Samuel Huo

Samuel Huo

Height/Weight: 6' 4"/192 lbs
Born: Richmond, Canada
Draft: Undrafted
Shoots: R

    SvoNotes: Korpisalo's confidence leads to comeback season

    The longtime Blue Jackets goaltender had the season from hell in 2021-22, in part because of a nagging hip injury that limited him throughout. "Pretty much I would say that," Korpisalo admitted. Rehab of surgery on that injured hip cost him the start of this season, but Korpisalo feels much better on the ice, and better numbers have followed. Looking at the advanced numbers that take into account the quality of the shots Korpisalo has faced, he's 24th among the 57 qualifying NHL goalies in goals saved above expected per 60 minutes per, so you can say among the best in the world, he's having an above average season.

  • USA TODAY Sports

    Connor Bedard watch: Who has best chance to land generational talent?

    Connor Bedard, considered a generational talent, leads NHL Central Scouting's midterm rankings. Which team has the best chance to draft him?

  • Silicon Valley News

    Jackets F Gustav Nyquist (shoulder) expected to miss rest of season

    Columbus Blue Jackets forward Gustav Nyquist is expected to miss the rest of the regular season due to a shoulder injury, the team announced Wednesday. The 33-year-old veteran was hurt during a 3-2 overtime road win against the Edmonton Oilers on Jan. 25. He was placed on injured reserve three days later.