Taylor Hall or Tyler Seguin: Who’s Number One?

As Friday night’s NHL entry draft nears, speculation is running wild as to who the Edmonton Oilers will pick. Taylor Hall and Tyler Seguin are the clear-cut top two prospects at the draft, but who the Oilers will go with is still shrouded in secrecy. The draft takes place at the Staples Center in LosContinue reading “Taylor Hall or Tyler Seguin: Who’s Number One?”

Panthers Hire Dale Tallon

The Florida Panthers have announced the hiring of former Chicago Blackhawks general manager Dale Tallon. Tallon replaces Randy Sexton. Tallon had been with the Blackhawks organization for 33 years, as a player and a broadcaster before he was an executive. He was promoted to the post of GM in the Windy City in 2005 andContinue reading “Panthers Hire Dale Tallon”

Are the Panthers Moving Vokoun?

Reports out of Florida indicate that the Panthers are shopping around goalie Tomas Vokoun. GM Randy Sexton is said to be contacting other GMs around the league with the intention of moving his goaltender and figuring out his options, so the veteran keeper could be on the move possibly even before the holiday roster freeze.Continue reading “Are the Panthers Moving Vokoun?”

Flames Get Rights to Bouwmeester

The Calgary Flames have acquired the negotiating rights to Florida Panthers defenceman and much sought-after player Jay Bouwmeester. They sent the rights to defenceman Jordan Leopold and a third-round draft pick to Florida in exchange. Bouwmeester is just 25-years-old and will make a dazzling addition to the Flames roster if/when they get him signed. HeContinue reading “Flames Get Rights to Bouwmeester”