The Roundup


Kessel trade talks heating up, does Phaneuf move as well, grading Jim Benning’s first year as Canucks GM, Flames and Oilers goaltending, a draft party for the ages, Dougie Hamilton offer sheets, and all the draft and free agency news you can handle in this week’s Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.

In the roundup we go around the Nation Network and give you some of the best articles of the last couple weeks. Every once in a while it’s good to know what other teams are doing, or maybe you find an interesting article you wouldn’t have found otherwise.

Assets on the move: Kessel versus Phaneuf

Mitch Marner hoping Leaf’s Hunter takes another chance on him

Friedman: “Serious offers starting to come in” for Phil Kessel

Marlies hire Sheldon Keefe as head coach

GM Jim Bennings report card: Trades

GM Jim Bennings report card: Signings

Canucks year in review: UFA Shawn Matthias

Canucks year in review: UFA Brad Richardson

6 goalies the Flames should target at the draft

How did Jiri Hudler’s career season happen?

What to expect in Johnny Gaudreau’s sophomore season

What Bob McKenzie’s draft list tells us about Flames draft targets

Oilers: Offer sheeting the Bruins Dougie Hamilton

Can Ottawa solve Oilers goaltending issues?

The McDavid effect: Attracting UFA’s

After McDavid, what to do with 16th and 33rd picks – Classic scrap of the week

More from around the Network…

Draft theory: Redefining the role of scouts and stats

NHL draft eligible: Projection tool rankings

Who do the LA KINGS take with 13th pick?

Top 10 UFA countdown: #9 Antti Niemi

Top 10 UFA countdown: #8 Marty St. Louis

NBC and playoff ‘beard gate’

5 things: The value of Dougie Hamilton

EPSstrong: Fundraising T-shirt for Constable Dan Woodall’s family


  • paul wodehouse

    In the Elliot Friedman 30 piece, they noted Sean Burke is looking for a new organization. Help the Oilers woes with the best goalie whisperer, and quality d-men.

  • paul wodehouse

    The flames should give offer sheets to saad and tarasenko to solidify the top six and offer sheet to Hamilton to solidify the defence get rid of bollig Engllland and a couple others maybe some 2 nd 3 round picks then we’d have a team to win cups

  • paul wodehouse

    Bring up young players from the farm line be like. Johny h. Tarasenko huds Bennett monny saad. Ferland backland bomua Byron shore Colborne with a few spares Arnold porier ect. Defence looks like giodano Russell Brodie slemko Hamilton t spoon or Morrison goalies hiller Ortio gillies Hiller traded next yr