Category: ‘NHL News’

Hockey Legend Gordie Howe Dies at 88
June 10th, 2016 at 2:18 PM
Gordie Howe, known as Mr. Hockey because of his accomplishments and contributions to the sport he loved, died Friday. He was 88. Howe was diagnosed with dementia in 2012 and had a series of strokes in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman today released the following statement regarding the passing of...

NHL Expansion Expected to Be Finalized June 22
June 1st, 2016 at 9:00 PM
The NHL's ongoing expansion process involving the Las Vegas and Quebec City markets is expected to be finalized at the Board of Governors meeting in Las Vegas on June 22, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Monday. Commissioner Bettman, said he anticipates the Board of Governors will receive a recommendation on expansion...

NHL Participation in the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics Still Uncertain
June 1st, 2016 at 3:01 PM
The possibility of the National Hockey League’s participation in the 2018 PyeongChang Olympics hangs on whether the IOC and IIHF agree to fund the out-of-pocket costs for the League to send players to a sixth consecutive Olympics, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman said Monday. Commissioner Bettman, said he doesn't believe the League's...

New York Rangers Don’t Clinch Playoff Spot for Second Straight Game
April 2nd, 2016 at 8:51 PM
For the second straight game the New York Rangers faced a non-playoff team and missed their chance to clinch a spot in the Stanley Cup playoffs. On Saturday night at Madison Square Garden, the Rangers could not manage to find a way to win, instead they lost to the Buffalo...

New York Rangers Defeat Boston Bruins 5-2 at MSG
March 24th, 2016 at 1:45 AM
Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden the New York Rangers beat the Boston Bruins, 5-2, to improve their home record to an impressive 25-8-3 this season. This was the Rangers second in a row at MSG this week, following a 1-1-1 road trip out to California last week. It also lifted...