Colorado Avalanche: News From Around the NHL June 27th, 2016
Ray Bourque, former NHLer, arrested on drunk driving charge after getting in an accident. [CBC]
Hockey Hall of Fame wait list has shot at glory. [
Bruins To Host 19 "When You Read, You Score!" Summer Reading Events Presented By Velcro; Kick-Off Event At Dorchester Library With Jimmy Hayes 6/27
BOSTON BRUINS TO HOST 19 “WHEN YOU READ, YOU SCORE!” SUMMER READING EVENTS PRESENTED BY VELCRO COMPANIES; KICK-OFF EVENT AT DORCHESTER LIBRARY WITH JIMMY HAYES ON 6/27 FROM 2-3 PM
BOSTON, MA – The Boston Bruins will partner with the Massac...
Brendan Shanahan’s plan for the Leafs in progress
From the Globe and Mail's James Mirtle:
Two years after Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment made a controversial bet on Shanahan – who had never worked for an NHL team in any capacity – what he will say is that he feels the Leaf...
Prospect Watch: Laying out the Grid
Now that the dust has settled from the 2016 Amateur Draft we can put aside emotions, take a rational look at what the Avs did and start putting together a picture of how these fellows fit into the development system long term. Will we look b...
Philadelphia Flyers Great Eric Lindros Overdue for Hall Honor (and Recchi too!)
Philadelphia Flyers legends such as Eric Lindros and Mark Recchi are eligible for Hall of Fame election tomorrow, which is certainly overdue On Monday afternoon, eligible candidates will find out if they have been elected to the Hockey Hall of Fa...
Two Ducks Season Ticket Holders Experience Trip of a Lifetime at NHL Awards in Vegas
By Jenelyn Russo | Special to AnaheimDucks.com
When Ducks fan and season ticket holder Daiana Leedom received a phone call back in March from her account representative, she could hardly believe the news.
“I was shocked!” Leedom said. “And...
Islanders remain logistically disadvantaged
The New York Post's Larry Brooks discusses the potential fates of more than a few free agents in his Sunday night Slap Shots column, but his focus involves the New York Islanders, who may not be able to retain Frans Nielsen, Kyle Okposo, Matt Mart...
Ray Bourque Statement
via Celebrity Marketing Inc,
“For the first time in my life, I find myself in unfamiliar territory. I am not happy about the situation I put myself into on Friday Night. I am a very proud person that accepts the responsibility of my act...
Hall of Fame Inducts Surprising Class of 2016 featuring Lindros, Makarov, Quinn, Vachon
The Hockey Hall of Fame announced the class of 2016 Monday. Eric Lindros, Sergei Makarov, Pat Quinn and Rogie Vachon will receive one of hockey’s highest honors this fall. Meet the Hockey Hall of Fame Class of 2016. Eric Lindros, Sergei Maka...
News Releases: Ottawa Senators acquire defenceman Patrick Sieloff from the Calgary Flames
OTTAWA – The Ottawa Senators (@Senators) announced today that the club has acquired defenceman Patrick Sieloff from the Calgary Flames in exchange for forward Alex Chiasson.
Sieloff, 22, made his National Hockey League debut with Calgary last s...
Florida Panthers Sign Forward Connor Brickley and Goaltender Sam Brittain to One-Year Contracts
SUNRISE, Fla – Florida Panthers General Manager Tom Rowe announced today that the Panthers have agreed to terms on one-year, two-way contracts with forward Connor Brickley and goaltender Sam Brittain.
The 24-year-old Brickley played 23 games wit...
News Release: Senators to hold annual development camp, presented by Sport Chek, from June 28 to July 4
OTTAWA – The Ottawa Senators (@Senators) announced today the schedule and list of 36 players attending the team’s annual development camp, presented by Sport Chek, which will take place from Tuesday, June 28, to Monday, July 4, at Canadian Tir...
Big Contract Extension For Filip Forsberg In Nashville
Nashville, Tenn. (June 27, 2016) – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has signed forward Filip Forsberg to a six-year, $36 million contract. Forsberg will make $6 mill...
Looks like Fox Regional Networks Will Be Streaming In-Market NHL Games
via John Ourand of SportsBusiness Journal,
After five years of on-again, off-again negotiations, Fox Sports and the NHL finally have reached an agreement for in-market streaming, according to several industry sources. No contracts have b...
Sharks Issue Qualifying Offers to Four
SAN JOSE - San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) General Manager Doug Wilson announced today that the team has issued qualifying offers to the following players and thus will retain their negotiating rights: