NHL Receives Travel Exemption for Cross Border Travelling

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This year’s Stanley Cup Playoffs will include cross-border travel as the NHL has received a Travel Exemption from the Canadian government. Sunday afternoon the news broke via the CBC that the NHL had received the exemption for the final two rounds of the Stanley Cup playoffs which would allow teams to cross the Canada-US border […] READ MORE


2021 Seattle Kraken Expansion Draft Preview: Columbus Blue Jackets

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The 2021 Seattle Kraken Expansion Draft is coming soon. Even though the playoffs are still going on, most teams will be starting to focus on the offseason as we get further into June. The Seattle Kraken will start their inaugural year in 2021-22, and with that comes the expansion draft. There are plenty of opportunities […] READ MORE


Toronto Maple Leafs Nick Foligno to Miss Game Three

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Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nick Foligno will miss Game 3 against the Montreal Canadiens on Monday night due to a lower-body injury, the team announced moments before puck drop. Maple Leafs forward Nick Foligno (lower body) will not play tonight. — Leafs PR (@LeafsPR) May 24, 2021 Foligno missed the Maple Leafs morning skate Monday. But when […] READ MORE


The NHL Coaching Carousel And Where They Will End Up

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The NHL coaching carousel is constantly spinning. This season, it’s going at warp speed. There are currently four teams that will be reading applications for their vacant positions, including the NHL’s newest team. The Arizona Coyotes, Columbus Blue Jackets, New York Rangers have all fired their coaches in the past couple weeks and Seattle is still […] READ MORE


Toronto Maple Leafs Youth Could Propel Team in Playoffs

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The Toronto Maple Leafs youth could serve the team well come playoff time. In the playoffs, experience is the common desired trait that teams look for to push them over the edge into contention. The Maple Leafs have experienced guys who have won it all like Jake Muzzin and Zach Bogosian. They also have more […] READ MORE


Toronto Maple Leafs Pooling Money to Help AHL Marlies

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Toronto Maple Leafs Pooling Money to Help Struggling AHL Marlies Generosity is in the air. That following the news that the Leafs’ core is pooling money to help their AHL Marlies’ teammates. Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman reported Saturday night that a group of the Leafs’ well-compensated NHL players had pooled money together to make a contribution […] READ MORE


Andrew Shaw To Retire Due to Concussion Issues

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Former Chicago Blackhawks forward Andrew Shaw will retire from the NHL citing multiple concussion issues. The 29-year-old from Belleville, Ontario announced his retirement Monday after 10 NHL seasons. Shaw played 14 games with the Blackhawks this season before suffering another concussion on February 9 against the Dallas Stars. He has two goals and four points […] READ MORE


Buffalo Sabres Kyle Okposo Leaves Game Due to Nasty Ear Injury

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Buffalo Sabres Kyle Okposo has left the game against the Washington Capitals Thursday night after being struck in the head with the puck. Injury update: Kyle Okposo will not return to tonight’s game. — Buffalo Sabres (@BuffaloSabres) April 16, 2021 The forward was apparently hit in the ear with a hard dump-in attempt from teammate […] READ MORE


Riley Nash Traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs Ahead of Deadline

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Kyle Dubas has gotten an early start on this year’s NHL Trade Deadline by bringing Riley Nash to Toronto. The news broke around dinner time Friday night that the Toronto Maple Leafs had acquired the centreman Nash from the Columbus Blue Jackets for a conditional seventh round pick. The move comes two days before the […] READ MORE


Visiting the John Tavares Sweepstakes Three Years Later

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The John Tavares sweepstakes stole the show of the NHL’s 2018 off-season. For being such a quiet and reserved guy, it is still befuddling how much attention Tavares drew to himself while deciding where he would spend his prime years. Immediately following the Washington Capitals‘ first franchise Stanley Cup win against the Vegas Golden Knights, […] READ MORE