Ex-MLB Prospect Cut By Team After Video Of Him Beating Girlfriend Surfaces

A minor league baseball team in Pennsylvania released a player after a TV station posted video of him beating his girlfriend when he played on a Texas team, according to news outlets. The Lancaster Barnstormers fired outfielder Danry Vasquez after KRIS-TV showed security camera video from Aug. 2, 2016, that captured him repeatedly hitting a woman and pulling her hair. […]


Avalanche prospect Cale Makar turns down 2018 Olympics invite from Team Canada, per report

Colorado Avalanche top prospect Cale Makar turned down an invitation to play for Team Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics, reports TSN’s Darren Dreger. Hockey Canada will announce the full roster for the men’s team being sent to Pyeongchang Thursday at 12 p.m. ET. Makar, the fourth overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft, recently […]


Nolan Patrick, Nico Hischier top 2017 NHL Draft prospect midterm rankings

As expected, the 2017 World Juniors resulted in some shakeups in the way scouts are assessing the 2017 NHL Entry Draft prospects. The NHL’s Central Scouting released their midterm rankings on Tuesday, splitting up every eligible draft prospect into four pools: skaters and goalies playing in North America and skaters and goalies playing in Europe. […]