Is Tortorella's time running out?

Is Tortorella's time running out?

by Adam Proteau - March 15, 2013 1:40 PM EDT

Will the Rangers coach be fired?; what kind of moves are up the Sharks' sleeves?; and more.
Happy Friday to you. Hopefully you’ve clicked onto this page on purpose. If not, allow me to explain what you’ve wandered into: full-blown, throw-down mailbag action.


Are the Islanders a playoff team?

Are the Islanders a playoff team?

by Adam Proteau - March 8, 2013 4:30 PM EST

In this week's mailbag, Adam answers questions on the Islanders, realignment and more.
Welcome to another THN mailbag. If you don’t know how this works by now, I don’t know what to tell you. Maybe see if a commenter at the bottom of this article will explain.


Why are the Canadiens better?

Why are the Canadiens better?

by Adam Proteau - March 1, 2013 12:20 PM EST

How did Montreal turn it around so quickly? Should the Oilers trade their No. 1 pick? Has the NHL done enough for fans? And more.
Yes, it’s March already – and that means we’re a little more than a month away from the NHL trade deadline. That usually means more swap-related mailbag questions, but before you whip up a Joe Corvo-for-Patrice Bergeron-type exchange, remember my general rule for trade speculation: if it doesn’t sound tantalizing to both sides, it isn’t happening no matter how much you wish it would.


Should there be a Calder age limit?

Should there be a Calder age limit?

by Adam Proteau - February 22, 2013 1:20 PM EST

Should the Calder be available to any first-year NHLer?; which is the best NHL team right now?; and more.
Buenos dias and welcome to the newest THN mailbag – unless you’re reading this at noches, in which case, buenos noches and welcome to the newest THN mailbag.


Is Paajarvi a bust?

Is Paajarvi a bust?

by Adam Proteau - February 18, 2013 10:09 AM EST

Will this Oilers youngster ever pan out?; late penalties extend games?; and more.
It’s THN mailbag time. Once again, you fine folks have been nice enough to submit a slew of questions. These are the best of the bunch.


Who will be Canada's Olympic goalie?

Who will be Canada's Olympic goalie?

by Adam Proteau - February 8, 2013 1:05 PM EST

In this week's mailbag, Adam answers on Canada's 2014 goalies; Paul Ranger; an NHL team in Saskatchewan; and more.
The Hockey News’ mailbag appears every Friday. I do the answering, you do the asking. I thank you for the questions, even the ones I can’t get to here, in the pages of our magazine, or on our Sirius/XM Radio Show.


Is Minnesota a top team?

Is Minnesota a top team?

by Adam Proteau - February 1, 2013 11:39 AM EST

In this week's mailbag: How good are the Wild?; Ducks better off trading Getzlaf?; and more.
Hello there. This is the THN mailbag and I am your mailbag-answerer. You send me questions and I deal with a selection of them. This process is non-negotiable.


Coaches on the hot seat

Coaches on the hot seat

by Adam Proteau - January 25, 2013 11:50 AM EST

In this week's mailbag, Adam answers queries about which bench bosses are at risk, dead puck era origins and more.
It’s Friday, which means it’s time for the latest in a continuing series of THN mailbags. Here’s a behind-the-scenes glimpse of how it works: you send me questions and I answer a selection of them in three places – here, on THN Radio and in the pages of THN magazine.


Would Pittsburgh trade Malkin?

Would Pittsburgh trade Malkin?

by Adam Proteau - January 18, 2013 1:12 PM EST

Questions are coming in fast and furious with the season around the corner, so Adam answers on Malkin, the short season and more.
I’m back from vacation – and I have to say, although your questions kept coming at a steady pace during the ponderous NHL lockout, as soon as it ended, the mailbag questions began flooding in.


Can Drouin go No. 1?

Can Drouin go No. 1?

by The Hockey News - January 4, 2013 12:35 PM EST

Can the "other" Moosehead leapfrog Nathan MacKinnon? Plus more in this week's mailbag.
The excitement of the world juniors is winding down this weekend, when Russia and Canada faceoff for bronze and Sweden and the USA showdown for gold.


Who would get the No. 1 pick if the NHL season is cancelled?

Who would get the No. 1 pick if the NHL season is cancelled?

by Adam Proteau - December 21, 2012 1:22 PM EST

Why not arbitration for NHL and PA? Do players not care about the poor? What NHL team would a lost season hurt most?
Greetings. Also, salutations. This is my last mailbag of the year before a well-deserved - OK, maybe just a “deserved” - vacation.


How good are the Avalanche?

How good are the Avalanche?

by Adam Proteau - December 14, 2012 12:41 PM EST

Is Colorado a playoff team?; why not agree on a one-year CBA to save the season?; and more.
Here we are, once again, addressing your questions in the THN mailbag. I’m taking a few weeks of vacation after next Friday’s mailbag is filed, but keep your submissions coming, because my colleagues will answer them in my stead.


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