Mark Pavelich, who was a member of the of the 1980 USA “Miracle On Ice” team and later played in the NHL, allegedly attacked his neighbor with a metal pole after the two went fishing, according to the Duluth News Tribune. He was arrested Monday on charges of second- and third-degree assault, possession of...
Cue the "he shoots … he scores!" call. Capitals VP of communications Sergey Kocharov just wanted to get some groceries, but as he walked into the store, the Annandale, Virginia, resident recalled that something caught his eye. “I saw the Powerball sign and said, ‘I may as well try it,’”...
Roberto Luongo will go down in Panthers history in more ways than one. The team on Monday announced the veteran goaltender will become the franchise's first player to have his number retired. Luongo's No. 1 jersey is scheduled to be sent to the BB&T Center rafters March 7 before the Panthers...
It didn't take Kevin Shattenkirk long to find a new home.  The veteran defenseman has signed a one-year, $1.75 million deal with the Lightning, the team announced Monday.  Welcome to Tampa, @shattdeuces! We have signed Kevin Shattenkirk to a one-year contract worth $1.75 million. ⚡️ 📝: https://t.co/3aKgLoA4PB pic.twitter.com/XySCo4EN6J — Tampa Bay Lightning (@TBLightning)...
Longtime NHL center Matt Cullen, who played three of the past four seasons with the Penguins, will move into Pittsburgh's hockey operations department in a player development role, executive VP and GM Jim Rutherford announced Thursday. For more than two decades, Cullen appeared in 1,516 games with the Ducks, Panthers,...
Longtime NHL center Matt Cullen, who played three of the past four seasons with the Penguins, has retired and will move into Pittsburgh's hockey operations department in a player development role, executive VP and GM Jim Rutherford announced Thursday. For more than two decades, Cullen appeared in 1,516 games...
Oliver Ekman-Larsson's offseason isn't going exactly as planned. While home in his native Sweden, the Coyotes captain was bitten on the hand by a family dog and needed stitches, according to Swedish news outlet Kvälls Posten. He went to the hospital, where he received a tetanus shot and antibiotics, as well. The...
The Wild are looking for a new general manager again. The team announced Tuesday that GM Paul Fenton has been fired after only one disappointing season with the team. He was relieved by owner Craig Leipold, who said Fenton was not "the right fit" for the Wild. "After giving much thought...
Chris Kunitz is calling it a career. The Blackhawks forward on Tuesday announced his retirement after 15 seasons in the NHL. Kunitz is set to join the Blackhawks' hockey operations department as a player development adviser and will assist with the team's coaching staff as well as the personnel with Chicago’s AHL affiliate in Rockford. Forward Chris Kunitz...
Alex Meruelo on Monday became majority owner of the Coyotes, making history in the process as the first Latino to have controlling interest of an NHL team. "This is an incredible moment for me and my entire family," Meruelo, 55, said in a statement.  "The Arizona Coyotes team is...