Chris Johnston is in his 14th season covering the NHL and fifth for Sportsnet. His career began with The Canadian Press and has covered 10 Stanley Cup finals and two Olympics. He is a frequent contributor to Sportsnet's TV and radio platforms and a regular guest on the "Puck Talks" speaking series.
Dion Phaneuf on uncertain future with Senators: 'Changes happen'
In a reflective mood during a quick stop in Toronto this week, Senators defenceman Dion Phaneuf looked back on the past and ahead to the future, understanding that the winds of change are blowing strongly in the nation’s capital right now.
Auston Matthews likes what he sees in 'natural goal-scorer' Brock Boeser
A half season where Brock Boeser took the NHL by storm hasn’t just established a goal-scoring pace that will be tough to maintain in the coming months. That’s a burden former world junior teammate Auston Matthews understands well.