Vegas Golden Knights Sign Ben Jones to Entry-Level Contract

Vegas Golden Knights General Manager George McPhee announced that the team signed forward Ben Jones to a three-year entry level deal. Jones was selected by the Vegas Golden Knights in the seventh round (189th overall) of the 2017 NHL Entry Draft. He appeared in 68 games with the Ontario Hockey League's Niagara IceDogs, finishing with [...]

Vegas Golden Knights Sign Ben Jones to Entry-Level Contract 2018-10-12T18:26:05+00:00

Florida Panthers Re-Sign Josh Brown to a Two-Year Contract

Florida Panthers President of Hockey Operations & General Manager Dale Tallon announced that the Panthers have agreed to terms with defenseman Josh Brown on a two-year contract. Brown, 24, appeared in 66 games with Florida's American Hockey League affiliate, the Springfield Thunderbirds, posting 10 points (1-9-10). The 6-foot-5, 225-pound native of London, Ontario, has played [...]

Florida Panthers Re-Sign Josh Brown to a Two-Year Contract 2018-10-12T18:26:12+00:00

Alexis Lafreniere & Alexandre Alain Earn CHL Awards

The Canadian Hockey League announced its national award winners for the 2017-18 season including Alexis Lafreniere of the Rimouski Oceanic, who was named Wawanesa Rookie of the Year, and Montreal Canadiens prospect Alexandre Alain of the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada who earned CIBC Scholastic Player of the Year honours. The awards were presented as part of the [...]

Alexis Lafreniere & Alexandre Alain Earn CHL Awards 2018-10-12T18:26:26+00:00

Montreal Canadiens Sign Alexandre Alain to Entry-Level Contract

The Montreal Canadiens announced that they've agreed to terms with free-agent center Alexandre Alain on a three-year entry-level contract (2018-19 to 2020-21). Alain, 21, is currently in his fifth season in the QMJHL and second with the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada. He recorded 87 points (44G, 43A) in 65 games this season, good for third overall in [...]

Montreal Canadiens Sign Alexandre Alain to Entry-Level Contract 2018-10-12T18:26:32+00:00

Alexis Lafreniere Invited to Hockey Canada IIHF U18 Training Camp

Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 Team will begin to assemble in Etobicoke, Ont., next week before flying to Russia for two pre-tournament games leading up to the 2018 IIHF U18 World Championship, Apr. 19-29 in Chelyabinsk and Magnitogorsk, Russia. Hockey Canada announced that forward Alexis Lafreniere from the Rimouski Oceanic was amongst the players that will [...]

Alexis Lafreniere Invited to Hockey Canada IIHF U18 Training Camp 2018-06-19T22:53:24+00:00

Lafreniere, Alain, Harvey & Pelletier Honoured at 2018 Golden Puck Awards

The Golden Puck Awards, presented annually by the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, were held at L’Étoile Banque Nationale in Brossard. Twelve prestigious trophies were awarded to the most deserving players and personalities of the 2017-2018 season.   Awards Jacques-Plante Trophy – Goaltender with the best goals-against-average Samuel Harvey, Rouyn-Noranda Huskies Harvey finished his season [...]

Lafreniere, Alain, Harvey & Pelletier Honoured at 2018 Golden Puck Awards 2018-06-19T22:51:07+00:00

Mathieu Joseph named CCM/AHL Rookie of the Month

The American Hockey League announced that Syracuse Crunch forward Mathieu Joseph been selected as the league's CCM/AHL Rookie of the Month for March. Joseph, 21, registered five goals and 10 assists for 15 points in 12 games for Syracuse in March. The right-winger had a two-goal effort in a 4-2 win over Rochester on March [...]

Mathieu Joseph named CCM/AHL Rookie of the Month 2018-06-19T23:09:36+00:00

Lafreniere Named QMJHL Rookie of the Month for the Second Time

For a second month in a row, Lafrenière has claimed the title of Rookie of the Month, but who can argue it when he’s obtained at least one point in nine of his 12 last games. The 16-year-old forward finished the month with a +14 differential, having only partaken in one game where he went [...]

Lafreniere Named QMJHL Rookie of the Month for the Second Time 2018-06-19T23:00:25+00:00

Marie-Philip Poulin and Team Canada Capture Silver at 2018 Olympics

Marie-Philip Poulin (Beauceville, Que./Montreal, CWHL) scored a second-period goal to give Canada's Women's Olympic Team the lead, but the Canadians fell agonizingly short in a 3-2 shootout loss to the United States in the gold medal game Thursday at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games. The loss ends Canada's record-setting Olympic win streak at 24 games, [...]

Marie-Philip Poulin and Team Canada Capture Silver at 2018 Olympics 2018-06-19T23:01:30+00:00

Samuel Harvey Named Vaughn Goaltender of the Month

The Quebec Major Junior Hockey League announced that Samuel Harvey is the VAUGHN Goaltender of the Month for January. Harvey has had a near perfect start to the new year, winning five out of his seven games, with the others being a loss in overtime and a shootout loss. With no losses in regulation time, [...]

Samuel Harvey Named Vaughn Goaltender of the Month 2018-06-19T23:10:08+00:00