Alex Ovechkin isn’t in St. Louis for NHL All-Star weekend, but his absence and his pursuit of 700 career goals were still hot topics among players and coaches Thursday.
Owner Hasso Plattner believes GM Doug Wilson can get the Sharks, who have missed the playoffs just once since Wilson took over in 2003, back on track, as the team is 11 points out with 32 games remaining.
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Toronto star forward Auston Matthews, who will skip the All-Star Game this weekend, has returned to his home in Scottsdale, Arizona, to skate on his own while he nurses a wrist injury.
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Philadelphia police detectives are investigating an alleged assault involving the Flyers’ mascot, Gritty, and a family of season ticketholders, including a 13-year-old boy.
Fired by the Blackhawks last season, Joel Quenneville returned to United Center on Tuesday night and led the Florida Panthers to a 4-3 win. The Blackhawks honored Quenneville, who coached them to three Stanley Cup titles, with a video tribute.
New York forward Artemi Panarin, the Rangers’ leading scorer and potentially the biggest offseason addition of any team in the NHL, missed Tuesday’s game vs. the New York Islanders with an upper-body injury.
Akim Aliu, a former second-round pick of the Blackhawks who played seven NHL games with Calgary in 2007, has signed with HC Litvinov of the Czech Extraliga, according to a report.