Hal Gill Traded to Predators

The Nashville Predators have bolstered their defensive unit by adding Hal Gill thanks to a trade with the Montreal Canadiens. The Preds sent forwards Blake Geoffrion and Robert Slaney along with a draft pick to the Habs. Nashville gets a conditional draft pick for 2013, too. Gill is 36-years-old and has a surplus of playoff experience, so that shouldContinue reading “Hal Gill Traded to Predators”

Cammalleri Out Six Weeks

Montreal’s Mike Cammalleri will be missing six weeks of action thanks to a knee injury, but the silver lining of that seemingly dark cloud lies with the fact that he won’t need to have surgery. Cammalleri fell awkwardly into the boards after being hit by Ottawa’s Anton Volchenkov on Saturday night. Cammalleri apparently knew whatContinue reading “Cammalleri Out Six Weeks”

The Greatest Match Ever Played?

As of October 28th, there have been 4 confirmed cases of H1N1 in the NHL. The Washington Capitals confirmed Wednesday that forward Quintin Laing is being treated for H1N1. Edmonton Oilers defenceman Ladislav Smid, Colorado Avalanche goalie Peter Budaj and New York Islanders forward Doug Weight have all been previously diagnosed as well. Over theContinue reading “The Greatest Match Ever Played?”

NHL Players’ Revenge?

When I heard of Sergei Kostitsyn’s trade request because he was sent down to the Hamilton Bulldogs by the Montreal Canadiens (and now threats of his leaving for the KHL), it made me wonder if this is the start of a trend in which any NHL hopeful that does not make the NHL club willContinue reading “NHL Players’ Revenge?”