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Rangers Sign Vigneault to Contract Extension

It’s been a tough few days for a lot of people and I would like to take a moment to extend condolences to all those touched by unspeakable tragedy in Sainte-Foy. But life goes on and so does the hockey world, which means it’s time to talk news. In New York, the Rangers signed head […]

Semyon Varlamov’s Season Comes to an End

Back on January 18, the Colorado Avalanche announced that goalie Semyon Varlamov would miss at least two weeks and was going to be shut down through the All-Star break. Now the team has announced that he’ll miss the remainder of the regular season after hip surgery. “After further evaluation from our team doctors, it was […]

Kevin Hayes Out Two to Three Weeks

The New York Rangers will be without the services of Kevin Hayes for two to three weeks, the team announced Monday. The forward is on the shelf with a lower body injury after he left Sunday’s game against the Detroit Red Wings. Hayes had an MRI on Monday morning. The 24-year-old has 35 points in […]

Senators Sign Smith to Contract Extension

The Ottawa Senators have locked up forward Zack Smith, signing him to a four-year contract extension worth $13 million. The team made the announcement Monday. The 28-year-old has 22 points in 43 games this season, including 11 goals. He has two short-handed goals to his name thus far and seems primed for more. Smith’s best […]

Sens MacArthur Officially Out for the Season

Ottawa Senators forward Clarke MacArthur is done for the season. The Senators made the announcement Friday, effectively shuttering the 31-year-old’s chances of returning to the ice in the current campaign. Senators general manager Pierre Dorion stated that MacArthur will sit the rest of the season on doctor’s orders due to concussion issues. The forward has […]

Wild Defenceman Brodin Out at Least a Month

Minnesota Wild defenceman Jonas Brodin will miss at least four weeks of action due to a broken finger. He suffered the injury on Tuesday as his team lost to the New Jersey Devils. On Wednesday, Brodin was examined by team doctors and the determination was made that he’ll be out at least a month. “He’s […]

Colorado’s Varlamov Out at Least Two Weeks

The Colorado Avalanche just can’t catch a break. Goalie Semyon Varlamov missed practice on Wednesday following a poor performance on Tuesday night against the visiting Chicago Blackhawks. The team has subsequently announced that he’ll be shut down through the All-Star break. “This is no longer a day-to-day thing,” said head coach Jared Bednar. It appears […]

Penguins Place Letang on IR

The Pittsburgh Penguins have put defenceman Kris Letang on the injured reserve list Monday. He is officially week-to-week after he was injured three minutes into Saturday’s game against the Detroit Red Wings. The 29-year-old was tangled up with Detroit’s Thomas Vanek early in the first period and twisted awkwardly on the way down. He returned […]

Alex Ovechkin Strikes 1,000 Points

To the surprise of nobody, Alex Ovechkin once again entered the history books and recorded his 1,000th point on Wednesday night. Ovechkin achieved the marker against the Pittsburgh Penguins, scoring 35 seconds into the first period at the Verizon Center. The Russian forward not only became the first Washington Capital to carve out 1,000 points, […]

Making History: Alex Ovechkin Ties “Rocket” Richard

It goes without saying that Alex Ovechkin is a generational talent. He proved it again last night, scoring his 544th career goal and notching his 999th career point, thereby matching the goal-scoring total of Maurice “Rocket” Richard. The goal came in Montreal, which is perhaps fitting. Ovechkin’s Washington Capitals knocked off the Canadiens by a […]

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