Month: May 2018

For the last decade, two teams have dominated the NHL, winning a combined six Stanley Cups between them since 2009. The Chicago Blackhawks and Pittsburgh Penguins are the closest the NHL has to modern-day dynasties. The Blackhawks won their three Cups in 2010, 2013 and 2015 while the Penguins won theirs in 2009, 2016 and
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As if it wasn’t intriguing enough already, there’s another layer to the Eugene Melnyk era in Ottawa. The Ottawa Senators were in the Canadian sports spotlight early this week after Daniel Alfredsson, the franchise’s all-time leading scorer, sparked a fire when he told a journalist that he, like many Senators fans, hopes the team gets
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1:15 AM ET Ben ArledgeESPN.com Close Editor for fantasy, chalk and NHL, as well as a contributing hockey writer. Previously with ESPN The Magazine. Joined ESPN in 2012 after graduating from Colgate University. With 1:59 remaining in the third period of Wednesday night’s Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final, Washington Capitals goalie Braden Holtby
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With the 2018 NHL Draft less than a month away, Montreal Canadiens’ fans are buzzing with the enthusiasm of a team with a top five pick. Choosing third practically guarantees a player who is NHL ready, and after a season where the team finished third to last in the NHL in goals scored, there is
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The Nashville Predators were the cream of the NHL’s crop during the regular season but ultimately fell short during the playoffs. That doesn’t diminish their regular-season prowess, where many players stepped up. Some Predators deserve to be recognized for their career years, and while they may not win any NHL awards, we should take a
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It’s been quite the debut for the Vegas Golden Knights. After finally revealing the roster of the National Hockey League’s newest expansion team following much wheeling and dealing, much of the hockey world was comforted by their seemingly curious roster composition. After all, there had already been many such facepalm-worthy moments in the Vegas franchise’s short
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We’ve reached the finale of our season review of the San Jose Sharks. Feel free to catch up on anything missed in the series via the links below. This season was an important one, promising in some respects, surprising in others. For the first time in two decades, the Sharks played a season without Patrick
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CALGARY, Alberta — A young hockey player who was paralyzed in the Humboldt Broncos bus crash is heading to the United States for specialized spinal treatment. Ryan Straschnitzki, who has been getting physiotherapy twice a day at Calgary’s Foothills Medical Centre, is scheduled to board a medical flight Wednesday for Philadelphia, where he will continue
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Like a fine wine most NHL jerseys get better with age. Whether they were loved or despised, most sports jerseys end up finding a soft place in our heart as we yearn for the past and get lost in nostalgia. Currently, in pop culture as well as sports, trends of 90’s are coming back in
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K’Andre Miller 2016-17 Team: U.S. National U18 Team (#19)Date of Birth: January 21, 2000Place of Birth: Minnetonka, MinnesotaHt: 6’4” Wt: 205 lbs.Position: DNHL Draft Eligibility: 2018 first-year eligible Rankings NHL Central Scouting: 23rd (among NA Skaters) Future Considerations: 20th HockeyProspect.com: 16th McKeen’s Hockey: 17th ISS: 30th Bob McKenzie: 33rd Craig Button: 56th Forward-turned-defenceman, K’Andre Miller
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