Future Considerations

Niederreiter’s New York minute
November 6, 2010, 4:30 pm
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From Aaron Vickers, Future Considerations:

It’s nearly 3000 miles from Long Island to Portland.

But ‘El Nino’ has finally headed west.

To the Western Hockey League, that is.

After a nine game stint with the New York Islanders, Nino Niederreiter was returned to the Portland Winterhawks, bolstering the roster of a team that is already ranked third in the nation with a 12-2-0-1 record. Continue reading

Hall shrugs off Seidel’s story
November 6, 2010, 2:15 pm
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From Aaron Vickers, Future Considerations:

A fabricated report regarding Taylor Hall’s push to wear No. 4 had the Edmonton Oilers rookie laughing off the notion.

According to a blog published on CBC.ca, Hall and his family made a power push to wear Kevin Lowe’s number after the Oilers made him the first overall pick in the 2010 NHL Entry Draft. Continue reading