Alex Ovechkin is now casually grilling out while singing "We are the Champions" pic.twitter.com/QREwnW0kKL— Dan Steinberg (@dcsportsbog) June 10, 2018
The Minnesota Wild front office, coaches, and scouts will meet this week to discuss the team’s situation and how to best move forward. Meanwhile, the Washington Capitals have continued their celebrations and the NHL Entry Draft edges closer.
Made by two Wild fans, this counts as Wild news, right? Here is Luke and Josh’s writeup for their NHL Expected Goals model.
Sure, Koivu’s point production increased, which isn’t a great surprise considering his shooting percentage dropped below his career average, but he was still great defensively.
Off the Trail
A Vegas team with both Erik Karlsson and John Tavares would be terrifying.
Feel good stories like the Vegas Golden Knights making it to the finals or the Washington Capitals and Alex Ovechkin finally winning a Cup remind us that sometimes sports are worth it. NHL general managers actually considering letting Voynov back in the league remind us that sports can also be terrible.
24 players attended the Buffalo Beauts 2018 Free Agent Camp, and things look promising.
“The face of the Vegas Golden Knights franchise would like to spend the rest of his career with the team.”
All Around the Nation
“The Sens have handled the Randy Lee situation about as poorly as possible”
“Kessel reflects on her shootout goal in the gold medal game against Team Canada”
“After winning the franchise’s first Stanley Cup, Washington players have pushed the boundaries of good taste and drawn the ire of local police.”
“No big deal or another possible gaffe by the organization?”
“Coming soon to MSG: David Quinn and friends!”
“The veteran center could spearhead the Blueshirts’ new direction”
“t must be the off-season, because Doug Armstrong is giving interviews about how he really wants to get another top six center for his team.”
“Kovy is a free agent, as his rights expired in April.”