Canadian Press

New Anaheim Ducks forward Alex Killorn is out 4-6 weeks with a broken finger

By: Canadian Press

Killorn was injured Wednesday night in an exhibition game against San Jose.

September 30, 2023

Wild sign right wings Zuccarello and Foligno to contract extensions

By: Canadian Press

Zuccarello, 36, has three 20-goal seasons in 13 years in the NHL, two of them with the Wild over the last two seasons.

September 29, 2023

Senators hire Steve Staios as president of hockey operations

By: Canadian Press

Staios joined the Senators on Friday after resigning from his post as special adviser on the Edmonton Oilers' hockey operations staff.

September 29, 2023

Jessica Campbell, Kori Cheverie breaking barriers for female coaches in NHL

By: Canadian Press

Campbell joined a suddenly growing list of female coaches to take an NHL bench a day after Kori Cheverie did so with the Penguins.

September 29, 2023

Lightning goalie Vasilevskiy is expected to miss the first 2 months of the season after back surgery

By: Canadian Press

The team announced the stunning injury news Thursday, midway through training camp and with opening night less than two weeks away.

September 28, 2023

Calgary Flames sign Backlund to contract extension, name him captain

By: Canadian Press

Backlund has signed a two-year, US$9-million extension with the club, and will be the 21st player to wear the "C" in franchise history.

September 27, 2023

NHL board of governors approves sale of Ottawa Senators to Andlauer group

By: Canadian Press

The NHL announced Thursday that the transfer of the club to a group led by Michael Andlauer.

September 21, 2023

Bruins captaincy passes from soft-spoken Bergeron to in-your-face Marchand. He says he's ready

By: Canadian Press

Marchand follows in a line of Bruins captains that runs from Hall of Famers Sprague Cleghorn to Dit Clapper to Milt Schmidt and Ray Bourque.

September 20, 2023

Canadiens acquire Tanner Pearson, 2025 draft pick from Canucks for DeSmith

By: Canadian Press

Pearson has recorded 133 goals and 139 assists in 590 career games in his time with the Kings, Pittsburgh Penguins and Canucks.

September 19, 2023

Mike Babcock resigns as head coach of Blue Jackets amid investigation

By: Canadian Press

In a statement released Sunday, the Blue Jackets said Babcock's resignation was a mutual decision between the team and coach.

September 17, 2023

NHL and NHLPA are now planning to hold a scaled-down World Cup of Hockey in February 2025

By: Canadian Press

The NHL and NHL Players’ Association are still planning to host a World Cup in February 2025.

September 12, 2023

Jets make centre Adam Lowry new captain, third to wear 'C' in Winnipeg history

By: Canadian Press

The pride in Adam Lowry's voice was evident after being named captain of the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday.

September 12, 2023

Avalanche agree to terms with forward Tomas Tatar on a 1-year contract

By: Canadian Press

The Colorado Avalanche agreed to terms Tuesday with forward Tomas Tatar on a one-year contract worth $1.5 million.

September 12, 2023

Canucks name defenceman Quinn Hughes 15th captain in franchise history

By: Canadian Press

Canucks name defenceman Quinn Hughes 15th captain in franchise history.

September 11, 2023

Ottawa Senators sign defenceman Jake Sanderson to eight-year, US$64.4M extension

By: Canadian Press

The Ottawa Senators have locked up another key piece of their future.

September 6, 2023

Swedish winger Carl Hagelin retires from the NHL because of an eye injury

By: Canadian Press

Hagelin has not played since taking an errant stick to his left eye during Washington Capitals practice on March 1, 2022.

August 30, 2023

Maple Leafs sign coach Sheldon Keefe to a multiyear contract extension

By: Canadian Press

Keefe has posted a 166-71-30 record since being hired on Nov. 20, 2019.

August 30, 2023

Oilers sign defenseman Evan Bouchard to 2-year, $7.8 million contract

By: Canadian Press

Bouchard will count $3.9 million against the salary cap each of the next two seasons.

August 24, 2023

Maple Leafs sign star center Auston Matthews to four-year, $53 million extension

By: Canadian Press

Auston Matthews has put pen to paper on a deal that is set to make him the NHL’s highest-paid player.

August 23, 2023

Rangers sign Alexis Lafrenière to a 2-year contract worth $4.65 million

By: Canadian Press

Lafrenière will count just over $2.3 million against the salary cap each of the next two seasons as part of the deal.

August 23, 2023