Dallas Stars Goalie Is Quickly Becoming Elite

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Jake Oettinger is impressive. His .959 save percentage and 1.25 goals-against average (GAA) through his first four games rank only second in the NHL this season to Craig Anderson. Anderson, of course, has only started two games and has faced about half the amount of shots as Oettinger. This hot streak by Oettinger is a […] READ MORE


Calgary Flames Sign Coach to Extension

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The Calgary Flames signed head coach Darryl Sutter to a multi-year deal on Saturday. Sutter was in the final year of his contract heading into the 2022-23 season. The Flames sign Sutter after a very impressive 2021-22 season. 🗣️ THAT'S OUR COACH! The #Flames have announced a multi-year contract extension for Darryl Sutter. — Calgary […] READ MORE


New York Islanders Sign Key Forward to Extension

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The New York Islanders signed center Mathew Barzal to an 8-year contract extension worth $73.2 million. This contract carries him through the 2030-31 season. Barzal AAV is $9.15M — Elliotte Friedman (@FriedgeHNIC) October 4, 2022 Islanders Extend Mathew Barzal The Islanders drafted Barzal as the 16th overall pick in the 2015 NHL Draft. Over his six-year […] READ MORE


How the New York Islanders Offense Can Be More Effective

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The New York Islanders have a mediocre offence. Brock Nelson scored a team-leading 37 goals during the 2021-22 season, ranking 22nd in goals scored amongst all players. He did this while playing most of the year on the second line. Nelson stood as a lone bright spot for the offence last season. Top-line stars like […] READ MORE


Realistic Point Expectations for the 2022-23 New York Islanders Offence

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The New York Islanders did not score enough during the 2021-22 season. The Isles ranked 22nd in goals-per-game last year, netting 26 fewer goals than the league average. Islanders management has been reluctant this offseason to bring in a big-name free agent who could turn the tide on the offensive side of the ice. After […] READ MORE


The Dallas Stars Need to Fix Their Salary Cap Situation

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With minimal roster moves this offseason, the Dallas Stars have an interesting path ahead of them. Dallas will be hard-pressed against the NHL’s salary cap for the 2022-23 season, having just over $6 million in cap space remaining, but still need to sign top-line winger Jason Robertson. The remaining money will be used to re-sign […] READ MORE