St. Louis Blues Sign William Carrier and Christian Hanson

By Randall Ritchey (THG_Ritchey) St. Louis Blues agree to terms with Christian HansonImage courtesy of Getty Images The St. Louis Blues have announced the signings of prospect, William Carrier and free agent forward, Christian Hanson. Carrier, 18, was drafted by the Blues in the second round, 57th overall, in the 2013 NHL entry draft. The native of La Salle, Quebec, Canada has played...
Via The Hockey Guys
August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Dee Karl: Sound Tigers Roar in Providence

Well, another win for the Sound Tigers with Anders Nilsson in net with a score of 6 - 2 over the Bruins on a Sunday afternoon in Providence. David Ullstrom is making up for lost time and netted two of the Sound Tigers goals and assisted on another to give him a three point afternoon. Well, welcome back David. For the Bruins, Christian Hanson (of Slap Shot bloodlines) got...
Via HockeyBuzz
November 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Boston Bruins Sign Son Of Hanson Brother From The Movie Slap Shot

The Brothers, Hanson CSNNE: The Bruins have signed a veteran forward to help their front-line depth, but it’s not a name anybody might have been expecting. The Bruins now have some good size and grittiness depth and will boast all the “Slap Shot” stories they can entertain during training camp as they’ve signed former University of Notre Dame forward Christian Hanson. Hanson...
Via The Awesome Boston
July 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Christian Hanson Adds Depth Up Front, Bringing Size and Some 'Slap Shot' Ties to Bruins Organization

The Hanson Brothers aren't bringing their toys to Boston, but someone close to them will be joining the Bruins organization. The Bruins finally waded into the free agent waters on Monday, adding a depth player who could compete for a bottom-six role in Boston. That player also happens to come with quite a hockey pedigree, as center Christian Hanson is the son of Dave Hanson of...
July 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Is Justin Schultz Worth The Hype?

from Damien Cox of the Toronto Star, As always, it’s worth wondering if it’s because of his talent — and the kid has a chunk of it — or simply because he is free, at least as of Monday. No need to trade players or prospects or picks to get him, no need to even expend a high draft selection — you just sign him. This, going back to the days of Ray Staszak, has always caused...
Via Kukla's Korner
June 28, 2012  |  Discuss

Storm Clouds in Hershey?

The turmoil in DC seems to be subsiding, at least for now.  After a 3 game win streak wrapped around a non-eventful trade deadline day, it looks like things are slowly getting better.  Granted, there’s still turmoil.  Mike Knuble and Roman Hamrlik are still sitting in a spot previously reserved for Michael Nylander and Tyler Sloan.  The Caps have yet to present a full, 60-minute...
Via Rock the Red
March 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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