Draisaitl, Vasilevskiy and Toffoli Named NHL ‘Three Stars’ of the Week

NEW YORK – Edmonton Oilers center Leon Draisaitl, Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy and Los Angeles Kings right wing Tyler Toffoli have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending Feb. 16. FIRST STAR – LEON DRAISAITL, C, EDMONTON OILERS Draisaitl led all skaters in assists and points with 3-7—10 in four games – including three multi-point performances – to lead the Oilers (32-21-6, 70 points) […]

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Minnesota Wild and U.S. Bank Announce Winners Of Outdoor Rink Contest Are Marshall and Duluth

SAINT PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Wild and U.S. Bank, in partnership with EZ Ice, today announced that Marshall, Minn. and Duluth, Minn. are the winners of the outdoor rink contest. The Minnesota Wild held an online contest seeking submissions for communities in need of a rink. Fans had the chance to submit local nominations and eight communities were […]

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NHL Morning Skate – Feb. 17, 2020

THREE HARD LAPS * Leon Draisaitl, who made history in 2018-19 when he became the first NHL player of German nationality to reach the 100-point mark in a season, moved within five of another triple-digit campaign. * A pair of U.S.-born players skating with teams based in their home state each scored as Hockey Day in America was celebrated on NBC […]

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NHL Morning Skate – Feb. 16, 2020

THREE HARD LAPS * Tyler Toffoli became the first player in NHL history to score a hat trick outdoors as the Kings triumphed over the host Avalanche at the 2020 Navy Federal Credit Union NHL Stadium Series. * The Bruins and Lightning extended a multitude of team and player streaks as the latter continues its unrelenting pursuit of the former in the NHL standings. * Happy Hockey […]

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Wild’s Dumba Fined for Slashing

NEW YORK – Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for slashing Vegas Golden Knights forward Ryan Reaves during NHL Game No. 871 in Minnesota on Tuesday, Feb. 11, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. The incident occurred at 8:31 of the first period. The money goes to the Players’ Emergency Assistance […]

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NHL, Colorado Avalanche, USA Hockey and Athletica Sport Systems Announce Details of Innovative Sled Hockey Initiative as Legacy of 2020 Navy Federal Credit Union NHL Stadium Series

First-Ever On-Ice Sled Bench Prototype Unveiled at Sertich Ice Center, Home of Colorado Springs Tigers Hockey COLORADO SPRINGS – As a leader in sport innovation, the National Hockey League (NHL®), together with the Colorado Avalanche, USA Hockey and Athletica Sport Systems, today unveiled a revolutionary on-ice sled bench prototype, as a legacy of the 2020 Navy Federal Credit Union NHL Stadium Series™. The details […]

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