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2017 NHL Draft: Oilers Pick Kailer Yamamoto #22 Overall

With the 22nd Pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, the Edmonton Oilers Have Selected Kailer Yamamoto From the Spokane Chiefs in the WHL. About Kailer Yamamoto Despite being undersized at 5 foot 9, Kailer Yamamoto has the potential to be a high-end player due to his excellent speed, pin-point passing and high hockey-IQ. If he can improve his defensive play, he can become a star in...
Via The Hockey Writers
17 minutes ago

T.J. Oshie's Top Five Goals of 2016-17

T.J. Oshie had a bunch of goals in 2016-17, 33 to be exact, but these were the top five of his season.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
21 minutes ago

Casey Mittelstadt happy to be Sabres’ top pick

CHICAGO – As the first round of the NHL Draft approached, no one seemed to have any idea how the early portion would play out and where youngsters like new Buffalo Sabres prospect Casey Mittelstadt could be picked. Sure, it was expected centers Nico Hischier and Nolan Patrick would go first and second overall Friday, and they did. But after that, several guys like Mittelstadt were...
Via Buffalo Hockey Beat
22 minutes ago

STL: 'Quiet day turns into mayhem' for Blackhawks, fanbase

With all the draft day moves the Blackhawks front office made, it was hard for the beat writers and the fanbase to keep up with everything going on
Via CSN Chicago
26 minutes ago

Dallas Stars Trade Up In Draft, Take Goaltender Jake Oettinger

The Dallas Stars had to make a deal to move up three spots in the Entry Draft. But it paid off as they selected goaltender Jake Oettinger at 26th overall. It was right around when the Montreal Canadiens were on the clock with the 25th pick when murmurs started to pick up that the Dallas […] Dallas Stars Trade Up In Draft, Take Goaltender Jake Oettinger - Blackout Dallas - Blackout...
Via Blackout Dallas
27 minutes ago

Sakic holds firm on Duchene, hitches wagon to Makar

  CHICAGO – It was a relatively uneventful night for the Colorado Avalanche on the first day of the NHL Draft as General Manager Joe Sakic quelled the expected fireworks with another display of passivity. Flying in the face of intense trade winds league wide and armed with arguably the most desirable asset known to be on the market in Matt Duchene, Sakic continued to hold firm...
Via BSN Denver
31 minutes ago

2017 NHL Draft: Blues Pick Robert Thomas #20 Overall

With the 20th Pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, the St. Louis Blues Have Selected Robert Thomas From the London Knights in the OHL. About Robert Thomas Rob Thomas is a leader on the London Knights and a mainstay on the team’s top line. Comparable to Bo Horvat of the Vancouver Canucks, Thomas is a very skilled player who can play a strong two-way came and knows how to create...
Via The Hockey Writers
33 minutes ago

WATCH: Tallon: Proud to be a Blackhawk prouder to be a Panther

Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon joins Elliotte Friedman to talk about the selection of Owen Tippet at the 2017 NHL Draft in Chicago.
Via SportsNetCanada
45 minutes ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Blues take Kostin with last pick in first round

With the last pick in the first round of the 2017 NHL Draft, the St. Louis Blues trade up to take Klim Kostin.
Via SportsNetCanada
51 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks pick Jokiharju is a 'real smart player'

The panel discusses the positive attributes the Blackhawks look for in a defenseman that Henri Jokiharju also brings to the table
Via CSN Chicago
54 minutes ago

'Better way to do this,' Toews and Kane announce draft pick

Blackhawks stars Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane help announce the team's first round pick, Henri Jokiharju
Via CSN Chicago
54 minutes ago

2017 NHL Draft: Flames Pick Juuso Valimaki #16 Overall

With the 16th Pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, the Calgary Flames Have Selected Juuso Valimaki From the Tri-City Americans in the WHL. About Juuso Valimaki A very good offensive defenseman with above-average size, skating and skill, Valimaki has the potential to excel at the NHL level due to his good speed and vision. Primarily an offensive player, Valimaki will have to work on...
Via The Hockey Writers
56 minutes ago

Bowman: Trading Panarin 'very hard'

Blackhawks GM Stan Bowman talks about the draft day decisions he made to revamp the Blackhawks roster for next season
Via CSN Chicago
1 hour ago

WATCH: Toews, Kane select Jokiharju for Blackhawks at 29th overall

Watch as Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane announce the draft pick for the Chicago Blackhawks at 29th overall.
Via SportsNetCanada
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Blues acquire Brayden Schenn in draft-day trade with Flyers

Via AP on Fox
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Blues acquire Brayden Schenn in making 2 trades at NHL draft

Via AP on Fox
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Blackhawks trade back, select Henri Jokiharju at No. 29

The Blackhawks made their third trade of the day Friday night, but this one didn't have the same magnitude as the first two. Gary Bettman announced
Via CSN Chicago
1 hour ago

2017 NHL Draft: Bruins Pick Urho Vaakanainen #18 Overall

With the 18th Pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, the Boston Bruins Have Selected Urho Vaakanainen From the JYP in Liiga. About Urho Vaakanainen Urho Vaakanainen won’t ever impress anybody on the scoresheet. He likely isn’t going to be a big point producer at any level of his career. Despite this, Vaakanainen has the potential to be an elite defenseman in the NHL due to his stay...
Via The Hockey Writers
1 hour ago

Bruins pick Finnish defenseman at No. 18

The Bruins went off the board, taking the 50th-ranked player, according to Red Line Report.
Via Boston.com
1 hour ago

T.J. Oshie on signing his new deal with the Capitals

After signing his new deal with the Capitals, T.J. Oshie joined Rob Carlin and Jill Sorenson on the Caps Faceoff podcast.
Via CSN Mid-Atlantic
1 hour ago

Getting to know Montreal Canadiens 25th-overall selection Ryan Poehling

Poehling accomplished the rare feat of playing in the NCAA as a 17-year-old. With their 25th-overall selection in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft, the Montreal Canadiens have selected centre Ryan Poehling. Poehling played his first year of university as a 17-year-old, joining his twin brothers as they all played their freshman seasons with St. Cloud State University. There he produced...
Via Eyes On The Prize
1 hour ago

2017 NHL Draft: Blackhawks Select Defenseman Henri Jokiharju

Chicago adds another defenseman The post 2017 NHL Draft: Blackhawks Select Defenseman Henri Jokiharju appeared first on Committed Indians.
Via Committed Indians
1 hour ago

Chicago Blackhawks Select Henri Jokiharju With Pick #29

The NHL draft is in Chicago tonight, and it took nearly 3 hours for the Chicago Blackhawks to make their first selection.  After a whirlwind day of trades and saying goodbye to some fan favorites, the Chicago Blackhawks and the rest of the NHL didn’t make any moves to move up or down in this […] Chicago Blackhawks Select Henri Jokiharju With Pick #29 - Blackhawk Up - Blackhawk...
Via Blackhawk Up
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

2017 NHL draft results: Blackhawks select Henri Jokiharju with No. 29 pick

Jokiharju is the Blackhawks’ first pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft. The Chicago Blackhawks selected defenseman Henri Jokiharju of the WHL’s Portland Winterhawks with the No. 29 overall pick in the 2017 NHL Entry Draft amid cheers from the crowd at the United Center on Friday night. Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews came on stage to announce the pick, which was the Hawks’ first...
Via Second City Hockey
1 hour ago

WATCH: Flyers 2nd pick, Frost at 27th

With the 27th pick of the 2017 NHL Draft the Philadelphia Flyers selected Morgan Frost.
Via SportsNetCanada
1 hour ago  |  Discuss
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