A budding superstar for the Chicago Blackhawks shines at Team Canada’s World Junior Selection Camp. A New York Rangers former first-round selection is beginning to heat up in Sweden and Montreal Canadiens forward Jesperi Kotkaniemi returns from Finland. Dach Shines in Team Canada Scrimmage Team Canada’s preparation for the 2021 World Junior Championship continued on […]
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The Colorado Avalanche have one of the most exciting teams in the NHL as it stands. They have a dynamic forward core that boasts names like Nathan MacKinnon, Mikko Rantanen, and Gabriel Landeskog. They have a young, sturdy defensive core led by Cale Makar with names like 2019 fourth overall pick Bowen Byram waiting in […]
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The Edmonton Oilers’ first-round pick from the 2020 NHL Entry Draft gets off to a hot start in the NCAA. The University of Michigan begins their NCAA season with a big win over Arizona State and a recent Calgary Flames draft pick scores his first career hat trick. Holloway Scores in First Two Games The […]
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College hockey news continues to be released as the Ivy League cancels all winter sports. The Dallas Stars have loaned a former first-round pick to the Finnish Liiga and the University of Minnesota signed two players to a National Letter of Intent. Ivy League Postpones Winter Sports Despite that several NCAA divisions have announced a […]
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The Chicago Blackhawks loan a new signed Swiss forward back to his home country, a recent Toronto Maple Leafs draft pick is tearing up Russia’s MHL, and a Carolina Hurricanes second-round pick gets his loan request granted in Sweden. Blackhawks’ Suter Returns to Switzerland In July, the Blackhawks announced they had agreed to terms on […]
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The 2020 NHL Draft was one for the ages, and that’s putting it lightly. The Colorado Avalanche walked out of the draft with a rather light crop of new prospects, but that just makes the day all the more special for the players they picked. Prospects are typically used to making a weekend out of […]
In a recent interview with Toronto media, Maple Leafs general manager Kyle Dubas expressed his excitement over signing Joe Thornton and why he thinks the veteran will be a great fit. Dubas specifically points out Thornton’s skill set, leadership, and locker room presence as assets. Check it out: It makes perfect sense that the Maple […]
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The Arizona Coyotes loaned out a former fifth-overall pick to Finland, the St. Louis Blues and San Jose Sharks sign two Western Hockey League (WHL) superstars and first-round picks from the 2020 NHL Entry Draft to entry-level contracts, and a recent Los Angeles Kings’ draft pick is excelling in Sweden. Coyotes Loan Hayton to Finland […]
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The 2020 NHL season has been one to remember (or forget) for obvious reasons. Every season has its storylines that make them unique from the others. But it’s hard to compete with a season that was postponed mid-March, and didn’t resume until August with a brand new playoff format that included an extra round. Top […]
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When 12:00 PM EST rolls around on Friday, Oct. 9, NHL teams will be allowed to officially When 12:00 PM EST rolls around on Monday, July 1, NHL teams will be allowed to officially signs free agents to contracts to bolster their lineups for the 2020-21 seasons and beyond. When all of that happens, THW […]