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Canucks’ Sven Baertschi Out 4-6 weeks with Fractured Jaw

Canucks’ Sven Baertschi Out 4-6 weeks with Fractured Jaw

The Vancouver Canucks have announced that Sven Baertschi will miss four-to-six weeks with a fractured jaw, which will luckily not require surgery. The 25-year-old was in the midst of a breakout season, with eight goals and 10 assists in 30 games when he was injured Saturday night against the Calgary Flames. In a clearing attempt [...]

December 11, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Roberto Luongo joins Patrick Roy on exclusive wins list

Roberto Luongo joins Patrick Roy on exclusive wins list

Roberto Luongo joined an exclusive club last night by becoming the second goalie in NHL history to win 200 games with two different teams. The Florida Panthers netminder earned his 200th win in 507 games to win 200 with the Panthers and had previously won 258 in 448 games with the Vancouver Canucks. Luongo, who [...]

November 28, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Carey Price Will Travel with Canadiens This Week

Carey Price Will Travel with Canadiens This Week

Head coach Claude Julien announced that Carey Price will be traveling with the team for its upcoming two-game road trip. Today was the first day in almost three weeks that Price participated in his first full practice. With Price’s usual backup, Al Montoya, out with a concussion, rookie goalie Charlie Lindgren has been in nets [...]

November 20, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Nolan Patrick Leaves Game with Apparent Head Injury

Nolan Patrick Leaves Game with Apparent Head Injury

Philadelphia Flyers 2nd overall draft pick, Nolan Patrick, had to leave the game against the Anaheim Ducks after suffering what appears to be a head injury. Patrick was hit into the board with a shoulder to shoulder check by Chris Wagner and his head hit the glass with force. He remained on the ice for [...]

October 25, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

LA Kings Jeff Carter Out Indefinitely

LA Kings Jeff Carter Out Indefinitely

Los Angeles Kings center Jeff Carter is out indefinitely after suffering a cut to his leg that required surgery. According to the Kings assistant general manager Mike Futa Carter’s recovery is going to be a long one. “It’s not a minor injury. It was a freak (injury) and he was wearing everything you need to [...]

October 24, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Ex-NHLer George Laraque Speaks Out on Pens Decision to Visit the White House

Ex-NHLer George Laraque Speaks Out on Pens Decision to Visit the White House

After President Trump tweeted that the NBA champions were uninvited to the White House, the Penguins said that they would honor the tradition of title-winning teams and visit. Even Sidney Crosby, playoff MVP and Penguins captain, said he supported the decision, but former NHL enforcer Georges Laraque says it is ”an embarrassment.” Laraque, who considers [...]

September 27, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

New Jersey Devils Sign Damon Severson to 6-year, $25M Deal

New Jersey Devils Sign Damon Severson to 6-year, $25M Deal

The New Jersey Devils have announced that they have agreed to a $25-million, six-year deal, which does not include a no-trade clause, with restricted free agent Damon Severson. “We are happy to have Damon under contract through the 2022-23 season,” said general manager Ray Shero. “Damon brings an important dimension to our hockey club and [...]

September 11, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Philadelphia Flyers to Retire Eric Lindros’ No. 88

Philadelphia Flyers to Retire Eric Lindros’ No. 88

On Monday, The Philadelphia Flyer will retire Eric Lindros’ jersey on Jan. 18, 2018 prior to a game against the Toronto Maple Leafs. Inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame last fall, Lindros appeared in 486 games for the Flyers over eight seasons, notching 290 goals and 369 assists. He won the Hart Trophy in [...]

August 28, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Oilers Sign Leon Draisaitl to 8-year, $68M Extension

Oilers Sign Leon Draisaitl to 8-year, $68M Extension

The Edmonton Oilers signed center Leon Draisaitl to an eight-year, $68-million extension. Draisaitl is coming off an impressive 2016-17 season where he had 29 goals and 48 assists for 77 points. He also led the Oilers in playoff scoring with 16 points in 13 postseason games. This contract will give him an average annual value [...]

August 17, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Gary Bettman on the NHL’s Unique Growth Opportunities

Gary Bettman on the NHL’s Unique Growth Opportunities

The NHL now has the opportunity to grow more than ever before. On Tuesday, Commissionaer Gary Bettman spoke of the league’s future during the “GameChangers: Creating the Future of Sports,” conference. “We have a great opportunity to grow in places and in ways that we’ve never been able to do it before because we’re getting [...]

July 19, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0