Following the Jets defeat of the Capitals, IC’s Ezra Ginsburg caught up with Winnipegger Cody Eakin and Saskatchewan native Brooks Laich.
Is this finally the year for the Washington Capitals? Will the Stanley Cup that has eluded them since their inception in 1974 finally come to the U.S. nation’s capital? The questions that require answering by the Capitals as this upcoming season is about to get underway are the following, namely; 1) Does Alexander Ovechkin have enough of a supporting cast? 2) Will the […]
What team beat writers are saying this Labour Day afternoon.
From the Washington Capitals: The Washington Capitals have signed unrestricted free agent center Brendan Morrison to a one-year contract, vice president and general manager George McPhee announced today. In keeping with club policy, financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. A 5’11”, 181-pound native of Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Morrison has had 50-plus points […]
What team beat writers are saying this afternoon: NHL The Thrashers have signed Nikolai Antropov to a 4 year, $16 million contract. As well, the team also re-signed Chris Thorburn. A lot of cash to be throwing at Antropov but really not out of line with the ridiculous spending we’ve already seen the past day […]
NHL Playoff Morning Papers (Sunday Edition): Bad bounces cost Penguins, some public support for Hamilton and an exciting Game 1 of the Calder Cup
Stanley Cup Final Luck played a factor in yesterday’s result, writes Mitch Albom. With Game 2 tonight, Albom believes the Penguins saw many signs that gave them confidence heading into Sunday night. Last night had to be frustrating for Pittsburgh, explains Bob Wojnowski. Dave Dye says Marc-Andre Fleury wasn’t as sharp as Chris Osgood. Jonathan Ericsson probably wouldn’t have played […]
What team beat writers are saying this afternoon: Playoff teams: Pittsburgh could be two-sport champions if the Penguins win the Cup. The Steel city is enjoying some great success as of late. Teams not in the playoffs: The Bruins ownership wants to get Peter Chiarellin signed to a contract extension this summer. He has done a […]
From TSN: The Washington Capitals could be losing another player to the Kontinental Hockey League. RDS is reporting that forward Viktor Kozlov has signed a deal to play with Salavat of the KHL for next season. Details of the contract were not reported. Read report here. I have to be honest, the names here (Kozlov […]