Where Avalanche stands with the salary cap now

Chris McFarland made some moves to change up the team’s composition in the middle. Complete NHL Draft. And in less than 48 hours, all the unrestricted free agents around the NHL hit the market. And there is still a lot of work to be done by the Colorado Avalanche. They are not finished yet. Not … Read more

USA Hockey NTDP continues the trend with a major impact on the 2023 NHL Draft

Nashville – The USA Hockey National Under-18 Team Development Program team has continued its trend of sprinkling a few Star-Spangled Magic in the first round in the 2023 NHL Senior Draft. It started when William Smith (6-foot-1, 180 pounds), a right shooting center, became the first of four NTDP U-18 players to be selected in … Read more

Kings pick goalkeeper Hampton Slukinski (4th round, 188th pick)

The LA Kings made their fourth-round selection in the 2023 NHL draft, selecting guard Hampton Slukynsky from Minnesota’s Warroad High School with the 118th overall pick! VitalsPosition: GoalkeeperConstipation: leftBirthdate: July 2, 2005Height: 6-1Weight: 179Hometown: Warroad, MNFinal NHL Central Scout Ranking: 16 (NA Goaltenders)Hockey McCain: 223Hockey draft odds: 205FC hockey: 262The stats (Warroad High School): 28-1-1, … Read more

Two Scouts’ wild trip to the NHL draft – canceled trips, a car crash and an ‘champion’ RV

The phone of the Dallas Stars’ director of team services rang at 4:42 p.m. Tuesday, with a call from one of the team’s international amateur scouts. “As soon as I heard Jiří’s voice, I knew something wasn’t right,” said Jason Radman, who oversees the team’s travel. “Tell me what happened. The first thought, of course, … Read more

Andrew Crystal, a talented playmaker and member of Conor Bedard’s roller hockey group, was selected by the Capitals in the second round.

The Washington Capitals turned the clock back early on Day 2 of the 2023 NHL Draft and selected one of the most interesting prospects in the entire season. Andrew Crystalthe left winger from the WHL’s Kelowna Rockets, has a massive offensive upside after finishing the third draft season in the entire league in terms of … Read more

Every 2nd day pick, trade, tracker

The NHL Draft continues Thursday at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville with rounds two through seven. Chicago selected Connor Beddard first overall in the first round on Wednesday night, as Anaheim surprised some by picking Swedish quarterback Leo Carlsson second overall. Columbus selected Michigan center Adam Fantelli at third, and San Jose selected US U-18 center … Read more