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Where do you go to get your Hockey Rumor Mill fix?

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02-09-2009, 05:52 PM
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Where do you go to get your Hockey Rumor Mill fix?

What are the sites/links that people here frequent to get their Hockey fix... more specifically, as the trade deadline creeps up, hockey rumors?

I'm aware of hockeybuzz, and use McKenzie/TSN, and once in a blue moon check out theforthperiod.com...

What else is out there?

I know these sites vary in their content and respectability, but this thread isn't necessarily about that... more so to get a good listing of the sites people are using...

maybe i'll edit this post to add the links people suggest and make an easy little resource thread...

TSN's Trade Centre - http://tsn.ca/tradecentre/
---Darren Dreger - http://www.tsn.ca/columnists/darren_dreger/
---Bob McKenzie - http://www.tsn.ca/columnists/bob_mckenzie/
---James Duthie - http://www.tsn.ca/columnists/james_duthie/
NHL Numbers (salary/Cap info) - http://nhlnumbers.com/
The 4th Period: Rumors - http://www.thefourthperiod.com/rumors.html
Eklund - http://www.hockeybuzz.com/
CBC - http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/
---Kelly Hrudy - http://www.cbc.ca/sports/blogs/_hockey/kelly_hrudey/
---Marc Crawford - http://www.cbc.ca/sports/blogs/_hockey/marc_crawford/
---Mike Milbury - http://www.cbc.ca/sports/blogs/_hockey/mike_milbury/
The Score: Rumors - http://my.thescore.com/nhlrumours/default.aspx
Sportsnet: The Wire - http://www.sportsnet.ca/thewire/hockey/

Ones I've never visited before (so if people want to comment on these..):

Spector's Hockey - http://www.spectorshockey.net/
The Hockey News: Rumor Roundup - http://www.thehockeynews.com/listing...r-Roundup.html
Brochu is Hockey - http://www.brochuishockey.blogspot.com/
School Your Pool: Juice Box - http://www.schoolyourpool.com/JuiceBox.html


what else...


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hfboards.com is pretty good, so I've heard

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Some people just get it from the forgotten part of their brain, the part that doesnt work all that well.

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the ones listed above.

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Some people just get it from the forgotten part of their brain, the part that doesnt work all that well.
He already has Eklund's site listed!

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HFBoards, TSN, Sportsnet, and The Score.

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He already has Eklund's site listed!
Damnit, you figured it out

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Spector is the most reliable of the lesser known bloggers...and I like Brochu---->

http://www.brochuishockey.blogspot.com/

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there is a weekly rumour section (Juice Box) at www.schoolyourpool.com, but I hear most of the rumours here or on sports radio (Hardcoresportsradio and HHT).

Actually, I lied - I see most of my rumours here first!

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Spector is the most reliable of the lesser known bloggers...and I like Brochu---->

http://www.brochuishockey.blogspot.com/
Love Spectors, haven't heard of the other. I'll check it out, thanks.

Spector basically grabs everything that's out there and sorts through the BS to find the truth. I appreciate him and what he does. And that he's been able to make a living doing it.

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They should sticky this....
It'll come in handy in a couple weeks here.

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95% percent of rumors are ********, and about 3 of the 5 remaining percent don't suprise people at all when they happen.

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95% percent of rumors are ********, and about 3 of the 5 remaining percent don't suprise people at all when they happen.
This is true. The most reliable stuff seems to come from the beat writers, which is why you don't see actual rumours very often.

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