Hockey Wiretap

Artemi Panarin Won't Talk Contract With Blue Jackets During Season
Artemi Panarin is in the final year of a two-year contract, earning $6 million this season.


Henrik Lundqvist Hopes Rangers Keep Mats Zuccarello 'For Many Reasons'
Henrik Lundqvist knows the Rangers will engage in roster turnover as they continue to rebuild, but doesn't want to see Mats Zuccarello among those dealt.

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Predators, Stars Will Play In Next Winter Classic
The game will be held at the Cotton Bowl in 2020.

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Metro Wins NHL All-Star Game, Crosby Named MVP
Sidney Crosby scored four goals and had four assists on the night in San Jose.

NHL, NHLPA Begin CBA Talks
Leaders from the NHL and NHLPA believe they can avoid another work stoppage.

NHL Will Feature Puck, Player Tracking Next Season
Gary Bettman says the NHL intends to bring puck and player tracking next season.

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Ducks Lose Ondrej Kase For 5-6 Months
The Ducks have lost forward Ondrej Kase for 5-6 months after he suffered a torn labrum on Thursday night.


Oilers Fire GM Peter Chiarelli
The Oilers fired Peter Chiarelli late Tuesday night after the club lost at home to the Red Wings.

Blue Jackets Hire Martin St. Louis As Consultant
The Blue Jackets named Martin St. Louis a special-teams consultant on Monday.

Canes, Teuvo Teravainen Agree To Five-Year, $27M Extension
Teuvo Teravainen has scored 10 goals and has 39 points for the Hurricanes this season.

Wild Trade Nino Niederreiter To Canes For Victor Rask
Victor Rask has one goal and five assists in 26 games this season for the Hurricanes.

Ducks Acquire Michael Del Zotto From Canucks
The Canucks receive Luke Schenn and a 2020 seventh-round draft pick in the deal with the Ducks.

Stars Acquire Andrew Cogliano From Ducks
The Ducks receive forward Devin Shore in the trade with the Stars.

Ducks GM: Randy Carlyle's Job Is Safe For Now
The Ducks are winless in their last 11 games, losing to the Jets 4-3 in overtime on Sunday.

Lightning Acquire Jan Rutta From Blackhawks
Jan Rutta had 2 goals and 4 assists in 23 games with the Blackhawks this season.

Rick Nash Retires Due To Concussion-Symptoms
Winger Rick Nash was one of the most prolific scorers in the NHL, and third in goals scored among current active players.

Leafs Trade Morgan Klimchuk To Sens For Gabriel Gagne
Gabriel Gagne has appeared in 33 games with the Belleville Senators of the AHL and has scored four goals.

Press Release

Bettman: Seattle To Host NHL Draft, An All-Star Game
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said the league has promised Seattle it will host All-Star weekend within its first seven seasons.

Maurice, Reirden, Cooper, Peters Named All-Star Game Coaches
The NHL All-Star Weekend is January 25-26 in San Jose.

Devils Give Coach John Hynes Extension
The Devils are currently 15-17-7 and in seventh place in the Metropolitan Division.

Blues Acquire Goalie Jared Coreau From Ducks
The Ducks will receive future considerations from the Blues for goalie Jared Coreau.

Ovechkin To Skip All-Star Game To Rest For Second Half
Alex Ovechkin will have to sit out the game before or game after the All-Star contest, per NHL rules.

Barry Trotz Moves Into Fourth Place On Win List
Islanders coach Barry Trotz picked up his 783rd career NHL victory on Monday night.

Oilers Trade Chris Wideman, Pick To Panthers For Alex Petrovic
Alex Petrovic had one assist in 26 games with the Panthers this season.

Pens Sign Jake Guentzel To Five-Year Extension
Center Jake Guentzel will be with the Penguins through the 023-24 NHL season.

Stars Mangaement Blasts Play Of Seguin, Benn
The Stars are currently eighth in the Western Conference standings.

Patrice Bergeron Scores Two Goals In Return, Including 300th
Patrice Bergeron scored two goals in the Bruins 5-2 win over the Predators on Saturday.

Flyers Fire Coach Dave Hakstol
Scott Gordon will serve as interim head coach of the Flyers.

Flyers Deny Reports Linking Them To Joel Quenneville
The Flyers currently have the worst record in the Eastern Conference at 12-15-4.

Robert Bortuzzo Signs Three-Year Extension With Blues
Blues GM Doug Armstrong announced Robert Bortuzzo's $4.125M deal on Saturday.