News for your Sunday.
Nashville Predators 3, Montreal Canadiens 6: Disastrous Second Period Dooms Preds | On the Forecheck
If you missed the game, Ann has your recap right here.
New York Islanders, relieved fans thrilled to open team’s ‘beautiful building’ against Calgary Flames | ESPN
I can’t believe how long it’s been. Congrats to Isles fans.
Maple Leafs fail in revenge bid: ‘The Pittsburgh Penguins were an issue’ | Sportsnet.ca
Petition to rename them the Pittsburgh Issues?
Toronto Six win first-ever home game with victory over Connecticut Whale | Sportsnet.ca
The Six–like the rest of the then-NWHL–weren’t able to host any games last year due to the COVID-adjusted season (tournament, really). Some good news for Toronto hockey fans despite the Leafs’ loss.
Anaheim Ducks’ Max Comtois out 6 weeks after right hand surgery | ESPN
Any time I see an article about a NHL player getting surgery for a broken bone, and that article mentions at the same time that the player’s performance has been really suffering this season, I raise a very concerned eyebrow.
No meetings planned between Quebec, NHL over possible Nordiques return | Sportsnet.ca
Absolutely wild to me that “bringing the Nordiques back” is basically a campaign issue in Quebec.