There’s plenty of good stuff to read about, including about the New Jersey Devils, in today’s daily.
Monday brought some pretty significant developments that could come to fruition sometime this week. Plus, The Athletic makes its case for Nikita Zadorov in New Jersey.
Plus, Brad Marchand is up to his antics again, Pittsburgh is playing with a newfound mindset, and the Sharks can take a page from the Arizona rebuild.
Let’s do that hockey.
New Jersey Devils
New Jersey Hockey Now: Monday’s morning skate brought some pretty significant news. Not only did Colin Miller return to practice, but Alexander Holtz and Luke Hughes received elevated roles. But wait, there’s more. Lindy Ruff divulges that we could be seeing Jack Hughes sooner rather than later.
The Athletic: Shayna Goldman and Calgary Flames beat reporter Julian McKenzie analyze six teams that are the best fits for Nikita Zadorov. Here’s why the Devils are one of those teams.
National Hockey Now
Pittsburgh Hockey Now: A new mindset within the Penguins locker room has them as winners in four straight games. Kris Letang explains “I think we’re not 25 anymore.”
Boston Hockey Now: Brad Marchand has been a bit unhinged between whistles lately. Is it time for the Bruins captain to reel it back in?
Colorado Hockey Now: Avalanche first-round pick Calum Ritchie returned to game action on Sunday night for the Oshawa Generals and made an immediate impact
Florida Hockey Now: It was a big week for the Panthers but more specifically it was a big week for Sam Reinhart. As a result, he was named the NHL’s first Star of the Week.
San Jose Sharks
San Jose Hockey Now: Arizona Coyotes beat reporter, Craig Morgan, sits down with SJHN to explain what the Sharks can learn from the Coyotes rebuild.