In 1994, the Ottawa Senators drafted Swedish winger, Daniel Alfredsson, in the sixth round. Since he won the Calder Trophy for Rookie of the Year, “Alfie” had been the image of the Sens until leaving the team in free agency for the Detroit Red Wings in 2013. Read more
Martin Brodeur is all smiles after finalizing a deal with St. Louis. (Bill Greenblatt, UPI)
Undoubtedly, the biggest news of yesterday was 42-year-old, Martin Brodeur, signing with the St. Louis Blues. Read more
Patrick Roy behind the bench for the Colorado Avalanche.
In the 2012-2013 lockout shortened season, the Colorado Avalanche finished dead last in the Western Conference. A dismal record of 16-25-7 (39 points), and a goal differential of -36…the Avs needed a new look. Read more
Tyler Toffoli exits the Staples Center locker room, gearing up for a playoff game this April. (Getty Images)
Tyler Toffoli, 22 year-old Canadian, was drafted in 2010 by the LA Kings in the second round (47th overall) of the National Hockey League Entry Draft. Four years later, Tyler has officially made his mark on a NHL roster.
Henrik Lundqvist NYR (NHL)
After coming up just short of living the dream in the 2013-2014 season, Rangers superstar goalie, Henrik Lundqvist, has been quite the popular man. Whether it be appearances on late night television, magazine photo shoots, or hosting goalie camps for kids, one can only wonder how ready he is to start the year on a strong note. Read more
Aaron Ekblad was selected number 1 overall by the Florida Panthers at the 2014 NHL Entry Draft (Photo credit to cbssports.com)
For the first time since 1994, the Florida Panthers had sole possession of the number one pick in the draft. Leading up to draft day, there was speculation that the Panthers organization would trade away the pick for a valuable return from a potential buyer. Read more
Daniel Alfredsson’s comeback for next year is uncertain.
After spending 2013-2014 with the Detroit Red Wings, the 41 year old veteran, Daniel Alfredsson, is unsure if he can make a comeback to the NHL. Read more
Henrik Lundqvist during the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs
If there is one thing that Henrik Lundqvist has proved throughout his 9 years in the NHL, it’s that he is one of the elite goaltenders in the league today. Arguably, one can say that Lundqvist is the best goalie in New York Rangers history (which isn’t bad company amongst guys like Richter and Giacomin). Like Giacomin, Henrik’s accolades, so far, make up for his lack of a Stanley Cup. Read more
Matthew Lombardi (Geneve Servette)
Matthew Lombardi, 32 year old NHL veteran, found himself playing in Switzerland for the entirety of the 2013-2014 season, for a club called, Geneve Servette. Lombardi posted 50 points in 46 games which are exceptional numbers in Switzerland. Read more