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.
NHL Free Agency Buzz: Rumblings from around the league
Elliotte Friedman
With NHL Free Agency opening on July 1, Elliotte Friedman shares some rumblings of potential signings from around the league.
Connor McDavid's new contract extension makes sense for everyone
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30 Thoughts: What is the trade value of a first-round pick?
Elliotte Friedman
The Calgary Flames have a window of opportunity opening in front of them and decided to go for it by acquiring Travis Hamonic at a steep price. But what is the value of a first-round pick anyway?
30 Thoughts: Marian Hossa might have played his final NHL game
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An allergy might force Marian Hossa out of the NHL, while trade rumours continue to swirl ahead of the NHL Expansion Draft. All that and more in Elliotte Friedman's 30 Thoughts.
30 Thoughts: Who might waive no-move clause ahead of expansion draft?
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30 Thoughts: What does future hold for Dubas with Leafs?
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The Kyle Dubas story with Colorado and Toronto is strange, and it brings to the forefront the 30-year-old's future with the Maple Leafs. Elliotte Friedman touches on that and much more in the latest 30 Thoughts.
30 Thoughts: Should St. Louis target Eberle for scoring help?
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The Blues need some scoring beyond Vladimir Tarasenko — and Edmonton's Jordan Eberle might be a perfect fit. That and more in the latest 30 Thoughts.
30 Thoughts: Islanders working hard on John Tavares extension pitch
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30 Thoughts: Canucks coach criteria good news for Green
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In this edition of 30 Thoughts, Elliotte shares the thinking behind his NHL Awards ballot and provides updates on the numerous head-coaching and front office vacancies around the league.