Canadian Press

Players share painful past in campaign to rid NHL of racism

By: Canadian Press

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.

January 8, 2022

Devils' Dougie Hamilton to have surgery on broken jaw

By: Canadian Press

The Devils did not give a timetable for his return

January 4, 2022

NHL postpones 14 games; won't resume play until Tuesday

By: Canadian Press

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.

December 25, 2021

NHL postpones Flames games through Thursday due to COVID-19 outbreak

By: Canadian Press

Postponed games include Monday night's game at Chicago, Tuesday's game at Nashville and Thursday's home game against Toronto.

December 13, 2021

Flyers fire Vigneault amid skid; Yeo named interim coach

By: Canadian Press

The Philadelphia Flyers fired coach Alain Vigneault on Monday with the team spiraling toward a franchise-worst losing streak.

December 6, 2021

Vancouver Canucks fire head coach Travis Green, hire Bruce Boudreau

By: Canadian Press

The struggling Vancouver Canucks have dismissed head coach Travis Green and replaced him with Bruce Boudreau.

December 5, 2021

Devils sign center Jack Hughes to 8-year, $64M extension

By: Canadian Press

Hughes, the No. 1 pick overall in the 2019 NHL draft will earn an average salary of $8 million with the new contract.

November 30, 2021

Lightning's Point out indefinitely with upper-body injury

By: Canadian Press

Point appeared to favor his left shoulder-arm after crashing hard into to the end boards after being tripped.

November 21, 2021

Ducks' Max Comtois out 6 weeks after right hand surgery

By: Canadian Press

The 22-year-old Comtois has missed the Ducks’ past three games due to injury.

November 19, 2021

Oilers put Nurse and Koekkoek on injured reserve, move Smith to long-term IR

By: Canadian Press

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.

November 19, 2021

Capitals sign center Nic Dowd to $3.9M, 3-year extension

By: Canadian Press

Dowd will count $1.3 million against the salary cap each of the past three seasons, almost double his current $750,000 value.

November 14, 2021

Senators name Brady Tkachuk as 10th captain in franchise history

By: Canadian Press

At 22 years old, Tkachuk is the franchise’s youngest-ever captain.t 22 years old, Tkachuk is the franchise’s youngest-ever captain.

November 5, 2021

Leafs sign defenceman Rielly to eight-year, $60-million extension

By: Canadian Press

The West Vancouver, B.C., native had 35 points (five goals, 30 assists) in 55 games in 2020-21.

October 29, 2021

LA Kings D Drew Doughty out 8 weeks with bruised right knee

By: Canadian Press

Doughty will need six weeks of recovery from the first significant injury of his 14-year NHL career before he begins skating again.

October 27, 2021

Lightning's Kucherov out 8-10 weeks after undergoing surgery

By: Canadian Press

The timeframe would mean Kucherov could be back playing just before or after the New Year.

October 27, 2021

New York Islanders sign Ross Johnston to 4-year contract

By: Canadian Press

Johnston has seven goals and eight assists in 87 games with the Islanders.

October 26, 2021

Devils' Jack Hughes has dislocated left shoulder, no surgery

By: Canadian Press

The Devils placed Hughes on injured reserve Thursday. They said he won’t need surgery at this time and he has started physical therapy.

October 21, 2021

Edmonton Oilers place goalie Mike Smith on IR with lower-body injury

By: Canadian Press

Smith was hurt in the second period of Edmonton's 6-5 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Tuesday.

October 20, 2021

Bruins sign D McAvoy to 8-year, $76 million extension

By: Canadian Press

McAvoy had five goals and 25 assists in 51 games last season and led all Bruins defensemen with a plus-22 rating.

October 15, 2021

Brady Tkachuk signs seven-year, $57.5-million deal with Ottawa Senators

By: Canadian Press

The 22-year-old Tkachuk played in all 56 of Ottawa's games last season and led the Senators in scoring with 36 points.

October 14, 2021