Boris Valabik

Pittsburgh Penguins #3 - Defenseman

  • Born: 02/14/86
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 6-7
  • Weight: 255

Niittymaki dominated the Thrashers


He didn’t lose a single one of the 17 games he played against Atlanta in his career.

Jets Success Shows First-Round Home Runs are Vital


How many first-round picks have the Jets missed on? So far, not one.

GDT: Winnipeg Jets vs. New York Islanders


The Jets are hoping for a better result in the rematch from last week.

Rick Dudley’s Greatest Trade


With Mark Stuart being bought out last week, was the trade that brought him to Atlanta the best trade the franchise has ever made?

The Short and Wonderful NHL Career of Boris Valabik


...Or the story of how Blake Wheeler became an Atlanta Thrasher.

Criticizing Stanley: The numbers behind the scrutiny


Logan Stanley playing in the Memorial Cup re-ignited the conversation about the polarizing prospect.

Sidney Crosby is playing on the edge, but is failed by the NHL


Sidney Crosby is not the cleanest player in the league, but he also shows why consistent punishment needs to be in place.

The issues surrounding the Winnipeg Jets run deep: Part Two


Asset management is the skill of maximizing assets for all they are worth while allowing for players to be put in a position to thrive.

Cole's Notes From Around The League: 7/11/15-7/17/15


The latest in transaction news from across the NHL.

A History Of Jim Benning's Moves As An Assistant and GM


In Benning do you trust?

Stanley Cup Champions Made Before the Season


If history is an indicator, Penguins acquisition of David Perron should be their last deal of the season.

Things that happened: Canada Beat Finland


Controversy erupted on Twitter when some members of the media made the game story about how Benoit Groulx speaks French without translation for his opening remarks. Instead of talking about the...