Friday night’s AHL game between the Grand Rapids Griffins and Milwaukee Admirals had an incredibly scary moment when Griffins winger Alden Hirschfeld collapsed on the Grand Rapids bench. Hirschfeld, 27, was on the bench with less than seven minutes remaining in the second period when the game was halted... Read more
The NWHL announced Friday evening that Boston Pride forward Denna Laing suffered a significant spinal injury at the Outdoor Women’s Classic Dec. 31 at Gillette Stadium. Laing has limited movement of her arms and no feeling in her legs, per a release from the NWHL. Laing, 24, was injured... Read more
Emerson Etem’s time as a New York Ranger has ended before even a full season has passed. Friday afternoon the Rangers shipped Etem to the Vancouver Canucks in exchange for winger Nicklas Jensen and a 2017 sixth-round pick. The deal comes the same day the Rangers had announced they... Read more
Jonathan Drouin, currently a member of the AHL’s Syracuse Crunch, does not want to play for the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning anymore. Agents don’t publish formal trade requests without their clients’ approval, so every word published in the release from Octagon’s Allan Walsh reflects a united front between him... Read more
About the only smarter thing the Dallas Stars did than signing Jim Nill to a five-year extension was signing him to run their hockey operations in the first place three years ago. To be sure, the Stars have benefited from Nill, who like most prospects produced by the Detroit... Read more
The Montreal Canadiens have been without Carey Price for the past six weeks, and the superstar netminder doesn’t appear to be any closer to a return. According to Canadiens coach Michel Therrien, Price won’t be returning to the Montreal lineup before the All-Star Game, which is scheduled to take... Read more
The New Jersey Devils have been without leading scorer Mike Cammalleri for the past three games and announced the 33-year-old winger has been placed on the injured reserve retroactive to Dec. 30. According to the Devils, Cammalleri will be out with an upper-body injury, and it appears he suffered... Read more
Marcus Johansson has never been suspended in his career and the most penalty minutes he has racked up in a season with the Washington Capitals is 10. You won’t find many who would accuse Johansson of being a dirty player. But after a hit to the head of New... Read more
In his first season in the BCHL, Chilliwack Chiefs winger Vimal Sukumaran is having an outstanding season. Through 33 games, the 19-year-old is 14th in league scoring with 25 goals and 45 points. But the highlight of Sukumaran’s season came this past week when he scored what will likely... Read more