Samuel Laberge’s Unlikely Journey for a Journeyman | FEATURE

Samuel Laberge's Unlikely Journey for a Journeyman |  FEATURE

Samuel Laberge’s story has flown under the radar. And that’s just fine with him. He has always been about putting his head down and doing the work. He is here to play hockey, it’s all he’s ever wanted to do, and he’ll do it anywhere he’s asked to. On Friday, he was part of the … Read more

Blue Jackets Sunday Gathering: Jakob Chychrun rumors continue to swirl

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COLUMBUS, Ohio — A collection of notes, insights, ruminations and did-you-knows gathered throughout the week that was for the Blue Jackets: Item No. 1: Jakob Chychrun rumors When free agent Johnny Gaudreau signed with the Blue Jackets this summer, it was surmised that his signing — beyond making Columbus instantly more competitive on the ice … Read more

NHL Burning Questions: Vegas Golden Knights

NHL Burning Questions: Vegas Golden Knights

This is the latest file in THN.com’s ongoing Burning Questions series, in which we pose three key questions about each NHL team. In this edition, we’ve got three burning questions about the Vegas Golden Knights: THREE BURNING QUESTIONS FOR THE GOLDEN KNIGHTS IN 2022-23 1. Was Vegas’ Chance At Success This Year Torpedoed By Robin … Read more

Red Wings Among NHL Teams Facing Tough Decisions

Red Wings Among NHL Teams Facing Tough Decisions

The Detroit Red Wings are facing some tough roster choices in the week ahead as the NHL preseason nears a close. It’s going to be a tough call whether young talent such as forward Elmer Soderblom and defenseman Simon Edwinsson can earn a spot on the 23-player roster. Or would they be better served playing … Read more

Looking For A Partner In An Anton Khudobin Trade

Looking For A Partner In An Anton Khudobin Trade

It’s not much of a secret that the Dallas Stars would be interested in moving Anton Khudobin. That desire isn’t for a lack of liking the player or appreciating the tremendous run he went on over the COVID-shortened 2019-20 and 2020-21 seasons, as well as a trip to the Stanley Cup Final in the 2020 … Read more

How quickly can Cubs’ Brennen Davis help big-league team in 2023?

How quickly can Cubs' Brennen Davis help big-league team in 2023?

Many expected top Cubs prospect Brennen Davis to make his big-league debut at some point in 2022 before a back injury sidelined him for most of the summer. Davis returned to the field in early August and finished the season with Triple-A Iowa, which raises the question: How soon will he be able to help … Read more

Julien Gauthier likely to fall victim to Rangers roster crunch

Julien Gauthier likely to fall victim to Rangers roster crunch

Unless my eyes deceive, Julien Gauthier has outplayed Vitali Kravtsov for the second straight training camp. A year ago, Gauthier made the varsity, Kravtsov was assigned to Hartford and we all know what transpired in the immediate aftermath. Kravtsov is not going to be assigned to the AHL now. There is still too much promise … Read more

Snapshots: Jagr, Sharks Injuries, Oilers

Snapshots: Jagr, Sharks Injuries, Oilers

While Jaromir Jagr last played in the NHL back in 2017-18 with Calgary, he continued to play through last season when he suited up for the team he owns in Kladno in the Czech Extraliga. Notably, the 50-year-old has not suited up for his squad this season and he told Denik Sport’s Miroslav Horak that … Read more

Another crack for the Thomas line in the Kansas City game

Another crack for the Thomas line in the Kansas City game

The Blues take an undefeated record across the state to face Dallas in Independence, Missouri, at 7 pm No TV or stream of the game, but there is radio, with Chris Kerber joined by John Kelly while Joey Vitale gets the night off. It will be the second time out for Robert Thomas, Vladimir Tarasenko … Read more

Game behind the game is hit for Sabers mates Rasmus Dahlin and Casey Mittelstadt

Game behind the game is hit for Sabers mates Rasmus Dahlin and Casey Mittelstadt

Don Granato wants to see competitiveness out of all of his players no matter what they’re doing, and it’s one reason he loves Rasmus Dahlin. The Sabres’ defenseman hates to lose hockey games, like he should. But he’s not fond of losing at golf, video games or anything else, either. The Buffalo coach peeled back … Read more