Lidstrom, Fedorov, Pronger among HOF|
Former Detroit Red Wings stars Nicklas Lidstrom and Sergei Fedorov and standout defenseman Chris Pronger were among seven selections to the 2015 class of the Hockey Hall of Fame. Full Story
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|Kings terminate Richards' contract|
The Los Angeles Kings said Monday they terminated the contract of former All-Star center Mike Richards over what the team called a "material breach."
They Kings said they would have no comment beyond a news release that said Richards' deal... Full Story
|Stars ink recently acquired Niemi|
to 3-year deal
The Dallas Stars on Monday signed Antti Niemi to a three-year contract, two days after acquiring the Finnish goaltender's rights in a trade with the San Jose Sharks.
The Stars gave the Sharks a pick in the seventh round of Saturday's draft for the rights to Niemi... Full Story
|Canadiens buy out final year of Parenteau's contract|
The Montreal Canadiens have bought out the contract of forward Pierre-Alexandre Parenteau, the team announced Monday.
Parenteau, who went unclaimed through waivers, had one year left on his contract at $4 million. Full Story
|Capitals re-sign Beagle for|
3 more years
The Washington Capitals re-signed forward Jay Beagle to a three-year, $5.25 million contract on Monday.
Beagle, 29, set career highs in goals (10), assists (10) and points (20) while playing in 62 games for the Capitals last season. "We are pleased to... Full Story
|Oilers take McDavid with No. 1 pick|
Ending months of speculation and sticking to the script, the Edmonton Oilers selected highly touted center Connor McDavid with the first overall pick at the NHL Draft on Friday night.
McDavid capped his third season in juniors by placing second on the Erie Otters in goals (44)... Full Story
|Wild, Dubnyk agree on |
The Minnesota Wild and goaltender Devan Dubnyk agreed to terms on a six-year contract extension, the team announced Saturday.
The contract is worth $26 million, according to TSN Canada. The 29-year-old Dubnyk, who was set to become an unrestricted free... Full Story
|Blackhawks ship Raanta to Rangers|
The Chicago Blackhawks traded goaltender Antti Raanta to the New York Rangers Saturday following the conclusion of the 2015 NHL Entry draft.
The Blackhawks received forward Ryan Haggerty in exchange for the Finnish netminder. Raanta posted a 7-4-1 record with a 1.89 goals-against... Full Story
|Hurricanes acquire D Wisniewski from Ducks|
The Carolina Hurricanes acquired veteran defenseman James Wisniewski in a trade with the Anaheim Ducks at Saturday's draft.
The Ducks received goaltender Anton Khudobin in the deal. Wisniewski collected five assists... Full Story
|Cam Talbot dealt by Rangers |
Goaltender Cam Talbot was acquired by the Edmonton Oilers in a trade with the New York Rangers at the draft on Saturday.
The Rangers received the 57th, 79th and 184th picks from the Oilers in exchange for Talbot... Full Story
|Ducks receive Hagelin from Rangers|
The Anaheim Ducks acquired forward Carl Hagelin from the New York Rangers during Saturday's draft.
The Ducks also received the 59th and 179th picks in the draft, while sending forward Emerson Etem and the 41st selection to the Rangers. Hagelin posted 17 goals and 35 points over 82 games last... Full Story
|Stars acquire rights to G Niemi|
The Dallas Stars have acquired the rights to goaltender Antti Niemi from the San Jose Sharks in exchange for a seventh- round pick in Saturday's draft.
Niemi, 31, is scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent on July 1. The Finnish netminder has a 190-100-40 record with a... Full Story
|Hurricanes get Lack in trade |
The Carolina Hurricanes have acquired goaltender Eddie Lack from the Vancouver Canucks for a pair of draft picks.
The Hurricanes gave the Canucks a third-round selection (66th overall) in Saturday's... Full Story
|Ducks trade Palmieri to |
Devils for picks
The Anaheim Ducks have traded forward Kyle Palmieri to the New Jersey Devils for a pair of draft picks.
The Ducks obtained the 11th pick of the draft's second round Saturday, No. 41 overall, and a third-rounder in 2016 for the 24-year-old Palmieri... Full Story
|Sabres receive O'Reilly in trade with Avalanche|
The Buffalo Sabres acquired forward Ryan O'Reilly in a multi-player trade with the Colorado Avalanche at Friday's 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
The Sabres also received forward Jamie McGinn and sent defenseman Nikita... Full Story
|Bruins remain busy, deal Lucic to Kings|
The Boston Bruins continued to stay active ahead of Friday night's NHL Entry Draft, trading forward Milan Lucic to the Los Angeles Kings.
The Bruins will receive Los Angeles' first-round pick (No. 13 overall), goaltender... Full Story | Bruins Keep McQuaid
|Flames land Hamilton from Bruins|
The Calgary Flames have acquired dynamic defenseman Dougie Hamilton from the Boston Bruins.
Boston will receive Calgary's first-round pick (No. 15 overall) as well as a pair of second-round selections (Nos. 45 and 52) in Friday night's NHL Entry draft. Hamilton is coming off his rookie... Full Story
|Fisher inks 2-year deal to remain with Predators|
The Nashville Predators and center Mike Fisher agreed to a two-year, $8.8 million contract, the team announced Friday.
The 35-year-old Fisher, who could have been an unrestricted free agent on July 1... Full Story
|Kings re-sign Toffoli|
The Los Angeles Kings have retained forward Tyler Toffoli by agreeing to terms with the restricted free agent on a two-year contract Friday.
According to the Canadian Press, the pact is worth a total of $6.5 million. The 23-year-old Toffoli is coming off a season in which he established... Full Story
|Avs sign recently acquired Soderberg to 5-year deal|
The Colorado Avalanche on Friday signed Carl Soderberg to a five-year contract, one day after acquiring the Swedish forward in a trade with the Boston Bruins.
The deal is reportedly worth $23.75 million. Full Story
|Sabres acquire Lehner, Legwand from Sens for pick|
The Buffalo Sabres have acquired goaltender Robin Lehner and forward David Legwand from the Ottawa Senators.
The Sabres gave the Senators the 21st overall pick in the 2015 NHL Draft, which begins Friday... Full Story
|Sens agree to extensions with|
The Ottawa Senators on Thursday announced contract extensions for two of their rising stars -- forwards Mark Stone and Mika Zibanejad.
Stone, a finalist for this year's Calder Trophy as the NHL's top rookie, agreed to a three-year... Full Story
|Price the star of the night at 2015 NHL awards show|
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price dominated the 2015 NHL awards show on Wednesday, capping the evening by taking home the Hart Trophy as the league's Most Valuable Player.
Price, who had previously taken the... Full Story
|NHL unveils 2015-16 schedule|
The National Hockey League released its full schedule for the 2015-16 season on Thursday and opening night will feature the raising of the Chicago Blackhawks' third Stanley Cup championship banner in six years.
Four games are on the schedule for opening night, Wednesday, Oct. 7, including Chicago's... Full Story
|NHL approves 3-on-3 overtimes in regular season|
The NHL will move to a 3-on-3 overtime format during the regular season after the league's board of governors voted unanimously to OK the change on Wednesday.
The board also voted unanimously to give coaches the ability to challenge a goal in certain... Full Story
|NHL salary cap rises to $71.4 million|
The NHL and the NHLPA announced on Tuesday that the salary cap for the 2015-16 season will be $71.4 million, with an adjusted midpoint of $62.1 million and a lower limit of $52.8 million.
The new number is an increase over the $69 million cap for the 2014-15 season. Full Story