Chris Brown

#37C,
Height: 6' 2"
Weight: 208
Born:
Birth Place: Flower Mound, Texas
Draft: 2009 2nd round (36th pick) by the
Shoots: R
  • PHT Morning Skate: 9 rookies that could win the Calder Trophy in 2017-18
    ProHockeyTalk5 hours ago

    PHT Morning Skate: 9 rookies that could win the Calder Trophy in 2017-18

    –This year’s offseason is a lot more quiet than last year’s offseason (P.K. Subban for Shea Weber and Taylor Hall for Adam Larsson were two major stories last summer). So Sean McIndoe dug up seven storylines that still need sorting out. Somehow, the Avs have failed to trade Matt Duchene, John Tavares hasn’t signed an extension with the Islanders, and the Golden Knights still have a lot of defensemen. (Sportsnet) –Sam McCaig of The Hockey News put together his free agent All-Star team, and there were some pretty big names to chose from. Mike Fisher, Jaromir Jagr and Thomas Vanek were all on McCaig’s first line, while Andrei Markov and Fedor Tyutin were on the top pairing. (The Hockey News) –The

  • What Mika Zibanejad said about his deal, New York and more responsibility
    SNY

    What Mika Zibanejad said about his deal, New York and more responsibility

    7/11/17 | Klein was on the NHL Network on Monday and said: "Mentally, the grind of a season, 13 years I have done it both in the AHL and NHL it was the right time for myself and my family. I feel I can still play at a high level, it's just that when your heart isn't fully in it, for me, it's pretty obvious that I needed a change and something new." On what is next, "lots of family time, traveling. I have a lot of interests, I'll most likely be involved in some business that I have and I might apprentice at a garage and really fine tune my mechanic skills. I got lots of stuff that I really want to do." On his time with the Rangers, "I knew a few of the guys on the team, didn't take me too long

  • Wild GM wants long-term deals for Granlund, Niederreiter
    ProHockeyTalk

    Wild GM wants long-term deals for Granlund, Niederreiter

    Minnesota Wild GM Chuck Fletcher admits that contract negotiations are “plodding along” with RFAs Mikael Granlund and Nino Niederreiter. Even so, Fletcher noted to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune’s Michael Russo that salary arbitration hearings might serve as just the sort of deadlines the Wild need with the two rising offensive talents. As a reminder, Niederreiter’s hearing is slated for Aug. 3 and Granlund is scheduled for one day later, on Aug. 4. Fletcher told Russo that he expects something similar to what Viktor Arvidsson worked out with the Nashville Predators, at least when it comes down to figuring out a fairly long deal around the time of a hearing. “We’re open to any angle,” Fletcher