Kyle Olson

Kyle Olson

Bio
Height/Weight: 5' 11"/180 lbs
Born: Calgary, Canada
Draft: 2017 4th round (122nd pick) by the
Shoots: R
  • The Canadian Press

    Crosby remains hopeful of playing at another best-on-best international tournament

    SUNRISE, Fla. — Sidney Crosby isn't giving up hope on one day playing at another best-on-best international tournament. At least not yet. The NHL skipped the 2018 Olympics for financial reasons before backing out of the 2022 Games because of COVID-19 concerns. The league also hoped to stage a reimagined World Cup of Hockey in 2024, but Russia's war in Ukraine was cited among the reasons for that event being pushed back at least 12 months. Crosby, the 35-year-old captain of the Pittsburgh Penguin

  • The Canadian Press

    Atlantic wins NHL all-star showcase; Horvat, Pettersson skate together one last time

    SUNRISE, Fla. — Bo Horvat and Elias Pettersson did indeed get a final ride together. They were hoping for one more. Traded to the New York Islanders in a blockbuster deal at the start of the week, Horvat finished a hectic seven-day stretch alongside his former Vancouver Canucks teammate at the NHL's 3-on-3 all-star tournament Saturday. But the Pacific Division's elimination in the semifinals by their counterparts from the Central meant they didn't get a second opportunity. "A little sad to know

  • The Canadian Press

    NHL commissioner Gary Bettman says tweaking playoff format not as simple as it sounds

    SUNRISE, Fla. — Sidney Crosby wants the NHL to tweak its playoff format. Gary Bettman says the task isn't as simple as it sounds. The league's commissioner was asked about comments from players during this week's all-star festivities where some stated — including Crosby — they would like to see a return to the No. 1 versus No. 8 system instead of the current division-based, wild-card format. "I like one to eight," Crosby, the Pittsburgh Penguins captain, said Friday in reference to a conference'