NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE OFF-SEASON NEWS & NOTES

There has been speculation around Montreal Canadiens captain Max Pacioretty for months, with a trade out of town being the most likely final scenario for the scoring winger. Recently though there had been some who wondered if the Canadiens would re-open talks for an extension, something that now appears completely off the table. Marc Antoine Godin of The … Read moreNATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE OFF-SEASON NEWS & NOTES

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES, TAVARES NEW TORONTO MAPLE LEAF

John Tavares gave the Toronto Maple Leafs his word. General manager Kyle Dubas still had his doubts. After all the recruiting, all the speculation, all the contract discussions, Dubas couldn’t fully believe that the Maple Leafs had landed Tavares, the grand prize in the 2018 NHL free agent class. Until he saw the 27-year-old center walk … Read moreNATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE NEWS & NOTES, TAVARES NEW TORONTO MAPLE LEAF

MICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JUNE 2, 2018-NHL-STANLEY CUP FINALS

MICHAEL BARI SHOW Michael recaps Game 3 of the NHL Stanley Cup Finals. Ovechkin, Kuznetsov score in second period; Holtby makes 21 saves. By Dan Rosen  Washington won Game 3 of the best-of-seven series, 3-1, for a 2-1 lead over the Vegas Golden Knights. The Capitals’ stars carried them, from Ovechkin scoring the first goal … Read moreMICHAEL BARI SHOW DAILY JUNE 2, 2018-NHL-STANLEY CUP FINALS