page contents

NHL

Ranking the top 5 undrafted players in the NHL today

The Pittsburgh Penguins‘ signing of winger Conor Sheary on Sunday signified yet another undrafted player making his presence known at the NHL level – a trend that’s become more common due to the talent level of players joining the league via more unconventional avenues. Related: Sheary’s new deal highlights ‘whirlwind’ career Here are the top five undrafted players current… NHL ...

Read More »

Vegas strip club to host Golden Knights viewing parties

Strip clubs and professional hockey. It’s a match made in Las Vegas heaven, right? According to Yahoo Sports’ Greg Wyshynski, Crazy Horse III, a popular Vegas strip club, will welcome hockey fans to watch and cheer on the first major pro sports team in the history of the city. Here’s a statement from the establishment: In celebration of the first ...

Read More »

Star sprinter De Grasse has Canadians watching track and field again

At the Canadian track and field championships in Ottawa in early July, star sprinter Andre De Grasse had just finished a race, and fans were frantic for autographs. One particularly opportunistic dad picked up his young daughter and boosted her by the behind up and over the eight-foot chain-link fence that stood between the fans and the warm-down area to ...

Read More »

Report: Yzerman expects Stamkos to be ready for training camp

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Steven Stamkos is one of the most lethal offensive players in the NHL today – when he’s healthy, that is. That hasn’t been the case recently, as the 27-year-old has almost seen more of the press box than the ice, missing 115 games over the past four seasons while dealing with multiple serious injuries. H… NHL ...

Read More »

How the mighty have fallen: The dark age of Red Wings hockey is upon us

Look away, Detroit fans. These aren’t the Red Wings you grew up on. The Wings, of course, have been the NHL’s model franchise for the better part of the last three decades, making the playoffs 25 straight times, and winning four Stanley Cups. But Detroit went 33-36-13 last season, missing the playoffs for the first time since 1988-89. And those ...

Read More »