| Jan 26, 2015
| 4:18 PM
Kings Coach Darryl Sutter painted a vivid picture when asked last week about his players' struggles to defend their championship.
"They have to keep understanding and listening to what I'm telling them about how tough it is," he said. "The train has got...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 6:00 PM
The Kings got the salary-cap relief they had sought when the NHL and NHL Players' Assn. agreed Friday to let them replace the salary of suspended defenseman Slava Voynov by using the long-term injury exception in the collective bargaining agreement.
| Nov 6, 2014
| 8:22 PM
The agent for Slava Voynov will attempt to have the Kings defenseman's indefinite suspension lifted by the NHL, saying he feels Voynov's rights are being "infringed right now."
Voynov's camp has become discouraged by the pace of the process. Counting...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 9:53 AM
New York Rangers forward Daniel Carcillo is eligible to play in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final after his 10-game suspension for striking an official was reduced to six games upon appeal.
The NHL Players' Association asked the league to review his...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 10:45 AM
Usually, the American Hockey League tries out some new innovation as the testing ground to see if the National Hockey league wants to adopt it, like the AHL will do with a new 7-minute overtime that drops the teams down to 3-on-3 after three minutes....
| Sep 16, 2014
| 12:49 PM
Accomplished NHL executive Bill Daly and former player, coach, current Flyers executive Paul Holmgren have been named recipients of the 2014 Lester Patrick Trophy for outstanding service to hockey in the United States.
A ceremony will be held in...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 3:56 PM
VANCOUVER, Canada — Ten former NHL players are contending in a class action lawsuit that the league concealed information regarding the consequences of repeated blows to the head and hasn’t adequately protected players from head trauma....
| Feb 18, 2014
| 2:50 AM
SOCHI, Russia -- While the issue of NHL players’ continued participation in Olympic hockey tournaments remains unsettled, one agreement apparently was reached by NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman, International Ice Hockey Federation President Rene Fasel...
| Oct 4, 2012
The NHL has canceled the start of the regular season through Oct. 24 or basically the first two weeks of the season because of the absence of Collective Bargaining Agreement between the players and owners.
The Panthers will lose five games, including the...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 4:09 PM
Drop egos and drop puck
It's no secret that NHL Players' Association chief Donald Fehr plays hardball. Ask baseball fans about the cancellation of the 1994 World Series. This is the third work stoppage under...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 11:44 AM
From NHL.com ¿The National Hockey League and National Hockey League Players' Association have jointly agreed to meet with federal mediators to aid the sides in negotiations toward establishing a new Collective Bargaining Agreement.
"We are able to...