Cozens built confidence at Worlds with a goal-scoring mentality

Cozens built confidence at Worlds with a goal-scoring mentality

Kevyn Adams had a conversation with Dylan Cozens after last season, before Cozens left to join Team Canada at the IIHF World Championship in Finland. Adams asked Cozens what he hoped to get out of the tournament. “He said, ‘I want to score goals,’” Adams recalled Thursday. “He said, ‘I know I can score goals … Read more

Here is who stood out in the Detroit Red Wings’ intrasquad scrimmage

Red Wings forward Givani Smith, shown here during camp, had two goals in Sunday's intrasquad scrimmage.

Traverse City – After several days of seemingly endless drills and practices and video work, the Red Wings were finally put into a game situation. Sunday’s annual Red & White intrasquad scrimmage at Center ICE Arena was enjoyable for fans, and equally fun for players wanting to get into game atmospheres. “It was great,” forward … Read more

Day 3 Notes & Quotes – Scrimmage Recap + Danault Skates, 19/55/34 Line & Walker’s Return

Day 3 Notes & Quotes - Scrimmage Recap + Danault Skates, 19/55/34 Line & Walker's Return

Three days down, Insiders! Today’s practice followed suit with what we’ve seen here over the past few days, consisting of Groups A and B holding practices that were sandwiched around a scrimmage. Today saw the same structure as the first day of camp on Thursday, with Group A getting things underway. Today’s scrimmage saw the … Read more

NHL Training Camp Buzz: Carter injured in Penguins scrimmage

NHL Training Camp Buzz: Carter injured in Penguins scrimmage

Pittsburgh Penguins Jeff Carter sustained an upper-body injury during a scrimmage Saturday. The Penguins center left midway through the second period. When healthy, Carter would likely be the third-line center, behind Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin. Carter, who has worked on a line with the right wing Kasperi Kapanen through the first three days of … Read more

Carter Injured in Scrimmage; Who is Looking Good?

Carter Injured in Scrimmage;  Who is Looking Good?

CRANBERRY — The injury bug didn’t wait long to start munching on the 2022-23 Pittsburgh Penguins. The insidious and hungry little creature that has made the Penguins roster one of the five most injured rosters over the past few years struck again during the Penguins Training Camp Day 3 scrimmage when Jeff Carter left the … Read more

Devils Scrimmage on Day Two of Camp | NOTEBOOK

Devils Scrimmage on Day Two of Camp |  NOTEBOOK

After the first day of training camp where all three groups of players took part in an hour-long practice session, the schedule looked a bit different on Friday. Today was the first of three scrimmages the Devils will take part in, with Groups B and C going head to head at 10:50 am. The scrimmage … Read more

Bernier Plays, Smith Stands Out in First Scrimmage of Camp | FEATURE

Bernier Plays, Smith Stands Out in First Scrimmage of Camp |  FEATURE

A scrimmage like this isn’t always about the final score, although being athletes it’s always competitive, but it’s a first real opportunity to showcase yourself to the coaching staff and management. From players making a first impression as newcomers, to players battling back from injury, this was the first opportunity at camp to appear in … Read more

Day 2 Notes – Offensively Minded Scrimmage + Danault update, Edler on re-signing, Fagemo’s opportunity

Day 2 Notes - Offensively Minded Scrimmage + Danault update, Edler on re-signing, Fagemo's opportunity

Scrimmage Day 2, where offense thrives. The Kings skated to a 6-6 tie in today’s scrimmage, with goals flying left and right throughout the course of the two, 30-minute sessions. The first half saw Group B jump out to a 3-1 lead, with goals from Samuel Fagemo, Alan Quine and Brendan Lemieux. Fagemo opened the … 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