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Kevin Shattenkirk Out 2-4 Weeks With Shoulder Injury

Kevin Shattenkirk Out 2-4 Weeks With Shoulder Injury

New York Rangers defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk will miss two-to-four weeks after suffering a shoulder separation in Monday’s 6-3 loss to the Tampa Bay Lightning. He got injured during the second period after taking a a hit by Lightning forward J.T. Miller. He later left the rink with his arm in a sling. With Shattenkirk out, [...]

December 12, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL, Uncategorized 0

The NHL Approves Seattle for the 32nd NHL Team

The NHL Approves Seattle for the 32nd NHL Team

It’s official, Seattle will be home to the NHL’s 32nd team. The NHL has confirmed Seattle as the 32nd team after the board of governors voted unanimously in favor of the decision. “Today is an exciting and historic day for our league as we expand to one of North America’s most innovative, beautiful and fastest-growing [...]

December 4, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Philadelphia Flyers Fire GM Ron Hextall

Philadelphia Flyers Fire GM Ron Hextall

The Philadelphia Flyers have fired general manager Ron Hextall. After losing five of their last six games and currently sitting seventh in the Metropolitan Division with a 10-11-2 record the Flyers have decided to relieve Hextall of his duties as the team’s Executive Vice President and General Manager. Flyers president Paul Holmgren cited philosophical differences [...]

November 26, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Patrice Bergeron Will Be Out For At Least 4 weeks

Patrice Bergeron Will Be Out For At Least 4 weeks

The already decimated Boston Bruins will have an even tougher road ahead without Bergeron. Bruins forward Patrice Bergeron is being sidelined with a rib and sternoclavicular injury. He will be re-evaluated in four weeks. Bergeron was injured against the Dallas Stars on Friday when he was hit into the boards during the second period. He [...]

November 21, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Sidney Crosby Out With an Upper-Body Injury

Sidney Crosby Out With an Upper-Body Injury

The Pittsburgh Penguins captain, Sidney Crosby will not be playing tonight against Tampa Bay. According to head coach Mike Sullivan, Crosby is expected to miss about a week with an upper-body injury. The team disclosed the injury on Wednesday when Crosby skipped practice although he did skate on his own before practice. It’s unclear for [...]

November 16, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Coyotes Sign Jakob Chychrun to a 6-Year Extension

Coyotes Sign Jakob Chychrun to a 6-Year Extension

The Arizona Coyotes have announced that they have signed defenseman Jakob Chychrun to a six-year extension worth $27.6 million. According to TSN, the deal is worth around $4.6 million per season. “We are extremely pleased to sign Jakob to a six-year contract extension,” Arizona Coyotes president of hockey operations and general manager John Chayka said [...]

November 14, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Washington Capitals’ Tom Wilson has Suspension Reduced

Washington Capitals’ Tom Wilson has Suspension Reduced

Tom Wilson of the Washington Capitals was suspended 20 games for an illegal check to the head of St. Louis Blues forward Oskar Sundqvist, but according to the NHL his suspension has been reduced to 14 games by a third-party arbitrator. “The National Hockey League Players’ Association and National Hockey League announced today that Washington [...]

November 13, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

NY Rangers’ Pavel Buchnevich Out 4-6 Weeks

NY Rangers’ Pavel Buchnevich Out 4-6 Weeks

The New York Rangers forward Pavel Buchnevich will be sidelined for the next four-to-six weeks after suffering a broken thumb against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday. Buchnevich was injured on a hit by Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Jake Gardiner during the second period of a 4-0 loss at Madison Square Garden on Thursday. Buchnevich [...]

November 12, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Boston Bruins’ Grant Tuukka Rask a Leave of Absence from the Team

Boston Bruins’ Grant Tuukka Rask a Leave of Absence from the Team

Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask has been granted a leave of absence by the team. He will most likely miss the Bruins games this weekend. After Fridays practice, which Tuukka did not attend, the team released a one sentence statement stating that Rask was being granted a leave of absence. The statement stated that Rask was [...]

November 9, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Blackhawks Fire Head Coach Joel Quenneville

Blackhawks Fire Head Coach Joel Quenneville

After 10 seasons and 3 Stanley Cups, the Chicago Blackhawks have fired head coach Joel Quenneville sending shock waves across the hockey world. He was fired along with his assistants Kevin Dineen and Ulf Samuelsson. “This is certainly a very difficult decision. But I believe it is in the best interests of the Blackhawks organization,” [...]

November 6, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0