Canadian Press

Aleksander Barkov, the Panthers' reluctant star, leads without having to say much

By: Canadian Press

Here’s the list of Aleksander Barkov’s top highlights from the Florida-Boston series: the go-ahead goal that sparked a Game 2 victory, scoring a spectacular game-winning goal to cap a comeback in Game 4, then blocking a shot late in Game 6 to keep things tied about 90 seconds before the Panthers won the game and clinched the series.

4 days ago

Carolina Hurricanes re-sign coach Rod Brind'Amour and staff to multi-year deals

By: Canadian Press

The team announced the re-signings Sunday for Brind'Amour, assistants Jeff Daniels and Tim Gleason, goaltending coach Paul Schonfelder and video coach Chris Huffine.

4 days ago

Craig Berube named head coach of Toronto Maple Leafs

By: Canadian Press

It will be up to the 58-year-old to deliver something the Original Six franchise hasn't experienced in more than a generation — sustained playoff success.

5 days ago

Participation in the NHL's player assistance program is up this season. That may not be a bad thing

By: Canadian Press

Help is offered for anything from alcohol or drug abuse to mental health issues, sleeping problems or a gambling addiction.

May 15, 2024

Senators name Travis Green as head coach, sign him to four-year deal

By: Canadian Press

Green takes over the NHL club from interim head coach Jacques Martin, who coached the team after D.J. Smith was fired on Dec. 18.

May 7, 2024

Bruins' defenseman Brandon Carlo's day: Wife gives birth in morning, he scores goal in evening

By: Canadian Press

The Boston defenseman wasn't with his team Monday morning for an excellent reason — his wife Mayson was giving birth to their son, their second child, around 3 a.m.

May 6, 2024

Winnipeg Jets coach Rick Bowness is retiring after 38 NHL seasons

By: Canadian Press

Bowness announced his retirement Monday after 38 NHL seasons, a well-respected career that included leading the Dallas Stars to the Stanley Cup Final in 2020 and more time spent behind the bench than anyone else in league history.

May 6, 2024

The Carolina Hurricanes missed Andrei Svechnikov in last year's NHL playoffs. He's back as 'a force'

By: Canadian Press

“I just want to go there and enjoy it,” Svechnikov said. “Obviously I had a tough time missing playoffs. I’m sure I would’ve helped a little bit. I’m just going there and enjoying my game and trying to give it my best shot there.”

May 3, 2024

With 60 goals, Sam Reinhart has made Florida Panthers history. He wants to win the Cup even more

By: Canadian Press

Reinhart has 60, including three in the playoffs, topping Pavel Bure’s mark of 59.

May 2, 2024

Members of NHL community and beyond pay tribute to legendary broadcaster Bob Cole

By: Canadian Press

He died Wednesday night in St. John's, N.L., surrounded by his family, his daughter, Megan Cole, told the CBC.

April 25, 2024

Blackhawks agree to a 6-year contract with defenseman Alex Vlasic

By: Canadian Press

The team announced the move on Thursday. The contract runs through the 2029-30 season with a $4.6 million salary-cap hit.

April 25, 2024

Utah hockey fans welcome the former Arizona Coyotes to their new home

By: Canadian Press

Players and coaches were greeted at the airport in morning by a crowd of approximately 100 players from local youth hockey programs. The kids chanted “Go, Utah! Go, Utah!”

April 24, 2024

Goaltender Ivan Fedotov signs a two-year, $6.5M deal with the Flyers after long journey to the NHL

By: Canadian Press

Fedotov made his long-awaited Flyers debut earlier this month after being selected in the seventh round of the 2015 draft.

April 23, 2024

New Jersey Devils forward Timo Meier has post-season surgery on his shoulder

By: Canadian Press

The Devils said Meier had the surgery on Tuesday, eight days after their highly-anticipated season ended without a playoff berth.

April 23, 2024

Sabres hire Lindy Ruff as coach. He guided Buffalo to the playoffs in 2011

By: Canadian Press

Some 11 years after being fired as the Sabres' winningest coach, and following head-coaching stops in Dallas and New Jersey, the 64-year-old Ruff is getting his old job back after being hired by the Sabres on Monday.

April 22, 2024

New York Rangers captain Jacob Trouba may be the most interesting man in hockey

By: Canadian Press

The big-hitting American defenceman is also an artist, philanthropist, advocate and, most recently, an actor in a commercial urging early cancer detection. He might be the most interesting man in hockey.

April 19, 2024

Marc-Andre Fleury signs a $2.5M extension with the Wild to return for next season at age 40

By: Canadian Press

The Minnesota Wild signed goalie Marc-Andre Fleury to a one-year, $2.5 million contract extension on Wednesday, bringing back the veteran for his age-40 season.

April 17, 2024

Hockey business is booming as the NHL bounces back from the pandemic in a big way

By: Canadian Press

Piece it all together, and more eyes are on the puck than ever before with the playoffs beginning this weekend.

April 16, 2024

Cutter Gauthier, the NCAA's leading scorer, signs 3-year, entry-level contract with Ducks

By: Canadian Press

Gauthier is likely to make his NHL debut on Thursday when the Ducks wrap up their season at Vegas.

April 14, 2024

Sweeney named GM of Canada's team for inaugural NHL 4 Nations Face-Off

By: Canadian Press

Hockey Canada announced its management team for the February 2025 tournament in a release Friday.

April 12, 2024