SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League has announced that tonight’s game between the Syracuse Crunch and the Binghamton Devils (AHL #617), scheduled to be played at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena in Binghamton, N.Y., has been postponed due to inclement weather. The game has been rescheduled for Tuesday, February 26, at 7:05
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9:23 PM ET Associated Press BOSTON — Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask suffered a concussion on a hard collision with Rangers forward Filip Chytil and was helped off the ice late in the opening period. The 31-year-old Rask, who entered the game Saturday night tied with Cecil “Tiny” Thompson for the most victories in club history
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10:17 PM ET Former Washington Capitals coach Barry Trotz, making his first visit to Capital One Arena as coach of the New York Islanders, was greeted with a standing ovation Friday night when a video tribute in his honor played during the first break in action. Trotz saluted the fans throughout the video, which ended
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The Philadelphia Flyers have acquired right wing Justin Bailey from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for forward Taylor Leier. Bailey, 23, has totaled nine goals and 11 assists for 20 points in 37 AHL games with the Rochester Americans this season. A fourth-year pro from Buffalo, N.Y., Bailey has skated in 196 career AHL games
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CALGARY—Led by Sam Bennett, it was long-awaited, much-needed big night for Calgary’s secondary scorers. Bennett scored twice, including the winner, and also added an assist on Friday as the Flames rallied late in the third for a 6-4 victory over the Detroit Red Wings. Calgary Flames’ Sam Bennett, centre, celebrates his goal with teammate T.J.
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In today’s News & Notes, the Calgary Flames are going to retire Jarome Iginla’s jersey number, Anders Bjork underwent surgery that will end his season and Braden Holtby is healthy and returning to action. Related: NHL News & Notes: Niederreiter Trade, Byron, Alzner & More Iginla’s Number to Be Retired The Flames are set to retire
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10:56 PM ET Associated Press The deadline for retired players to opt in to the $18.9 million settlement of the concussion lawsuit against the NHL has been extended. Players’ lawyers confirmed the extension to The Associated Press on Friday night. It was not immediately clear what the new deadline was. The 318 former players who
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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League announced today several changes to the playing rosters for the 2019 Lexus AHL All-Star Classic presented by MGM Springfield, to be held January 27-28 in Springfield, Mass. Charlotte Checkers forward Andrew Poturalski has been added to the Atlantic Division roster; and Manitoba Moose forward Logan Shaw, Milwaukee Admirals goaltender
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12:28 PM ET Associated Press ARLINGTON, Va. — All-Star goaltender Braden Holtby is expected to start for the Washington Capitals on Friday night against the New York Islanders after missing two games with an eye injury. Holtby said his left eye is back to normal after it initially didn’t progress as quickly as hoped. “It’s
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3:53 PM ET Associated Press ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Minnesota Wild have acquired center Victor Rask from the Carolina Hurricanes for left wing Nino Niederreiter, in a swap of underperforming but still-young players on long-term contracts. The 25-year-old Rask, a native of Sweden, has one goal and five assists in 26 games this season
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VANCOUVER—Alex Chiasson’s shootout goal lifted the Edmonton Oilers to a 3-2 win over the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday night. The shootout went into the fifth round before Chiasson scored. Edmonton Oilers centre Connor McDavid (97) fights for control of the puck with Vancouver Canucks defenceman Christopher Tanev (8) during first period NHL action at Rogers
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