Five NHL Teams Hurt by the Proposed 24-team Playoff Format

The NHLPA executive board approved the new format and we’re awaiting the NHL’s official announcement. Taking a look at five teams that would somewhat be hurt by the proposed 24-team playoff format.

NHL Rumors: Eastern Conference NHL Trade Candidates

Looking at potential NHL trade candidates from teams in the Eastern Conference.

NHL Rumors: Boston Bruins, and the Vancouver Canucks

Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask not thinking about his next contract yet. The Vancouver Canucks could use some help on the blue line

NHL Rumors: Buffalo Sabres, and the New Jersey Devils

The Buffalo Sabres have a long list of free agents but still may need to clear out salary. New Jersey Devils pending RFA goalie MacKenzie Blackwood hopes to stay long-term.

NHL Rumors: A Buyers Market This Offseason For Teams Looking For A Goaltenders

With the list of pending 2020 NHL unrestricted free agent goaltenders this offseason, a couple of goalies on the trade market, it could be a buyers market for teams looking for a goalie.

NHL Rumors: Toronto Maple Leafs, Alexei Melnichuk, and Questions for the Atlantic Division

If the Maple Leafs hadn’t hired Babcock years ago… The four NHL teams in on Melnichuk could include…. Offseason questions for each team in the Atlantic Division

NHL Buyout Candidates – Atlantic Division (Part I)

There has been some speculation about compliance buyouts this offseason. A look some teams in the Atlantic division and potential NHL buyout candidates.

NHL Rumors: Minnesota Wild, New York Rangers, and Could Several Teams Be In Jeopardy?

Kaprizov hiring a new agent as he looks towards the NHL. Lundqvist – backup, trade or buy out? Several NHL teams could be in jeopardy if the shutdown hits next season.

NHL Rumors and Notes: Vancouver Canucks, New Jersey Devils, and the Nashville Predators

Goldobin said the Canucks didn’t want him. Devils could look for a defenseman. Transitioning from Rinne to Saros.

NHL Rumors and Notes: LA Kings, Frank Marotte, Playoff Discussions, and End Of Season Meetings

Kings looking at an undrafted Russian. NCAA free agent goaltender getting some interest. Playoff location ideas and exit meetings.

NHL Trade & Free Agent Candidates – Buffalo Sabres

The Buffalo Sabres had another disappointing season, and this offseason will be really important for general manager Jason Botterill. He should have some salary cap space to work with.

NHL News: Injury Updates and Player Signings

Jake Guentzel could return for the Penguins if the season continues. The Hurricanes could get Sami Vatanen and Dougie Hamilton back. Canadiens, Sabres and Predators sign players yesterday