Tag Archive | "Guillaume Latendresse"

Daily Deke: Game-time decisions & more!

Thursday, October 28, 2010

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Daily Deke: Game-time decisions & more!

Tonight we have a full docket of games with 16 teams in action.  Be sure to check both our starting goalies section and line combinations for full details as the news comes in. The Boston Bruins with Tim Thomas more than likely between the pipes will host Phil Kessel and the Toronto Maple Leafs.  With…

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Daily Deke: Flyers visit Columbus; Kings head into the Wild

Monday, October 25, 2010

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Daily Deke: Flyers visit Columbus; Kings head into the Wild

Three games are on the NHL schedule for this Monday night, as four of the teams playing tonight play a total of four times this week.  As always, be sure to check out the Starting Goalies section and with lines changing daily, be sure to check out the Team Lineups page for all your news.…

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Nightly Scrap: Fun in Finland as underrated shine

Friday, October 8, 2010

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Nightly Scrap: Fun in Finland as underrated shine

The 2010-2011 NHL season began at exactly 12 PM EST as the Minnesota Wild met the Carolina Hurricanes in Helsinki, Finland; something that could have been a boring game. Former Montreal Canadiens’ forward Guillaume Latendresse opened the scoring after only a few minutes, continuing his scoring ways of last season– which seemed to be a…

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Jose Theodore finds a home in injury-prone Minnesota

Saturday, October 2, 2010

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Jose Theodore finds a home in injury-prone Minnesota

According to Michael Russo of the Star Tribune, the Minnesota Wild and Jose Theodore have agreed to terms.  Signing a veteran netminder became a necessity after the team lost Josh Harding for the entire season. It was believed that Anton Khudobin would backup starter Niklas Backstrom but the team likely felt he was not ready.…

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Most Likely to Succeed: Minnesota Wild

Monday, September 6, 2010

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Most Likely to Succeed: Minnesota Wild

Most likely to Succeed is our newest series which points out one player from every team and explains why that player is poised to increase their point totals. While some teams may have more than one player likely to breakout and some none, we will focus on the ones who actually should improve with a…

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Minnesota Wild Lock-up Their Star

Thursday, July 1, 2010

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Minnesota Wild Lock-up Their Star

At a point last season, Guillaume Latendresse toiled on the third and fourth lines in Montreal.  Overwhelmed by the media and the inability to improve his season totals, the young Quebecois struggled with the Canadiens only posting three points in his first 23 games. Then Minnesota Wild GM Chuck Fletcher came calling, offering a my…

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Fantasy Season in Review: Minnesota Wild

Thursday, June 17, 2010

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Fantasy Season in Review: Minnesota Wild

Offensive Corps: Despite replacing defensive-minded coach Jacques Lemaire with Todd Richards, the Wild scored their least amount of goals since the lockout–with their 219 markers topping only Edmonton, Columbus and Calgary in the West.  As such, there are not many players who provided fantasy value. Mikko Koivu had his second straight good season, recording 71…

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Position Eligibility: The Few, The Proud

Monday, March 15, 2010

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Position Eligibility: The Few, The Proud

For our loyal readers using Yahoo! Sports, this one’s for you.  We all remember the fiasco last year with missing our ‘Team Log’ and how Cam Ward STILL is not on IR, but today we will discuss one of the most valuable roster change: position eligibility. On March 11th, Yahoo updated their database by added…

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The State of the Habs

Monday, February 8, 2010

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The State of the Habs

At 4 PM EST the Montreal Canadiens will announce their GM Bob Gainey stepping down.  According to TSN’s Bob McKenzie, Pierre Gauthier will take over as his replacement. What does this mean for the team? The Habs will play without top goal scorer Mike Cammalleri and fourth goal leading scorer Andrei Kostitsyn until after the…

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Minnesota Feeling the Tenderness…

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

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Minnesota Feeling the Tenderness…

It’s been about a month and a half since the Wild acquired Guilluame Latendresse from the Montreal Canadiens in exchange for former Wild first round draft pick Benoit Pouliot and about a month since I wrote about Guilluame’s first couple of weeks as a member of the Wild.  Well, in the last month Latendresse has…

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