Tag Archives: Sports/Hockey/NHL

Jets-Flames outdoor game, Hockey Day from Yellowknife highlight 2019-20 NHL sked

By | June 25, 2019

A Vancouver Canucks 50th anniversary celebration, the annual Hockey Day in Canada and an outdoor game in Regina mark Canadian highlights on the 2019-20 NHL schedule. The 1,271-game schedule, released Tuesday, includes the Heritage Classic between the Calgary Flames and Winnipeg Jets on Oct. 26 at Mosaic Stadium in Regina. It marks the first Heritage Classic — a… Read More »

NHL AWARDS | Dauphin’s Barry Trotz named top coach in 1st season with Islanders

By | June 19, 2019

Vancouver Canucks centre Elias Pettersson has won the Calder Trophy as the NHL’s top rookie at the league’s award ceremony. The 20-year-old Swede is the first Canuck to win the award since Pavel Bure in 1991-92. Pettersson set a Canucks rookie record with 66 points (28 goals, 38 assists) in 71 games this season, passing Bure and Ivan Hlinka… Read More »

Jets trade Jacob Trouba to Rangers

By | June 17, 2019

The Winnipeg Jets have traded defenceman Jacob Trouba to the New York Rangers for defenceman Neal Pionk and the 20th overall pick at the upcoming NHL draft. The teams announced the trade Monday. Pionk went undrafted and was signed as a free agent by the Rangers in May 2017 after two seasons at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. The… Read More »

Chumps to champs! St. Louis Blues complete improbable journey to 1st Stanley Cup in team’s history

By | June 12, 2019

St. Louis goalie Jordan Binnington was waiting patiently, as NHL rookies learn to do, while the Stanley Cup was passed from teammate to teammate across the recently conquered ice of the new Boston Garden. Thirteen Blues took their turn with the iconic trophy, raising it above their heads, lowering it for a kiss, posing for a picture. Finally,… Read More »