NHL Rumors: Oilers, Canucks, Sabres, More

report this ad In today’s NHL rumor rundown there are some updates out of Edmonton where buzz surrounds some of the things the Oilers tried to do in free agency, the Vancouver Canucks made it imperative they move out salary after signing Micheal Ferland and what are three of the possible landing spots for Rasmus […]

Ducks Playing the Waiting Game in Free Agency

report this ad For the Anaheim Ducks, the first couple days of free agency have gone by not with a bang, but a whimper. The only moves the Ducks have made can be described as moderate organizational depth signings, at best. NEWS: We’ve signed center Andrew Poturalski and left wing Blake Pietila to one-year, two-way […]

Sabres Should Swap Ristolainen for Trouba

report this ad Arguably the most polarizing Buffalo Sabres player over the last three seasons, Rasmus Ristolainen is at a crossroads in his career in Buffalo. While boasting a booming slapshot and a penchant for physicality that makes fans drool, he has also been criticized by the analytics community. Rasmus Ristolainen appears to be at […]

Sabres Ristolainen Reaching New Heights

As the Buffalo Sabres franchise floundered for years leading up to the 2018-19 campaign, Rasmus Ristolainen became a consistent topic of debate amongst fans. Doubts lingered (and still do, to an extent) regarding his viability as a long-term, top-pairing defenseman. Sabres defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen (Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports) His detractors were quick to point out […]

Sabres Mishandling Ristolainen

Fans of the Buffalo Sabres are angry, and rightfully so. The team hasn’t made the playoffs since 2011, and the blue and gold faithful have been forced to endure another race against the Arizona Coyotes to the league basement. Prolonged exposure to the Sabres’ perpetual futility has spectators turning on certain players, particularly on top […]