The Anaheim Ducks and their fans have been excited about John Gibson's potential for some time and Monday they got a taste of what he'll bring to the NHL. In his debut, Gibson shut out the Canucks, tied a franchise record, and eliminated Vancouver from the playoffs.
The salary cap could climb to $74 million if the Players’ Association uses their escalator clause, GMs learned Wednesday. The league also said expansion should be decided by June and further outlined how a potential expansion draft could work.
The Calgary Flames have brought in a big body with a Stanley Cup ring in Brouwer. With Brian Elliott already added from St. Louis, the Flames are looking to get back on track with two players who were instrumental in the Blues' run to the conference final this season.
Russia charged hard with a late goal and a controversial disallowed equalizer, but Sweden outclassed its opponent with dominant defensive play.
If Martin Brodeur is going to head back to the New Jersey Devils to join their front office, it won't be for at least a few years, he says. Currently part of the St. Louis Blues front office, Brodeur said that he has yet to be contacted by the Devils and believes he could be part of the Blues' draft table in June.
Braden Holtby is the lone unanimous winner among THN's mid-season award selections. The Vezina is all but his; can he overtake Patrick Kane in the MVP race, too?
Years after being booed by the Quebec City faithful, MacKinnon brought the crowd to its feet with a spectacular deke and finish on a penalty shot for North America’s fourth goal.