Alex Galchenyuk

Alex Galchenyuk

Height/Weight: 6' 1"/207 lbs
Born: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Draft: 2012 1st round (3rd pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • Chicago Tribune

    10 takeaways from the Big Ten schedule release, including Nebraska taking one in the teeth and Ohio State getting a favorable draw

    CHICAGO - Conspiracy Theory Saturday got off to a bang when the Big Ten's Week 1 schedule was released on Fox Sports' "Big Noon" kickoff show. Guess where Nebraska, the Big Ten's rogue member, starts the season? Columbus, Ohio. The Shoe. Have fun starting 0-1 on Oct. 24 (or 23). "I think Ohio State will be a two-to-three touchdown favorite," said Fox Sports analyst Urban Meyer, whose Buckeyes ...

  • Mikko Koivu won't be returning to Wild next season
    Star Tribune

    Mikko Koivu won't be returning to Wild next season

    The Wild won’t look the same next season, and not just because of recent roster turnover. Longtime captain Mikko Koivu will not be back, after the team announced Friday it won’t re-sign him. Koivu, 37, had been with the organization ever since it drafted him sixth overall in 2001, and through 15 ensuing seasons he assembled the most illustrious career in team history.

  • Baylor, FAU season openers postponed

    Baylor, FAU season openers postponed

    sports log Baylor, FAU season openers postponed Baylor’s football season opener against Houston, scheduled only a week ago after the former Southwest Conference rivals both had their original openers put off because of the virus, was one of two Bowl Subdivision games postponed Friday — the day before before they were supposed to play. Florida Atlantic’s opener against Georgia Southern was also postponed following the results of FAU’s COVID-19 testing Thursday.