• Blackhawks shopping Patrick Sharp, per report

    SB Nation "On Friday, the Chicago Blackhawks made an unexpected trade when they acquired Kimmo Timonen for a couple of draft picks. The veteran D-man could go a long way towards improving Chicago's chances this spring, but GM Stan Bowman doesn't appear satisfied with his roster just yet. According to the..." February 28

  • Flyers trade Kimmo Timonen to Blackhawks

    Pro Hockey Talk "Kimmo Timonen‘s return to game action for the Philadelphia Flyers was put into question earlier Friday, and now we know why. The Flyers, later in the day, traded the 39-year-old veteran blue liner, who has yet to play a game this season due to blood clots, to the Chicago Blackhawks. “We’ve..." February 28

  • Flames will be as aggressive as they can

    NHL.com "The Calgary Flames plan to be "as aggressive as we can" heading into the NHL Trade Deadline at 3 p.m. ET on March 2, general manager Brad Treliving told Sportsnet 690 Radio on Friday. "I wouldn’t say I'm close. Things can change. We’re talking. There’s lots of conversations going on," Treliving..." February 28

  • Sharks F Logan Couture fined $5,000 for slew-footing

    CBSSports.com "The NHL fined San Jose Sharks forward Logan Couture $5,000 for slew-footing Detroit Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith late in the third period of the the Sharks' 3-2 loss Thursday night. " February 28

  • 8h
    Derek Wills @Fan960Wills

    I asked Treliving if Giordano's injury was season-ending and he said that they don't know. #Flames Captain is still with the team.

  • Senators had talks with Leafs about obtaining Clarkson

    ESPN.com "Turns out the Columbus Blue Jackets weren't the only team intrigued by the idea of giving David Clarkson a change of scenery. Sources tell ESPN.com that the Ottawa Senators had a few conversations with the Toronto Maple Leafs about a Clarkson trade, the idea behind it that perhaps the right..." February 27

  • 20h
    Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

    As @DarrenDreger reports, Bruins trying on Vermette; can also say B's still trying on Chris Stewart as well... among others

  • Kimmo Timonen: Return 'huge step'

    ESPN.com "Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen, who hasn't played this season after doctors found blood clots in his lower right leg and in both lungs, is close to making his return. The 39-year-old Timonen, who signed a one-year contract last summer for $2 million, skated with the team Thursday..." February 27

  • 18h
    Elliotte Friedman @FriedgeHNIC

    Veilleux (MIN) on waivers today

  • Maple Leafs trade David Clarkson to Blue Jackets

    Sportsnet.ca "The Toronto Maple Leafs traded forward David Clarkson to the Columbus Blue Jackets for forward Nathan Horton. Clarkson, 30, has struggled since signing a seven-year, $36.75 million contract with Toronto in the summer of 2013. In 118 games over two seasons, Clarkson recorded 15 goals, 11..." February 27

  • Florida Panthers Acquire F Jaromir Jagr

    NHL.com "Florida Panthers Executive Vice President and General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has acquired F Jaromir Jagr from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for Florida’s second-round draft pick in 2015 and a conditional third-round draft pick in 2016. Jagr, 43, ranks first among..." February 27

  • Blue Jackets trade Adam Cracknell to St. Louis Blues in exchange for future considerations

    NHL.com "The Columbus Blue Jackets have traded right wing Adam Cracknell to the St. Louis Blues in exchange for future considerations, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. Cracknell, 29, recorded an assist and two penalty minutes in 17 games with the Blue Jackets and added 3-4-7 and..." February 27

  • 20h
    Chris Kuc @ChrisKuc

    Brent Sopel has retired. #Blackhawks #Wolves

  • Claude Julien: Rumors of job in jeopardy 'don't faze me'

    CSN New England "Claude Julien has heard the reports and the whispers that both his job, and the job of Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli, could sit in the balance if the Bruins fail to make the Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time in his tenure. It’s an alarmingly realistic scenario with the Bruins..." February 27

  • Trotz: ‘Good players, just not difference-makers’ available at trade deadline

    Washington Post "Each day now for the past month, Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan has walked downstairs inside the team’s practice facility and stepped through the doors into the offices where the coaches work, hoping to bounce ideas and names off his colleagues. Five days remain until MacLellan reaches..." February 27

  • Panthers’ Alex Petrovic may be targeted by Blackhawks for hit on Patrick Kane

    Miami Herald "Florida defenseman Alex Petrovic will not be suspended for a hit that injured Chicago’s Patrick Kane on Tuesday — but he still could have a target on his back come Thursday. With the Panthers and Chicago playing a rare home-and-home series, Petrovic could find some lingering anger from the..." February 26

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    New York Rangers @NYRangers

    AV confirms that Rick Nash will return to #NYR lineup tonight

  • Awkward meter rising as Vinny Lecavalier continues to sit

    Courier-Post "It's past the point of just an awkward afternoon where a once-dominant NHLer is a healthy scratch for a game to send a message. Vinny Lecavalier hasn't played for the last three games. Thursday is expected to mark a fourth. It's the longest stretch since he missed seven games as a healthy..." February 26

  • How Kane’s injury makes trade deadline tougher for Rangers

    New York Post "The NHL has become a rapidly changing entity, and it only will get more hectic between now and Monday’s 2 p.m. trade deadline. The Rangers can just hope they don’t get left behind. Which is not an easy proposition, considering their extremely limited space under the salary cap — about $1.5..." February 26

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    Helene St. James @HeleneStJames

    Tremendously good news for the #ReWings that Henrik Zetterberg already back on ice, five days after getting punched in head.

  • Blue Jackets still building on positives

    Fox Sports Ohio "In Columbus, where there's a dearth of league-wide records, the Blue Jackets are at the top of a list they would rather not be on. Their league-leading 378 man games lost to injury going into Thursday's tilt with the Montreal Canadiens had an addition to it yesterday. The club announced late..." February 26

  • Wild's Scandella credits playoff series for growth

    NHL.com "The turning point of Minnesota Wild defenseman Marco Scandella's NHL career isn't hard to find. After spending all but six games of the lockout-shortened 2012-13 season in the American Hockey League, Scandella was recalled by the Wild in time to play against the Chicago Blackhawks in the..." February 26

  • Dion Phaneuf to return from injury against Flyers

    Toronto Star "Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf is essentially a certainty to return to the lineup against Philadelphia Thursday night. “He’s had three good practices so I’m hoping everything is good,” Leafs coach Peter Horachek said Wednesday as the Leafs wrapped up three straight days of practice in preparation..." February 26

  • Sharks' Torres undergoes another surgery, new timetable set

    CSN Bay Area "Sharks forward Raffi Torres underwent another knee surgery, general manager Doug Wilson announced on Thursday. Torres, 33, has missed the 2014-15 regular season as he rehabs. It was revealed over the summer that Torres developed a pair of infections in his surgically repaired knee that..." February 26

  • Oilers’ asking price for Jeff Petry now likely a lot higher

    Edmonton Journal "Defenceman should fetch Oilers at least a first-rounder in trade after Wednesday’s NHL deals With the defending Cup champion Los Angeles Kings giving up a first-round draft pick in 2015 and a blue-chip prospect to acquire solid Carolina Hurricanes defenceman Andrej Sekera, the gauntlet has..." February 26

  • Bruins can’t afford more days off

    Boston Herald "One thing about today’s NHL: Players get plenty of days off. The Bruins got one yesterday in the wake of their latest frustration in a season loaded with such. The 2-1 loss to the Vancouver Canucks was a one-sided affair in which the B’s Corsi number (total shots taken, whether on net, blocked..." February 26

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    Renaud Lavoie @renlavoietva

    Unconditional waivers: ILJA BRYZGALOV (ANA)

  • Patrick Kane undergoes successful surgery, expected to miss 3 Months

    NHL.com "The Chicago Blackhawks announced today forward Patrick Kane underwent successful surgery to repair a left clavicle fracture. The procedure was performed at Northwestern Memorial Hospital by Blackhawks Head Team Physician Dr. Michael Terry and Dr. Bradley Merk." February 25

  • Kings acquire defenseman Andrej Sekera from Hurricanes

    CBSSports.com "The Los Angeles Kings have filled a major need ahead of Monday's trading deadline by acquiring veteran defenseman Andrej Sekera from the Carolina Hurricanes for a conditional first-round draft pick and prospect Roland McKeown according to multiple reports. According to Elliotte Friedman, if the..." February 25

  • Penguins Acquire Forward Daniel Winnik

    NHL.com "The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired forward Daniel Winnik from the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for Zach Sill, a 2015 fourth-round draft pick and a 2016 second-round draft pick, it was announced by general manager Jim Rutherford. Winnik, 29, has seven goals and 25 points in 58 games with..." February 25

  • Jets Acquire Jiri Tlusty From Carolina Hurricanes

    NHL.com "The Winnipeg Jets announced they have acquired forward Jiri Tlusty from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for a third round draft choice in the 2016 NHL Draft and a conditional sixth round draft choice in the 2015 NHL Draft. The Winnipeg Jets also announced they have placed forward Blake Wheeler..." February 25

  • Lindros files lawsuit against former referee

    TSN.ca "Eric Lindros has launched a $3 million defamation lawsuit against one-time NHL referee Paul Stewart and the Huffington Post, after Stewart wrote a column for the online news website that allegedly made the former Philadelphia Flyers star forward look like a "dickhead." In documents filed in an..." February 25

  • Jaromir Jagr says coaching change doomed his role with Devils

    Newark Star-Ledger "Jaromir Jagr said his role with the Devils was doomed the moment general manager Lou Lamoriello fired coach Pete DeBoer on Dec. 26. Jagr said he saw the drop in ice time and diminished role on the power play coming in the wake of the coaching change. "I knew it was going to happen. There is..." February 25

  • Blackhawks, Kings reportedly among teams most interested in trading for Sekera

    The Score "The Andrej Sekera sweepstakes are heating right up. The Carolina Hurricanes defenseman has become arguably the most sought-after trade target in advance of Monday's deadline, and the Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings have emerged as two of the most interested suitors, according to Bob..." February 25

  • Trotz says Ovechkin given 'bad advice'

    CSN Washington "Barry Trotz didn’t mention the name of Adam Oates, but in a wide-ranging radio interview with Sportsnet 590 The Fan on Tuesday, the Capitals’ current coach questioned the tactics of his predecessor in his handling of captain Alex Ovechkin. “There was some bad advice given to Ovi at times, in..." February 25

  • Report: James Wisniewski making it hard for Blue Jackets to trade him

    CBSSports.com "As the race to the trade deadline heats up, one of the more intriguing options that reportedly became available this week was Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman James Wisniewski. As a solid top-four defenseman with a history of being able to produce, Wisniewski certainly would pique the interest of..." February 25

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    Jeff Paterson @patersonjeff

    #Canucks Benning says MRI on Miller confirms sprained knee. Sticking with 4-6 week timeframe.

  • 3d
    ProSportsDaily @PSDnews

    Islanders' Johnny Boychuk was asked if he has a big extension coming following the Leddy deal...he just smiled. Expect something soon.

  • Kings sign Clifford to five-year, $8 million extension

    Pro Hockey Talk "Just one day after re-upping with Jordan Nolan on a three-year deal, Los Angeles has locked in another of its resident tough guys. Forward Kyle Clifford, who leads the team with eight fighting majors this season, has agreed to a five-year, $8 million extension, per Sportsnet. Clifford, 24, has..." February 25

  • Bettman: Salary Cap Won’t ‘Fall Off A Cliff’ Because Of Canadian Dollar

    NESN "The March 2 NHL trade deadline is fast approaching and a lot of general managers around the league will be wary of acquiring players with term on their contract beyond this season because of the uncertainty of next year’s salary cap. The salary cap ceiling for the 2014-15 campaign is $69..." February 25

  • Lehtonen `hopeful’ for Friday, Eaves might be ready, Seguin could skate

    Dallas Morning News "The Stars had a full practice in Frisco today, with only Ales Hemsky not skating. Hemsky has been battling a lower body issue that has dogged him at times during games. Stars coach Lindy Ruff said Hemsky will need maintenance days. The Stars practice again on Thursday and play Friday against..." February 25

  • Ray Emery suffers lower-body injury, doesn't make roadtrip

    Courier-Post "There was no limp in his step, no hesitation on the ice Monday when Ray Emery took his usual net in an informal practice. The Flyers' scratches all took the ice and Emery was among them. He took shots from defensemen Kimmo Timonen, Luke Schenn and Carlo Colaiacovo as well as forward Vinny..." February 25

  • Sabres' Neuvirth fined $2,000 for diving/embellishment

    NHL.com "Buffalo Sabres goaltender Michal Neuvirth has been fined $2,000 as supplementary discipline under NHL Rule 64 (Diving/Embellishment), the National Hockey League announced today. Revised for the 2014-15 season following offseason approval by the League's Board of Governors and the National..." February 25

  • Wild acquire Sean Bergenheim from Panthers for playoff push

    SB Nation "The surging Minnesota Wild added another gun to their arsenal on Tuesday, acquiring disgruntled forward Sean Bergenheim from the Florida Panthers in a trade. The Wild will also receive a seventh-round pick from Florida in a deal, while only giving up a third-round pick for the haul. Both picks..." February 25

  • 'You can feel it in the dressing room': Leafs' Phaneuf on trade talk

    Toronto Sun "The captain is back on deck. But Dion Phaneuf is likely to hear the cry of “man overboard!” once or twice in the next few days as the nervous Maple Leafs navigate the stormy weather and upheaval that go with the NHL trade deadline. The blue-and-white crew is very uneasy with the red-letter..." February 25

  • Islanders' Leddy has grown into cornerstone player

    NHL.com "Nick Leddy has been everything the New York Islanders could have hoped for when they acquired him from the Chicago Blackhawks before the start of the season. On Tuesday they made sure he'll be around for a while. The Islanders announced Leddy has agreed to a seven-year contract that will keep..." February 25

  • Rangers F Rick Nash day-to-day with neck spasms

    CBSSports.com "New York Rangers forward Rick Nash was a surprise last-minute scratch ahead of their game Tuesday against the Calgary Flames. The team announced that Nash is out due to neck spasms and is currently listed as being "day-to-day." Nash has been the Rangers' best player this season and has to be..." February 25

  • Canadiens trade Sekac to Ducks for Smith-Pelly

    NHL.com "The Montreal Canadiens on Tuesday traded rookie forward Jiri Sekac to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for forward Devante Smith-Pelly. Sekac, 22, has seven goals and 16 points in 50 games. He also took part in the 2015 Honda NHL All-Star Skills Competition last month. The 6-foot-2, 195-pound..." February 24

  • Isles sign Leddy to seven-year, $38.5M extension

    Pro Hockey Talk "The New York Islanders made a big splash on Tuesday, agreeing to a seven-year contract extension with Nick Leddy. “Nick has proven to be an elite defenseman in this league at a young age,” Islanders General Manager Garth Snow said in a statement. “He’s the type of player on the ice, in the..." February 24

  • Spurgeon placed on IR, won't join Wild on road trip

    Fox Sports North "Jared Spurgeon will miss at least the upcoming road trip for the Minnesota Wild after he was placed on injured reserve Tuesday. Spurgeon, third on the team in average ice time at 23 minutes, 8 seconds per game, has missed the past two games after taking a puck to the face in a game at Calgary..." February 24

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