The Boston Bruins have signed Tuukka Rask, bringing back the winningest goalie in franchise history after he recovered from offseason surgery.
The 29-year-old Merrill has tied his career high with three goals to go with eight assists, a plus-8 rating and 51 blocked shots in 33 games this season,
The NHLPA issued a statement on Twitter saying the union also “intends to challenge any such action by filing a grievance.”
As part of the campaign, rolls of black hockey tape with messages of support and solidarity printed on them will be made available for purchase with $1 from each sale going toward the HDA.
The Devils did not give a timetable for his return
The league said Friday it now plans to resume play Tuesday in a decision that increases the total of postponed games to 64 this season.
Postponed games include Monday night's game at Chicago, Tuesday's game at Nashville and Thursday's home game against Toronto.
The Philadelphia Flyers fired coach Alain Vigneault on Monday with the team spiraling toward a franchise-worst losing streak.
The struggling Vancouver Canucks have dismissed head coach Travis Green and replaced him with Bruce Boudreau.
Hughes, the No. 1 pick overall in the 2019 NHL draft will earn an average salary of $8 million with the new contract.
Point appeared to favor his left shoulder-arm after crashing hard into to the end boards after being tripped.
The 22-year-old Comtois has missed the Ducks’ past three games due to injury.
Oilers coach Dave Tippett said Nurse will miss two to three weeks with a broken finger while Koekkoek will be out three to four weeks.
Dowd will count $1.3 million against the salary cap each of the past three seasons, almost double his current $750,000 value.
At 22 years old, Tkachuk is the franchise’s youngest-ever captain.t 22 years old, Tkachuk is the franchise’s youngest-ever captain.
The West Vancouver, B.C., native had 35 points (five goals, 30 assists) in 55 games in 2020-21.
Doughty will need six weeks of recovery from the first significant injury of his 14-year NHL career before he begins skating again.
The timeframe would mean Kucherov could be back playing just before or after the New Year.
Johnston has seven goals and eight assists in 87 games with the Islanders.
The Devils placed Hughes on injured reserve Thursday. They said he won’t need surgery at this time and he has started physical therapy.