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 “31 Thoughts” columns.
31 Thoughts: NHL-backed women's league the 'obvious solution'
Elliotte Friedman
The CWHL has folded, but many believe the NHL is key to the future of women's pro hockey. More in the latest 31 Thoughts.
31 Thoughts: Will NHL players fight for change to playoff format?
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31 Thoughts: Can Maple Leafs' marriage between coach and GM last?
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The Toronto Maple Leafs are slumping on the ice, but what's surprising many is what's happening off it. More in the latest 31 Thoughts.
31 Thoughts: Oilers GM search leaving no stone unturned
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The Edmonton Oilers have a deep list of GM candidates, but all signs point to the team taking its time with the hire. More in the 31 Thoughts.
31 Thoughts: How Golden Knights won the Mark Stone sweepstakes
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31 Thoughts: Could a stealth suitor emerge for Matt Duchene?
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The NHL trade deadline is only six days away, and unless there's a massive swerve Matt Duchene will be traded. More in the 31 Thoughts.
31 Thoughts: All eyes on Senators as trade deadline nears
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The Senators have a glut of forwards nearing free agency, but will they trade them or sign them? Elliotte Friedman weighs in with his 31 Thoughts.
31 Thoughts: Auston Matthews extension a game changer for NHL
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31 Thoughts: Three key decisions holding up NHL trade deadline dominos
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Those waiting for Jake Muzzin aftershock deals may have to wait until choices are made regarding three big names. More in the 31 Thoughts.