Alex Edler, gone from this salary capped world?

Cam Charron
December 11 2012 08:36AM

If there's anything we learned from the Cody Hodgson trade, it's that given the amount of experience and connections Tony Gallagher has forged over the last 50 or so years in the business, it's probably safe to trust him for some things.

Which makes me think that Alexander Edler may have played his last game as a Vancouver Canuck, particularly after Larry Brooks wrote a column this morning suggesting that the reason for the NHL's attempt to genetically engineer each team's salary structure to even the playing field.

In short, I don't think Laurence Gilman can talk his way out of this one.

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Canucks Prospect Patrick McNally Removed from Harvard Roster

Thomas Drance
December 10 2012 05:07PM

 

On Monday evening collgehockeynews.com reported that promising Canucks prospect Patrick McNally was removed from Harvard's Roster along with three other players ahead of Harvard's game against Umass Lowell.

Read past the jump for more. 

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KHL: Two huge rivalries, crazy KHL fans

Steve Dangle
December 09 2012 09:05PM

 

Two KHL games for you today. First we have the Czech team Lev facing their Slovakian rivals Slovan, and then Latvian Dinamo Riga playing their Belarusian rivals Dinamo Minsk. Two great games, and absolutely rabid fans. Great seeing packed barns for a hockey game. I almost forgot what it looked like.

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Best of the Nation - 12.9.12

Jonathan Willis
December 09 2012 08:59AM

Lots of interesting stuff across the Nation websites this week, including an exclusive interview with an NHL head coach, 2013 Draft talk, a look at how goalies perform as they age, and obligatory stuff on the NHL lockout. Read more, after the jump!

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ECHL GAME

Wanye
December 08 2012 05:35PM

 

Any league that has the sense not to lock themselves out through Christmas and any team that has the sense to mysteriously drive off Theo Peckham gets our business. Where do you go when there is nothing to do and you are still riding high on having survived a Raiders game?

It's time to go to an ECHL game.

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