Buffalo Sabers reward GM Kevyn Adams with contract extension

Buffalo Sabers reward GM Kevyn Adams with contract extension

BUFFALO, NY — Although his rebuilding job is far from complete, Buffalo Sabres general manager Kevyn Adams signed a contract extension on Wednesday, an indication that ownership believes he has the franchise pointed in the right direction. Terms of the extension were not revealed. Adams, who is in his third season as GM, signed the … Read more

Ducks Set to Launch Audio Streaming Network Today: Ducks Stream

Ducks Set to Launch Audio Streaming Network Today: Ducks Stream

The Ducks and TuneIn have announced a comprehensive digital audio streaming network, Ducks Stream, set to debut today at 11 am. The 24/7 free station is the exclusive home for all live game broadcasts, podcast content, and up-to-date news regarding the Ducks and the NHL. The new network will feature 10 unique podcast titles that … Read more

Flyers’ Carter Hart ‘fully cooperating’ with Hockey Canada sexual assault investigation

Carter Hart played six games for Canada at the 2018 World Juniors.

As NHL training camps get underway this week, the greater hockey community is still searching for answers in the midst of multiple ongoing investigations into Hockey Canada’s handling of a sexual assault allegation involving members of their 2018 World Juniors team. TSN reported in May that Hockey Canada settled a lawsuit out of court with … Read more

Buffalo Sabers To Name Captain Prior To Regular Season

Buffalo Sabers To Name Captain Prior To Regular Season

The Buffalo Sabers haven’t officially had a captain since just prior to this season when they stripped the title from the injured Jack Eichel prior to an early-season trade to the Vegas Golden Knights. That year-long absence will come to an end soon, though, as newly-extended general manager Kevin Adams told reporters today that the … Read more

Laine could take aim at the 50-goal mark with the Blue Jackets this season

Laine could take aim at the 50-goal mark with the Blue Jackets this season

The forwards skated on the same line during the Blue Jackets’ first day of training camp Thursday, with Laine on the right, Gaudreau on the left and Boone Jenner in the middle. In theory, the formula is simple: An elite shooter in Laine plus an elite playmaker in Gaudreau equals lots of goals. “Obviously, we’ll … Read more

Sharks season preview: Quinn takes over team in transition

Sharks season preview: Quinn takes over team in transition

The 2022-23 NHL season starts Oct. 7. With training camps open, NHL.com is taking a look at the three keys, the inside scoop on roster questions, and the projected lineup for each of the 32 teams. Today, the San Jose Sharks. Coach: David Quinn (first season) Last season: 32-37-13, sixth in Pacific Division; did not … Read more

The Maple Leafs are sponsored by MILK. What if other teams had generic sponsors?

The Maple Leafs are sponsored by MILK.  What if other teams had generic sponsors?

The clammy hands of capitalism know no bounds, and we’re all getting used to a world where our favorite jerseys are sold by brands. Some of these are really dumb, with the Harley Davidson Bucks only being beaten out by the Sacramento Kings and Blue Diamond Almonds for the worst patch in the NBA. Now … Read more

Flyers coach John Tortorella pushes full throttle on Day 1, loves him some ‘ugly as hell’

Flyers coach John Tortorella pushes full throttle on Day 1, loves him some 'ugly as hell'

VOORHEES, NJ — Mason Millman grabbed a water bottle and cleaned up some of what he couldn’t keep down behind the bench. The 21-year-old defensive prospect had the unenviable task of being among the first group to plow through John Tortorella’s notorious Day 1 of skating until you practically collapse. That’s skating and skating and … Read more

Blues season preview: Binnington must regain old form

Blues season preview: Binnington must regain old form

The 2022-23 NHL season starts Oct. 7. With training camps open, NHL.com is taking a look at the three keys, the inside scoop on roster questions, and the projected lineup for each of the 32 teams. Today, the St. Louis Blues. Coach: Craig Berube (fifth season) Last season: 49-22-11; third place in Central Division, lost … Read more

Andrew Ladd to go on LTIR; NY Islanders will lose 2023 3rd round pick

Andrew Ladd to go on LTIR;  NY Islanders will lose 2023 3rd round pick

According to a report from PHNX Sports Correspondent Craig Morganformer New York Islanders forward Andrew Ladd failed his physical due to ongoing issues with his surgically repaired knee. Per the terms of the July 2021 trade that sent him to Arizona, Ladd being placed on LTIR will result in the Arizona Coyotes receiving the Isles … Read more