VIDEO: McDavid, Matthews, Scheifele combine for high-flying first tally

Jeff Veillette
September 19 2016 06:36PM

Photo Credit: Kevin Sousa/USA TODAY SPORTS

Hockey fans at the Air Canada Centre got a bit of a taste of both their future and that of the National Hockey League, as Canadian franchise centrepieces Connor McDavid, Auston Matthews, and Mark Scheifele combined for a jaw-dropping first period tally in Team North America's game against Russia.

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WCOH Game 2: North America vs Russia

Jeff Veillette
September 19 2016 12:07PM


In a short tournament like the World Cup of Hockey, stamina is a major X-factor. Your legs need to be moving during the game, and from game to game, and any hesitance will burn you. For team North America and Team Russia, they'll have their gas tanks put to the test tonight, as they each play their second game in as many days in hopes of grabbing some much-needed points in their group. Here's what's going down:

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Questions on defence: Part Two

Jason Gregor
September 19 2016 11:00AM

Today is part two of my seven-part series on the Oilers' defence, and I will focus on Brandon Davidson. We looked at Oscar Klefbom in part one.

Davidson was very good last year -- the only downside was he missed 24 games due to injury. He exceeded everyone's expectations, even the coaches, considering he was a healthy scratch in seven of their first eight games.

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REPORT: Kris Russell Talk Heating Up

Chris the Intern
September 19 2016 09:30AM

Kris Russell, a 29-year-old, left-handed defenceman has been patiently waiting all summer for his phone to ring. No one has seemed to show any interest for him, until now. Lo and behold, that team may be the Oilers and negotiations appear to be heating up. 

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Monday Mailbag - Do We Care About World Cup Points?

September 19 2016 09:29AM



Whether you're killing company time or sitting on your couch in your Connor McDavid PJs, this week's mailbag is here to help you kill off part of your Monday. Regardless of whether you're killing company time, or killing time until it's socially acceptable to drink - I don't care - I'm just happy you're here and for that I thank you. If you have a question for the mailbag, you can email me or hit me up on Twitter.  Until then, I present another edition of the Mailbag.

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