Bracken Kearns

Height: 6' 0"
Weight: 200
Birth Place: North Vancouver, British Columbia
Draft: Undrafted
Shoots: L
  • Will Islanders acquire Teddy Purcell, Gabriel Dumont, or Michael Hutchinson?

    Will Islanders acquire Teddy Purcell, Gabriel Dumont, or Michael Hutchinson?

    The Islanders will need to add a top-six forward and other forwards to add depth and improve ahead of next season, argues Scott Cullen of TSN in an edition of "Off-Season Game Plan." The Islanders won their final six games of the season, but narrowly missed out on a playoff spot. Cullen believes that the team's top concern this off-season must be to keep John Tavares, who has just one more year remaining on his contract. Andy Graziano, SNY.TV Twitter Hard to argue with Cullen's recap of the Islanders season, although calling Ladd a 'zero' because of assists was a tough take. There was no mention of the back injury suffered in training camp that hindered the forward past the all-star break or

  • Stanley Cup Final: Who has the better narrative?
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    Stanley Cup Final: Who has the better narrative?

    Leading up to Monday’s Game 1, Puck Daddy is previewing every facet of the Stanley Cup Final between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Nashville Predators — on the ice and off the ice. The Pittsburgh Penguins have a chance to become the first time in 19 years to win back-to-back Stanley Cup champions. This used to happen all the time in the dynasty years – four straight form the Montreal Canadiens begot four years of the New York Islanders begot four Cups in five years for the Edmonton Oilers begot back-to-back Cups from the Mario Lemieux Penguins.

  • Broad Street Hockey

    Why I'm a Flyers Fan: Iron Mike's Boys and My Dad

    My earliest sports memories date back to when I was 6-years-old in 1983 (yes, I am 40 and no, turning 40 is not scary). I remember going to my first Phillies game in 1983 at Veterans Stadium against the San Diego Padres back when they wore those cool brown and yellow uniforms. I also remember later that year when the Orioles beat the Phillies that year in the World Series. Sure I was disappointed but I got over it quickly. I liked baseball a lot. It was my favorite sport. A little over a year later that all changed… In the fall of 1984 I started playing street hockey with some of my friends in the neighborhood. It was always a lot of fun! It was so much fun that I decided I’d actually watch our