Kirill Petrov

Height: 6' 3"
Weight: 232
Birth Place: Kazan, USSR
Draft: 2008 3rd round (73rd pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • It’s New York Islanders day at PHT
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    It’s New York Islanders day at PHT

    Understatement 1: the 2016-17 season was rough for the New York Islanders. Understatement 2: John Tavares‘ future is a pretty big deal, to Islanders and hockey fans alike. If Tavares is growing impatient with the Islanders’ process, then 2017-18 stands as potentially integral in keeping him around.

  • Under Pressure: Jaroslav Halak
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    Under Pressure: Jaroslav Halak

    No goaltender went through a season that could be more accurately called a roller coaster than Jaroslav Halak. What the presence of Greiss does though is give Halak little leeway in order to reestablish himself as that type of goaltender.

  • Gaborik unlikely to be ready for start of training camp

    Gaborik unlikely to be ready for start of training camp

    Marian Gaborik‘s recovery from a non-surgical procedure to address his “chronic” knee issue will likely bleed into training camp. “He’s progressing pretty well from the summer,” Kings GM Rob Blake told LA Kings Insider. “He still has some difficulty with some of the lifts and the strength. We’re probably not sure if we’ll see him in training camp right away, but again, he’s a guy that trains at a very high level and he’s made a commitment to stay in L.A. after he got married, get the rehab back on course. We’re hopeful he can get back to the level that he started last season and the World Cup at.” Gaborik has been an elite scorer at times during his career, but injuries have been a recurring