Auston Matthews, Connor McDavid sharing ice to prepare for 2020-21 season
With details of a 2020-21 NHL season still taking shape and negotiations between the NHL and NHLPA ongoing, Connor McDavid joined Auston Matthews in Arizona, where the two are skating with a small group of players so they're ready whenever camps open.
Serge Ibaka's departure a heavy blow to Raptors' championship aspirations
“We’ll be okay,” Raptors president Masai Ujiri texted Michael Grange shortly after reports surfaced that Serge Ibaka was joining the Clippers. But it’s hard to spin the notion of Ibaka leaving as anything other than a heavy blow to a team hoping to compete for championships.
Puljujarvi's maturation in Finland bodes well for return to Oilers
It’s hard to know what, if anything, has changed in Jesse Puljujarvi’s game, when measured against the level of competition he faces nightly in the Finnish Liiga. But hearing that he cares and loves the game is a new thing that jibes with what we’ve been hearing about the maturation of Puljujarvi.