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  1. The top need for every team

    Craig Custance

    On Dec. 27, the NHL's roster freeze is lifted, and general managers can return to trying to address their teams. Moves have been relatively quiet this season, but every day the trade deadline draws closer, the chances we'll see trades increases. ...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  2. Ranking the best coaches available

    Craig Custance

    After firing Dallas Eakins, Edmonton Oilers general manager Craig MacTavish said he will transition the coaching job to Todd Nelson, promoted from the American Hockey League. Nelson is a widely respected coach who had success at that level, so he's e...

    Blog | December 16, 2014
  3. Links from around the rink - December 15

    Doug Mittler

    The NHL holiday roster freeze goes into effect next week, giving general managers an extra incentive to make a move. Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun lists the Sabres, Coyotes, Hurricanes and Flyers as teams that have a reason to be active, "but t...

    Blog | December 15, 2014
  4. Ryan Miller among NHL's top 10 most overpaid players - NHL

    Matthew Coller

    Which NHL players have been the most overpaid this season? Matthew Coller identifies the top 10, including Vancouver Canucks goalie Ryan Miller.

    Story | Conversation | December 08, 2014
  5. Why Alexander Semin is valuable, and the teams that should trade ...

    Rob Vollman

    Rob Vollman dives into why polarizing winger Alexander Semin is valuable and identifies two teams that should trade for him.

    Story | Conversation | December 03, 2014
  6. Links from around the rink - December 1

    Doug Mittler

    After squandering a 3-0 lead to the Kings in the first round of the playoffs last spring, the San Jose Sharks turned some heads by deciding to retain longtime general manager Doug Wilson and coach Todd McLellan. But does the duo have little margin fo...

    Blog | December 01, 2014
  7. Tyler Johnson among NHL's top 10 best bargains - NHL

    Matthew Coller

    Which NHL players have been the biggest bargains this season? Matthew Coller identifies the top 10, including Tampa Bay Lightning forward Tyler Johnson.

    Story | Conversation | November 24, 2014
  8. Time running out for unlucky Blue Jackets

    Craig Custance

    TORONTO -- While in town for the general managers' meetings, one of Jarmo Kekalainen's colleagues shared a sobering projection with the Columbus Blue Jackets' GM. If a team has 400 man-games lost in a season, it's all but impossible to make the pl...

    Blog | November 19, 2014
  9. Why the Penguins signed Fleury deal now

    Craig Custance

    With the potential of free agency looming for one of his most high-profile clients, Allan Walsh was given pretty clear instructions from Marc-Andre Fleury. Get a deal done. New Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford made his affinity...

    Blog | November 06, 2014
  10. Isles benefit from Boychuk's improvement

    Craig Custance

    The theory among scouts and executives regarding Nick Leddy was that once the talented 23-year-old defenseman escaped the depths of the Chicago Blackhawks' lineup, he would blossom in a bigger role. It's one of the reasons New York Islanders general ...

    Blog | October 24, 2014
  11. Next Babcock deal could alter landscape

    Craig Custance

    Imagine for a moment that you're a young and talented AHL coach. You've just coached three games in three days, it's Sunday night and you're exhausted. The phone rings. It's the NHL general manager of your parent team. They've fired their ...

    Blog | October 23, 2014
  12. NHL Future Power Rankings - Chicago Blackhawks positioned well fo...

    Craig Custance

    Which NHL teams are set up for the most success in 2017-18 and beyond? According to our panel of experts, it's the Chicago Blackhawks. Check out the full list, and analysis of each team, in the Future Power Rankings.

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2014
  13. Links from around the rink - Oct. 6

    Doug Mittler

    The New York Islanders made a good faith effort to make their final season at Nassau Coliseum a meaningful and entertaining one, acquiring a pair of Stanley Cup winning defensemen. Isles general manager Garth Snow acquired both Johnny Boychuk from...

    Blog | October 06, 2014
  14. Tomas Vokoun, Philipp Grubauer among backup goalies to pursue -- ...

    Rob Vollman

    Rob Vollman examines today's goalie market, and identifies which backups have valuable starting potential. He also cites the teams that could benefit from an upgrade.

    Story | Conversation | October 02, 2014
  15. Why the Sharks' rebuild is necessary

    Craig Custance

    San Jose Sharks general manager Doug Wilson had been so open about his offseason plans that he seemed a little surprised when he was asked for further details at the draft. "I can't be any more honest than I have been," he said. "What did I leave ...

    Blog | July 03, 2014
  16. Top 25 unrestricted free agents

    Craig Custance

    By now, you've heard. It's not a great free agent class. The NHL's general managers are expected to be active on the trade front over the next few weeks, in part because there's not a lot of help in free agency. That's what happens when teams put suc...

    Blog | June 23, 2014