Before the Olympics curling was an afterthought in the United States. We all knew it existed. Our Canadian friends talked about it regularly and so many countries enjoyed it more than we did. Team Shuster beating Canada twice and eventually defeating Sweden for the gold medal seemed to change that.
Annapolis - - The Washington Capitals beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-2. In the third period the Capitals had a commanding lead with 10 minutes to go in the third period. Nothing could stop them except “Mother Nature”. The lights went out and I was told it was half of
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (March 1, 2018) – A look at the 2018 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series “By the Numbers.”
1 – This will be the first NHL regular-season outdoor game to be played at a service academy. 3 – The 2018 Coors Light NHL Stadium Series™ will be the third NHL regular-season outdoor contest for both the Washington Capitals®
These are my rankings. This isn’t a mock draft. If I haven’t seen enough of a player, I don’t put them on my list. This is an early list that will change.
Rasmus Dahlin – D - Frolunda - SHL
Brady Tkachuk – LW - Boston University - NCAA
I had a chance to take in a few games yesterday and here are some of the highlights. They’re all 2018 draft eligible with the exception of Hughes and Honka:
1) Andrei Svechnikov – 6-2, 188 – RW - He had a pretty goal on a one-timer. He really looks good
Earlier this season there was a lot of “talk” around how much better Nico Hischier was compared to Nolan Patrick. The Devils had a shot at both and chose the Swiss player first overall. The Flyers chose the Canadian with the second overall pick in 2017. Patrick started out slow
I got an exclusive with the goalie back in 2008 before the draft. He was drafted by the San Jose Sharks and then he went on a sojourn that eventually saw him making his NHL debut in Florida. He's started six games and has appeared in eight. He's now won
“Game Day with the Nashville Predators”
Trisha Yearwood is a huge fan of the Nashville Predators, so she's invited players Ryan Johansen, Filip Forsberg and Yannick Weber over to eat, hang out and laugh about the time Ryan dragged Trisha’s friend Glenda across the ice. The game-day spread includes Loaded Curly Fry Nachos, Philly Cheesesteak Pull-Apart Bread, Slow Cooker
Guelph - - Noah Dobson talks about the CHL/NHL Top Prospects testing, upcoming game, his coach, Eric Lindros and more.
Mississauga – Here are some notes from the game last night. There were some good players. I picked out a few at random.
Jack McBain – Boston College – 6-3, 197 – C – He’s a shark on face-offs. He backchecks well and wins puck battles. He has a lot of