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  1. Rumblings: Decision time for bubble teams

    Pierre LeBrun

    We lead our blog for the second day in a row with a bubble team that's in a tough spot: the Nashville Predators. Just four points out of a playoff spot on Friday morning, do they pull the plug or keep up the fight? Enter veteran GM David Poile....

    Blog | February 28, 2014
  2. Olympic break creates two trade deadlines

    Pierre LeBrun

    In some ways, there are two trade deadlines this season. There's the real trade deadline, March 5 at 3 p.m. ET, but there's also the pre-trade deadline on Feb. 7 at 3 p.m. ET. That's when a trade freeze goes into effect for the Olympic break and d...

    Blog | January 14, 2014
  3. Rumblings: Olympic deadline and trade talk

    Pierre LeBrun

    IIHF President Rene Fasel stood firm during an IIHF council meeting Tuesday in Zurich that the Dec. 31 Olympic roster deadline would not be altered, a source told ESPN.com. Top European countries such as Russia, Sweden, Finland and the Czech Repub...

    Blog | November 26, 2013
  4. Justin Faulk thinking (and hoping for) Sochi

    Pierre LeBrun

    Justin Faulk is off to a solid start to the season, entering the weekend with five assists in eight games while leading all Hurricanes in ice time at 25:02 per game. They're tough minutes too, with Faulk matching up every night against the other t...

    Blog | October 18, 2013
  5. Cam Ward motivated by Team Canada snub

    Pierre LeBrun

    TORONTO -- It is easy to forget that Cam Ward is only 29 years old. After years of people lumping him in with the game's elite netminders, lately he's no longer mentioned in the same breath due to people seemingly thinking he's no longer in his pr...

    Blog | October 17, 2013
  6. Rumblings: Lecavalier's choice is close

    Pierre LeBrun

    It is very possible, although not quite a guarantee, that Vincent Lecavalier will choose his next team by the end of the day Wednesday. The UFA center, who is allowed to speak with teams earlier than other UFAs because his contract was bought out,...

    Blog | July 02, 2013
  7. Rumblings: Letang, Briere, coaches & more

    Pierre LeBrun

    BOSTON -- Pittsburgh Penguins GM Ray Shero and agent Kent Hughes, who reps star blue-liner Kris Letang, are slated to meet here in Boston on Wednesday, a source told ESPN.com. It only makes sense because Hughes lives in Boston and Shero is in town...

    Blog | June 18, 2013
  8. Rumblings: Jagr status still in limbo

    Pierre LeBrun

    On the Jaromir Jagr front, it was still unclear as of Monday afternoon what will transpire. The Dallas Stars approached the Jagr camp three weeks ago about a contract extension, and the two sides have gone back and forth since. But still no contract ...

    Blog | April 01, 2013
  9. Rumblings: B's, Habs, Canucks like Clowe

    Pierre LeBrun

    Here's something important to keep in mind as the Ryane Clowe situation plays itself out before next Wednesday's trade deadline. Clowe has a full no-trade clause. The San Jose Sharks have to run this thing by him in order to get a deal done. Wh...

    Blog | March 27, 2013
  10. Rumblings: All eyes now on Bruins' next move

    Pierre LeBrun

    All eyes are on the Boston Bruins now after fellow Eastern powerhouse Pittsburgh upped the ante with a pair of additions. But it doesn't change what Boston had planned to do, really. The plan all along for the B's was to try to improve both the...

    Blog | March 26, 2013
  11. Goalie Ellis feels guilt about Ward's injury

    Pierre LeBrun

    It is tough enough to take as it is, seeing the star goalie of your team go down. But for Carolina Hurricanes backup netminder Dan Ellis, what's eating at him even more is that he was supposed to start Sunday when Ward was injured. "The way in ...

    Blog | March 04, 2013
  12. Jordan Staal looks to silence Pens' chirping

    Pierre LeBrun

    Jordan Staal is a cool customer, but he's not going to pretend. When the NHL schedule came out last month for the shortened season, he scrolled down to find out just when he would first be facing his former teammates from Pittsburgh. "I definit...

    Blog | February 27, 2013
  13. NHL realignment proposal adds playoff wild cards, drops league to...

    Pierre LeBrun

    The NHL is proposing a new realignment plan which would feature playoff wild-card spots plus see the league go from six divisions to four.

    Story | Conversation | February 26, 2013
  14. Need to know: Beware of Predators

    Pierre LeBrun

    • Quietly, the Nashville Predators are on a roll. After beginning the season with just one win in their opening six games (1-2-3), the Preds have turned it around with six wins in their past eight games, including a 3-0 shutout of the Phoe...

    Blog | February 15, 2013
  15. Need to know: Blackhawks still got the goose

    Pierre LeBrun

    • The Chicago Blackhawks are the measuring stick of the NHL so far this season, and the Anaheim Ducks were relishing their chance to measure up. Although the Blackhawks remain undefeated in regulation at 10-0-3, the Ducks continued their s...

    Blog | February 13, 2013
  16. Things to know: Retribution for Torres hit

    Pierre LeBrun

    My remote needed new batteries after flicking around a dozen games last night. Here's what I retained: • In Glendale, Ariz., the hockey code was in full force. Coyotes winger Raffi Torres had to answer the bell for his vicious hit on ...

    Blog | February 08, 2013