Tagged: ‘NHL’

Tyler Toffoli Says Milan Lucic No Longer Being His Linemate is “Tough”
August 21st, 2016 at 10:03 AM
Los Angeles Kings forward Tyler Toffoli lost his linemate who helped him have his best NHL season yet. Left wing Milan Lucic departed after a year with the Kings, signing a seven-year contract reportedly worth $42 million with the Edmonton Oilers on July 1. Lucic and Toffoli played much of last...

Scotiabank World Cup of Hockey Fan Village to Open in Toronto Sept. 16
August 17th, 2016 at 1:58 PM
***PHOTO1*** Official release from the NHL: The World Cup of Hockey 2016, a best-on-best international tournament featuring more than 170 of the best players in the NHL, will include a free 10-day fan festival in downtown Toronto at the historic Distillery District from Sept.16 to Sept. 25. The Scotiabank World Cup of...

Wayne Gretzky Trade to Los Angeles, 28 Years Later
August 9th, 2016 at 10:00 AM
On August 9, 1988 the trade of Wayne Gretzky from the Edmonton Oilers to the Los Angeles Kings made headlines internationally, as one city mourned the loss of an icon and another was celebrating and ready to jump-start their franchise. But the true legacy of the trade is still being...

NHL Announces ESPN Will Televise Every Game of the World Cup of Hockey 2016
August 5th, 2016 at 10:03 AM
The National Hockey league announced that ESPN networks will televise every game of the World Cup of Hockey 2016 when the puck drops Saturday, Sept. 17, with group play between Team USA and Team Europe on ESPN2 (3:30 p.m. ET). Team Czech Republic and Team Canada will face off in...

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman Address’ Concussions
July 29th, 2016 at 10:30 AM
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman has once again stated that there is not enough data yet to draw conclusions about the link between sports-related concussions and long-term brain degeneration. This statement came in a 24-page letter he wrote to U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal that was posted on The New York Times' website...