Episode 0078: Iginla Retires, Trouba Signs, Skjei and Vesey Avoid Arbitration, Wilson Signs with Caps, Crawford Still Out, Linden Leaves Canucks, Hughes Back to Michigan, D-Men Top 12 and More!!

Another fun filled week in the summer of 2018!  The NHL is still moving along, albeit at a snail’s pace at times.  The Forecheckers have another episode ready to go. We start with some less than exciting news that Jarome Iginla is calling it a career.  1300 points in 1500 …

Episode 0077: Matt Dumba Contract, Arbitration Hearings Start, Vegas Trademark Resolved, Henrique Extension with Ducks, Panarin to Boston, Wings Prospect Outlook and Much More!

Truly a quiet week in the NHL, this week’s show reflects as much.  The topics range from arbitration to trades to the future location of Lord Stanley’s cup.  We start this trip in Minnesota with the signing of Matt Dumba.  Avoiding arbitration, he has inked a 5 year 30-million-dollar contract. We …

Episode 0076: Top 25 Players Of The Last 3 Years, Where Should Karlsson Go, 44 Arbitration Eligible Players, Blackhawks/Coyotes Salary Trade and Bjorkstrand Extends With Columbus!

With only one mention-worthy transaction this past week, we are truly in the dog days of the NHL off-season.  We at the Two Man Forecheck, however, are still attacking each week with playoff vigor.  We start this week with our Top 25 players of the past 3 seasons.  With no …

Episode 0075: 13 Troublesome Free Agent Contracts, Nail Yakupov To The KHL, Listener Question, Overused Goaltenders Rinne and Lundqvist, Kucherov Extension and More!

We are now into the dry portion of the year…no hockey until September!  So, we at the Two Man Forecheck are going to forge on and talk about everything available. We start with a list of 13 contracts that are “iffy”.  This list is published by David Staples on the …

Episode 0074: NHL Free Agency 2018! The Silly Season Has Begun, Tavares and the Leafs, O’Reilly and the Blues, David Perron, Bruins Development Camp and So Much More!

The Free Agent silly season has begun.  John Tavares has gone home, Paul Stastny has gone to Vegas, and quality, top line defensemen are hard to come by. We start with the big signing…Tavares to Toronto.  But was this the best move or the move that Toronto should have made?  …