NHL News

2:52 PM ET Emily KaplanESPN A recap of the Pyeongchang men’s and women’s hockey tournaments, with a focus on Team USA’s gold medal quests. Three Stars 1. Jan Mursak, F, Slovenia He’s the only Slovenian player with NHL experience (46 career games with the Detroit Red Wings) and my, oh my, did he come up
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Feb 13, 2018 Emily KaplanESPN Seattle has officially applied to be the NHL’s 32nd team. The paperwork — plus a $10 million down payment — arrived Tuesday, nearly two months after commissioner Gary Bettman authorized an ownership group, the Oak View Group, to conduct a season-ticket drive in Seattle and invited the city to apply
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OTTAWA, Ontario — Tom Anselmi is out as the Ottawa Senators‘ president and CEO. The team said Friday that Anselmi, who was hired Jan. 27, 2017, will be “vacating his position.” The Senators also announced a three-year extension for general manager Pierre Dorion, saying the team’s goal remains to win a Stanley Cup. “Having come
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4:16 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN Former NHL player Dave “Tiger” Williams was charged with sexual assault and assault by the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service on Feb. 7. According to the NIS, the charges are related to reported incidents during a Canadian Armed Forces flight to Latvia in Dec. 2017 during a “sanctioned morale visit”
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Feb 9, 2018 Greg WyshynskiESPN The Canadian Forces National Investigation Service charged former NHL player Dave “Tiger” Williams with sexual assault on Wednesday. According to the NIS, the charges are related to reported incidents during a Canadian Armed Forces flight to Latvia in December for a “sanctioned morale visit” to armed forces personnel overseas. Williams,
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9:22 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN Ottawa Senators forward Alex Burrows was suspended 10 games for a kneeing incident against New Jersey Devils winger Taylor Hall that the National Hockey League Department of Player Safety called a “dangerous and unjustifiable attack.” Burrows was assessed with minor penalties for cross-checking and roughing Hall with 10 minute, 2
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2:44 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN North American hockey fans will get a glimpse at Rasmus Dahlin — the projected No. 1 pick in June’s NHL draft — when the 17-year-old defenseman plays for Sweden in Pyeongchang. Mark Blinch/The Canadian Press via AP Contrary to reports, elite professional hockey players from North America are, in fact, competing
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2:40 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN Since our last NHL Awards Watch, the Professional Hockey Writers Association released its first “midseason awards” ballot in decades, which gave us all a glimpse of what the voters are thinking halfway through the campaign. (Keep in mind the PHWA votes for the Hart, Norris, Calder, Selke and Lady Byng;
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