We continue to watch the fallout from the Blackhawks investigation this week, and actual on-ice news seems a little out of place. If you haven’t already, set aside some time to watch TSN’s Kyle Beach interview to get a sense of the very real human impact of this story. That piece is linked below.
Here are your links for today:
Some good news on the goaltending front, it appears.
The #NJDevils have assigned goalie Nico Daws to Utica (AHL). Good sign that Mackenzie Blackwood and/or Jonathan Bernier may be ready to return.— Mike Morreale (@mikemorrealeNHL) October 28, 2021
ICYMI: P.K. Subban gets a fine.
New Jersey’s P.K. Subban has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the CBA, for a dangerous trip on Calgary’s Milan Lucic.— NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) October 27, 2021
Please enjoy this Devils Halloween photo:
ALRIGHT DEVILS FANS, LETS DISCUSS pic.twitter.com/VPXHa1ktKO— kyleigh (@njdkyleigh) October 28, 2021
Kyle Beach shares his story. This interview is heartbreaking but so important to watch:
Joel Quenneville is out as coach of the Panthers:
Statement from Joel Quenneville: pic.twitter.com/4FB4CZ2gyw— Chris Johnston (@reporterchris) October 29, 2021
Statement from NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman on the resignation of Joel Quenneville. pic.twitter.com/1KjdI2SKOL— NHL Public Relations (@PR_NHL) October 29, 2021
Andrew Brunette takes over as interim head coach in Florida. Joel Quenneville is out.— Pierre LeBrun (@PierreVLeBrun) October 29, 2021
Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff:
Kevin Cheveldayoff is on his way to NYC and will meet with commissioner Bettman tomorrow. Cheveldayoff and the Jets didn’t want to wait until Monday and requested the meeting be bumped up. The Jets have confirmed the meeting has been changed to tomorrow.— Darren Dreger (@DarrenDreger) October 28, 2021
TheHockeyNews.com is reporting that Wild GM Bill Guerin is expected to be named GM of Team USA at the 2022 Beijing Olympics. [TheHockeyNews.com]
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