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The Hockey Writers Aug 8, 2018

NHL Rumors: McDavid, Drouin, Karlsson, More

In today’s rumor rundown, Connor McDavid suggests there might be a secret to the Oilers potential for success in 2018-19, Jonathan Drouin details where he thinks he’ll play for the Canadiens next season and a suggested trade of William Nylander for Erik Karlsson is out there. McDavid Sick of Losing, Oilers Looking at PTO’s It […] The post NHL Rumors: McDavid, Drouin, Karlsson, More appeared first on The Hockey Writers.
National Post Aug 8, 2018

‘It’s been three years now’: Connor McDavid’s fruitless search for steady linemates continues into next season

McDavid won the Art Ross Trophy last season with linemates ranging from rookies to former centres to assorted warm bodies. Nothing clicked
Sportsnet.ca Aug 7, 2018
Connor McDavid talks Jack Hughes, Oilers moves, linemate search

Connor McDavid talks Jack Hughes, Oilers moves, linemate search

Connor McDavid is the undisputed best player in the NHL. Yet, he’s done so without having dominant or consistent wingers. The post Connor McDavid talks Jack Hughes, Oilers moves, linemate search appeared first on Sportsnet.ca.
PensBurgh Aug 6, 2018
Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin earn Top 3 honors in NHL Network position ranking

Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin earn Top 3 honors in NHL Network position ranking

It’s ranking szn. For the second consecutive year, Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin have been ranked as the second and third best centermen in the NHL, according to NHL Network’s Top 20 Centers Right Now listing. Crosby finished one spot behind Connor McDavid of the Edmonton Oilers, while Malkin finished one spot ahead of the Toronto Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews. NHL Network’s Tony Luftman, E.J. Hradek and Mike Johnson counted down the best centers based on player performance over the past several seasons, with an emphasis on the 2017-2018 season. The ranking also weighted players’...
Broad Street Hockey Jul 31, 2018
Claude Giroux, the comeback season to end all comeback seasons

Claude Giroux, the comeback season to end all comeback seasons

Claude, you are the man. Reports of Claude Giroux’s demise were greatly exaggerated. After a shift to the left wing in training camp, Giroux exploded to finish second in the NHL scoring race behind Edmonton’s Connor McDavid in 2017-18. Giroux finished with 102 points, posting career-highs in goals (34) and assists (68) all while leading the Flyers back into the playoffs in his age-30 season. Not bad for a player who entered the year with four consecutive seasons of declining point production. While fans and pundits pondered whether or not Giroux’s best days were behind him (and...
Puck Prose Jul 25, 2018

Calgary Flames must take the next step

The Calgary Flames were one of the most disappointing teams of the 2017-18 season. Is it finally time for them to take the steps towards contention? When criticizing an under-performing Albertan hockey team, most people are talking about the Edmonton Oilers. The Oilers, of course, boast the likes of Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl, so […] Calgary Flames must take the next step - Puck Prose - Puck Prose - NHL

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