Riley Holzapfel

#45C,
Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 185
Born:
Birth Place: Regina, Saskatchewan
Draft: 2006 2nd round (43rd pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • New addition Thompson thinks Senators are ‘ready to win’
    NBC Sports

    New addition Thompson thinks Senators are ‘ready to win’

    Thompson is excited about the opportunity to join the Senators and believes the success of the team last season was not a fluke. “This team now is ready to win,” he told Ken Warren of the Ottawa Sun this past week. “I don’t think this was a Cinderella team, it was the real deal.

  • Predators sign Viktor Arvidsson to 7-year contract
    The Tennessean

    Predators sign Viktor Arvidsson to 7-year contract

    Viktor Arvidsson received a new contract befitting a breakout star Saturday, with the Predators signing the energetic forward to a seven-year, $29.75 million contract.  Arvidsson and the Predators took part in an arbitration hearing Saturday in Toronto, but were able to agree to terms before the judge issued a binding decision.  Few unheralded NHL players last season surprised more than Arvidsson. Expected to be a secondary contributor, Arvidsson erupted offensively with 31 goals and 61 points as part of Nashville's top line, tying for the team lead in each category.  Arvidsson increased his point total from the 2015-16 season by 45, the second-largest surge in the NHL last season. Oilers captain

  • The 5 Best Trades in Anaheim Ducks History
    The Hockey Writers

    The 5 Best Trades in Anaheim Ducks History

    Originally published in Sept. 2013, a look back at some great trades for the Anaheim Ducks. In the first years of the Ducks’ existence, the team struggled to compete with a cast of players from the expansion draft.  While solid drafting and player development played a big part in the turnaround, the organization has benefitted greatly from a number of trades.  Not all of the trades have turned out well for Anaheim, but these five trades represent big victories. 5. Traverse & Nazarov for S. Pahlsson November 2000 – Sent D Patrick Traverse and RW Andrei Nazarov to the Boston Bruins for C Samuel Pahlsson This trade seemed rather insignificant at the time.  Nazarov was nothing more than an enforcer,