The Report Card series keeps on truckin', taking a look at Jochen Hecht's 2013 season.
In what seems to be a natural follow-up to yesterday's news about Peter Horachek being fired, the Nashville Predators have hired a new assistant coach in Phil Housley, one of the top offensive defensemen in NHL history.
The Buffalo Sabres 2013 season began with high expectations, and ended with nothing but empty Twitter fights atop a smoldering pile of ashes. Now that we've had some time to reflect, we're here to grade every player who wore the blue and gold.
Many of the Sabres young contributors will see their rookie deals run out this summer. Who's worth keeping, and who should the Sabres target first?
Nathan Gerbe's production has fallen since the 2010-11 season and in 2013 he found himself frequently on the fourth line. How big of a failure was Gerbe's 2013 season?
The IIHF's version of the Frozen Four gets it on today at the Globe Arena in Stockholm with Jacob Markstrom and Sweden versus Finland followed by Nick Bjugstad and the USA taking on Cinderella Switzerland.
Marcus Foligno had lofty expectations heading into the 2013 season. Did he actually meet those though? We find out in our 2013 report card.
Brian Flynn impressed in his rookie season, but just how much did he impress? You tell us in Flynn's 2013 Report Card.
|Philadelphia Flyers||Sunday, January 20 2013||win 5 - 2||coverage|
|@ Toronto Maple Leafs||Monday, January 21 2013||win 2 - 1||coverage|
|@ Carolina Hurricanes||Thursday, January 24 2013||loss 3 - 6||coverage|
|Carolina Hurricanes||Friday, January 25 2013||loss 1 - 3||coverage|
|@ Washington Capitals||Sunday, January 27 2013||loss 2 - 3||coverage|
|Toronto Maple Leafs||Tuesday, January 29 2013||OT loss 3 - 4||coverage|
|@ Boston Bruins||Thursday, January 31 2013||win 7 - 4||coverage|
|@ Montreal Canadiens||Saturday, February 02 2013||loss 1 - 6||coverage|
|Florida Panthers||Sunday, February 03 2013||loss 3 - 4||coverage|
|@ Ottawa Senators||Tuesday, February 05 2013||loss 3 - 4||coverage|
|Montreal Canadiens||Thursday, February 07 2013||SO win 5 - 4||coverage|
|@ New York Islanders||Saturday, February 09 2013||win 3 - 2||coverage|
|Boston Bruins||Sunday, February 10 2013||loss 1 - 3||coverage|
|@ Ottawa Senators||Tuesday, February 12 2013||loss 0 - 2||coverage|
|Boston Bruins||Friday, February 15 2013||win 4 - 2||coverage|
|Pittsburgh Penguins||Sunday, February 17 2013||loss 3 - 4||coverage|
|Winnipeg Jets||Tuesday, February 19 2013||loss 1 - 2||coverage|
|@ Toronto Maple Leafs||Thursday, February 21 2013||loss 1 - 3||coverage|
|New York Islanders||Saturday, February 23 2013||loss 0 - 4||coverage|
|@ Tampa Bay Lightning||Tuesday, February 26 2013||win 2 - 1||coverage|
|@ Florida Panthers||Thursday, February 28 2013||SO win 4 - 3||coverage|
|New Jersey Devils||Saturday, March 02 2013||SO win 4 - 3||coverage|
|@ New York Rangers||Sunday, March 03 2013||SO loss 2 - 3||coverage|
|@ Carolina Hurricanes||Tuesday, March 05 2013||loss 3 - 4||coverage|
|@ New Jersey Devils||Thursday, March 07 2013||SO loss 2 - 3||coverage|
|@ Philadelphia Flyers||Sunday, March 10 2013||loss 2 - 3||coverage|
|New York Rangers||Tuesday, March 12 2013||win 3 - 1||coverage|
|Ottawa Senators||Saturday, March 16 2013||OT loss 3 - 4||coverage|
|@ Washington Capitals||Sunday, March 17 2013||loss 3 - 5||coverage|
|@ Montreal Canadiens||Tuesday, March 19 2013||OT win 3 - 2||coverage|
|Toronto Maple Leafs||Thursday, March 21 2013||SO win 5 - 4||coverage|
|@ Montreal Canadiens||Saturday, March 23 2013||win 2 - 1||coverage|
|@ Tampa Bay Lightning||Tuesday, March 26 2013||loss 1 - 2||coverage|
|@ Florida Panthers||Thursday, March 28 2013||SO loss 4 - 5||coverage|
|Washington Capitals||Saturday, March 30 2013||SO loss 3 - 4||coverage|
|Boston Bruins||Sunday, March 31 2013||loss 0 - 2||coverage|
|@ Pittsburgh Penguins||Tuesday, April 02 2013||win 4 - 1||coverage|
|Ottawa Senators||Friday, April 05 2013||win 4 - 2||coverage|
|New Jersey Devils||Sunday, April 07 2013||SO win 3 - 2||coverage|
|@ Winnipeg Jets||Tuesday, April 09 2013||loss 1 - 4||coverage|
|Montreal Canadiens||Thursday, April 11 2013||loss 1 - 5||coverage|
|Philadelphia Flyers||Saturday, April 13 2013||win 1 - 0||coverage|
|Tampa Bay Lightning||Sunday, April 14 2013||win 3 - 1||coverage|
|@ Boston Bruins||Wednesday, April 17 2013||SO win 3 - 2||coverage|
|New York Rangers||Friday, April 19 2013||loss 4 - 8||coverage|
|Winnipeg Jets||Monday, April 22 2013||loss 1 - 2||coverage|
|@ Pittsburgh Penguins||Tuesday, April 23 2013||win 4 - 2||coverage|
|New York Islanders||Friday, April 26 2013||SO win 2 - 1||coverage|