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Ducks' Goalie Ryan Miller Retiring

Apr 30, 2021 1:20 AM

Anaheim Ducks goalie Ryan Miller is retiring at the conclusion of this NHL season, ending a career that included a star-making run in the 2010 Winter Olympics for Team USA.

Miller, 40, has played 794 games in the NHL with the Buffalo Sabres, St. Louis Blues, Vancouver Canucks and the Ducks, with whom he has spent the past four seasons.

Tags: Anaheim Ducks, Buffalo Sabres, St Louis Blues, Vancouver Canucks, Personal Award

Andrew Shaw Retiring From NHL Due To Concussions

Apr 27, 2021 12:50 AM

Chicago Blackhawks veteran forward Andrew Shaw is retiring from the NHL after doctors "highly recommended" he stop playing to care for his long-term health after several concussions.

"I want people to know that I'm OK," Shaw told ESPN. "I'm in a good place. But I'm going to miss it, I'm going to miss it like crazy still."

Tags: Chicago Blackhawks, Personal Award

Patrick Marleau Sets All-Time Record For Games Played

Apr 20, 2021 1:51 AM

San Jose Sharks forward Patrick Marleau played in his 1,768th career game on Monday night at the Vegas Golden Knights, breaking Hall of Famer Gordie Howe's record for the most in NHL history.

Marleau, 41, began his career with San Jose in the 1997-98 season. Marleau set the games played record in 23 seasons.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Vegas, Game Recap, Personal Award

Patrick Marleau Ties Gordie Howe's Record Of 1,767 NHL Games Played

Apr 18, 2021 12:50 AM

Patrick Marleau tied Gordie Howe's mark of 1,767 NHL games played when the visiting San Jose Sharks faced the Minnesota Wild on Saturday night.

Marleau, 41, hopped over the boards for his first shift 40 seconds into the game and finished with 19 shifts and 14:16 time on the ice in the Sharks' 5-2 loss.

Tags: San Jose Sharks, Minnesota Wild, Game Recap, Personal Award

Jack Campbell Makes NHL History With 11th Straight Win To Start Season

Apr 11, 2021 12:40 AM

Auston Matthews scored three times to increase his NHL-leading goals total to 31; Jack Campbell made 27 saves to set an NHL record for consecutive victories to start a season and the Toronto Maple Leafs outlasted the Ottawa Senators 6-5 on Saturday night.

Campbell became the first goalie with a victory in each of his first 11 appearances as the first-place Maple Leafs continued their dominance over the rest of the North Division.

Tags: Toronto Maple Leafs, Ottawa Senators, Game Recap, Personal Award

Alex Ovechkin Climbs List Of Power-Play Scorers

Apr 5, 2021 1:16 AM

Alex Ovechkin moved into a second-place tie on the all-time list for NHL power-play goals and the Washington Capitals beat the New Jersey Devils 5-4 on Sunday, completing a sweep of their eight-game season series.

Tags: Washington Capitals, New Jersey Devils, Game Recap, Personal Award

Alex Ovechkin Scores 718th Goal Passing Phil Esposito

Mar 17, 2021 1:36 AM

Alex Ovechkin took sole possession of sixth place on the NHL's career goal list in the most Alex Ovechkin way possible: ripping a one-timer past a goaltender from just inside the faceoff circle on the power play ifor the Washington Capitals.

Ovechkin scored his 718th goal to pass Phil Esposito and became the second active player to record 1,300 points, vaulting the Capitals into first place in the East Division by beating the New York Islanders 3-1 Tuesday night.

Tags: Washington Capitals, New York Islanders, Game Recap, Personal Award

Brent Seabrook Retires After 15 Seasons

Mar 5, 2021 2:01 PM

Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook announced Friday that his NHL career is over after 15 seasons.

"After several surgeries, countless hours of rehab and training to get back on the ice at the level of my expectations, it will not be possible for me to continue playing hockey," Seabrook said in a statement Friday. "This is what is best for me and my family."

Tags: Chicago Blackhawks, Misc Rumor, Personal Award

Patrick Kane Becomes 100th Player To Score 400 NHL Goals

Feb 28, 2021 10:31 PM

Patrick Kane scored his 400th NHL goal for the Chicago Blackhawks in a 7-2 win against the Detroit Red Wings at United Center on Sunday.

Kane dragged the puck around defenseman Filip Hronek before beating Thomas Greiss with a wrist shot for a 5-1 lead at 9:10 of the third period. Kane is the 100th player to score 400 NHL goals.

Tags: Chicago Blackhawks, Detroit Red Wings, Game Recap, Personal Award

Sidney Crosby Has Two Assists In 1,000th NHL Game

Feb 21, 2021 12:00 AM

Sidney Crosby had two assists in his 1,000th NHL game to help the Pittsburgh Penguins defeat the New York Islanders 3-2 at PPG Paints Arena on Saturday.

"It means a lot," Crosby said. "It's a special day regardless of the outcome, but it makes it so much better when you win. Just everything from the guys and the ceremony in the room and on the ice, I was just completely spoiled today. It was a pretty awesome experience and a day I'll always remember."

Tags: Pittsburgh Penguins, New York Islanders, Game Recap, Personal Award

Connor McDavid Gets 500th Career Point

Mikko Koivu Retires After 16 NHL Seasons

Jimmy Howard Retires After 14 NHL Seasons

Keith Yandle Scores 100th Career Goal, Keeps Game Streak Alive

Bruins To Honor Willie O'Ree, NHL's First Black Player

Colin Wilson Retires After 11 NHL Seasons

Deryk Engelland Retires After 11 NHL Seasons

Alexander Steen Retires Due To Back Injury

Justin Williams Retires After 19 NHL Seasons

Matt Niskanen Retires With One Year Left On Contract

Lightning Even Series As Nikita Kucherov Sets Franchise Points Record

Oilers' Leon Draisaitl Named NHL's MVP

Avs' Cale Makar Named NHL's Rookie Of The Year

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Isles' Lou Lamoriello Named GM Of The Year

Nathan MacKinnon Wins Lady Byng Trophy For Sportsmanship

Flyers' Sean Couturier Named NHL's Top Defensive Forward

Bruins' Bruce Cassidy Wins NHL's Coach Of The Year Award

Senators' Bobby Ryan Wins NHL's Bill Masterton Trophy

Mike Green Retires From NHL After 15 Seasons

Jarome Ignila, Marian Hossa Among Those Elected To Hall Of Fame