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Former Detroit Red Wings star Pavel Datsyuk wins KHL title

Former Detroit Red Wings superstar Pavel Datsyuk is a professional hockey champion once again, though this time not in the NHL. SKA Saint Petersburg defeated...

Pavel Datsyuk elected Russian team captain for World Championships

Team Russia's assistant coach, Harijs Vitolins announced that Detroit Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk will be the man to wear the captain 'C' for...

Solving the Cap Crisis

Depending on how close you follow the sport of hockey, you may or may not know that the current Collective Bargaining Agreement under which the National Hockey League operates is set to expire in approximately a year’s time. If a new CBA has not been agreed to by that time, then play will continue under the current one until a new agreement has been reached. While we don’t necessarily have the threat of a lockout looming over the next season, there will still be plenty of points of contention up for debate before the NHL and the NHLPA will come to an agreement. The biggest sticking point will be the rash long-term, front-loaded contracts that circumvent the intention of the salary cap. The current system is not working, so it is up to the league and the player’s association to come up with something better. Here’s what I would do if it ...

Solving the Cap Crisis

Depending on how close you follow the sport of hockey, you may or may not know that the current Collective Bargaining Agreement under which the National Hockey League operates is set to expire in approximately a year’s time. If a new CBA has not been agreed to by that time, then play will continue under the current one until a new agreement has been reached. While we don’t necessarily have the threat of a lockout looming over the next season, there will still be plenty of points of contention up for debate before the NHL and the NHLPA will come to an agreement. The biggest sticking point will be the rash long-term, front-loaded contracts that circumvent the intention of the salary cap. The current system is not working, so it is up to the league and the player’s association to come up with something better. Here’s what I would do if it ...

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