Tag Archives: News

Maple Leafs Fire Head Coach Mike Babcock

Photo: SN The Toronto Maple Leafs announced on late Wednesday afternoon that they have fired head coach Mike Babcock. Sheldon Keefe was named their new head coach.

Posted in Coach, Coaching, News, Teams | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Capitals Place Carl Hagelin On Long-Term IR, Nic Dowd On IR, Announce Nicklas Backstrom Will Miss Wednesday’s Game at Rangers With Upper-Body Injury

Photo: NHL via Getty Images The Washington Capitals announced on Wednesday morning that they have placed forward Carl Hagelin on long-term injured reserve and center Nic Dowd on injured reserve. Both have missed the past six and three games, respectively, … Continue reading

Posted in Hershey Bears, Injuries, News, Players, Roster Moves, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Capitals’ Garnet Hathaway To Have Hearing For Spitting At Ducks’ Erik Gudbranson

Washington Capitals forward Garnet Hathaway will have a hearing Wednesday morning for spitting at Anaheim Ducks defenseman Erik Gudbranson during the brawl late in the second period of the Capitals’ 5-2 win against the Ducks on Monday night.

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Flames’ T.J. Brodie Collapses, Experiences “An Episode” During Practice

Photo: The Globe and Mail Calgary Flames defenseman T.J. Brodie was sent to a hospital after being taken off of the ice on a stretcher during the team’s practice on Thursday and is now alert and responsive. He collapsed during … Continue reading

Posted in Injuries, News, Teams | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Penguins Announce Sidney Crosby Will Miss At Least Six Weeks After Undergoing Surgery To Repair Core Muscle Injury

Photo: Sportsnet The Pittsburgh Penguins announced on Thursday that captain Sidney Crosby will miss at least six weeks, meaning he will be out through the NHL’s holiday break (18 games), after having a successful procedure to repair his core muscle. … Continue reading

Posted in Injuries, News, Players, Teams | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Capitals’ Practice Notebook: Carl Hagelin Will Not Travel To Philadelphia

Forward Carl Hagelin, who has missed the past two games with an upper-body injury and is labeled as day-to-day, will not travel with the Washington Capitals for their game at the Philadelphia Flyers on Wednesday night (7:30 PM ET, NBCSN). … Continue reading

Posted in News, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments

Capitals Have Multi-Goal Scorers In Nine Consecutive Games, A Franchise Record

Photo: Knights On Ice Just because one streak ended for the Washington Capitals in their 4-3 shootout loss to the Arizona Coyotes on Monday doesn’t mean others came to a halt either. The Capitals’ extended their point streak to 12 … Continue reading

Posted in Games, News, Offense, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Capitals Assign Tyler Lewington To AHL Hershey

The Washington Capitals announced on Monday that they sent defenseman Tyler Lewington to the AHL’s Hershey Bears after he cleared waivers on Monday. The move clears cap space to accommodate forward Richard Panik, who will return against the Arizona Coyotes on … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | 4 Comments

Report: Capitals Assign Tyler Lewington To AHL Hershey

The Washington Capitals reportedly sent defenseman Tyler Lewington to the AHL’s Hershey Bears on Sunday, according to the Associated Press’ Stephen Whyno. The move clears cap space to accommodate forward Richard Panik, who is eligible to be activated off of … Continue reading

Posted in Games, Hershey Bears, News, Roster Moves, Washington Capitals | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Sportsnet Apologizes For Don Cherry’s Inappropriate Comments Towards Canadian Immigrants

Photo: CBC Sportsnet has apologized after hockey commentator Don Cherry complained on CBC’s Hockey Night in Canada Broadcast that he rarely sees people he believes are immigrants wearing poppies ahead of Remembrance Day, which sparked controversy among NHL fans.

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment