Monthly Archives: April 2009

Hockey’s Future Top 50 prospects: #45 Jonathan Quick

45. Jonathan Quick, G – Los Angeles Kings While rookie goaltenders Steve Mason and Pekka Rinne have stolen the headlines, Quick has quietly been the only reason the Kings remained in the playoff discussion for as long as they did in 2009. When the Kings offense disappeared, it was Quick who stepped up his game…

Hickey Scores First Pro Goal

At 10:42 of the second period, Monarchs defensemen Thomas Hickey scored his first professional goal and evened the score at 1-1.  With the man advantage, center Marty Murray played the puck from the left corner to the front of the goal where left wing Matt Moulson tipped the puck over to Hickey who was driving…

John Tavares Tells Isles Nyet! | Toronto Sports Media Blog

Lindros 2.0? Is Tavares worth the grief? I’m not saying he is or he isn’t…but that’s a lot of ill-will to generate before you’ve ever stepped on the ice for an NHL game. What will this do to draft day trade shenanigans? Pat Grissom, John Tavares’s agent apparently had a pretty pointed discussion with Garth…