Well it’s about time someone slapped Raffi Torres with a stiff suspension. The Sharks forward will miss half the NHL regular season after yet another high hit, this time during a pre-season game against the Anaheim Ducks. Torres took flight and caught the Ducks’ Jakob Silfverberg in the head, resulting in the fifth suspension of […]
The Dallas Stars just picked up Patrick Sharp from the Chicago Blackhawks as the defending Stanley Cup Champions continue to maneuver for cap space. The Hawks have managed to keep a championship core together each year by making moves to dump salary at appropriate times even when it might cost them a little more to […]
The NHL’s window on free agency opened a little early this year, as the league granted players the opportunity to talk with interested clubs a few days prior to the July 1 date that opens the traditional financial floodgates. The impact this may have is just speculation at this point, but I think we will […]
The NHL Entry Draft will take place tonight and there promises to be a flurry of activity. Already today we’ve seen the Predators sign Mike Fisher and Mike Ribeiro reject an initial offer to look elsewhere. Robin Lehner and David Legwand are headed to Buffalo for tonight’s #21 overall pick. Carl Sodeberg has signed in […]
Today on the Dose I get quickly into Ron Wilson back waving the flag, Game One, Julien and the Bruins stay together (for now), relocation and expansion, plus Preds centers are dangling with free agency looming. Sit back and enjoy your Daily Dose of Hockey!
In today’s edition we talk about Phil Housley staying in town and what that means for the Preds, Nashville’s defensive look for next season, Mike Ribiero and Mike Fisher contract progress, and Carter Hutton looks like he’ll be sticking around.
I hope you all had a great holiday weekend! A few topics from today’s podcast: Red Wings still looking, Blues ensure another year of failure Minnesota talking well over $3M+ with Devan Dubnyk Nothing in Seattle… yet Timonen out for Game Six?