The Roundup

Updated: January 11, 2018 at 2:35 am by Nation World HQ

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Was Lou Lamoriello the best GM in the NHL this year, how injuries played a factor in Canucks awful season, the end of Monahan and Gaudreau’s first contracts in Calgary, farewell to Rexall Place in Edmonton, what’s changed in the world since the Oilers last made the playoffs, Datsyuk possibly heading back to Russia, the race to the bottom is coming down to the wire and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by DraftKings.

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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. Note* This article is posted across all Nation Network team sites so comments are an open forum.


Was Lou Lamoriello the best GM in the NHL this season?

Penguins clinch playoff spot, Leafs get 1st round pick

Leafs best ‘high draft pick’: Lanny McDonald

Morgan Reilly’s second contract could be expensive and difficult



Russian and NCAA players are riskier but the Canucks should keep picking them

What role have injuries played in Canucks awful season?

If you missed: Virtanen suspended 2 games for this hit on Polak

Canucks D has been astoundingly unproductive this year

GM Jim Benning VS. a Vacum cleaner

How low can the Flames finish?

Free agents: The end of Monahan and Gaudreau’s entry-level deals

Flames: What will Joe Colborne’s next contract look like?

Race to the bottom goes down to the wire


Uncle: The Oilers from a Flames fan…

Oilers: NO MAS

A lot has changed in this world since the Oilers last made the playoffs

Justin Schultz as a Pittsburgh Penguin

Rexall farewell: Just visiting


Hockeyfights.com – Scrap of the week


More from around the Network…

Canada gets silver in Women’s World Championships

Jets: Youth seizing opportunity since Ladd’s departure

NHL: First star, worst star of the week

The long term financial impact of a playoff push

TRH: The Pacific War Room

How Pavel Datsyuk’s departure could impact the Red Wings

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