NHL to SEATTLE

Around the Boards 2019-11-08

Below is a list of interesting articles, dirty dangles, and other interesting items from around the hockey world.

Local

Defencemen dominate early look at 2021 draft class – Never too early to start tracking prospects for Seattle’s first NHL Entry Draft

NHL Seattle Launches Hockey Central Page – NHL Seattle put together a nice consolidated list of hockey playing resources including where to sign up

For indigenous Players Roddy Ross and Conner Roulette, Hockey is more than just a game

Try Hockey for Free Weekend – a consolidated list of all the associations participating in the area

Capitals Mailbag Part 1: Why money alone won’t fix the Caps’ goalie conundrum – We have been saying for a while that the Caps have an goalie expansion issue in 2021. The first answer in this mailbag article lays it our beautifully.

ICYMI: We had TSN/NBC Sports color commentator, Ray Ferraro on the Sound of Hockey podcast this week and it was excellent

Here is a list of other hockey events happening around the Puget Sound:

NHL

NHL player poll: Most dreaded road trip, best dressing room, Gritty fatigue

The NHL needs a slapshot of youth

Islanders’ Bardreau caps off incredible NHL journey with historic first goal

Inside the strange, weird world of hockey slang ($ wall)

The Best of the Rest

Turner Sports, NBA Take NBA TV Direct-To Consumer – NBA offers a direct to consumer product of NBA TV (as in no cable subscription required). Is the NHL offer that far behind?

Highlights

 

Games on a screen this weekend

John Barr