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  1. Summer Trending: Central Division

    Craig Custance

    The Nashville Predators' trade for James Neal had only been official for a few minutes when the questions started as to who would be the center feeding him the puck in Nashville. In Pittsburgh, he had his biggest success with Evgeni Malkin. In Dallas...

    Blog | July 22, 2014
  2. Holiday gifts to fill every team's top need

    Craig Custance

    The reality of the salary cap system is that every team has flaws. You have to borrow from one area to strengthen another. General managers have tough choices to make every offseason, and as we get into trade season, it's the time of year some teams ...

    Blog | December 23, 2013
  3. NHL - 2013 mock expansion draft protected teams in West

    Frank Provenzano

    Craig Custance reveals which players in the West would be protected from being selected in a mock NHL expansion draft.

    Story | Conversation | September 11, 2013
  4. NHL - Realignment throws relocation into question

    Craig Custance

    As the NHL prepares to realign next season, questions remain as to how the potential relocation of a franchise could affect things. And Seattle's beautiful new arena proposal is adding fuel to the fire. Plus, the weekly mailbag.

    Blog | Conversation | March 15, 2013
  5. In defense of 'unpopular' contracts

    Craig Custance

    He needed very little prompting to jump into a passionate and well-reasoned defense. Nashville coach Barry Trotz was explained the situation: Rob Vollman, an advanced stat guru for Hockey Prospectus, polled some of the sharpest minds in the hockey st...

    Blog | September 26, 2012
  6. NHL - In defense of 'unpopular' contracts

    Craig Custance

    In response to a recent poll of NHL statistical analysts, Craig Custance checks in with NHL coaches and scouts to see how they explain the big contracts issued to Paul Gaustad and Dennis Wideman.

    Blog | Conversation | September 26, 2012
  7. NHL - Dennis Wideman tops worst summer signings of 2012

    Rob Vollman

    Rob Vollman polls the NHL stats community to see which summer signings rated as the league's worst contracts handed out this offseason.

    Story | Conversation | September 25, 2012
  8. No rush to reach cap floor

    Craig Custance

    Last year at this time, the Florida Panthers had wrapped up a shopping spree that invested millions in players such as Ed Jovanovski, Tomas Fleischmann, Scottie Upshall, Jose Theodore and Marcel Goc. It was a crucial moment in the franchise's ...

    Blog | July 03, 2012
  9. 2012 NHL Free Agency - As market sits idle, no rush to reach cap ...

    Craig Custance

    Last summer the NHL watched as the Florida Panthers spent wildly to reach the salary-cap floor. This season has lacked similar spending sprees, largely because teams seem convinced the floor will change with the new CBA.

    Blog | Conversation | July 03, 2012
  10. 2012 Stanley Cup Playoffs - Rival coaches, players scout Nashvill...

    Craig Custance

    Heading into the playoffs, Craig Custance gets the lowdown on the Nashville Predators from rival players, coaches and scouts.

    Story | Conversation | April 04, 2012
  11. Radulov's impact on Predators

    Craig Custance

    In a season that has the potential to turn into the best in franchise history, the Nashville Predators front office has masterfully handled each major decision as they've happened. They secured their franchise goalie for the next seven years, an...

    Blog | March 22, 2012
  12. Nashville Predators look to continue positive momentum with retur...

    Craig Custance

    Craig Custance writes that momentum is heading in a positive direction in Nashville, and the Predators are hoping the addition of Alexander Radulov can help spark a playoff run that will convince Ryan Suter and Shea Weber to stick around.

    Blog | Conversation | March 22, 2012
  13. New approach thins free-agent market

    Craig Custance

    BOCA RATON, Fla. -- After the first session of the general managers meetings at the Boca Raton Club and Resort on Monday, Florida GM Dale Tallon was chatting about his summer plans in the continued building of the Florida Panthers into a serious play...

    Blog | March 13, 2012
  14. NHL - Summer free agency looks thin as teams lock up stars

    Craig Custance

    Most NHL teams are moving aggressively to sign their own potential free agents. Craig Custance analyzes what this means for the summer marketplace.

    Blog | Conversation | March 13, 2012
  15. NHL - Pressing questions for the stretch run

    Craig Custance

    As the trade deadline dust settles, Craig Custance surveys the league to see which lingering questions will be answered in the month to come.

    Blog | Conversation | February 29, 2012
  16. Trade deadline's biggest winners, losers

    Craig Custance

    Good friend and colleague Scott Burnside has already tackled the teams that benefited the most or didn't accomplish their goals during the trade deadline season. But what about the people involved over the last couple of weeks? Here's a lo...

    Blog | February 28, 2012