Canadian Press

Top women's players to be part of NHL All-Star Weekend

By: Canadian Press

The magnitude of the moment wasn't lost on Kendall Coyne Schofield — wearing her No. 26 Team USA jersey — as she dug her skates into the ice waiting for the starter's whistle to blow.

January 15, 2020

Golden Knights fire head coach Gallant after tumble from top of Pacific standings

By: Canadian Press

Gerard Gallant began the year with his Vegas Golden Knights in first place in the Pacific Division and news he would be coaching in the upcoming NHL all-star game.

January 15, 2020

Capitals sign Nicklas Backstrom for 5-year, $46M deal

By: Canadian Press

The Capitals have signed Nicklas Backstrom for the long term, agreeing to a $46 million, five-year contract extension on Tuesday.

January 14, 2020

Calgary Flames, Rasmus Andersson agree to six-year contract extension

By: Canadian Press

The Calgary Flames have signed defenceman Rasmus Andersson to a six-year contract extension.

January 8, 2020

Preds GM makes rare mid-season coaching change hiring Hynes

By: Canadian Press

Nashville's David Poile did something he has rarely done in nearly 40 years as a general manager: He made a mid-season coaching change after being fed up with the Predators underachieving.

January 7, 2020

Flyers dedicate 4-1 victory to cancer-stricken teammate

By: Canadian Press

Oskar Lindblom was just a visitor in the Flyers' locker room Tuesday, his presence enough to lift the spirits of a franchise rocked by the promising forward's cancer fight. He was never far from his teammates thoughts, and they tapped their sticks as Flyers fans stood in support, all in his corner as he faces his murky recovery ahead.

December 17, 2019

Coyotes acquiring Hall shifts balance of power in West

By: Canadian Press

John Chayka looked at the Arizona Coyotes roster and their spot atop the Pacific Division and wondered.

December 17, 2019

Flyers F Lindblom out rest of the season with rare cancer

By: Canadian Press

Philadelphia Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom will miss the rest of the season after being diagnosed with Ewing's sarcoma, a cancerous tumour that grows in the bones or in the tissue around bones.

December 13, 2019

Sharks seek new voice after firing coach Peter DeBoer

By: Canadian Press

Flying back home from a winless road trip, general manager Doug Wilson could feel the same lack of energy and excitement that had plagued the San Jose Sharks on the ice too often this season.

December 12, 2019

Wild defenceman Spurgeon 10 seasons into size-defying career

By: Canadian Press

The defining moment of Jared Spurgeon's hockey career came when he was just 13: His peewee coach in Edmonton moved him from forward to defenceman.

December 11, 2019

Dallas Stars fire Jim Montgomery for unprofessional conduct

By: Canadian Press

The Dallas Stars fired second-year coach Jim Montgomery on Tuesday for what the team called unprofessional conduct.

December 10, 2019

Winnipeg Jets acquire Nick Shore after Leafs place centre on waivers

By: Canadian Press

The Winnipeg Jets have claimed centre Nick Shore off waivers from the Toronto Maple Leafs.

December 4, 2019

Capitals trade Stephenson to Golden Knights for 5th-rounder

By: Canadian Press

The Washington Capitals traded forward Chandler Stephenson to the Vegas Golden Knights for a 2021 fifth-round pick.

December 3, 2019

Penguins sign F Noesen to 1-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The Pittsburgh Penguins have signed former New Jersey and Anaheim forward Stefan Noesen to a two-way contract.

December 2, 2019

'We move on': Flames head coach Peters resigns after racial slur allegations

By: Canadian Press

After a firestorm of controversy amid allegations of racial slurs and physical abuse of players in previous jobs, embattled Calgary Flames head coach Bill Peters resigned Friday.

November 29, 2019

Simmonds, Subban hope hockey improves in aftermath of racial slur allegations

By: Canadian Press

While Wayne Simmonds calls the Akim Aliu-Bill Peters story "extremely disheartening," he hopes it leads to better days for hockey.

November 28, 2019

Bruins sign Coyle, Wagner, to extensions

By: Canadian Press

The Boston Bruins have signed forward Charlie Coyle to a six-year extension worth a total of $31.5 million.

November 27, 2019

Shanahan on firing Babcock, promoting Keefe: 'Something that needed to be done'

By: Canadian Press

Brendan Shanahan had seen enough.

November 20, 2019

Longtime NHL executive Jim Gregory dies at 83

By: Canadian Press

Hockey Hall of Famer and popular longtime NHL executive Jim Gregory, best known for being one of the first to start bringing European players to North America, has died at the age of 83.

October 30, 2019

Predators include no-movement clause in Josi's 8-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The Nashville Predators finally have their captain Roman Josi signed to a long-term deal, and general manager David Poile is so confident in the defenceman's future he included a rare no movement clause in the eight-year, $72.4 million deal.

October 29, 2019