NHL Draft

Can Bruins Capitalize on Oilers’ Injury Trouble?

Desperate times call for desperate measures.Desperate times could be exactly the phrase necessary to describe the situation the Edmonton Oilers are …

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Building off a breakthrough: Matt Dumba

<i>Each day in the month of August we’ll be examining a different NHL team — from looking back at last season to discussing a player under pressure to</i> …

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Paul McCann - With Ellis extended, summer business is done.

Some actual news to write about. From the Nashville Predators PR group…<p><b>PREDATORS SIGN DEFENSEMAN RYAN ELLIS TO EIGHT-YEAR CONTRACT</b> <i><br>27-year-old has</i> …

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Former teammate excited about Jeff Skinner's potential in Buffalo

You can count a former teammate among those optimistic about Jeff Skinner's fit with the Buffalo Sabres' top center, Jack Eichel.<p>"I think him and …

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Columbus Blue Jackets: Texier’s Final Season in Finland?

The Columbus Blue Jackets top 2017 NHL Draft pick is entering his (hopefully) final season in Finland.<p>Alexandre Texier is the highest drafted …

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Blues hire St. Louis native and former NHL player Joey Vitale as radio analyst

The Blues didn't go with one of their former players, or with a big "name." But they did go local in hiring Joey Vitale as their new radio analyst …

Ice Hockey

Montreal Canadiens: Positional breakdown of the prospect pool to date

The Montreal Canadiens significantly added to their prospect pool after the 2018 NHL Draft, especially at the centre position.<p>Of all the critiques …

Montreal Canadiens

Maple Leafs offseason report card: Toronto lands John Tavares, but still has holes to fill

The Toronto Maple Leafs have made a remarkable turnaround since finishing last overall two years ago, with young scorers Auston Matthews, Mitch …

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Potential 30 Goal achievers for the Detroit Red Wings

As we have talked about recently, the Detroit Red Wings have been in dire need of a player who can score goals on a regular basis.<p>The Detroit Red …

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Red Wings crack top 10 in Sporting News' farm system rankings

The Detroit Red Wings were widely lauded for their haul at this year's entry draft.<p>That is reflected in at least one ranking of the NHL's top farm …

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2018 Montreal Canadiens Top 25 Under 25: #13 Jesse Ylönen

An American-born Finn was the first choice by the Montreal Canadiens on the second day of the 2018 NHL Draft. Jesse Ylönen, son to former NHLer Juha …

Montreal Canadiens

NHL Rumors: Seguin, Rinne, Schmaltz, Duchene, More

In today’s rumor rundown, one insider from Boston is wondering if Tyler Seguin is on the Bruins’ radar. There are details on Matt Duchene’s status in …

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Did a gluten-free diet lead to a scoring spike for Stars first rounder Ty Dellandrea?

This Story is About...<p><i>Editor's note: This story was originally published on June 23, 2018.</i><p><i>Update: Some of the numbers Sportsnet put out on the draft</i> …

Sports

Oilers D Sekera undergoes surgery for torn Achilles

The Edmonton Oilers announced on Tuesday that defenceman Andrej Sekera underwent surgery for a torn Achilles tendon that he incurred during …

Ice Hockey

Dallas Stars Daily Links: Jermaine Loewen’s Hockey Journey

Hockey will be back before you know it: The 2018 Traverse City Prospects Tournament is only a few weeks away, September 7-11. And one Dallas Stars …

NHL

WATCH: Inside the Storm: Scouting

The first installment of Inside the Storm takes a behind-the-scenes look at the Hurricanes scouting process leading into the 2018 NHL Draft.<p>MORE FROM …

Carolina Hurricanes

Bill Meltzer - Quick Hits: Voracek, Lindblom, Amorosa, Drake, Alumni and More

<b>Quick Hits: August 15, 2018</b><p>1) Two current Flyers' players celebrate birthdays today: <b>Jakub Voracek</b> turns 29 while <b>Oskar Lindblom</b> turns 22.<p>Voracek, …

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Three questions facing Los Angeles Kings

<i>Each day in the month of August we’ll be examining a different NHL team — from looking back at last season to discussing a player under pressure to</i> …

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Michael Pachla - A look back at the 2017-18 Buffalo Sabres season--February

For the short time he was in Buffalo, left winger Evander Kane created a lot of controversy and he was the center of the 2018 NHL Trade Deadline for …

NHL

Senators Sign Brady Tkachuk to 3-Year ELC

After a few days in which everyone but the Ottawa Senators organization was reporting that Brady Tkachuk was foregoing the rest of his NCAA career to …

NHL

GARTH'S CORNER - Chiarelli Shopping For D-Men

Stop me if you have heard this one before.<p>The Edmonton Oilers are in deep, desperate need of an upgrade on their mediocre blue line.<p>They need a top …

NHL

Bob Duff - Moving Motivates Zablocki

For Lane Zablocki, the 2017-18 WHL season could best be described as an adventure.<p>His season began with the Red Deer Rebels, but then he was traded …

Western Hockey League

NHL Morning Coffee Headlines – August 14, 2018

<b>Full preseason schedule unveiled, NHL on NBC 2018-19 schedule released, the latest on Brandon Saad and more in your NHL morning coffee</b> …

Ice Hockey

Anaheim Ducks: Which player gets traded to open cap space?

The Anaheim Ducks are merely 50 days away from facing off against San Jose on October 3rd at the Shark Tank. However, there are still three very …

NHL

NHL Rumor Mill – August 14, 2018

<b>Update on the Senators’ Matt Duchene, some potential waiver-wire opportunities for the Oilers and an observation about the 2019 NHL Draft in your NHL</b> …

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Under Pressure: Ilya Kovalchuk

<i>Each day in the month of August we’ll be examining a different NHL team — from looking back at last season to discussing a player under pressure to</i> …

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No. 15: Will Ratcliffe continue to work his way up the prospect leaderboard?

Insert another “huge” pun here.When Isaac Ratcliffe was drafted with the 35th pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, many fans saw it as a major reach for …

NHL

How to enjoy the 2018-19 Canucks

Another heat wave is about to hit Vancouver but the NHL season is just on the horizon.<p>Yesterday, we found out that the organization would be wearing …

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Who wore it best: No. 51, Derrick Pouliot

I know, I know. I know. Derrick Pouliot? I know.The post Who wore it best: No. 51, Derrick Pouliot appeared first on DKPittsburghSports.com.

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Buffalo Sabres: 2018-19 national television schedule

BUFFALO, NY - APRIL 4: Evan Rodrigues #71, Jack Eichel #15 and Jason Pominville #29 of the Buffalo Sabres stand prior to an NHL game against the …

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