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Coyotes Sign Jakob Chychrun to a 6-Year Extension

Coyotes Sign Jakob Chychrun to a 6-Year Extension

The Arizona Coyotes have announced that they have signed defenseman Jakob Chychrun to a six-year extension worth $27.6 million. According to TSN, the deal is worth around $4.6 million per season. “We are extremely pleased to sign Jakob to a six-year contract extension,” Arizona Coyotes president of hockey operations and general manager John Chayka said [...]

November 14, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Washington Capitals’ Tom Wilson has Suspension Reduced

Washington Capitals’ Tom Wilson has Suspension Reduced

Tom Wilson of the Washington Capitals was suspended 20 games for an illegal check to the head of St. Louis Blues forward Oskar Sundqvist, but according to the NHL his suspension has been reduced to 14 games by a third-party arbitrator. “The National Hockey League Players’ Association and National Hockey League announced today that Washington [...]

November 13, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

NY Rangers’ Pavel Buchnevich Out 4-6 Weeks

NY Rangers’ Pavel Buchnevich Out 4-6 Weeks

The New York Rangers forward Pavel Buchnevich will be sidelined for the next four-to-six weeks after suffering a broken thumb against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday. Buchnevich was injured on a hit by Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Jake Gardiner during the second period of a 4-0 loss at Madison Square Garden on Thursday. Buchnevich [...]

November 12, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Boston Bruins’ Grant Tuukka Rask a Leave of Absence from the Team

Boston Bruins’ Grant Tuukka Rask a Leave of Absence from the Team

Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask has been granted a leave of absence by the team. He will most likely miss the Bruins games this weekend. After Fridays practice, which Tuukka did not attend, the team released a one sentence statement stating that Rask was being granted a leave of absence. The statement stated that Rask was [...]

November 9, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Blackhawks Fire Head Coach Joel Quenneville

Blackhawks Fire Head Coach Joel Quenneville

After 10 seasons and 3 Stanley Cups, the Chicago Blackhawks have fired head coach Joel Quenneville sending shock waves across the hockey world. He was fired along with his assistants Kevin Dineen and Ulf Samuelsson. “This is certainly a very difficult decision. But I believe it is in the best interests of the Blackhawks organization,” [...]

November 6, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Montreal Canadiens Set an NHL Record

Montreal Canadiens Set an NHL Record

The Montreal Canadiens have set an NHL record for the fastest two goals scored by one team. Montreal netted a pair of goals in two seconds in the third period of its 6-4 win over the Washington Capitals at the Bell Centre. It was the fastest two goals ever scored by one team. Max Domi [...]

November 2, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

NHL Announces Sports Betting Partnership with MGM

NHL Announces Sports Betting Partnership with MGM

The NHL has announced a multi-year gaming partnership with MGM Resorts International to become the league’s first official gaming and resort destination partner. MGM Resorts, which is also an official resorts partner of the NHL, will have the ability to market many of its products and services to the NHL’s millions of fans via its [...]

October 29, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Golden Knights Sign Nate Schmidt to a 6-year Extension

Golden Knights Sign Nate Schmidt to a 6-year Extension

Nate Schmidt is staying in Vegas! The Vegas Golden Knights signed suspended defenseman Nate Schmidt to a six-year contract extension with an average annual value of $5.95 million. The deal is front-loaded and includes a 10-team no-trade clause. “Nate’s turned out to be a pretty good defenseman for us,” general manager George McPhee said. “There’s [...]

October 25, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Golden Knights’ Paul Stastny Out For Up to 2 Months

Golden Knights’ Paul Stastny Out For Up to 2 Months

According to Vegas Golden Knights’ head Coach, Gerard Gallant, Paul Stastny could be sidelined for the next two months. Stastny was injured during Golden Knights game against the Buffalo Sabres on October 8th. In the final minutes of the game, Jack Eichel dove to block a shot when he crashed into Stastny’s leg. Back in [...]

October 16, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Nike Nearly Cut Ties With Kaepernick in 2017

Nike Nearly Cut Ties With Kaepernick in 2017

Colin Kaepernick was named the face of Nike’s “Just Do It” 30th-anniversary campaign earlier in September, but the company nearly let him go back in 2017. Last summer Nike executives contemplated whether or not to cut ties with the quarterback due to potential bad press, but ultimately decided to allow his contract to expire in [...]

September 27, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0