NHL

Hopewell's Guenin signs contract with Ducks

Defenseman Nate Guenin, a Hopewell graduate, agreed to a one-year, $600,000 contract Sunday to return to the Anaheim Ducks. The 33-year-old veteran has scored 28 points ...

Upper St. Clair native Trocheck cashes in with Panthers

Upper St. Clair native and restricted free agent center Vincent Trocheck signed a six-year, $28.5 million to remain with the Florida Panthers, the Sun Sentinel ...

NHL notebook: Preds add Subban, ship Weber to Habs in swap of all-star defensemen

The Predators pulled off a blockbuster Wednesday before the start of free agency by acquiring P.K. Subban from the Canadiens in exchange for Shea Weber, ...

Stamkos signs 8-year deal to stay with Tampa Bay

Lightning captain Steven Stamkos is staying put in Tampa Bay. The 26-year-old Stamkos tweeted Wednesday that he was "excited to be back for 8 more years," ...

NHL notebook: Lindros headlines Hall of Fame class

Eric Lindros finally is a Hockey Hall of Famer. Lindros was elected Monday as part of the 2016 class that also features Soviet star Sergei Makarov, ...

NHL Draft proves to be family affair

BUFFALO, N.Y. — As a longtime NHL scout and general manager, George McPhee has had a hand in providing opportunities to countless prospects at the ...

NHL notebook: Hurricanes lock up goalie Ward with 2-year contract extension

The Hurricanes signed goaltender Cam Ward to a two-year, $6.6 million contract extension. The team announced the deal Thursday. Ward will be paid $3.5 million next ...

Hockey world bids farewell to Gordie Howe

DETROIT — Gordie Howe could break a lobster claw with his fingers, one of his sons said, and make people melt in his hands with ...

Reports: NHL settles on Las Vegas for expansion

The NHL is ready to roll the dice on Las Vegas. A person with direct knowledge of the NHL's decision said the league has settled on ...

Hockey legend Gordie Howe dies at 88 

DETROIT — Gordie Howe, the rough-and-tumble Canadian farm boy whose boundless blend of talent and toughness made him the NHL's quintessential star during a career ...

Sharks roll past Blues, earn 1st Stanley Cup Final berth

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Captain Joe Pavelski scored an early goal, Joel Ward added two of his own and the San Jose Sharks advanced to ...

NHL notebook: Red Wings likely to part ways with veterans Richards, Quincey

At least two players won't be back with the Red Wings next season. General manager Ken Holland told the Detroit Free Press on Thursday he informed ...

NHL notebook: Ex-Penguins player Stevens freed from jail

Former Penguins winger Kevin Stevens was freed without bail Wednesday after pleading not guilty to federal drug charges. Stevens spent five nights in jail since his ...

NHL notebook: Panthers select new GM, front office staff

When Tom Rowe joined the Hartford Whalers as a 23-year-old right wing, he played on a line with hard-nosed legend Gordie Howe and enforcer extraordinaire ...

NHL notebook: Ovechkin, 2 Capitals teammates join Russia at world championships

Capitals forwards Alex Ovechkin and Evgeny Kuznetsov and defenseman Dmitry Orlov will join the Russian national team at the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship, ...

NHL notebook: Panthers re-sign defenseman Gudbranson to 1-year deal

The Panthers and defenseman Erik Gudbranson agreed on a one-year contract. Florida announced the deal Monday. Panthers general manager Dale Tallon said Gudbranson is an "important ...