Alex Nylander

Alex Nylander

G
10
A
16
Pts
26
+/-
-2
PPP
2
SOG
94
Bio
Height/Weight: 6' 1"/192 lbs
Born: Calgary, Canada
Draft: 2016 1st round (8th pick) by the
Shoots: R
  • NHL Playoffs Daily: No. 1 seeds on the line
    ESPN.com

    NHL Playoffs Daily: No. 1 seeds on the line

    Lightning coach Jon Cooper was asked about injured star Steven Stamkos, who hasn't played in the exhibition or round-robin games. "I'll save us any more questions about Stammer. He's not going to be available [on Saturday]," Cooper said.

  • Qualifying format not to blame for the lack of superstars in the Stanley Cup Playoffs
    Eyes On The Prize

    Qualifying format not to blame for the lack of superstars in the Stanley Cup Playoffs

    Over the past few days you’ve heard pundits bemoaning the qualifying-round format robbing the playoffs of superstar players, and that’s certain to continue over the length of the post-season. Teams that possessed the most exciting players in the league had done enough to qualify for the typical 16-team playoff format, but were forced to jump through more hoops to make the official playoff round to make up for the fact that teams didn’t get a full season to prove themselves.

  • Summer hockey is looking like a very young man's game
    Minot Daily News

    Summer hockey is looking like a very young man's game

    I like guys that just go out and play, make some mistakes but they don’t worry about it. Or don’t make many mistakes at all. Canadiens coach Claude Julien showed that in Game 1 against Pittsburgh when he sent Suzuki out as the only forward in a 3-on-5 penalty-killing situation.