Flames trade goalie Jacob Markstrom to Devils for 1st-round pick, defenceman Bahl

The rumblings became reality with Wednesday’s announcement that the Calgary Flames traded veteran goaltender Jacob Markstrom to the New Jersey Devils. The Flames got 23-year-old defenceman Kevin Bahl and a 2025 first-round pick in return. Calgary retained 31.25 per cent of Markstrom’s remaining contract, which has two years left on the $36 million US deal … Read more

From North Battleford to Hudson Bay, Edmonton Oilers fever spreads across Saskatchewan

From sports bars to personal care homes, Oilers fever has spread across the border to Saskatchewan. During this historic run to Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals, residents of Hudson Bay, Sask., have been watching closely. Oilers assistant coach Glen Gulutzan is from Hudson Bay. Mayor Betty Lou Palko says everyone has been greeting each other … Read more

Senators acquire 2023 Vezina winner Linus Ullmark from Bruins for 1st-round pick, 2 players

The Boston Bruins traded 2023 Vezina Trophy winning goaltender Linus Ullmark to the Ottawa Senators on Monday in exchange for the Senators’ 2024 first-round draft pick, forward Mark Kastelic and goaltender Joonas Korpisalo. As part of the transaction, the Senators will retain 25 per cent of Korpisalo’s remaining salary. It answers a looming question the Bruins … Read more