NHL NEWS – Phase 3 of Return to Play

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On Thursday of this week the NHL and NHLPA announced that Phase 3 of their Return to Play Plan had been given the green light. Currently in Phase 2 of the plan which is voluntary and allows for teams to open their facilities to players in small groups the league is looking at July 10 … Read more NHL NEWS – Phase 3 of Return to Play

NHL RETURN TO PLAY ADVANCES

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The NHL announced yesterday that they were advancing to Phase 2 of their return to play plan. Starting on Monday June 8 clubs will be able to open their training facilities in their home cities which will allow players to participate in individualized training both on and off ice. The @NHL has announced that it … Read more NHL RETURN TO PLAY ADVANCES

MUSIC WEEKEND | SPOLIGHT ON ADAM WENDLER

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This edition of Music Weekend is extra special to me. I get the opportunity to expose you to an artist from my small town. Things like that don’t happen too often so it’s fantastic when an opportunity comes along where you can share and pump the tires of someone from the same little dot in … Read more MUSIC WEEKEND | SPOLIGHT ON ADAM WENDLER

NHL NEWS – SUNDAY EDITION – May 25 2020

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Canadian NHL teams offer season ticket holders rebate or refund options Refund options were presented to season ticket holders of Canada’s NHL teams. The Canadian Press reports that reality has set in for the NHL clubs. There will be no more 2019-2020 regular-season games with fans in attendance. Canada’s NHL teams have offered their season-ticket … Read more NHL NEWS – SUNDAY EDITION – May 25 2020

Around The Rink – May 19 2020

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Some quick hits from the sporting world on this Tuesday morning. James from @OffsideTalk has a new podcast out with Paramedic, Firefighter and aspiring hockey player Kevin Porter. Have a listen Today we dropped an episode with Kevin Porter (@KevinPorter10) this guy has a hockey dream AND is on the front line keeping us safe … Read more Around The Rink – May 19 2020

Music Weekend May 16 2020

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May 2-4 is in full effect and I hope you are all enjoying it. Today was a beauty (In Ontario anyway). Sunshine and some double-digit temps were a welcome sign of spring finally hitting. Some big news, I guess, as you will notice the site has undergone a rebranding. I hope the change didn’t cause … Read more Music Weekend May 16 2020

Puckin Leafs | Music Weekend May 9 2020

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It’s time once again for a Puckin Leafs Music Weekend. This edition will feature something a little different. This edition will feature someone who doesn’t fit in our traditional box of musical thinking. No, this madman is definitely outside the box. In this weekend’s installment of Puckin Leafs Music Weekend we will share the genius … Read more Puckin Leafs | Music Weekend May 9 2020

Puckin Leafs | Toronto Maple Leafs Sign Defenseman Mikko Lehtonen

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Earlier today the Toronto Maple Leafs announced they had signed highly sought after Defenseman Mikko Lehtonen to a 1 yr entry-level contract. Lehtonen is a left shot who played left side in KHL this season but he did play RD for FIN at last year’s World Championship. He’s a candidate, along with multiple others, to … Read more Puckin Leafs | Toronto Maple Leafs Sign Defenseman Mikko Lehtonen

Puckin Leafs | Puckin Around The Rink – April 29 2020

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The NHL/NHLPA Return to Play Committee met today. After the meeting had concluded the NHLPA and the NHL issued a statement regarding continuing the pause in the 2019-20 season in line with guidance provided by medical experts and national and local authorities Despite numerous reports and speculation over the last several days, the NHL and … Read more Puckin Leafs | Puckin Around The Rink – April 29 2020

Puckin Leafs | Puckin Around The Rink – April 23 2020

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NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman joined “In Conversation” Host Ron MacLean Wednesday night for a wide-ranging discussion. Whatever you’re personal thoughts about the modern iteration of Ron MacLean are, and to be clear I’m not a fan, this is an excellent interview. They discussed topics covering topics such as return to play plans, league revenues, and … Read more Puckin Leafs | Puckin Around The Rink – April 23 2020