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March 9, 2014
NHL Schedule Analysis: Back-to-Back Bingo
Evgeni Malkin and the Penguins have one of the most unique schedules seen in the NHL, with not one but two home-and-away games against Conference rivals this week.
March 8, 2014
Morning Skate: Tire Pumping
Dan and Janet discuss the various trade deadline deals, including the very brief but delicious pairing of Tim Thomas and Roberto Luongo on the same team.
NHL Barometer: Trade Deadline Fallout
Steven Stamkos was activated off injured reserve Thursday, but he returns to a Lightning lineup that looks radically after the trade deadline.
March 2, 2014
Morning Skate: Olympic Gloating, Trade Fallout
Janet gloats about Team Canada's double-dip, and she and Dan break down the Ryan Miller trade.
March 1, 2014
Sunday Daily Puck: The First Domino
Now that the first big trade is out of the way, how will other teams react to St. Louis adding Ryan Miller and Steve Ott?
January 31, 2014
Sochi 2014: Team Analysis - United States
Joe Pavelski will be a key contributor for the American envoy to Russia, but can they improve upon their last Olympic result?
NHL Barometer: Phil's on Fire
Phil Kessel remains absolutely on fire and entrenched in the NHL's top 10 scorers with 57 points in 56 games this season.
January 18, 2014
NHL Barometer: Mighty Mite Power
Martin St. Louis has been on fire since getting snubbed by Team Canada for the Winter Olympics.
January 8, 2014
From the Press Box: Examining Canada's and Team USA's Sochi Selections
Paul Bruno provides roster analysis for the Canadian and American Olympic squads, while shedding light on some of the players who may have been overlooked, like the Bolts' Martin St. Louis.
December 29, 2013
NHL Schedule Analysis: Two For Toronto
Phil Kessel and the Leafs are playing in the Winter Classic, but it's an otherwise quiet week for them, writes Brian Rutherford.
December 28, 2013
Sunday Daily Puck: No Time To Sing The Blues
The Blues have lost their leading scorer, who will step up?
December 14, 2013
NHL Barometer: Franzen is Motorin'
Detroit's Johan Franzen has been on an absolute tear over the last month, scoring at least a point in 11 of his last 14 games.
December 2, 2013
Frozen Fantasy: Hockey Turned Upside Down
Is the NHL landscape about to change in the wake of the $5.2B deal between the league and Rogers? Janet Eagleson thinks so, and the fallout could lead to the return of dynasties thanks to a higher salary cap.
November 17, 2013
Morning Skate: St. Louis Cup Parade?
Dan Pennucci and Janet Eagleson believe that while Alexander Steen will likely fall back to earth, the Blues are for real and are primed to make a deep playoff run.
The Waiver Wire: Ott To Get Much Better
Steve Ott looks to lead the way in Buffalo's turnaround after this week's front office shakeup.
November 11, 2013
The Man Advantage: Top Power Play Value Picks
Marcus Johansson has seen a huge spike in power play time on the Caps' first power play unit.
November 9, 2013
Sunday Daily Puck: Hall of Fame Weekend
Scott Niedermayer, Chris Chelios and Brendan Shanahan headline this year's exceptional list of Hall of Fame inductees
November 8, 2013
NHL Barometer: Captain Coyote
Shane Doan has picked up his game after a slow start, scoring 10 points his last 11 games for the Coyotes.
November 7, 2013
Friday Daily Puck: Staaling Out
Quiet starts for Eric Staal and brother Jordan have been a big reason why the Hurricanes have been lagging in the standings early.
November 1, 2013
Saturday Daily Puck: Stuck on the Ground
Claude Giroux still appears to be working his way back from a wrist injury, creating yet another problem for the Flyers. How did they handle it against the Caps on Friday night?
NHL Barometer: Leaf Not Falling
While there have been lapses in effort, Nazem Kadri is starting to prove that last year's hot start wasn't a fluke.
October 31, 2013
Friday Daily Puck: Kreid-ing High
Chris Kreider's top-six opportunity is starting to turn into fantasy-worthy production. It's time to jump on board.
October 27, 2013
The Waiver Wire: Monahan Here To Stay
It's full speed ahead for Calgary's Sean Monahan, who will be up with the big club for the rest of the year after the Flames bypassed the option to send him to his junior team.
The Man Advantage: Power Play Injury Replacements
Chris Kunitz has received considerable extra power play time in Pittsburgh thanks to James Neal's injury.
October 25, 2013
NHL Barometer: Top of the Rock
Lost in the Devils' nightmare start has been the return to form by defenseman Marek Zidlicky, who is the top D-man at the Rock.
September 23, 2013
The RotoWire 200: Overall Rankings For Points Leagues
Do you go with Steven Stamkos or Sidney Crosby first overall? Andrew Fiorentino weighs in on that topic among his Top 200.
September 15, 2013
From the Pressbox: Top Lines & Pairings - Eastern Conference
Phil Kessel is the leading scorer for the Leafs, but will the addition of David Clarkson's toughness help push them over the top?
September 12, 2013
2013 Rangers Preview: The King's Last Stand?
The Rangers are hoping to sign Henrik Lundqvist to an extension as their future hangs in the balance.
August 26, 2013
Shots on Goal: Top 9 Early Look - Metropolitan Division
Who is going to be John Tavares' new wingman? Peter Maingot breaks down the Isles' top-three lines, along with those of the other teams in the Metropolitan Division.
April 29, 2013
Neutral Zone Wrap: Playoff Primer
Evan Berofsky picks Marian Hossa and the Blackhawks to beat the Bruins in six.
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