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Free Agency or Insanity?

By Bob Haynes (@BobHaynesJr) Crazy Salaries It sure doesn’t look or sound free to me! Tell me what the following players all have in common; Ville Leino, Christian Erhoff, Zach Parise, Ryan Suter, Matt Carle, Dennis Wideman, Carey Price, and Jordan Staal. You would be correct to say that they have all signed big money […]

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Flames Draft Day One Recap: Jankowski And Other Notes

By Ryan Holmer (@RyanHolmerNHL) Day one is completed, and the first round of the 2012 NHL Entry Draft was interesting to say the least. Several trades highlighted the evening, as Pittsburgh traded Jordan Staal to Carolina in exchange for Brandon Sutter, the eighth overall selection, and Brian Doumulin. The Washington Capitals acquired Mike Ribeiro for […]

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Penguins Draft Day One Recap : Staal, Michalek Traded; Blue Line Bolstered

By Joe Depto (@PensDeptoTFP) With the Pittsburgh Penguins playing host to the 2012 draft, it surely wasn’t a surprise that they went out of their way to steal the show for themselves. In one evening, the team traded away one of the franchise’s biggest faces,  a substantial member of the team’s blue line, and continued […]

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2012 NHL Draft Eligible Prospect Profile: Radek Faksa – Kitchener Rangers

By Todd Cordell (@ToddCordell) As we inch closer and closer to the 2012 NHL Entry Draft, I’ll continue to plug away at as many prospect profiles on the top draft eligible players from the Ontario Hockey League as I can. All of my 2012 draft eligible profiles can be found at the bottom of the […]

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Penguins Notebook – Tomas Vokoun acquired and signed; Sidney Crosby Contract update.

By Joe Depto (@PensDeptoTFP) Penguins acquire/sign goaltender Tomas Vokoun Those following the Pens potentially loaded offseason didn’t need to wait until the NHL draft hits Pittsburgh at end of the month for substantial news to come out of the 412 area code. This morning, the Penguins acquired veteran netminder Tomas Vokoun from the Washington Capitals […]

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Pittsburgh Penguins Notebook – February 17th, 2012

By Joe Depto (@PensDeptoTFP) The Pittsburgh Penguins roller coaster ride seems to be coming to an end. From December 29th, 2011-January 11th, 2012, the Penguins went on a six game losing streak that placed the team under the microscope like nothing else has since Michel Therrien was fired. The team responded with a white hot […]

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Red-Hot Pens Will Face Even More Adversity In Toronto Tonight

By Joe Depto (@PensDeptoTFP) Another day, another injury. It’s been the unofficial battle cry of the Pittsburgh Penguins for nearly an injury now. Tonight, as the Pittsburgh Penguins do battle with the Maple Leafs in Toronto, will be no different. Jordan Staal, per Pittsburgh bench boss Dan Bylsma, will miss tonight’s game due a collision […]

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Penguins Hope to Continue Building Momentum Tonight in Calgary

By Joe Depto (@PensDeptoTFP) Eastern conference teams beginning extended road trips far away from home usually have already faced the brutal and constant rigors of an NHL season. For the Pittsburgh Penguins, however, they are getting the tough travels out of the way early. Coming off of a 4-3 overtime win against the defending western […]

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The Hockey Guys NHL Awards

The Hockey Guys take a look at who they feel will walk away with awards at the NHL awards show in June.