Kings' Drew ...

    Craig Custance

    The Kings' Drew Doughty is making a strong case for a defenseman to win the Conn Smythe award this year, writes ESPN The Magazine's Craig Custance.

    Story | Conversation | May 22, 2014
  3. Toews' no-goal shows process needs work

    Craig Custance

    CHICAGO -- We expect perfection. In this era of high-definition TV, replays as GIFs on Twitter moments after plays happen in real life and cameras from every angle, we know when a call is missed. Usually instantly. In the case of Jonathan Toews'...

    Blog | May 19, 2014
  4. Projecting USA's 2018 Olympic roster

    Craig Custance

    There's no guarantee that NHL players will be participating in the 2018 Winter Olympic games, but the impact stateside of Team USA's fourth-place finish, even if it's disappointing, makes a strong case for it. The Olympics draw the attention of casua...

    Blog | February 22, 2014
  5. NHL -- Philadelphia Flyers goalie Steve Mason making a case to be...

    Craig Custance

    If Steve Mason stays focused on making the most of his second chance, he might just entrench himself as the Flyers' starting goaltender, writes Craig Custance.

    Story | Conversation | December 12, 2013
  6. The challenge of RFA negotiations

    Craig Custance

    A couple years ago, a GM was asked about the contract status of one of his restricted free agents in early summer. You know how it goes, he answered, these things don't get done until training camp is close. A deadline, in this case, is a power...

    Blog | September 16, 2013
  7. NHL - The challenge of RFA negotiations

    Craig Custance

    A couple years ago, a GM was asked about the contract status of one of his restricted free agents in early summer. You know how it goes, he answered, these things don't get done until training camp is close. A deadline, in this case, is a powerful th...

    Blog | Conversation | September 16, 2013
  8. 2013 NHL offseason - Why Ilya Kovalchuk's case is unique

    Craig Custance

    Craig Custance reacts to the shocking news and Ilya Kovalchuk has retired from the NHL, explaining why his is a unique case.

    Blog | Conversation | July 12, 2013
  9. Abdelkader's hit could be series tipping point

    Craig Custance

    DETROIT -- For the most part, the Anaheim Ducks passed. Passed on a chance to make their case. Passed on an opportunity to offer up their opinion regarding Justin Abdelkader's hit on Toni Lydman that earned the Red Wings forward a five-minute chargin...

    Blog | May 05, 2013
  10. 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
  11. Hockey player Nail Yakupov is NEXT - ESPN The Magazine

    Craig Custance

    In ESPN The Magazine, Craig Custance writes about how Nail Yakupov is skating his way to stardom.

    Story | Conversation | December 25, 2012
  12. Best, worst case for B's Dougie Hamilton

    Craig Custance

    Last season, Dougie Hamilton's third with the Niagara IceDogs, his point total jumped to a career-best 72. He put up that total in just 50 games, including 17 goals. It was an impressive offensive outburst for a 6-foot-5 defenseman selected with...

    Blog | October 26, 2012
  13. NHL - Dougie Hamilton, Boston Bruins defenseman prospect, best ca...

    Craig Custance

    Craig Custance examines the ceiling and floor for promising Boston Bruins defensive prospect Dougie Hamilton.

    Blog | Conversation | October 26, 2012
  14. Best, worst case for Wings' Brendan Smith

    Craig Custance

    There's no doubt seasoning in the American Hockey League is crucial to the growth of most young hockey players. When citing the virtues of the league, scouts and team executives often say the same thing: They've seen players hurt because th...

    Blog | October 25, 2012
  15. NHL - Best case, worst case for Detroit Red Wings D prospect Bren...

    Craig Custance

    Craig Custance examines the ceiling and floor for Detroit defenseman Brendan Smith, who will be scrutinized in the wake of Nicklas Lidstrom's retirement.

    Blog | Conversation | October 25, 2012
  16. Best and worst case for Brandon Saad

    Craig Custance

    On Friday, members of the 2010 Chicago Blackhawks team that won the Stanley Cup will be reuniting in a game for charity. It's a fun event that should raise money for a good cause but it's also a sad reminder for Blackhawks fans of just how good that ...

    Blog | October 24, 2012