Sunday’s Dump & Chase: Rookies Everywhere

Rookie SZN.

Around the League

Quick Shifts: Why Zach Hyman's contract leverage keeps growing
Zach Hyman is one of those guys you ABSOLUTELY need on your team.

Why the Maple Leafs traded defenceman Mikko Lehtonen
I guess the Leafs needed a goalie.

Laine wasn't benched by Tortorella, Blue Jackets coach says
Do y'all really think Torts is going to say "yeah, I benched this really good kid" and give reasons? He's going to do what he always does....Torts gonna Torts.

Kucherov on schedule to return to Lightning by Stanley Cup Playoffs
Kucherov is on track to return for Tampa Bay's repeat Cup bid.

Analyzing which North Division teams are contenders, pretenders
The Leafs have some pretty excited fans right now.

Eichel out for 'foreseeable future' for Sabres with upper-body injury
This is pretty much the nail in the coffin for Buffalo. I feel bad for Jack Eichel and I'm sure he'll be in a different jersey next season.

NHL Rookie Notebook: Golden Knights' Coghlan puts on a show
Rookies around the League!!!

Is a Big-Ticket Goalie Still Worth the Cost? | The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
Jordan Binnington's 6x$6 deal isn't ridiculous or extravagant...but it seems a little high. What do y'all think?

The NHL's Five Most Surprising Performances of 2020-21 So Far | The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
I am ALL HERE for the Tyler Toffoli revenge train.

2021 NHL Draft Likely to Go Ahead, 2022 Winter Olympics 'On the Radar' | The Hockey News on Sports Illustrated
We NEED the Olympics two years in a row. Well, it's really like "several months apart."

Frank Seravalli: A midseason look at my NHL awards ballot |
Cough...Fleury for Vezina.

Have a great Sunday, folks!