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Capitals promote Chris Patrick to GM, Brian MacLellan remains president of hockey operations

Jul. 08, 2024 11:55 AM EDT

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The Washington Capitals named Chris Patrick as their general manager on Monday with longtime GM Brian MacLellan remaining president of hockey operations. Patrick, 48, who was also named as a senior vice president, has worked for the Capitals in various...

Washington Capitals have named Chris Patrick as general manager, with Brian MacLellan remaining president of hockey ops

Jul. 08, 2024 11:18 AM EDT
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Washington Capitals have named Chris Patrick as general manager, with Brian MacLellan remaining president of hockey ops.

Sam Reinhart agrees to a $69 million, 8-year deal to stay with Cup champion Panthers, AP source says

Jul. 01, 2024 20:03 PM EDT

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) — Sam Reinhart missed the Florida Panthers’ championship parade. He won’t miss their attempt to defend the title next season. Reinhart — who scored the game-winning goal in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Final — and the Panthers have agreed on an eight-year,...

Steven Stamkos says he has signed with the Nashville Predators, leaving Tampa Bay after 16 NHL seasons

Jul. 01, 2024 12:43 PM EDT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Steven Stamkos says he has signed with the Nashville Predators, leaving Tampa Bay after 16 NHL seasons.

Where do things stand with the sexual assault case involving 2018 Canada world junior players?

Jun. 30, 2024 18:18 PM EDT

A scandal has rocked Canadian hockey and led to multiple investigations of several players who were on the nation's gold medal-winning 2018 world junior team, including some who have moved on to the NHL. Charges were filed February in London, Ontario, against five of those players,...

The San Jose Sharks select Boston University center Macklin Celebrini with the first pick in the NHL draft

Jun. 28, 2024 19:19 PM EDT
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The San Jose Sharks select Boston University center Macklin Celebrini with the first pick in the NHL draft.

Challenges await new Canes GM Eric Tulsky. Lessons from an unusual path to the NHL can only help

Jun. 27, 2024 19:47 PM EDT

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Eric Tulsky has always trusted his process of sorting through all kinds of data to solve problems. It never mattered whether he was working with fluorescent nanoparticles, solar energy or on improving the energy capacity of a car battery. Or the...

NHL Player Inclusion Coalition strives to continue growth of hockey

Jun. 27, 2024 19:45 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Former NHL All-Star PK Subban was all smiles Thursday afternoon at the James Boys & Girls Club in historic West Las Vegas, participating in an NHL Player Inclusion Coalition ball hockey clinic on the group’s first anniversary. Then the team he was playing on,...

Claude Julien is returning to an NHL bench as a St. Louis Blues assistant coach

Jun. 27, 2024 14:36 PM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Claude Julien is back behind an NHL bench as an assistant coach for the St. Louis Blues. President of hockey operations and general manager Doug Armstrong announced Thursday that Julien is joining coach Drew Bannister’s staff. Julien spent the past two years...

Dubois changes perspective quickly after joining Caps, a year since signing long term in LA

Jun. 26, 2024 17:36 PM EDT

The life Pierre-Luc Dubois envisioned for himself a year ago no longer exists. Back then, he had requested and been granted a trade from Winnipeg to Los Angeles, signed a contract for $68 million over the next eight seasons and thought he would be a big part of the Kings' future. ...