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Forum Post: Shawn Thornton Appealing 15 game suspension
Posted 12/17/2013 09:48:31 EST
Bob McKenzie noted it first but one thing I think that Thornton may be bringing up in his appeal is the Scott Walker/Aaron Ward incident from a few years ago. Walker suckers Ward, knocks him out, he m more »
Forum Post: Chip off the Old Samuelsson
Posted 09/17/2013 11:21:12 EDT
Geez....this kid is as bad of a fighter as Ulf was.
He's getting ragdolled the same way Cam used to rag doll his dad...
Forum Post: Soderberg's team eliminated
Posted 04/05/2013 07:00:32 EDT
They lost in semi-final four games to one...so he's officially "free" to head over here as soon as a contract etc. can be worked out.
Forum Post: B's in line to sign another college star?
Posted 03/28/2012 10:46:22 EDT
Bob McKenzie and others have the B's as one of three finalists to sign J.T. Brown from UND. I like these moves. If they don't pan out, only costs you some $. If they do pan out gives you valuable dep more »
Forum Post: Thoughts on Amnesty clause in CBA?
Posted 02/13/2012 10:44:41 EST
Various news sources are reporting that the league and players are discussing adding an "amnesty clause" to the new CBA which would allow teams to buy out a player on their team WITHOUT the correspond more »
Forum Post: Some OHL notes
Posted 10/17/2011 05:33:58 EDT
Just a couple of quick notes on our guys in the OHL.... 1) Camara and Spooner's teams suck. They're like 3-19 combined so far. As a result neither one is doing anything (yet). Spooner's team is ave more »
Forum Post: Small move
Posted 06/29/2011 10:59:24 EDT
This coming from a man who's so "respected" half the people who read this board have you on ignore...and you wonder why... In Response to Re: Small move: [QUOTE]are you totally insane? he bites! Poste more »
Posted 06/29/2011 10:48:18 EDT
One name I'm not seeing anyone mention as a possible fit in Boston (to take Recchi's spot) is Kobasew. He's unrestricted, won't cost much, was well liked in the room while in Boston, gives CJ another more »
Forum Post: Trade prediction
Posted 02/15/2011 11:18:42 EST
Within 24 hours I predict a trade very similar to this will be made.. Kaberle and 3rd rounder Tor got from Phily for Wheeler, 2nd rounder from Bos (min pick) and probably Kampfer or prospect. Kelly fi more »
Forum Post: Cap hit on Kelly
Posted 02/15/2011 11:07:22 EST
Is roughly 2.1 million for next year...OR the same as Blake Wheeler....HMM...Doubt he can afford both next year to play on the 3rd/4th lines... more »
Forum Post: Kelly to fill Wheeler's spot?
Posted 02/15/2011 11:00:03 EST
Deal might make more sense if Wheeler is about to be shipped to Toronto in a deal for Kaberle tomorrow. That way we have a forward to plug in for him. That's about the only way I see that working. Kel more »
Forum Post: Chris Kelly for a draft pick????
Posted 02/15/2011 10:56:04 EST
That's the "big trade" according to sportsnet.caGive me a BREAK! more »
Forum Post: best trade for the bruins now
Posted 02/07/2011 11:18:23 EST
Neil signed a deal this year at 2m per season for Ott. That's a lot of change in the salary cap era for a 4th line forward..Thornton makes about 1/3 of that for example and his #'s this year are bett more »
Forum Post: Time to get Kaberle?
Posted 02/06/2011 11:46:18 EST
While I agree with many posters thoughts on the appropriate "value" for Kaberle, I think you're missing one HUGE point. He is an UFA at the end of the year and he has a NO TRADE clause. HE's also said more »
Forum Post: Toronto Record Tracker
Posted 01/25/2011 10:21:16 EST
Leafs next ten games are KEY to how they finish IMO. They have roughly 30 games left...they have 43 points. If they play .500 hockey and win say 1/2 their remaining games they'll end up with roughly 7 more »
Forum Post: OHL Update
Posted 11/08/2010 04:33:53 EST
Update tonight... Spooner had 2 goals and an assist in the Petes 5-4 loss. He now has 9-9=18 totals on the year in only 11 games. Also Cunningham continues to lead the WHL in scoring (although he was more »
Forum Post: NHL is still investigating the contract of Savard, Hossa, Pronger and Luongo
Posted 08/10/2010 11:40:19 EDT
LOL...if Savard is ruled to be a FA...bury Ryder in the minors and with his 4 million/Savy's $4 million and a couple of tweaks we can sign Kovy ourselves!:0 more »
Forum Post: Wheeler gets 2.2 million ---OFFICIALLY--
Posted 07/29/2010 09:07:14 EDT
Per Fluto...2.2 milllion...which is lower than I thought he'd get...B's are probably slightly happy...Now at least they know what their costs are the rest of the way...with both him and Seguin. more »
Forum Post: Gagne on waiver's soon...Will Bruins attempt to get him?
Posted 07/10/2010 07:39:16 EDT
In Response to Re: Gagne on waiver's soon...Will Bruins attempt to get him?: In Response to Re: Gagne on waiver's soon...Will Bruins attempt to get him? : No, but if we try to recall him he will be ex more »
Forum Post: Just a basic NHL question
Posted 07/06/2010 10:21:21 EDT
In Response to Re: Just a basic NHL question: I think to get your name on the cup you have to have played at least one game,about getting a ring not sure. Posted by john6345 You can petition the NHL t more »
Forum Post: Report: Flyers have verbal agreement for rights to Nabokov
Posted 06/26/2010 11:46:41 EDT
One thing teams have to be careful about with Nabokov is that if he signs after he turns 35 then ALL the cap hit has to be honored. There are no "buyouts" etc. allowed for guys who retire, go the KHL, more »
Forum Post: TSN's Darren Dreger reports Bruins may turn their attention to...
Posted 06/22/2010 07:16:31 EDT
One reason I can see that happening from the Bruins perspective is to "get out from under" the long term commitment to Savard. Kaberle is only signed for this upcoming year. So if he does well we ca more »
Forum Post: Bruins close to acquiring Nathan Horton in a blockbuster deal
Posted 06/19/2010 09:30:11 EDT
In Response to Re: Bruins close to acquiring Nathan Horton in a blockbuster deal: I think Horton would flourish in a more hockey friendly city like Boston. Dump wheeler and some late picks... Posted b more »
Forum Post: Horton close to being a Bruin?
Posted 06/18/2010 10:09:35 EDT
I wonder if it could be something like Wideman and say one of our 2nds for Horton. Don't forget that the Hawks were also built from the back line up with Keith, Campbell, Seabrook as puck movers. The more »
Forum Post: #22's number
Posted 06/18/2010 09:58:55 EDT
In Response to Re: #22's number: In Response to Re: #22's number : TOM McCarthy was a very good offensive center the BRUINS TRADED FOR FROM THE NORTH STARS. THE NORTH STARS HAD A LOT OF TALENT IN THE more »