Erik Karlsson RUMORS & NEWS

  • Erik Karlsson is the NHL’s top shot blocker — seriously

    Sportsnet "Russia’s Nikita Zaitsev was at September’s World Cup of Hockey, rhyming off a bunch of NHL defencemen he’d been admiring from overseas. He named some usual suspects without comment: Duncan Keith, Drew Doughty, Victor Hedman… Then he said, “Erik Karlsson, in the offensive zone.” Unlike the..." November 26

  • Erik Karlsson uses pizza to propose to girlfriend

    Ottawa Citizen "Erik Karlsson and Melinda Currey, Ottawa’s favourite Instagram couple, have gotten engaged. Currey uploaded a post on Instagram Friday of the pair smooching, with Currey wearing a conspicuous ring on her left hand. The caption reads: “The love of my life for the rest of my life. Here’s to us..." November 19

  • Let's hope Erik Karlsson's solid defensive play holds up

    Ottawa Sun "There’s a reason Erik Karlsson finished second in Norris Trophy voting last year, when he was doing things offensively no other defenceman had done in decades. It’s not a popularity contest, otherwise the often charming and funny Senators captain might have no peers. It had to do with his..." October 15