Sidney Crosby and Nathan MacKinnon were last seen together working at a Tim Hortons drive-thru, but the pair of Nova Scotian hockey stars made another appearance together when they surprised a seven-year-old boy who has been battling cancer for more than a year. More
Christian Ehrhoff is still seeking a deal in free agency and it has been reported that he has at least one offer on the table. The Columbus Blue Jackets have reportedly given Ehrhoff a "low-ball" offer. Columbus has less than $4 million in cap space and Ehrhoff is coming off of a one-year, $4 million deal in Pittsburgh.
Eddie Lack is ready for the 2015-16 season and showed off his new gear for his first season with the Carolina Hurricanes. The pads, which feature a cross-pad Hurricanes logo, might be plain but they look great.
The Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens took to Gillette Stadium to officially announce the Winter Classic for Jan. 1, 2016, and showed off a pair of new logos. The clubs also announced an alumni game will take place on Dec. 31 as part of the festivities.
The New Jersey Devils have placed winger Dainius Zubrus on unconditional waivers with the intention to buyout his contract. The 18-year-veteran has spent the past eight seasons in New Jersey and has played 1,243 NHL games, scoring 225 goals and 584 points.
Jim Craig, the goaltender of the ‘Miracle on Ice’ American team, is putting 19 items from the 1980 Olympics up for auction, including his gold medal, game-worn jerseys, stick, skates and pads. The entire lot is priced at $5.7 million, with the gold medal carrying the heftiest price tag at $1.5 million.
Oilers great Ryan Smyth said he wants to return to hockey and would like to sit down with Edmonton and see, “what they’re thinking.” Smyth, who played 15 seasons with the Oilers and was drafted by the club, also said he would consider housing Connor McDavid as the rookie adjusts to the NHL.
If the two sides can’t reach a deal, the Toronto Maple Leafs and goaltender Jonathan Bernier will head to arbitration Friday. Bernier is asking for $5.1 million per season, while the Maple Leafs are offering just $2.8 million. But even if Toronto is forced to meet in the middle, Bernier’s cap hit will be a good one for the team.
New Jersey Devils goaltender Cory Schneider wants fans to design his mask for the upcoming season. The Devils announced a design competition on the team website Tuesday, which will allow fans of all ages to create a new lid for Schneider.
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