Team Canada’s 2018 world junior roster is set, as the outfit made its final cuts Friday for the upcoming tournament. Forwards Nick Suzuki and Tanner Kaspick were the forwards trimmed from the final roster, while defensemen Josh Mahura and Mario Ferraro, as well as goaltender Michael DiPietro also didn’t make the cut. Suzuki, the 13th […]
After missing three games with a lower-body injury, Corey Crawford will return between the pipes when the Blackhawks begin a three-game homestand Friday against the Buffalo Sabres. It's a nice confidence boost for a Blackhawks team looking to snap a five-game losing streak. "It's huge," Duncan Keith said.
The Ottawa Senators announced Friday their roster of all-time greats who will take on Montreal Canadiens alumni ahead of the NHL 100 Classic. Headlining the group – that includes 19 forwards, 11 defensemen, and four goalies – are former captains Daniel Alfredsson and Alexei Yashin. Here’s the entire roster: Forwards Player Years With Team Daniel […]
The potential players tasked with avenging last year’s loss to the United States in the gold-medal game of the World Junior Hockey Championship were announced on Wednesday. Canada unveiled the 32 members of the team’s selection camp roster for the tournament, a list that includes seven returnees from last year’s silver-medal-winning club. Here is the […]
The Channel One Cup is meant to serve as an Olympic tuneup this year, and the host Russian squad is loading up with plenty of noteworthy talent. Here’s a look at the roster, which features several former NHL players: Forwards: Ilya Kovalchuk, Pavel Datsyuk, Sergei Kalinin, Nikita Gusev, Vadim Shipachyov, Ilya Kablukov, Evgeny Ketov, Sergei […]
USA Hockey has released a list of 28 names for their preliminary roster for the upcoming World Junior Hockey Championship taking place in Buffalo, New York. Forwards Player Current team NHL team Joey Anderson Univ. of Minnesota-Duluth Devils (2016 3rd round) Jack Badini Harvard Univ. Ducks (2017 3rd round ) Kieffer Bellows Portland Winterhawks (WHL) Islanders […]
Radko Gudas helped warm up the goalie before practice. This will be usual for the next three weeks when the Flyers' defenseman serves the remainder of a 10-game suspension handed down Sunday night by the NHL's Department of Player Safety. The punitive actions are a result of Gudas' slash to the head of Jets forward […]
Affordable young talent is the lifeblood of a salary-cap league. And ensuring their proper development is critical in converting these assets into NHL talent. As the season’s 10-game mark approaches, so too does a key date for general managers: whether their freshmen talent sticks in the big league or if more seasoning in the minors […]
Current NHL players won't be taking part in February's Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea, but that's not stopping a crop of former NHLers from auditioning to make the trip. On Thursday, Hockey Canada announced its roster for the Karjala Cup, a pre-Olympic tournament that will be used to assess the potential lineup that will […]
USA Hockey has revealed its roster for the upcoming Deutschland Cup, the best indication so far of what the American Olympic team will look like without NHL players.
The rest of Canada might not be willing to admit it just yet, but the Toronto Maple Leafs are legit. And, despite losing the last 14 games to their bitter rival, the Montreal Canadiens, the Leafs are a team on the rise, while the Habs are struggling just to put the puck in the net […]
Lady Luck is smiling on the Vegas Golden Knights. In the 100-year history of the NHL, no expansion team had ever won its first three games — until last Tuesday. In their emotional home opener at T-Mobile Arena, the Golden Knights knocked off the Arizona Coyotes, 5-2. The win followed two come-from-behind