12:18 PM EDT, Sat September 05, 2015

Emotional year has been tough on Rich Peverley, but he's ready to move forward

Rich Peverley’s life has been turned upside down in the past two years, but the former Stars player said he is ready to move forward with a positive outlook after announcing his retirement Friday. Peverley collapsed on the ice at …
Winnipeg Free Press 2 hours ago

Winnipeg Jets cleared for takeoff

The off-season health news continues to be good for the Winnipeg Jets. Captain Andrew Ladd recently reported he's feeling great after sports hernia surgery in May and forward Mathieu Perreault said Friday he's back to 100 per cent after being held together with the equivalent of duct tape and...
Winnipeg Free Press 3 hours ago

Jets banking on young players for this season's push

One of the most frequently asked questions this summer has been why haven’t the Winnipeg Jets re-signed veteran Lee Stempniak? The simple answer is opportunity. The Jets have left holes in their lineup this off-season, potentially creating room for young players such as Nik Ehlers, Nic

Connor McDavid is a game-changer whose arrival should launch Edmonton Oilers up NHL rankings

2015 Edmonton Oilers prospects: No. 1 Connor McDavid Previously: Unranked, drafted No. 1 overall in 2015 ___ 5-14-6-1. Looks more like the Edmonton Oilers’ W-L-OTL-SOL record at the end of November for the past n seasons than anything to do …
Winnipeg Free Press 9 hours ago

Young Turks heading west next week

NINETEEN-YEAR-OLD Nikolaj Ehlers headlines the roster of blue-chip draft picks and roster hopefuls for the Winnipeg Jets team heading to the Vancouver Canucks Young Stars Classic next week. It will be the Jets' fourth appearance at the tournament in Penticton, B.C. The Jets announced their
Vancouver Sun 13 hours ago
Iain MacIntyre: Canucks’ prime prospect Virtanen on edge of something big

Iain MacIntyre: Canucks’ prime prospect Virtanen on edge of something big

It already seems like Connor McDavid’s tournament. Ninety other players will be in Penticton just to provide a stage. At least Vancouver Canucks prospect Jake Virtanen has a plan to get noticed.
Vancouver Sun 13 hours ago
Five Canucks prospects worth watching closely

Five Canucks prospects worth watching closely

The Sun’s Iain MacIntyre checks strengths, weaknesses and question marks heading into Penticton.

Rangers name Chris Drury director of player development

Just catching up … Click here for the story, with quotes, from the Rangers’ site. From the NYR: CHRIS DRURY NAMED DIRECTOR OF PLAYER DEVELOPMENT NEW YORK, September 4, 2015 – New York Rangers General Manager Jeff Gorton announced today that the team has named Chris Drury as Director of Player Development.           In his [...] The post Rangers name Chris Drury director of player development appeared first on Rangers Report.
Detroit Red Wings sign Daniel Cleary to one-year deal; could be sent to Grand Rapids

Detroit Red Wings sign Daniel Cleary to one-year deal; could be sent to Grand Rapids

DETROIT -- The Detroit Red Wings have signed forward Daniel Cleary to a one-year contract. It's a one-way deal worth $950,000. If Cleary, 36, doesn't earn a spot on the NHL roster, he can be waived and assigned to the...

Cleary gets one-year deal to remain with Wings, but he’s not guaranteed a roster spot

DETROIT >> Dan Cleary is back with the Detroit Red Wings. Cleary signed a one-year, one-way deal worth $950,000 on Friday. He had a goal and an assist in 17 regular season games last season and was a minus-4. He …
Chicago Tribune 18 hours ago

Blackhawks mum on whether Kane will be at preseason camp

The Blackhawks return to the ice in two weeks, but the team still won't say whether Patrick Kane will lace up his skates alongside his teammates.

Blackhawks mum on whether Kane will be at preseason camp

The Blackhawks return to the ice in two weeks, but the team still won't say whether Patrick Kane will lace up his skates alongside his teammates.
The Province 18 hours ago
Willes: Canucks president Trevor Linden says team plan is in place, and it’s not scribbled on a cocktail napkin

Willes: Canucks president Trevor Linden says team plan is in place, and it’s not scribbled on a cocktail napkin

Now that the furor has subsided and calm has returned to the streets, Trevor Linden says the Vancouver Canucks’ many offseason moves were part of a carefully considered plan .
The Province 19 hours ago
Canucks Young Stars: Who are these guys? Ben Hutton

Canucks Young Stars: Who are these guys? Ben Hutton

With the Young Stars Classic getting rolling next week, we’re running a series that looks at a player a day.

Drury returns to Rangers’ organization

Ex-captain and recent U.S. Hockey Hall of Fame inductee Chris Drury returned to the Rangers’ organization on Friday as he was named director of player development. Drury, 39, has been out of hockey since announcing his retirement on Aug. 19, 2011, shortly after the Rangers bought out the final season of his five-year, $35.25 million deal. In his new role, Drury will, per a press release issued by the Rangers in announcing Drury’s hiring, “be responsible for working with the team’s hockey operations department to assist in the development of Rangers prospects, both on and off the...

NHL Player News

  • 3 Nikolaj Ehlers

    Nikolaj Ehlers

    Ehlers tops Jets' Young Stars Classic roster

  • 3 Chris Drury

    Chris Drury

    Rangers name Chris Drury director of player development

  • 2 Rich Peverley

    Rich Peverley

    Emotional year has been tough on Rich Peverley, but he's ready to move forward

  • 2 Patrick Kane

    Patrick Kane

    Morning Bag Skate: Patrick Kane witness will appear before grand jury, per report

  • 2 Daniel Cleary

    Daniel Cleary

    Detroit Red Wings sign Daniel Cleary to one-year deal; could be sent to Grand Rapids

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NHL Schedule Sep 5th

  • Season starts Wednesday Oct, 07 2015