Posts tagged "Antii Niemi"

TURCO MOVE BRILLIANT

Signing Marty Turco is sheer brilliance. The Blackhawks signed a goalie who might be better than the man he’s replacing; a player who’s desperate to hoist the Cup; and they did it for less than half of Niemi’s price (and only a one-year commitment). Antii Niemi has an indelible spot in Chicago sports lore for... Read more »

SO YOU WANT TO BE AN NHL GM

The best general managers in the National Hockey League must have far more than an eye for talent; how to procure it; and how to piece it together.   They have to be able to manage the salary cap.    Small market GMs will tell you that missing on high draft picks can have long-lasting... Read more »