• Vermette traded to Blackhawks by Coyotes

    NHL.com "Forward Antoine Vermette was traded to the Chicago Blackhawks by the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday for defenseman Klas Dahlbeck and a first-round draft pick, according to multiple media reports. Vermette, 32, has played the past four seasons for Arizona. The 11-year veteran also played for the..." February 28

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    Covers @Covers

    The Ducks acquire Tomas Fleischmann from the Panthers for Dany Heatley & 2015 third-round draft pick. pic.twitter.com/irz9ajeGuf

  • Sens’ Murray on Clarkson: ‘I didn’t think he was worth quite the contract that he got’

    Ottawa Sun "The Senators kicked tires on David Clarkson at the urging of the Toronto Maple Leafs. Bryan Murray confirmed an ESPN report Friday he spoke to the Leafs about Clarkson, who was dealt to the Blue Jackets Thursday for injured forward Nathan Horton, however, the Ottawa GM noted it was Toronto..." February 28

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    Alex Prewitt @alex_prewitt

    The Capitals are finalizing a trade sending D Jack Hillen and a draft pick to Carolina for D Tim Gleason, per league sources.

  • Sabres Mark Pysyk collapses, taken by ambulance to hospital

    Rochester Democrat and Chronicle "Rochester Americans defenseman Mark Pysyk collapsed during a casual game of pick-up basketball this morning at the arena and was taken by ambulance to Strong Memorial Hospital. Pysyk was fairly alert and his vital signs were close to normal when he was transported by paramedics, according to a..." February 28

  • Ekman-Larsson is Coyotes' foundation moving ahead

    NHL.com "It's not totally out of the realm of possibility, because nothing is when it comes to trades at this time of the season, but the Arizona Coyotes might have a better chance of storming back into the Stanley Cup Playoff race in the Western Conference than there is of general manager Don Maloney..." February 28

  • Wild positions itself for possible trade

    Minneapolis Star Tribune "Chuck Fletcher appears to be positioning the Wild for a trade or two in advance of Monday’s deadline. The Wild general manager made a roster move that was technically unnecessary, placing winger Stephane Veilleux on waivers Friday. Eventually, that could give the Wild flexibility to be two..." February 28

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    Bob McKenzie @TSNBobMcKenzie

    Waivers today: McMillan (VAN), Erixon (CHI), Schlemko (DAL), Volpatti (WSH), Zepp (PHI). Teams creating flexibility for deadline deals.

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    Aaron Portzline @Aportzline

    #CBJ G Sergei Bobrovsky will be activated from IR, served as Curtis McElhinney's backup tonight vs. #NJDevils. Dansk back to @TheFalconsAHL

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    Katie Strang @KatieStrangESPN

    As it currently stands, looks more likely that Rangers F Mats Zuccarello will be traded than re-signed. Teams have been told he's available

  • Rangers shopping ultra-talented but frustrating defenseman

    New York Post "John Moore said he’s not paying attention, because that’s what they all say. But the Rangers defenseman is keenly aware his name is being batted around in trade rumors as Monday’s 3 p.m. deadline approaches, and he has a pretty healthy perspective. “Wayne Gretzky was traded,” Moore told..." February 28

  • Lou Lamoriello will remain Devils' GM even if team misses playoffs

    Newark Star-Ledger "How much clout do three Stanley Cup rings bring, even it's been 12 years since the last championship? Enough, NJ Media Advance has learned, that Lou Lamoriello will remain the Devils' general manager, even if the team misses the playoffs for a third straight season and for the fourth time in..." February 28

  • Penguins' Pascal Dupuis vows to play in NHL again after blood clots

    CBSSports.com "The Pittsburgh Penguins sure miss veteran forward Pascal Dupuis, and have for the better part of the last two seasons. After suffering a severe knee injury last year, Dupuis developed blood clots that ended up in one of his lungs. He recovered and returned to action in 2014-15, only to have the..." February 28

  • Halak sets Islanders single-season record in win over Flames

    Pro Hockey Talk "Jaroslav Halak has made history for the New York Islanders. In a 2-1 victory over the Calgary Flames, Halak recorded his 33rd win of the season, earning him the Islanders’ single-season record. He made 26 saves, beaten once with 21 seconds remaining in regulation. As per NHL.com, Halak moves..." February 28

  • Zidlicky next to go?

    North Jersey "With Jaromir Jagr being traded Thursday to Florida, the question now becomes which of the Devils’ other potential unrestricted free agents could also be dealt before Monday’s 3 p.m. NHL trade deadline. D Marek Zidlicky’s offensive skills potentially would bring back the biggest return from that..." February 28

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    Elliotte Friedman @FriedgeHNIC

    Volpatti (WASH) on waivers

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    Left Wing Lock @Left_Wing_Lock

    David Schlemko: Has been placed on waivers. http://t.co/VMyqNEGuZ8 #nhl #DallasStars

  • Flyers trade Kimmo Timonen to Blackhawks

    Pro Hockey Talk "Kimmo Timonen‘s return to game action for the Philadelphia Flyers was put into question earlier Friday, and now we know why. The Flyers, later in the day, traded the 39-year-old veteran blue liner, who has yet to play a game this season due to blood clots, to the Chicago Blackhawks. “We’ve..." February 28

  • Blackhawks shopping Patrick Sharp, per report

    SB Nation "On Friday, the Chicago Blackhawks made an unexpected trade when they acquired Kimmo Timonen for a couple of draft picks. The veteran D-man could go a long way towards improving Chicago's chances this spring, but GM Stan Bowman doesn't appear satisfied with his roster just yet. According to the..." February 28

  • Flames will be as aggressive as they can

    NHL.com "The Calgary Flames plan to be "as aggressive as we can" heading into the NHL Trade Deadline at 3 p.m. ET on March 2, general manager Brad Treliving told Sportsnet 690 Radio on Friday. "I wouldn’t say I'm close. Things can change. We’re talking. There’s lots of conversations going on," Treliving..." February 28

  • Sharks F Logan Couture fined $5,000 for slew-footing

    CBSSports.com "The NHL fined San Jose Sharks forward Logan Couture $5,000 for slew-footing Detroit Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith late in the third period of the the Sharks' 3-2 loss Thursday night. " February 28

  • Lightning's Johnson continues to prove critics wrong

    NHL.com "Tyler Johnson has heard it all before. He's not big enough, he's not tough enough, he needs to do more of this, he needs to do more of that. The Tampa Bay Lightning forward has heard it and he's managed to succeed. Johnson, a four-year pro out of Spokane, Wash., has proven his rookie season in..." February 28

  • 23h
    Derek Wills @Fan960Wills

    I asked Treliving if Giordano's injury was season-ending and he said that they don't know. #Flames Captain is still with the team.

  • Senators had talks with Leafs about obtaining Clarkson

    ESPN.com "Turns out the Columbus Blue Jackets weren't the only team intrigued by the idea of giving David Clarkson a change of scenery. Sources tell ESPN.com that the Ottawa Senators had a few conversations with the Toronto Maple Leafs about a Clarkson trade, the idea behind it that perhaps the right..." February 27

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    Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

    As @DarrenDreger reports, Bruins trying on Vermette; can also say B's still trying on Chris Stewart as well... among others

  • Kimmo Timonen: Return 'huge step'

    ESPN.com "Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Kimmo Timonen, who hasn't played this season after doctors found blood clots in his lower right leg and in both lungs, is close to making his return. The 39-year-old Timonen, who signed a one-year contract last summer for $2 million, skated with the team Thursday..." February 27

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    Elliotte Friedman @FriedgeHNIC

    Veilleux (MIN) on waivers today

  • Maple Leafs trade David Clarkson to Blue Jackets

    Sportsnet.ca "The Toronto Maple Leafs traded forward David Clarkson to the Columbus Blue Jackets for forward Nathan Horton. Clarkson, 30, has struggled since signing a seven-year, $36.75 million contract with Toronto in the summer of 2013. In 118 games over two seasons, Clarkson recorded 15 goals, 11..." February 27

  • Florida Panthers Acquire F Jaromir Jagr

    NHL.com "Florida Panthers Executive Vice President and General Manager Dale Tallon announced today that the club has acquired F Jaromir Jagr from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for Florida’s second-round draft pick in 2015 and a conditional third-round draft pick in 2016. Jagr, 43, ranks first among..." February 27

  • Blue Jackets trade Adam Cracknell to St. Louis Blues in exchange for future considerations

    NHL.com "The Columbus Blue Jackets have traded right wing Adam Cracknell to the St. Louis Blues in exchange for future considerations, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. Cracknell, 29, recorded an assist and two penalty minutes in 17 games with the Blue Jackets and added 3-4-7 and..." February 27

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    Chris Kuc @ChrisKuc

    Brent Sopel has retired. #Blackhawks #Wolves

  • Claude Julien: Rumors of job in jeopardy 'don't faze me'

    CSN New England "Claude Julien has heard the reports and the whispers that both his job, and the job of Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli, could sit in the balance if the Bruins fail to make the Stanley Cup playoffs for the first time in his tenure. It’s an alarmingly realistic scenario with the Bruins..." February 27

  • Trotz: ‘Good players, just not difference-makers’ available at trade deadline

    Washington Post "Each day now for the past month, Capitals general manager Brian MacLellan has walked downstairs inside the team’s practice facility and stepped through the doors into the offices where the coaches work, hoping to bounce ideas and names off his colleagues. Five days remain until MacLellan reaches..." February 27

  • Panthers’ Alex Petrovic may be targeted by Blackhawks for hit on Patrick Kane

    Miami Herald "Florida defenseman Alex Petrovic will not be suspended for a hit that injured Chicago’s Patrick Kane on Tuesday — but he still could have a target on his back come Thursday. With the Panthers and Chicago playing a rare home-and-home series, Petrovic could find some lingering anger from the..." February 26

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    New York Rangers @NYRangers

    AV confirms that Rick Nash will return to #NYR lineup tonight

  • Awkward meter rising as Vinny Lecavalier continues to sit

    Courier-Post "It's past the point of just an awkward afternoon where a once-dominant NHLer is a healthy scratch for a game to send a message. Vinny Lecavalier hasn't played for the last three games. Thursday is expected to mark a fourth. It's the longest stretch since he missed seven games as a healthy..." February 26

  • How Kane’s injury makes trade deadline tougher for Rangers

    New York Post "The NHL has become a rapidly changing entity, and it only will get more hectic between now and Monday’s 2 p.m. trade deadline. The Rangers can just hope they don’t get left behind. Which is not an easy proposition, considering their extremely limited space under the salary cap — about $1.5..." February 26

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    Helene St. James @HeleneStJames

    Tremendously good news for the #ReWings that Henrik Zetterberg already back on ice, five days after getting punched in head.

  • Blue Jackets still building on positives

    Fox Sports Ohio "In Columbus, where there's a dearth of league-wide records, the Blue Jackets are at the top of a list they would rather not be on. Their league-leading 378 man games lost to injury going into Thursday's tilt with the Montreal Canadiens had an addition to it yesterday. The club announced late..." February 26

  • Wild's Scandella credits playoff series for growth

    NHL.com "The turning point of Minnesota Wild defenseman Marco Scandella's NHL career isn't hard to find. After spending all but six games of the lockout-shortened 2012-13 season in the American Hockey League, Scandella was recalled by the Wild in time to play against the Chicago Blackhawks in the..." February 26

  • Dion Phaneuf to return from injury against Flyers

    Toronto Star "Leafs captain Dion Phaneuf is essentially a certainty to return to the lineup against Philadelphia Thursday night. “He’s had three good practices so I’m hoping everything is good,” Leafs coach Peter Horachek said Wednesday as the Leafs wrapped up three straight days of practice in preparation..." February 26

  • Sharks' Torres undergoes another surgery, new timetable set

    CSN Bay Area "Sharks forward Raffi Torres underwent another knee surgery, general manager Doug Wilson announced on Thursday. Torres, 33, has missed the 2014-15 regular season as he rehabs. It was revealed over the summer that Torres developed a pair of infections in his surgically repaired knee that..." February 26

  • Oilers’ asking price for Jeff Petry now likely a lot higher

    Edmonton Journal "Defenceman should fetch Oilers at least a first-rounder in trade after Wednesday’s NHL deals With the defending Cup champion Los Angeles Kings giving up a first-round draft pick in 2015 and a blue-chip prospect to acquire solid Carolina Hurricanes defenceman Andrej Sekera, the gauntlet has..." February 26

  • Bruins can’t afford more days off

    Boston Herald "One thing about today’s NHL: Players get plenty of days off. The Bruins got one yesterday in the wake of their latest frustration in a season loaded with such. The 2-1 loss to the Vancouver Canucks was a one-sided affair in which the B’s Corsi number (total shots taken, whether on net, blocked..." February 26

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    Renaud Lavoie @renlavoietva

    Unconditional waivers: ILJA BRYZGALOV (ANA)

  • Patrick Kane undergoes successful surgery, expected to miss 3 Months

    NHL.com "The Chicago Blackhawks announced today forward Patrick Kane underwent successful surgery to repair a left clavicle fracture. The procedure was performed at Northwestern Memorial Hospital by Blackhawks Head Team Physician Dr. Michael Terry and Dr. Bradley Merk." February 25

  • Kings acquire defenseman Andrej Sekera from Hurricanes

    CBSSports.com "The Los Angeles Kings have filled a major need ahead of Monday's trading deadline by acquiring veteran defenseman Andrej Sekera from the Carolina Hurricanes for a conditional first-round draft pick and prospect Roland McKeown according to multiple reports. According to Elliotte Friedman, if the..." February 25

  • Penguins Acquire Forward Daniel Winnik

    NHL.com "The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired forward Daniel Winnik from the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for Zach Sill, a 2015 fourth-round draft pick and a 2016 second-round draft pick, it was announced by general manager Jim Rutherford. Winnik, 29, has seven goals and 25 points in 58 games with..." February 25

  • Jets Acquire Jiri Tlusty From Carolina Hurricanes

    NHL.com "The Winnipeg Jets announced they have acquired forward Jiri Tlusty from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for a third round draft choice in the 2016 NHL Draft and a conditional sixth round draft choice in the 2015 NHL Draft. The Winnipeg Jets also announced they have placed forward Blake Wheeler..." February 25

  • Lindros files lawsuit against former referee

    TSN.ca "Eric Lindros has launched a $3 million defamation lawsuit against one-time NHL referee Paul Stewart and the Huffington Post, after Stewart wrote a column for the online news website that allegedly made the former Philadelphia Flyers star forward look like a "dickhead." In documents filed in an..." February 25