Corey Crawford Done for the Season?

January 17, 2018

The Chicago Blackhawks could be in the market for a goaltender to help them for the remainder of the season after it was reported by Chicago Sun-Times’ Mark Lazerus that Corey Crawford could be done for the rest of the season. After playing in a game on Dec. 23 against the New Jersey Devils – in which he was pulled – Crawford hasn’t seen the ice since then. That’s a…

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Ducks Sign Andrew Cogliano to Extension

The Anaheim Ducks have signed winger Andrew Cogliano to a three-year contract extension worth an average annual value (AAV) of $3.25 million. The Ducks’ official Twitter account announced the signing, with the full terms later being provided by Pierre LeBrun of The Athletic and TSN. AAV of $3.25 million per year; would have been UFA July 1 https://t.co/ShtiAawl3q — Pierre LeBrun (@PierreVLeBrun) January 12, 2018 The deal will take Cogliano…

January 13, 2018
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Victor Hedman Sidelined for 3-6 Weeks

The Tampa Bay Lightning were dealt a devastating blow on Friday – one day after Victor Hedman left the team’s 5-1 loss to the Calgary Flames with an apparent injury – announcing that the all-star defenceman will be sidelined three to six weeks with a lower body injury. The news comes just one day after the NHL named the rosters for the upcoming All-Star Game in Tampa Bay – a…

January 13, 2018
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Anthony Duclair Traded to Blackhawks For Richard Panik & More

January 10, 2018

The Chicago Blackhawks have traded forwards Richard Panik and Laurent Dauphin to the Arizona Coyotes in exchange for forward Anthony Duclair and defenseman Adam Clendening. The deal was announced Wednesday night and according to Pierre LeBrun, was in the works for about 7-10 days before finally coming to fruition. It’s official: #Blackhawks acquire forward Anthony Duclair and defenseman Adam Clendening from ARI in exchange for Panik and Dauphin: https://t.co/FZ5piPUdRA https://t.co/Kd805m30FM…

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Montreal Canadiens Trade Al Montoya to Edmonton Oilers

The Montreal Canadiens have traded goaltender Al Montoya to the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for a conditional fourth-round draft pick in 2018, the Habs announced Thursday night. The condition of the pick states that the Canadiens will receive a fourth-round pick from the Oilers if Montoya plays in at least seven regular-season contests in 2017-18 with the Oilers. If he plays in less, the Canadiens will receive a fifth-round draft…

January 5, 2018
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Sale of Hurricanes to Tom Dundon Almost Complete

Multiple news sources have reported that current Carolina Hurricanes owner Peter Karmanos met with prospective buyer Tom Dundon prior to a Board of Governors meeting on Thursday and were invited by Gary Bettman to present their proposal of the sales of the Carolina Hurricanes to Dundon following the Governors meeting in West Palm Beach. Florida. The two sides presented their structure for the sale of the Hurricanes and a decision…

December 7, 2017
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Canadiens Acquire Cracknell From Rangers for Holland

The Montreal Canadiens have traded forward Peter Holland to the New York Rangers in exchange for veteran forward Adam Cracknell, the team announced Thursday morning. In a day that has already seen the retirement of Vancouver Canucks’ forward Derek Dorsett and a huge trade involving Sami Vatanen and Adam Henrique, the Canadiens and Rangers both decided to add to the mix by making a deal of their own. The Canadiens announced…

November 30, 2017
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Landeskog Suspended Four Games

November 27, 2017

The Colorado Avalanche will be without their captain Gabriel Landeskog for the next four games after the 25-year-old was suspended for crosschecking Calgary Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk in the face Saturday. The altercation occurred during the first period of the game between the Flames and Avalanche in Colorado on Saturday, a game that ultimately saw the Flames come away with a win. Colorado’s Gabriel Landeskog suspended four games for cross-checking…

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Canadiens Trade Mitchell to Kings

The Montreal Canadiens have traded away forward Torey Mitchell to the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for a fifth-round draft pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft, the Canadiens announced Thursday. This deal comes on a league-wide off-day as players get to spend time with their friends and families on Thanksgiving (in the United States, at least). For NHL general managers, however, the holidays don’t mean a day off. Instead,…

November 23, 2017
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Jokinen to Kings, Cammalleri to Oilers

The Edmonton Oilers have traded forward Jussi Jokinen to the Los Angeles Kings in exchange for forward Michael Cammalleri, per Nick Kypreos. Both Jokinen and Cammalleri signed one-year deals with their respective teams this offseason, and in a rare move, both the Oilers and Kings have deemed it worthwhile to swap the duo in hopes that a change of scenery helps them out. @EdmontonOilers trade for Mike Cammalleri. @NHL Jussi…

November 15, 2017
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