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Aston-Reese emerging as Penguins' next unheralded contributor

Aston-Reese emerging as Penguins' next unheralded contributor

Last season, it was Jake Guentzel and Conor Sheary who seemed to come out of nowhere to make a big impact for the Pittsburgh Penguins.Now, it appears it's Zach Aston-Reese's turn.Recently recalled
Penguins slide by Maple Leafs for 11th straight home win

Penguins slide by Maple Leafs for 11th straight home win

The Pittsburgh Penguins have turned it up to 11 on home ice.A 5-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night gave the Penguins their fourth straight win overall, and their 11th consecutive
Watch: Devils' Wood hits Lightning's Namestnikov from behind, bloodies Sustr

Watch: Devils' Wood hits Lightning's Namestnikov from behind, bloodies Sustr

New Jersey Devils forward Miles Wood made his presence felt in Tampa Bay on Saturday.First, Wood leveled Lightning forward Vladislav Namestnikov from behind, and then left defenseman Andrej Sustr with
Talbot unleashes profanity-laced tirade about goalie interference

Talbot unleashes profanity-laced tirade about goalie interference

(Warning: Story contains coarse language)Cam Talbot is fed up.The Edmonton Oilers netminder didn't mince words after a 1-0 loss to the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday in which Patrick Maroon's late tying
Malkin becomes 4th player to record 900 points as a Penguin

Malkin becomes 4th player to record 900 points as a Penguin

Mario Lemieux, Jaromir Jagr, Sidney Crosby, and Evgeni Malkin. That's the complete list of players to record 900 points with the Pittsburgh Penguins after Malkin recorded a goal and an assist in the
Raanta's 1st shutout with Coyotes continues strong start to 2018

Raanta's 1st shutout with Coyotes continues strong start to 2018

The Arizona Coyotes are finally getting the kind of goaltending they were hoping for out of Antti Raanta.Acquired last summer to replace longtime starter Mike Smith, Raanta's tenure in the desert got
MacKinnon will play Sunday after missing 8 games with injury

MacKinnon will play Sunday after missing 8 games with injury

Nathan MacKinnon is back.The star forward will make his return to the Colorado Avalanche lineup Sunday against the Edmonton Oilers, the Avalanche confirmed Saturday.MacKinnon suffered an apparent
Larsson returns to Oilers' lineup after bereavement absence

Larsson returns to Oilers' lineup after bereavement absence

Adam Larsson returned to action for the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday in his first game since the death of his father last month.Larsson was inserted into the Oilers' starting lineup for their afternoon
Oilers recall Brossoit on emergency basis

Oilers recall Brossoit on emergency basis

The Edmonton Oilers recalled goaltender Laurent Brossoit from the AHL on an emergency basis, the team announced Saturday.Backup netminder Al Montoya was hurt in Friday's practice after taking a high
Melnyk replaces Anselmi as Senators CEO

Melnyk replaces Anselmi as Senators CEO

Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk has added some new duties to his daily workload, confirming to Bruce Garrioch of the Ottawa Sun he's taken over as the club's new CEO.Melnyk announced Feb. 9 that
Maple Leafs' Gardiner tells Kessel he's playing Saturday vs. Penguins

Maple Leafs' Gardiner tells Kessel he's playing Saturday vs. Penguins

Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Jake Gardiner will play Saturday against the Pittsburgh Penguins, he told former teammate and current Penguin Phil Kessel, according to TSN's Mark Masters.Gardiner
U.S. being hit hardest by NHL's absence at PyeongChang 2018

U.S. being hit hardest by NHL's absence at PyeongChang 2018

It will take another "Miracle on Ice" for the United States to revive its chances of medaling in PyeongChang.The U.S. was completely outmatched during a 4-0 loss to the Olympic Athletes from Russia on
Kovalchuk takes shot at U.S. following 4-0 victory

Kovalchuk takes shot at U.S. following 4-0 victory

Ilya Kovalchuk was the hero for the Olympic Athletes from Russia on Saturday, scoring two goals in a 4-0 victory over the United States in men's hockey. After the game, however, he couldn't help but
Report: Blues in 'serious' trade talks with Senators involving Hoffman, Brassard

Report: Blues in 'serious' trade talks with Senators involving Hoffman, Brassard

The St. Louis Blues and Ottawa Senators are engaged in "serious" trade discussions regarding Ottawa forwards Mike Hoffman and Derick Brassard, NHL.com's Lou Korac reports, citing a source on his
3 possible landing spots for Evander Kane

3 possible landing spots for Evander Kane

As the trade deadline approaches, there's a high-scoring 26-year-old winger in Buffalo who's likely to command plenty of attention.That would be Evander Kane, who has recorded 18 goals in 58 contests
Islanders record first 2 shutouts of season in back-to-back games

Islanders record first 2 shutouts of season in back-to-back games

Goaltending woes have turned into goaltending whoas for the New York Islanders.Heading into a back-to-back set of big divisional games - Thursday against the rival New York Rangers and Friday against
Gionta's agent in talks with NHL teams about contract after PyeongChang 2018

Gionta's agent in talks with NHL teams about contract after PyeongChang 2018

Brian Gionta could return to the NHL following a stint as captain of Team USA at PyeongChang 2018.This according to agent Steve Bartlett, who's already engaged in talks with multiple teams in regards
Flames sign Backlund to 6-year extension

Flames sign Backlund to 6-year extension

The Calgary Flames inked forward Mikael Backlund to a six-year contract extension, the club announced Friday.It carries an average annual value of $5.35 million for a total of $32.1 million.Here are
Rangers GM: We won't burn 1st year off any contracts

Rangers GM: We won't burn 1st year off any contracts

Jeff Gorton isn't going to give any of his club's top prospects an extended look just yet, regardless of whether the New York Rangers follow through on their apparent plan to restructure the