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Five Questions with Chuck Kaiton

Former Hurricanes broadcaster discusses play-by-play influences, enduring charm of 'Brass Bonanza'

by Shawn P. Roarke @sroarke_nhl / NHL.com Director of Editorial

NHL.com's Q&A feature called "Five Questions With …" runs throughout the 2018-19 regular season. We talk to key figures in and around the game and ask them questions to gain insight into their lives, careers and the most recent news.

The latest edition features former NHL play-by-play announcer Chuck Kaiton, who started calling NHL games in the 1979-80 season with the Hartford Whalers. In 2004, he received the Foster Hewitt Memorial Award, presented by the Hockey Hall of Fame to broadcasters in television and radio who make outstanding contributions to their profession.

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Five Questions with John Cullen

Former NHL forward discusses cancer battle, support from Lightning teammates during recovery

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

NHL.com's Q&A feature called "Five Questions With …" runs throughout the 2018-19 regular season. We talk to key figures in and around the game and ask them questions to gain insight into their lives, careers and the most recent news.

The latest edition features former NHL forward John Cullen, who two decades ago forged a courageous, even miraculous comeback from non-Hodgkins lymphoma and a bone-marrow transplant.

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Five Questions with Commander Chris Hadfield

Canadian astronaut, passionate Maple Leafs fan discusses Toronto's Stanley Cup hopes

by Dave Stubbs @Dave_Stubbs / NHL.com Columnist

NHL.com's Q&A feature called "Five Questions With …" runs throughout the 2018-19 regular season. We talk to key figures in and around the game and ask them questions to gain insight into their lives, careers and the most recent news.

The latest edition features Commander Chris Hadfield, the 59-year-old Canadian astronaut and lifelong Toronto Maple Leafs fan who was named an honorary member of the NHL Alumni Association at its annual awards gala in Toronto on Oct. 22.

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Five Questions with Ryan O'Reilly

Blues center discusses adjusting to life in St. Louis, building chemistry with Tarasenko

by Tracey Myers @TraMyers_NHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

NHL.com's Q&A feature called "Five Questions With …" runs throughout the 2018-19 regular season. We talk to key figures in the game and ask them questions to gain insight into their lives, careers and the most recent news.

The latest edition features St. Louis Blues center Ryan O'Reilly.

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Five Questions with Ted Leonsis

Capitals owner discusses how Cup win brought Washington together, departure of Trotz

by Tom Gulitti @TomGulittiNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

NHL.com's Q&A feature called "Five Questions With …" runs throughout the 2018-19 regular season. We talk to key figures in the game and ask them questions to gain insight into their lives, careers and the most recent news.

The latest edition features Washington Capitals owner Ted Leonsis.

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Five Questions with Erik Karlsson

Sharks defenseman discusses trade from Senators, expectations in San Jose

by Dan Rosen @drosennhl / NHL.com Senior Writer

NHL.com's Q&A feature called "Five Questions With …" runs throughout the 2018-19 regular season. We talk to key figures in the game and ask them questions to gain insight into their lives, careers and the most recent news.

The latest edition features San Jose Sharks defenseman Erik Karlsson.

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Five Questions with Auston Matthews

Maple Leafs center discusses playing in Toronto, Tavares addition, improved skating

by Mike Zeisberger @Zeisberger / NHL.com Staff Writer

NHL.com's Q&A feature called "Five Questions With …" runs throughout the 2018-19 regular season. We talk to key figures in the game and ask them questions to gain insight into their lives, careers and the most recent news.

The latest edition features Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews.

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NHL Draft

Five Questions with Rasmus Dahlin

Defenseman prospect, projected No. 1 pick in 2018 Draft, on if he's ready for NHL, training in Sweden

by Mike G. Morreale @mikemorrealeNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

BUFFALO -- Rasmus Dahlin said the Buffalo Sabres provided no hint he would be the No. 1 pick in the 2018 NHL Draft during his interview with their representatives at the NHL Scouting Combine on Wednesday.

The Sabres hold the No. 1 choice in the draft. The Carolina Hurricanes have the No. 2 pick and the Montreal Canadiens have the No. 3 selection. Dahlin, an 18-year-old defenseman, could be the first Sweden-born player taken No. 1 since forward Mats Sundin by the Quebec Nordiques in 1989.

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Five Questions with Andrei Svechnikov

No. 1-ranked North American skater eligible for 2018 Draft discusses why he'd be successful in NHL, most memorable hockey moment

by Mike G. Morreale @mikemorrealeNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

BUFFALO -- Andrei Svechnikov, No. 1 in NHL Central Scouting's final list of North American skaters eligible for the 2018 NHL Draft, has benefitted watching his older brother go through the draft process on his way to becoming an NHL player.

Evgeny Svechnikov (6-foot-3, 212 pounds), 21, a left-handed right wing chosen in the first round (No. 19) of the 2015 NHL Draft by the Detroit Red Wings, has gained valuable experience in the American Hockey League with Grand Rapids the past two seasons. He had four points (two goals, two assists) in 14 games with the Red Wings last season.

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Five Questions with Alexa Bliss

WWE champion on her love of hometown Blue Jackets, women's place in sports

by Jon Lane @JonLaneNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

NHL.com's Q&A feature called "Five Questions With …" will run every Tuesday through the 2017-18 regular season. We talk to key figures in the game and fans and ask them questions to gain insight into their lives, careers and the latest news.

The latest edition features WWE superstar Alexa Bliss.

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