Should Lindros Be Hall-Bound?

The debate is on for the Hall of Fame’s Class of 2010. The 18-member selection committee is already ramping up plenty of discussion about who’ll be in the Hall this round, with names like Joe Nieuwendyk’s getting batted around with frequency. Another name on the list is that of Eric Lindros. Held to only 760Continue reading “Should Lindros Be Hall-Bound?”

Mats Sundin: Hall of Fame?

It surprised few hockey fans when Mats Sundin announced his retirement. After a career spanning 18 years, the 38-year-old Swede made it official and hung up the skates. He leaves a pretty solid career in his wake, what with a whole pile of accolades in Swedish hockey and a pretty decent run on the TorontoContinue reading “Mats Sundin: Hall of Fame?”

NHL Announces 2009 Hall of Fame Class

The NHL added four new members to the Hall of Fame, selecting Steve Yzerman, Brett Hull, Brian Leetch, and Luc Robitaille for the 2009 class. The induction ceremony will take place on November 9 at the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto. Also, Lou Lamoriello was named to the Hall of Fame as a builder.Continue reading “NHL Announces 2009 Hall of Fame Class”

Chuck Fletcher Hired as New Wild GM

Pittsburgh Penguins assistant GM Chuck Fletcher is off to Minnesota to take over as the general manager of the Wild. He will be the second general manager in Wild franchise history. Fletcher replaces Doug Risebrough, who had been with the team since its founding. Risebrough was fired in April following eight seasons in the driver’sContinue reading “Chuck Fletcher Hired as New Wild GM”