The Nation Roundup

Draisaitl for MVP; Flames have reasons to buy and sit tight at the deadline; Canucks pay sticker price for Toffoli; Muzzin reportedly has extension in place; trade deadline news and more in this week’s Nation Roundup brought to you by Sumo Jerky.


GDB 60.0: Not Rushing Leads to Success (6:30pm MT, SNW)

Tyler Benson sat in his stall slowly untying his skates. He and Kailer Yamamoto had stayed after practice to work on some drills, but also just to have some fun. They are 21 years young and living their dream playing in the NHL, and Benson didn’t need to rush getting undressed. Every moment in your…


Game Notes Bruins @ Oilers: Caleb Jones Ready for Opportunity

“Knock, knock, opportunity awaits,” Dave Tippett said to Ethan Bear during a morning skate in September after learning Joel Persson was going to miss a few weeks with an injury. You know the rest of the story. Bear played well in the final two preseason games and earned a spot in the opening night roster….


GDB 59.0: Thar She Blows (2pm MT, SNW)

Wrapping up their back-to-back weekend, the Edmonton Oilers will look for a second straight win as they land in Raleigh, North Carolina, for a Sunday afternoon date with the Carolina Hurricanes.