James Neal signs with the Calgary Flames, and I’m not sure why

Now that Tavares Watch has ended, the free agency focus shifted to James Neal. Neal was considered the second-most sought after free agent this summer, but his free agency search was overshadowed by the Tavares Show. With Tavares signing yesterday, it was now Neal's turn in the free agency spotlight. Would the elite sniper return …

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Tavares Watch is officially over; Johnny’s coming home

It's official, folks. John Tavares watch is over; sound the alarms. After days of speculation, Tavares selected one team from his list of six, and decided he no longer wants to be an Islander. John Tavares is a Toronto Maple Leaf. https://twitter.com/91tavares/status/1013468844034179072?s=21 Tavares is returning to his hometown of a Toronto for a 7-year, $11 …

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The John Tavares sweepstakes are in full swing

Now that Ovechkin's much deserved Stanley Cup bender has settled down, it's time for the hockey world to shift their focus to the biggest off-season question mark: who is John Tavares signing with? Tavares' has spent his entire 9-year NHL career with the New York Islanders, and is widely regarded as one of the league's …

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Don’t be surprised if you see Barry Trotz coaching in Washington again

On Monday, Barry Trotz surprised the hockey world when he resigned as head coach of the Washington Capitals. His reason for stepping down basically came down to not being able reach an extension agreement with the Caps. The move left a lot of people wondering where Trotz was heading next. There's only one coaching vacancy …

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Shocking, but not surprising: Barry Trotz steps down as Capitals coach

After 19 years of being a head coach in the NHL, Barry Trotz finally got his Stanley Cup. Not only did Barry get his first Cup, but he also brought the first Cup home to DC for the Capitals. So it comes as a bit of a shock, but not a total surprise, when the …

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