The Maple Leafs general manager only had good things to say about the 23-year-old after he was voted Comeback Player of the Year at midseason.
Following an impressive start to his fourth season in the league, 'Spicy P' was with his brother when he got the big news.
The 22-year-old has proven he's more than capable of finding the back of the net at the NHL level.
Many of those in attendance at Little Caesars Arena stepped up after technology crapped out ahead of Detroit's clash with the Montreal Canadiens.
After mulling things over for the first half of the 2019-20 season, the 38-year-old will suit up for the Hurricanes the rest of the year.
San Jose's captain went into the end boards awkwardly while battling for a puck with Blues defenceman Vince Dunn on Tuesday.
Dmitri Voronkov let some anger out on a piece of broadcast equipment that prevented a late two-man advantage for his team on Sunday.
The 26-year-old exited Wednesday night's contest in Detroit late in the fourth quarter after being crushed by a defender.
Both the Chicago Blackhawks and Crawford have released statements about their current situation.
The Philadelphia rookie will be missing a few games following his actions on Sunday, a play that earned him a five-minute major for interference.
The 53-year-old was in the wrong place at the wrong time during the third period of Thursday night's clash between the Chicago Blackhawks and Arizona Coyotes.
The hard-nosed defenceman made his thoughts on throwing hands known after a mid-game tilt helped propel Los Angeles to a win on Thursday night.
The point guard was pretty clutch for Toronto in Game 6 of the 2019 NBA Finals. Will he be able to do the same on stage?
When it comes to entertaining the public, it seems like there's nothing that the 48-year-old won't do. And, honestly, we're alright with that.
The 61-year-old faced charges stemming from an incident over the summer in which he beat his neighbour with a metal pole.
After being drafted by the Maple Leafs and playing parts of ten seasons with the team, the 29-year-old received the love he deserved at Scotiabank Arena.
If the Vancouver forward is a man of his word, his upper lip will be warm for the rest of the 2019-20 season.