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  1. NHL looks for balance with outdoor games

    Scott Burnside

    Almost as interesting as the NHL's annual forays out of doors is the debate over where those events will be held. With the NHL scaling back its outdoor events this year -- holding two games after last season's six -- it's expected the number will ...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  2. Stastny addition sets up Blues for playoffs

    Scott Burnside

    After yet another disappointing playoff exit for the Cup-hungry St. Louis Blues, there was a lot of debate about just how they might get over the hump. Or would they ever? The acquisition of netminder Ryan Miller at the 2014 trade deadline at grea...

    Blog | July 01, 2014
  3. Study: College players fit in well in NHL

    Scott Burnside

    PHILADELPHIA -- The debate over which route to the NHL is best -- major junior hockey or college hockey via the NCAA -- is one that has raged for years and will no doubt be the subject of impassioned discussion moving forward. That said, there were s...

    Blog | June 26, 2014
  4. NHL -- 7 teams to watch at the trade deadline

    Scott Burnside

    Seven teams will be making noise before the March 5 trade deadline, writes Scott Burnside.

    Story | Conversation | February 28, 2014
  5. Debate: Who's under the gun?

    Scott Burnside

    We spoke to a number of NHL general managers this week about the strategy of the trade deadline, and invariably they invoked either a chess or poker analogy. When is the right time to sweeten an offer? When is the right time to lay low and hope the p...

    Blog | February 24, 2012
  6. Deadline Debate: Gambling on Hemsky?

    Scott Burnside

    For one week only, we will dissect trade rumors, trying to guide you with what we know. Daily Debate will return next week. One of the names that has been in the air vis-a-vis the trade deadline for literally weeks is that of Edmonton Oilers wing...

    Blog | February 21, 2012
  7. Why Chris Osgood is Hall-worthy

    Scott Burnside

    Goodbye, Chris Osgood; hello, Hall of Fame debate. The phone line hadn't gone dead on Tuesday's conference call announcing the veteran Detroit Red Wings netminder's retirement before the debate over whether Osgood is Hall of Fame material began in...

    Blog | July 19, 2011
  8. Bolts-Bruins pregame report: Is Bergeron debate becoming a distra...

    Scott Burnside

    BOSTON -- There is a certain element of the absurd when it comes to the discussion of injuries and players' availability come playoff time. Exhibit A in the Eastern Conference finals is Patrice Bergeron. The Bruins' top two-way center and playo...

    Blog | May 17, 2011
  9. 5 Things: The age-old Calder debate, Sabres' bogus finale, George...

    Scott Burnside

    1. The age-old Calder debateMy colleague and good friend Pierre LeBrun and I have often debated last season's Calder Trophy race, which was won by Buffalo defenseman Tyler Myers. I have no problem with Myers' selection (he won by a veritable landslid...

    Blog | April 04, 2011
  10. The hit debate: How far will GMs go?

    Scott Burnside

    BOCA RATON, Fla. -- NHL commissioner Gary Bettman may have grabbed the early headlines here Monday, but the heavy lifting remains for the NHL general managers. After watching clips of almost every one of the 80 or so concussions that have been sus...

    Blog | March 14, 2011
  11. Mario Lemieux's message doesn't exactly hit the mark

    Scott Burnside

    Instead of venting from a mysterious perch, Mario Lemieux could actually become a meaningful part of the debate on how to make the game he insists he loves better.

    Story | Conversation | February 13, 2011
  12. Hall debate for Chris Osgood: a no-brainer

    Scott Burnside

    In the end, Chris Osgood's 400th NHL win was a lot like his career: It took a little longer than he thought it might, and when it came, it was anything but easy. "To me, I should have been there way sooner," the Detroit Red Wings netminder told ES...

    Blog | December 29, 2010
  13. Hall debate for Chris Osgood: a no-brainer

    Scott Burnside

    In the end, Chris Osgood's 400th NHL win was a lot like his career: It took a little longer than he thought it might, and when it came, it was anything but easy. "To me, I should have been there way sooner," the Detroit Red Wings netminder told ES...

    Blog | December 29, 2010
  14. How NHL teams have recently fared after a coaching change

    Scott Burnside

    Lou Lamoriello faces a tough decision: Should he fire his coach to spark his team out of a slump? Here's a look at how teams fared after a coaching change.

    Story | Conversation | November 09, 2010
  15. Will 2014 debate be CBA bargaining chip?

    Scott Burnside

    TORONTO -- Many hockey observers believe Olympic participation will be a bargaining chip that will be played by the league when the next collective-bargaining agreement is negotiated sometime before the end of the 2011-12 season.And why not? The leag...

    Blog | August 25, 2010
  16. Will 2014 debate be CBA bargaining chip?

    Scott Burnside

    TORONTO -- Many hockey observers believe Olympic participation will be a bargaining chip that will be played by the league when the next collective-bargaining agreement is negotiated sometime before the end of the 2011-12 season.And why not? The leag...

    Blog | August 25, 2010