The Sabers move to terminate Riley Sheahan’s contract for refusing to join Amerks

Riley Sheehan’s second stint ended in Buffalo. Sheahan, the 30-year-old forward, was placed on unconditional waivers by the Sabers on Sunday with the intention of terminating his contract. He was assigned to the Rochester Americans five days earlier when general manager Kevin Adams had to create a roster spot in Buffalo for defenseman Matthias Samuelsson. … Read more

Angeles Analysis – Black on Black Friday

Not a bad way to spend Black Friday, eh? Wearing their black jerseys on the road in honor of the holiday, the Los Angeles Kings defeated the California Seals, 5-2, in the final game last night. San Jose’s Reverse Retros looked pretty good, but weren’t good enough to stop the Kings from slipping 0-2-1, heading … Read more

NHL-style power ratings: Gomez Adams, David Pasternak, and Bruins dominate

I usually peruse Twitter and Instagram looking for one player, or maybe two, from every team in the league to create a fair and balanced ranking each week. Honestly, of course, some teams are way more stylish on a consistent basis, like the Kansas City Chiefs at NFL style ratings. It would be easy every … Read more

How Luke Schenn Saved His NHL Career: “The Coaches Asked Me: Are You Retiring?”

The boos were deafening at Scotiabank Place in Ottawa as the Senators’ biggest rivals, the Toronto Maple Leafs, took to the podium in the 2008 NHL Draft. Leafs GM Cliff Fletcher completed a trade with the New York Islanders just minutes before moving up to fifth place. . With chants of “Leafs suck” echoing throughout … Read more

Need to know: Bruins at Lightning

Tampa The Bruins schedule is about to step up a bit. Over the next ten matches, the black and gold will battle against eight teams that are currently in the playoff structure. And it all starts with a Monday night tilt against the three-time defending Eastern Conference champion Tampa Bay Lightning at Amalie Arena. “This … Read more