Tagged: ‘NHL’

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...

Draft Cupcakes: June 20th, 2017
June 20th, 2017 at 4:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** Avalanche enters NHL's crucial offseason stretch with significant needs. [Denver Post] Only ... Read Original Post at Sports Media 101 searches and spiders for news it aggregates from across the web about your favorite sport or sports team. This article is originally...

Dreger sees Islanders poised to add offensive piece soon
June 19th, 2017 at 9:04 PM
***PHOTO1*** While the New York Islanders fan base is waiting to hear good news on the John Tavares contract extension front, general manager Garth Snow is no doubt feverishly working behind the scenes to do everything in his power to make a more 91-friendly roster. During a nearly 30-minute discussion on...

Cal Foote, son of Avalanche legend Adam Foote, a likely first-round NHL draft pick
June 19th, 2017 at 12:31 PM
***PHOTO1*** During a joyous occasion in 2001 at the Pepsi Center, Avalanche defenseman Adam Foote was being interviewed at his locker stall when 2-year-old Callan Foote approached his dad for a congratulatory hug. The interview continued, as did the hug. The Avs had just defeated the New Jersey Devils in Game...

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...