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  1. Wild show restraint with Vanek's deal

    Scott Burnside

    We ended up having a chat with Minnesota Wild GM Chuck Fletcher on the way out of the draft Saturday afternoon in Philadelphia. He talked about free agency and the desire to keep any deals the Wild might be involved with on a short-term basis. ...

    Blog | July 01, 2014
  2. Trade breakdown: Parenteau-Briere swap

    Scott Burnside

    We admit we've had a soft spot for P.A. Parenteau for a number of years. We've enjoyed our infrequent chats with him and, more importantly, have admired his never-say-die attitude toward his career. The 31-year-old native of Hull, Quebec, was dra...

    Blog | June 30, 2014
  3. 2014 NHL free agency -- Burnside: Where top free agents will sign...

    Scott Burnside

    Here's a look at 15 of the most interesting free agents and their possible landing spots, writes Scott Burnside.

    Story | Conversation | June 30, 2014
  4. Bergeron honored for humility, hard work

    Scott Burnside

    LAS VEGAS -- It was a couple of years ago that we had occasion to chat with Hall of Famer and Boston Bruins president Cam Neely. The conversation quickly turned to Patrice Bergeron and why the Bruins' talented, hard-working center didn't get any love...

    Blog | June 20, 2012
  5. Hitchcock brings the experience Blues need

    Scott Burnside

    We recall a chat we had with Ken Hitchcock during training camp. Hitchcock said it was the time of year when an out-of-work coach feels it most. Those days and weeks in September and early October are when a team is being formed and an identity be...

    Blog | November 07, 2011
  6. Change of scenery could help Liles' game

    Scott Burnside

    ST. PAUL, Minn. -- We recall a long chat we had with new Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman John-Michael Liles during a trip to Denver last year. The then-Avs defenseman had suffered through a couple of down seasons in Colorado, was a healthy scratch and...

    Blog | June 24, 2011
  7. 5 Things: Trade plans for Hawks, Wild; why are GMs immune to mids...

    Scott Burnside

    1. No big moves in ChicagoWe had a chance to chat with Chicago GM Stan Bowman before Sunday's big shootout win over Pittsburgh. He has little cap room to work with and won't be looking to make a big trade-deadline move that would involve bringing in ...

    Blog | February 21, 2011
  8. Paul Martin prepares for new stint with Pens

    Scott Burnside

    PITTSBURGH -- A little over a year ago, we sat with Paul Martin and a group of U.S. Olympic hopefuls in Chicago to chat about the Vancouver Olympics and the 2009-10 season. At one point, the other players began joking with Martin about the electri...

    Blog | October 06, 2010
  9. Paul Martin prepares for new stint with Pens

    Scott Burnside

    PITTSBURGH -- A little over a year ago, we sat with Paul Martin and a group of U.S. Olympic hopefuls in Chicago to chat about the Vancouver Olympics and the 2009-10 season. At one point, the other players began joking with Martin about the electri...

    Blog | October 06, 2010
  10. Eric wishes Jordan well as Penguins move on to Stanley Cup finals...

    Scott Burnside

    RALEIGH, N.C. -- Brothers Eric (Carolina) and Jordan (Pittsburgh) Staal hugged briefly as the two teams shook hands at the end of the series. "I said, 'You know you had a great series' and he just said, 'Good luck and get it next series,'" Jordan s...

    Blog | Conversation | May 26, 2009
  11. Steve Yzerman does a little Team Canada recon work at Eastern Con...

    Scott Burnside

    PITTSBURGH -- We had a chance to chat briefly with Steve Yzerman, executive director of the 2010 Canadian Olympic team, Thursday night at Mellon Arena. He has been splitting time between his duties as the Red Wings' vice president of hockey operatio...

    Blog | Conversation | May 21, 2009
  12. Philadelphia Flyers trying to channel anger from regular-season f...

    Scott Burnside

    We had a chance to chat with Flyers forward Daniel Briere after Philadelphia's skate Wednesday morning and he said the Flyers have to channel their anger from letting home ice slip away from them in the final game of the regular season against the Ne...

    Blog | Conversation | April 15, 2009
  13. Net problem? Early signs good for Tampa's trio

    Scott Burnside

    PRAGUE, Czech Republic -- Had an interesting chat with Tampa Bay Lightning assistant coach and goaltending expert Cap Raeder about the dynamics of having three goaltenders all of whom are different ages and at different stages in their and have diffe...

    Blog | Conversation | October 02, 2008
  14. Slegr: 'This is his group'

    Scott Burnside

    After the death of Ivan Hlinka, the Czechs are trying to cope with the loss of their coach while still playing in his honor.

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2004