Rory Boylen
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Rory Boylen joined Sportsnet in 2014 and is the NHL and junior hockey editor at Sportsnet.ca. He is also co-host of the Tape to Tape NHL Podcast.
From 18 to 42: Identifying the best NHL player at every age
Rory Boylen
We often debate who the best hockey player in the world is, or who the best player is at every position. But what if we did it by age? From the youngest players to the oldest, we highlight the current best player at every stage of an NHL career.
NHL Rumour Roundup: What is the buzz around Canada's teams?
Rory Boylen
Analyzing how teams have fared after changing coaches in 2019-20
Rory Boylen
Seven teams have already made a coaching change this season, though not all for performance-related reasons. How have these teams responded to a new message?
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Ovechkin one goal behind Lemieux on all-time list: 'He's one of my idols'
Rory Boylen
Alex Ovechkin scored the 25th hat trick of his career Thursday night, bringing him to within one of Mario Lemieux for 10th on the all-time list.
Where will Gerard Gallant coach next? Analyzing seven potential destinations
Rory Boylen
Goaltending, power play still clicking for Canada entering medal round
Rory Boylen
The questions about goaltending appear to have been answered for Canada, while the power play continues to dominate as they closed out the preliminary round at the world juniors with a 7-2 win over the Czech Republic.
Top five goalies of the decade: King Henrik Lundqvist reigns
Rory Boylen
Henrik Lundqvist was a shining example of consistency and excellence for most of the past decade, though the Stanley Cup still eludes him. Many goalies had a strong case to make a top five list for the 2010s -- here's who we decided made the cut.
What is Oilers' Zack Kassian worth on his next contract?
Rory Boylen
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From the Newsletter: Re-ranking Canada's seven NHL teams
Rory Boylen
In Sportsnet's NHL newsletter last month, we ranked Canada's seven NHL teams, but so much has changed since then. As everyone has gone through some sort of a lull (some of whom are going through it now), we're ranking the seven teams based on recent record with a mix of long-term outlook.