November 23: This Day in NHL History

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November 23 NHL History 1977: Rod Gilbert plays in his final NHL game, a 6-3 victory for the New York Rangers against the Colorado Rockies at Madison Square Garden. He retires as the Rangers leader in goals (406) and points (1,021), and is elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in 1982. 1982: In one of the wildest games […]

NHL News: Bruins, Islanders, Rangers

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CSNNE.com: Zdeno Chara will be out a minimum of four to six weeks, and perhaps even longer if he needs surgery on his left knee, according to a report from TSN analyst Aaron Ward. It’s the result of a knee-on-knee collision with John Tavares. NewsDay.com: Josh Bailey suffers broken hand and will miss several weeks. […]

NHL Rumors: Trade Candidates, Red Wings, Leafs

Friday, September 12, 2014 13

Phil Kessel Rumors: After Tim Leiweke’s comments about character and everyone knows it was pointed at Phil Kessel. Here is Leiweke’s quote: “there are players we have in our organization today whose numbers are off the chart good and whose character is just terrible. I don’t care how good your numbers are, if you have […]

NHL Trade Rumors – July 6, 2014

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Josh Rimer: UFA Derek Roy is close to signing. It’s down to two teams. One in the east and one in west. Espn.com: Brad Richards had interest from the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Islanders, but in the end he wanted a chance to win another Cup with the Chicago Blackhawks. The St. Louis Blues […]

Josh Bailey signs contract extension

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Josh Bailey has agreed to terms on a five-year, $16.5 million deal with the New York Islanders. The 23-year-old scored 11 goals and eight assists in 38 games this past season with the Islanders. The Bowmanville, ON, native also made his Stanley Cup Playoffs debut, recording three assists in six games during the Islanders’ Eastern […]