Shortly after Martin Brodeur was selected by the New Jersey Devils with the 20th pick in the 1990 NHL draft, the 18-year-old goaltender was confused. The Devils will retire the No. 30 jersey of their longtime goaltender and erect a statue during…DENIS P. GORMAN (Associated Press)
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Blackhawks have placed defenseman Michal Rozsival on long-term injured reserve.
Washington Capitals center Nicklas Backstrom is expected to miss a handful of games at the start of the NHL season as he works his way back from hip surgery. The Capitals open the season at home Saturday night against the New Jersey Devils. Coach…
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- The Minnesota Wild have placed right wing Justin Fontaine on injured reserve to set their initial roster for the regular season.
Dallas will try to convert a second straight promising offseason into a trip to the playoffs, something the disappointing team couldn't do last season because of a slow start and another slump triggered by a key injury. Now that he's healthy, Tyler…SCHUYLER DIXON (AP Sports Writer)