Elliotte Friedman
Elliotte Friedman joined Sportsnet in June 2014 as an insider and reporter for the network’s national NHL coverage and Hockey Night in Canada. In addition to his on-air role, Friedman regularly contributes to sportsnet.ca, analyzing the latest NHL news in his regular “30 Thoughts” columns.
31 Thoughts: Inside the Matt Duchene-Kyle Turris blockbuster
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In his latest 31 Thoughts, Elliotte Friedman takes a deeper look into the three-way blockbuster trade that sent Matt Duchene to Ottawa, plus much more.
Repayment of Shipachyov's signing bonus a delicate negotiation
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31 Thoughts: Rangers roster decisions could have huge impact on NHL
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New York Rangers brass caused a stir by showing up en masse to a recent Montreal/Ottawa game, but where do they go from here? That and more in the latest 31 Thoughts.
31 Thoughts: Path to Olympics for CHL players not clear
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Canada's Olympic Hockey Team has engaged the CHL about taking junior-aged players to the Games, but the two haven't found common ground. That and more in the latest 31 Thoughts.
31 Thoughts: Tensions running high for slow starters
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31 Thoughts: Why new arena means everything for Islanders
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What does the latest on the New York Islanders arena front mean for the future of John Tavares? Elliotte Friedman touches on that and much more in the newest 31 Thoughts.
31 Thoughts: What the Jets are doing to make the post-season
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In this week's edition of 31 Thoughts, Elliotte Friedman looks closer at what makes the Winnipeg Jets poised for a successful 2017-18.
RFA Josh Anderson requests trade from Blue Jackets
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31 Thoughts: Olympic roster decisions starting to take shape
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In this week's 31 Thoughts: Olympic teams are about to submit their "long lists" of possible players, it sounds like Edmonton and Patrick Maroon have mutual interest in an extension, and the NHL is floating the possibility of an $80-million salary cap.