Category Archives: Eller

Analysis of Notable First-Round Trades – 2016 NHL Draft

The Calgary Flames acquired goaltender Brian Elliott from the St. Louis Blues in exchange for their second-round pick (35th overall) and a conditional third in 2018. Having struck out on Pittsburgh’s Marc-Andre Fleury and Tampa Bay’ Ben Bishop, the Flames finally land their starting goaltender in Elliott. How long he’ll be with them could depend […]

NHL Rumor Mill – April 22, 2016

Latest on the Red Wings, Canadiens and Bruins in today’s NHL Rumor mill.  Could the Red Wings and Canadiens pursue Stamkos? THE GLOBE AND MAIL’s  James Mirtle observed a lot of hockey people believe the Detroit Red Wings have a shot at signing Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos via free agency in July. NHL.COM: […]