Kane focused on the present, not the future with the Blackhawks

Kane focused on the present, not the future with the Blackhawks

CHICAGO — Patrick Kane said he’s not considering a future away from the Chicago Blackhawks despite being “crushed” by the trade of frequent linemate Alex DeBrincat. “To be honest, there hasn’t been much discussion about anything, even with my agent or my parents or my family,” the 33-year-old said Thursday, the first time he’s spoken … Read more

West Notes: Zegras, Binnington, Quick

West Notes: Zegras, Binnington, Quick

Despite some of the on-ice drama Trevor Zegras causes with his goals, there won’t be any off-ice drama this season regarding a contract extension. During media availability today, Anaheim Ducks general manager Pat Verbeek said that he’ll wait until after the 2022-23 season ends to work out a contract extension with the team’s budding no. … Read more

Day 1! Butterflies, Scrimmage Notes & Arvidsson/Durzi Updates + Players Talk First Day Focuses

Day 1!  Butterflies, Scrimmage Notes & Arvidsson/Durzi Updates + Players Talk First Day Focuses

For as much of a veteran as Anze Kopitar is, he still admits he gets butterflies on the first day of training camp. “I always get jitters on the first day, or at least the testing days yesterday and today,” Kopitar admitted. “It’s certainly nice being familiar with Todd’s first day and all that stuff, … Read more

‘I believe that I can come in and help a team that has won before, do it again’

'I believe that I can come in and help a team that has won before, do it again'

Darcy Kuemper signed a five-year contract with the Washington Capitals as an unrestricted free agent in July to become the team’s number one goaltender. In a market starved for quality goaltending, Kuemper likely had a list of suitors ready to pay for his services. So, why was Washington his first choice? The 32-year-old netminder revealed … Read more

Landeskog Unlikely To Start Season On Time For Avalanche

Landeskog

Today was day one of the Colorado Avalanche training camp, which means one thing… HOCKEY IS BACK! We started out with mostly the veterans in the first group. There were a few absences, however, for various reasons. Coach Jared Bednar later stated that Gabriel Landeskog is dealing with a lower body injury and that he … Read more

Detroit Red Wings embrace new head coach Derek “Newsy” Lalonde

Derek Lalonde coaches the Detroit Red Wings on the first day of training camp in Traverse City.

TRAVERSE CITY — Nicknames in hockey tend to revolve around a player’s proper name, but every now and then, a unique one comes along. Detroit Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin (called “Larks” by teammates) laughed Thursday after the first day of training camp when asked if he knew why new head coach Derek Lalonde goes … Read more

Flyers’ Ryan Ellis likely to miss 2022-2023 season with possible career-threatening back injury

Flyers' Ryan Ellis likely to miss 2022-2023 season with possible career-threatening back injury

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Veteran NHL defenseman Ryan Ellis will likely miss the entire 2022-2023 season with a “multifaceted” back injury that could potentially be a career-threatening one, Philadelphia Flyers general manager Chuck Fletcher revealed Thursday. Fletcher made the announcement on the first day of Flyers training campadding that Ellis’ status … Read more

2022-23 Kings broadcast schedule, including 73 regular-season games w/ Bally Sports West

2022-23 Kings broadcast schedule, including 73 regular-season games w/ Bally Sports West

Hope you’re enjoying Day 1 of camp, Insiders! As announced earlier today in a joint release, the LA Kings have a complete 2022-23 broadcast schedule, including a slate of 73 regular-season games to be broadcast via Bally Sports West. Combined with the already released national schedule, all 82 LA Kings regular-season games this season will … Read more

Inside Wild star Kirill Kaprizov’s harrowing offseason journey back from Russia to the US

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ST. PAUL, Minn. — Like most other Wild players and staff, head coach Dean Evason had to follow the superstar winger Kirill Kaprizov‘s harrowing situation from earlier this summer. He saw the news reports around the NHL draft in July saying Kaprizov was wanted in Russia for allegedly obtaining a fake military ID card years … Read more

Carl Hagelin out indefinitely due to an injury unrelated to the eye

Carl Hagelin out indefinitely due to an injury unrelated to the eye

Carl Hagelin’s hockey future has encountered another roadblock. The fourth-line winger is now scuffling through a major injury unrelated to his eye. Hagelin did not take the ice for the Capitals’ fitness test on the first day of Training Camp, Thursday. It’s unclear when he’ll join the team out on the ice. “He has a … Read more