Category: NHL Lite News

Tampa Bay Lightning: Martin St. Louis wanted trade after Olympic snub

Martin St. Louis, Tampa Bay Lightning, 1,000 games.

It has been reported by several media outlets that Tampa Bay Lightning captain Martin St. Louis asked to be traded when Bolts GM Steve Yzerman, who also played general manager for Team Canada’s gold medal winning team in Sochi, left…

Crosby and Stamkos to lead Team Canada’s offence in Sochi

Sidney Crosby, Penguins

In our celebrity obsessed society, it is always interesting when one icon reveals his/her thoughts about another. In Canada, there are few hockey players more popular than Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Steven Stamkos of the Tampa Bay…

Wikipedia trades Ryan Miller to St. Louis Blues for Jaroslav Halak

Fantasy hockey general managers, St. Louis Blues fans, and Buffalo Sabres supporters were in disarray last night when Wikipedia posted that Ryan Miller had been traded for Jaroslav Halak and a 2nd round pick. The trade, of course, is not…

Colorado Avalanche: Patrick Roy puts Giguere in his place

After the best start in franchise history – the Avalanche went (14-2) in their first 16 games – reality has caught up to Patrick Roy’s club. The St. Louis Blues and Chicago Blackhawks have blown by the Avs in the…

Toronto Maple Leafs: is Nazem Kadri on the trade block?

If you believe some reports, the Toronto Maple Leafs are looking to part ways with playmaking centre Nazem Kadri. According to Larry Brooks of the New York Post: “Boy oh boy, would the Leafs love to find a taker for…

Milan Lucic takes back harsh words about Vancouver

Milan Lucic, Boston Bruins.

Boston Bruins star Milan Lucic was involved in an off-ice altercation last weekend in his hometown after a game against the Vancouver Canucks. The Bruins bruiser was “attacked” on the street by some unknown street fighter. There is a YouTube…

Joe Nieuwendyk says “No” to Calgary Flames GM position

Joe Nieuwendyk, Calgary Flames

Almost immediately after the termination of Calgary general manager Jay Feaster yesterday, rumours circulated naming former Flames captain and Dallas Stars GM Joe Nieuwendyk as a possible candidate to inherit the executive role. And as quickly as the Nieuwendyk buzz began,…

Calgary Flames: Jarome Iginla honoured in his city

Last night was Jarome Iginla‘s return to the place he did magical things on the ice and within the community. Prior to the game the Calgary Flames honoured the franchise’s greatest player with a tribute video, and the crowd stood…