Hello and welcome back to another episode of Shortman's Hockey Corner!
Spoiler: I didn't pick McDavid
On September 23rd, 1992, Manon Rheaume, a 20-year-old female goaltender, made history by becoming the first woman to play in a major league hockey game.
Tampa Bay has finally locked up 23-year-old Brayden Point for 3 more seasons.
Preseason has officially started and the list of RFAs has finally been widdled down to just 8. Three major RFAs resigned this past week.
Training camp is about 2 weeks out for most teams and trying to fit their RFAs into the line-up before then is going to be an interesting move.
Pat Maroon, Captain of Moral for the St. Louis Blues this season, went out on free agency and has signed with the Tampa Bay Lightning on a one-year, $900,000 contract.
Kevin Shattenkirk was a recent victim to the New York Rangers Cap Situation after being bought out by the team on July 31st.
Chris Kunitz announced today (July 30th, 2019) that he will be hanging up his skates after 15 seasons in the NHL.
Although Tampa Bay had a disappointing end to their season but they saw a career high for a number of players. One of those players was the 22-year-old centre Brayden Point.