Monthly Archives: September 2005

A Crosby Update – 3 Assists in Intra-Squad Game

PITTSBURGH (CP) – Sidney Crosby had three assists, two of them beauties, to make his mark in the first intrasquad game of the Pittsburgh Penguins’ training camp.

Flyers sign Brian Savage

According to the Philadelphia Flyers website, the Flyers have signed Brian Savage today to one one year deal.

The signing came today after Sami Kapanen would need surgery to fix his rotator cuff.

Here is the article.

Another one bites the dust!

Flyers fans have been rather quiet since making fun of Leaf fans about new commers with injury problems, Eric Lindros, and Jason Allison, only to learn that their new commers, Derian Hatcher, and Petr Forsberg have gone down with injuries, and now, yet another Flyers is set to have surgery.

The Worst Referee?

Enough with the player rankings, who do think is the worst referee? Give a name and a reason.

First teen with Habs since the 80's? / Goalie Rumors.

2-in-1 Habs article from 2 members.

Guillaume Latendresse has been turning heads since he first put the Habs jersey on in the rookie camp, leading all players with 6 points in 4 games along with fast skating and bonecrunching hits. He may be a longshot to crack the lineup but so far, the kid looks VERY good….

2005-06 HTR Hockey Pool: UPDATE!

Come inside to get an update on the official 2005-06 HTR Hockey Pool…

Leafs Practice gets chippy?

According to the Toronto Sun the Leafs practice got a little chippy between 4 different players after some hits that some of the teammates didn’t really appreciate.

Who's the Best Right Winger in Hockey?

Oh those were the days seeing Kurri bury passes from 99, or Bossy flying down the wing blowing shots pass goalies, or seeing Guy Lafleur flying hair and all gliding around the ice effortlessly. Those were some of the greatest Right Wingers in the game. But today there is some good ones in their own right. Here is the top 10.

Oilers' Smyth signs two-year deal

As reported by

“The 29-year-old, who will earn $3.5 million a season, was already in camp with the Oilers because he had a basic agreement on a one-year deal while his agent Don Meehan and GM Kevin Lowe tried to hammer out something with more term.

Pens Willing to be in Red for Cup

The AP has Lemieux on record for saying the Pens will probably lose upwards to 7 million dollars this year for a chance to compete for the cup. He also added that he thinks they will lose even more money next year.

more info here:


According to, The Boston

Bruins GM Mike O’Connell continues to “touch base” with the agents for holdouts Andrew Raycroft and Nick Boynton. Meanwhile, O’Connell has invited former Bruins starter Byron Dafoe to training camp for a tryout. Dafoe has yet to announce his intentions.


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Jay Bouwmeester signed a one year deal with Panthers

According to Sportsnet, Defenseman Jay Bouwmeester signed a one year deal worth 940K