August 31-in-31: New York Islanders

By |2018-06-12T11:01:20-04:00August 19th, 2017|Feature Story|

The New York Islanders underwent some pretty heavy plastic surgery over the course of the offseason. They made three big swaps: Shipping inconsistent young forward Ryan Strome to Edmonton in exchange for offensive winger Jordan Eberle; donating a first and a second round pick to Vegas in exchange for them taking Mikhail Grabovski’s contract as [...]

Carolina Hurricanes: August 30 in 30

By |2016-08-06T14:13:39-04:00August 6th, 2016|Feature Story|

By: Kevin LeBlanc   Tying a bow on 2015-16:   Carolina has built up their prospect pipeline in the last few seasons by focusing on building around talented players with size. Since Ron Francis took over the reigns from longtime general manager Jim Rutherford, the Hurricanes have not drafted a player under 6’0” tall. A [...]