Tagged: ‘Calvin Pickard’

Vegas Golden Knights may get franchise goalie, young roster
June 20th, 2017 at 10:46 AM
***PHOTO1*** George McPhee can't wait to fill the white board, the one in the Vegas Golden Knights' expansion draft room. On Wednesday night, the staff will start adding the names of players who will become part of the expansion team for its first NHL season. "We're going to put our team...

Vegas Golden Knights hold cards as NHL expansion draft nears
June 19th, 2017 at 10:17 AM
***PHOTO1*** George McPhee might as well be The Godfather of the NHL during the Vegas Golden Knights' three-day expansion draft window. He holds the cards for a significant chunk of the league's talent, fielding calls from fellow general managers willing to trade something to keep McPhee from plucking certain players from...

Analysis: Avalanche enters NHL’s crucial offseason stretch with significant needs
June 19th, 2017 at 6:53 AM
***PHOTO1*** The NHL's busiest off-ice time of the season is upon us, with next weekend's entry draft followed by the July 1 opening of the free agency period. This year, there is additional activity with the expansion Vegas Golden Knights, who will pluck one player from each of the 30 existing...

Avalanche exposes Calvin Pickard to expansion Vegas Golden Knights
June 18th, 2017 at 11:08 AM
***PHOTO1*** In advance of Wednesday's NHL expansion draft in Las Vegas, the league announced each team's protected list Sunday morning. The Avalanche protected 11 players, including goalie Semyon Varlamov, and left the likes of goalie Calvin Pickard, forward Mikhail Grigorenko and defenseman Mark Barbario available to the Vegas Golden Knights. Each...

Colorado Avalanche Expansion Draft Keepers
June 15th, 2017 at 5:40 PM
***PHOTO1*** As you all may or may not know, there's a pretty significant change coming to NHL Hockey. The new expansion team, The Las Vegas Golden Knights, will begin their inaugural season in 2017. This means every team will have to submit player protected lists to Vegas by Saturday, June 17. Some...