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Elias Has Groin Surgery, Out 3-6 Weeks

Devils winger Patrick Elias will miss the start of the regular season and is likely to be out 3-6 weeks following groin surgery on Tuesday Also, its been interesting to see veteran winger Brendan Shanahan ... Continue reading →

Stars Top 3 Forward Lines

As reported by the Dallas News, Stars coach Marc Crawford has revealed what he believes will be his team’s top 3 lines to start the regular season.  The Stars open the season Saturday, October 3 at ... Continue reading →

Red Wings Lines To Start The Season

From every indication in this year’s training camp/preseason Red Wings coach Mike Babcock has a pretty good idea of what his lineup will look like to start the regular season on October 1st, ... Continue reading →

Murray Hints at Blue’s Line Combos

The Morning Skate reports that the Blues will likely start the season with the following top two lines: Kariya-Berglund-Boyes Perron-McDonald-Backes Interesting to see McDonald not playing on the top line. Morning Skate Continue reading →

Heatley To Play With Thornton, Setoguchi

David Pollak reports that San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan announced today that the Sharks plan to use Dany Heatley on left wing on a line with Joe Thornton and Devin Setoguchi.  This isn’t ... Continue reading →

Williams Regains Spot on Wings Powerplay

As expected forward Jason Williams will replace Mikael Samuelsson as Niklas Kronwall’s partner on the point of the Red Wings second powerplay unit. reports Wing’s coach Mike Babcock announced this during ... Continue reading →

Getzlaf Playing It Safe

Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf has not participated in any contact drills thus far at the Ducks training camp.  Getzlaf is recovering from sports hernia sugery he had done this offseason, which kept him off the ... Continue reading →

Seidenberg Joins Panthers

The Florida Panthers have signed defencemen Dennis Seidenberg to a one-year contract worth $2.25 million.  Seidenberg, 28,  played last season in Carolina and had his best offensive season with 30 points. The Panthers top defence corps now looks ... Continue reading →

Devil’s Elias Questionable For Start Of Season

Devil’s winger Patrik Elias is unsure if he will be ready for the start of the regular season as he is still recovering from hip and groin surgery he had done this offseason.  He ... Continue reading →

Heatley a Shark, Michalek and Cheechoo to Sens

TSN is reporting that Dany Heatley finally got his wish and is now being shipped out of Ottawa to the Sharks.  In return, Ottawa gets 20-goal scorer Milan Michalek, former 56-goal scorer Jonathan Cheechoo, a 2010 ... Continue reading →