June 23 2013 02:33PM
Welp. Holy crap. The Leafs got Jonathan Bernier.
Here's what I think of the deal, what this could mean, and a text statement from Ben Scrivens.
June 20 2013 11:51PM
On this episode, Sarah Connors phones in to talk about the Bruins' loss in Game 4, Adam and Steve talk Leafs (obvi), ans Steve challenges North Korea in a bid for a KHL team.
June 20 2013 10:25AM
Since there is no KHL version of CapGeek, this little tidbit might interest you.
The KHL posted this on Thursday. The details are interesting. Full disclosure.
As part of its continuing policy of financial transparency, the Kontinental Hockey League has published the total payments made by each club to locked-out NHL players hired during the dispute. These payments were made in accordance with last September’s amendment to KHL Regulations governing the signing by KHL clubs of NHL players in the event of a lockout. Those NHL men who played for KHL clubs during the lockout delighted the fans with displays of supreme skill and talent, setting a standard for world class performance and maintaining this standard throughout the season. The Kontinental Hockey League is therefore confident that the disclosure of such information can only have a positive effect on the game of hockey.
June 17 2013 01:39PM
I love covering sports for a living. Even on a bad day, I can peel off all the layers of a problem and go "Yes, but, I'm covering sports for a living. But wow am I not an athlete.
After participating in a dragonboat regatta this weekend, and after two nights of sleeping on a cottage bed, I tried to go wakeboarding. I didn't get up on the board properly, crick, and now my back's out.
So while laying here on the floor, I asked the Twitter-folk if they had any questions I could write a blog about. I thought this one deserved its own blog.
@Steve_Dangle is it worth it signing David Clarkson?— Hunter Crowther (@HunterCrowther) June 17, 2013
June 11 2013 09:07PM
It's the Stanley Cup Final preview of the Steve Dangle Podcast. This week, we're going international! Adam calls into the show from Idaho, and Steve's "Joining the Rush" co-host and hockey writer Andrey Osadchenko joins the show to share his own thoughts on the playoffs, and Leo Komarov's departure back to the KHL.