Brandon Hagel

Brandon Hagel

Height/Weight: 5' 11"/174 lbs
Born: Saskatoon, Canada
Draft: 2016 6th round (159th pick) by the
Shoots: L
  • The Hockey Writers

    Montreal Canadiens Must-Watch Games in 2022-23

    Under the new head coach Derek Lalonde and with young stars Lucas Raymond and Moritz Seider, the new additions will seek to take a once elite franchise to the postseason after a six-year absence that has not won a playoff series since 2013. The Red Wings have some talented players but will Raymond or Seider, the winner of the 2022 Calder Trophy, encounter sophomore slumps as they aim to build upon exceptional rookie seasons?

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    Lightning Have Tough Opening Stretch to Start Season

    There are 82 regular season games in the NHL, so you can’t expect a team to win every matchup. Teams can start off poorly and rebound to make a surprise run in the playoffs, or have a great start only to slide narrowly into a wild card spot. So, Tampa Bay Lightning fans, don’t be too worried that the month of October looks scary.

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    Lightning Prospects Thriving at 2022 World Junior Championship

    Thompson Playing Well for Team Canada Team Canada was undefeated in round-robin play, and Thompson contributed three assists to the effort. Two of those came in a 5-1 win against Czechia on Aug. 13, which led to him winning the Player of the Game award for his team. He almost did not finish the contest; early in the game, he blocked a shot with his foot and left the bench briefly.