October 08, 2001 | Daniel G. Habib
David Poile had always run the Predators on a shoestring budget. In the franchise's first two seasons Nashville's payroll was the NHL's smallest, and last year's $19.6 million tab, though large by club standards, was...
February 18, 2002 | Pierre McGuire
During the Olympic break the NHL's referees and linesmen—other than Dennis LaRue, Bill McCreary and Stephen Walkom, who will be working at the Salt Lake City Games—will attend training sessions run by Andy Van...
March 11, 2002 | Daniel G. Habib
Head CaseEdmonton's playoff fate may depend on how fast Tommy Salo gets over his Olympic gaffe
April 01, 2002 | Daniel G. Habib
A Done Deal?Despite all their trades, the woeful Rangers look as if they'll miss the playoffs again
April 15, 2002 | Pierre McGuire
Flames general manager Craig Burton may be on the hot seat because of Calgary's second-half collapse, but he should get credit for stealing Hobey Baker-winning defenseman Jordan Leopold from the Mighty Ducks. In...