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NHL Team Names Origins

Well, there’s not a whole lot going on in NHL hockey world.

Besides the usual PR moves by the league and PA and some bogus buyout offer that the media is totally blowing out of proportion, there’s not much going on.

So, let’s have some fun and look at where some NHL teams got their names.

Preds Owner Guarantees NHL on October '05

This story reported in today’s issue of the Tennessean. Leipold is one of the eight owners considered to be in Bettman’s pocket. These eight guarantee that Bettman will not be ousted anytime soon for the good of the league.

30 Teams, 1 Owner?

Here is a very interesting article from the toronto star.

I Can Live With or Without You

The meetings have ended and so now we are doing…what the French call…..”I dono` whot`.

More drama on the famous Saturday meeting and a link to Brian Burke’s interview.

And…. I Can Live With or Without You (NHLPA).

Who's ''United'' and where do we go now?

The results of the Board of Governors and NHLPA meetings were exactly what everyone expected. Both sides emerged singing koombayah and expressing their solidarity and the full support of their leadership.

Ducks Still Swiming For Now

I’m surprised that this wasn’t posted earlier but Disney has sold the Ducks to Dr. Henry Samueli and his wife, Susan. Here is the link.

Clarke Rips Goodenow

Philadelphia Flyers’ GM, Bob Clarke, ripped NHLPA head, Bob Goodenow, today in a statement released before Clarke headed to New York for the NHL’s BOG meeting.

Isn't it Ironic? Dontcha think?

From an AP story:

“Marshall Faulk, now resigned to a backup role with the Rams, has agreed to a pay cut in a restructured contract that will essentially guarantee he’ll end his career in St. Louis.

Dan Blackburn Update

New York Ranger goalie Dan Blackburn, the 10th overall pick in 2001 has recently signed a contract and is playing with the ECHL’s Victoria Salmon Kings. Now why is this news?

Fan's Rant Corner

A collection of recent rants submitted by our members.

Contributors: kyle88, leafymcleaf, kicksave, and habs_punk.

And…article soon to be posted.