Category Archives: Eastern Conference
Longtime left winger Simon Gagne on Tuesday announced his retirement, after 14 NHL seasons.
Gagne last suited up for the Boston Bruins, scoring three goals and one assist over 23 games in 2014-15. He took a leave of absence from the team in December to be with his father, Pierre, and did not return following his death.
FTHN continues its divisional previews before the start of the 2015-16 NHL season. Read more
The Traverse City Prospect Tournament is well underway, but there’s a notable Rangers prospect not involved in the action. Read more
The Rangers are different. Although their roster is still very similar to last season, the organizational structure is being revamped. Since Glen Sather has stepped down, much of the attention has been on what new GM, Jeff Gorton has done with the roster. Aside from signing Jarret Stoll, his hand was forced in trading Cam Talbot and Carl Hagelin. Read more
As the investigation into the rape allegation against Chicago Blackhawks’ superstar Patrick Kane continue, rumors are surfacing that the GM, Stan Bowman is trying to acquire Jeff Skinner of the Carolina Hurricanes. Read more
The Washington Capitals have constantly been in and around the playoff picture over the past several years, and we have to wonder if they have what it takes to make a Cup run in the coming season. Read more
The New Jersey Devils are in the midst of one of the most polarizing offseasons in franchise history — arguably their most drastic offseason since relocating to New Jersey in 1982.
As I got in my car on Thursday to make the 15-minute commute to work I was doing so with the knowledge that the man who had been with the New Jersey Devils for 28-years, Lou Lamoriello, was still the team’s acting president. Read more