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Coyotes captain Shane Doan calls it a career

Coyotes captain Shane Doan calls it a career

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Arizona Coyotes captain Shane Doan is retiring after 21 seasons with the same franchise. The Coyotes announced Doan's retirement on Wednesday.
Scotiabank adds to its stadium name collection as ACC becomes Scotiabank Arena

Scotiabank adds to its stadium name collection as ACC becomes Scotiabank Arena

TORONTO — For Scotiabank, the attraction was simple. In a country where hockey is king, having your name up in lights on the home of the Maple Leafs is where you want to be.
Leaner Ovechkin makes early debut at Caps' summer workouts

Leaner Ovechkin makes early debut at Caps' summer workouts

ARLINGTON, Va. — A slimmer, trimmer-looking Alex Ovechkin is back on the ice for summer workouts more than two weeks before the start of training camp.
Russian winger Zaripov cleared to pursue NHL contract

Russian winger Zaripov cleared to pursue NHL contract

Danis Zaripov will get the chance to take his talents to North America after the NHL approved the Russian winger's eligibility following a doping ban in the Kontinental Hockey League and international play.

Butcher believes he is ready to play for Devils right now

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Will Butcher believes he is ready to play for the New Jersey Devils right now. A day after signing a two-year, $1.
Calgary Flames sign defenceman Brett Kulak to one-year deal

Calgary Flames sign defenceman Brett Kulak to one-year deal

CALGARY — The Calgary Flames have signed defenceman Brett Kulak to a one year, two-way contract worth $650,000. The Edmonton native split last season between the Calgary Flames and the American Hockey League's Stockton Heat.
Number retirements for Rangers' Ratelle, Flyers' Lindros

Number retirements for Rangers' Ratelle, Flyers' Lindros

New York Rangers Hall of Famer Jean Ratelle will finally get his No. 19 raised to the rafters at Madison Square Garden, the same season Eric Lindros will have his No. 88 retired by the Philadelphia Flyers.
Devils sign college hockey's top player, Will Butcher

Devils sign college hockey's top player, Will Butcher

The New Jersey Devils continued stockpiling young talent this off-season by landing college hockey's top player, Will Butcher. The University of Denver defenceman agreed to a two-year, $1.
Maple Leafs sign restricted free agent Connor Brown to three-year extension

Maple Leafs sign restricted free agent Connor Brown to three-year extension

TORONTO — The Toronto Maple Leafs signed restricted free agent Connor Brown to a three-year contract extension on Saturday. The deal carries an average annual value of $2.1 million per season.
Jets sign faceoff specialist Matt Hendricks to one-year contract

Jets sign faceoff specialist Matt Hendricks to one-year contract

WINNIPEG — The Winnipeg Jets signed forward Matt Hendricks to a one-year contract on Saturday. The deal is worth $700,000.