Rangers’ Kevin Shattenkirk out indefinitely following knee surgery
New York Rangers defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk will be out indefinitely following surgery on his left knee. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images) Rangers defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk will have surgery on his left knee and is expected to be out indefinitely. The prized free-agent acquisition, who signed a four-year, $26.6 million US deal... Read more
Senators want to re-sign Karlsson, but will listen to offers
As the Ottawa Senators’ playoff hopes fade, GM Pierre Dorion said on Thursday that his attention has now turned to re-signing Erik Karlsson, but remains open to considering “outstanding” trade offers for team captain. (Nils Petter Nilsson/Getty Images) For months, Ottawa Senators general manager Pierre Dorion has insisted he... Read more
Leafs’ Morgan Rielly blossoming into offensive threat
Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Morgan Rielly, front, has 31 points in 46 games this season and is just five points shy of his career high. (Frank Gunn/Canadian Press) Toronto Maple Leafs defenceman Morgan Rielly knew he could be a better offensive player. In his final season with the Moose... Read more
Bruins honour Willie O’Ree on 60th anniversary of breaking NHL’s colour barrier
National Hockey League diversity ambassador Willie O’Ree, the first black player in the NHL, was honoured during a ceremony in Boston on Wednesday. (Barry Chin/The Associated Press) Hockey pioneer Willie O’Ree was honoured in Boston on Wednesday on the 60th anniversary of the Bruins forward breaking the NHL’s colour... Read more
Ryan Strome’s 2-goal performance helps push Oilers past Sharks
San Jose Sharks’ Melker Karlsson skates past as the Edmonton Oilers celebrate a goal during the two teams’ matchup Monday. Read more
Patience pays off: Jets reap rewards of focus on draft, development
Winnipeg Jets GM Kevin Cheveldayoff’s vision to draft and develop players, coupled with the organization’s patience from top to bottom, is finally paying off. Read more
Canucks catch a break as Brock Boeser doesn’t have a fracture
Vancouver Canucks right wing Brock Boeser is seen with crutches as he speaks to centre Nic Dowd following a loss to the Calgary Flames on Sunday. (Jonathan Hayward / The Canadian Press) The struggling and injury-riddled Vancouver Canucks finally got some good news Monday. The club announced on Twitter... Read more
Erik Karlsson isn’t worried about Melnyk’s controversial comments
Ottawa Senators defenceman Erik Karlsson played his best game of the season on Saturday night en route to a 3-0 victory over the Montreal Canadiens in the NHL 100 Classic outdoor game. (Adrian Wyld/The Canadian Press) Erik Karlsson wasn’t about to let Eugene Melnyk’s comments take away from one... Read more
Canucks’ Brock Boeser leaves game against Flames with foot injury
Brock Boeser is assisted off the ice by teammates Derrick Pouliot, left, Alex Biega, centre, and Troy Stecher after taking a shot his left foot during the second period. Read more
Flames rout Canucks to snap 3-game skid
Matthew Tkachuk of the Flames and Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom race for a loose puck during Calgary’s 6-1 win on Sunday. (Jonathan Hayward/Canadian Press ) Mark Giordano scored twice, Sam Bennett had a goal and three assists, and the Calgary Flames snapped a three-game losing streak with a... Read more