Bruins Trade Veteran Goalie Tim Thomas To Isles For Conditional Second-Round PickVeteran goalie Tim Thomas, who has said he won't play this season, was traded by the Boston Bruins to the New York Islanders on Thursday for a conditional second-round draft choice either next year or in 2015.
Bettman Hears It From Boomer, Says NHL Has 'Fences To Mend' With Fans"How do you think we feel?" Gary Bettman responded to Esiason's displeasure. "It's to say the least disappointing, frustrating."
Tortorella, Rangers Optimistic On First Day Of Training Camp"It was good, good at first. It tailed, to be expected," Tortorella said following a two-hour practice at the team's facility in Greenburgh.
Lamoriello Never Had Concerns About KovalchukIlya Kovalchuk will be back in the United States Tuesday and practice with the Devils on Wednesday.
Rangers Sign Michael Del Zotto, Matt Gilroy As Training Camp OpensThe New York Rangers announced two signings before the opening of training camp.
NHL Lockout Is Officially Over, Training Camps Set To Open The lockout finally ended Saturday night following another tough negotiation that nearly delayed training camps even longer.
Report: Rangers Allow Wade Redden To Seek A TradeNew York Rangers have given Wade Redden permission to begin speaking to other teams in hopes of arranging a trade.
NHLPA Ratifies New Deal, One More Step Before Camps Can OpenNHL players are ready to go back to work, but the lockout isn't over yet. The owners and union now must sign a memorandum of understanding before training camps can open.
NHL Owners Approve New Labor Deal; Gary Bettman Apologizes To Fans"Most importantly to our fans, who love and have missed NHL hockey, I am sorry," Bettman said. "I know that an explanation or an apology will not erase the hard feelings that have built up over the past few months, but I owe you an apology nevertheless."
Kovalchuk Remains On KHL All-Star Roster; Will He Go To Devils' Training Camp?Kovalchuk has been playing in the Kontinental Hockey League, and is on the roster for the KHL All-Star Game set to take place on Sunday in Chelyabinsk. And therein lies the confusion.
Devils Believe llya Kovalchuk Will Return To Team Once Lockout Is Officially LiftedKovalchuk, who signed a 15-year, $100 million contract with New Jersey in 2010, played in a KHL game Tuesday. He told Russian media he was playing to stay in shape pending the end of the lockout.
Lichtenstein: The NHL Is Back! Great -- Now Fix It!Instead of merely bean-counting, the NHL’s caretakers should be looking for ways to bring the game back from the muck it’s become.