Tag Archive | Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Updates from the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins prior to start of the AHL Season

Excitement is starting to build for fans of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins who have made two big moves prior to the start of the American Hockey League Season. First bit of news is the fact that the team has announced forward Josh Currie has been selected as the team’s captain for the 2020-21 season. This will […]

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins making moves prior to AHL Season

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced recently that they have recalled forward Felix Robert from their ECHL affiliate, the Wheeling Nailers. The Penguins were also able to sign forward Michael Joly and defender Dylan MacPherson to professional tryout agreements, and goaltender Brett Brochu to an amateur tryout. All three were a part of the 2020-21 season with […]

Washington Capitals Sign Hendrix Lapierre

The Washington Capitals have signed center Hendrix Lapierre to a three-year entry level contract, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced recently. Lapierre’s contract will carry an average annual value of $925,000. Lapierre, 18, leads the Chicoutimi Sagueneens with eight points (3g, 5a) in four games this season in the Quebec Major Junior […]

Capitals Select Hendrix Lapierre in the First Round of the 2020 NHL Draft

The Washington Capitals selected center Hendrix Lapierre with the 22nd overall selection in the first round of the 2020 NHL Draft. The Capitals traded their 24th overall pick and their 80th overall pick to the Calgary Flames to select Lapierre. Lapierre, 18, was ranked seventh overall among North American centers and ninth overall among all […]