Yesterday’s News Today
- Hurricanes announce 2019 prospect showcase roster
- More important prospect showcase info:
All six of the showcase’s games will be broadcast live on https://t.co/RdJLRDPLcj— Justin Bradford (@justinbbradford) August 21, 2019
Fewer drafted prospects on this year's squad. Just five of the 18 players selected by @CanesNHL in the 2018+2019 drafts will be in Nashville.— Mike Sundheim (@MikeSundheim) August 21, 2019
The other 13:
* Six committed to #cawlidgehawkey
* Six playing pro in Europe
* One Svech in the NHL https://t.co/ewxDiMPPLl
- Jared Fialko had a sit-down interview with Hurricanes GM Don Waddell, wherein they discussed the future of the team, his talks with the Minnesota Wild, Justin Williams, and more. (WRAL)
- Speaking of the Wild, they have hired their new general manager - long-time NHL player turned fast-riser in Pittsburgh’s front office, Bill Guerin. (The Athletic $)
- A familiar (and sometimes stitched up) face lands a front office job on New York Rangers’ hockey operations staff. (NHL)
OFFICIAL: #NYR announce additions to hockey operations staff.— New York Rangers (@NYRangers) August 21, 2019
Full details ⬇️
- Just in case you haven’t heard, Justin Williams still hasn’t made his decision. And yes, we’re getting closer and closer to decision time. (News & Observer)
- And your Beauty League MVP is...
- Prepare yourself for Bunch of Jerks Night, hosted by the Durham Bulls at DBAP on Friday night.
- The Backstreet Boys may have committed some jersey fouls with the removal of the sleeves, but they certainly know how to cater to their audience.