Saturday, 17 November, 2018

TRAIKOS: Sharks join ranks of super teams by adding Karlsson

NHL Rumors: Senators Trade Erik Karlsson To San Jose Sharks Ottawa Senators trade their captain and star defenceman Erik Karlsson to San Jose Sharks
Shannon Reynolds | 14 September, 2018, 06:51

The reason Karlsson ended up on the trade market obviously begins and ends with Eugene Melnyk, who (to borrow a phrase from the Senators owner) turned the team into a "dumpster". Sometimes you have to wait a little bit more time.

And we're just getting started.

Erik Karlsson is on his way out of Ottawa.

"This is the right moment for us to rebuild our team, and shape our future with a faster, younger and more competitive team on the ice", Senators general manager Pierre Dorion said. Forward Francis Perron is headed to the Sharks along with Karlsson. The superstar spent nine seasons playing for the Senators, and things certainly did not end on the best of terms.

San Jose included two players off its current roster in the trade, Chris Tierney and Dylan DeMelo, which came as a shock to current Sharks players. The Senators also will receive a first-rounder in 2021 or 2022 if Karlsson is on an Eastern Conference roster this season. "This trade represents the best opportunity for the Ottawa Senators to rebuild towards a consistent excellence that we are striving for".

Oh, and the Bruins absolutely do not have to worry about Karlsson torching them in April again if the Senators somehow repeated their straight-up weird trend of having one bad year (last year) followed by a playoff-caliber year. Erik Karlsson, for what it seemed like, was probably going to be here for just another year. "For the benefit of the organization, for the benefit of the rebuild, for the succession of the rebuild, I think today we made the proper decision".

Hurricane Florence Intensifies To A Category 4 Storm
Like Hurricane Harvey, which stalled over Texas in 2017, Florence could linger over the Southeast for several days after landfall. Two other storms were spinning in the Atlantic. "We expect it to move slowly across the ground when it gets here".

Check out the official iPhone XS, XS Max and XR promo videos
The dongle, or an adapter, allows users to connect a pair of 3.5mm headphones into a lightning jack. Beavis believes this is where most of the cost saving has been generated for the model.

Nintendo Direct delayed until further notice due to natural disaster
The reason why this is an important news because it might contain the information regarding Nintendo Switch Online services . Earthquakes oftentimes have aftershocks follow them, and Japan's Prime Minister has already begun preparation for these.

The rumor of the summer - and at one point looking like a lock to actually happen - Karlsson is instead moving out West, where he will remain far away from the Bruins team he singlehandedly dominated in the first round in 2017. And despite sounding like a straight-up imaginary player or somebody that the AI creates when you get too deep into a franchise mode in National Hockey League 19, Balcers is indeed real, and had 23 goals and 48 points in 67 AHL contests a season ago.

The Sharks made the addition without giving up a top-six forward or top-four defenseman.

"I never really thought it was a possibility until I got the call this morning that we were doing it", coach Peter DeBoer said.

Most reaction to the trade has been "Ottawa did not get almost enough". "It's always going to be my home and it's always going to be a community that I'm going to be as much involved in as I possibly can and give back in whatever way that I can". They still have forwards Evander Kane, Joe Pavelski, Logan Couture, Tomas Hertl and Joe Thornton, as well as a goalie in Martin Jones who won 30 games and had a 2.55 goals-against average last season. Norris was a 2017 first-round pick by the Sharks, and posted eight goals and 23 points in 37 games with his freshman season with MI past year.

The 19-year old Norris was drafted 19th overall in the first round of the 2017 draft by the Sharks.

Recommended

  • Hurricane Florence closes in on USA east coast

    At 11 a.m., the storm was centered 485 miles (785 kilometers) southeast of Wilmington, North Carolina, moving at 15 mph (24 kph). Flooding well inland could wreak environmental havoc by washing over industrial waste sites and hog farms .
    U.S.  soldier remains from North Korea identified

    U.S. soldier remains from North Korea identified

    "It's a huge battle", said Jin, who estimated that 1,700 of the missing US forces from the war came from that fight alone. The U.S. military also said that about 5,300 troops were lost during this war in what is now referred to as North Korea.
    The biggest announcements from Apple's iPhone Xs event

    The biggest announcements from Apple's iPhone Xs event

    The two phones are nearly identical in design and features, with the XS being a refinement of last year's phone. Since both the iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max have same specs, it means both of them feature 4GB of RAM.
  • Tottenham goalkeeper Lloris fined for drunk driving

    As he is such a big player and everyone expects something from every action, so his expectations are different'. He said he was guilty of this situation and it's irresponsible. "We are not God, we can't judge people".
    Tennis Umpires Considering Boycott of Serena Williams' Matches After US Open Meltdown

    Tennis Umpires Considering Boycott of Serena Williams' Matches After US Open Meltdown

    The shy Osaka tweeted about the video on Thursday: "I always knew this would come back to haunt me". Serena Williams shouts at chair umpire Carlos Ramos during the U.S.
    Hurricane Florence's winds and rain begin lashing Carolinas

    Hurricane Florence's winds and rain begin lashing Carolinas

    The hurricane is expected to weaken into a tropical depression as it continues westward into SC and Georgia. It's possible that a storm surge between one and three feet may impact coastal Chesapeake Bay areas.
  • Hurricane Categories Don't Tell You Anything About The Water

    People on barrier islands or peninsulas were running out of time Wednesday to retreat by bridge or ferry. The category ranking of storms only describes the speed of the storm's sustained winds.
    New Opal claims WNBA title with Seattle

    New Opal claims WNBA title with Seattle

    The top-seeded Storm led Phoenix 2-0 in the semifinals and then dropped two straight road games before winning Game 5 in Seattle . Players were selected by position and received five points for each First Team vote and three points for each Second Team vote.
    People are having ‘hurricane parties’ to distract themselves from Florence

    People are having ‘hurricane parties’ to distract themselves from Florence

    Like a bulldozer, the storm's winds and forward motion will push a tremendous amount of water onshore when it makes landfall. The NHC notes that amount of rainfall would "produce catastrophic flash flooding and prolonged significant river flooding".
  • Apple launches iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR

    Thanks to the larger display , there's a new watch face that features up to eight complications that can be customized. The new Apple Watch is built with wax ceramic and sapphire glass, which should make for better signal reception.
    Sam's Club Offers $100 Off iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max Buy

    Sam's Club Offers $100 Off iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max Buy

    That's still more than the iPhone SE, however, which sold for $399, making it the cheapest iPhone the firm had sold. Sam's Club is offering a $100 gift card to members who purchase an iPhone Xs or iPhone Xs Max next week.

    The New $1,449 iPhone Won't Include A Free Headphone Dongle

    Now, the operator won't sell you the handset itself, and the $400 markdown actually represents a combined 24 monthly bill credits. The iPhone Xs and iPhone XR come with NFC with reader mode functionality just like previous iPhones from Apple .

Aung San Suu Kyi DEFENDS the jail sentence of two journalists Aung San Suu Kyi DEFENDS the jail sentence of two journalists Sean Bain, of the International Commission of Jurists, said: "Open courts are created to shed light on the justice process". State Department investigation into Myanmar's Rohingya crisis were "consistent" with those of the United Nations report.

Liverpool need Bayern's mentality to win titles - Shaqiri Liverpool need Bayern's mentality to win titles - Shaqiri The 31-year-old Tottenham Hotspur goalkeeper was fined £50,000 (S$89,400) at Westminster Magistrates' court. "I think it's a brilliant buy for Liverpool ", Carragher told Sky Sports.

Injured Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira unlikely to play vs Newcastle United Injured Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira unlikely to play vs Newcastle United Emery admitted Ozil's first global break since his retirement will have been a hard adjustment for the player, but that the pair have been able to spend beneficial time on the training ground together.

More than 20,000 on NC coast already without power from Florence gusts South Carolina Henry McMaster warned residents on Thursday conditions "will not be normal for many days". Some 11,000 power outages have been reported in North Carolina. "A lot of rain", said Maj.

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos launches $2B fund for homeless, low-income families Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos launches $2B fund for homeless, low-income families In January, Bezos also personally gave $33 million USA in college scholarships for young immigrants living in the U.S. illegally. Mr Bezos - reportedly worth more than $164bn - has faced criticism for not doing more philanthropic work.

NASA Releases Footage Of Hurricane Florence And Her 'Mike Tyson Punch' NASA Releases Footage Of Hurricane Florence And Her 'Mike Tyson Punch' Hurricane warnings are in effect for the South Santee River in SC to Duck, North Carolina, and Albemarle and Pamlico sounds. Hurricane-force winds were blowing 130 km from its centre, and tropical-storm-force winds reached up to 315km from the eye.

Mark Carney to stay on at Bank of England until January 2020 Mark Carney to stay on at Bank of England until January 2020 In October 2016, Carney said he would step down in June 2019, two years short of the eight years governors usually serve. In his letter today, the chancellor explained that Mr Carney's extension was entirely Brexit related.

Back for more NAFTA talks Back for more NAFTA talks Freeland told reporters at the Women in the World event in Toronto, without commenting further on the state of the trade talks. Austen, asked whether Freeland might return to Washington later in the week, said no decisions had been taken.

Turkish lira hits new high amid rate hike talk Turkish lira hits new high amid rate hike talk Erdogan accused the central bank of failing to control inflation, now standing at 18 percent, and again aired his unorthodox view that low rates bring inflation down.

Confirmed: OnePlus 6T has abandoned the headphone port. Here's why Confirmed: OnePlus 6T has abandoned the headphone port. Here's why Speaking to TechRadar , Pei did not actually reference the OnePlus 6T directly - just the "next OnePlus handset". The Giztop listing suggests that the OnePlus 6T will sport 3500mAh battery with VOOC fast charging support.

Hurricane Florence has weakened but will still be devastating FEMA has warned that while downgraded, the storm will still generate life threatening storm surge and rainfall in North and SC . National Guard soldiers from the state, North Carolina and Virginia are mobilizing to prepare for hurricane recovery efforts.

Hurricane Florence Zeroes In On Carolinas, Bringing 130 MPH Winds Hurricane Florence Zeroes In On Carolinas, Bringing 130 MPH Winds Forecasters warn that millions could be affected by the hurricane, and have urged mass evacuations of areas within its path. President Donald Trump declared a state of emergency in North and SC , thus facilitating federal aid to those states.

The Last Remnant gets remastered on PS4 this December The Last Remnant gets remastered on PS4 this December This allowed the game to portray the much larger scale battles it wanted to better suit the political upheaval of the narrative. The new key artwork was illustrated by Yusuke Naora, who was the art producer on the original game.

Pope calls for church leaders to attend abuse summit Pope calls for church leaders to attend abuse summit In their conclusions, the German researchers said there was evidence that some church files were manipulated or destroyed. Vatican spokesman Greg Burke said DiNardo and O'Malley would meet with Francis on Thursday in the Apostolic Palace.

California Aims to Phase out Fossil Fuels by 2045 California Aims to Phase out Fossil Fuels by 2045 Last year Mr Trump said he would pull the U.S. out of the deal and negotiate a new "fair" deal for USA businesses. "There's no understating the importance of this measure", Brown said moments before signing the bill .