Author: Canadian Press

Dion Phaneuf has become good influence on Kings star Drew Doughty

By: Canadian Press

Drew Doughty has won a Norris Trophy as the NHL's best defenceman and a pair of Stanley Cups with the Los Angeles Kings. But he'll be the first to tell you that he still needs work. That's where Dion Phaneuf comes in.

Yesterday

Tomas Plekanec scores in his 1,000th NHL game, Canadiens beat Red Wings 7-3

By: Canadian Press

It looked like Tomas Plekanec "drank from the fountain of youth" before Monday night's game.

Yesterday

Avalanche claim forward Marko Dano from Jets off waivers

By: Canadian Press

The Colorado Avalanche have claimed centre Marko Dano off waivers from Winnipeg.

2 days ago

Sharks sign F Barclay Goodrow to 2-year extension

By: Canadian Press

The San Jose Sharks have signed forward Barclay Goodrow to a two-year contract extension.

October 4, 2018

Buffalo Sabres award captaincy to centre Jack Eichel

By: Canadian Press

Buffalo Sabres award captaincy to centre Jack Eichel.

October 3, 2018

'The choice was obvious:' Shea Weber named captain of the Montreal Canadiens

By: Canadian Press

Montreal Canadiens defenceman Shea Weber has been named as the 30th captain in franchise history.

October 1, 2018

Senators forward Smith ready to prove he's still an asset after clearing waivers

By: Canadian Press

After a tumultuous 48 hours, Zack Smith is ready to prove he's still an asset to the Ottawa Senators.

September 27, 2018

Theodore ends holdout, agrees to 7-year deal with Vegas

By: Canadian Press

Defenceman Shea Theodore ended his holdout Monday night, agreeing to a seven-year contract with the Vegas Golden Knights.

September 24, 2018

Ex-Sabres captain Brian Gionta retires after 16 NHL seasons

By: Canadian Press

At a mere 5-foot-7, Brian Gionta knew the odds would be long at getting an opportunity to play in the NHL some 20 years ago after being drafted by the New Jersey Devils.

September 24, 2018

Former Jets workhorse goalie Ondrej Pavelec retires after 11 NHL seasons

By: Canadian Press

Ondrej Pavelec, who was a workhorse in the Jets' goal after the NHL franchise moved from Atlanta to Winnipeg, announced his retirement Thursday.

September 20, 2018

Sabres sign Sam Reinhart to 2-year, $7.3 million contract

By: Canadian Press

The Buffalo Sabres have signed forward Sam Reinhart to a two-year contract worth $7.3 million.

September 19, 2018

Oilers sign restricted free-agent defenceman Darnell Nurse to two-year contract

By: Canadian Press

The Edmonton Oilers have signed Darnell Nurse to a two-year contract, ending a lengthy stalemate with one of their top defencemen on Monday.

September 17, 2018

Red Wings star Henrik Zetterberg calls it a career

By: Canadian Press

Henrik Zetterberg knew something wasn't right with his back last January when he stopped practicing. Despite the aches and pains, he did not miss a game all season for the Detroit Red Wings.

September 14, 2018

Stars All-Star centre Seguin signs $78.8M, 8-year extension

By: Canadian Press

Tyler Seguin showed up in Dallas five years ago mired in a Twitter-fed mess and vowing to show fans he could be one of the faces of the only NHL franchise in Texas.

September 13, 2018

Ottawa Senators trade Erik Karlsson to San Jose Sharks

By: Canadian Press

Ending months of speculation and creating yet another juicy headline, the Senators traded their franchise player — captain Erik Karlsson —to the San Jose Sharks on Thursday.

September 13, 2018

Winnipeg Jets sign captain Blake Wheeler to a five-year contract extension

By: Canadian Press

The Winnipeg Jets have signed captain Blake Wheeler to a five-year contract extension.

September 4, 2018

Calgary Flames, defencman Noah Hanifin agree to six-year contract

By: Canadian Press

The Calgary Flames have locked up defenceman Noah Hanifin.

August 30, 2018

Veteran NHL player Matt Stajan signs signs with Germany's Red Bulls

By: Canadian Press

Veteran NHL centre Matt Stajan is headed to Germany.

August 29, 2018

After hectic stretch, Mittelstadt ready to put down roots with Buffalo Sabres

By: Canadian Press

Casey Mittelstadt is looking forward to finally setting up shop in one place for an extended period of time.

August 28, 2018

Panthers agree to terms with Brouwer on 1-year deal

By: Canadian Press

The Florida Panthers have agreed to terms with veteran right winger Troy Brouwer to a one-year contract.

August 27, 2018