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Penguins’ Ben Lovejoy Takes Skate To The Face

Penguins’ Ben Lovejoy Takes Skate To The Face

Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Ben Lovejoy was struck in the face by the skate blade of Winnipeg center Mathieu Perreault during the third period of the Penguins’ 1-0 loss to the Jets. Luckily for Lovejoy he escaped major injury. A team official said Ben Lovejoy needed an unspecified number of stitches to close the wound he [...]

December 28, 2015 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin Signs Multi-Year Extension

Canadiens GM Marc Bergevin Signs Multi-Year Extension

The Montreal Canadiens owner, president and CEO Geoff Molson has announced that general manager, Marc Bergevin, has signed a multi-year contract extension that will keep him with the organization until the end of the 2021-22 season. “This new agreement brings added stability for our organization and particularly for our hockey operations,” Molson said. “It enables [...]

November 25, 2015 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Former NHL Player Ian White Arrested On Weapons Charges

Former NHL Player Ian White Arrested On Weapons Charges

According to Winnipeg police, former NHL defenseman Ian White was arrested early afternoon Friday and remanded into custody. Constable Eric Hofley of the Winnipeg police said in an email to the Canadian Press that Ian White was charged with “several weapons related offences.” The charges include include two charges of careless use or storage of [...]

November 23, 2015 admin Headlines 0

Canadiens’ Brendan Gallagher Out Indefinitely

Canadiens’ Brendan Gallagher Out Indefinitely

The Montreal Canadiens’ 4-2 victory over the New York Islanders came at a price on Sunday for Brendan Gallagher who was off to a career-best season. Brendan Gallagher sustained an injury to his left hand during the second period after blocking a shot from defenseman Johnny Boychuk. He will undergo surgery for two fractured fingers [...]

November 23, 2015 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Kings Suspend Prospect Patrik Bartosak Following Domestic Assault Charges

Kings Suspend Prospect Patrik Bartosak Following Domestic Assault Charges

The Los Angeles Kings have suspended goaltending prospect Patrik Bartosak who is facing 12 domestic-related charges after allegedly physically abusing and threatening his girlfriend. Patrik Bartosak, a 22 year-old Czech republic native who has played in the AHL for the past two seasons, allegedly punched, slapped and choked his 20-year-old girlfriend. He is also accused [...]

November 18, 2015 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Sabres’ Evander Kane Out 4-6 Weeks

Sabres’ Evander Kane Out 4-6 Weeks

Head coach of the Buffalo Sabres’, Dan Bylsma, announced on Monday that forward Evander Kane will miss four to six weeks with an MCL injury. Evander Kane suffered the injury during Saturday’s game against the New Jersey Devils. He was hit into the corner boards by David Schlemko and immediately went down in pain. This [...]

October 26, 2015 admin Hot Seat, NHL 0

Penguins’ Pascal Dupuis To Play His 1st Game In Nearly A Year

Penguins’ Pascal Dupuis To Play His 1st Game In Nearly A Year

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Pascal Dupuis will be playing his first game in nearly a year. He has been sidelined and limited to 55 games for the past two seasons due to a torn ACL and blood clots. He has missed the first month of this season with a lower-body injury unrelated to the blood clots. [...]

October 22, 2015 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Blues Place Paul Stastny On Injured Reserve With Broken Foot

Blues Place Paul Stastny On Injured Reserve With Broken Foot

The St. Louis Blues have placed veteran forward Paul Stastny on injured reserve with a broken right foot. Stastny was injured on October 16th while playing against the Vancouver Canucks. He will be out for at least five weeks. Paul Stastny has been placed on IR with a broken right foot. He will be re-evaluated [...]

October 21, 2015 admin Headlines, Hot Seat 0

Blue Jackets Fire Head Coach Todd Richards, Hire John Tortorella

Blue Jackets Fire Head Coach Todd Richards, Hire John Tortorella

According to TSN the Columbus Blue Jackets have fired coach Todd Rochards and replaced him John Tortorella, former head coach of the New York Rangers, Vancouver Canucks and Tamp Bay Lightning. The decision was made Tuesday after the Blue Jackets lost to the Islanders and dropped their record to 0-7-0. They are the only team [...]

October 21, 2015 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Duncan Keith Out 4-6 Weeks After Knee Surgery

Duncan Keith Out 4-6 Weeks After Knee Surgery

According to Dr. Michael Terr, the team physician, the Chicago Blackhawks will be without defenseman Duncan Keith for four-to-six weeks after undergoing surgery to repair a meniscal tear in his right knee. The Blackhawks will have to manage for the next several weeks without their best defenseman on the line. “Duncan underwent successful surgery today [...]

October 20, 2015 admin Headlines, Hot Seat 0