It was recently announced that, as part of the NHL preseason, two games will be played outside of the NHL’s boundaries of the United States and Canada. This will be done so in... China! The Los Angeles Kings and the Vancouver Canucks will be playing games in two of the largest cities in one of … Continue reading Nǐ hǎo to the NHL: Preseason Games in China
The wait is finally over, hockey fans! Preseason is here which means the regular hockey season is right around the corner. The NHL preseason officially starts on Saturday, September 16th with a game between the Vancouver Canucks and Los Angeles Kings. This preseason will definitely be interesting with the addition of the Las Vegas Golden … Continue reading Hockey is Finally Back
So, the big elephant in the room for the Toronto Maple Leafs has finally been addressed. One of the more forgotten, but still talented rookies on the team during the 2017-2018 season, Connor Brown, was finally re-signed. This was one of the most anticipated moves for the team during this offseason, and some worried that … Continue reading Connor Brown Re-Signs in Toronto: What Does it Mean?
After 21 years in the NHL, former Coyotes captain Shane Doan officially announces his retirement. Back in June, Arizona revealed they would not be re-signing their longtime captain though it appeared that Doan was still interested in playing. After a long offseason with minimal interest, he decided it was time to call it quits. In … Continue reading Shane Doan Officially Announces Retirement
On Wednesday, August 16th, the Minnesota Wild announced their free agent signing of back-to-back Stanley Cup champion and former Pittsburgh Penguin Matt Cullen. A Minnesota native, the 40-year-old Cullen returns home to the State of Hockey after previously spending three seasons with the Wild from 2010 to 2013. Born in the city of Virginia, Cullen … Continue reading Matt Cullen Returns Home for Final Season?
The NWHL had its third annual collegiate draft on August 17th, and this year a goalie was drafted first overall. Katie Burt, a goalie from Boston College, was the first draft pick by the Pride. While not unusual in some leagues, this was the first time it had happened in the NWHL. The Boston Pride … Continue reading Katie Burt Picked First in NWHL Draft
On August 3, defenseman Jakob Chychrun underwent successful knee surgery, leaving the Coyotes blueline without him indefinitely. While Arizona will provide an update on Chychrun's status as training camp gets underway September 14, head coach Rick Tocchet said the 19-year-old will play for the Coyotes in the 2017-18 season. He told SiriusXM NHL Network Radio last … Continue reading Chychrun Likely to Play For Coyotes This Season