Newark, NJ - The New Jersey Devils today re-signed goaltender Keith Kinkaid to a two-year contract with an average annual value of $1,250,000. The salary breakdown is as follows: 2017-18: $1,200,000 & 2018-19: $1,300,000. The announcement was made by Devils' Executive Vice President/General Manager Ray Shero.
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. – The South Carolina Stingrays, ECHL affiliate of the National Hockey League’s Washington Capitals and the American Hockey League’s Hershey Bears, have announced the signing of forward Patrick Megannety as the team’s first player signing for the 2017-18 season.
OTTAWA - Ottawa Senators (@Senators) general manager Pierre Dorion announced today that the club has signed goaltender Mike Condon to a three-year contract extension. The contract will carry an average annual value of $2.4 million ($1.7 M in year one, $2.5M in year two, $3M in year three).
ESTERO, FL – Florida Everblades President & General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Brad Ralph announced Tuesday that the team has agreed to terms with forward John McCarron for the 2017-18 season.
The Buffalo Sabres today announced that General Manager Jason Botterill has hired Randy Sexton and Steve Greeley to serve as the team?s assistant general managers. Sexton will also serve as general manager of the Rochester Americans (AHL).
After a successful career on hockey’s largest stage, and nearly losing his life on the bench in 2014, Rich Peverley has begun an initiative to improve the survival rates for cardiac arrest episodes in Canada. In partnership with the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Pevs Protects has provided automated external defibrillators (AEDs) and CPR training for Canadian students in the hope that they can one day save a life.
Reading, PA – The Reading Royals of the ECHL, affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with forward Matt Wilkins. Wilkins is the second player along with forward Ryan Penny announced as signed by the Royals to an ECHL Standard Players Contract for the 2017-18 season.
MONTREAL - In every class in school, there's always that one little intellectual kid who lives and breathes science, whose interests can be a little unique. Such is the case in the Canadiens organization, too, as Ryan Johnston is passionate about… rocks. OK, it's really geology, but he does find himself intrigued by rocks he stumbles upon from time to time.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Kevin Collins, Jack Parker, Ben Smith, Ron Wilson and Scott Young will be enshrined into the United States Hockey Hall of Fame as the Class of 2017, it was announced today by USA Hockey.
Former Quinnipiac men's ice hockey stand-out Travis St. Denis (Trail, British Columbia) has re-signed with the American Hockey League's (AHL) Bridgeport Sound Tigers, as announced by the New York Islanders' top affiliate on Friday, June 16, 2017.
GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan – It was a rookie season to remember for Mike Borkowski '16 as the former Raider and the AHL's Grand Rapids Griffins won the Calder Cup Tuesday night in front of a home crowd of 10,834 at Van Andel Arena.
RALEIGH, NC - Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with forward Andrew Miller on a one-year, two-way contract. The deal will pay Miller $650,000 on the NHL level or $285,000 on the American Hockey League (AHL) level in 2017-18, with a minimum of $305,000.
Before the commencement of his rookie season under the glistening lights of Broadway, there were various clouds of uncertainty surrounding how talented New York Rangers winger Jimmy Vesey would be used in Alain Vigneault’s speed-driven system. With the Rangers featuring a loaded group up front, many weren’t sold on the fact that the former Hobey Baker Award winner would be granted a spot in the top six in his first season on the big stage.
GENEVA, ILLINOIS — The 2016-2017 Clark Cup Champion Chicago Steel announced Thursday the hiring of Mike Garman as an Assistant Coach, joining Head Coach Dan Muse behind the bench. Garman is a former collegiate and professional goaltender, and will begin his role with the Steel starting with the team’s Main Camp and Futures Camp this weekend at Fox Valley Ice Arena.
TORONTO (June 7, 2017) – The National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) and NHL player Dominic Moore are proud to announce the sixth annual Smashfest® Charity Ping-Pong Challenge will take place Thursday, July 20 at Steam Whistle Brewery in Toronto. The fan-inspired event showcases NHL players’ ping-pong skills while raising money and awareness for research into concussions and rare cancers.
A little more than a year after Mike McKenna learned that Portland would lose its professional hockey team – “just the worst news I’ve ever gotten in my life” – the former Pirates goaltender finds himself in the American Hockey League’s Calder Cup finals for the first time.