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Devils shake-up: Assistant coaches Recchi, Nasreddine out

May. 04, 2022 12:44 PM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — The New Jersey Devils shook up their assistant coaching ranks Wednesday, firing Mark Recchi while not renewing the contract of Alain Nasreddine. General manager Tom Fitzgerald announced the decisions Wednesday, less than a week after New Jersey missed the...

Hockey Hall of Famer Guy Lafleur dies at age 70

Apr. 22, 2022 17:15 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — When Guy Lafleur was selected by Montreal with the No. 1 pick in the 1971 NHL draft, he was billed as the Canadiens’ next great Quebec-born player. A dynamic forward with blonde locks that rippled in the wind as he glided up the ice before unleashing one of his...

Sabres raise banner honoring longtime broadcaster Jeanneret

Apr. 01, 2022 23:46 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Rick Jeanneret, the broadcaster responsible for calling the Buffalo Sabres' most iconic moments by the team's biggest stars over the past 51 years, is now joining them in the rafters. With the first sold-out crowd of the season chanting “RJ! RJ! RJ!” a...

Rift appears to widen between two women's pro hockey groups

Mar. 07, 2022 12:01 PM EST

Hockey Hall of Fame member Angela James opened what could become a widening rift between North America’s top two women’s professional hockey organizations on the eve of joining the new ownership group of the Premier Hockey Federation's Toronto Six. Days before the PHF officially...