Sabres Name Tim Murray New General Manager

The Buffalo Sabres have hired Tim Murray as their new general manager. The club made the announcement on Thursday. The hiring ends a two month process instigated by Pat LaFontaine, the team’s president of hockey operations. Murray most recently served as the assistant general manager of the Ottawa Senators. He is the nephew of BryanContinue reading “Sabres Name Tim Murray New General Manager”

Steve Yzerman’s Busy Summer

Back when Steve Yzerman was hired as the new general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning, it was clear that changes were in the air. And, true to form, Yzerman has been busy this summer transforming the team into a contender. In the two months since his hiring, Stevie Y has brought hope back toContinue reading “Steve Yzerman’s Busy Summer”

Phoenix’s Maloney Named GM of the Year

The general manager of the Phoenix Coyotes, Don Maloney, has been named the NHL’s GM of the Year. For Maloney, the year was far from easy. Tackling the tricky desert franchise was a death sentence from day one, but he managed to turn things around and even iced a team that made it to theContinue reading “Phoenix’s Maloney Named GM of the Year”

Yzerman Introduced as New Tampa GM

After some 27 years with the Detroit Red Wings franchise, Steve Yzerman is heading down ol’ Florida way. Announced Tuesday as the new general manager of the Tampa Bay Lightning, Yzerman becomes the team’s sixth GM and their third in just two years. He’ll certainly have his work cut out for him with the LightningContinue reading “Yzerman Introduced as New Tampa GM”

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”