The New York Rangers decided to clean house last year in the aftermath of the Tom Wilson incident. While that game was just the icing on the cake towards relieving president John Davidson and general manager Jeff Gorton, it also led to the eventual firing of head coach David Quinn.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Kings forward Brendan Lemieux has been suspended for five games for biting Ottawa’s Brady Tkachuk last weekend. The NHL announced the discipline Monday night for Lemieux, who will forfeit $38,750 in salary while under suspension. The bite happened late in the third period of...
VOORHEES, N.J. -- The Philadelphia Flyers need to treat this week like it's the most important of their season because of what looms, general manager Chuck Fletcher said Tuesday. The Flyers have lost six straight games (0-4-2) and begin five games in seven days with a back to back at...
LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Kings forward Brendan Lemieux has been suspended for five games for biting Ottawa's Brady Tkachuk last weekend. The NHL announced the discipline Tuesday night for Lemieux, who will forfeit $38,750 in salary while under suspension. The league posted video and a release on the NHL Player Safety page on Twitter.
DALLAS -- Roope Hintz scored his first NHL hat trick for the Dallas Stars in their fifth straight win, 4-1 against the Carolina Hurricanes at American Airlines Center on Tuesday. Joe Pavelski had a goal and two assists, and Braden Holtby made 39 saves for the Stars (11-7-2), who have...
Oilers teammates McDavid, Draisaitl among candidates for most valuable player by NHL.com panel. To mark the quarter-point of the 2021-22 regular season, NHL.com is running its second installment of the Trophy Tracker series this week. Today, we look at the race for the Hart Trophy, given annually to the player judged to be the most valuable to his team as selected in a Professional Hockey Writers Association poll.
The Predators challenge for goaltender interference prior to Jack Roslovic's goal, and after review, the call on the ice is overturned. Result: Call on the ice is overturned - No goal Columbus. Explanation: Video review determined that Columbus' Cole Sillinger preceded the puck into the offensive zone and was in...
Center could have become restricted free agent after season, returns to lineup after missing 17 games with injury. Jack Hughes signed an eight-year, $64 million contract with the New Jersey Devils on Tuesday. It has an average annual value of $8 million. The 20-year-old center is playing the final season...
ST. LOUIS -- The St. Louis Blues scored three straight goals to rally for a 4-3 shootout win against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Enterprise Center on Tuesday. Ivan Barbashev tied it with a power-play goal early in the third period for the Blues (12-7-3), who trailed 3-0 at 5:29 of the first period. Jordan Binnington made 30 saves and was perfect in the shootout.
Just like the rest of the hockey world, Sidney Crosby watched Connor McDavid dangle through four New York Rangers players to score an epic highlight-reel goal a few weeks back with admiration for how he makes difficult plays look so easy. "Obviously you don't want to be on the other...
Dallas goalie slid, kicked, caught in short span during 500th career game. Braden Holtby stops Andrei Svechnikov, then lifts the pad robbing Seth Jarvis and finally stacks the pads and flashes the leather for 3rd save. 00:41 •. Braden Holtby made three saves in five seconds. With three body parts,...
Here is the Dec. 1 edition of the mailbag, where we answer your questions asked on Twitter using #OvertheBoards. Tweet your questions to @drosennhl. If the vote was today, who would be the Hart Trophy winner this year? Leon Draisaitl, who even outscores Connor McDavid? McDavid as the best player in the League? Or Alex Ovechkin helping an injured Washington Capitals team to the top of the division? -- @MeierGilles.
BOSTON - The Bruins faced enough adversity over the course of 24 hours to last them an entire season. On Monday evening, they found out that they would be without leading scorer Brad Marchand for three games after the winger was suspended by the National Hockey League for slew-footing Vancouver's Oliver Ekman-Larsson. Shortly thereafter, reports surfaced on social media that Jake DeBrusk had requested a trade from the Bruins over the weekend.
The New York Islanders are dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak on their team. Actually, let me rephrase that a bit. The New York Islanders HAVE BEEN dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak on their team. Up until this weekend, the NHL had done nothing about it, allowing the Islanders to play,...
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – The NHL has suspended Los Angeles Kings left winger Brendan Lemieux following an incident in which Lemieux bit his opponent during a fight on the ice. Lemieux allegedly bit Brady Tkachuk of the Ottawa Senators during their game on Saturday, November 27, in which the Kings won 4-2.
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Coach Bob Boughner feels the challenges the Sharks have faced through the first quarter of the season have been as significant as any NHL team’s so far this season. The Sharks experienced a COVID-19 outbreak in late October and early November – taking seven players out of the lineup — and right now, they’re already on their third five-game road trip of the season.