Practicing against some of hockey’s top talents provides learning experience for Cale Makar, but to teammate Erik Johnson, the Calder Trophy finalist is already wise beyond his years.
Meet Cale Makar, defenceman for the Colorado Avalanche and the ultimate team player.
From the sticks that made a great first impression to the ones that never even got a chance, players recall their first pieces of hockey equipment!
The Knuckle Puck. Is it fact or fiction? Goalie's worst nightmare or a skater's favourite trick (or both)? That and more as players recall the signature move from The Mighty Ducks!
Torey Krug spills the beans, Nikolaj Ehlers is out of pocket(s) and Marc-Andre Fleury is up to his usual antics as players share their stories from the road.
Juice, smoothie, he's heard all the leaf–inspired nicknames before but hey, Cale Makar really is as wholesome as they come!
Cale Makar didn't take long to accomplish a little bit of history.