Categories Archives: NHL

Kelly McCrimmon to be Las Vegas assistant GM

2:14 PM ET The management structure of the National Hockey League’s expansion Las Vegas franchise is slowly coming into focus as the team is expected to announce Tuesday that longtime major junior hockey owner, general manager and coach Kelly McCrim

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Coyotes place Vermette on buyout waivers

1:52 PM ET The Arizona Coyotes placed veteran center Antoine Vermette on unconditional waivers and will buy out the remaining $3.75 million on his contract. According to generalfanager.com, Vermette’s buyout cap hit will be $1.25 million for next tw

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Coyotes re-sign defensemen Murphy, Stone

6:15 PM ET GLENDALE, Ariz. — The Arizona Coyotes locked up two of their best young defenseman on Thursday, signing Connor Murphy to a six-year contract and Michael Stone to a one-year deal. Murphy’s deal is for $23.1 million with a salary cap

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Elliott happy to be unquestioned No. 1 for Flames

9:52 PM ET CALGRY, Alberta — Brian Elliott was eager to get back in the rink on a hot summer day. After years of fending off challengers in St. Louis, the goalie has big expectations entering next season as the unquestioned No. 1 in Calgary. “

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Senators, Hoffman agree to 4-year contract

8:58 PM ET Ottawa Senators general manager Pierre Dorion was so pleased to get Mike Hoffman under contract that he hugged another member of the club’s management team. The Senators and Hoffman, Ottawa’s leading scorer this past season, avoided

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Preds give F Jarnkrok 6-year deal, sign D Carle

2:51 PM ET NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The Nashville Predators have signed defenseman Matt Carle to a one-year contract hours after signing forward Calle Jarnkrok to a six-year, $12 million contract through 2021-22. Fresh off scoring a career-high 16 goals l

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Red Wings sign G Mrazek to two-year deal

12:18 PM ET The Detroit Red Wings avoided arbitration with goalie Petr Mrazek, with the two sides agreeing to a two-year contract on Wednesday morning. According to an NHL source, the deal is worth a total of $8 million — $3.85 million the first yea

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Bettman again disputes concussions’ link to CTE

9:54 PM ET NHL commissioner Gary Bettman has once again maintained that there is not enough data yet to draw conclusions about the link between sports-related concussions and long-term brain degeneration. This came in a 24-page letter Bettman wrote to U.S

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Bettman again refutes CTE-concussion link

9:26 PM ET NHL commissioner Gary Bettman has once again maintained that there is not enough data yet to draw conclusions about the link between sports-related concussions and long-term brain degeneration. This came in a 24-page letter he wrote to U.S. Sen

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Worst Las Vegas expansion team nicknames

1:25 PM ET We asked, you responded: As owner Bill Foley, adviser Murray Craven and GM George McPhee and the gang mull over nicknames for the Las Vegas expansion team that is to take the ice for the 2017-18 season, we have the following suggestions —

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