Cam Atkinson

Cam Atkinson

Height/Weight: 5' 8"/176 lbs
Born: Riverside, Connecticut
Draft: 2008 6th round (157th pick) by the
Shoots: R
  • The Hockey Writers

    3 Depth Players the Flyers Should Target in Free Agency

    When you’re put in a spot to play in the top six, sometimes you can change your game and not play the way you usually play. But you learn as you go along, you’re put in that spot because of the way you’ve been playing. You don’t have to change the way you play.

  • The Morning Call

    'That's his way of motivating': John Tortorella's players say his tough-love approach comes from a good place

    Before John Tortorella even set foot in the Columbus Blue Jackets locker room in October 2015 to replace Todd Richards as head coach, Blue Jackets forward Scott Hartnell thought he knew everything he needed to know about his new head coach. Hartnell had seen the viral video clips, just like everyone else — the blowups at reporters in postgame scrums. He had heard about how his hard practices were and how demanding he was of players during games.

  • The Hockey Writers

    Flyers Should Remove Themselves From DeBrincat Sweepstakes

    I originally wrote that the Philadelphia Flyers should be willing to pay the price to acquire Alex DeBrincat after Pierre LeBrun revealed the package the Chicago Blackhawks were looking for in return. This included a young player, high draft pick, and top prospect (from ‘Barry Trotz’s next move coming soon, Jeff Petry trade in the works: LeBrun rumblings,’ The Athletic, 6/17/22).