Former Carolina Hurricanes captain, Eric Staal will leave brother Jordan for Marc in New York. The Rangers completed a trade Sunday acquiring the four-time All-Star from Carolina for two second-round picks each of the next two seasons along with Finnish rookie Aleksi Saarela...
Former Union College goalie Troy Grosenick made his NHL debut last night for the San Jose Sharks.
The ex-Dutchmen netminder had 45 saves in a 2-0 shutout of the Carolina Hurricanes. The Sharks were outshot 45-19.
According to Darren Millard of Sportsnet, Grosenick's performance is the most saves ever in a debut, breaking a record that had stood for 47 years...
Junior forward Jeremy Welsh signed an entry-level NHL contract with the Carolina Hurricanes last night, announced Ron Francis, Director of Hockey Operations for the Carolina Hurricanes. Welsh will join the Hurricanes in Ft. Lauderdale for the team’s final game of the 2011-12 NHL season against the Florida Panthers on Saturday night at 7:30 p.m..
Let's face it - there are just too many professional sports teams. The quality of play is suffering because of it.
The talent pool is diluted - meaning that there aren't enough good players on each team and several players that aren't good enough to be on professional rosters.
I've got a solution.