Gabriel Perreault, on how he often seems forgotten when talking about the successes of the American Development Program:
“Sure, it bothers me a little. But at the same time, Leonard and Smith are my friends and I don’t feel like putting myself in competition with them.”
– Anthony Martineau (@Antho_Martineau) June 8, 2023
Let’s recall for the record that the Russian had to leave the Avalanche in the middle of the playoffs because a lady was found in her room by a member of the organization, very, very intoxicated.
At the time, it was said that she had probably overdosed on alcohol or something had mixed into her drink, but the whole thing was still very hazy…
– Field hockey News Hub (@HockeyNewsHub) June 8, 2023
After all, he’s a big part of the team… And let’s not forget either that the club offered him an eight-year contract valued at $49 million and that he still has seven seasons left before said contract runs out.
Things could have got complicated quite quickly for Chris MacFarland, the club’s General Manager.
All’s well that ends well, then. Good for him, good for the Avalanche… and good for the NHL’s image.
– A nice addition for the Leafs.
According to information gathered by TSN, former Coyotes Shane Doan is joining the Maple Leafs staff! 🍁🏒 pic.twitter.com/gPbXN0NmXr
– RDS (@RDSca) June 8, 2023
– Did you know?
In 2014, a 16-year-old Auston Matthews joined a Coyotes offseason skate, organized by captain Shane Doan
– B/R Open Ice (@BR_OpenIce) June 8, 2023
– I really like the quote.