1. Edmonton Oilers: Boyd Gordon and His Linemates Own the Defensive Zone

    Edmonton Oilers head coach Dallas Eakins is taking the idea of defined roles to a whole new level. So far this season, Eakins is working hard to play his players in tightly managed situations...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about almost 5 years ago 545 reads 0 comments

  2. Ottawa Senators Trade Rumours: Chris Stewart In, Colin Greening Out?

    The Ottawa Senators are in the market for some desperately needed scoring help. Despite a reasonable 7-4-3 record to start the season, the Senators have received spotty offensive production...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 1,841 reads 6 comments

  3. NHL Executive Warns That Jersey Sponsorship Is Coming, Fans Mourn

    The NHL won't wait any longer. Despite the groans of hockey fans across North America, the NHL has revealed that it intends to pursue jersey ads, securing millions of dollars in sponsorship revenue in the process...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 694 reads 1 comments

  4. Boston Bruins: Dougie Hamilton Is One of the NHL's Best Defensemen

    Boston Bruins defenseman Dougie Hamilton probably isn't the first name that comes to mind when fans discuss the best defensemen in the NHL . Zdeno Chara ? Yes , his name probably comes to mind...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 1,358 reads 1 comments

  5. Tomas Kaberle Skating with New York Rangers, Eyeing a Return to the NHL

    Tomas Kaberle , now 36 years old, just won't quit. After failing in an attempt to earn a contract with the New Jersey Devils during the preseason, Kaberle may stand to benefit from the New York Rangers ' misfortune...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 523 reads 1 comments

  6. Colorado Avalanche: Is Nathan MacKinnon the Fastest Skater in the NHL?

    Is Colorado Avalanche forward Nathan MacKinnon as fast as the commercial says he is? As part of CCM's new TV ad, the 19-year-old Avalanche star races Canadian Olympian Charles Hamelin to see who has the better acceleration...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 3,130 reads 7 comments

  7. Toronto Blue Jays: A Flurry of Roster Moves to Start the Offseason

    Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos was busy this week, executing a flurry of roster moves. By Saturday afternoon, 13 changes had been made to the Jays roster as the GM looks to improve his club...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 3,803 reads 1 comments

  8. Toronto Maple Leafs: Can Prospect Sam Carrick Make a Mark in the NHL?

    The Toronto Maple Leafs announced the call-up of Toronto Marlies forward Sam Carrick on Saturday. The move came on the heels of the announcement that winger Joffrey Lupul will miss three weeks due to a broken bone in his hand...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 769 reads 1 comments

  9. Toronto Blue Jays Trade Adam Lind to Milwaukee Brewers for Pitcher Marco Estrada

    The Toronto Blue Jays have reportedly traded longtime first baseman/designated hitter Adam Lind to the Milwaukee Brewers . In exchange, the Jays are set to receive starting pitcher Marco Estrada...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 907 reads 1 comments

  10. Minnesota Wild's Zach Parise, Mikael Granlund and Jason Pominville Dominate

    Minnesota Wild fans have a lot to cheer about so far this season. That's despite the fact that the Wild sit in 20th spot overall in the NHL , sporting a completely middling 4-3 record so far this year...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 1,758 reads 8 comments

  11. Toronto Maple Leafs Faltering, Jake Gardiner Shining in Advanced Stats

    The Toronto Maple Leafs have face-planted to start the 2014-15 season despite an offseason of hope ...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 2,052 reads 6 comments

  12. NFL Trade Deadline: RB Doug Martin to Be Dealt, Trent Richardson Curse Looms

    With the NFL trade deadline approaching, Tampa Bay Buccaneers running back Doug Martin may be in play...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 4,091 reads 2 comments

  13. Ottawa Senators: How Much Is Marc Methot Worth to the Sens?

    The Ottawa Senators have had a strong start to the season, winning four of their first five games . Despite that, their possession stats have been awful...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 1,897 reads 3 comments

  14. Ottawa Senators: An Early Season Look at PDO, Corsi, and the Sens' Hot Start

    The Ottawa Senators have started the NHL season strong with a 4-1-0 record , grabbing fourth spot in the Eastern Conference. This start is impressive for two reasons...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 1,612 reads 1 comments

  15. Ranking the Toronto Blue Jays' Top 5 Players of All Time

    For the Toronto Blue Jays , it was another season that began with promise and ended in disappointment. The Jays finished 83-79, third in the American League East and well back in the wild-card standings...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 8,668 reads 6 comments

  16. Nazem Kadri and Why He Is the Key to a Toronto Maple Leafs Resurgence

    If the Toronto Maple Leafs are to find their way back to the post-season for the second time in ten years , Leafs fans can be forgiven for imagining star Phil Kessel , captain Dion Phaneuf or No...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 1,398 reads 8 comments

  17. Toronto Raptors: Lessons from the First Half of the Preseason

    For the first time in years, analysts believe that the Toronto Raptors camp has started with stability ...

    Sean Tierney Written by Sean Tierney about 4 years ago 1,677 reads 5 comments