Top to Bottom — Trade Deadline Edition: Central Division

Embed from Getty Images This is a four-part series analyzing where each NHL teams stands heading into the trade deadline based on the context of each division, and the short- and long-term implications of buying or selling with the expansion draft around the corner.  The decline of both the St. Louis Blues and Dallas Stars coupled…

Top to Bottom — Trade Deadline Edition: Pacific Division

Embed from Getty Images This is a four-part series analyzing where each NHL teams stands heading into the trade deadline based on the context of each division, and the short- and long-term implications of buying or selling with the expansion draft around the corner.  The Pacific Division is completely wide open. Though San Jose appears to…

Bo Horvat had MRI Monday, tests came back negative

Embed from Getty Images According to John Shannon, Vancouver Canucks All-Star centre Bo Horvat will have an MRI on his knee Monday due to a blocked Jack Eichel slap shot with under one minute to go in the third period. 

Canucks send Sven Baertschi home due to Concussion

Embed from Getty Images The Vancouver Canucks have opted to send forward Sven Baertschi home from the team’s road trip due to a concussion suffered in Tuesday’s game against the Nashville Predators. Baertschi travelled with the team to Columbus, but didn’t play in last night’s game, and the team ultimately opted to send him home to…

Anton Rodin undergoes knee surgery, will miss remainder of season

Embed from Getty Images The Vancouver Canucks announced Tuesday that Anton Rodin will miss the remainder of the season after successfully undergoing knee surgery. The former Swedish League MVP only managed to play in three NHL games with the Canucks and three games with the Utica Comets in 2016-17.

Breaking Down Summer 2016: Atlantic Division

Embed from Getty Images This article is part of a four-part series that lists all of the transactions made by each NHL team and discusses what each team’s offseason means in the context of their division. Information and data was taken from: NHL Numbers, Hockey Reference, General Fanager, Hockey Analysis, Corsica, TSN, and Rotowire. Also,…

Breaking Down Summer 2016: Metropolitan Division

Embed from Getty Images This article is part of a four-part series that lists all of the transactions made by each NHL team and discusses what each team’s offseason means in the context of their division. Information and data was taken from: NHL Numbers, Hockey Reference, General Fanager, Hockey Analysis, Corsica, TSN, and Rotowire. Also,…

Breaking Down Summer 2016: Central Division

Embed from Getty Images This article is part of a four-part series that lists all of the transactions made by each NHL team and discusses what each team’s offseason means in the context of their division. Information and data was taken from: NHL Numbers, Hockey Reference, General Fanager, Hockey Analysis, Corsica, TSN, and Rotowire. Also,…

Breaking Down Summer 2016: Pacific Division

Embed from Getty Images This article is part of a four-part series that lists all of the transactions made by each NHL team and discusses what each team’s offseason means in the context of their division. Information and data was taken from: NHL Numbers, Hockey Reference, General Fanager, Hockey Analysis, Corsica, TSN, and Rotowire. Also,…

Top to Bottom: Checking in with each team as the Trade Deadline approaches

Embed from Getty Images We’re four months deep into the NHL season and the trade deadline is right around the corner. Time flies, I know. By now, it’s become clear for most organizations as to whether they’ll be buying or selling at the deadline, but there are still a handful of teams that aren’t very good but are right…