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NHL Rumors: Jack Studnicka, Arber Xhekaj, Cam York

Yes, we are finally approaching the start of the 2022–23 season, a time when all 32 teams have a chance to win the Stanley Cup. Here are some of the top headlines and notes prior to the NHL season: Bruins' Studnicka Most Likely to Make the Opening Roster It looks as if Bruins prospect Jack Studnicka has earned himself a roster spot for at least the start of the season. Yesterday, the Bruins made another round of cuts, sending down Marc McLaughlin, John Beecher, and Fabian Lysell, among others, to the AHL.   So far, Studnicka has impressed so far through training camp and preseason. The 23-year-old has shown an improvement in his offensive and defensive game. The Ontario native has been stronger in puck battles and looks noticeably stronger on the ice.   The Bruns forward has played in a career-high 37 games, up-and-down from the NHL to the AHL. Last season, Studnicka played in a 15-game stint with the club, recording three assists.   Arber Xhekaj is among the names still fig

NHL Rumors: Lambert finds game, Bruins Prospects Impress, Matt Boldy, Arber Xhekaj

Yes, at last we are nearing the start of the 2022-23 season, a time in when all 32 teams have a shot at winning Stanley Cup. Here are some of the top headlines and notes, prior to the NHL season: Lambert finds game at Prospects Tournament Brad Lambert is regarded as one of the prospects whose draft stock consistently dropped throughout his draft season. Lambert was ultimately selected 30th overall by the Winnipeg Jets at the conclusion of the first round.   Lambert struggled throughout his season in the Finnish Liiga, starting the season with JYP and then being moved mid-season to Pelicans. Lambert even struggled to find his game at the junior level, representing Finland at the World Juniors.   Lambert started the 2022 World Juniors, paired on the Finnish second-line, with second unit power play time. But by the end of the tournament, Lambert was regarded as the 13th forward, and he ended up being scratched for Finland's gold medal game. Lambert recorded just one goal in five g