Elliotte Friedman
@FriedgeHNIC
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 “31 Thoughts” columns.
32 Thoughts: Martin St. Louis weighs in on his plans, his approach ... and his critics
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In this edition of 32 Thoughts, Elliotte Friedman shares a heart-wrenching story out of B.C., talks to Habs coach Martin St. Louis about his coaching philosophy and checks in on other news around the league.
Hobey Baker winner Dryden McKay discusses suspension for banned substance
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Players should think twice about accepting findings of independent NHLPA-Beach report
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The NHLPA's independent report on the Kyle Beach matter says there was no 'individual or systemic failure' by the organization. Elliotte Friedman, however, doesn't see it the same way.
News and notes as NHLPA, agents meet
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The NHLPA leadership and player agents met in-person for the first time in three years Wednesday. Elliotte Friedman shares what was discussed.
32 Thoughts: Who will be the last player from the 2003 NHL Draft?
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32 Thoughts: Senators still have opportunity to realize Eugene Melnyk’s dreams
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With the passing of Eugene Melnyk, Elliotte Friedman writes about the legacy of the late Ottawa Senators owner, plus takes a look at the biggest issues coming out of the GMs meetings and around the league as we hit the stretch drive.
32 Thoughts: Evgenii Dadonov and trade deadline fallout
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With the trade deadline behind us, Elliotte Friedman writes about the strange circumstances around the rejected Evgenii Dadonov trade, and other notes from a busy day.
32 Thoughts: Trade deadline fallout coming fast and furious
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32 Thoughts: Taking a look around the NHL trade market
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In his latest 32 Thoughts, Elliotte Friedman touches on Claude Giroux, Filip Forsberg, P.K. Subban, Tomas Hertl, Shea Weber's contract, and much more less than two weeks from the trade deadline.