Canadian Press

Sabres `French Connection' winger Rene Robert dies at 72

By: Canadian Press

Rene Robert, a member of the Buffalo Sabres’ famed “French Connection Line,” died Tuesday at a Florida hospital.

June 22, 2021

JT Brown retires from NHL, joins Seattle Kraken broadcast

By: Canadian Press

The Seattle Kraken have hired former NHL forward JT Brown as the television analyst for their inaugural season, the team announced Monday.

June 21, 2021

Former NHL defenceman Tom Kurvers dead at 58, won Stanley Cup with Habs in '86

By: Canadian Press

The Minnesota Wild said in a statement Monday that Kurvers died Monday morning following a battle with lung cancer.

June 21, 2021

Stars re-sign veteran forward Blake Comeau for 1 year, $1M

By: Canadian Press

The Dallas Stars are bringing back veteran forward Blake Comeau on a $1 million, one-year contract.

June 21, 2021

Hurricanes' Jaccob Slavin wins Lady Byng Memorial trophy

By: Canadian Press

The 27-year-old from Denver received 73 of 100 first-place votes submitted by members of the Professional Hockey Writers Association.

June 19, 2021

Panthers' Barkov wins Selke Trophy as best defensive forward

By: Canadian Press

Florida Panthers center Aleksander Barkov has won the Selke Trophy as the NHL’s best defensive forward.

June 18, 2021

Hurricanes extend Brind'Amour, who wins coach of year honors

By: Canadian Press

Brind’Amour is 120-66-20 in the regular season over three seasons and 17-17 in the playoffs. He's a Jack Adams winner for the first time.

June 17, 2021

Rangers confirm Gallant has been hired to replace Quinn

By: Canadian Press

Gerard Gallant is the new coach of the New York Rangers and will be tasked with taking one of the NHL’s youngest clubs to the next level.

June 16, 2021

Flyers' Oskar Lindblom wins Masterton Trophy

By: Canadian Press

Cancer survivor Oskar Lindblom of the Philadelphia Flyers was named Monday as the winner of the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy.

June 15, 2021

Predators' Rinne wins Clancy Trophy for leading on, off ice

By: Canadian Press

Pekka Rinne has won the King Clancy Memorial Trophy that honors an NHL player for leading on the ice and off it with humanitarian work.

June 14, 2021

Caufield, college stars add 'young energy' to NHL playoffs

By: Canadian Press

There's no doubt the Canadiens needed Caufield. They are 7-1 since he joined their lineup.

June 11, 2021

Rask needs hip surgery, wants to return to Bruins in 2022

By: Canadian Press

Rask, who is eligible to become a free agent, said he hopes to re-sign with the Bruins and be ready to return in January or February.

June 11, 2021

'We believe in ourselves': Canadiens comfortable as underdogs against Golden Knights

By: Canadian Press

The Montreal Canadiens will face the Vegas Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup semifinals, with Game 1 set to go on Monday.

June 11, 2021

Blue Jackets promote Brad Larsen to head coach

By: Canadian Press

The Blue Jackets promoted Brad Larsen on Thursday to fill the head coaching vacancy.

June 10, 2021

Vasilevskiy yields little as Lightning advance in playoffs

By: Canadian Press

Outside of one wild second period in Game 4, Vasilevskiy rarely made mistakes or gave up anything easy.

June 9, 2021

Edmonton signs forward Devin Shore to two-year contract extension

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers have signed forward Devin Shore to a two-year contract extension.

June 9, 2021

'Nobody believes in us': Toffoli scores in OT, Habs beat Jets to complete sweep

By: Canadian Press

Tyler Toffoli and his teammates knew they weren't given much of a chance heading into the playoffs.

June 7, 2021

Federal government approves COVID-19 travel exemption for Stanley Cup playoffs

By: Canadian Press

The federal government will issue a travel exemption.

June 6, 2021

Penguins' Malkin out indefinitely after right knee surgery

By: Canadian Press

The team made the announcement Friday but did not provide specifics on when Malkin underwent the procedure or the nature of the surgery.

June 4, 2021

Shoulder surgery will sideline Domi for start of next season

By: Canadian Press

Domi is expected to make a full recovery in five to six months, Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen said Friday.

June 4, 2021