Ulvis Brože of Sportacentrs reports that RFA Rudolfs Balcers is seeking a two-year contract from the San Jose Sharks:
Here’s my full 2021 NHL Awards ballot:
Can Chris Driedger solve the San Jose Sharks’ goaltending problem?
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Alexei Melnichuk celebrated his 23rd birthday with a teal goaltending-themed cake:
Around the NHL…
The Blackhawks’ investigation into sexual assault allegations raises questions of credibility and transparency. (The Athletic)
The Canadiens must solve Jon Cooper’s match-up game. (Sportsnet)
Ryan Nugent-Hopkins is off the market, inking an eight-year, $41 million dollar contract. (The Athletic)
Don Granato is the right call right now to coach Buffalo. (Buffalo News)
New York Islanders legends, current players, fans, and more say goodbye to Nassau Coliseum. (ESPN)
Today marks 3 years since https://t.co/Ihwb2PUs3N launched.
A sincere Thank You to all the supporters along the way; it is truly humbling and rewarding seeing people using & referencing the site. The kind words & encouragement are what make all the hard work & hours worth it. pic.twitter.com/qDNsKoWN1G
— PuckPedia (@PuckPedia) June 29, 2021
ESPN formally announced the majority of its NHL broadcasting team — but what about Gary Thorne? (The Athletic)
Talks are intensifying between the Arizona Coyotes and Hockey Canada head coach Andre Tourigny for the Coyotes’ head coaching vacancy. (TSN)
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