WWYDW: Picking Fourth

Justin Fisher
March 23 2016 04:52PM


With ten games left in the regular season and, obviously, no playoffs to look forward to, your focus is probably moving towards the 2016 offseason and all of the fun that comes with it. Besides a potentially enormous dip into the free agent pool, the NHL Entry Draft is going to demand a lot of our attention. In fact, it already is.

We at TLN have already begun putting together consolidated draft rankings and updating them regularly, and we've also received a number of draft-related questions in recent weeks in our Monday Mailbags. It's clear you guys want to talk about it, so let's do that.

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Monday Mailbag: James van Riemsdyk, Good Looking Goalies, and Habs Fans

Justin Fisher
March 21 2016 04:35PM


Mailbag time, TLNers. We've got a lot of different topics to cover today (and one knucklehead to deal with) so let's get right to it.

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This is how you fix the NHL Draft Lottery

Justin Fisher
March 16 2016 08:03AM

The NHL Draft lottery is broken, and it's the Edmonton Oilers' fault. General managers all around the league seem to agree with this notion and have already begun discussing ways in which the lottery could be updated or amended so that winners can't keep winning over and over (and over) again. 

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Monday Mailbag: Justin is Back

Justin Fisher
March 14 2016 06:00AM


What's up TLNers? It's your fearless leader back in the Mailbag seat once again. As always, thanks for all of your submissions. If you want to ask your own question, make sure you tweet @TLNdc or myself, @thejustinfisher, and I'll get back to you next Monday.

Today we're talking Morgan Rielly, William Nylander, the 2016 Draft and Connor Brown, amongst a bunch of other things. Let's get to it.

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LGD: Underrated Sunday Hockey

Justin Fisher
March 13 2016 01:36PM

This has been a pretty rough weekend for the Toronto Maple Leafs. First, they get beat by the Ottawa Senators, which is embarrassing enough. And today, they have to go to Michigan. If it wasn't for the fact that this game with the Detroit Red Wings tonight was scheduled months and months in advance, I'd almost think this road trip was some form of cruel punishment.

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