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
“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.
This is a big year in women’s hockey. The United States women’s team is the story in the upcoming Olympics. There will be a lot of discussion about the men’s team and the roster construction but the women’s team is the “team” that has stayed together in hopes of winning
Queens - - The temperature at the 2018 Winter Classic will be somewhere in the high teens and low 20’s. The wind will make it seem colder. The average low in New York for this time of the year is 28 degrees. It was in the mid 40’s last year
When you lose your #1 center things can get mixed up in a hurry. That happened to Team USA but that’s no excuse. They didn’t figure out how to solve Slovakia’s shot blocking machine in a 3-2 loss.
I wrote about Samuel Bucek in my last article and boy did he
Andrei Svechnikov is a 2018 draft eligible star who currently plays for the Barrie Colts. He’s had quite the season even though he suffered a broken hand early on. In 16 games, he has 14 goals and 21 points. He was once thought of as the potential first overall selection
John Klingberg is a threat to put up points every time he takes a shift for the Dallas Stars. The Stars drafted him 131st overall in the 201 NHL Entry Draft. Now 25, he’s entering in his fourth season with the club. Considering his lifetime point totals are 38 goals
PORTLAND, Ore. (December 18, 2018) – adidas today proudly announced a multiyear partnership with one of the National Hockey League’s top defenseman, 2-time NHL All-Star, 2013 Norris Trophy Winner and Olympic Gold Medalist, P.K. Subban of the Nashville Predators.
With a unique blend of speed and power, Subban is a two-way player