Florida Panthers defenseman Keith Yandle has been fined $2,000 for diving/embellishment.
The Boston Bruins have fired their head coach Claude Julien as their head coach. Assistant Bruce Cassidy will take over as coach. Cassidy was elevated to an assistant with the Bruins after spending five seasons as coach of Providence in the American Hockey League. Julien, 56, led the Bruins to two appearances
Aleksander Barkov and Jonathan Huberdeau have been cleared to return to the Panthers' lineup. There was speculation that their seasons were over, but today they were cleared to return. This is really good news for Panthers fans, as these two are offensive weapons. We might get another taste of Huberdeau-Barkov-Jagr. Barkov has
Evgeny Kuznetsov has been named the NHL's Player of the Month, followed by Bruins forward Brad Marchand and Sharks defenseman Brent Burns. The 'three stars' of January all played extremely well. 1st star, Evgeny Kuznetsov Kuznetsov put up 7 goals and 13 assists, for 20 points in 15 games to power the top-dog Capitals
Weber defends his title Montreal Canadiens defenseman Shea Weber won the Oscar Mayer NHL Hardest Shot competition for the third straight season with a shot of 102.8 mph. Weber earned a bonus point for the hardest shot to move the Atlantic Division into a head-to-head tie with the Metropolitan Division with four