Ty Smith (D) from Spokane Chiefs to New Jersey Devils

Drafted 2015, 1 #1 overall by Spokane Chiefs in the WHL Bantam Draft 2018 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #17 by HOCKEYPROSPECT.COM 2018 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #9 by FUTURE CONSIDERATIONS 2018 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #19 by ISS HOCKEY 2018 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #15 by MCKEEN’S HOCKEY 2018 NHL Entry Draft: Ranked #14 by […]

Canadiens Need Shinkaruk Slightly More than Rychel

It’s admittedly the smallest of trades that will almost certainly have zero impact on the Montreal Canadiens roster this upcoming season. Still, the trade that saw the Habs acquire Hunter Shinkaruk for Kerby Rychel could represent more of a far-reaching shift in philosophy for the better within the organization. Emphasis on the “could.” Shinkaruk vs. […]

Original Riveters Dosdall and Packer Return for 4th Season

Beginning June 1, NWHL teams can start signing players for the 2018-19 season. For players who have completed their college eligibility and want to continue their hockey careers, the free agency period provides them an opportunity to continue playing at the highest level of professional women’s hockey. The fourth season of the NWHL will begin […]

Canadiens Trade Rychel to Flames for Shinkaruk

The Montreal Canadiens have traded left-winger Kerby Rychel to the Calgary Flames in exchange for fellow left-winger Hunter Shinkaruk, the Canadiens announced Monday. This deal is a minor one that will see Shinkaruk and Rychel sent to their third and fourth NHL teams respectively since being drafted in 2013. The Canadiens have acquired forward Hunter […]

Three Legendary Olympic Hockey Players You’ve Never Heard Of

  When Alan Eagleson brought the 1972 Summit Series to fruition, North American hockey fans quickly learned that the rest of the world had some serious talent.  The Canadians severely underestimated the quality of the Soviet Union.  Fans were exposed to Soviet legends Valeri Kharlamov, Vladislav Tretiak, Boris Mikhailov, and others. From that point on, […]

Oilers sign free-agent forward Upshall to tryout

7:29 PM ET Associated Press Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print EDMONTON, Alberta — The Edmonton Oilers signed free-agent forward Scottie Upshall to a professional tryout Sunday. The 34-year-old Upshall, from Fort McMurray northeast of Edmonton, had seven goals and 12 assists in 63 games last season for St. Louis. Upshall has 138 goals […]

Scottie Upshall (F) from St. Louis Blues to Edmonton Oilers

Cult/Star player for Kamloops Blazers Cult/Star player for Milwaukee Admirals Career transactions– 2011-07-01 • Signed to a four-year contract by the Florida Panthers– 2011-02-28 • Traded to the Columbus Blue Jackets with Sami Lepistö for Rostislav Klesla & Dane Byers– 2010-06-08 • Re-signed to a one-year contract by the Phoenix Coyotes– 2009-07-29 • Re-signed to […]