NHL Rumors: Mitch Marner, Washington Capitals

Monday, September 02, 2019 24

Would the Leafs consider trading Mitch Marner? Toronto Star: Damian Cox reports that it might be time for the Toronto Maple Leafs to consider trading Mitch Marner. Marner was a crafty pick at fourth overall by the Leafs, he has succeeded beyond expectations, he’s a local lad and everybody likes the little guy who doesn’t […]

December 13: This Day in NHL History

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 21

Dec. 13 NHL History 1958: Gordie Howe of the Detroit Red Wings scores his 400th NHL goal in a 2-2 tie against the Montreal Canadiens at the Forum. Howe beats goaltender Jacques Plante at 9:46 of the third period for the tying goal, joining Montreal’s Maurice Richard as the only players in NHL history to reach 400. Wayne Gretzky has his own […]

Team Sweden roster projections 2016 World Cup of Hockey

Wednesday, August 24, 2016 12

Here are the Team Sweden roster projections for the 2016 World Cup of Hockey. Forwards: First Line: Filip Forsberg | Nicklas Backstrom | Gabriel Landeskog Second Line: Daniel Sedin | Loui Eriksson | Henrik Sedin Third Line: Patric Hornqvist | Mikael Backlund | Carl Hagelin Fourth Line: Rickard Rakell | Jakob Silfverberg | Carl Soderberg Extra Skater(AKA 13th Forward): […]

NHL 2014 Calendar Year Leaders

Wednesday, December 31, 2014 23

NHL 2014 calendar year leaders for Points, Goals, Assists, Shutouts and Goalie wins. Points: 1. Giroux 91 2. Seguin 88 3. Crosby 83 4. Kessel 82 5. Getzlaf 82 Assists: 1. Giroux 62 2. Getzlaf 59 3. Crosby 58 t-4. Backstrom 53 t-4. Voracek 53 Goals: t-1. Nash 42 t-1. Pavelski 42 t-1. Seguin 42 […]

Nicklas Backstrom failed doping test

Sunday, February 23, 2014 8

Sweden and Washington Capitals centre Nicklas Backstrom failed a doping test for a substance found in an allergy medication and was withdrawn from the Gold Medal game at the Sochi Olympics. “I got the message two hours before the game that something was wrong,” Sweden coach Par Marts said after his team lost 3-0 to […]

Ryan Miller to Minnesota?

Monday, January 27, 2014 10

Trade rumors are going around having the Buffalo Sabres looking to deal goalie Ryan Miller and it could happen before the Olympic break. One team that is interested in Miller is Minnesota. The Wild are battling for a spot in the Western Conference and with recent health concerns of goalies Nicklas Backstrom and Josh Harding, […]