Latest Nick Foligno News

Late daughter Daron inspires Canadiens coach Luke Richardson

Jun. 21, 2021 16:53 PM EDT

When Chris Therien lost his sister in 2006, Luke Richardson was one of the first people there for support. Therien repaid that in 2010 when Richardson's daughter Daron died by suicide at the age of 14. “That broke my heart,” Therien said. “It broke a lot of guys’...

Hall of a trade: Deadline acquisitions are difference-makers

May. 28, 2021 16:14 PM EDT

Just when the New York Islanders got finished with Jeff Carter lighting it up against them with Pittsburgh, they face another significant trade deadline pickup in Taylor Hall and the Boston Bruins. The Islanders might not even be in the second round if not for a trade to...

Maple Leafs' Tavares taken off on stretcher after collision

May. 21, 2021 00:33 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Toronto captain John Tavares was removed from the ice on a stretcher and taken to a hospital after a collision early in Game 1 of the Maple Leafs' 2-1 loss to the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night. Tavares crashed into Montreal’s Ben Chiarot 10:29...

Canadiens beat Maple Leafs 2-1; Tavares injured early

May. 21, 2021 00:24 AM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Paul Byron broke a tie with a short-handed goal from his knees with 7:16 left and the Montreal Canadiens beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 on Thursday night in Game 1 of the first-round series between Original Six rivals. The game was marred by an early...

Playoff format could help end Canada's Stanley Cup drought

May. 17, 2021 18:02 PM EDT

Nick Foligno was 5 when his father made his longest playoff run with Toronto and he remembers it like it was yesterday. The festive atmosphere in the streets after winning Game 7 to advance to the conference final. The questionable missed call against Wayne Gretzky and...