- At 18, center Jack Eichel set to make NHL debut with Sabres Updated: Oct-07-15 2:01 am
BUFFALO, New York - Jack Eichel had no trouble interpreting the cautionary message the Buffalo Sabres sent when they randomly assigned him a No. 41 jersey to wear for the team's rookie developmental camp in July.
- New Jersey Devils to retire Martin Brodeur's No. 30 Updated: Oct-06-15 7:05 pm
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.
- Arizona Coyotes at a glance Updated: Oct-06-15 5:58 pm
- Nashville plans outdoor rink next to arena for All-Star Game Updated: Oct-06-15 5:38 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Local organizers will open an outdoor ice rink and take over the park across the street from the Nashville Predators' arena starting Dec. 12 as part of the events for the 2016 NHL All-Star Game.
- Column: Daily fantasy contests in trouble without regulation Updated: Oct-06-15 5:32 pm
LAS VEGAS - The incessant commercials promising big money and fun times were by themselves enough to sour millions of Americans on the idea of betting on daily fantasy sports.
- After modest cap increase, some NHL vets turn to pro tryouts Updated: Oct-06-15 5:06 pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colorado - The locker stall belonging to Curtis Glencross was completely cleared out except for two Colorado Avalanche travel bags hanging on hooks.
- Washington Capitals C Nicklas Backstrom could miss 4-5 games Updated: Oct-06-15 5:00 pm
ARLINGTON, Virginia - Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom is expected to miss a handful of games at the start of the NHL season as he works his way back from hip surgery.
- Wild place Fontaine on IR, send Reilly to AHL Updated: Oct-06-15 4:51 pm
ST. PAUL, Minnesota - The Minnesota Wild have placed right wing Justin Fontaine on injured reserve to set their initial roster for the regular season.
- Predators Preview Capsule Updated: Oct-06-15 2:54 pm
- Predators set sights on Stanley Cup after early playoff exit Updated: Oct-06-15 2:47 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The Nashville Predators got a very painful reminder of just how close the playoffs can be after losing their first-round series to the eventual Stanley Cup champs.
- Colorado Avalanche at a glance Updated: Oct-06-15 2:14 pm
- Canadiens claim Byron off waivers from Flames Updated: Oct-06-15 1:05 pm
- Penguins forward Dupuis to miss at least a month Updated: Oct-06-15 12:59 pm
PITTSBURGH - Pascal Dupuis' latest comeback is on hold.
- San Jose Sharks at a glance Updated: Oct-06-15 12:42 pm
- Anaheim Ducks at a glance Updated: Oct-06-15 9:05 am
- LA Kings at a glance Updated: Oct-06-15 9:05 am
- Anaheim Ducks hire Rich Preston as 3rd assistant coach Updated: Oct-06-15 1:15 am
ANAHEIM, California - The Anaheim Ducks have hired Rich Preston as the third assistant coach on Bruce Boudreau's staff.
- Red Wings season preview capsule Updated: Oct-05-15 9:26 pm
- Red Wings hoping for seamless transition under Jeff Blashill Updated: Oct-05-15 9:25 pm
DETROIT - The Detroit Red Wings have been a model of consistency, becoming the only NHL franchise to make the playoffs every year of the salary-cap era and 24 straight overall.
- New York Islanders Capsule Updated: Oct-05-15 7:50 pm
- Canadiens F Zack Kassian enters rehab program Updated: Oct-05-15 7:38 pm
BROSSARD, Quebec - Montreal Canadiens forward Zack Kassian has entered a substance abuse program after being involved in a motor vehicle accident.
- Sharks forward Raffi Torres suspended for 41 games for hit Updated: Oct-05-15 7:33 pm
SAN JOSE, California - San Jose Sharks forward Raffi Torres was hit with the longest suspension in NHL history for a hit on another player when the league banned him Monday for the first 41 games of the season for an illegal check to the head of Anaheim's Jakob Silfverberg.
- Arizona State gets back on track with win over UCLA Updated: Oct-05-15 5:18 pm
TEMPE, Arizona - Kalen Ballage took a handoff up the middle and was stood up by a UCLA linebacker. Arizona State's running back spun around from the impact, but kept his legs churning, even as he was headed backward.