Bids for the 2023 World Juniors
TSN: Chris Johnston on the 2023 World Junior Championships that will be held in Canada after Russia was removed from hosting the event.
“It appears now as we go further down this road, that it’s going to be in a Canadian city and we’re down to these five bids that all have stepped forward and put their hat in the ring. Ottawa has been pretty front and centre, a lot of discussion about their bid. I wouldn’t sleep on that Halifax and Moncton bid as well.”
Blackhawks to sign Swedish defenseman
Mario Tirabassi: Swedish reports have the Chicago Blackhawks signing 23-year old defenseman Filip Roos. Had six points in 50 games in the SHL this past season.
An impressive run by Roman Josi
Patrice Bergeron has dominated the Selke ballots
Auston Matthews and his goal scoring
Jonas Siegel: Auston Matthews has scored 49 goals in his past 49 games.
Nick Alberga: In his past 118 regular-season games, Auston Matthews has scored 97 goals.
Kevin Gibson: Most goals in a season in the past 20 years.
Player G Season
Ovechkin 65 2007-08
Stamkos 60 2011-12
Matthews 56 2021-22
Cheechoo 56 2005-06
Ovechkin 56 2008-09
Harmarayan Singh: Matthews’ 56th goal last night sets the NHL record for most goals by an American-born player. Jimmy Carson and Kevin Stevens recorded 55 goal seasons. Brett Hull was born in Ontario.
AU5TON MATTHEW5!! pic.twitter.com/xWE2R0bGW1
— Toronto Maple Leafs (@MapleLeafs) April 8, 2022
Blackhawks to retire Hossa’s number and he wants a job
— Charlie Roumeliotis (@CRoumeliotis) April 8, 2022