Author: Chris Lomon

My Top 5 | Carter Hutton

By: Chris Lomon

He’s enjoying a starring role between the pipes with the Buffalo Sabres in 2018-19, the 32-year-old’s first campaign tending the twine with the Eastern Conference club.

13 hours ago

Marleau at home wherever he goes

By: Chris Lomon

Patrick Marleau’s penchant for being the perfect role model came long before he ever skated on NHL ice. Russ Farwell knows all about that.

Yesterday

Byron honoured to wear the 'A'

By: Chris Lomon

It’s an honour Paul Byron never saw coming, but one that he wears proudly and humbly.

6 days ago

Bobrovsky nets high praise from teammates

By: Chris Lomon

It’s not the just the regular season or playoffs where Bob doesn’t want a puck to get by him.

October 9, 2018

My Top 5: Dane Jackson on Jonathan Toews

By: Chris Lomon

Dane Jackson, in his 13th season on the University of North Dakota men’s hockey coaching staff, serves up five reasons why Chicago’s captain is a top-shelf talent.

October 5, 2018

With on-ice milestone in sight, Lundqvist makes impact away from rink

By: Chris Lomon

While his greatest masterpieces have come between the pipes, Henrik Lundqvist recently showed his creative touch outside of the crease.

October 4, 2018

My Top 5 | Connor McDavid

By: Chris Lomon

The GM of the OHL's Erie Otters offers up why the Connor McDavid, Edmonton Oilers captain and two-time Ted Lindsay Award recipient, is the real deal.

October 1, 2018

Duchene: When push comes to shove, people help people

By: Chris Lomon

“There are lot of bad things going on in the world these days, but when push comes to shove, people help people.”

October 1, 2018

Quiet by nature, Skinner's skill still does all the talking

By: Chris Lomon

Jeff Skinner’s time in Kitchener was, as Murray Hiebert recalled it, picture-perfect.

September 27, 2018

My Top 5 | Zach Werenski

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to his favourite music artist, Columbus Blue Jackets d-man Zach Werenski is all about Drake.

September 25, 2018

Kadri grown into main cog, special player for Maple Leafs

By: Chris Lomon

You can count Mark Hunter, owner, GM and vice president of the OHL’s London Knights as a huge supporter of Kadri, the 27-year-old Toronto Maple Leafs centre.

September 25, 2018

Gibson's retro masks homage to hometown, Ducks anniversary

By: Chris Lomon

John Gibson is ready to unmask his retro side – times two – in 2018-19.

September 20, 2018

Tavares still working overtime

By: Chris Lomon

When the London Knights acquired John Tavares in a blockbuster deal on January 8, 2009, team brass knew they were getting a game-changing superstar. As it turned out, it was even better than they expected.

September 18, 2018

My Top 5: Charlie Coyle

By: Chris Lomon

What tops the Minnesota Wild forward’s list? Here’s a pair of hints: it debuted in 2005 and won the People’s Choice Award for Favourite New TV Drama that same year.

September 18, 2018

Scheifele Set To Make His Mark (Again)

By: Chris Lomon

What happens when you serve up deserving words of praise to your teammate and captain? If you’re Mark Scheifele, you get the same in return.

September 13, 2018

My Top 5 | Nick Foligno

By: Chris Lomon

When it comes to naming his top five singers, the Columbus captain’s list contains a little bit of everything, including country, rock and an iconic Canadian vocalist.

September 11, 2018

Brown Brings Intensity, Positivity

By: Chris Lomon

“He’s a guy that when he came to us, he was mature beyond his years." - Dave Brown, GM of the Erie Otters

September 11, 2018

After the perfect summer, Mikael Backlund is ready for October

By: Chris Lomon

How would Mikael Backlund like to see the 2018-19 NHL season play out? Just like his off-season.

September 6, 2018

My Top 5 | Nick Bonino

By: Chris Lomon

Nick Bonino has won hockey’s biggest team trophy twice, netted U.S. collegiate hockey’s top title nine years ago and now finds himself closing on 500 career NHL games.

September 4, 2018

Brouwer looks to complement Panthers' up-tempo game

By: Chris Lomon

As Troy Brouwer recalls, it wasn’t much fun facing the Florida Panthers. He doesn’t have to worry about that now.

September 4, 2018