Looking Back at the Pavel Buchnevich Trade: A Year Later

via NHL.com I think we can all agree that St. Louis hasn’t had the best offseason this year. Arguably, one of the worst summers that GM Doug Armstrong has had in his 12 year tenure in STL. Whether it’s the contracts that were signed, the defensive need that is still there, or not trading forContinue reading “Looking Back at the Pavel Buchnevich Trade: A Year Later”

What the Max Pacioretty injury means for the Hurricanes

Via Jeff Bottari, NHL via Getty Images It was announced late yesterday night that Hurricanes forward Max Pacioretty will have surgery to repair a torn Achilles. The recovery time is expected to be six months. This is absolutely crushing news to the team, player, and fans who were excited to watch the dynamic winger suitContinue reading “What the Max Pacioretty injury means for the Hurricanes”

Penguins’ Bolster up Scouting and Development Staff

Via The Boston Globe While not a trade or FA signing, the Penguins made a move yesterday that is going to help them build a better club in the future. On Monday, general manager Ron Hextall announced the hiring of Chris Butler (player development coach), Greg Pateryn (professional scout), and Garrett Peters (global crossover scout).Continue reading “Penguins’ Bolster up Scouting and Development Staff”

Hurricanes re-sign Martin Necas

via Getty Images The Carolina Hurricanes announced today that they have officially re-signed RFA forward Martin Necas. Martin Necas’ new 2-year deal with carry an average annual value (AAV) of $3 million dollars. During the 2021-22 season Necas recorded 14 goals and 26 assists for 40 points in 78 games played. Necas only recorded 5Continue reading “Hurricanes re-sign Martin Necas”

NHL Covid-Protocol List

A full list of all NHL players currently in the league’s COVID-19 protocol. The list is updated each day to also reflect which players were added and/or removed that day, along with the total number of players currently in protocol and the day’s net increase/decrease of individuals on the list. Players in red were addedContinue reading “NHL Covid-Protocol List”

Eight Players to be Traded Before the Start of the Season

Via Kirk Irwin / Getty Images With the draft and all the fun dates of the NHL offseason coming up, it seems like trade talks have been boiling hot. Here, we’ll look at eight players whose name has been appearing in talks recently, go over teams who might be interested, a destination, and asking price.Continue reading “Eight Players to be Traded Before the Start of the Season”