Expansion Draft: A Fresh Approach by The Habs

What? The Sasquatch? No, there hasn’t been an announcement. It is simply something I have invented, including the logo so no panic here, you haven’t missed anything. But regardless of what they will be called, the Seattle NHL franchise is slowly preparing to make their debuts for the 2021-2022 season and it will all start the summer before they hit the ice, with the Expansion Draft. Seeing how well it went for Vegas a couple of years ago, General Manager Ron Francis is hoping to be able to duplicate what George McPhee was able to do back then.

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What is a Rebuild? A Reset? A Retool? Know the Differences

NHL teams and their terms. We’re going through a complete rebuild. No wait… I think it’s a reset. No, no, we’re doing a retool. In the meantime, fans are debating amongst themselves and through the media, arguing what their favourite team is actually doing. The worst part is that we’re all describing pretty much the same thing. It’s just that we don’t have the same definition of those three often-used expressions. While a rebuild is pretty self-explanatory, the line between that, a reset and a retool can be quite blurry and depending on who you talk to, they will call it differently.

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