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Brock has been the Editor-In-Chief of DailyFaceoff.com since the start of the 2012-13 season, the Host of the DFO Podcast since 2015 and Editor-In-Chief of DailyDugout since the 2017 season.

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Market for Skinner heating up; Hurricanes want to sign Hanifin long-term

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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Just six weeks after he was named the General Manager of the Carolina Hurricanes, Don Waddell is already very busy. It seems like Jeff Skinner’s name has been floating around the trade market for a number of years now, but talks sound like they are heating up. Waddell was on Hockey Central at noon today and…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.27 — Jett Woo

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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The Chicago Blackhawks missed the playoffs in 2018 but are set up well in the NHL Draft.  The Blackhawks selected forward Oliver Wahlstrom with the No.8 overall pick in the DFO Mock Draft and they also have the No.27 overall selection.  Chicago acquired this pick in the trade that sent winger Ryan Hartman to the…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.26 — Dominik Bokk

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

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The New York Rangers have a pretty shallow prospect pool because they have been committed to being competitive for the last decade.  Last year they were able to add talented forwards Lias Andersson (No.7) and Filip Chytil (No.21) and if the real NHL Draft goes the way my mock did…they will be really happy again.…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.25 — Ryan McLeod

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

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The Toronto Maple Leafs struggled mightily from 2014-to-2016 and that enabled them to draft William Nylander (No.8 in 2014), Mitch Marner (No.4 in 2015) and Auston Matthews (No.1 in 2016) and they have immediately become the core of their team.  Since then they have made the playoffs in back-to-back seasons but still have not made…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.24 — Jared McIsaac

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

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The Minnesota Wild qualified for the playoffs for the sixth straight season and topped 100 points in each of their seasons under head coach Bruce Boudreau.  The Wild are in an interesting spot with most of their top prospects ready to transition into the NHL full-time but a loaded depth chart that could stop that…

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Sharks Trade Hoffman to Panthers for Draft Picks

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

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The San Jose Sharks have traded Mike Hoffman and a 2018 seventh-round pick (No.207 overall) to the Florida Panthers in exchange for a 2019 second-round pick, 2018 fourth-round pick (No.123) and a 2018 fifth-round pick (No.139).  Just a few hours after acquiring Hoffman from the Ottawa Senators, the Sharks have flipped him back to the…

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Senators Trade Hoffman to the Sharks for Boedker

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

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The Ottawa Senators have traded Mike Hoffman, prospect Cody Donaghey and a 2020 fifth-round pick to the San Jose Sharks for Mikkel Boedker, prospect Julius Bergman and a 2020 sixth-round pick. Hoffman has two-years left on his contract that pays him $5.187 million AAV and also includes a modified no-trade clause. Hoffman recorded 22 goals…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.23 — Vitali Kravtsov

Monday, June 18, 2018

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The Anaheim Ducks qualified for the playoffs for the sixth consecutive year, but were bounced in the first round for third time during that span.  The Ducks managed to get 100-plus points for the fifth straight year, but will still own their highest draft pick since 2014—No.27 in ’15, No.24 in ’16 and No.50 in…

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Barry Trotz resigns as Capitals Head Coach 

Monday, June 18, 2018

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Less than two weeks after winning the Stanley Cup, Barry Trotz is stepping down as the head coach of the Washington Capitals.  “After careful consideration and consultation with my family, I am officially announcing my resignation as Head Coach of the Washington Capitals. When I cam to Washington four years ago we had one goal…

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NHL Mock Draft 2018: No.22 — K’Andre Miller

Monday, June 18, 2018

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This should be the Ottawa Senators’ second pick in the first round.  The Senators sent a lottery protected first-round pick to the Colorado Avalanche in the Matt Duchene trade. They have the option of keeping the No.4 pick this year and sending next year’s first-round pick instead, but that could end up being the No.1…

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