Family of ex-NHLer Montador files lawsuit against NHL
Defenceman Steve Montador, who had a role in Calgary reaching the 2004 Stanley Cup final, played 571 NHL regular-season games for Florida, Anaheim, Boston, Buffalo, Chicago and the Flames. Now, his family has filed a lawsuit following the 35-year-old’s death over concussions and other brain injuries Montador suffered during... Read more
Golden Knights place Fleury, Marchessault on IR
Marc-Andre Fleury of the Vegas Golden Knights suffered a concussion against the Detroit Red Wings and has been place on injured reserve. (Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) The Vegas Golden Knights placed goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury and forward Jonathan Marchessault on injured reserve on Sunday. Fleury did not practice Saturday after taking... Read more
Mike Hoffman leads Senators in rout of Oilers
Ottawa Senators’ Mike Hoffman, left, scored two goals and added an assist in the team’s blowout win over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday. Read more
Flames defencemen catch fire in bounce-back win over Canucks
Travis Hamonic, right, was one of three Calgary Flames defencemen to score in their 5-2 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday evening. (Darryl Dyck/Canadian Press) About The Author Joshua Clipperton Dougie Hamilton had two goals and Jaromir Jagr recorded his first point for Calgary as the Flames defeated... Read more
Ehlers continues hot start as Jets win 3rd straight
Nikolaj Ehlers, centre, had a goal and an assist in the Winnipeg Jets’ 2-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday night. (Trevor Hagan/Canadian Press) The Winnipeg Jets and Carolina Hurricanes both made moves in the off-season in search of a No. 1 goaltender. The Hurricanes found theirs, while... Read more
Matthews pots OT winner as Leafs end 14-game winless run against Habs
Toronto Maple Leafs’ Auston Matthews scores on Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price during overtime. (Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press) ​Auston Matthews once again brought out his best hockey when the spotlight shines brightest. Facing century-old rival Montreal on national television on a Saturday night, and with the Bell Centre seats... Read more
Canucks’ Alex Edler to miss 4-6 weeks with knee injury
Vancouver Canucks defenceman Alexander Edler, above, suffered a sprained knee and will be replaced on the blue-line by Derrick Pouliot for Saturday night’s home game against the Calgary Flames. (Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images) Vancouver Canucks defenceman Alex Edler will miss 4-6 weeks due to a sprained knee ligament. Head coach... Read more
Red Wings double up to end Vegas’ hot start
Henrik Zetterberg, centre, of the Red Wings celebrates a goal with teammates Darren Helm, left, and Xavier Ouellet during Detroit’s 6-3 win over the Vegas Golden Knights on Friday. (John Locher/AP Photo ) Gustav Nyquist scored twice and the Detroit Red Wings had four goals in the third period... Read more
Senators blow out Flames to spoil Jagr’s home debut
Senators goalie Craig Anderson keeps his eyes on the puck as Jaromir Jagr, left, of the Flames looks to redirect during Ottawa’s 6-0 win, in Calgary on Friday. (Jeff McIntosh/Canadian Press ) Ottawa’s power play finally awoke from its slumber. The Senators man advantage produced two goals on seven... Read more
Canadiens’ Mark Streit refuses AHL assignment: report
Montreal Canadiens defenceman Mark Streit will not report to the AHL’s Laval Rocket after clearing waivers. (Kevin Hoffman/Getty Images) A person with direct knowledge of the situation says defenceman Mark Streit will not report to the minors after clearing waivers and will spend the next few days weighing his... Read more