FLAMES SIGN JUUSO VALIMAKI

Sunday, July 23rd, 2017


The Flames’ 2017 first round pick has inked an entry-level contract with the club by CALGARY FLAMES STAFF @NHLFlames / CalgaryFlames.com The Calgary Flames announced today that they have signed their 2017 first round draft pick Juuso Valimaki to a three-year entry-level contract. Valimaki, a native of Nokia, Finland, spent the last two seasons on the blueline […]

 

Eemeli Rasanen Meets with the Media

Wednesday, July 12th, 2017


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Flames first-rounder Juuso Valimaki arrives at development camp with ambitious goal

Friday, July 7th, 2017


WES GILBERTSON Published on: July 4, 2017 | Last Updated: July 4, 2017 5:44 PM MDT   He is, for now, just a face in the crowd. Calgary Flames first-rounder Juuso Valimaki touched down in the Stampede City several days back, but the blonde blue-liner has yet to be singled out by any autograph-seeking, selfie-snapping […]

 

Matthew Peca re-signs for another year with the Tampa Bay Lightning

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017


by Achariya@tanyarezak  Jul 5, 2017, 10:02am EDT Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images This past season, Matthew Peca scored his first NHL goal at the age of 23, in his fourth game with the Tampa Bay Lightning. He played ten games in all with the big club, and contributed to a long and successful Syracuse Crunch playoff run. A few months […]

 

Preds top pick Tolvanen signs in Finland

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017


TSN.ca Staff Nashville Predators first-round pick Eeli Tolvanen has signed a one-year deal to play with Jokerit Helsinki in Finland next season. The right winger, selected 30th overall by the Predators last month, had committed to Boston College but was reportedly rejected by the school’s admissions office. View image on Twitter  Follow Jokerit Helsinki @Jokerit_EN #Jokerit and forward Eeli […]

 

Panthers Sign Sebastian Repo

Sunday, July 2nd, 2017


Panthers Sign Forward Sebastian Repo to a 3-Year ELC Cats 2017 sixth round pick helped Tampere Tappara to 2017 Liiga Championship   by Florida Panthers @FlaPanthers / FloridaPanthers.com 11:00 AM Share   Florida Panthers President of Hockey Operations & General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has signed forward Sebastian Repo to a […]

 

Matiss Kivlenieks Prepares for the Pros

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017


The Sioux City netminder captured 2016-17 USHL Player of the Year and Goaltender of the Year awards by Alison Lukan @AlisonL / BlueJackets.com June 27th, 2017 A few months ago, goaltender Matiss Kivlenieks had been named the USHL Player and Goaltender of the Year and was preparing to go to Minnesota State University-Mankato to play […]

 

A Message from Erik Haula

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017


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A Stanley Cup could be a Conn job for Predators’ Pekka Rinne

Tuesday, May 30th, 2017


Nashville goalie is the favorite to be playoff MVP as Stanley Cup final begins. Nashville Predators goalie Pekka Rinne leads every major statistical category for goalies in the 2017 NHL playoffs.  (Mark Humphrey / The Associated Press)   By Mark ZwolinskiSports reporter Sat., May 27, 2017 The Conn Smythe Trophy field gets smaller with each day. Pittsburgh […]

 

Pekka Rinne’s been the Predators’ backbone during run to final

Thursday, May 25th, 2017


Associated Press May 25, 2017, 9:44 AM EDT NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Knocking the smile off Pekka Rinne‘s face right now is nearly impossible. The longest-tenured player with the Nashville Predators, the 34-year-old goaltender finally will play in his first Stanley Cup Final in his ninth full NHL season. “As a player, I feel like I’ve […]