It’s either Winnipeg or Europe for Nikolaj Ehlers this season

By Ryan Kennedy

The elite Danish prospect is too young for the AHL, but has already ran roughshod over the Quebec League. It's a problem he plans on solving by proving his NHL mettle with the Jets this fall – but Winnipeg also has a backup plan. More

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    Watch Colby Genoway score on full-speed Datsyukian deke in KHL

    In KHL action Tuesday, Medvescak Zagreb center Colby Genoway reminded us what we love so much about the shootout. Genoway picked up the puck at full speed and put an outstanding move on the opposition netminder before hoisting the puck home for the game-winning goal.

  • St. John's IceCaps logo. (via SportsLogos/Chris Creamer)

    AHL Logo Ranking: No. 14 – St. John’s IceCaps

    The St. John’s IceCaps logo didn’t change much in their new affiliation with the Montreal Canadiens. The only real alteration was in color, but the logo still stands out. Even without the changes to the design, the franchise can hope for a change in fortunes. The IceCaps failed to make the playoffs last season.

  • Jack Eichel (Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)

    The Jack Eichel era is almost here, Buffalo

    For Sabres fans, it must have seemed like an awfully long summer. But the countdown is on and soon the franchise's elite prospect will be playing real games for the NHL squad and showing off the reasons he went second overall in the draft.

  • Edmonton Oilers v Chicago Blackhawks

    Report: Blackhawks have been contacted by five teams about potential Patrick Kane trade

    According to a report, five teams have contacted the Blackhawks about potentially acquiring Patrick Kane were Chicago to decide to trade the 26-year-old right winger. Kane is currently involved in an investigation regarding an alleged incident at his home in Hamburg, N.Y. He has not been charged with a crime.

  • New York Islanders Ice Girls . (Photo by Mike Stobe/NHLI via Getty Images)

    Islanders shelving Ice Girls a huge step forward

    The New York Islanders have decided not to bring their Ice Girls squad with them when they move to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn this season, which is great for them, the NHL and hockey fans.

  • Valeri Nichushkin (Glenn James/Getty Images)

    Why the Dallas Stars elite offense just got a whole lot scarier

    After missing 61 games this past season due to a hip injury, Valeri Nichushkin is healthy and that should be cause for concern for teams hoping to defend the Dallas Stars. Nichushkin looks ready to slot in as a top-line winger alongside Jamie Benn and Tyler Seguin, turning a deadly duo into a three-headed monster.

  • Jeffrey Gilligan (Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

    Owen Sound center Jeff Gilligan retires at 19 due to heart condition

    Owen Sound Attack center Jeff Gilligan has announced his retirement at 19 due to an unspecified heart condition. Gilligan made the announcement via Twitter, and it was confirmed by the Attack Monday evening.

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    Lucic says it would be a dream come true to play for hometown Canucks. Could it happen?

    Milan Lucic is ready for his first season as a Los Angeles King, but he said he’s not sure what his future could hold. Lucic said one of his dreams is to play for the hometown Canucks. He’ll be a free agent next season, so could he end up in Vancouver?

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