Former Gov. Phil Bredesen, the last Democrat to win a statewide election in Tennessee, touted his problem-fixing credentials on Thursday in announcing his bid to succeed Republican Bob Corker in the U.S. Senate. Bredesen was a successful health care entrepreneur before winning election to two terms each as Nashville mayor and Tennessee governor. "I have […]
Player Of The Night: Brock Boeser, Vancouver Canucks No matter what happens with the Vancouver Canucks in the standings this season one of the biggest developments for the organization will be the fact that it actually seems to have a couple of young
Roberto Luongo‘s longevity continues to help him etch his name in the record books. The Florida Panthers goaltender hit another milestone Monday, earning his 200th win with the organization in a 3-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils, and becoming only the second netminder in NHL history to notch that many victories with two different […]
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When Nicholle Anderson was diagnosed with cancer, her teaching background kicked in. "I just wanted to educate people," she said. "That's the teacher in me, so I was never shy to open up about it." The wife of Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson began blogging about it not
Associated Press Shane Doan is beginning his post-playing career in the NHL's hockey operations department, where the longtime Arizona Coyotes captain will get a feel for how the league office works. After playing 21 seasons for the Winnipeg Jets/Coyotes franchise, the 41-year-old will work closely
Former Arizona Coyotes captain Shane Doan is joining the NHL’s hockey operations department.
Mitsubishi Electric Sales Canada, Inc. (Mitsubishi Electric), as part of its National Hockey League sponsorship, announced that it will continue accompanying the NHL® Centennial Fan Arena, a traveling fan experience celebrating a century of extraordinary players, teams, and unforgettable moments. The
Shane Doan will reportedly soon be working for the NHL. The retired former Arizona Coyotes forward has joined the league’s hockey operations department and will work under Colin Campbell, according to TSN’s Pierre LeBrun. Doan will attend general managers meetings and assist Campbell, Kris King, and the rest of the hockey ops group, LeBrun reports. […]
The Nikita Kucherov Show continues. The Tampa Bay Lightning star forward maintained his torrid pace Tuesday against the New Jersey Devils, scoring his eighth goal of the season — in just his seventh game. The Bolts took the lead in the second period on goals from Kucherov and Steven Stamkos, but couldn’t hang on and […]
Former NHL forward Ray Whitney has accepted a role with the Department of Player Safety, the league announced Wednesday. Whitney’s hiring comes less than one month after former NHL enforcer George Parros was selected to lead the department, taking over for Stephane Quintal. Whitney, 45, spent 21 seasons in the NHL before retiring in 2014. […]
The Calgary Flames have signed 45-year-old forward Jaromir Jagr on a one-year contract, it was announced on Wednesday. A free agent since leaving the Florida Panthers, the future hockey Hall of Famer will play his 25th NHL season in Calgary. Jagr is the leading point scorer among active NHL players and has the second most points […]