Nils Lundkvist forcing the New York Rangers to trade him will likely backfire

Nils Lundkvist forcing the New York Rangers to trade him will likely backfire

It’s been roughly around nine months since defenseman Nils Lundkvist asked for a trade from the New York Rangers. “We did request a trade when Nils was sent down last year,” his agent Claude Lemieux told Forever Blueshirts via text on September 1. “We hope something can get done in the next few weeks.” General … Read more

Devils season preview: Hischier, Hughes lead core aiming to turn up the heat

Devils season preview: Hischier, Hughes lead core aiming to turn up the heat

The 2022-23 NHL season starts Oct. 7. With training camps opening soon, NHL.com is taking a look at the three keys, the inside scoop on roster questions, and the projected lineup for each of the 32 teams. Today, the New Jersey Devils. Coach: Lindy Ruff (third season) Last season: 27-46-9, seventh place in Metropolitan Division; … Read more

Joining the Penguins was an easy choice for prospect Jack St. Ivany

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Penguins defensive prospect Jack. St. Ivany is a bit young to be truly considered part of the “Gretzky Generation.” When Wayne Gretzky was traded to the Los Angeles Kings in 1988, countless kids in Southern California took up the sport. But by the time St. Ivany was born in 1999, Gretzky was three years removed … Read more

Vogt: My Projected Colorado Avalanche Opening Night Lineup

Vogt: My Projected Colorado Avalanche Opening Night Lineup

The Colorado Avalanche look a little different compared to the end of their Stanley Cup run. So what can we expect for the projected lines and roster next month? There were quite a few departures from the team so let me start by going over those first. The biggest key departure from the Avs has … Read more

ROOKIES FINAL: Kings 5, Golden Knights 4 – Takeaways + Chromiak, Spence, Sturm

ROOKIES FINAL: Kings 5, Golden Knights 4 – Takeaways + Chromiak, Spence, Sturm

The LA Kings came from behind to defeat the Vegas Golden Knights 5-4 in a shootout Saturday in San Jose. The Kings erased multiple two-goal deficits and were perfect on the penalty kill again. Today’s game was immediately more physical than Friday’s against Colorado, as both teams threw checks early and often. Vegas opened the … Read more

Marc-Andre Fleury Pranked Sidney Crosby At NHL Media Tour – OutKick

Marc-Andre Fleury Pranked Sidney Crosby At NHL Media Tour – OutKick

Minnesota Wild goalie Marc-Andre Fleury is known to be one of the NHL’s most prolific pranksters. He didn’t wait long to find his first victim of the 2022-23 season, former teammate, Sidney Crosby. Fleury and Crosby played together with the Pittsburgh Penguins and won three Stanley Cups together. So, Sid would be very familiar with … Read more

B’s Storm Back, But Fall to Penguins at Prospects Challenge

B's Storm Back, But Fall to Penguins at Prospects Challenge

BostonBruins.com – The B’s fought hard in their Prospects Challenge matchup vs. the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday afternoon at LECOM Harborcenter in Buffalo, NY, overcoming a four-goal deficit, before ultimately falling short in a 6-4 setback. After falling behind, 4-0, the B’s began to claw back midway through the second with Rookie Camp invite Ryan … Read more

Kings Practice in San Jose Prior to Rookie Finale – Lines + Thomas, Lawrence

Kings Practice in San Jose Prior to Rookie Finale - Lines + Thomas, Lawrence

The LA Kings rookie roster practiced at Sharks Ice on Sunday in San Jose. The team will conclude the 2022 Rookie Faceoff on Monday at 3 pm against the Sharks. LA is fresh off a 5-4 shootout victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on Saturday afternoon. The team erased multiple 2-goal deficits and was perfect … Read more

Postgame Takeaways | Rousek fuels big night for linemates Kulich, Rosen

Postgame Takeaways |  Rousek fuels big night for linemates Kulich, Rosen

Seth Appert and his coaching staff had designs on combining Lukas Rousek, Jiri Kulichand Isaac Rosen as linemates before the Prospects Challenge began. Rousek’s playmaking, they calculated, would blend well with the scoring prowess of Kulich and Rosen. Rousek would also serve as a veteran anchor for the two first-round picks entering their first seasons … Read more

Canadiens season preview: Goaltending, Suzuki as captain keys

Canadiens season preview: Goaltending, Suzuki as captain keys

The 2022-23 NHL season starts Oct. 7. With training camps opening soon, NHL.com is taking a look at the three keys, the inside scoop on roster questions, and the projected lineup for each of the 32 teams. Today, the Montreal Canadiens. Coach: Martin St. Louis (second season) Last season: 22-49-11, eighth place in Atlantic Division; … Read more