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  1. Inconsistency, identity crisis plague Flyers

    Craig Custance

    The emotion steaming from Philadelphia Flyers owner Ed Snider during the Peter Laviolette firing news conference three games into this season is one of the most memorable moments of the early NHL schedule. Especially when he was questioned about the ...

    Blog | December 12, 2013
  2. Growing pains necessary for Yakupov

    Craig Custance

    It hasn't even been a year, which feels strange because so much is different now. Last November, the NHL lockout was in full force and Nail Yakupov took a break from his KHL schedule to tour Canada in the Subway Super Series, playing games with ...

    Blog | October 15, 2013
  3. NHL - Growing pains necessary for Nail Yakupov

    Craig Custance

    ESPN Insider Craig Custance explores the growing process of Edmonton Oilers forward Nail Yakupov, and what we can expect out of him in the near future. He also digs deep to find out the truth about the recent KHL rumors.

    Blog | Conversation | October 15, 2013
  4. Messier's fit behind Rangers' bench

    Craig Custance

    It doesn't happen too often because they both have very full travel schedules, but when Mark Messier and Rangers director of player personnel Gordie Clark watch a hockey game together, one thing jumps out at Clark. Messier's emotion. Whet...

    Blog | June 03, 2013
  5. NHL - Mark Messier's fit as head coach with New York Rangers

    Craig Custance

    Legend Mark Messier is in the running for the Rangers' head coaching job, but what exactly would he bring to the table? Craig Custance examines the Broadway coaching search, as well as how Coyotes coach Dave Tippett may fit into the picture.

    Blog | Conversation | June 03, 2013
  6. NHL - Why teams should trade early

    Craig Custance

    With a condensed schedule and a late trade deadline, Craig Custance explores the value of acquiring new players early. Plus notes on the Sabres' path forward, a rookie's debut at the GM meetings and how salary retention may be very valuable to some teams.

    Blog | Conversation | March 21, 2013
  7. What's holding back the Islanders?

    Craig Custance

    On Sunday, the Islanders played the first of a seven-game homestand and lost to the Hurricanes. They followed it with a loss to the Bruins on Tuesday, their moment to capitalize on a home-friendly schedule spoiled by a start that had visitors outscor...

    Blog | February 28, 2013
  8. NHL - What's holding back the New York Islanders?

    Craig Custance

    The Islanders have been stockpiling top draft picks and feature one of the league's brightest young players in John Tavares, so why does the franchise continue to languish outside of the playoff picture? Craig Custance explores the issues for the Isles.

    Blog | Conversation | February 28, 2013
  9. Maple Leafs' 2006 draft class paying off

    Craig Custance

    As a pro scout for the San Jose Sharks, John Ferguson Jr. sees a ton of games, especially during this condensed schedule that produces plenty of options each night. But the former Maple Leafs GM has caught a couple of special moments early this seaso...

    Blog | February 13, 2013
  10. NHL - Strong 2006 draft, redefining perception of former Toronto ...

    Craig Custance

    The Maple Leafs' 2006 draft class has been paying dividends at the NHL level, and not just for the Leafs. The success of those players has, in part, helped redefine the legacy of former Leafs GM John Ferguson Jr.

    Blog | Conversation | February 13, 2013
  11. Sharks entering critical season

    Craig Custance

    In their first game of the season, the San Jose Sharks beat the Calgary Flames convincingly, 4-1. They play the Oilers on Tuesday night, then the Coyotes and Avalanche to finish the week. It's the perfect start to the schedule to evaluate whethe...

    Blog | January 22, 2013
  12. San Jose Sharks entering critical season - NHL

    Craig Custance

    Faced with what may be the Sharks' final chance to chase the Cup with their current core of players, Craig Custance writes that there is even more urgency for San Jose's players in the shortened season.

    Blog | Conversation | January 22, 2013
  13. NHL - Winter Classic doubleheader and other ideas on how NHL can ...

    Craig Custance

    Craig Custance explores several ideas for how the NHL can help win back fans after the 2012 lockout. A Winter Classic doubleheader would be a nice start.

    Blog | Conversation | November 10, 2012
  14. NHL - Teams may need amnesty to keep rosters intact

    Craig Custance

    Craig Custance explains how some NHL clubs may feel a salary cap pinch under a new CBA and why some teams may want to seek an amnesty provision similar to that currently used in the NBA.

    Blog | Conversation | November 08, 2012
  15. NHL - Jarome Iginla's future just one of many big questions if se...

    Craig Custance

    While there is new hope in the NHL CBA negotiations, Craig Custance looks at some of the unintended consequences of a potential lost season, including some big free agents in front offices and the future of NHL icons Jarome Iginla, Teemu Selanne and more.

    Blog | Conversation | November 05, 2012
  16. Lockout spoiling Wild's big summer

    Craig Custance

    There are plenty of theories as to which teams will hold the advantage if the NHL returns to a shortened schedule and quick training camp. Assuming a collective bargaining agreement gets done at some point, that likely means a training camp spanning ...

    Blog | November 01, 2012