- Ex-Oilers boss Eakins feels at home coaching San Diego Gulls Updated: Oct-10-15 11:03 am
SAN DIEGO - There are far worse places to coach minor league hockey than sunny San Diego.
- Max Domi scores in NHL debut, Coyotes beat Kings 4-1 Updated: Oct-10-15 2:18 am
LOS ANGELES - Max Domi just about did it all in his NHL debut, except collecting the puck from his first goal. Lucky for him, Steve Downie was there to pick up the touted rookie.
- Kane scores in OT to lift Blackhawks past Islanders 3-2 Updated: Oct-10-15 12:28 am
NEW YORK - Two nights after the Chicago Blackhawks lost at home in their championship banner-raising season opener, Patrick Kane helped them spoil the New York Islanders' Brooklyn debut.
- Jets spoil Hynes' debut as Devils coach, beat New Jersey 3-1 Updated: Oct-09-15 10:40 pm
- Kings, Richards settle grievance over contract termination Updated: Oct-09-15 6:03 pm
LOS ANGELES - Center Mike Richards and the Los Angeles Kings settled their dispute Friday over the termination of Richards' contract after his arrest in June.
- Simon Despres gets 5-year, $18.5 M extension from Ducks Updated: Oct-09-15 5:54 pm
ANAHEIM, California - Defenseman Simon Despres agreed to a five-year, $18.5 million contract extension with Anaheim on Friday, punctuating his remarkable six-month rise with the Ducks.
- Protesters want apology from NHL player who killed grizzly Updated: Oct-09-15 4:46 pm
VANCOUVER, British Columbia - A group that opposes trophy hunting hopes the case of an NHL player charged with killing a grizzly becomes a rallying cry to protect bears.
- Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak out for season opener Updated: Oct-09-15 1:33 pm
NEW YORK - Islanders goalie Jaroslav Halak will miss the team's first regular season game in Brooklyn on Friday night because of an undisclosed upper body injury.
- Niemi, Stars shut out Penguins 3-0 in season opener Updated: Oct-09-15 1:19 am
DALLAS - Antti Niemi couldn't remember whether he'd ever had two assists in a game before. Matthias Janmark didn't have anything to remember before he scored his first NHL goal.
- Parise has hat trick as Wild rally for 5-4 win over Avs Updated: Oct-09-15 1:08 am
DENVER - All the hats thrown onto the ice weren't a big surprise. Zach Parise did have a hat trick.
- Fabbri gets tiebreaker in 3rd as Blues beat Oilers, McDavid Updated: Oct-09-15 12:18 am
ST. LOUIS - Robby Fabbri came through in his first NHL game and helped the St. Louis Blues spoil Edmonton rookie Connor McDavid's debut.
- Smith, Arvidsson score as Predators beat Hurricanes 2-1 Updated: Oct-08-15 11:59 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Nashville Predators were happy with their first 20 minutes of the new season. Luckily, they have goalie Pekka Rinne to cover any slack when they ease up a bit too much.
- Jets beat Bruins 6-2, snap 13-game losing streak in Boston Updated: Oct-08-15 10:45 pm
BOSTON - Six different Winnipeg skaters scored in the season opener, and Jets coach Paul Maurice is happy about that.
- Sharks F Torres apologizes for hit that led to suspension Updated: Oct-08-15 4:35 pm
SAN JOSE, California - San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres says that "I am disappointed I have put myself in a position to be suspended again."
- Connor McDavid excited about making NHL debut Updated: Oct-08-15 4:25 pm
ST. LOUIS - Edmonton Oilers rookie Connor McDavid said he didn't have any trouble falling asleep on the eve of his professional debut.
- Daniel Sedin has goal, 2 assists as Canucks beat Flames 5-1 Updated: Oct-08-15 2:40 am
CALGARY, Alberta - Playing an unfamiliar position, Brandon Sutter complemented Vancouver Canucks linemates Henrik and Daniel Sedin nicely in the season opener.
- Pavelski leads Sharks' 5-1 rout of LA Kings in season opener Updated: Oct-08-15 2:24 am
- Rangers hold on for 3-2 victory over Blackhawks Updated: Oct-08-15 12:01 am
- Blues sign Scott Gomez to 1-year contract Updated: Oct-07-15 8:03 pm
ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Blues signed forward Scott Gomez to a one-year contract Wednesday.
- NHL opens season with handful of players facing off-ice woes Updated: Oct-07-15 2:23 pm
The NHL gave the NFL a run for the headlines for the wrong reasons in the offseason.
- Wild assign Jordan Schroeder to AHL Updated: Oct-07-15 1:19 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The Minnesota Wild have assigned center Jordan Schroeder to their AHL affiliate, the Iowa Wild.
- Before McDavid, others wore "The Next One" label Updated: Oct-07-15 3:41 am
Wayne Gretzky was "The Great One" and Mario Lemieux was "The Magnificent One."
- New Jersey Devils to retire Martin Brodeur's No. 30 Updated: Oct-07-15 2:59 am
NEWARK, New Jersey - Shortly after Martin Brodeur was selected by the New Jersey Devils with the 20th pick in the 1990 NHL draft, the 18-year-old goaltender was confused.
- Blues name DiMaio director of player personnel Updated: Oct-06-15 6:50 pm
ST. LOUIS - The St. Louis Blues have promoted Rob DiMaio to director of player personnel.
- Blackhawks place D Rozsival on long-term injured reserve Updated: Oct-06-15 6:48 pm
CHICAGO - The Chicago Blackhawks have placed defenseman Michal Rozsival on long-term injured reserve.