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Mike Ribeiro Bounces Back in Music City

OCTOBER 22, 2014 — NASHVILLE — “I take it one day at a time for me now,” said Nashville Predators center Mike Ribeiro, whose 2013-14 season was tough, then soured as his former club, the Arizona Coyotes, bought out the 34-year-old. Ribeiro had been separated from his family during his time in Arizona, but now, with wife Tamara and three ...Full Article

Sabres to Retire Dominik Hasek’s No. 39

BUFFALO, N.Y. (October 20, 2014) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team will officially retire the jersey of goaltender Dominik Hasek, one of the most prolific goaltenders in NHL ...Full Article

Video: Bruins’ Tuukka Rask Jams w/The Mustn’ts at Nietzsche’s in Buffalo

OCTOBER 20, 2014 — The Buffalo News reports today that Boston Bruins netminder Tuukka Rask jammed last Friday night in Buffalo at legendary night spot Nietzsche’s.  Rask joined local ...Full Article

NHL 3 Stars of the Week: Seguin, Andersen, Stamkos

NEW YORK (Oct. 20, 2014) – Dallas Stars center Tyler Seguin, Anaheim Ducks goaltender Frederik Andersen and Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” ...Full Article

Video: Johnny Hockey’s Sick Wraparound – Gaudreau Big 1st Goal

OCTOBER 19, 2014 — Johnny “Hockey” Gaudreau, a highly touted prospect who won the Hobey Baker Award with Boston College, scored against Ondrej Pavelec in the Flames’ 4-1 victory over ...Full Article

LA Kings D-Man Slava Voynov Suspended: Domestic Violence Arrest

OCTOBER 20, 2014 — Early this morning, the National Hockey League suspended Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov on the heels of his arrest for domestic violence.  Here’s the ...Full Article

Martin Havlat Suffers Deep Facial Cuts on Hit by Chimera (Video)

OCTOBER 17, 2014 — Thursday night in Washington, New Jersey Devils forward Martin Havlat suffered deep facial lacerations after a hit by Capitals forward Jason Chimera, which caused him ...Full Article

Clean Hit? You Judge: John Scott Hits Mikhail Grabovski

OCTOBER 16, 2014 — Thursday night on Long Island, San Jose Sharks depth forward and tough guy John Scott nailed Mikhail Grabovski of the Islanders.  Grabovski was off to ...Full Article

Video: Milan Lucic Fined $5K for Obscene Gesture

OCTOBER 17, 2014 — The NHL has fined Boston Bruins forward Milan Lucic $5,000 for an apparently obscene gesture as he entered the penalty box during the Bruins’ 6-4 ...Full Article

Kings Sign Jake Muzzin to 5yr/$20M Extension

OCTOBER 15, 2014 — Big bucks for Jake Muzzin, currently on the injured list but a very capable partner for top dog Drew Doughty on LA’s blueline. 5yrs/$20M –Ed. ...Full Article

Simon Gagne Signs with Boston Bruins 1yr/$600K

OCTOBER 14, 2014 — BOSTON, MA – Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today, Tuesday, October 14, that the club has signed forward Simon Gagne to a one-year, ...Full Article

NHL Western Conference Preview 2014-15

OCTOBER 10, 2014 — Here’s our look at the Western Conference for 2014-15.  Here is our predicted order of finish, plus a capsule look at each team: WESTERN CONFERENCE: KEY: ...Full Article

Video: Radko Gudas Hit on Scottie Upshall May Draw Review

OCTOBER 9, 2014 — Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Radko Gudas apparently caught Florida Panthers forward Scottie Upshall with his head down on Thursday night, the second night of action ...Full Article

NHL Eastern Conference Preview 2014-15

OCTOBER 8, 2014 — The season is upon us, and we see a couple of teams slipping out of the playoffs in the Eastern Conference.  Is your team’s stock ...Full Article

Jeff Skinner Concussed; Hit by Matt Niskanen

OCTOBER 4, 2014 — RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today issued the following statement regarding forward Jeff ...Full Article

Ryan Johansen Signs 3yr/$12M Deal

OCTOBER 6, 2014 — It was just a matter of time, and no time like the present for Ryan Johansen to sign with the Jackets.  Despite agent Kurt Overhardt’s ...Full Article

Islanders Acquire D Nick Leddy from Chicago (1st of 2 Deals for D)

OCTOBER 4, 2014 — Two big moves today by the Islanders, taking advantage, smartly, of Boston and Chicago both needing salary cap relief.  Good move by Garth Snow. Bruins ...Full Article

Islanders Acquire D Johnny Boychuk from Boston (2nd Trade for D Today)

OCTOBER 4, 2014 — BOSTON, MA — Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today, Saturday, October 4, that the club has traded defenseman Johnny Boychuk to the New ...Full Article

Bobby Ryan Inks 7yr/$50.75M Extension; Erik Karlsson Named Senators Captain

OCTOBER 2, 2014 – OTTAWA — Bobby Ryan will be an Ottawa Senator for a long time, having inked a seven-year contract extension with owner Eugene Melnyk’s club this ...Full Article

Islanders Sale of Minority Interest Approved; Pair Becomes Majority Owner Later

OCTOBER 1, 2014 — NEW YORK — Scott Malkin and Jonathan Ledecky were unanimously approved as new minority stakeholders in the New York Islanders franchise.  Owner Charles Wang will continue ...Full Article

Etem Makes Push for Full-Time NHL Employment

SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 — ANAHEIM — With two center positions and three more along the wings opening up available due to various retirements and other departures, the Anaheim Ducks will ...Full Article

Bruins Re-Sign Torey Krug and Reilly Smith; Each 1yr/$1.4M

SEPTEMBER 29, 2014 — BOSTON, MA – Boston Bruins General Manager Peter Chiarelli announced today, September 29, that the club has signed defenseman Torey Krug and forward Reilly Smith ...Full Article

Derek Stepan Breaks Leg

SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 — New York Rangers center Derek Stepan fractured his left fibula during an off-ice conditioning test and will be lost for four-to-six weeks according to the ...Full Article

Jordan Staal Breaks Leg | Update: Out 3-4 Months

SEPTEMBER 24, 2014 — Tuesday night in Buffalo, Carolina Hurricanes center Jordan Staal broke his right leg in a collision with Sabres defenseman Josh Gorges. Staal had x-rays at the ...Full Article

EPIX to Present 2-Part Series for NHL Winter Classic

SEPTEMBER 23, 2014 — EPIX will feature the NHL’s Winter Classic.  Here’s the presser from the NHL: EPIX TEAMS WITH NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE FOR TWO-PART SERIES, DEBUTING IN DECEMBER ...Full Article

Ryan Malone Gets 2nd Chance, Signs with Rangers

SEPTEMBER 11, 2014 — The New York Rangers signed free agent forward Ryan Malone to a two-way, one-year deal.   Malone was arrested for DUI and cocaine possession earlier this ...Full Article

Nationals Park Confirmed as Winter Classic Site Jan 1 2015: Capitals vs Blackhawks

SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 — NEW YORK (September 10, 2014) – The National Hockey League announced today that the 2015 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic® featuring the Chicago Blackhawks and Washington Capitals on ...Full Article

Ducks Extend Coach Bruce Boudreau’s Contract

SEPTEMBER 10, 2014 — ANAHEIM, Calif. – The Anaheim Ducks announced today that the National Hockey League (NHL) club has extended the contract of Head Coach Bruce Boudreau for ...Full Article

Mega Extension for David Krejci 6yrs/$43.5M

SEPTEMBER 4, 2014 — BOSTON — The Boston Bruins have signed center David Krejci to a six-year, $43.5M extension which begins at the start of next season, according to ...Full Article

NHL Expansion on the Way? Denials Amidst Reports

AUGUST 27, 2014 — Reports of NHL expansion to Las Vegas and as many as three other cities in the US and Canada came to the fore Tuesday and ...Full Article

Ted Kennedy to be first player on Toronto’s “Legends Row”, as the Maple Leafs remember their storied past

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced last week that the ‘quintessential Maple Leaf’ Ted Kennedy is to be the first inductee of three to their new monument to the franchise’s ...Full Article

San Jose Sharks Strip Thornton of Captaincy, Marleau of Assistant Role

AUGUST 23, 2014 — SAN JOSE — This is what happens when you blow a 3-0 series lead in the playoffs. Last Wednesday, San Jose Sharks head coach Todd McLellan ...Full Article

Settlement Reached in Steve Moore v Todd Bertuzzi Lawsuit

AUGUST 19, 2014 — According to Geoff Adair, attorney for NHLer Todd Bertuzzi, a settlement was reached earlier today in former NHLer Steve Moore’s lawsuit over Bertuzzi’s career-ending hit ...Full Article

New Draft Lottery Format for NHL

NEW YORK (August 20, 2014) — The National Hockey League announced today changes to its Draft Lottery, a weighted system implemented and utilized to determine the order of selection ...Full Article

Islanders Sell Minority Stake; Becomes Majority Stake in 2 Yrs; Barroway Suit

AUGUST 19, 2014 — The New York Islanders announced the sale of the franchise from existing owner Charles Wang to Jon Ledecky and Scott Malkin.  The pair will assume ...Full Article

Gary Bettman on Duck Calls: Listen Online

MAY 8, 2014 — NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman sat down with Duck Calls host Josh Brewster to discuss a variety of NHL subjects. LISTEN ONLINE:Full Article

Buffalo to Host NHL Combine in 2015 and 2016

AUGUST 18, 2014 — BUFFALO — The National Hockey League and the Buffalo Sabres today announced the NHL Combine will move to Buffalo in 2015 and 2016, with the event being held at First Niagara Center and the ...Full Article

Voting Sept 9: Gila River Arena New Name for Coyotes’ Barn

AUGUST 14, 2014 — GLENDALE, ARIZONA – Arizona Coyotes Co-Owner, President and CEO Anthony LeBlanc announced today that the Coyotes and Arizona based Gila River Casinos have agreed to terms on ...Full Article

Canucks Name Perry Pearn Assistant Coach

AUGUST 9, 2014 — Vancouver, B.C. – Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning named Perry Pearn to the Vancouver Canucks coaching staff today as an Assistant Coach. “We are very excited ...Full Article

Kings to Retire Number 4 in Honor of Rob Blake

AUGUST 11, 2014 — LOS ANGELES — Rob Blake, a tough defenseman and good guy who dominated his end of the ice.  He goes directly to the Hall of ...Full Article
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