The Nation Roundup

Will this be the end of the OBC; the upside to Holland leaving the Wings; where can the Leafs dump their problematic contracts; could Van buy out Eriksson; will Winnipeg trade Trouba; updated NHL Draft rankings; in depth Draft profiles and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.

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.

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Where can the Leafs dump their problematic contracts (Cam Lewis)

Travis Dermott is ready for more ice time (Jon Steitzer)

TSN trade bait board has plenty of Leafs scenario’s (Ryan Fancey)

Let’s give Nylander a mulligan for 18-19 (Jon Steitzer)

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The Leafs are not in an ideal situation heading into the draft (Jon Steitzer)


What would a Loui Eriksson buyout look like? (Thomas Williams)

Despite outside noise, Jim Benning sticking to the list (Brady Trettenero)


Trading Trouba to get back in the first round (Justin Miner)

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Trouba #2 on TSN’s trade bait list (Art Middleton)

The time is right for the Jets to trade a tender (Art Middleton)


The upside to Ken Holland leaving the Wings (Austin Ward)

Which NHL playoff team is best to model the Wings rebuild (Alex Drain)

Yzerman and Illitch release statements on the departure of Holland (Nick Seguin)

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The rat: Matthew Tkachuk season review (Christian Tiberi)

The Oilers would like Philip Broberg to be part of the team's expanded roster, if play resumes

Flames sign Russian free agent Alexander Yelesin (Ryan Pike)

James Neal tire fire season review (Christian Tiberi)

What should Dave Rittich’ next contract look like? (Pat Steinberg)


Photoshop: Tom Kostiuk

The old boys club: Mac T departs (Robin Brownlee)

The best of Ken Holland in Detroit (Christian Pagnani)

Report: Tippett to land in either Edmonton (or Buffalo) (Chris the Intern)

Sorting out the Oilers log jam on the blueline (Cam Lewis)

Trade targets part 1 (Tyler Yaremchuk)

What happened to Corey Graham? (Jason Gregor) – Summer scrap of the week

More from around the NHL:

Consolidated industry rankings for the 2019 NHL draft (Jeremy Davis)

5 things to fix the NHL (Art Middleton)

2019 Draft profile: Matt Boldy (Faber)

WWYD with the NHL offside review (Jackson McDonald)

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  • Serious Gord

    Had to chuckle at the photo.

    Coming from Newfoundland I’ve seen some beautiful dumps.

    Perhaps there is a coffee table book:

    “The Worlds most beautiful dumps”