Canadiens trade for trio of Penguins players as part of three-team trade

Aug 6, 2023 | 10:26am

The Montreal Canadiens have acquired the Pittsburgh Penguin’s 2025 second-round draft pick along with defenceman Jeff Petry, goaltender Casey DeSmith and forward Nathan Legare. The trio were acquired in exchange for forwards Mike Hoffman and Rem Pitlick, with the Penguins also retaining 25 per cent of Petry’s contract. Petry, 35, previously played eight seasons with […]

Former Rider Jeff Knox Jr. facing attempted homicide charges

Nov 1, 2020 | 8:29am

A Pittsburgh newspaper is reporting former Saskatchewan Roughriders linebacker Jeff Knox Junior is in trouble with the law. “The Pittsburgh Post Gazette” says Knox, who was the Riders outstanding player nominee in 2015, faces multiple charges including two counts of attempted homicide, two counts of aggravated assault and a firearms violation after two men were […]