Luckily For The Detroit Red Wings, The Draft Lottery Is Broken

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As the cards were flipped showing the order of the NHL Draft lottery the past two seasons, Detroit Red Wings fans released collective sounds of agony. Luckily for the Red Wings, the NHL’s Draft Lottery is broken. Originally put in place to deter teams from tanking, legitimately bad teams, as the Red Wings have been […] READ MORE



Cammi Granato Named Assistant General Manager of the Vancouver Canucks

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Cammi Granato, a member of the Hockey Hall of Fame, has been named the assistant general manager of the NHL’s Vancouver Canucks. Granato had been serving as a scout for the Seattle Kraken. Vancouver Canucks President, Hockey Operations Jim Rutherford announced today that Cammi Granato has been named Assistant General Manager. Granato joins the Canucks […] READ MORE


Reasons Why Eric Staal Could Use The Olympics To Earn An NHL Return

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Eric Staal will play a prominent role for Team Canada at the Beijing Winter Olympics. The 37-year-old has a Stanley Cup, Olympic gold, and World Championship already on his resume. A strong performance at the 2020 Olympics will likely earn Staal a final shot in the NHL. Meet the captains for 🇨🇦’s Men’s Olympic Team! […] READ MORE


Chicago Blackhawks Owner Rocky Wirtz Dismisses Journalists

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Rocky Wirtz clashed with journalists at a recent press event for the Chicago Blackhawks. Mark Lazerus, a senior writer with The Athletic asked a panel representing the Blackhawks asked what the organization will do to empower players to ensure abuse, like that endured by Kyle Beach is not repeated. In response to his question, Wirtz, […] READ MORE


Jake Virtanen Charged With Sexual Assault

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Former Vancouver Canucks forward and NHL first-round draft pick Jake Virtanen has been formally charged with one count of sexual assault. BREAKING: B.C. Crown Prosecution Service has filed sexual assault charges against former Canuck Jake Virtanen — Patrick Johnston (@risingaction) January 27, 2022 The British Columbia Prosecution service approved the charge following an investigation stemming […] READ MORE


Vancouver Canucks Hire Émilie Castonguay As Assistant General Manager

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The Vancouver Canucks announced today that they hired Émilie Castonguay as the team’s new assistant general manager. Castonguay’s hiring is historic, becoming the first woman to ever hold the position in Canucks history. However, she’s the second woman to hold that position in the NHL. The first was Angela Gorgone, who acted as Assistant General […] READ MORE


San Jose Sharks AHL Affiliate Suspends Krystof Hrabik For 30 Games

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The San Jose Sharks AHL affiliate, San Jose Barracuda, has suspended player Krystof Hrabik. The forward also received a 30 game suspension from the AHL due to his racist actions toward Tuscon Roadrunners forward Boko Imama. Hrabik reportedly made monkey-like movements toward Imama, a Black player. San Jose's Krystof Hrabik has been suspended 30 games […] READ MORE


The Prospects of NHL Prospect Kai Uchacz

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Kai Uchacz sits in a category of NHL prospects that teams should avoid, but often don’t. With diversity, equity, and inclusion under the watchful eye of hockey critics and advocates, Uchacz belongs to an NHL prospect pool alongside players like Logan Mailloux and Mitchell Miller. His off-ice behaviour, notably, racist comments Uchacz made directed at […] READ MORE


Ex-NHLer Reid Boucher Guilty Of Sexually Assaulting A Minor

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Warning: This article mentions sexual assault that may be upsetting to readers.  Former NHL forward Reid Boucher has pled guilty to the sexual assault of a 12-year-old minor, as reported by the Detroit Free Press’ Darcie Moran and TSN’s Rick Westhead on Saturday. While playing with the United States National Team Development Program in 2011, […] READ MORE