VANCOUVER—A young British Columbia hockey player who died after slamming into the boards during a game in Metro Vancouver is being remembered by a teammate as a “gentle giant,” and “one of the best players out there.”
Noah Trulsen, 22, was playing with the Bolts in an adult recreational league in Langley on Oct. 3 when team member Gerry Leiper said his friend may have caught an edge while rushing to the bench for a line change.
Leiper said he saw Trulsen’s forehead hit the top of the boards and his face shield came down on the bridge of his nose, sending him sprawling to the ice.
The referee and the team’s goalie rushed to help, administering multiple rounds of CPR after Trulsen lost consciousness, he said.
“I can’t re…
Well, well, well. What do we have here? Your Washington Capitals are the Stanley Cup Champions. But once that banner goes up into the rafters of Capital One Arena tonight, we’ll have to start calling …
The Hockey News’ 2018-19 Season Preview series dives into off-season transactions, best- and worst-case scenarios and one burning question for each team in reverse order of Stanley Cup odds.
Stanley Cup odds: 28-1
Key Additions: James van Riemsdyk, LW; Christian Folin, D
Key Departures: Valtteri Filppula, C; P ...
The Philadelphia Flyers' new mascot, Gritty, now has his own hockey card.Upper Deck unveiled an official NHL rookie card for Gritty, which will be released in early November in its 2018-19 Series 1 packs. (Photos courtesy: Upper Deck) Gritty has only been in existence for a little over a week, but he's already the NHL's most followed mascot on Twitter with more than 114,000 followers, according to Underground Sports Philadelphia.
Just possible bug report: I've have made a couple friend requests, but the Friends page tells me I have no outstanding friend requests. Either my requests didn't work (as I expected), or the Friends page isn't seeing them. (Or maybe my requests are just not outstanding enough, I should have clicked harder, put more into it.) :-)
“The Canadiens have acquired forwards Tomas Tatar and Nick Suzuki, and a 2nd round pick in 2019 from the Vegas Golden Knights (Columbus’ pick previously acquired by Vegas), in return for Max Pacioretty.”
He was a first overall pick in the 1986 NHL Draft. His name is engraved on the Stanley Cup. Now, Joe Murphy is living homeless on the streets of Northern Ontario. Our Rick Westhead searches for Murphy in Kenora, as the close-knit hockey fraternity asks, “what can be done to help?” This is ‘Finding Murph’.
From Daniel Carcillo, Founder of Chapter 5
Chicago Blackhawks left wing Daniel Carcillo opens up about the death of his friend Steve Montador and why the NHL community can’t be silent about mental health issues anymore.
“It was early Sunday afternoon, and I was taking off my shoes