Oilers News and Rumors: Puljujarvi, Smith, Larsson, More

In an Edmonton Oilers news and rumors update, there are developments coming out of Finland where Jesse Puljujarvi has made a decision on his future, there are questions about who should get the start in Edmonton’s net and speculation about where to slot defenseman Adam Larsson when he returns from injury. And, the Oilers are […]

NHL helping female journalist from Serbia break down barriers – NHL.com

Nina Kolundzija can relate to what many women have endured for some time. The Serbia-born reporter who covers sports for national broadcast network B92 and worked at the NHL for three weeks as the 2019 delegate from the Global Sports Mentoring Program is determined to help break down stereotypes still affecting female athletes. “I want […]

Team of the Week: Notre Dame

November 12, 2019 PRINT Irish One of 3 Remaining Unbeatens After Sweeping OSU by Adam Wodon/Managing Editor (@CHN_AdamWodon) Related Articles Notre Dame While going to four straight NCAA tournaments, including Frozen Fours in 2017 and 2018, Notre Dame hasn’t been known for lighting it up in recent years. Maybe that’s changing this year. The Irish […]

Leon Draisaitl on life in Connor McDavid’s shadow

7:00 AM ET SAN JOSE — Matching the energy of an ethereal talent isn’t something every player can do. That is why playing on Connor McDavid‘s wing is a daunting task. “It’s the time and space you have to give him, to get him the puck in full flight. I think that’s maybe what some […]

Longtime AP sports writer, editor Olan dies at 96

9:37 PM ET Associated Press NEW YORK — Ben Olan, a sports writer and editor at The Associated Press for more than 50 years who was honored by the NHL Hall of Fame, has died. He was 96. Known for being nattily dressed during his days when AP headquarters was located at 50 Rockefeller Plaza, […]

Blue Jackets’ Foligno Suspended 3 Games for Hit on Bellemare

By The Canadian Press November 11th, 2019 COLUMBUS, Ohio — The NHL has suspended Columbus forward Nick Foligno for three games for a hit that leveled Colorado Avalanche forward Pierre-Edouard Bellemare. The Department of Player Safety announced the penalty for the Blue Jackets captain on Monday. Foligno dropped Bellemare with the open-ice hit with his […]

Canucks: Tanev, Miller, November Curse & More

Welcome to Canucks Weekly, where you can catch up on the past week of the Vancouver Canucks throughout the 2019-20 season. From trending topics to news and notes, this is your weekly update on all things Canucks. November has begun, and the Canucks have only four points in the standings so far. After accumulating 17 […]