The impact of injuries

Which of the Johan Franzen, Daniel Sedin or Andrei Markov injuries is most significant?

Posted by Richard Pollock in General NHL on October 15, 2009

Keep this in mind when drafting goalies

Last week on the IllegalCurve.com Radio Show (click here to listen), we had Gus Katsaros of McKeen’s Hockey on to discuss, among other things, which goaltenders to draft and which goaltenders to stay away from in your hockey pool. Well, needless to say, Gus provided our listeners with a boatload of information.  So, I figured […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in General NHL on September 28, 2009

Bob McCown versus Doug MacLean

If you didn’t catch it today, Bob McCown of the Fan 590 and his former co-worker, and former NHL GM, Doug MacLean went at it on the Fan 590.  McCown was calling MacLean out on his comments about the Coyotes situation prior to deciding to join the Balsillie group as its special advisor. Let’s just […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in General NHL on September 11, 2009

Some Saturday Hockey News

It appears Theo Fleury’s attempted comeback to the NHL may be motivated, in part, by money, writes James Mirtle.  When you read that Fleury made over $40 million in his NHL career and may need this comeback for cash, you realize just how deep his problems have been over the years. Regardless, Theo Fleury doesn’t […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in General NHL on August 8, 2009

2009 ESPY Awards – Best Play Award

Decided to watch the 2009 ESPY awards tonight hoping to see hockey get a little love from ESPN.  Aside from some good Samuel L. Jackson humor, I guess it should come as no surprise that the NHL didn’t come out a big winner this evening. So dear IC reader, did Alex Ovechkin get robbed?  Should he […]

Posted by David Minuk in General NHL on July 20, 2009