Canucks’ Micheal Ferland: What Should Fans Know?

report this ad The rumors that the Vancouver Canucks were interested in Micheal Ferland began just prior to last season’s trade deadline. On Jan. 22, Darren Dreger, speaking on TSN 1040, broke the news that Canucks general manager Jim Benning wanted to add Ferland either by trade or free agency. At the time, Dreger noted […]

Unpacking the Lightning’s Slow Free Agency

report this ad Prior to the start of 2019 NHL Free Agency on July 1, Tampa Bay Lightning general manager Julien BriseBois was busy. Rumors swirled around the franchise, connecting them to major free-agents like Erik Karlsson and Joe Pavelski. With the Lightning heading for an impending cap-crunch, though, a signing was seemingly impossible. Despite […]

Ennis Was Maple Leafs’ Bargain Hero: Who’s Next?

report this ad During this past season as I have covered the Toronto Maple Leafs, one of the great storylines for me was the emergence of Tyler Ennis as a contributing member of the team. As general manager Kyle Dubas struggles with the salary cap impact of signing the team’s youthful leader and RFA Mitch […]

Maple Leafs Marner Strategy: Bring on the Offer Sheets

report this ad Perhaps we’re thinking about these Mitch Marner versus the Toronto Maple Leafs negotiations wrong. So far, we’ve framed the narrative as the Toronto Maple Leafs’ problem with the upcoming salary cap that might not allow them to sign their star player and favorite RFA son Marner. Toronto Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews and […]