Canadian Hockey

Vancouver Canucks: 3 Things to be excited for next season: Part 1

There will be exciting things to look forward to in the 2018-19 season. The arrival of a prospect pool that is finally beginning to take shape will …

Sports (Canada)

Montreal Canadiens: Breaking down Max Domi’s playmaking efficiencies

The Montreal Canadiens added another playmaker to their forward group in Max Dom, but what is it exactly that makes him a good one?<p>The way the …

NHL

"It sucks to be honest with you": Patrick Maroon on losing in hockey-mad Edmonton

This in, a great interview with former Oilers fan favourite Patrick Maroon on the <i>Spittin’ Chiclets</i> podcast with former NHLer Paul Bissonnette and …

Sports (Canada)

Yes, Auston Matthews Really Is That Good

Auston Matthews is the best even-strength goalscorer in the league. Frankly, it’s not close. In a market that has overhyped its share of players, we …

Ice Hockey

Toronto Maple Leafs: Is Brandon Montour Available?

The Toronto Maple Leafs could have interest in Brandon Montour of the Anaheim Ducks.<p>With Jacob Trouba locked up on a one-year, 5.5 million USD …

NHL

Jets D Trouba receives $5.5 million in arbitration

Winnipeg Jets defenseman Jacob Trouba was awarded a one-year, $5.5 million contract for next season in an arbitration ruling announced Sunday.<p>The …

Ice Hockey

NHL Rumor Mill – July 23, 2018

<b>An update on Max Pacioretty plus the latest on the Vancouver Canucks in your NHL rumor mill.</b><p><b>NO COMMUNICATION BETWEEN PACIORETTY AND CANADIENS</b> …

NHL

Milan Lucic - The Hope and the Plan

<b>THE ACQUISITION</b><p>On March 9, 2006 then Oilers general manager Kevin Lowe traded Marty Reasoner, Yan Stastny and a 2nd round draft pick to the Boston …

Sports (Canada)

Canadiens owner Geoff Molson answers more questions from fans

Canadiens owner/president Geoff Molson answered more fan questions in a recent video on the team’s website, including one from Mikael Ouimet, who …

Sports (Canada)

Toronto Maple Leafs Rumours: Artemi Panarin

The Toronto Maple Leafs could potentially add Columbus Blue Jackets winger, Artemi Panarin via trade.<p>On the NHL Network this weekend, Elliotte …

NHL

PHT Morning Skate: Predicting McDavid’s season; Should Toronto go after Panarin?

<b>Welcome to the PHT Morning Skate, a collection of links from around the hockey world. Have a link you want to submit? Email us at</b> …

Ice Hockey

A lot of Elias Pettersson Questions, and Some Other Stuff!

It’s been said that the FAs brought in were Green’s guys. With that and everything else in mind, do you see him as the coach who’s there when the …

Sports (Canada)

Erik Karlsson Trade Rumors: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson has been the subject of many a trade rumor during the 2018 NHL offseason.After the Senators failed to pull …

NHL

Digest: Former Dolphins coach Sparano dies

Former Dolphins coach Sparano dies at 56<p>Tony Sparano once beat Bill Belichick with the single wing, but he wasn’t as old as that made him …

NFL

Edmonton Oilers core of young talent ranked top in NHL by ESPN

This in from NHL hockey writer Emily Kaplan of <i>ESPN</i>, her ranking of the best locked-in core of young talent in the NHL, with the Edmonton Oilers at …

NHL

Everybody wins with trade of Johnny Manziel to Montreal Alouettes

Rare is the trade that benefits both teams, the league in which they play, and the television network that shows their games.At least in the short …

Canadian Football League

Senators announce appointment of Aimee Deziel as Chief Marketing Officer

<b>OTTAWA</b> - The Ottawa Senators Hockey Club (@Senators) has announced that Aimee Deziel will join the Ottawa Senators as Chief Marketing Officer, …

Marketing

Vancouver Canucks: Where they stand in the Pacific Division

Though the Vancouver Canucks didn’t add any major impact players this offseason, they look much better on paper. Where does this team stand in what …

NHL

Montreal Canadiens: Year for development could stem positivity

<b>The Montreal Canadiens won’t be competing for a Stanley Cup in 2018, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t a lot to look forward to with the season</b> …

Sports (Canada)

In 1997 Grant Ledyard watched as Todd Marchant flew by him in overtime, but what other option did he have?

This Story is About...<p>During the 1996-97 season the Dallas Stars fought back to make the playoffs, winning the Central Division even, just a year …

Ice Hockey

Hockey Analytics: Goals Against Average is a meaningless stat

One of the most misused stats in hockey analytics today is goals against average, or GAA for short.<p>Welcome to the first in what may turn into a …

Ice Hockey

Post Vacation Oilers Thoughts

Two weeks on the beach was nice, but it’s time to get back to hockey and talking about the Edmonton Oilers. Not too much has happened in the two …

NHL

Is Jacob Trouba’s time in Winnipeg coming to an end?

The Jacob Trouba saga may have taken another turn this weekend, and not one in the Winnipeg Jets’ direction.<p>For the short-term, Trouba will remain …

NHL

Press Releases

July 23, 2018<p><b>Canada's Walk of Fame Celebrates 20 Years of Canadian Excellence and Announces 2018 Inductees</b><p>June 7, 2018<p>New partnership marks next step …

Canada

RBC Canadian Open: Power ranking the top 10 at Glen Abbey

One of the strongest fields in recent memory is assembled this week at the RBC Canadian Open in hopes of upending Jhonny Vegas’ string of success<p>It’s …

Sports

The Anaheim Ducks High School Hockey League produces its first NHL draft pick: 18-year-old Slava Demin

A signature moment in a hockey player’s career is when he gets drafted.<p>The memories of everything that led up to that day, the early morning practices and the long bus rides taken as a kid, bubble to the surface.<p>Slava Demin was like most teenagers in that sense when he was chosen by the Vegas …

Ice Hockey

Johnny Manziel Trade Breakdown: Montreal Alouettes Remake Offence

There is more to the Manziel trade than meets the eye<p>The Montreal Alouettes moved quickly on Sunday to shore up their inefficient offence. The …

Football (U.S.)

Toronto Maple Leafs: Give Nikita Zaitsev One More Season

<b>Nikita Zaitsev’s second season with the Toronto Maple Leafs was a tumultuous one.</b><p>Playing in 60 games, Zaitsev recorded only 13 points and posted a …

NHL

Jets' Brandon Tanev: Staying in Winnipeg - CBSSports.com

Tanev signed a one-year, $1.15 million contract with the Jets on Sunday.<p>Tanev elected for salary arbitration just over two weeks ago as part of his …

NHL

Winnipeg Jets' Jacob Trouba Awarded One-Year, $5.5MM Contract From Arbitrator

Headlines<p>Winnipeg Jets defenseman <b>Jacob Trouba</b> was awarded a one-year, $5.5MM contract from an arbitrator, according to Elliotte Friedman.<p>More to come.<p>…

NHL