One of the top prospects from the 2017 draft class has returned to the ice and is looking to put the lessons he learned during his first professional season to good. Also, a young goaltender is looking to take the next step in his career and we profile an intriguing talent out of the NCAA. […]
Hockey has always been a game dominated by Canadian players, though in recent years it has become an increasingly international sport. But American players have always had a major role in the game, particularly in the National Hockey League. We’ll be taking a look at the 10 greatest American players of all time, along with […]
For many teams, the CHL Import Draft is one of the most important days on the calendar year. The chance to land a big star from overseas is something that all clubs dream of. Whether it be Marco Rossi or Martin Chromiak, every team relishes the chance to bring in a star player that will […]
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This is a certifiably crazy season. If you are a Toronto Maple Leafs hockey fan, here’s what you know today that you didn’t know yesterday: Your team has a 12.5% chance of picking first in the 2020 NHL Entry Draft. All the Maple Leafs have to do to get that chance is to lose their […]
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While 24 teams are preparing for the new NHL playoff format, the Anaheim Ducks are one of seven teams whose focus is on the 2020 NHL Draft Lottery. Like the playoffs, the lottery has been reworked for this year. Phase One will take place on June 26 to determine who will have the top three […]
Portland, Oregon is home to the Portland Winterhawks of the Western Hockey League (WHL). The Winterhawks are three-time WHL champions and two-time Memorial Cup champions. You can expect the team to make deep playoff runs on a consistent basis. But when it comes to the off-ice product, there are strengths such as the great play-by-play […]
The Montreal Canadiens’ unexpected inclusion in the NHL play-in/playoff bracket gives the team a chance to salvage another disappointing season. Their series against the Pittsburgh Penguins also gives several players an opportunity for redemption while others will be looking to move up the depth chart. Here is a look at the Habs with the most […]
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With the upcoming 24-team playoff format, the New York Islanders have high hopes of making a run for the Stanley Cup. A team decimated by injuries for most of the season, the Islanders now have a healthy roster for their play-in series with the Florida Panthers. Islanders Top Lines For most of the season, the […]
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Former NHL player Daniel Carcillo has announced that he has filed a class-action lawsuit against the Canadian Hockey League (CHL) and it’s leagues on behalf of the underage players who have suffered from violent hazing, physical and sexual assault, and sexual trauma while playing Major Junior Hockey. The CHL is made up of the Ontario […]
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Pavel Gogolev 2019-20 Team: Guelph StormDate of Birth: Feb. 19, 2000Place of Birth: Moskva, RussiaHt: 6’1″ Wt: 179 poundsShoots: LeftPosition: LWNHL Draft Eligibility: 2020 third-year eligible Rankings NHL Central Scouting: 107th (Amongst NA skaters) The Hockey Writers (Fisher): 178th McKeen’s Hockey: 101st Although Pavel Gogolev has taken longer to becoming an NHL Draft eligible than most players, he […]