A fight in the AHL nearly turned disastrous Tuesday night as San Diego Gulls winger and veteran bruiser Brian McGrattan was knocked out cold and slammed face first into the ice. Read more
The New York Post reported earlier this month that NWHL player Denna Laing would be suing over the injury she suffered at the Outdoor Women’s Classic. However, that does not appear to be the case, as the Post is now reporting Laing will not sue the NHL or any... Read more
The one saving grace from the John Scott Fiasco of 2016™ is that the hockey world will almost certainly never have to experience the likes of it ever again. Nothing has been decided at the NHL level, but it would be ludicrous to think the league would not take... Read more
Ottawa Senators sniper Mike Hoffman was having another big season after his breakout rookie campaign, but the damper may have been put on his chase for a 40-goal campaign after he was forced out of Monday’s game after slamming into the San Jose Sharks’ net. The collision came in... Read more
A hit from behind knocked Henrik Sedin out of Vancouver’s Sunday game against the New York Islanders with an upper-body injury, and the Canucks aren’t likely to have their captain back in the lineup until February. Ahead of Vancouver’s game against the New York Rangers Tuesday, Sedin wasn’t on... Read more
TORONTO – When Molson Canadian built a hockey rink atop a skyscraper in downtown Toronto, it created the considerable buzz they were going for. So much buzz, in fact, that the rink is remaining open for an extra month and being opened to the public. Initially part of Molson’s... Read more
The John Scott drama is officially over. It was controversial enough to see the 6-foot-8 enforcer voted into the 2016 All-Star Game as a captain by the fans. It was even more controversial to see Scott traded to the Montreal Canadiens and subsequently demoted to the AHL’s St. John’s... Read more
For several weeks, the St. Louis Blues have regularly appeared in the trade rumor mill. There’s talk defenseman Kevin Shattenkirk’s UFA status in 2017 could force GM Doug Armstrong to move the skilled blueliner this season. Among the clubs believed pursuing Tampa Bay Lightning winger Jonathan Drouin, the Blues... Read more
The hockey world is mourning the loss of Matthew Hutchinson, a defenseman who was playing this season with the NCAA Div. III SUNY-Geneseo Knights. Hutchinson, 24, was one of two victims of a murder-suicide at a house near the campus of SUNY-Geneseo, which is just south of Rochester, N.Y.... Read more
Joonas Donskoi was a fourth-round pick, 99th overall, of the Panthers in 2010, but he never played a single game for Florida. He was able to sign with San Jose this past off-season as a relative unknown, but he made clear what the Sharks saw in him Monday night... Read more