3:40 PM EDT, Wed October 21, 2020
17 mins ago
NHL Chatroom: Jumbo addition for the Leafs, jumbo expectations for the Sens

NHL Chatroom: Jumbo addition for the Leafs, jumbo expectations for the Sens

In this episode, Ailish and Dangle break down the Toronto Maple Leafs signing Joe Thornton, the suddenly high expectations of the Ottawa Senators, what the Winnipeg Jets are doing with Patrik Laine, and whether an Avalanche Nordiques throwback is acceptable. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
36 mins ago
Adam Oates on skill development and how to practice

Adam Oates on skill development and how to practice

Hockey Hall of Famer and skills coach Adam Oates joins Jeff and Elliotte to talk about the types of drills that frustrate him, what coaches should focus on when designing practices, some creative pointers and much more. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
1 hour ago
How will Joe Thornton fit on the 2020–21 Toronto Maple Leafs?

How will Joe Thornton fit on the 2020–21 Toronto Maple Leafs?

Where does Joe Thornton fit in the Maple Leafs’ lineup, and was his signing a good use of that bottom-six roster spot? Justin Bourne has answers to those questions and more. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
2 hours ago
Jets loan Kristian Vesalainen to HPK in Finland’s Liiga

Jets loan Kristian Vesalainen to HPK in Finland’s Liiga

The Winnipeg Jets have load forward Kristian Vesalainen to HPK in Finland’s Liiga. He will return to North America when the 2020-21 NHL season begins. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
2 hours ago
Kraken hire Gary Roberts as sports science and performance consultant

Kraken hire Gary Roberts as sports science and performance consultant

The Seattle Kraken have added seven new hires to the club’s hockey operations department, headlined by Gary Roberts as sports science and performance consultant. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
4 hours ago
Top 10 Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick calls of all-time

Top 10 Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick calls of all-time

Now that legendary hockey broadcaster Mike ‘Doc’ Emrick has announced his retirement, we count down the top 10 play-by-play calls of his career. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
16 hours ago
Carrying eight defencemen puts Maple Leafs in good spot

Carrying eight defencemen puts Maple Leafs in good spot

Justin Bourne joined Sportsnet Central to talk about the latest news around the Maple Leafs, and why it’s not the end of the world for them to be over the salary cap at this point with eight defencemen. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
18 hours ago
Behind Ilya Mikheyev’s last-minute RFA contract with Maple Leafs

Behind Ilya Mikheyev’s last-minute RFA contract with Maple Leafs

Less than 24 hours before Wednesday’s scheduled arbitration case, restricted free agent Ilya Mikheyev and the Toronto Maple Leafs found common ground Tuesday night. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
18 hours ago
Toronto Maple Leafs trail favourites on Eastern Conference odds

Toronto Maple Leafs trail favourites on Eastern Conference odds

The Toronto Maple Leafs have kept busy since making another early exit from the NHL playoffs, but they have yet to gain ground on the odds to win the Eastern Conference next season as they continue to lag as a +850 bet at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark.com. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
19 hours ago
Canucks’ Gaudette hoping to prove himself worthy of Bure’s No. 96

Canucks’ Gaudette hoping to prove himself worthy of Bure’s No. 96

After a not-so-simple switch to Pavel Bure’s No. 96, Adam Gaudette won’t let that switch diminish the determination that has been responsible for everything he has achieved so far with the Vancouver Canucks. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
20 hours ago
Maple Leafs sign Ilya Mikheyev to two-year, $3.29M extension

Maple Leafs sign Ilya Mikheyev to two-year, $3.29M extension

Restricted free agent Ilya Mikheyev and the Toronto Maple Leafs agreed to a two-year contract worth an average annual value of $1.645 million on Tuesday. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
21 hours ago
Are Johnny Gaudreau’s Days In Calgary Numbered?

Are Johnny Gaudreau’s Days In Calgary Numbered?

Eric Francis and Ryan Leslie sit down to discuss the future of Johnny Gaudreau & David Rittich in Calgary. Plus, what moving on from them would mean for the future of the team. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
23 hours ago
Blackhawks publish letter to fans confirming team is rebuilding

Blackhawks publish letter to fans confirming team is rebuilding

In a letter marking the end of an era, the Chicago Blackhawks confirmed to fans that the club is rebuilding. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Oct 20, 2020
Winnipeg Jets depth chart: Are more blue-line reinforcements on the way?

Winnipeg Jets depth chart: Are more blue-line reinforcements on the way?

Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff addressed the second-line centre need by bringing back veteran Paul Stastny, solidified the back end and landed a bonus at the NHL Draft in Cole Perfetti. That said, Ken Wiebe breaks down where the roster stands. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
Oct 20, 2020
NWHL’s Toronto Six names Digit Murphy as franchise’s first head coach

NWHL’s Toronto Six names Digit Murphy as franchise’s first head coach

Legendary coach Digit Murphy will soon be behind the bench once again, as she’s set to serve as the first-ever head coach of the NWHL’s Toronto Six when they begin their inaugural season in the new year. The post NHL appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.