Maple Leafs sending five prospects to world juniors bodes well for team’s future

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 16:12:02 EDT From: NHL.com

TORONTO - Mitch Marner and William Nylander are two of the biggest names at this year’s world junior hockey championship, and Mark Hunter hopes that means good things for the future of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Toronto is sending five prospect...


LeBrun: Once again, it's good to be Kings

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 15:37:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

LeBrun: Once again, it's good to be Kings


Hot and not: Jagr keeps scoring, goalies putting up walls, big names struggle

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 14:43:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Hot and not: Jagr keeps scoring, goalies putting up walls, big names struggle


Varlamov, Oshie and Koivu earn NHL three stars of the week honours

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 14:12:01 EDT From: NHL.com

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Colorado Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov, Washington Capitals right-wing T.J. Oshie and Minnesota Wild centre Mikko Koivu have been named the NHL three stars of the week. Varlamov was named first star after posting a 3-0...


Varlamov, Oshie and Koivu named stars of week

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 13:13:02 EDT From: NHL.com

NEW YORK – Colorado Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov, Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie and Minnesota Wild center Mikko Koivu have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars“ for the week ending Dec. 20. FIRST STAR – SEMYON VARLAMOV, G, COLO...


Hot and not: Jagr keeps scoring, goalies throw up walls, big names struggle

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 12:57:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Hot and not: Jagr keeps scoring, goalies throw up walls, big names struggle


Jagr moves into 4th with 732nd goal, Barkov scores in shootout, Panthers top Canucks 5-4

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 04:13:01 EDT From: NHL.com

SUNRISE, Fla. - Jaromir Jagr thinks milestones are great. He’ll take a win over a special moment, though, every time. Jagr scored his 732nd goal to move past Marcel Dionne for fourth place in NHL history, and Alexander Barco tallied the winne...


Around the League notebook: Sunday, Dec. 20

Mon, 21 Dec 2015 01:13:01 EDT From: NHL.com

SUNDAY’S RESULTS Home Team in Caps FLORIDA 5, Vancouver 4 (SO) BOSTON 2, New Jersey 1 (SO) TAMPA BAY 5, Ottawa 2 DETROIT 4, Calgary 2 Washington 7, NY RANGERS 3 CHICAGO 4, San Jose 3 (OT) JAGR CLIMBS ALL-TIME GOALS LIST IN PANTHERS’ WIN ...


Jonathan Toews scores in overtime as Chicago Blackhawks beat San Jose Sharks 4-3

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 23:12:02 EDT From: NHL.com

CHICAGO - Jonathan Toews scored at 2:21 of overtime to give the surging Chicago Blackhawks a 3-2 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night. Toews skated in with Patrick Kane for a 2-on-1 and tipped home a nice pass for his 11th goal. ...


Panthers’ Jagr moves past Dionne on NHL goals list

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 22:12:02 EDT From: NHL.com

Florida Panthers forward Jaromir Jagr scored his 732nd NHL goal Sunday to move past Marcel Dionne for fourth place on the League’s all-time list. Jagr scored a power-play goal with 11.5 seconds remaining in the first period against the Vancouve...


Mike Angelidis scores 1st NHL goal in nearly 4 years, Lightning beat Senators 5-2

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 21:12:02 EDT From: NHL.com

TAMPA, Fla. - Mike Angelidis scored his first NHL goal in almost four years and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Ottawa Senators 5-2 on Sunday. The Lightning also got a pair of goals from Steven Stamkos, including one of two late empty-netter...


Blackhawks’ Hossa misses game against Sharks

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 20:12:02 EDT From: NHL.com

CHICAGO -- Chicago Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa was not in the lineup against the San Jose at United Center on Sunday. Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville did not disclose injuries during his pre-game press conference, but said forward Brandon...


Defenceman Mark Fayne recalled by Oilers from American Hockey League

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 19:13:02 EDT From: NHL.com

Defenceman Mark Fayne was recalled by the Edmonton Oilers from the American Hockey League on Sunday. The 28-year-old has appeared in 24 games with the Oilers this season and has one assist and a minus-six rating. Fayne had one assist in fi...


Pens' Crosby day-to-day with lower-body injury

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 18:37:01 EDT From: ESPN.com

Pens' Crosby day-to-day with lower-body injury


Pens' Crosby day to day with lower-body injury

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 18:31:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Pens' Crosby day to day with lower-body injury


Canada cuts four to finalize world junior hockey championship roster

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 18:12:01 EDT From: NHL.com

Montreal Canadiens draft pick Noah Juulsen was among four cuts made by Hockey Canada on Sunday as it finalized its world junior hockey championship roster. Jeremy Lauzon of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League’s Rouyn-Noranda Huskies was the...


Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby day to day with lower-body injury

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 17:13:01 EDT From: NHL.com

PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby is dealing with a lower-body injury and could miss Monday night’s game against Columbus. Coach Mike Sullivan said Sunday that Crosby is “day to day“ after getting hurt during Saturda...


Penguins’ Crosby day-to-day with lower-body injury

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 16:13:01 EDT From: NHL.com

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Sidney Crosby missed practice Sunday and is day-to-day with a lower-body injury, coach Mike Sullivan said. The Penguins face the Columbus Blue Jackets on Monday at Consol Energy Center and don’t play again until Sat...


Blackwood earns shutout as Canada shuts out Czechs in world junior exhibition

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 15:13:01 EDT From: NHL.com

IMATRA, Finland - Mackenzie Blackwood recorded the shutout as Canada blanked the Czech Republic 1-0 on Sunday in an exhibition ahead of the world junior hockey championship. Rourke Chartier scored the lone goal for the Canadians in the second...


Blues recall Caron, Edmundson; send down Lindbohm

Sun, 20 Dec 2015 12:12:01 EDT From: NHL.com

ST. LOUIS – St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has recalled forward Jordan Caron and defenseman Joel Edmundson from their American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate, the Chicago W...