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”

Several Teams Showing Interest in Bieksa

Vancouver Canucks defenceman Kevin Bieksa knows he’s far from a sure bet in British Columbia for the 2010-2011 season. ‘Nucks GM Mike Gillis has been receiving inquiries from a number of teams, including the Anaheim Ducks, the San Jose Sharks, the Los Angeles Kings, the Montreal Canadiens, and the Columbus Blue Jackets. Bieksa has aContinue reading “Several Teams Showing Interest in Bieksa”

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”

Chicago Begins Addressing Next Season

It’s been a busy few days in the National Hockey League, to say the least. Teams are preparing for the upcoming season by stripping away valuable roster parts in last-minute bids to prepare for the draft. Awards are being handed out, with Henrik Sedin picking up the Hart and Ryan Miller winning the Vezina. AndContinue reading “Chicago Begins Addressing Next Season”

Is Spezza Finished in Ottawa?

Jason Spezza has been spending most of his Thursday dismissing reports that he’s asked for a trade from the Ottawa Senators, but that doesn’t necessarily mean that he’s happy with the team or with his role on it. Spezza met with Senators GM Bryan Murray during the usual end of the year talk and expressedContinue reading “Is Spezza Finished in Ottawa?”