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Quenneville Selected to AHL All-Star Classic
January 3rd, 2019 by Kiley Farrell

Binghamton, N.Y. – The Binghamton Devils are just about halfway through their season, with four months left and only four weeks away from the AHL ALL-Star Classic. The American Hockey League announced today that forward John Quenneville and goaltender Mackenzie Blackwood were selected to the 2019 AHL All-Star Classic, to be held January 27-28 in…

Alex Belzile au match des étoiles
January 3rd, 2019 by le Journal de Montreal

L’attaquant Alex Belzile sera l’unique représentant du Rocket de Laval, club-école du Canadien de Montréal, à la classique des étoiles de la Ligue américaine de hockey (LAH), qui doit se tenir les 27 et 28 janvier à Springfield, au Massachusetts. Invité à l’événement pour la première fois de sa carrière, Belzile, 27 ans, a récolté…

Official Statement Regarding Max Comtois
January 3rd, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Official Statement on Social Media Comments by Max Comtois’ Representatives St. Louis, MO (January 3, 2019) – Maxime Comtois is the ultimate example of a Hockey Canada athlete who has grown through the ranks to become a selfless leader. No one is prouder to wear the Maple Leaf on his chest and…

Karate helped shape Comtois as a child
January 2nd, 2019 by  As a kid Maxime Comtois got into a lot of trouble. His emotions could get the best of him, but he found an outlet in karate. The skills he learned translated to the ice and the lessons learned will never leave Canada’s captain.  

Capitals’ Tyler Lewington gets Gordie Howe hat-trick
December 30th, 2018 by

The Capitals’ rookie didn’t wait long to get his first Gordie Howe hat-trick. In just his second game, Tyler Lewington assists on Tom Wilson’s goal, scores one of his own and drops the gloves with Zack Smith.

December 29th, 2018 by Nick Nollenberger

Jeffrey Viel is what you call a throwback. Willing to do whatever it takes to win, the 21-year-old is filling a familiar role in his first year of pro hockey. Already revered by his coaches, teammates and fans for his selfless approach and tremendous toughness, Viel is a born leader. This is a trait that…

Comtois emotional after being named captain for World Juniors
December 26th, 2018 by Mark Masters -

When’s the last time Maxime Comtois served as the captain of a hockey team? “I don’t remember,” the Drummondville left winger said with a grin. “I’ve been before, but it’s been a long time. I usually wear the ‘A.’” As Canada’s only returning player, Comtois was always destined for a leadership role at this year’s…

Lewington’s Family Makes the Trip for NHL Debut
December 24th, 2018 by Taryn Bray @tarynbray /

Caps defenseman Tyler Lewington made his NHL debut tonight against the Senators in Ottawa. The 24-year-old Edmonton native was Washington’s seventh-round choice (204th overall) in the 2013 NHL draft and his debut comes after he has skated in 201 regular season games at the AHL level. Lewington was recalled from the Hershey Bears on December…

Wheeling Watch: Hirano a pioneer for Japan
December 19th, 2018 by Taylor Haase

Rarely do Japanese-born hockey players make the jump to North American professional hockey. Before this season, only one Japanese player had played for Wheeling — Hiroyuki Miura, who played in six games for the Thunderbirds in 1993-94 before returning home to Japan. Goaltender Yutaka Fukufuji played four games for the Los Angeles Kings in 2006-07….

Rookie Carter Hart enjoys successful debut for Flyers, new coach
December 19th, 2018

by Greg Wyshynski – The Philadelphia Flyers’ 3-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night marked a new era for the franchise. It was the first game under interim coach Scott Gordon, who replaced the fired Dave Hakstol on Monday. Perhaps more importantly, it marked the successful NHL debut for a rookie…

Bishop, Khudobin help Stars shut out Flames
December 19th, 2018

by Jeff Miller / Correspondent DALLAS — Ben Bishop and Anton Khudobin combined to make 24 saves for the Dallas Stars in a 2-0 win against the Calgary Flames at American Airlines Center on Tuesday. It was 67th combined shutout in NHL history and the first in Stars/Minnesota North Stars history. Jamie Benn and…

Hart earns a win in his ‘dream come true’ NHL debut
December 18th, 2018

by NBC Sports Philadelphia Taryn Hatcher catches up with Carter Hart immediately after earning a win in his NHL debut against Detroit. The 20-year-old talks about his emotions after the win and being so grateful for the support of his family. Your browser does not support iframes.

Flyers recall Carter Hart from Phantoms
December 17th, 2018

by @nhlflyers The Philadelphia Flyers have loaned goaltender Alex Lyon to their AHL affiliate, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. They have also recalled goaltender Carter Hart from the Phantoms and placed goaltender Anthony Stolarz on Injured Reserve. Stolarz has a lower-body injury and will be sidelined 2-4 weeks. The announcement came from Executive Vice President…

Capitals Recall Lewington
December 15th, 2018

by Washington Capitals @Capitals / The Washington Capitals have recalled defenseman Tyler Lewington from the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League (AHL), senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today. Lewington, 24, has recorded six points (2g, 4a) in 26 games with Hershey this season and is one of two defensemen…

Comtois bringing lessons from Ducks to World Juniors with Canada
December 14th, 2018

by Kevin Woodley / Correspondent VICTORIA, British Columbia — As one of two returning players from Canada’s gold medal-winning team, Max Comtois was already being counted on to provide leadership at the 2019 IIHF World Junior Championship. Playing with the Anaheim Ducks in between tournaments better prepared him for the role. The 19-year-old forward…

Cozens keeping level head en route to 2019 NHL Draft
December 13th, 2018

by Mike G. Morreale @mikemorrealeNHL / Staff Writer Dylan Cozens of Lethbridge in the Western Hockey League hopes to someday become the third player from Whitehorse, Yukon, Canada, to play in the NHL. At the rate he’s going, it’s not a question of when, but how soon for the 17-year-old forward. “There aren’t too…

That Kid From The Yukon
December 12th, 2018

Whitehorse’s Dylan Cozens has his sights set on the NHL BY RHIANNON RUSSELL – Dylan Cozens has always owned a fierce competitive streak. When his parents signed him up for soccer as a four-year-old in Whitehorse, he had no interest in introductory games like Duck, Duck, Goose or Ring Around the Rosie. He wanted…

December 11th, 2018

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…

Danton Heinen splits the Maple Leafs defence for Play of The Night
December 10th, 2018

by & Danton Heinen splits through the Maple Leafs defence and buries it past Frederik Andersen.

3 things we learned in the NHL: Allen hits milestone by blanking Jets
December 8th, 2018

by Julia Kreuz – The Winnipeg Jets‘ mighty power play was kept off the scoresheet, Connor McDavid joined some pretty good company and the Dallas Stars got a quick burst of offence en route to their fourth straight win. Here are three things we learned in the NHL on Friday. Blues put on a…


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