Mike BrophyMike Brophy brings a wealth of hockey writing and broadcasting experience to CBC Sports, having covered junior hockey for 14 years before joining The Hockey News as its senior writer for 17 years starting in 1992. Most recently, the Burlington, Ont., native worked as a writer/commentator at Rogers Sportsnet and as co-host of The Power Play on SiriusXM. Mike has written four books, including My First Goal, featuring 50 players describing their first NHL goals.
The Stanley Cup has been handed out, but next season unofficially begins on July 1. Teams looking to improve their rosters will try their best to land free-agent players that could turn their fortunes around come next spring. more »
With NHL free agency set to open at noon ET on July 1, the wooing of Steven Stamkos has reached its final hours, and the Tampa Bay Lightning star has plenty of attractive offers to mull as he decides which team he'll play for next season. more »