The Roundup

Updated: January 11, 2018 at 2:50 am by Nation World HQ

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5 reasons to hate the Toronto Maple Leafs, the Canucks and Tyson Barrie, Travis Hamonic wants to be in Western Canada, the NHL’s problem with offense, an early look at 2016 free agents, value of shot blocking, Connor McDavid’s recovery, Sam Bennett an elite player in the making, fantasy hockey and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.

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)

5 reasons to hate the Toronto Maple Leafs

Leafs could use a “new goaltender of the future”

5 Things: Nazem Kadri’s future


The next Canucks goalie controversy is already brewing

Canucks should be monitoring Tyson Barrie situation

Burrows takes leave of absence for personal reasons

Travis Hamonic looking to be dealt to western Canadian team

Jets under and over performers through the first quarter

Jets Prospect Videos: Top 10 highlights from October

Johnny Gaudreau: First 100 games and his rise to stardom

Sam Bennett: An elite player in the making

The perceived value of blocked shots

A tale of two upcoming UFA’s: Jiri Hudler vs David Jones


Oilers: Two centers and mud

What Chiarelli’s summer moves say about the defensive market

Oilers new forward order

McDavid on road to recovery – Scrap of the week

More from around the Network…

Does the NHL need more offense?

First star, worst star of the week

2016 Free Agent Profile: Eric Staal

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