NHL Training Camp Buzz: Ovechkin expected to make preseason debut

Welcome to the 2022-23 NHL Training Camp Buzz. Training camp is underway for all 32 teams and NHL.com has you covered with all the latest news. Washington Capitals Alex Ovechkin is expected to play for the first time this preseason when the Capitals play at the Detroit Red Wings on Friday. Ovechkin is among 13 … Read more

updates, news, Josh Giddey shooting, Ben Simmons return, Zion Williamson weight, Lonzo Ball injury

NBA training camps have opened and with it, both the media and fans have been given their first glimpse at some of the league’s biggest superstars ahead of the new season. From seeing how Ben Simmons looks ahead of his Nets return to what sort of changes Josh Giddey has made to his shooting, there … Read more

NHL Training Camp Buzz: Couturier won’t need surgery for Flyers

Philadelphia Flyers Sean Couturier will not need surgery for an upper-body injury but remains week to week, the Flyers said Wednesday. The center has not taken part in training camp, which began Sept. 22, because of the injury, which the team announced three days earlier. Couturier didn’t play after Dec. 18 last season and had … Read more

NHL Training Camp Buzz: Mikheyev week to week for Canucks

Welcome to the 2022-23 NHL Training Camp Buzz. Training camp is underway for all 32 teams and NHL.com has you covered with all the latest news. Vancouver Canucks Ilya Mikheyev is week to week for the Canucks because of a lower-body injury. The forward did not practice Tuesday after he was injured during a 3-2 … Read more

Capitals season preview: Ovechkin, Kuznetsov continue to drive offense

The 2022-23 NHL season starts Oct. 7. With training camps open, NHL.com is taking a look at the three keys, the inside scoop on roster questions, and the projected lineup for each of the 32 teams. Today, the Washington Capitals. Coach: Peter Laviolette (third season) Last season: 44-26-12, fourth place in Metropolitan Division; lost to … Read more

Camp Notebook | Mittelstadt’s mentality and more takeaways from Day 5

Casey Mittelstadt was in the midst of a standout training camp at this time last year, one that had him slated to begin the season as the Sabres’ top-line center following a productive finish in 2020-21. An upper-body injury sustained on opening night prevented Mittelstadt from seeing that potential through for most of last season, … Read more

NHL Training Camp Buzz: Hart, Atkinson, Anisimov day to day for Flyers

Welcome to the 2022-23 NHL training camp buzz. Training camp is underway for all 32 teams and NHL.com has you covered with all the latest news. Philadelphia Flyers Carter Hart (lower body) and Cam Atkinson (upper body) are each day to day for the Flyers. Neither the goalie nor forward played in a 2-1 preseason … Read more

Training Camp Notebook: Sept. 24

SHOP: Canadiens Authentic Pro Jogger Sweatpants Here are a few main storylines from the South Shore: Mesar: ‘I need maybe two more years to be stronger’ Philip Butcher has made his presence felt at training camp this week, but he isn’t getting ahead of himself. The 18-year-old Slovak insists that he isn’t NHL material just … Read more

NHL Training Camp Buzz: Carter injured in Penguins scrimmage

Pittsburgh Penguins Jeff Carter sustained an upper-body injury during a scrimmage Saturday. The Penguins center left midway through the second period. When healthy, Carter would likely be the third-line center, behind Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin. Carter, who has worked on a line with right wing Kasperi Kapanen through the first three days of training … Read more

Trio of New Defensemen Ready to Contribute to Coyotes’ ‘Relentless’ Style

Opposition, take note: The newest members of the Arizona Coyotes’ blue line have already bought in to the club’s identity. That didn’t take long at all. Defensemen Troy Stecher, Patrick Nemethand Josh Brown each joined the team in July – Stecher and Brown signed during free agency, and Nemeth was acquired from the New York … Read more