Colorado Avalanche Bowen Byram Out, Claim Nicolas Aube-Kubel

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The Colorado Avalanche announced they will be without Bowen Byram, suffering from an undisclosed upper-body injury tonight. Though he practiced today, reports came out that he won’t be in the lineup against the San Jose Sharks. Bowen Byram is not feeling good today after the elbow the other night. He's out tonight. #Avs — Peter […] READ MORE



Colorado Avalanche Struggle Early with Lineup Inconsistencies

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The Colorado Avalanche dropped three of their first four contests to start the season. They looked great on opening night against the Chicago Blackhawks, cruising to a 4-2 victory. The same couldn’t be said of the next three games. Against the St. Louis Blues and then Washington Capitals, the Avs never held a lead and […] READ MORE


Mike Smith on Injured Reserve

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The Edmonton Oilers announced today that goaltender Mike Smith landed on the team’s Injured Reserve (IR). That removes the netminder from their active roster, leaving a spot filled by Stuart Skinner from their AHL club. Skinner was recalled from the Bakersfield Condors in the same move, the team announced. 🔁 #Oilers roster move 🔁 🔸Mike […] READ MORE



New York Rangers Center Ryan Strome in COVID-19 Protocol

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The New York Rangers announced that centre Ryan Strome entered the COVID-19 protocol established by the NHL. Though the team chose not to provide a timeline, he’s only unavailable with certainty for one game. In his place, the club recalled Greg McKegg from their AHL affiliate squad. UPDATE: Ryan Strome (COVID-19 protocol-related absence) will be […] READ MORE


Colorado Avalanche Draft Strength Shines on 2021-22 Roster

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The Colorado Avalanche sit atop most projections for the 2021-22 season. Many have the team winning the President’s Trophy, and most agree that they’ve got the best odds to win the Stanley Cup too. Prior to last season, that sentiment was largely the same, as these high expectations are becoming the norm in Denver. But […] READ MORE


Auston Matthews to Miss at Least a Week

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The Toronto Maple Leafs announced on Monday that they will be without star centre Auston Matthews due to injury to begin the season. Matthews, dealing with a wrist injury, won’t play for at least the first three games. Auston Matthews to Miss at Least Three Games Meanwhile: TOR announces Auston Matthews will not play this […] READ MORE


Seattle Kraken Captain and Alternates Announced

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On Monday, October 11th, the Seattle Kraken captain was named. On the day before opening night, Seattle announced Mark Giordano would serve as their captain heading into the inaugural campaign. To serve alongside him, the franchise selected Jordan Eberle, Yanni Gourde, Adam Larsson, and Jaden Schwartz as alternate captains. All five of the players chosen […] READ MORE