Tag Archives: July 1

Tavares decision looming on eve of Canada Day

On what’s already been a intriguing day due to a wild and crazy World Cup soccer match won by France over disappointing Argentina 4-3 in the knockout stage, it’s also decision time for John Tavares. What will he decide? It’s … Continue reading

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Rangers linked to Komarov, Nash may not play next year

It looks like the Rangers could be actually adding someone to the roster. They’ve been reportedly linked to soon to be former Maple Leaf Leo Komarov. The New York Rangers have been in talks with forward Leo Komarov on a … Continue reading

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Why is Lindy Ruff back

Sitting here finishing off a Guinness in the wee hours watching classic videos on MTV Classic, I cannot help but wonder why Lindy Ruff is still here. The news came down officially over the weekend. The former Sabres and Stars … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts: A boring NHL summer

Even in a dull summer, there are plenty of NYR thoughts and hockey ones. Continue reading

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A wild Canada Day: Shattenkirk chooses Rangers, Devils sign Boyle, Sabres add Pouliot, Johnson

Day One has come and gone. On a wild Canada Day, there was plenty of activity on the first day of NHL free agency. July 1 was as busy as expected. Even if this year’s class isn’t loaded with stars, … Continue reading

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The Latest on eve of July 1: Sabres acquire Scandella, Devils all in on Shattenkirk

As July 1 approaches, the Devils are after Shattenkirk and Sabres make a move getting Scandella and Pominville. Continue reading

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News and Notes: Girardi close with Lightning, McDavid big contract, offer sheeting Draisaitl

New Post: The Eve of July 1 for Rangers and hockey fans

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Rangers re-sign Smith, why Gorton should be careful with July fireworks set to begin

The Rangers must be careful with how they spend this summer with better potential UFA in ’18 and ’19. Continue reading

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Islanders say goodbye to Okposo, sign Ladd and Chimera on hectic Canada Day

The July 1 free agent frenzy has begun. For the Islanders, it’ll be a different look this Fall. After bidding adieu to Kyle Okposo, they reached agreement on a seven-year deal worth a reported $38.5 million with unrestricted free agent … Continue reading

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NHL News and Notes: Semin to be bought out, Sharks acquire Martin Jones

There was plenty of action in the NHL with July 1 looming. Plus a look at the 2015 HHOF class. Lindros omitted. Recchi also waiting. Continue reading

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