Game called after OHL goalie seriously injured

8:58 PM ET Tucker Tynan, a goalie for the Niagara junior league team in Canada, underwent successful surgery and was recovering in the hospital the team said after being seriously injured Thursday night when he appeared to be cut by a skate blade. The Ontario Hockey League game between the Niagara IceDogs and London Knights […]

Capitals’ 2019 Draft Class Update

December marks six months since the Washington Capitals selected four NHL hopefuls in the 2019 NHL Entry Draft. The Capitals drafted forwards Connor McMichael, Brett Leason, and Aliaksei Protas along with defenseman Martin Hugo Has at the draft in Vancouver this past June. The following weeks saw each pick attend Washington’s development camp and all […]

5 Biggest Oilers Trades Under Chiarelli

Peter Chiarelli was the Edmonton Oilers’ general manager for four polarizing years. The highlight of his time was making the 2017 playoffs, after missing 10 consecutive seasons. However, overall, there seems to be a stank attitude towards him. Is it justified? Let’s explore based on his five biggest trades. Cam Talbot What did he do? […]

Sharks get ‘fresh voice’ in Boughner as coach – NHL.com

SAN JOSE — Bob Boughner can be the spark that turns around the season for the San Jose Sharks, players and management said Thursday. Boughner, who took over after Peter DeBoer was fired as Sharks coach on Wednesday, was an assistant with San Jose from 2015-17 and returned to the staff this season after he […]

Wysh List: Is NHL player safety working this season?

1:00 PM ET George Parros buzzed out of the NHL board of governors meeting Tuesday after being a fly on the wall for two days in Pebble Beach, California. There were no grand presentations made by his department of player safety to the billionaires in the room. The biggest topic of conversation was physicality off […]

Sharks Announce Changes to Coaching Staff – NHL.com

SAN JOSE – San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) General Manager Doug Wilson today announced that the team has made several changes to the Sharks coaching staff, including naming Bob Boughner as the team’s interim head coach. Also joining the Sharks coaching staff are Associate Coach Roy Sommer, Assistant Coach Mike Ricci and Goaltending Coach Evgeni Nabokov. […]

Chiarot Scores in OT, Primeau Gets First Win as Canadiens Edge Senators

MONTREAL — Ben Chiarot scored the overtime winner and Cayden Primeau made 35 saves for his first NHL victory as the Montreal Canadiens defeated the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on Wednesday.  Nick Cousins and Tomas Tatar scored in regulation for the Canadiens (15-11-6), who have won three in a row and four of their last five. […]

Capitals Beat Bruins in Showdown Between NHL’s Top Two Teams

WASHINGTON — T.J. Oshie scored twice in under four minutes and John Carlson got the go-ahead goal to extend the Washington Capitals’ longstanding domination of the Boston Bruins with a 3-2 victory Wednesday night in a showdown between the NHL’s two best teams. The Capitals have won 16 of their past 17 games against the […]