For the first time in 102 years, there will not be a showdown to determine Canada’s major junior hockey champion. The 2020 Memorial Cup has been added to the list of cancelled sporting events in Canada due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the Canadian Hockey League calling off the tournament
First-period power-play goals by Jake Virtanen and J.T. Miller sparked the Vancouver Canucks to a 4-1 win over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Saturday at Rogers Arena. Elias Pettersson and Brock Boeser also scored for the Canucks (18-15-4), and Tyler Myers had two assists. Jake Guentzel replied for the Penguins (21-11-4).
Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl are slowly showing rest of the league there is no better scoring tandem in the NHL. On Saturday night, Edmonton’s dynamic duo taught the Vegas Golden Knights a lesson. McDavid scored two goals, Draisaitl had three assists, and the Oilers beat the Golden Knights 4-2.
Adam Werner made 40 saves in his NHL debut and Nathan MacKinnon had two goals and two assists as the Colorado Avalanche defeated the Winnipeg Jets 4-0 on Tuesday for their third straight victory. Werner’s shutout is shared with Pavel Francouz, who started in net for the Avalanche but only
The Maple Leafs woke up Friday morning and found themselves in an uncomfortable position — on the outside looking in. Toronto was bumped from a playoff position Thursday night when the Montreal Canadiens beat the Vegas Golden Knights in overtime. Despite a talent-rich roster, the underperforming Leafs sit 6-5-3 on
Cam Talbot and Michael Stone haven’t played much through the first three weeks of the Calgary Flames’ season. They made the most of their opportunities Sunday night. Talbot made 29 saves and Stone scored the Flames’ first goal as they rallied for a 2-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks. Mikael