Recchi joins Devils as assistant coachMark Recchi offers a lot of perspective for the slumping New Jersey Devils when the team gets back into action in the 2020-21 season. The Hockey Hall of Famer worked as an assistant to Mike Sullivan with the Pittsburgh Penguins and proved himself to be a bright mind.
Jaromír Jágr believes Ovechkin can break the NHL goal recordJaromír Jágr himself was a great goal scorer back in his prime and he believes Alexander Ovechkin can break the record held by the great Wayne Gretzky. The Russian has a lot of ground to cover as Gretzky has a 188-goal lead over him with 894 goals in his legendary career.
Minnesota Wild hope to name captain before season startsThe Minnesota Wild are aiming to name their captain before the start of the 2020-21 season in January. This is a new chapter for Minnesota and is a major change for the team considering that they were getting better despite falling short of the playoffs in the 2019-20 season.
Sheldon Keefe talks about his time as Maple Leafs head coachIn 2019, the Toronto Maple Leafs fired Mike Babcock from the head coach position. It has been a year since Sheldon Keefe took over as the main tactician. Keefe has reflected on his stint with the Leafs.
Detroit’s almost tough historyThe Detroit Red Wings got their 12th straight loss of the 2019-20 season at the hands of the scorching hot Winnipeg Jets in a 5-1 rout. The Jets dominated both ends of the floor and attacked all game long while harassing the Red Wings on the defence last December.
Spoiling Kaskisuo's NHL debutFormer Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Kasimir Kaskisuo was given a warm welcome in his NHL debut in the 2019-20 season. It was one of the games that he will never forget, considering the pressure he got right away as the team’s backup goalie that time.
Petersson’s revival in LokomotivAndre Petersson spent several years in Sweden and in the AHL before he made a call to move to the KHL and play for HC Sochi back in 2014. He later moved on after three seasons and joined Avangard Omsk, Barys Nur-Sultan and then Dynamo Moscow prior to this campaign.
Alex Ovechkin plans to finish his career at Dynamo MoscowAlex Ovechkin and the Washington Capitals have developed an unbreakable partnership over the years. Before that, he was a star for Dynamo Moscow. Even after a total of 15 years with the Capitals, the former Art Ross trophy winner has plans to finish his career in Moscow.
Bruins debut: Dan VladarDan Vladar made the rare feat of being the first goalie in the history of the Boston Bruins to make his NHL debut in the middle of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. He entered the game as a reliever for Jaroslav Halak in one of their games against the Tampa Bay Lightning.