Movin' on up

Movin' on up

by Adam Proteau - July 22, 2008 1:14 PM EDT

Considering a new city... Will Burnaby Joe come back?... Michael Ryder... Redden's contract... and forwards everywhere.
For me, one of the great things about a vacation is it usually leads to a nice drive along an Ontario highway where I can be alone with my thoughts and introspect for a few blissful hours.


Throwing Filatov to the Wolves

Throwing Filatov to the Wolves

by The Hockey News - July 18, 2008 2:18 PM EDT

While Adam's away, the THN staffers come out to play and answer your questions.
Adam Proteau is out enjoying the lovely weather we’ve been having in Toronto this week, so his comrades have stepped in to answer your mailbag questions.


Leaving on a jet plane

Leaving on a jet plane

by Adam Proteau - July 11, 2008 2:39 PM EDT

In the mailbag: What's next for L.A.?; ticket prices; the Carolina-Edmonton trade; and Hakan Andersson.
Starting Monday, I’m off for a week on a Vision Quest, a find-myself-even-though-I-hadn’t-reported-myself-missing type holiday adventure, so my THN colleagues who aren’t vacationing will step in next Friday to deal with your inquiries.


Do you see what I see?

Do you see what I see?

by Adam Proteau - July 4, 2008 1:21 PM EDT

Proteau returns to mailbag questions on his fav movies, the deal in Tampa, Columbus and Toronto and Pavel Kubina.
A mailbag column after a week’s absence means there’s a larger-than-normal backlog of varied questions from which to choose. (And speaking of vacation – did I mention I’ll be away for a week from July 14-18? And again Aug.


Answering the call

Answering the call

by The Hockey News - June 27, 2008 1:27 PM EDT

With Adam away, the THN staffers come to play and answer your questions in this week's mailbag.
With Adam Proteau on vacation this week, we turn to other members of The Hockey News staff to answer your questions. A hopefully well-rested Adam will return to regular duty next Friday, so keep those questions coming by sending them through this form.


It's business time

It's business time

by Adam Proteau - June 20, 2008 12:04 PM EDT

In the mailbag, questions about ownership situations, the HHOF and the future of the Maple Leafs.
Though it’s the NHL’s off-season, some interesting developments are going on across the league right now – and not just at Friday’s Entry Draft in Ottawa.


Monster mailbag

Monster mailbag

by Adam Proteau - June 13, 2008 2:00 PM EDT

In the mailbag: Season highlights; Kolzig in the Hall; tainted officials; Bruins' off-season; and premature coach firings.
(In my best Pavel Datsyuk impersonation): Mailbag extra long this week, so introductory paragraph extra short. G'day Adam, Long time reader, first time writer.


Off-ice business

Off-ice business

by Adam Proteau - June 6, 2008 2:24 PM EDT

In the first off-season mailbag: HNIC theme song; Bettman vs. Balsillie; Burke and Toronto; and post-season shootout.
Lots of great questions this week, so let’s cut short the introductory paragraph and get right to ‘em: Adam, I know what a big fan of Don Cherry you are.


The subtlety of communication

The subtlety of communication

by Adam Proteau - May 30, 2008 12:43 PM EDT

In the mailbag: why don't coaches use headsets? Mike Myers? Joe Sakic's future? Claude Julien? And one-a-weeks?
First off, let me extend my sincere condolences to the family and friends of Luc Bourdon, a young man I’d never been fortunate enough to meet, but heard only good things about.


The big picture

The big picture

by Adam Proteau - May 23, 2008 11:24 AM EDT

In Friday's mailbag: Lidstrom the best ever?; the Isles' long-term viability; and one angry Canadian.
With the last remnants of the hockey season upon us, the mailbag will shift to a once-a-week deal – and will appear every Friday – throughout the summer, starting next week.


On second thought

On second thought

by Adam Proteau - May 20, 2008 1:50 PM EDT

Proteau returns to answer questions on Calgary's scoring woes, the NHL in South America, and more.
Has it really been a week since I last sat before a word processor? I know time flies when you’re on a long-overdue vacation; I just wish it would fly a little more like the average airline company does – you know, with a lengthy, unforeseen delay built into every trip.


The replacements

The replacements

by The Hockey News - May 16, 2008 2:13 PM EDT

Proteau's away, so THN staffers get to play...and answer your questions on the HHOF, Jeff Carter, Olaf Kolzig, and more.
With Adam away on an undeserved Vegas vacation – how did he get time off anyway? – some members of THN’s editorial staff have stepped up to fill the void and will answer your questions for this edition.


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