Just a week after the Chicago Blackhawks won the National Hockey League (NHL) Stanley Cup, star player Dave Bolland was traded to the Toronto Maple Leafs. During the Stanley Cup finals, Bolland scored the final winning goal in Game 6, securing the Blackhawks’ second championship in the last four seasons.
Crawford began the day he earned celebrating with the Stanley Cup in his hometown by agreeing to a six-year contract extension Monday with the Chicago Blackhawks. The deal, which begins when his current pact expires after the 2013-14 season, is reportedly worth $36 million.
The Chicago Blackhawks have hired Steve Weeks as the team’s goaltending coach, the team announced Monday.
Jones had high-resolution photo images of his face scanned Monday for NHL ’14 at the headquarters of the video game’s maker, EA Sports, in the Vancouver suburb of Burnaby. The video game comes out in September before Jones, taken fourth overall in this year’s NHL draft, secures employment with the Nashville Predators.