Aug 22, 2014

Goalie Giguere ends storied career

The goaltender known as “Jiggy” is stepping away from the net. Jean-Sebastien Giguere announced his retirement Thursday after 16 NHL seasons in which he won 262 games, a Conn Smythe Trophy and a Stanley Cup championship. The Colorado Avalanche say Giguere made his decision ...

Jun 22, 2014

Gallant named new Panthers coach

Gerard Gallant and Jonathan Huberdeau had a wildly successful coach-player relationship at the top level of junior hockey. The Florida Panthers hope they will again in the NHL. Gallant was hired Saturday to coach the Panthers, a move that reunites him with Huberdeau, a ...

NHL teammates become foes at the Olympics

Feb 10, 2014

NHL teammates become foes at the Olympics

When the puck drops at the Sochi Games, friends will become foes. Fast. The Czechs will face the Swedes on Wednesday, just four days after Boston beat Ottawa 7-2 in one of the NHL’s last matchups before its Olympic break. David Krejci and Loui ...

Feb 7, 2014

Flyers chairman Snider criticizes Olympic break

Steve Mason and the Philadelphia Flyers are playing their best hockey of the season heading into the NHL’s Olympic break. It’s a break team chairman Ed Snider would love to abolish. In the Flyers’ 3-1 win on Thursday over the Colorado Avalanche, Mason was ...