Sabres Hire Steve Smith To Coaching StaffSmith was a three-time Stanley Cup winner in Edmonton during a 16-year career, also playing for the Blackhawks and Flames.
Lidstrom, Pronger And Fedorov Among New Hockey Hall Of Fame ClassStanley Cup winners Nicklas Lidstrom, Chris Pronger and Sergei Fedorov and former NHL star Phil Housley are among the seven newcomers in the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Hartnett: USA Wins Gold At WJC, Defeats Defending Champion SwedenTeam USA captured the Gold Medal at the World Junior Champions in Ufa, Russia by defeating defending champions Sweden 3-1.
Hartnett: USA Shocks Canada, Advances To WJC Gold-Medal GameJohnny Football? How about Johnny Hockey? New Jersey native John Gaudreau scored two goals as USA upset the favored Canadians early Thursday morning.