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Lonzo Ball To Miss 4 to 6 Weeks With Left Ankle Sprain

Lonzo Ball To Miss 4 to 6 Weeks With Left Ankle Sprain

Lakers guard Lonzo Ball is expected to miss four to six weeks after an MRI revealed he suffered a Grade 3 left ankle sprain. Ball sustained the injury in the third quarter of Saturday’s loss to the Houston Rockets and had to be carried off the court by his teammates after colliding with Rockets James [...]

January 21, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Teuvo Teravainen and the Hurricanes Agree to 5-Year Extension

Teuvo Teravainen and the Hurricanes Agree to 5-Year Extension

The Carolina Hurricanes have signed forward Teuvo Teravainen to a five-year, $27 million contract extension. Teravainen will carry a $5.4 million cap hit in each season of the contract, starting next fall. “Teuvo has improved every year of his NHL career and has established himself as a cornerstone forward for the Hurricanes now and into [...]

January 21, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Calgary Flames to Retire Jerome Iginla’s Number 12

Calgary Flames to Retire Jerome Iginla’s Number 12

Today, the Calgary Flames will be announcing their plans to retire former captain Jarome Iginla’s No. 12. The Flames plan on retiring the jersey when the Minnesota Wild come to town March 2nd. Iginla gave his heart and soul to the Flames for 16 years. The future NHL Hall-of-Famer totaled 625 goals and 675 assists [...]

January 17, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Connor McDavid Avoids Serious Injury

Connor McDavid Avoids Serious Injury

Despite cries from his head coach, Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid still doesn’t seem to be getting much protection from the officials. McDavid avoided a potentially serious injury when he crashed hard into the boards during the second period of Sunday’s game after being hit from behind by Ducks defenseman Hampus Lindholm. He skated off [...]

January 7, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Alex Ovechkin to Skip All-Star Game, Will Be Suspended 1 Game

Alex Ovechkin to Skip All-Star Game, Will Be Suspended 1 Game

Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin told the NHL he will skip the 2019 All-Star Game in San Jose later this month to get some extra rest and serve an automatic one-game suspension. Ovechkin has participated in seven All-Star Games throughout his career and was named captain of the Metropolitan Division squad on December 27th, but [...]

January 2, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

The St Louis Blues Will Host the 2020 All-Star Game

The St Louis Blues Will Host the 2020 All-Star Game

According to the Athletic, the St. Louis Blues will be hosting the 2020 NHL All-Star Game at Enterprise Center. St. Louis hasn’t hosted the All Star Game since 1988, when the Wales Conference defeated the Campbell Conference 6-5 in overtime. As for the Enterprise Center, it recently underwent $42 million worth of renovations, which were [...]

December 28, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Chicago Blackhawks’ Corey Crawford Diagnosed with a Concussion

Chicago Blackhawks’ Corey Crawford Diagnosed with a Concussion

According to Chicago Blackhawks head coach Jeremy Colliton, goaltender Corey Crawford suffered a concussion after a collision during Sunday night’s game against the San Jose Sharks. Crawford was forced to exit Sunday’s game after a collision in the crease with teammate Dylan Strome. During a rush at the end of the first period, Strome and [...]

December 17, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Kevin Shattenkirk Out 2-4 Weeks With Shoulder Injury

Kevin Shattenkirk Out 2-4 Weeks With Shoulder Injury

New York Rangers defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk will miss two-to-four weeks after suffering a shoulder separation in Monday’s 6-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning. He got injured during the second period after taking a a hit by Lightning forward J.T. Miller. He later left the rink with his arm in a sling. With Shattenkirk out, [...]

December 12, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL, Uncategorized 0

The NHL Approves Seattle for the 32nd NHL Team

The NHL Approves Seattle for the 32nd NHL Team

It’s official, Seattle will be home to the NHL’s 32nd team. The NHL has confirmed Seattle as the 32nd team after the board of governors voted unanimously in favor of the decision. “Today is an exciting and historic day for our league as we expand to one of North America’s most innovative, beautiful and fastest-growing [...]

December 4, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Philadelphia Flyers Fire GM Ron Hextall

Philadelphia Flyers Fire GM Ron Hextall

The Philadelphia Flyers have fired general manager Ron Hextall. After losing five of their last six games and currently sitting seventh in the Metropolitan Division with a 10-11-2 record the Flyers have decided to relieve Hextall of his duties as the team’s Executive Vice President and General Manager. Flyers president Paul Holmgren cited philosophical differences [...]

November 26, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0