Pittsburgh Penguins star Phil Kessel performed a championship troll job during his day with the Stanley Cup this week, posing for a photo with the Cup filled with hot dogs. OK, it wasn’t “inexplicable,” in the sense that it could easily be explained as “fat shaming an athlete on his way out of town in […]
David Desharnais says that he thinks he can play throughout the lineup but that the "third line" is his "role." (La Presse) He said that he thinks that he can move around as the season goes on and that it's better to start on the third line and finish higher up than the other way […]
The calendar is quickly approaching August and a majority of the NHL's top free agents have already signed new deals or found new homes. But there's one marquee player who has suddenly shaken loose, and will surely draw heavy interest across the league. That would be 22-year-old defenseman Will Butcher, who informed the Colorado Avalanche that he will […]
Thompson is excited about the opportunity to join the Senators and believes the success of the team last season was not a fluke. “This team now is ready to win,” he told Ken Warren of the Ottawa Sun this past week. “I don’t think this was a Cinderella team, it was the real deal.
The Tampa Bay Lightning landed a tantalizing prospect when they traded Jonathan Drouin for Mikhail Sergachev. If Sergachev has his way, he’ll jump right into the Lightning lineup in 2017-18, as NHL.com reports. “I have to be faster to play in the NHL overall to be successful.
NHL draft weekend came and went without the Minnesota Wild making a deal for one of their five defensemen. It was a big surprise to much of the league, including head coach Bruce Boudreau, who texted someone from the draft floor on Friday night saying: "Is no one making any moves?" according to Michael Russo […]
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Marc Savard knows a thing or two about getting your bell rung. The former NHLer suffered six concussions during his 14-season career, and was forced to retire in 2011 due to his history of head injuries. So when Savard spoke Wednesday about headshots and how the league should be addressing them, people took notice. Especially […]
Jaromir Jagr of the Florida Panthers says he wants to play another 10 years. After moving into second place on the NHL’s all-time scoring list, 44-year-old Jaromir Jagr says he’s got more left in the tank. Previously, the Florida Panthers star had said he would play until 50, but now he’s apparently adding another five […]
“St. Louis … figure it out. The local hip-hop star and St. Louis Blues fan performed at the NHL Winter Classic PreGame fan fest, as a steady rain fell on the fans about 30 minutes before puck drop against the Chicago Blackhawks. There were plenty of those jerseys in the crowd at the Winter Classic, […]
Vladimir Tarasenko appears unmoved by his team's perfect start to the new NHL season. The St. Louis Blues winger offered the kind of response one would hope for in October following a win over the New York Rangers on Saturday. Tarasenko on what he thinks about the 3-0 start: “Nothing.” — Jeremy Rutherford (@jprutherford) October […]
Jonathan Huberdeau is ready to earn his new deal. The Florida Panthers forward, who signed a six-year, $35.4-million contract that will begin in 2017-18, believes there's plenty of room to grow after recording career highs in goals (20) and points (59) this past season. “I can score 30, 40 (goals),” he said on a conference […]