NHL Announces Jaccob Slavin as Lady Byng Winner

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On June 19th, the NHL awarded Jaccob Slavin as the winner of the Lady Byng Memorial Trophy. The Lady Byng recipient received the honors from votes cast by the Professional Hockey Writers Association. To win the Lady Byng, one must be judged best at exhibiting both sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct, along with a high level of playing […] READ MORE


Rod Brind’Amour Named Winner of Jack Adams Award

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On June 17th, the NHL named Rod Brind’Amour as the Jack Adams Award winner, awarded annually to the league’s best coach. Voting for the Jack Adams resides with the NHL Broadcasters’ Association, and this year Brind’Amour takes home the prestigious honours. Congratulations to 2021 Jack Adams Award winner, Rod Brind’Amour! 👏 #NHLAwards pic.twitter.com/SYNMZJcRJe — NHL […] READ MORE


Chicago Blackhawks Sign Lukas Reichel to ELC

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On Wednesday, the Chicago Blackhawks signed prospect left wing Lukas Reichel to a three-year entry-level contract worth $925,000 per season. If he begins his career and plays enough games next year, the contract will carry through the 2023-24 season. The Blackhawks have signed 2020 first-round pick Lukas Reichel to a three-year entry-level deal worth $925,000 […] READ MORE


Edmonton Oilers Re-Sign Devin Shore

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On June 9th, the Edmonton Oilers re-sign Devin Shore, a pending unrestricted free agent forward, to a two-year contract worth $1.7 million, or $850,000 per season. This contract carries him through the 2022-23 season. Devin Shore signs a 2 year deal with the Oilers…. 1.7 million over two years. — John Shannon (@JShannonhl) June 9, […] READ MORE


John Tortorella Could Fit with the Seattle Kraken

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In a league with a plethora of colourful coaching personalities, John Tortorella arguably takes the cake as the most notorious. The man affectionately known as “Torts” owns quite a reputable coaching resume, but with some unique caveats. On almost a monthly basis, Tortorella makes headlines. Whether it’s for benching one of his team’s superstars or […] READ MORE


Canucks Lose Antoine Roussel to Injury Against Maple Leafs

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The Vancouver Canucks announced that left wing Antoine Roussel suffered a lower-body injury during Tuesday night’s matchup against the Toronto Maple Leafs. The team’s announcement came from coach Travis Green, who stated that Roussel should be around for around two weeks. Antoine Roussel will be out a couple weeks, per Coach Green. — Vancouver #Canucks […] READ MORE


Florida Panthers Testing their Depth on Defence in Ekblad’s Absence

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After a season-ending injury in late March, the Florida Panthers have been without cornerstone defenceman Aaron Ekblad. Even while in the lineup, coach Joel Quenneville had no problem rotating a few different guys through the bottom pairings. Losing Ekblad compounded things significantly, adding tons of responsibility to the Florida Panthers depth on defence. Throughout most […] READ MORE




The 2020-21 Florida Panthers Finally Have an Identity

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Very few professional sports teams own a history less spectacular than the Florida Panthers. The organization spent decades in perpetual rebuild mode, highlighted by a lowly-six postseason appearances to their name. That number includes last year’s expanded post-season, which gave 24 of the league’s 31 franchises a playoff berth due to COVID-19. Prior to this […] READ MORE