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Barrie Colts better than 20th

by The Hockey News - September 4, 2010 10:26 AM EDT

Al Wrigley, Barrie Ont. THN correspondent Jim Cressman may be a knowledgeable hockey man, but if he thinks the Colts will finish 20th in the Ontario League (Major Jr.


Shrink them goalies

by The Hockey News - September 3, 2010 10:33 AM EDT

Dwayne Janke, Calgary According to your 2010 Yearbook, goals per game are going down since the great foul crackdown. Why then is the NHL unwilling to get rid of oversized goalie equipment? Surely something can be done to eliminate goalies who look like the Michelin Man and still maintain their safety.


What will Khabibulin's legacy be?

by The Hockey News - September 1, 2010 10:12 AM EDT

Jordan Philbert, Sherbrooke, Que. Nikolai Khabibulin's run-in with the law was a very surprising one, because it’s not common really that NHL players have run-ins.


Reward good teams with high draft picks

by The Hockey News - August 29, 2010 12:35 PM EDT

Otis Geddes, Squamish, B.C. The NHL has to change its way of drafting players. Young superstars like Taylor Hall get drafted to teams that won't even make the playoffs.


Fehr or foul?

by The Hockey News - August 27, 2010 2:09 PM EDT

Steve Lourenco, Dover, Ohio With the news that Donald Fehr is poised to be the executive director of the Players Association, all I can think of as another work stoppage.


R&D A-OK

by The Hockey News - August 21, 2010 2:06 PM EDT

Dr. Michael Papadopoulos, Seal Beach, Calif. While vacationing back home last week in the Toronto area with my family, I had the pleasure of attending the NHL research and development camp.


Drop the puck-drop changes

by The Hockey News - August 19, 2010 3:28 PM EDT

Greg Walker, Oakville Ont. As a hockey fan, I understand the importance of making minor tweaks to the rules in order to improve the product on the ice.


Leave the game alone

by The Hockey News - August 19, 2010 3:24 PM EDT

Jordan Philbert,  Sherbrooke, Que. After the two-day research and development camp in Toronto, all that comes to mind is the following: leave the game alone, please! During the two days, the only good rule change would be the no-touch icing or the hybrid version of the icing rule.


Glove? No love

by The Hockey News - August 19, 2010 3:02 PM EDT

Rick Campbell, Parksville, B.C. With the NHL reviewing rule changes at the research and development camp, I would like the rules committee to revisit hand passes in the defensive zone.


Time to change faceoff rules

by The Hockey News - August 17, 2010 12:10 PM EDT

Nauman Vania, Oshawa, Ont. The NHL is going to be looking at a number of issues concerning the future of the game at the World Hockey Summit.


Taylor Hall a class act

by The Hockey News - August 15, 2010 9:40 AM EDT

Jay Edler, Saskatoon, Sask. I would like to take a minute to say what a class act Taylor Hall is. I had the privilege of being able to go to all the games at the world juniors, but Hall is the one who really made the WJC special for me.


Oilers better than 15th for sure

by The Hockey News - August 15, 2010 9:36 AM EDT

Callum Macnab, Edmonton I am truly shocked that you folks predicted the Oilers to finish at the bottom of the Western Conference in your Yearbook.


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