Elliotte FriedmanElliotte joined CBC in October 2003 and is a commentator with Hockey Night in Canada.
As part of his duties with Hockey Night in Canada, Friedman hosts Inside Hockey, a feature airing every Saturday during Scotiabank Hockey Tonight that tells the stories of the people and places that shape the game of hockey. Always committed to giving viewers the inside story, fans call follow him throughout the regular season and playoffs on Twitter.
Stanley Cup winner Brandon Saad signed a six-year, $36 million US contract with his new team, the Columbus Blue Jackets, on Friday. The 22-year-old left-winger was acquired from the Chicago Blackhawks earlier this week. more »
The San Jose Sharks signed veteran forward Joel Ward to a three-year contract Friday. Ward had 19 goals and 34 points in the regular season with Washington, adding three goals and nine points in 14 playoff games. more »
Roger Federer dropped a set for the first time this week but never looked in real trouble against Sam Groth, beating the hard-serving Australian 6-4, 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-2 in the third round Saturday. more »