January 31: This Day in NHL History

Wednesday, January 31, 2018 55

Jan. 31 NHL History 1920: Joe Malone of the Quebec Bulldogs sets an NHL record by scoring seven goals in a 10-6 victory against the Toronto St. Patricks. No one else in NHL history has scored more than six. 1928: Alex Connell of the Ottawa Senators starts his League-record run of six consecutive shutouts with a 4-0 victory against the visiting […]

NHL News: Sharks, Coyotes, Penguins

Thursday, December 25, 2014 20

Arizona Coyotes rumor: The Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins are believed to have interest in Arizona Coyotes forward Antoine Vermette. The asking price is a good young prospect and a roster player. TSN.ca: San Jose Sharks forward John Scott has been suspended for four games, without pay. Scott was handed his punishment for punching an […]

John Scott suspended 7 games

Thursday, October 31, 2013 15

John Scott has been suspended for seven games for his illegal check to Boston forward Loui Eriksson’s head. Scott already has served three games while waiting for an in-person hearing, which was held Thursday morning. Scott was issued a match penalty for charging and ejected for his hit on Eriksson early in the third period […]

David Clarkson 10 game Suspension?

Sunday, September 22, 2013 17

David Clarkson leaves bench during line brawl after tough guy John Scott went after Leafs sniper Phil Kessel. Clarkson was assessed a 10-minute penalty for leaving the bench to join an altercation in the third period of the Leafs’ Sunday night preseason game against the Buffalo Sabres. The penalty carries with it an automatic 10-game […]

John Scott signs 1-year contract

Wednesday, May 22, 2013 16

The Buffalo Sabres have re-signed tough guy John Scott to a one-year contract. Scott is listed at 6-foot-8 and 270 pounds, he had no points and 69 penalty minutes in 34 games last season. The Sabres acquired Scott by signing him to a one-year contract in free agency last summer to add size and grit […]