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With the 65th overall pick, the Rangers chose Adam Tambellini, a 6-foot-2 center whose father and brother each played for the Islanders.
The Devils took Anthony Brodeur, an 18-year-old goalie, with the 208th pick of the 211-pick draft, sending their seventh-round pick in 2015 to the Kings in exchange for the chance to pick Brodeur.
The Islanders sent Nino Niederreiter to Minnesota for Cal Clutterbuck, and took defenseman Ryan Pulock with the 15th over all pick in Sunday’s N.H.L. draft.
The Rangers announced Friday that they would not use their remaining compliance buyout this summer, ensuring that Brad Richards will return to the team for at least one more season.
Normally a low-profile fourth-line player, Boston forward Daniel Paille has scored the game-winning goal in two Stanley Cup finals games against Chicago.
Sweden's ice hockey federation has included N.H.L. players on the list of players invited to its Olympic orientation camp even though the N.H.L. and the I.O.C. have not yet reached an agreement allowing full participation at the Sochi Games.
Determining factors that might predict the winner of this year’s Stanley Cup finals based on analysis of the championship games or series of the N.F.L., N.B.A., N.H.L. and Major League Baseball, and the major finals in golf and tenn...
An article in The Chicagoan in 1934 profiles Maj. Frederic McLaughlin, the Hawks' mercurial owner.
The move may mean that Coach Joel Quenneville was not pleased with Viktor Stalberg’s play, or that he could be embracing a bigger lineup against the imposing Bruins.
The Boston Bruins appear likely to fill their roster hole with Kaspars Daugavins for Game 4 against Pittsburgh after Gregory Campbell was lost for the playoffs with a broken leg.
Gregory Campbell, who centers the so-called Merlot Line for the Bruins, sustained a broken leg when he blocked an Evgeni Malkin shot in the second period Wednesday.
The Bruins flipped the script on the Penguins in the first two games of their Eastern Conference finals series.
The N.H.L. competition committee recommended that visors be mandated beginning next season, though veteran players may opt out through a grandfather clause.
Valeri Nichushkin could be among the top three picks in the draft, if he can convince N.H.L. teams that he will actually come to North America.
Monday Morning Skate: Florida reaches new lows in the history of N.H.L. playoff chases; Zach Parise plans unexplainable return to the Devils; Corey Perry gets push for Hart Trophy consideration.
Some 2,100 Quebec fans are expected to travel April 10 to Prudential Center in Newark for the season-ending game between the Devils and the Boston Bruins.
The Rangers and the Washington Capitals will not open the 2011-12 N.H.L. season in Russia, nor will any N.H.L. clubs play Kontinental Hockey League clubs in exhibition games in Russia next fall.
Four times in the past six weeks, Anaheim wing Teemu Selanne has scored the tying goal in the final three minutes of a game.
There is one advantage of being the only veteran goaltender on the Rangers for Henrik Lundqvist: He knows he is starting every game.