Pharrell mentee Buddy is finally in the limelight

There’s no bigger myth in the music industry than that of overnight success. Ask any musician making headway in the mainstream, and they’ll highlight the years of hard graft in their bedrooms, shitty backroom tours, and bombing on-stage. The incubation period varies, of course, but for some it lasts much longer than expected.For hip-hop artist Simmie Sims, better known by his stage n [...]

23 November 2017

Byram buzz begins for 2019 NHL Draft, with Vancouver rookie D-man slotted for early selection

“His skating and willingess to carry the puck is what makes him elite. His skating is just so effortless. He’s such an efficient player.”The double-take reactions prompted by moves by Vancouver Giants rookie defenceman Bowen Byram have been plenty this season, and likely began in one of the first team meetings of the campaign.The players were asked at the time to write down th [...]

23 November 2017

Fantasy buzz: Boeser has huge game for Canucks

All season long, NHL.com's fantasy hockey staff will have you covered with daily lineup news, production trends and injury notes from around the League. We will identify how these developments affect fantasy owners in year-long (Yahoo) and daily (DraftKings) formats. 5 p.m.Sharks send Labanc to AHLThe San Jose Sharks sent forward Kevin Labanc to their [...]

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