10:59 AM EDT, Tue June 18, 2019
19 hours ago
Senators bring back Anthony Duclair on 1-year deal

Senators bring back Anthony Duclair on 1-year deal

The Ottawa Senators re-signed left winger Anthony Duclair on a one-year, $1.65 million contract on Monday.
19 hours ago
Phil Kessel rejects trade, GM says he'll stay with Penguins

Phil Kessel rejects trade, GM says he'll stay with Penguins

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Phil Kessel recently vetoed a trade and the team is no longer seeking to move him, general manager Jim Rutherford said Monday.
22 hours ago
Anaheim Ducks hire Dallas Eakins as head coach

Anaheim Ducks hire Dallas Eakins as head coach

Dallas Eakins is the Anaheim Ducks' new coach. The Ducks announced the move Monday, filling the NHL's last head coaching vacancy with the veteran coach of their AHL affiliate in San Diego.
22 hours ago
Erik Karlsson inks 8-year deal to stay in San Jose: reports

Erik Karlsson inks 8-year deal to stay in San Jose: reports

The San Jose Sharks are locking up their Norris-calibre defensive core. Erik Karlsson agreed to an eight-year contract worth roughly $11.5 million US with the Sharks, according to multiple reports on Monday.
Jun 16, 2019
Escrow tops NHL players' list of concerns ahead of CBA talks

Escrow tops NHL players' list of concerns ahead of CBA talks

Twenty-five of 31 NHL Players' Association representatives surveyed by The Associated Press and Canadian Press named escrow as the biggest bargaining issue with September deadlines looming to terminate the current CBA effective the fall of 2020.
Jun 15, 2019
Blues fans shrug off rain to honour Stanley Cup champions

Blues fans shrug off rain to honour Stanley Cup champions

Throngs of people lined the streets of downtown St. Louis in a rainstorm on Saturday to cheer on the Stanley Cup-winning Blues. The parade will be followed by a rally beneath the Gateway Arch.
Jun 15, 2019
Kings buy out Dion Phaneuf

Kings buy out Dion Phaneuf

The Los Angeles Kings have bought out the final two years of defenceman Dion Phaneuf's contract.
Jun 14, 2019
Islanders sign Jordan Eberle to 5-year extension

Islanders sign Jordan Eberle to 5-year extension

Forward Jordan Eberle agreed to a five-year contract that will keep him with the New York Islanders, the team announced on Friday.
Jun 14, 2019
Capitals send Niskanen to Flyers for Gudas in order to clear cap space

Capitals send Niskanen to Flyers for Gudas in order to clear cap space

The Philadelphia Flyers have acquired defenseman Matt Niskanen from the Washington Capitals for defenseman Radko Gudas. Philadelphia is retaining 30 percent of Gudas' salary in the final year of his contract. Gudas counts $3.35 million against the salary cap. Washington will be responsible for $2.35 million.
Jun 13, 2019
Hockey Night in Canada podcast: From worst to first

Hockey Night in Canada podcast: From worst to first

For the first time in their franchise history the St. Louis Blues are Stanley Cup champions. The Blues defeated the Boston Bruins 4-1 in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup final to complete their Cinderella run.
Jun 13, 2019
Blues' Binnington goes from afterthought to Cup-winning, record-setting rookie

Blues' Binnington goes from afterthought to Cup-winning, record-setting rookie

Jordan Binnington went from the St. Louis Blues' fourth-string goalie, to becoming the first rookie goaltender ever to win 16 playoff games. He turned out to be the perfect backstop for the bruising Blues, a quiet anchor to rally around for a six-month run to the title.
Jun 12, 2019
Blues' worst-to-first run gets Hollywood ending with St. Louis' 1st Stanley Cup

Blues' worst-to-first run gets Hollywood ending with St. Louis' 1st Stanley Cup

From out-house to penthouse in 161 days: the sensational story of the 2018-19 Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues. If you thought the expansion Vegas Golden Knights were a good story last spring, all you had to do was wait 12 months. The Blues authored a way better tale — almost too good to be true.
Jun 12, 2019

Bruins doomed by sloppy 3 minutes in 1st period

The Boston Bruins had it all lined up: a raucous home crowd for its first Game 7 of a Stanley Cup Final in their 95-year history, was aided by a couple of world champions from other sports and a fast start that provided a handful of excellent scoring chances in the opening period.
Jun 12, 2019
'Fired up' Ryan O'Reilly awarded Conn Smythe Trophy after goals in 4 straight

'Fired up' Ryan O'Reilly awarded Conn Smythe Trophy after goals in 4 straight

St. Louis Blues forward Ryan O'Reilly was awarded the Conn Smythe Trophy as the most valuable player of the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup playoffs on Wednesday after leading his team to their first championship.