Metropolitan Division

Bruins Trade McQuaid To Rangers

The Boston Bruins just got a little bit younger on the blue line with training camp now officially underway. Boston traded defenseman Adam McQuaid to the New York Rangers this past Tuesday morning. The news ...

Hurricanes Make Progress in Offseason

The Carolina Hurricanes have made many exciting moves in their offseason, and things are looking up for Raleigh's club. Offseason additions were highlighted by Carolina signing Stanley Cup Champion Rod Brind'Am...

Canes Deal Skinner to Sabres For Prospect, Draft Picks

Amid much of the craziness of the NHL offseason, the Carolina Hurricanes have decided to deal Jeff Skinner to the Buffalo Sabres for Cliff Pu and three future draft picks. Pu, who has been playing in the OHL si...

Retro Rangers : Post War Recovery

­­At the end of World War II, nearly 50 players returned to their respective NHL teams including key Rangers such as Muzz and Lynn Patrick, Alex Shibicky, Alf Pike, and Mac Colville, whose brother Neil had retu...

Brodeur Heading to the Hall

Martin Brodeur always had a way of looking calm, cool and collected in net in a career that spanned more than 20 years. And that figures to be the case again on Tuesday afternoon, when the sure-fire, first-ball...

Draft Day: Grubauer Dealt

John Carlson scored career-high's in goals (15), assists (53) and points (68) last season. Some great timing a pending unrestricted free agent, already due to earn some significant term and dollars in his next ...

Trotz’s Next Act: He’ll Have Options

It's hard to remember the last time a head coach, in any sport, fresh off winning a championship, made the decision to leave their respective organization. Enter Barry Trotz, who did just that on Monday. Tro...
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Barry Trotz: this where the heartbreaks end

For this writer the most beautiful aspect of the Washington Capitals first Stanley Cup win is that gave head coach Barry Trotz some richly deserved glory and immortality after 19 seasons of solid hockey coachin...

He, Who is Alexander Ovechkin

Alexander Ovechkin isn't that guy. No, Alex Ovechkin, owner of seven scoring titles, a trio of Art Ross trophies (among other individual-owned hardware) and a 196 lead on Sidney Crosby for most goals since 2...