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Connor McMichael Wins OHL Fan Poll For ‘Most Exciting To Watch” For 2019-2020 Season

Photo: Matt Hiscox Photgraphy The votes are in. Out of all four OHL skaters to have reached 100 points over the 2019-20 season, Capitals prospect and London Knight Connor McMichael dazzled fans above all with 45.4% of votes. 

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Alex Ovechkin Ranks #4 In Forbes Russia’s Highest Paid Russian Stars Under 40

Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images Forbes Russia recently released its “Top 40 stars under 40” list for 2020. Washington Capitals captain Alex Ovechkin ranked 4th overall on this years list. Ovechkin finished 3rd overall in 2019 and was number … Continue reading

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Report: NHL Salary Cap Will Be “Kept Close” to $81.5 Million for Next Three Seasons

As we previously reported last month, the NHL and the NHLPA are currently in the midst of not only negotiating the final ‘Return To Play’ protocol for the 2020 playoffs, but are also knee-deep in negotiating the structure of a new Collective … Continue reading

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Closed Arenas Cause Delay In NHL’s ‘Puck And Player’ Tracking Rollout

The NHL’s much-anticipated rollout of its Puck & Player Tracking System, announced  during All-Star Weekend in January 2019, will not rollout with the resumption of play this summer. At least not at the start.

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Martin Hugo Has Completes Week of Training With Czech National Junior Team

Washington Capitals defensive prospect Martin Hugo Has (Left) and the Czech National Junior team spent the past week training at the Winter Stadium in Rokycany, Czech Republic. Last Sunday afternoon, for the first time ever, they listened to the instructions … Continue reading

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NHL Releases Weekly Update on COVID-19 Testing and Cases

Photo: NHL via Getty Images As a condition of a formal agreement in place between the league, teams and players, the NHL will now be providing all official announcements regarding testing for COVID-19 and subsequent cases detected as a result … Continue reading

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Michal Kempny, Radko Gudas Participate in Charity Soccer Match in Prague

A charity soccer match entitled “Clash of the Charitable Titans“ was held Thursday evening at the Viktor Žižkov stadium in Prague, Czech Republic. The game featured a team of celebrities named “Real Top Prague” and a team named after the “Jakub … Continue reading

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The Latest NHL Hub City Hubbub: Viva Las Vegas, Not So Fast, Toronto

According to Pierre LeBrun, the hope is now that the NHL and NHLPA will have their two hub cities selected sometime next week. As you may recall, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said on Thursday, May 28, “I’m going to probably … Continue reading

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CBA Negotiations in Full Swing; Lars Eller Member of NHLPA Negotiations Committee

The NHL and NHLPA are busy hammering out the complicated layers to the Phase 3 and Phase 4 Return to Play agreement, all while at the same time negotiating a CBA extension.

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NBA Players To Wear ‘Smart’ Rings When Play Resumes; Will NHL Follow Suit?

Included in the NBA’s plan to restart the 2019-2020 season at Walt Disney World in Orlando is the option for players to wear smart rings to detect if and when they begin showing symptoms of COVID-19.

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