Two players added to COVID list
Nelson and Tocchet to interview with the Blue Jackets, Nelson to speak with Coyotes
Aaron Portzline: So far the majority of head coaching interviews for the Columbus Blue Jackets have been done through zoom. For the second and third interviews, they will likely do in person.
Bear responding to racist comments
“I’m here to stand up to this behaviour… I’m proud of where I come from. I’m proud to be from Ochapowace First Nation. I’m not just doing this for myself. I’m doing this for all people of colour & for the next generation.”
Ethan Bear’s statement in response to racist comments. pic.twitter.com/3CK6DENnHC
— Edmonton Oilers (@EdmontonOilers) May 26, 2021
Senators prospect Abramov heads to the KHL
Vitaly Abramov: “I would like to say thank you to all the Ottawa Senators fans for their support through the years. It’s been huge for me. See you soon.”
Shawn Simpson: Would bet that Abramov will be back in North America in a year or two.
Kadri has a hearing with Bettman today
Kadri has missed two games already.
“The eight games, I’m a little surprised to be honest with you,” Colorado coach Jared Bednar said when the suspension was announced. “I looked through all the headshot suspensions for the last year. A lot of two-gamers get handed out that were significant hits to the head. We’ve had some guys put out with hits to the head that you know are still out with no suspension and two games.”