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NHL post-quarantine: Recapturing team chemistry a challenge

NHL post-quarantine: Recapturing team chemistry a challenge

Claude Giroux’s Philadelphia Flyers were the hottest team in the NHL back when hockey was still being played. That was more than two months ago and their next game could be two more months away.
GMs embrace 'unique' time in NHL history: 'We're excited we have an opportunity'

GMs embrace 'unique' time in NHL history: 'We're excited we have an opportunity'

Kyle Dubas has spent enough of his still-young career as an NHL executive worrying about the draft lottery.
Canadians seem OK with possibly being benched as playoff venue: survey

Canadians seem OK with possibly being benched as playoff venue: survey

OTTAWA — It looks like hockey fans will be able to cheer on their favourite NHL team this summer but Canadians have issued a collective shrug about whether the Stanley Cup is hoisted on their home ice.

Jets sign defenceman Declan Chisholm to three-year, entry-level contract

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets have signed defenceman Declan Chisholm to a three-year, entry-level contract with an average annual value of US$825,000. Chisholm's three-year deal will begin next season.
NHL plans to test players for COVID-19 daily if games resume

NHL plans to test players for COVID-19 daily if games resume

Nick Foligno watches Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine’s coronavirus briefings and appreciates the value of the information. It is part of the reason the Columbus captain supports NHL players undergoing daily testing if the season resumes.
Oilers' Draisaitl reflects on Art Ross Trophy win: 'You dream of these things'

Oilers' Draisaitl reflects on Art Ross Trophy win: 'You dream of these things'

Leon Draisaitl had just wrapped up a phone call with Alphonso Davies. The German hockey star and the Canadian soccer sensation have a lot in common.
Canucks parting ways with amateur scouting director Judd Brackett

Canucks parting ways with amateur scouting director Judd Brackett

VANCOUVER — The Vancouver Canucks and amateur scouting director Judd Brackett are parting ways.

Blackhawks, Czech F Chalupa agree to 2-year contract

CHICAGO — The Chicago Blackhawks have agreed to a two-year contract with Czech forward Matej Chalupa. The team announced the deal on Friday. It begins with the 2020-21 season and carries an average annual value of $925,000.
Gallagher: Canadiens given 'second life' in NHL's return-to-play plan

Gallagher: Canadiens given 'second life' in NHL's return-to-play plan

Brendan Gallagher knows the Montreal Canadiens have no business being anywhere near a playoff spot.
Ducks' offensive woes extend to rare 2-year playoff drought

Ducks' offensive woes extend to rare 2-year playoff drought

ANAHEIM, Calif. — The last time the Anaheim Ducks missed the playoffs in back-to-back seasons, they went all the way to their franchise's first Stanley Cup Final just one year later.