NHL Rumors: The John Tavares Rumor Mill Creaks to Life

      With the NHL trade-rumor market largely quiet until the offseason, media attention is turning toward this summer’s unrestricted free-agent market. Much of the focus is on New York Islanders center John Tavares.   As the most talented player available in this summer’s free-agent market, Tavares is poised to land the biggest contract of…

NHL TRADE WATCH: Three Teams That Shoudn’t Waste Any More Time Before Making A Move

    The NHL trade deadline is quickly approaching, and these three teams on the playoff bubble shouldn’t wait until the last minute to find trade partners.   The NHL trade deadline is less than three weeks away, yet all remains quiet on the trade front.   That’s not entirely surprising, however, given it took…

When will sellers start selling?

    The thing with the NHL is that everyone thinks they’re in the playoff hunt right up until they’re mathematically eliminated from it. And it’s in no way revelatory to say that’s because of the points system, which ensures that as long as you can get to overtime regularly, it really doesn’t matter how…