So you’ve just been (gulp) traded, what now?

Picture it: You’re at the gym for a game-day workout, visions of an afternoon nap dancing in your head, and suddenly Duthie’s beaming face...
Gary Bettman

The NHL Plans to Grow HRR by $1 Billion in 3 Years

How will it happen & what does it mean for the Toronto Maple Leafs? A. BackgroundIn a memo released in September of this year, the...

Rogers Closes in on ‘Game Changing’ Broadcasting Deal

Good morning MLHS,First off, let me start by thanking Alec, Michael and Michael for inviting me to participate in Maple Leaf Hangout Episode #17...

Infographic: Money in Pro Sports

Just how much money can someone expect to make as a professional athlete? Contrast the NHL against the other leagues above.See more at: http://news.sportsinteraction.com/sports/how-to-make-money-in-pro-sports-infographic-45774/#sthash.HaR06B0c.dpuf

Shifting Paradigms and Realigning Conferences

The always tedious Hockey Night in Canada Hot Stove brought us a worthwhile nugget to examine this weekend, and that’s our first look at...

Roberto Luongo: Know the Risks

This just in tonight from Pierre Lebrun of ESPN, describing the cap benefit recapture component of the new CBA on existing deals over 6...

Wednesday Open Thread: Talks resume

The NHLPA has invited U.S federal mediators into today's meetings. They were of little use in late November but do re enter the picture...

Ugh.

There's no anger left to give. Last night's events were just hilariously bizarre.Four press conferences later, a deal had been all but agreed to...
Maple Leafs are the Richest Hockey Team

Forbes Values Toronto Maple Leafs at $1 Billion

Forbes released their annual NHL franchise valuations today alongside an article detailing the financials of league's 30 teams. Unsurprisingly, the Toronto Maple Leafs top...

A Hopeful Tuesday

There might have been a little somethin' somethin' crowding your Twitter feed last night, forcing you to miss the updates (or lack thereof.. in...

NHL to PA: “Let’s give them something to talk about”

It looks like the NHL and Players Association are ready to resume talks this week (most likely Tuesday), and now we can briefly have...

At least they’re talking again

Anyway, if you’ve read me or listened to me on the radio throughout this process, you know I’ve been very pessimistic about a deal...

Morning Mashup: Trojan Whorse!

...is what Michael Grange should have called his terrific Sportsnet article from yesterday (SPOILER ALERT: Cold water). If only because A) this whole thing's...

What would a luxury tax mean for the Leafs?

With NHLPA representatives set to make their counter-proposal to the NHL today, a lot of talk in the last 24 hours has centered...

NHL lockout imminent? No. We all just need more meds

Editor's Note: We're pleased to welcome Ian Dudgeon to the MLHS blogging team. Ian was one of the co-founders of McKeen's Hockey.com. He's been...

It begins…

With the rumoured initial offer from the NHL owners to the NHLPA hitting the internet last night, we have seen no shortage of freak...

Justin Schultz to decide his destination tomorrow

Roll the cameras. According to TSN's Bob McKenzie, we'll find out tomorrow where Justin Schultz is "taking his talents" as the former University of...

Is Luongo Florida bound?

Update from Team 1040: "Mike Gillis says still nothing imminent regarding a possible Luongo trade."Vancouver Sun's Brad Ziemer: "Gillis vague on status of Luongo...

Season’s Final Thoughts

To this writer, this year’s Stanley Cup Finals were a treat. Not as much of a treat as seeing the Leafs win it of...

Keep an Eye on Justin Schultz

A very interesting story is beginning to develop out west. The Anaheim Ducks top prospect, defenseman Justin Schultz, has been the best blueliner in...