Month: February 2020

CENTRE GEORGES-VÉZINA, CHICOUTIMI, QC — Benoit-Olivier Groulx had a goal and an assist leading the Moncton Wildcats to a 4-2 victory over the Chicoutimi Saguenéens in QMJHL action. The Saguenéens took an early 1-0 lead in the first period on a goal by Raphaël Lavoie. Moncton moved ahead 3-2 in the second period led by
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Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning says goaltender Jacob Markstrom has undergone a “minor lower body procedure” and will be re-evaluated in two weeks. Benning provided the update on the Canucks’ top goaltender in a statement Wednesday evening. Markstrom suffered an injury in Vancouver’s 9-3 win over the Boston Bruins on Saturday. Thatcher Demko started
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7:00 AM ET The 2020 NHL trade deadline was one of the season’s biggest mysteries. There weren’t many obvious sellers, and the standings were so tightly packed that even the Buffalo Sabres — who have a 2.8% chance of making the playoffs, per Money Puck — considered themselves in the hunt. There weren’t the same
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Joel Quenneville sees a lot of similarities between his new team and the old one. When he took over behind the Blackhawks’ bench four games into the 2008-09 season, Chicago had a roster loaded with untested skill led by Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews still trying to find its way. Quenneville guided the Blackhawks into
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8:10 PM ET Vancouver Canucks goaltender Jacob Markstrom underwent a minor lower-body procedure Wednesday and will be re-evaluated in two weeks, Canucks general manager Jim Benning announced. Markstrom underwent an MRI on Monday after suffering the injury in a 9-3 win over Boston on Saturday. Backup Thatcher Demko will receive the bulk of the workload
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Several NHL prospects changed teams in the American Hockey League before the 2020 NHL Trade Deadline on Monday.  Here is a look at several potential NHL players who found new AHL homes.  Eetu Luostarinen, Chase Priskie and Mason Marchment, Springfield (Florida Panthers) Florida added prospect depth in a trade that sent forward Vincent Trocheck to
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