Tag Archive | "Michael Leighton"

Ilya Bryzgalov Could Sign in Philly, Value?

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

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  Yesterday, it was announced that the Phoenix Coyotes traded the rights of top-end netminder Ilya Bryzgalov to the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for prospect Matt Clackson and potentially two draft picks.  The Flyers desperately needed a steady goalie between the pipes after they watched their hopes of another deep playoff run fall short due…

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On the Hot Seat: Puzzling Philadelphia Flyers

Saturday, February 12, 2011

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On the Hot Seat is a column which will run every other Saturday and will discuss the likely changes between the pipes at the moment. Think of this as a primer that will go over basically any starting goalie position that might be in jeopardy whatsoever. The Philadelphia Flyers continue to hold on to their…

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Crashing the Net – Week 13 Waiver Wire

Monday, January 3, 2011

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With the holiday season wrapping up, it’s time for fantasy hockey owners to step on the gas and help lead their team into the new year on a winning note.  Fantasy owners have a feel for their team’s weaknesses and strengths at this point of the season, which allows you to focus on areas that…

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On the Hot Seat: Who will take the job in Tampa Bay?

Saturday, December 11, 2010

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On the Hot Seat is our newest column which will post on every other Saturday and will discuss the likely changes between the pipes at the moment. Think of this as a primer that will go over basically any starting goalie position that might be in jeopardy whatsoever. The battle between Mike Smith and Dan…

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H2H Faceoff: Does Rask get another shot after shutout?

Sunday, November 21, 2010

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Head-to-Head Faceoff is a weekly column by Mollie Krupp which will run every Sunday and continue into Monday. Here you’ll find a breakdown of each team’s schedule for the week as well as which goalies you can expect to see in net so you can make sure to set your fantasy rosters accordingly. 4-Game Teams…

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Leighton takes shots, waiting for conditioning assignment

Saturday, November 20, 2010

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Leighton has been medically cleared to take shots and should see a conditioning stint with the Adirondack Phantoms of the AHL next week.  Chuck Gormley of The Courier Post Online breaks down the specifics: Michael Leighton (Oct. 11 back surgery) rotated in and out of the net at Friday’s practice and said he’s been medically…

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Fantasy Season in Review: Philadelphia Flyers

Monday, August 16, 2010

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Forwards: The captain Mike Richards edged out his teammate Jeff Carter by one point to lead the team in scoring with 62 points.  Aside from his minus two rating, Richards helped fantasy owners across the board as his Philadelphia Flyers squeaked into the playoffs on the last day of the season. Carter, on the other…

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Michael Leighton Finds Himself a Job

Thursday, July 1, 2010

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Trade Rumors: Evgeni Nabokov May Not Hit Free Agency

Thursday, July 1, 2010

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Evgeni Nabokov may not be heading back to San Jose, despite playing his entire career with the team and travelling the farthest he ever made it into the Stanley Cup playoffs. The reason why is likely his awful numbers during the post season followed by his lofty 5.375 cap hit. His 2.56 GAA and .909…

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Fantasy Season in Review: Carolina Hurricanes

Sunday, June 13, 2010

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Offensive Corps: Eric Staal, Jussi Jokinen and Ray Whitney for the most part resembled the Carolina Hurricanes top line.  Staal, mostly known for his goal scoring ability, can elevate the play of his wingers and did so by accumulating 41 assists..  Jokinen went from a free grab on waivers to a legitimate 60 point scoring…

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