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'Hey Chicago': Fleury commits to playing for Blackhawks

Aug. 01, 2021 15:10 PM EDT

Goalie Marc-Andre Fleury has committed to playing for the Chicago Blackhawks this season, setting aside his reservations about leaving Vegas. “Hey Chicago. It's Marc, just want to let you know I'm in. Let's get to work,” Fleury said, standing in front of a small jet,...

Vegas trades Fleury to Chicago as goalie carousel spins

Jul. 28, 2021 01:27 AM EDT

Marc-Andre Fleury was traded from Vegas to Chicago on Tuesday, a stunning turn of events that has the NHL’s reigning Vezina Trophy-winning goaltender contemplating his future. The Golden Knights traded Fleury to the Blackhawks for minor league forward Mikael Hakkarainen...

Vegas' offensive shortfalls create questions for offseason

Jun. 25, 2021 17:23 PM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Another season that began with expectations of winning a Stanley Cup concluded with a bitter taste for the Vegas Golden Knights. The surprising Montreal Canadiens, who finished the regular season 18th in the NHL with 59 points, won the best-of-seven...

Canadiens return to Cup Final after 3-2 OT win over Vegas

Jun. 25, 2021 02:48 AM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Phillip Danault was patting rookie Cole Caufield on the back for playing a big role in helping the Canadiens’ remarkable playoff run, while familiar chants of `Ole, Ole’ and sounds of horn-honking could be heard from a large celebrating crowd outside the Bell Centre...

Expansion Seattle Kraken hire Dave Hakstol as first coach

Jun. 24, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — Through all the speculation, rumors, leaks and educated guesses that came with the search for the Seattle Kraken's first coach, the name Dave Hakstol never surfaced. More prominent names with lofty resumes or connections certainly emerged, some widely...

With 3-2 series lead, Canadiens frustrating Golden Knights

Jun. 23, 2021 18:41 PM EDT

MONTREAL (AP) — Canadiens defenseman Erik Gustafsson enjoys the notion of the Vegas Golden Knights showing signs of frustration in being pushed to the brink of elimination in their Stanley Cup semifinal playoff series. That’s what happens when most everyone discounted...

Price makes 26 saves, Habs top Vegas 4-1, one win from Final

Jun. 23, 2021 01:04 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — No team has been to the Stanley Cup Final more than the Montreal Canadiens. Now they stand one victory away from a 35th appearance and their first in 28 years. Carey Price made 26 saves to lead Montreal to a 4-1 victory over the Vegas Golden Knights on...