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Rumors, Rumors, Rumors 2

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There are more and more rumors popping out each day.

Players to Watch on Draft Day

By Darryl Dobbs

The annual NHL entry draft is this Saturday, June 24. Those of you in keeper league hockey pools will be very interested in which of the players drafted in the early rounds will make an early impact in the NHL, and which ones are long-term projects.

Goaltenders

Top 12 Skaters In The 2006 NHL Draft

The NHL 2006 draft is less then a week away and many articles have come out listing the various scouting listings for the top picks. I have taken the top 12 skaters based on the ISS report and summed up what you need to know about them. This year’s draft may not have the highly touted super prospects but it has great depth and a glut of centres.

Hot 100- 2006 Draft

Seeing as the Entry Draft is coming up, I’ve decided to post a list compiled by the witers of THN, listing the top 100 prospects in the NHL Entry Draft, in order of their predicted place of selection.

Rumors, Rumors, Rumors

This years NHL draft and free agent look like they’ll be exciting periods for all HTR readers. For anyone interested, I am tryint to set up a chat for it, I’ll keep you all posted.

Legace to the Leafs?

Now this is a Leaf rumor alot of people can be-Leaf

GUILTY!!!!!!!!!

New York Rangers Defencman pleads Guilty….

Top Ten Resons Leaf Fans Should Take a Better Look

Here we go the Top Ten reasons why Leaf fans should look at why they like The Leafs.

10 – Thier Name – The Toronto Maple Leafs – The plural of leaf is LEAVES not LEAFS

Weight wont play game 6

Carolina Hurricanes center Doug Weight will miss Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Finals with an upper body injury, the team announced on Friday.

re-entries for the 2006 draft

some players that did not sign with their team will be re-entering the draft this year

they include:

Quinn could be hired as Head Coach for Bruins

According to a report in the Toronto Sun and the Boston Globe, Boston GM Peter Chiarelli had dinner with the Big Irishman, likely to discuss Quinn filling the vacant coaching position.

http://www2.sportsnet.ca/blogs/hockey_hearsay/2006/06/16/quinn_on_bruin_radar/

Leafy's ten and ten: Top ten best and worst sports stories ever

This article is inspired by a question a friend asked me today, if the Edmonton Oilers win the Stanley Cup, will it be the best sports story ever?

FUN ARTICLE

If You Are Building a Team for one year and theres no cap who’s your pics.

bruins add Petr Tenkrat

Bruins trade a 7th round pick to the maple leafs for

Petr Tenkrat.

reported on bostons offical website

Stars Making the early moves

The Stars /have Exercised Jere Lehtinen’s 1 year contract for Rangers Centre Mike Green. Also The Stars also signed winger Niklas Hagman to a two-year contract. Acquired in a mid-season trade with Florida, Hagman had eight goals and 13 assists in 84 games with the Panthers and Stars

Canes intrested in drafting Staal?

Are the Canes serious about having 2 of the 3 Staal bros.? Rumors of trading D Jack Johnson, last years pick, to the Pens for the #2 overall pick are starting to fly. An interesting topic, to say the least.

How will The 2007 Maple Leafs Look?

Not to beat a dead horse, but we’ve all heard many times how Toronto will be one of the busiest teams in the NHL this summer. They missed the mark last season and now JFJ will be busy making key personel decisions and deciding who to keep, who to let go and who to sign as UFA’s.

AHL Prospects are Proving Their Worth

Written by Darryl Dobbsfrom www.dobberhockey.com

The Stanley Cup Final has begun, and the playoff heroism stories of various Hurricane and Oiler players can be found in any newspaper or hockey website.

GM Meets With Coach Sullivan, Fate Still Undetermined

Soon-to-be Boston Bruins GM Peter Chiarelli met with Coach Mike Sullivan in order to determine whether or not the coach would return next year. After a lengthy meeting, Chiarelli is still undecided, and has set a timetable of about 10 days before he makes his final decision.

http://www.boston.com/sports/hockey/bruins/articles/2006/06/07/sullivan_meets_with_chiarelli_in_ottawa/

Tellqvist comes back as a Leaf!

According to rds.ca, Mikael Tellqvist signed a one year contract. No financial details disclosed as of yet!

I think this is a good move since the Leafs are in a rebuilding mode. They probably won’t make it to the playoffs anyways so might as well try to develop young goaltenders.