And right here we go. Groups throughout the NHL started camp on Thursday, together with the Pittsburgh Penguins coaching camp on the UPMC Lemieux Advanced. A number of Penguins storylines got here to life. Jakob Chychrun additional stirred the NHL commerce rumors by publicly saying he desires a commerce to a contender. The Edmonton Oilers would possibly nonetheless put Jesse Puljujarvi on the commerce block. The Washington Capitals started their camp, however Carl Hagelin suffered one other long-term damage, certainly one of a number of DC damage updates. Day 1 of camp for the Philadelphia Flyers was TORTURE, and I like that headline.
And a welcome to our newest Nationwide Hockey Now addition, Dallas Hockey Now. I am unsure how intently Penguins followers comply with Dallas, however they are going to be an attention-grabbing story this season.
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Pittsburgh Hockey Now: Dave Molinari chats with new Penguins defenseman Ty Smith. Dave writes that the crowded blue line and place battle does not intimidate Smith, who would possibly decide his personal path with the Pittsburgh Penguins.
When Malkin hangs up the skates, the Penguins’ locker room shall be a lot much less enjoyable. He pulled a number of dazzling strikes after which had some enjoyable with us within the locker room. Video included, too. “I will keep right here endlessly,” Evgeni Malkin was in uncommon kind.
PHN+: The primary query everybody asks is “Who seemed good?” We answered that query, and some of the names bode nicely for the Penguins’ future. Impressions and Mike Sullivan’s plans for Pittsburgh Penguins training camp.
First, there are some nice tales on SteelersNow.com right this moment following the Steelers’ 29-17 loss to the Brownies on Thursday night time soccer.
- Steelers Additional (+): The offense was higher and extra aggressive, however solely 17 factors? Was the aggressive offensive sufficient for the Steelers?
- Diontae Johnson did not solely throw the coaches underneath the bus. Wait, really, he did. “We are able to solely do what they inform us to do,” he stated. Steelers postgame.
- The chief had a distinct take, “We bought our asses kicked,” stated Cam Heyward.
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- I am getting a bit excited to see this child — Endy Rodrigues remains to be crimson scorching at Triple A. Pirates prospects watch.
- The Pirates are set to deliver up Ji-Hwan Bae.
- Click on right here for the postgame recap, David Bednar information, and all issues Pittsburgh Pirates.
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NHL Commerce Chatter, Information & Nationwide Hockey Now:
Arizona Sports activities: NHL commerce chatter — Jakob Chychrun did not mince phrases. He desires to play for a contender and hopes he is traded to one.
Yeah, however that price ticket. You may window store for a Rolex, however paying the value is one other matter.
Washington Hockey Now: Like the primary day of faculty, Sammi Silber donned her new Vince Camuto jacket and Burberry footwear. The primary bit of massive information was an damage derailment. Carl Hagelin is out long-term.
- Nick Backstrom desires to play this season. And an damage replace on Pittsburgh Penguins enemy No. 1 (or did Jacob Trouba change into 1?), Tom Wilson.
- One thing the Penguins can relate to — John Carlson admitted that after 4 straight playoff failures, he and the Washington Capitals “really feel like sh*t.”
Philly Hockey Now: John Tortorella places the boys by way of “TORTure.” Love the headline from Sam Carchidi! Tony DeAngelo admitted his legs gave out just a little bit. Here is Day 1 for the Philadelphia Flyers.
I miss Pat’s. I really feel like I want a very good Cheesesteak. I like Peppi’s right here, however they do not use Whiz, and the grease is contained.
New coach. New line combos, D-pairs, and a recent begin for the New York Islanders.
TSN Insiders: Bo Horvat is not again on the NHL commerce block but, however contract negotiations have begun, and the sides aren’t close.
Hockey Information: The Oilers try to maneuver Jesse Puljujarvi.
Montreal Hockey Now: Keep in mind this man — Mike Matheson will play a vital position for the Montreal Canadiens.
Colorado: It is a 2C place battle for the defending Stanley Cup champs. The Colorado Avalanche are giving Evan Rodrigues a shot.
Dallas: New Stars line combos and a recent begin after disappointment final season. Dallas Stars camp begins.
Calgary: Discuss hearth and ice. Nazem Kadri within the center. Sonny Milano on this wing? Calgary Flames strains.
Vegas: He is lean. He isn’t so imply. Who will Phil Kessel play with for the Vegas Golden Knights?