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/ Sep 25, 2018

Seattle City Council OKs KeyArena renovation plan

The Seattle City Council unanimously approved plans for a privately funded $700 million renovation of KeyArena on Monday, clearing one of the last major hurdles in the city's bid to land an expansion NHL franchise. The 8-0 vote was the last step needed to strengthen ...

Plan for KeyArena renovation OK’d

/ Sep 15, 2018

Plan for KeyArena renovation OK’d

The Seattle City Council committee created to review plans for the renovation of KeyArena has unanimously approved the final transaction documents, setting the stage for full council approval of the arena plan later this month. The Select Committee on Civic Arenas voted 7-0 Friday to ...

Jarome Iginla hangs up skates after 20 years in NHL

/ Jul 31, 2018

Jarome Iginla hangs up skates after 20 years in NHL

Jarome Iginla closed his 20-year NHL career in the city where he was the face of the franchise. The 41-year-old winger made his retirement official on Monday in Calgary, where he spent 16 seasons with the Flames. Iginla entertained a packed news conference at Scotiabank Saddledome ...

Former NHL goalie Ray Emery dies in drowning

/ Jul 16, 2018

Former NHL goalie Ray Emery dies in drowning

Retired NHL goaltender Ray Emery, who helped the Ottawa Senators reach the final in 2007 and won the Stanley Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks in 2013, drowned in his hometown of Hamilton, Ontario. He was 35. Hamilton Police said Emery was identified as the victim ...

Vegas gives Marc-Andre Fleury a three-year extension

/ Jul 14, 2018

Vegas gives Marc-Andre Fleury a three-year extension

The Golden Knights agreed to terms Friday with three-time Stanley Cup champion goalie Marc-Andre Fleury on a three-year contract extension worth an average of $7 million a year. Fleury had one year remaining on his contract. The extension would keep him with Vegas through the ...

Reirden named Caps' new coach

/ Jun 30, 2018

Reirden named Caps' new coach

The Washington Capitals announced Friday that associate coach Todd Reirden has been promoted to replace Barry Trotz as the team's head coach. It's the first head-coaching opportunity for Reirden, who was being groomed for the job under Trotz in Washington. Earlier this week, defenseman John Carlson ...

Coyotes trade Max Domi to Canadiens

/ Jun 16, 2018

Coyotes trade Max Domi to Canadiens

The Arizona Coyotes traded forward Max Domi to the Montreal Canadiens for Alex Galchenyuk on Friday night. The 23-year-old Domi was targeted to be part of a youthful new foundation for the struggling Coyotes when they selected him with the 12th overall pick in 2013. The ...

Capitals soar past Golden Knights in Game 3

/ Jun 3, 2018

Capitals soar past Golden Knights in Game 3

Alex Ovechkin went airborne, Evgeny Kuznetsov flapped his arms like a bird of prey and the Washington Capitals are flying high, just two wins away from winning the Stanley Cup. Ovechkin dived to score his 14th goal of the playoffs and raised his arms in ...