Canadian Press

Montreal Canadiens sign goaltender Montembeault to three-year extension

By: Canadian Press

The contract, which runs until the end of the 2026-27 season, has an annual average value of US$3.15 million

December 1, 2023

Vancouver Canucks trade Anthony Beauvillier to Chicago Blackhawks

By: Canadian Press

In exchange, the Canucks will receive a fifth-round pick in the 2024 draft.

November 28, 2023

Patrick Kane signs with the Detroit Red Wings for the rest of the NHL season

By: Canadian Press

He signed a contract Tuesday worth a prorated $2.75 million, meaning he'll make just over $2 million through mid-April.

November 28, 2023

NHL all-star events to include return of player draft, 3-on-3 women's game

By: Canadian Press

NHL chief content officer Steve Mayer said going back to hockey's biggest market was the right time to add more events.

November 27, 2023

Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy returns from back surgery to face Carolina

By: Canadian Press

Vasilevskiy missed 20 games after undergoing a microdiscectomy to address a lumbar disk herniation two months ago.

November 24, 2023

Winnipeg Jets head coach Rick Bowness to return to the bench against Panthers

By: Canadian Press

Winnipeg Jets head coach Rick Bowness has returned to the team and will be behind the bench for Friday's road game against the Florida Panthers.

November 24, 2023

Blackhawks' Taylor Hall is expected to miss the rest of the season with a right knee injury

By: Canadian Press

Coach Luke Richardson said Hall is going to have ACL surgery.

November 23, 2023

Maple Leafs place defenceman John Klingberg on long-term injured reserve

By: Canadian Press

Injury details were not disclosed but the Swede is reported to be dealing with a hip issue.

November 23, 2023

NHLPA executive director Marty Walsh impressed by players' engagement

By: Canadian Press

Walsh has been impressed with the engagement in his conversations around the league — and not just from player reps like Wilson and Jones.

November 22, 2023

Blue Jackets defenseman Damon Severson is expected to miss six weeks with an oblique injury

By: Canadian Press

General manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced Severson's prognosis Tuesday that will likely keep the 29-year-old out until after the New Year.

November 21, 2023

Prince Harry drops ceremonial puck for Canucks as lead up to 2025 Invictus Games

By: Canadian Press

Prince Harry, the Duke of Sussex, performed the ceremonial puck drop at the Vancouver Canucks game on Monday night.

November 20, 2023

Sabres center Tage Thompson to miss at least a month after taking shot off left wrist

By: Canadian Press

“Less than a couple of months is what’s expected,” Granato said. “It’s more week-to-week. I don’t have a targeted date for him yet.”

November 15, 2023

Canucks defenceman Soucy out six to eight weeks with lower-body injury

By: Canadian Press

Vancouver Canucks defenceman Carson Soucy will be out six to eight weeks with a lower body injury, the NHL team announced Wednesday.

November 15, 2023

Biden honors Stanley Cup champion Vegas Golden Knights in the return of an NHL tradition

By: Canadian Press

President Biden honored the Stanley Cup champion Vegas Golden Knights in a ceremony at the White House, marking the return of an NHL tradition.

November 13, 2023

Edmonton Oilers fire coach Jay Woodcroft, name Kris Knoblauch as interim replacement

By: Canadian Press

Woodcroft was fired Sunday at the end of the team's road trip, which wrapped up with a 4-1 win at Seattle on Saturday night.

November 12, 2023

Henrik Lundqvist, Caroline Ouellette lead Hockey Hall of Fame's class of 2023

By: Canadian Press

Henrik Lundqvist knew the call — if it was indeed coming — would light up his phone in the early evening.

November 10, 2023

Jaromir Jagr's NHL journey began in Pittsburgh. It will end with the club retiring his No. 68

By: Canadian Press

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced on Friday they will retire Jagr's number before a visit from the Los Angeles Kings on Feb. 18.

November 10, 2023

Wild acquire Zach Bogosian from Lightning, deal Calen Addison to Sharks in blue line shuffle

By: Canadian Press

The Wild sent a 2025 seventh-round draft pick to the Lightning for Bogosian, a 16-year veteran who will join his fifth NHL franchise.

November 8, 2023

Hurricanes goalie Frederik Andersen is out indefinitely because of a blood clotting issue

By: Canadian Press

General manager Don Waddell issued an update on Andersen’s status Monday, saying there’s no timetable for the 34-year-old's return.

November 6, 2023

Nicklas Backstrom is unlikely to play again this season, Capitals GM Brian MacLellan says

By: Canadian Press

Washington is counting on 22-year-old Connor McMichael to shift to center in Backstrom's absence and for others to step up.

November 6, 2023