by The Canadian Press - September 23, 2014 3:46 PM EDT
TORONTO - If the NHL ever chooses to add a second team in Toronto, that expansion franchise has to hope the Maple Leafs' Stanley Cup drought continues.
by The Canadian Press - September 23, 2014 3:25 PM EDT
WASHINGTON - Washington Capitals owner Ted Leonsis' lobbying for a Winter Classic in his NHL team's home city began with an email sent to Commissioner Gary Bettman the moment the league's first New Year's Day game was played in 2008.
by The Canadian Press - September 23, 2014 12:59 PM EDT
TORONTO - When the Toronto Maple Leafs' season ended with 12 losses in 14 games and without a playoff berth, Nazem Kadri, Jake Gardiner, James Reimer and Morgan Rielly flew 14,000 kilometres away to escape their troubles.
by The Canadian Press - September 23, 2014 12:57 PM EDT
TAMPA, Fla. - Tampa Bay Lightning forward Jonathan Drouin is out three to four weeks with a broken right thumb.The team said in a statement that the injury occurred Thursday after a collision in the corner during two-on-two work at rookie camp practice.
by The Canadian Press - September 23, 2014 7:00 AM EDT
The biggest hit to the Philadelphia Flyers' playoff hopes happened before they even stepped onto the ice for training camp. Veteran defenceman Kimmo Timonen was diagnosed with potentially life-threatening blood clots over the summer in Finland and will be lost for the first three months of the season and likely the entire year.
by The Canadian Press - September 23, 2014 1:26 AM EDT
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Nick Shore scored in the fourth round of the shootout, and the Los Angeles Kings opened the preseason with a 4-3 split-squad victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Monday night.
by The Canadian Press - September 23, 2014 1:17 AM EDT
GLENDALE, Ariz. - Henrik Samuelsson had a goal, two assists and scored in a shootout to lift the Arizona Coyotes to a 5-4 win over the Los Angeles Kings in a split-squad game Monday night.
by The Canadian Press - September 23, 2014 12:30 AM EDT
ANAHEIM, Calif. - Dany Heatley scored in the opening minute of his first game with the Anaheim Ducks, helping them beat Colorado 4-0 in one of two split-squad games with the Avalanche on Monday night.
by The Canadian Press - September 22, 2014 11:30 PM EDT
DENVER - Andrew Cogliano and Patrick Maroon scored 44 seconds apart in the third period, lifting the Anaheim Ducks to a 5-2 win over the Colorado Avalanche in a split-squad exhibition game Monday night.
by The Canadian Press - September 22, 2014 11:18 PM EDT
CHICAGO - The microscope is out, and every move is being watched closely. A few loose pucks could make the difference between playing for the Chicago Blackhawks and a trip to the minors.
by The Canadian Press - September 22, 2014 11:13 PM EDT
DALLAS - Jordie Benn and rookies Curtis McKenzie and Jason Dickinson scored third-period goals and the Dallas Stars rallied to defeat the St.
by The Canadian Press - September 22, 2014 10:47 PM EDT
WINNIPEG - The game was won by the veterans but it was really a night to take a look at rookies as the Winnipeg Jets fell 14 seconds short of a shutout, beating the Minnesota Wild 2-1 on Monday in the pre-season opener for both teams.