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Columbus Blue Jackets right wing Nathan Horton could miss the 2014-15 season opener because of an injured back. Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen told The Columbus Dispatch on Wednesday he is unsure if Horton would be able to play i...Upvote Share Tweet
Ryan hopes Senators have a captain this seasonNHL.com 7 hours agoThe Ottawa Senators have been without a captain since center Jason Spezza was traded to the Dallas Stars on July 1. It appears they're in no rush to name a replacement for Spezza, but Senators right wing Bobby Ryan said Wednesday he hopes one ...Upvote Share Tweet
10 RFAs who missed training camp and how their disputes were resolvedthehockeynews.com 13 hours agoRyan Johansen’s contract negotiations with the Columbus Blue Jackets are…contentious. Yesterday started with Blue Jackets GM Jarmo Kekalainen drawing a line in the sand by insinuating the start of training camp as a cut off point. Later on, team preside…Upvote Share Tweet
Rumor Roundup: Bruins face excruciating Johnny Boychuk trade decisionthehockeynews.com 16 hours agoAs NHL training camps open, the Boston Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks still remain above the $69 million salary cap. Questions persist over how they’ll address the issue. The Blackhawks must shed more than $2.2 million to become cap compliant before the …Upvote Share Tweet
Gagne, Leino have chance with Bruins, Julien saysNHL.com Sep 16 (yesterday)Forwards Simon Gagne and Ville Leino will have a chance to make the Boston Bruins roster at training camp, coach Claude Julien said Tuesday. "We wouldn't invite those guys just to fill in our training camp roster," Julien told the Bruins websit...Upvote Share TweetAlex Galchenyuk played left wing in his first two seasons with the Montreal Canadiens, but the team is planning to move him to center, TSN's Bob McKenzie reported Tuesday. During an interview with Canadiens general manager Marc Bergevin, it was...Upvote Share TweetDetroit Red Wings agree to 2-year deal with defenceman Danny DeKeyserUpvote Share Tweet
Red Wings prospect Brandon Robinson not seriously hurt after head-first collision into boards (Video)yahoo.com Sep 16 (yesterday)Eight NHL teams are currently in Traverse City, Michigan for the annual prospect tournament in the days before the opening of full training camps. On Monday night, the Detroit Red Wings kids beats the Minnesota Wild kids 5-1 to advance to the third plac…Upvote Share TweetDaniel Alfredsson won't be with the Detroit Red Wings when they open camp Thursday. Whether his NHL career continues is also in question.Upvote Share TweetBruins forward Milan Lucic will be limited at training camp due to wrist surgery.Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Sep 15 (2 days ago)Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury enters this season facing an uncertain future. He’s an unrestricted free agent in July, and new Penguins GM Jim Rutherford didn’t believe this summer was the right time to discuss a contract extension. Fl…Upvote Share TweetLAVAL, Quebec -- The general consensus among fans and media attempting to handicap who would become the next captain of the Montreal Canadiens was that there were four primary candidates for the job. The debate over which of those four would la...Upvote Share Tweet
Bruins hope to have Krug, Smith signed before campNHL.com Sep 15 (3 days ago)Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli said he still hopes to have new contracts in place with entry-level free agents Torey Krug and Reilly Smith before training camp starts Thursday. "I'm not going to comment on negotiations," Chiarell...Upvote Share Tweet
Anaheim Ducks will win the Stanley Cup…in our alternate predictionsthehockeynews.com Sep 15 (3 days ago)The Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings are, in the opinion of the deep thinkers at The Hockey News, the class of the NHL. Chicago is our pick to win the Cup, while the defending champs have, by far, the best chance of preventing that from happenin…Upvote Share Tweet
Eastern Conference Risers And FallersSep 16Scott Burnside, Pierre LeBrun, Katie Strang and Craig Custance look at the teams in the NHL's Eastern Conference that improved in the offseason, and those that are starting to slide backward.
Ownership Choice Excites Bills FansSep 9ESPN Bills reporter Mike Rodak discusses the news that Buffalo Sabres owners Terry and Kim Pegula have reached a tentative agreement to buy the Bills.
Pegula Reaches Agreement To Buy BillsSep 9ESPN NFL analyst Mark Schlereth discusses the news that Buffalo Sabres owner Terry Pegula has reached a tentative agreement to buy the Bills.
NHL Player Tour: Day 1 WrapSep 8Scott Burnside and Craig Custance wrap up the unofficial start of the NHL season with day one of the player tour.
‘I Was Shocked By How Much Talent We Have on the Bills’Sep 17‘I Was Shocked By How Much Talent We Have on the Bills’
It’s Past Time, CommissionerSep 17NEW YORK—A source with knowledge of NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s mindset this week said something today that is very bad news for the 2014 playing status of Carolina defensive end Greg Hardy: “Roger has determined that he will be a leader in the dom…
Clayton's mailbag -- Big NFL free-agent spending not paying offSep 16John Clayton's Mailbag: The big-spending Buccaneers, off to an 0-2 start, are the latest example of how money doesn't buy championships.
Week 2 Twitter MailbagSep 16Read the rest of Peter King’s mailbag: Readers respond to the question: Do you still like football? Plus, discussion about reviewable plays, the Rams-Bucs ending and an overlooked goat of the week