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Panthers Name GM Rowe as Interim Head Coach

Panthers Name GM Rowe as Interim Head Coach

The Florida Panthers general manager Tom Rowe has been officially named the club’s interim head coach. After the shocking firing of Gerard Gallant on Sunday, the team stated that GM Tom Rowe will serve as his replacement. Rowe will remain behind Florida’s bench for the duration of the 2016-17 season. “My focus is solely on [...]

November 28, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Meet the NHL’s Vegas Expansion Team

Meet the NHL’s Vegas Expansion Team

After months of waiting, the NHL’s Las Vegas expansion franchise has finally revealed its name and team logo. Approximately 2,000 fans gathered in Toshiba Plaza. During the event, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman shared comments about the excitement of naming the 31st NHL team; General Manager George McPhee spoke about building a team and Bill Foley [...]

November 23, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Gretzky to Star in an Episode of The Simpsons

Gretzky to Star in an Episode of The Simpsons

Wayne Gretzky also known as The Great One will star in an episode of The Simpsons. Gretzky is not the first sports icon to make a guest appearance on the show. Here are a few others well known sports figures who have appeared on the Simpsons Dan Marino, Roger Clemens, LeBron James, and Tom Brady. [...]

November 17, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Max Domi ‘Tries’ to Give Puck to Young Fan

Max Domi ‘Tries’ to Give Puck to Young Fan

If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. The pre-game warm-up gives fans a chance to get as close as possible to the players before the game. Sometimes, a lucky fan gets a players attention and the player ends up going out of their way to make that young fan’s night. During Wednesday nights [...]

November 17, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Montoya ‘Took One for the Team’ in Columbus Loss

Montoya ‘Took One for the Team’ in Columbus Loss

The Montreal Canadiens were the last team in the NHL to lose a game in regulation this season and they did so in historic fashion. Last week the Canadiens loss 10-0 to the Blue Jackets and according to Habs goalie, Al Montoya, he played the role of a good teammate by playing all 60 minutes [...]

November 9, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

New York Judge to Dismiss Charges Against Evander Kane

New York Judge to Dismiss Charges Against Evander Kane

Charges made against Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane are about to be dismissed. Kane was arrested in July after allegedly grabbing three women by the neck and hair in separate encounters on the same evening in a Buffalo bar. The incident, which happened during NHL Draft weekend, created a firestorm around Kane and the Sabres, [...]

October 31, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Watch: Goalie Ben Bishop Lose His 2 Front Teeth

Watch: Goalie Ben Bishop Lose His 2 Front Teeth

This is something you don’t see every day at least not from a goalie. Tampa Bay Lighting goaltender Ben Bishop made 40 saves and lost both his front teeth after taking a Peter Holland shot to the mask Tuesday’s night. Bishop was dazed by the wrist shot late in the second period of Tampa’s 7-3 [...]

October 26, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Rookie Auston Matthews Outscores NHL Greats in Debut

Rookie Auston Matthews Outscores NHL Greats in Debut

Auston Matthews became the first player in NHL history to score four goals in his regular-season debut. He is the fifth player in NHL history to score a hat trick in his regular-season debut and the first in Maple Leafs history. Matthews, 19, was drafted first overall in the 2016 draft and was Toronto’s first [...]

October 13, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Oilers’ Matt Hendricks Out Multiple Weeks with Lower-Body Injury

Oilers’ Matt Hendricks Out Multiple Weeks with Lower-Body Injury

Edmonton Oilers’ Matt Hendricks suffered a lower-body injury during a preseason game against the Anaheim Ducks. He is expected to miss multiple weeks. It is still unclear how severe the injury is, but considering Hendricks is already expected to miss several weeks, it likely isn’t just a minor issue. We should get a better indication [...]

October 5, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Coyotes Sign 2-year Contract for Tobias Rieder

Coyotes Sign 2-year Contract for Tobias Rieder

The Arizona Coyotes have signed Tobias Rieder to a two-year contract. Terms of the contract have not been disclosed but it is being reported that the deal is worth $4.45 million. “We are very pleased to sign Tobi to a multi-year contract,” said general manager John Chayka. “Tobi is a reliable, two-way forward who competes [...]

October 4, 2016 admin Headlines, NHL 0