The always-entertaining Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty turns one today, and what a year it’s been. From axe throwing, to making an appearance on a wrecking ball, Gritty’s star has risen to one of the best things in sports. SI Now hosts Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell recall their favorite Gritty memories.
In a busy first day of NHL free agency, the New York Rangers accelerated their rebuild by inking winger Artemi Panarin, while the Montreal Canadiens extended a rare offer sheet to restricted free agent Sebastian Aho.
The New Jersey Devils, trying to turn around nearly a decade of dismality, recently drafted Jack Hughes first overall and traded for defenseman P.K. Subban. In an interview with SI Now, Hughes and former Devils goalie Martin Brodeur discuss the importance of the Subban addition.