The Colorado Avalanche took 17-year- old center Nathan MacKinnon with the No. 1 pick in the National Hockey League draft, while the New Jersey Devils acquired a possible successor for goaltender Martin Brodeur.
Seth Jones fell in love with hockey watching Joe Sakic and Patrick Roy win a Stanley Cup in Colorado when he was 6 years old. Twelve years later, Jones is the possible No. 1 pick of the Avalanche and Sakic in this weekend’s National Hockey League draft.
As recently as five weeks ago, Jim Balsillie, who helped build Research In Motion Ltd. into Canada’s biggest company by market value, was showing no signs that he was about to step aside as investors pushed for management changes at the BlackBerry maker.
Jim Balsillie, Research In Motion Ltd.’s co-chief executive officer until January of 2012, cut his last formal ties to a company he helped build for two decades when he reported yesterday that he no longer holds a stake.
Jim Balsillie, Research In Motion Ltd.’s co-chief executive officer until January of last year, cut his last formal ties to a company he helped found 20 years ago when he reported yesterday that he no longer holds a stake.