Western Conference

Scenery Change Lucic Brings Experience to Flames

Solution resolved in the case of Milan Lucic and James Neal, whose all-Alberta exchange was just another thing further complicated by COVID-19. Edmonton must send a third rounder in the 2020 or 2021 Draft, the ...

Blues, Pietrangelo Prepared for What’s Ahead

The Blues were one of only two teams to play into last June before ultimately hosting variety of other events to go in line with the franchise's first-ever Stanley Cup victory. But even with their active calend...

Bruins GM Ready to Resume 2019-20 Season

Boston, MA - Four months after shutting down the 2019-20 NHL season due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the Boston Bruins are set to open training camp Monday at Warrior Arena to resume the season. Bruins GM Don Swee...

Rocco Grimaldi: The Heart of the Predators

Professional athletes in American sports leagues are measured by their physical prowess, speed and explosive strength in proportion to the general society.  From a young age, many would-be athletes are sized up and their ability to play a sport is determined solely by their physical stature.

Mikko Koivu: Iron Man of the Wild

One of the reasons sports is so attractive to the American public mindset is the continuity and consistency these events and their players bring to our daily lives. Sports in our culture isn't just a form of entertainment but an extension of our hopes and dreams combined with a sense of civic pride.

Cole Smith’s Alternate Path to the Predators

Each year hockey players from the NCAA ranks find their way to become part of different NHL organizations and this year is no different.  Despite the global pandemic that grips all of us and has paralyzed the sports world, NHL teams are still preparing for the future and signing future prospects to entry-level contracts (ELC's.)

Kirill Kaprizov: From Moscow to Minnesota?

During the mandatory NHL season hiatus, team general managers are still at work trying to find the right pieces to fill their rosters.  Trade and draft moves need to be made not only in case this season does resume, but to make sure each NHL team is ready to compete for the Stanley Cup next year as well.

Predators Reloading with Prospects

NHL teams must keep moving forward despite many of the obstacles that the current Covid-19 pandemic has caused with the suspension of the current season.  The Nashville Predators are working on developing the future of their organization and have a number of top prospects ready to put on a Predators uniform down the road.