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Depth NHLer Derek Joslin Signs With SHL’s AIK by   Steven Ellis

Derek Joslin, a depth defenseman who was apart of the Vancouver Canucks organization last season, has signed with AIK in Sweden. Joslin was drafted in the 5th round, 149th overall, of the 2005 NHL Entry Draft by the San Jose Sharks from the Ottawa 67′s of the Ontario Hockey League. As a member of the 67′s, Joslin led the team in scoring among defencemen in the 2005–06 season, [...]
Via The Hockey House
July 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Canucks vs. Stars Thursday Game Preview

Canucks vs. Stars Thursday Game Preview The Northwest Division-leading Vancouver Canucks wrap up their five-game road trip Thursday as they visit the Dallas Stars. Van City can clinch a playoff spot tonight with a W. After Kevin Bieksa missed Tuesday's game with a groin injury, Vancouver recalled fellow defenseman Derek Joslin from Worcester of the American Hockey League...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
April 18, 2013  |  Discuss

Derek Joslin recalled by Vancouver

Derek Joslin recalled by Vancouver from AHL With mainstay Kevin Bieksa injured with that dreaded Lower-body injury a left-handed shot was needed in Van City. He'll be with the club for their Thursday game in Dallas. Here's the official release from the Vancouver Canucks. "Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks President & General Manager Michael D. Gillis...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
April 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Derek Joslin, Marc-Andre Gragnani and The Waiver Wire

A couple days before the NHL free agency period began, the Hurricanes decided to buy out the final year of defenseman Derek Joslin's contract and allowed him to become a UFA. It shouldn't take a genius to figure out why Joslin was bought out when you look at the season he had. He didn't contribute much offense, had the worst possession numbers on the team despite receiving...
Via Shutdown Line
August 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Canucks sign ex-Hurricanes defenseman/forward Derek Joslin to a 2-way contract

Per a tweet from Chip Alexander (Carolina Hurricanes reporter for the Raleigh News & Observer Derek Joslin formerly of the Hurricanes signed with the Vancouver Canucks. Vancouver radio station WX1130 is also reporting the news now. The #Canucks have signed defenseman Derek Joslin to a 1 year - 2 way contract. Played 44 games in Carolina last year.— News1130 Sports (@News1130Sports...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
July 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Derek Joslin 2011-12 Scoring Chances

At the start of the season, the Hurricanes elected to keep Derek Joslin on their main roster as one of nine eligible defensemen. This looks like an excessive amount but keeping Joslin on the big club was a very smart move in the end. He is signed to a cheap contract and couldn't be sent to the AHL without passing through waivers first, and the team felt that he would be needed...
Via Shutdown Line
May 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Hurricanes Recall Derek Joslin from Charlotte

Tweet Joslin RALEIGH, NC &nd...
January 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Canes, minus Sutter, get in power-play work

Derek Joslin, the extra defenseman in Sunday's game at Florida, was filling in today for center Brandon Sutter in practice at the RBC Center. Joslin was at center with Anthony Stewart and Andreas Nodl on the fourth line, and also scored on the shootout that ended practice. Canes coach Kirk Muller said Sutter was taking a maintenance day for a lower-body concern but would play...
Via Lord Stanley's Blog
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss

No disciplinary action for Joslin

The NHL will take no disciplinary action against Canes defenseman Derek Joslin for his hit on Florida Panthers forward Kris Versteeg in Tuesday's game. Versteeg was hit in the head by Joslin late in the first period of the Panthers' 3-1 victory and left the ice bloodied. No penalty was called. A disciplinary hearing was set for Wednesday for Joslin to determine if Joslin...
Via Lord Stanley's Blog
November 30, 2011  |  Discuss

Kris Versteeg not a fan of Derek Joslin’s elbow, Panthers’ schedule

In the first period of their game against the Carolina Hurricanes on Tuesday night, Florida Panthers leading scorer Kris Versteeg (yup, still strange to write that) skated down the middle of the Canes' offensive zone with the puck. That's where he met Derek Joslin; or, more to the point, Derek Joslin's elbow: From On Frozen Pond, the Panthers and Versteeg were none too...
Via Puck Daddy
November 30, 2011  |  Discuss
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