Edmonton Oilers forward Leon Draisaitl is playing for Team Europe at the World Cup of Hockey The has agreed to keep a diary throughout the tournament, which begins in Toronto on Sept. 17 and runs through Oct.
McDavid named Team North America’s captain.Ahead of their first pre-tournament game, Team North America announced that Oilers centre Connor McDavid has been named their captain for the World Cup of Hockey
Is Gary Bettman OK with Connor McDavid getting hacked, slashed & eventually injured? Connor McDavid is the kind of brilliant, thrilling attacker who arrives in the National Hockey League once every 10 or 20 years. But how long McDavid lasts in the NHL is another question, given how league officials either refuse to penalize or to properly penalize the various infractions against the phenom.