The Minnesota Wild moved to lock up another of their young core on Wednesday, agreeing to terms with center Charlie Coyle on a five-year contract extension.
Few things have gone right for the only winless team in the NHL thus far.
The Washington Capitals announced on Wednesday that defenseman John Erskine underwent successful neck surgery.
Uniondale, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The New York Islanders placed forward Mikhail Grabovski on injured reserve Wednesday, with the move retroactive to Oct. 16.
Gary Bettman has done much to change the tenor of National Hockey League contests in the last decade by encouraging the enaction of a set of minor rules and regulations instituted to curb the prevalence of fighting and its lasting effects on those who made careers out of boxing on ice.
It's not even two weeks into the NHL season but the walls already are closing in on Paul Maurice and the Winnipeg Jets.
Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford is listed as day-to-day with an upper-body injury.
Toronto Maple Leafs rookie forward Brandon Kozun will be sidelined a minimum of six weeks with a high ankle sprain.
The Buffalo Sabres made it official on Monday, revealing the club will retire the No. 39 jersey of former star goaltender Dominik Hasek on January 13.
Boston Bruins defenseman Kevan Miller will be out indefinitely with a dislocated right shoulder, according to general manager Peter Chiarelli.
The Calgary Flames signed defenseman TJ Brodie to a five-year contract extension on Monday.
Dallas Stars defenseman Patrik Nemeth will miss the remainder of the season thanks to an arm laceration.
Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Victor Hedman is expected to miss the next 4-to-6 weeks after suffering a broken finger.
Dallas Stars forward Tyler Seguin, Anaheim Ducks goaltender Frederik Andersen and Tampa Bay Lightning captain Steven Stamkos have been selected as the NHL's top players for the second week of the 2014-15 campaign.
Los Angeles Kings defenseman Slava Voynov was suspended indefinitely by the NHL on Monday after an arrest on charges of domestic violence.
New York Islanders forward Mikhail Grabovski won't travel with his club to Pittsburgh for a Saturday night contest, and is out indefinitely.
Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard will miss Saturday night's completion of a home-and-home series with the Maple Leafs due to a groin injury.
These are times of change for the New York Islanders, and when you've suffered as much as the Isles have in recent decades that can't be a bad thing.
The Nashville Predators will host the 2016 NHL All-Star Game, commissioner Gary Bettman announced Friday at Bridgestone Arena.
Pittsburgh Penguins forward Pascal Dupuis was back on the ice at Consol Energy Center on Friday morning, several hours after being removed on a stretcher from the team's 3-2 loss to the Dallas Stars on Thursday night.
Three games isn't a large sample size by any means, but the Nashville Predators are already seeing results under new head coach Peter Laviolette.
The Carolina Hurricanes removed forward Jeff Skinner from injured reserve on Friday.
Pittsburgh Penguins forward Pascal Dupuis was taken off the ice on a stretcher in the second period against the Dallas Stars on Thursday.
The Colorado Avalanche placed goaltender Semyon Varlamov on injured reserve before Thursday's road game against the Ottawa Senators.
Anaheim Ducks forward Patrick Maroon will be sidelined for four weeks with a sprained medial collateral ligament in his knee.
The Carolina Hurricanes placed forward Patrick Dwyer on injured reserve Wednesday, retroactive to Oct. 11.
The Los Angeles Kings signed defenseman Jake Muzzin to a five-year contract extension on Wednesday.
The Anaheim Ducks placed forward Pat Maroon and defenseman Bryan Allen on injured reserve among a slew of roster moves on Wednesday.
The Edmonton Oilers have placed goaltender Viktor Fasth on injured reserve and recalled goaltender Richard Bachman from Oklahoma City (AHL).
The Nashville Predators will reportedly host the 2016 NHL All-Star Game.
Los Angeles, CA (Sports Network) - The Oilers announced on Tuesday that defenseman Darnell Nurse will make his NHL debut when Edmonton takes on the defending-champion Kings at Staples Center.
Charles Dickens famously opened his novel "A Tale of Two Cities" with these words: "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times."
The Boston Bruins have signed forward Simon Gagne to a one-year contract worth $600,000.
The Buffalo Sabres have been chosen as the host for the 2016 NHL Draft.
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Montreal Canadiens forward Tomas Plekanec, Minnesota Wild goaltender Darcy Kuemper and Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby have been selected as the NHL's top players for the first week of the 2014-15 campaign.
Philadelphia Flyers center Vincent Lecavalier is expected to miss the next two weeks with a lower body injury.
The Carolina Hurricanes placed forward Jeff Skinner on injured reserve Sunday, just over a week after sustaining a concussion.
The Minnesota Wild have made a long-term investment with defenseman Jonas Brodin, signing him to a six-year contract extension on Sunday.
Investment firm manager Andrew Barroway has agreed to purchase a majority stake in the Arizona Coyotes.
The NHL announced Friday that Chris Pronger has been named to the league's Department of Player Safety, even though the veteran defenseman remains under contract with the Philadelphia Flyers.
New York Rangers defenseman Dan Boyle suffered a broken hand during Thursday's season opener against St. Louis.
The Calgary Flames announced Thursday that 2014 first-round pick Sam Bennett will undergo shoulder surgery next week that will sideline him for the majority of his rookie season.
The Pittsburgh Penguins sent first- round draft pick Kasperi Kapanen back to his Finnish team prior to the team's season opener against Anaheim on Thursday.
The Chicago Blackhawks aren't scheduled to begin their regular season until Thursday, but will travel to Dallas minus one forward.
Thankfully, there will be no labor disputes or Winter Olympics disrupting NHL action this season, as the league tries to get back to normal in 2014-15.
One day before their season and home opener against the Philadelphia Flyers, the Boston Bruins announced that forward David Krejci will begin the season on injured reserve.
The New Jersey Devils signed Jordin Tootoo to an undisclosed contract on Tuesday.
Peter Mueller's days with the St. Louis Blues will be over without him ever suiting up for the Central Division club.
The New York Islanders placed defensemen Lubomir Visnovsky and Matt Carkner on injured reserve as part of the club's final roster shaping on Tuesday.
The Columbus Blue Jackets announced a pair of roster moves on Tuesday, placing forward Brandon Dubinsky on injured reserve and claiming forward Adam Cracknell off waivers from the Los Angeles Kings.