Back in Nashville, Pekka Rinne Acclimates to New Role with the Predators

Back in Nashville, Pekka Rinne Acclimates to New Role with the Predators

On the third day of training camp, Centennial Sportsplex was noticeably busier than usual, with throngs of excited Predators fans filling the stands and lining the glass around the rink. When a familiar-looking tall, blonde man dressed in Navy and Gold coaching gear stepped out onto the ice, it became immediately clear why. Pekka Rinne, … Read more

‘Life is good’ for Tyler Seguin entering new campaign with Stars

'Life is good' for Tyler Seguin entering new campaign with Stars

CEDAR PARK, Texas — It’s been a tough few years for Tyler Seguin. The second overall pick in 2010 got his Achilles tendon sliced ​​in 2016, then dealt with a complex trio of knee, hip and groin injuries over the past three seasons that cost him all but three games in 2020-21. Heck, he even … Read more

Capitals cut six prospects from Training Camp roster

Capitals cut six prospects from Training Camp roster

The Washington Capitals announced Monday afternoon their first cuts from their 2022 Training Camp roster. Six players have been trimmed from the original 68-man group that took the ice last week. The six Caps are all still junior-eligible prospects so they have been sent back to their respective Canadian junior teams. Four of them were … Read more

Preseason Game #1 Preview: New Jersey Devils @ Montreal Canadiens

Preseason Game #1 Preview: New Jersey Devils @ Montreal Canadiens

The Matchup: The New Jersey Devils visit the Montreal Canadiens. SB Nation Blog: Habs Eyes on the Prize The Time: 7:00 PM ET The Broadcast: TV – For in-market subscribers, via the Devils official app. ESPN+ (Out of market subscribers), TSN2, RDS. RADIO – Devils Hockey Network (Access through NHL.com or the SiriusXM app) Preseason … Read more

LeBrun: Senators are must-watch TV in 2022-23 — ‘the rebuild is over in Ottawa’

The Athletic

The Ottawa Senators are entering must-watch TV territory. They’re going to be fun in 2022-23. Head coach DJ Smith might pull his hair out on some nights because his team will be on the wrong end of some of these entertaining affairs. That’s going to be the real challenge for a team loaded up front … Read more

Red Wings trim roster by nine

Red Wings trim roster by nine

DETROIT – The Detroit Red Wings today assigned forwards Amadeus Lombardi and Pasquale Zito, defenseman Oscar Plandowski and goaltender Jan Bednar to their respective major junior clubs and released forwards Julien Anctil, Marcus Limpar-Lantz, Mitchell Martin and Jacob Mathieu and goaltender Andrew Oke from their amateur tryouts. The Red Wings currently have 60 players on … Read more

Preseason Game Day: Preds vs. Panthers (x2) Preview

Preseason Game Day: Preds vs.  Panthers (x2) Preview

The Predators will get their first taste of game action ahead of the 2022-23 season with not one, but two exhibition games against the Florida Panthers Monday at Bridgestone Arena. The contests, set for 3 pm and 7 pm CT, continue the annual tradition of preseason doubleheaders between the Preds and Panthers dating back to … Read more

LeBrun: Senators are must-watch TV in 2022-23 — ‘the rebuild is over in Ottawa’

The Athletic

The Ottawa Senators are entering must-watch TV territory. They’re going to be fun in 2022-23. Head coach DJ Smith might pull his hair out on some nights because his team will be on the wrong end of some of these entertaining affairs. That’s going to be the real challenge for a team loaded up front … Read more

Rangers’ jobs up for grabs with NHL preseason set to start

Rangers' jobs up for grabs with NHL preseason set to start

The Rangers will take the ice for their first preseason game at Madison Square Garden on Monday night, when the Islanders come to town looking to start their 2022-23 campaign on the right foot after missing the playoffs last season. Not only do these games serve as an opportunity for players to showcase themselves, but … Read more

Darcy Kuemper Q&A: On Capitals’ interest, Stanley Cup run, cooking and more

The Athletic

Shortly after the Capitals signed Darcy Kuemper in July, I wrote an article that examined the player’s on-ice performance and analytics. This week, I went one-on-one with Washington’s newest star after a practice and asked him about his interests away from the rink. Just the important stuff, you know? Questions like: • Who’s on his … Read more