Toronto Maple Leafs Sign Goalie Garret Sparks to Extension

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The Toronto Maple Leafs will be retaining their backup goalie for another year as it was announced on Tuesday that pending restricted free agent Garret Sparks has signed a one year/$750,000 extension. Sparks was drafted in the seventh round by the Leafs in the 2011 Draft. He has since spent the majority of his time with […] READ MORE



Dallas Stars Aquire Jamie Oleksiak From Pittsburgh Penguins

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Dallas Stars Aquire Jamie Oleksiak From Pittsburgh Penguins. The Dallas Stars defensive corps got a size upgrade Monday afternoon when it was announced that Jamie Oleksiak had been traded to the Stars from the Pittsburgh Penguins for a 4th round pick. Oleksiak was originally drafted 14th overall by the Stars in 2011. He was then […] READ MORE


Pittsburgh Penguins Extend Goalie Casey DeSmith With a Three Year Contract

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After a solid run of play in 2018-19, the Pittsburgh Penguins have extended their backup goaltender Casey DeSmith with the signing of a three-year(s)/$3.75 million contract. Promoted after the dismissal of former Penguin Marc-Andre Fleury two seasons ago, DeSmith has been a great backup for Pittsburgh over the past year and a half and will continue […] READ MORE


Toronto Maple Leafs Mitch Marner and Calgary Flames Sean Monahan Lead 2019 NHL All-Star Game Snubs

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The 2018-19 NHL All-Star game rosters were announced Wednesday night and the biggest conclusion to be drawn is once again not who made it in, but who was left out. Many desering players will be left off the rosters of the annual NHL three-on-three tournament. This is despite their terrific campaigns. The roster announcement also comes […] READ MORE


Washington Capitals Alex Ovechkin to Sit Out 2019 NHL All-Star Game

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The NHL will be without one of it’s biggest and most enigmatic stars on All Star-Weekend. Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin is deciding to sit out the showcase event. Ovechkin has been named to the team 11 times in his 13-year career. Ovi was voted Metropolitan division captain by the fans. The Capitals currently sit first in their […] READ MORE




Boston Bruins Goaltender Tuukka Rask to Take Leave of Absence

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The Boston Bruins goaltending situation got even more precarious on Friday when it was announced that Tuukka Rask would be taking a leave of absence due to a personal matter. Since the beginning of the season, Rask has battled back-and-forth with Jaroslav Halak in the Boston crease for the starters role and will now leave duties […] READ MORE


Arizona Coyotes Christian Dvorak Out Indefinitely

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The Arizona Coyotes lost a big part of their young core on Friday when it was announced that Christian Dvorak, having undergone surgery to fix a torn pectoral muscle, will be sidelined indefinitely. The Coyotes are coming off just their second win of the season against the Chicago Blackhawks on Thursday night and currently sit tied for […] READ MORE