Stories tagged: NHL
Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 10:46 p.m.
Alex Ovechkin scored two power-play goals and Matt Niskanen had the winner in the Washington Capitals’ 4-3 overtime victory over the New York Rangers on Wednesday night.
Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
NHL Capsules: Devils still perfect and off to best start in 23 years; Spokane’s Tyler Johnson has hat trick for Tampa Bay
Kyle Palmieri scored his seventh goal in four games, Keith Kinkaid stopped 24 shots for his second shutout and the New Jersey Devils continued their perfect start, beating the Dallas …
Mon., Oct. 15, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
Garret Sparks made 33 saves in a surprise start, Kasperi Kapanen scored twice and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-1 Monday night in Toronto for their …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 9:43 p.m.
Kyle Palmieri scored two goals for the third straight game and the New Jersey Devils rallied from their first deficits of the season to beat the San Jose Sharks 3-2 …
Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 8:38 p.m.
Joe Pavelski scored two of San Jose’s four first-period goals, and Evander Kane also scored twice to spark the Sharks to an 8-2 win over the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday …
Mon., Oct. 8, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
The ownership group looking to bring an expansion NHL team to Seattle unveiled plans Monday for a $70 million training facility in the northern part of the city.
Sat., Oct. 6, 2018, 10:44 p.m.
Jonathan Toews scored his third goal of the game 2:20 into overtime and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the St. Louis Blues 5-4 on Saturday night.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 2:25 p.m.
Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson has been suspended 20 games by the NHL for a blindside hit to the head of an opponent during a preseason game. Wilson’s punishment was …
Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 10:30 a.m.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said Tuesday afternoon that Seattle’s expansion bid has been unanimously forwarded for a December board of governors vote. The aim is to launch the new team …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 5:59 p.m.
With a full voice and the shortest summer of his career behind him, T.J. Oshie hasn’t changed his tune that the Capitals can repeat.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 2, 2018, 5:47 p.m.
The NHL is moving forward with plans to expand to Seattle. Commissioner Gary Bettman says the Board of Governors executive committee recommended to the full group to proceed with Seattle’s …
Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 10:11 p.m.
Forward Scott Hartnell has announced his retirement after playing 17 NHL seasons. Hartnell posted news of his retirement to Twitter on Monday, just a few days before the regular season. …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 1, 2018, 7:33 p.m.
Couch Slouch: The NHL is back this week, baby! To be sure, it is a poorly calculated gamble to begin a column with the words, “The NHL is back this …
Wed., Sept. 26, 2018, 5 a.m.
Ethan McIndoe frequently sits next to assistant coach Adam Deadmarsh, reviewing his shifts from recent Spokane Chiefs hockey games.
Mon., Sept. 24, 2018, 4:12 p.m.
The Seattle City Council has unanimously approved plans for a privately funded $700 million renovation of KeyArena, clearing one of the last major hurdles in the city’s bid to land …
Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 5:02 p.m.
The New Jersey Devils have signed forward Miles Wood to a four-year, $11 million contract. General manager Ray Shero announced the signing on Saturday.
Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 1:20 p.m.
Montreal Canadiens forward Max Domi has been suspended for the remainder of the NHL preseason after punching Florida defenseman Aaron Ekblad during an exhibition game.
Mon., Sept. 17, 2018, 11:29 a.m.
The four major pro sports leagues and the NCAA have argued for years in court that expanding legal betting will lead to more game-fixing. The pro leagues have sought, unsuccessfully …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 5:43 p.m.
The San Jose Sharks have acquired two-time Norris Trophy-winning defenseman Erik Karlsson from the Ottawa Senators.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 13, 2018, 3:50 p.m.
Five-time All-Star center Tyler Seguin has signed a $78.8 million, eight-year contract extension with the Dallas Stars that goes through the 2026-27 season. Stars general manager Jim Nill announced the …
Wed., Sept. 12, 2018, 9:27 a.m.
The Columbus Blue Jackets have given coach John Tortorella a two-year contract extension. The team announced that the 60-year-old Tortorella has been signed through the 2020-21 season. Terms weren’t disclosed. …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 6, 2018, 12:48 p.m.
NHL deputy commissioner Bill Daly says December is the earliest the Board of Governors will vote on potential expansion to Seattle. In an interview with The Associated Press at the …
Wed., Sept. 5, 2018, 12:34 p.m.
The investment group hoping to bring an expansion NHL franchise to Seattle for the 2020 season has announced a new set of local investors including Seattle Sounders majority owner Adrian …
Tue., Sept. 4, 2018, 10:47 a.m.
The Winnipeg Jets have signed captain Blake Wheeler to a $41.25 million, five-year contract extension.
Sun., Aug. 26, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
Auston Matthews and Patrick Kane were among dozens of U.S.-born NHL players who gathered for a charity game won by the Blue over the White 14-9 Sunday.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 24, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
A small Saskatchewan city devastated by a fatal bus crash involving its junior hockey team welcomed a trophy that fans no doubt hoped would one day be hoisted by one …
Thu., Aug. 23, 2018, 9 a.m.
Capitals rookie Chandler Stephenson is taking the Stanley Cup to Humboldt to help the Canadian community heal after the deadly bus crash involving a junior hockey team. Stephenson understands he …
Mon., Aug. 20, 2018, 3:18 p.m.
Spokane Chiefs defenseman Ty Smith signed
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 14, 2018, 9:29 a.m.
Nashville Predators defenseman Ryan Ellis has signed an eight-year deal worth $50 million that keeps under contract through the 2026-27 season.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 11:43 a.m.
The Detroit Red Wings have re-signed Dylan Larkin to a $30.5 million, five-year contract. He was a restricted free agent and will be unrestricted when the deal is done. The …