The Roundup

Updated: January 11, 2018 at 2:55 am by Nation World HQ


Canucks building a contender, Leafs hire old Oiler scout, Giordano gets paid, Calgary’s arena talks, show Byfuglien the money, Yakupov with McDavid, jersey sponsors, team previews, free agency and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.

In the roundup we go around the Nation Network and give you some of the best articles of the last couple weeks. Every once in a while it’s good to know what other teams are doing, or maybe you find an interesting article you wouldn’t have found otherwise. (Posted across all Nation Network team sites)

How to build a contender: Cap management

How to build a contender: Difficulty of finding ‘Elite’ talent

Year in review: Chris Tanev

Canucks All-time greatest team: Alex Burrows

Leafs All-time team: Doug Gilmour

Leafs hire former Oilers scout Robert Nordmark

Jacques Lemaire explains new ‘Special Assignment’ role

Giordano’s contract sets the tone for Byfuglien

Jets going all youth movement

How Giordano’s contract creates possibilities

Thinking critically about CalgaryNext

Is this the year the Flames have no enforcers?

The 6 worst contracts on the Flames

Yakupov to McDavid’s right?

Oilers: Finally patience makes sense

Expansion draft: Who do the Oilers protect?

Todd McLellan and the Oilers penalty kill – Scrap of the week

More from around the Network…

NHL: The funniest jersey sponsors for every team

Intangibles: Worth every Million

Short and long term ‘Cap’ management: Anaheim Ducks

Short and long term ‘Cap’ management: Arizona Coyotes