Blog Hits: GMs that are ahead of the curve!

Some news and notes from the Blogs today: Lions in Winter:  Playing the system:  GMs that are ahead of the curve.  No surprise to see Ken Holland mentioned.  And is this just a Canadiens fan taking a shot at Flyers GM Paul Holmgren or does the Pronger deal show that he hasn’t been able to […]

Posted by David Minuk in Blog Hits on July 29, 2009

Blog Hits: Off to see the Brew Crew in Milwaukee tonight, Miller Lite for everyone.

Some news and notes from the Blogs today: Puck Daddy:  Hockey Jersey generator.  If you are creative, have fun.  I like the KC Islanders one.  (my apologies – this link was broken, but now it is fixed) T.O. Sports:  One down, how many more?  Brian Burke’s new favorite word:  Truculant. Nucks Misconduct:  The ‘war’ with […]

Posted by David Minuk in Blog Hits on July 28, 2009

Blog Hits: Brian Burke must hate marriage because he wants to ban lifetime deals…

Some news and notes from the Blogs today: Puck Daddy:  Burke wants scrutiny on ‘lifetime’ deals; should they be outlawed?  I can see Burke’s point, but as Greg outlines in the article, teams like the Wings have been allowed to retain talent that they drafted and developed, and really why shouldn’t they be able to do […]

Posted by David Minuk in Blog Hits on July 27, 2009

Blog Hits: Slow internet, slow news day – a festivus for the restofus!

Some news and notes from the Blogs today: Nucks Misconduct:  Is Mason Raymond poised for a breakout season?  Canucks have been pretty good developing talent with the Moose. Puck Daddy:  Card Bored: Previewing Upper Deck’s spiffy new set.  We will be continuing the card theme with the second part of the two part series focussing on hockey […]

Posted by David Minuk in Blog Hits on July 26, 2009

Blog Hits: How many goalies are too many on Long Island?

Some news and notes from the Blogs today: Lighthouse Hockey:  Islanders sign Martin Biron for one year, $1.4 million.  Things are looking up on the Island.  Free agents signing there instead of leaving.  First choice overall John Tavares is an important piece of the puzzle in order for the Islanders to get back to the […]

Posted by David Minuk in Blog Hits on July 22, 2009