- Martin Necas is looking very stylish these days.
- Briley Brind’Amour, daughter of head coach Rod Brind’Amour and James Madison volleyball player, was honored as CAA offensive player of the week! Congrats to her.
Big week and honor for the daughter of @NHLCanes head coach Rod Brind'Amour. Congrats Briley! pic.twitter.com/oegAxxcGDK— Jeff Gravley (@jgravleyWRAL) August 27, 2018
- Tuukka Rask is making a fat paycheck (because the Bruins gave him a contract year, but I digress). Is his contract worth it? [Stanley Cup of Chowder]
- Great news! John Forslund will continue his great work with 99.9 The Fan this season.
Happy to announce that my relationship with the good folks at @999TheFan will continue this season. Game day visits with @AGoldFan and @joeovies, podcasts and of course the return of "The Aftermath" with @AlecCampbell.— John Forslund (@JohnForslund) August 27, 2018
It won't be long now!
- The Hurricanes’ farm system is really good: ranked fourth in Corey Pronman’s system rankings. [The Athletic ($)]
- Shane Doan will be a pallbearer at late Sen. John McCain’s funeral in Phoenix on Thursday:
Shane Doan will be a pallbearer at Senator John McCain's memorial service on Thursday. pic.twitter.com/itgRouKWfv— Arizona Coyotes (@ArizonaCoyotes) August 27, 2018