Avalanche star added to player support roster

The top goal scorer in the playoffs for the Colorado Avalanche is leaving. On Monday night, the Avalanche’s right wing Valeri Nichushkin—who has nine goals in his eight postseason games this year—was put in Stage 3 of the National Hockey League/NHLPA Player Assistance Program. Later on Monday night, Colorado was getting ready to play host … Read more

Hurricanes’ third-period explosion against the Rangers keeps them alive.

The survival instinct of the Carolina Hurricanes came into play. In Game 5 of an Eastern Conference second-round series, down 1-0 at the halfway point and with elimination in the balance, the Hurricanes overcame the New York Rangers 4-1 on Monday night at Madison Square Garden thanks to three goals in a 6:23 stretch. At … Read more

The Oilers’ Skinner and Defense Need to Improve Before the Canucks Regain Their Top Goalie

Goalie Thatcher Demko of the Vancouver Canucks is not guaranteed to play against the Edmonton Oilers after suffering an injury. Adam Proteau, however, believes that should he return, the Oilers need to win as much as they can. The Vancouver Canucks are a far bigger threat to the Edmonton Oilers than they are to them, … Read more

Viewpoint: Hey, NHL Club and PWHL Teams in Utah – Pick. A. Name.

Ken Campbell argues that these teams appear to be overanalyzing the situation. Furthermore, they can simply modify the name if they make a mistake. In hockey, it has before occurred. Teams in the NHL are named after fire, weather patterns, animals, and natural calamities. And they’ve done fairly well with those monikers. What is causing … Read more

The Oilers win overtime as McDavid and Draisaitl display their superpowers.

Leon Draisaitl and Connor McDavid, two of the Edmonton Oilers’ superstars, have each put on two outstanding performances to help square the series against the Vancouver Canucks in the second round. Coach Rick Tocchet stated, “There were a lot of storylines in this game,” following Friday’s 4-3 overtime loss to the Edmonton Oilers by the … Read more

IIHF World Championship: Young Players to Keep an Eye on: Bedard and Slafkovsky

The IIHF World Championship is now taking place in Czechia, offering participating nations the opportunity to compete while preparing their squads for upcoming tournaments. Who will endure, though, with so much young talent on their rosters? It is well known that the hockey federations worldwide use the World Championship to assist choose the makeup of … Read more

Seeking Employment: Four Possibilities for Sheldon Keefe to Land

Sheldon Keefe a free agent after being fired by the Maple Leafs. Where would he find himself next? Michael DeRosa offers his selections. On Thursday, the Toronto Maple Leafs took a significant but anticipated step by removing Sheldon Keefe from his head coaching position. This is a reasonable move following yet another first-round exit. For … Read more

What Changes Can the Jets Make to Advance From Stanley Cup Champions to First-Round Exits?

Despite being considered a Cup contender during the regular season, the Winnipeg Jets were recently eliminated in the first round for the second consecutive year. What the Jets could do next is known according to Adam Proteau’s answers. The Toronto Maple Leafs are at a crossroads in their career, but there is another Canadian team … Read more