Canucks Re-Sign Boeser

The Vancouver Canucks and Brock Boeser have come to terms on a three-year contract worth $17.625 million. The deal carries an annual cap hit of $5.875 million. “We’re very pleased to have Brock re-sign,” said general manager Jim Benning. “He’s a talented player, a key contributor to our offence and an important part of our […]

Jets Beat Capitals 3-1; University of Manitoba Coach is Backup Goalie

WINNIPEG — Defenceman Ben Chiarot scored with 7:09 left in the third period to lift the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-1 victory over the Washington Capitals on Wednesday. Chiarot’s shot beat Pheonix Copley on the glove side and may have ticked off a Washington player’s stick. Mark Scheifele scored on the power play for Winnipeg […]

NHL News & Notes: Blidh, Lemieux & More

In today’s News & Notes, Anton Blidh has been recalled from the Providence Bruins, Brendan Lemieux has been suspended and the NHL’s Three Stars of the Week have been announced. Related: NHL News & Notes: Gourde, Tkachuk & More Bruins Recall Blidh The Boston Bruins have recalled Blidh from the AHL. The 23-year-old forward has […]

Kulak’s Contentious New Flames Contract

The off-season is typically used for National Hockey League clubs to make tweaks to their roster and re-sign their organization’s restricted free agents. Generally-speaking, negotiations become more tense and contentious as the cap hits involved grow – more important players demand larger cap hits, but their contracts also make the margin for error razor-thin. Calgary […]

What We Learned After Two Nights in Vegas

Games 1 and 2 are now in the books with the Vegas Golden Knights and Washington Capitals knotted even at 1-1 heading to the nation’s capital. But are things really that close? Did either team steal a win? Let’s take a look. Things Settled Down After Game 1 As expected, Game 2 had a more […]