The Devils might get through this off season Cap issue without having to make any deals after all. John Madden who makes $3.9 million (although only $2.9 million of it is the cap hit due to a front loaded contract) is yet to play in a pre-season game, participate in team practice, and continues to skate on his own. It has been reported he had off season surgery due to a hernia and might miss considerable time according to the NY Post and Bergen Record.
After seeing the Ducks and Sabres new jerseys, I decided to make a best and worst article. Here are my top and bottom 5. BTW, this is my first article.
Lot’s of people say the Canucks won’t make the playoffs, there way too denfensive, and it just keeps going on and on. But I think tthis team could easily be a contender for the cup.
Here is a preview of the Pacific Division teams in no particular order.
Sportsnet.ca is reporting that Panthers defenceman Jay Bouwmeester was caught drinking and driving near whyte avenue in Edmonton on Aug 12. Bouwmeester is facing charges of impaired driving and operating a motor vehicle with a blood-alcohol level of more than .08.
Following two preseason games I have made my lines of the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Two assists and a few big hits was all it took for me to love Mike Peca. Of course it is still not known whether the peca we got is the 8 goal peca who played for the oilers last season or the peca who scored 6 goals, got 34 hits and blocked 24 shots in 24 playoff games. I personally think we got the playoff peca because he is comeing off of a terrific post season and because he is playing in his hometown where he will presumeably play with a great deal of heart trying to get his favourite team to the playoffs.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Devils have bought a controlling interest in the minor league Trenton Titans, formerly the Philadelphia Flyers’ affiliate in the East Coast Hockey League.
Sportsnet.ca is reporting that Nashville may be looking to move winger Scott Hartnell. Hartnell will be a UFA at the end of this season.
Wow what a performance he put in net last night, is it possible for him to be our starter and for Rayroft to be back up?
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Cristobal Huet will receive the 2005-06 MBNA Roger Crozier Saving Grace Award during an on-ice ceremony prior to the Canadiens preseason game against the Boston Bruins at the Bell Centre tonight
According to TSN Evgeni Malkin was injured in the second period of his preseason debut after a collision with team mate John Leclair, apparantly he laid on the ice for 3-4 minutes before skating off the ice(on his own) favoring his right arm.
So the soap opera of malkins life continues