The Roundup

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Should the Canucks be concerned about their top 5 pick last year, are the Leafs any good, is Paul Maurice’s job in jeopardy, the Flames looking ahead to the trade deadline, Oilers need to find consistency, Brandon Sutter is ill-suited for current role, a deeper look at Kris Russell as an Oiler, Patrick O’Sullivan, Las Vegas, concussion spotters and more in this weeks Nation Roundup brought to you by Violent Gentlemen.

In the Roundup we go around the Nation Network and give you some of the best articles of the last couple weeks. Every once in a while it’s good to know what other teams are doing, or maybe you find an interesting article you wouldn’t have found otherwise.

Note* This article is posted across all Nation Network team sites so comments are an open forum.


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The most and least improved Leafs for November

Leafs win Jared Cowan dispute, locking in buyout

Kasperi Kapanen is ripping apart the AHL, so keep him there

How good are the Leafs?


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Expansion draft: Baertschi or Granlund

Brandon Sutter is ill-suited for current role

Canucks interest in Ryan Spooner

Should the Canucks be concerned about Olli Juolevi


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Andrew Ladd off to a rough start in Brooklyn

Is Paul Maurice’s job in jeopardy?


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What is a successful season for the Flames?

What should the Flames do at the trade deadline

The season so far in 7 game segments

Comparing the two UFA’s: Brouwer vs Versteeg


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Oilers: Up and down

Searching for consistency

If Duclair is available, should the Oilers be calling?

Should the Oilers trade a high end forward for a D man

The case against Kris Russell part 1

The case against Kris Russell part 2 – Scrap of the week

More from around the Network…

Patrick O’Sullivan: Old wine, new bottle

NHL: Concussion spotters, and the Vegas trademark issues

Watch the Game Podcast w/ Mike FAIL: Flames, Good Content, and New Stats Beefing with Old Media 

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