Garrioch rumor roundup Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun: Philadelphia Flyers GM Chuck Fletcher will make decisions on any potential changes after their road trip – four more games after last night’s win. Fletcher has already been working the phones with other GMs. The Flyers hope to make the playoffs so changes may be needed.
Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby joined Mario Lemieux and Bernie Parent as the only other players in NHL history to win the Conn Smythe Trophy in back-to-back years. Crosby deserved it, posting eight goals and 27 points in 24 playoff games. But he wasn’t the only member of the Penguins who played at an MVP level.
In today’s Rumor Rundown, we discuss a couple teams and some off-season plans that may be in the works. Are the Edmonton Oilers and Ottawa Senators discussing a major move? What about the New York Rangers who have told fans of their intention to rebuild but may not be completely acting like a rebuilding team?
10:02 PM ET Associated Press CALGARY, Alberta — Humboldt Broncos survivor Ryan Straschnitzki was a passenger on a bus that was rear-ended by a truck on his way home from physiotherapy. Straschnitzki, 19, was one of 13 survivors April 6 when the team bus was hit by a semi-trailer at an intersection north of Tisdale,
by Lindsey Willhite | AHL On The Beat When Chicago Wolves goaltender Max Lagace signed a free-agent contract with the Vegas Golden Knights in July 2017, his plan for the season was simple. “In my mind, I was going to fight for a spot here,” said Lagace, referring to Chicago and the Wolves. That’s sort of
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League today announced that Springfield Thunderbirds defenseman Ian McCoshen has been suspended for one (1) game as a consequence of his actions at the conclusion of a game at Utica on Dec. 7. McCoshen was suspended under the provisions of AHL Rule 28.1 (supplementary discipline). He missed Springfield’s game