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More than 100 former players part of NHL concussion lawsuit

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Long after the end of his NHL career, Steve Payne is living an empty-nest life with his wife and three dogs ...

NHL notebook: Flyers center Couturier out 4 weeks

Flyers center Sean Couturier will be out about four weeks because of a lower-body injury, NHL.com reported. Couturier was injured Thursday night against the Predators. ...

At weekend packed with All-Stars, Jagr remains most revered invitee

NASHVILLE, Tenn. There was no question who the most distinguished guest was when the NHL All-Star party began in earnest Friday afternoon at Bridgestone Arena. ...

NHL notebook: All-Star Scott criticizes NHL

John Scott has taken a shot at the NHL. Fans voted the 6-foot-8, 260-pound enforcer into the All-Star game, which is being played Sunday in ...

NHL notebook: Drug trial of Capitals' Richards adjourned until February

Capitals center Mike Richards will not appear in Manitoba Court on Thursday. His trial on the charge of possession of a controlled substance was adjourned ...

NHL notebook: Flyers-Islanders off, Mother Nature stays undefeated

The NHL postponed Saturday's game between the Islanders and Flyers in Brooklyn because of the massive snowstorm hitting the East Coast. The league did not announce ...

NHL notebook: Panthers defenseman Mitchell placed on IR, will miss 2 games

Panthers defenseman Willie Mitchell was ruled out of the team's next two games to rest nagging injuries. He missed Florida's game Friday against Stanley Cup ...

NHL notebook: Lightning GM Yzerman says Drouin's suspension no impediment to trade

• Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman said the suspension of Jonathan Drouin will not change efforts to trade the disgruntled forward. Drouin was suspended indefinitely ...

NHL notebook: League restores Scott's All-Star status

John Scott is an All-Star again. Scott was voted Pacific Division captain by fans, but he was traded from the Coyotes to the Canadiens and ...

NHL notebook: Oilers sign goaltender Talbot to 3-year contract extension

The Oilers signed goaltender Cam Talbot to a three-year contract extension Sunday. The 28-year-old was scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent at the end of ...

NHL notebook: Kings' Kopitar signs 8-year, $80M extension

Anze Kopitar agreed to an eight-year, $80 million contract extension with the Kings on Saturday, keeping Los Angeles' franchise center with the club through the ...

NHL notebook: Defenseman Regehr retires as member of Flames

Defenseman Robyn Regehr returned to Calgary on Monday and retired as a member of the Flames. He played 11 seasons in Calgary before he was ...

NHL notebook: Oilers rookie McDavid out until after All-Star break

Oilers rookie center Connor McDavid is out until after the All-Star break, NHL.com reported Saturday. Oilers coach Todd McLellan said McDavid, the No. 1 overall ...

NHL notebook: Ducks trade for goaltender

The Ducks traded left wing Max Friberg to the Canadiens for goalie Dustin Tokarski. Tokarski is 10-12-5 in 33 career NHL appearances with Montreal ...

NHL notebook: Predators acquire Johansen in trade with Blue Jackets

The Predators traded defenseman Seth Jones to the Blue Jackets for center Ryan Johansen on Wednesday, giving up a young piece of their defense in ...

NHL notebook: Scott among four All-Star captains

Coyotes forward John Scott is among the four captains chosen by fans for the NHL All-Star Game. Florida forward Jaromir Jagr, Washington forward Alex Ovechkin and ...