The 2016 NHL Draft lottery’s prize appears to be American forward Auston Matthews. An 18-year-old center playing in Switzerland this season, Matthews headlines the NHL Central Scouting Bureau’s mid-season international rankings list. Another American, Matthew Tkachuk, leads the list of North American skaters. Top 5 international skaters Rank Player Position Height Weight League 1 Auston […]
John Scott has been named captain of the Pacific Division All-Stars, all over again. The NHL announced Tuesday it will acknowledge the fan vote and allow Scott to indeed represent the Arizona Coyotes and the Pacific Division despite his trade to the Montreal Canadiens and assignment to the AHL. Related: 3 ways to make things […]
It doesn’t get more NHL than the NHL’s John Scott All-Star fiasco. The lumbering enforcer was officially named captain of the Pacific Division at the All-Star Game – for the second time – on Tuesday, despite being traded last week to the Eastern Conference’s Montreal Canadiens and banished to the AHL. Twitter, of course, went […]
John Scott is getting his weekend in Nashville, after all. The AHL enforcer – with five career NHL goals to his name – was announced as the Pacific Division All-Star captain Tuesday, again, putting an end to what became a major fiasco for the NHL, after the often-benched forward was voted into the game by […]
NEW YORK (AP) John Scott will be an NHL All-Star after all.
After days of controversy, the NHL announced Tuesday that former Coyotes forward John Scott will serve as the fan-voted captain of the NHL’s Pacific Division All-Star squad in this month’s All-Star Game.
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By Sasha Yodashkin Tuesday’s eight-game NHL slate promises to be a good one, with three of the league’s four division leaders scheduled to take the ice. While the Kings should have their hands full against the high-scoring Stars, Washington and Chicago will be heavy favorites facing Columbus and Nashville, respectively. The aforementioned high-performing teams have […]
I t’s a Tuesday edition of Marek vs. Wyshynski podcast, in which we discussed: – Carolina Hurricanes coach Bill Peters joins us to talk about his secret bag skates, his goalie drama and what he’s said to Eric Staal about his contract. – John Scott, All-Star Game captain. – What this saga has taught us […]
LOS ANGELES – Almost a year ago Dallas Stars forward Patrick Eaves took a shot to his head against the Florida Panthers. When Eaves came to his senses he was relieved to some degree. Though he was in pain, he knew it wasn’t as bad the last time he was hit flush with a puck […]