There is one forward spot open in Buffalo, and Derek Grant is pushing hard to secure it. Grant continued to be the surprising star of training camp Tuesday, scoring once and adding two assists in Buffalo’s 3-2 overtime victory against Ottawa.
Laurent Brossoit's five games in the Edmonton Oilers net last season didn’t quite go as he or the team had hoped. But, he believes the lessons learned last winter have made him a better goalie this year.
Maxime Lagace, a guy who was barely on the radar among Dallas goaltending prospects a couple of years ago, is putting himself in position to be the Dallas Stars' No. 3 goaltender heading into this season.
Adrian Kempe scored 11 goals and 28 points last season for the Ontario Reign.There are job openings, particularly on the Kings’ third and fourth lines, and there’s little doubt that Kempe could get a good look from the coaches as training camp continues.
After a solid season with the San Antonio Rampage, the Vancouver Canucks appear to be giving Croatia-born Borna Rendulic a fair chance, playing the 24-year-old winger at training camp alongside Sven Baertschi and Bo Horvat.
Nikita Scherbak is hopeful that his sophomore year in the pros will be far more memorable than his freshman campaign. A now healthy Scherbak is back to the business of fighting for a roster spot in Montreal.
Just a few years ago, Nathan Lieuwen was an up-and-coming goaltending prospect in the Buffalo Sabres organization. Now, he is healthy, in camp with the Colorado Avalanche on an AHL contract and looking to get his career back on track.
This season, the Sharks will have to decide whether to seek a backup goalie from outside the organization or go the distance with one of from their own stable. To that extent, Aaron Dell and Troy Grosenick could be excused for feeling a sense of urgency.
Justin Falk, fresh off a Calder Cup win with the (then) Lake Erie Monsters, has his sights set on earning a job on defense with the Buffalo Sabres.
Jared Bednar ate, slept, breathed and lived hockey growing up in rural Saskatchewan. From years of playing and coaching, Bednar has more than earned his stint with the Colorado Avalanche.
While his NHL playing days are over and his future after this season is unclear, Tom Kostopoulos has proven he can still contribute at the AHL level. He registered 19 goals with the Penguins last season, along with 52 points.
Walter Bush, the former AHL team owner, USA Hockey president and primary founder of the Minnesota North Stars, died Thursday. He was 86.
The Grand Rapids Griffins have signed veteran forward Daniel Cleary to a one-year contract and have signed defenseman Ryan Sproul to a two-year contract.
In his first full pro season, Brandon Montour was rank second among American Hockey League defensemen in scoring. His 57 points also tied for the lead on the San Diego Gulls.
Both Radek Faksa and Esa Lindell are using World Cup experience as an opening audition to regular roles in Dallas.
The Albany Devils have signed forward Ben Sexton to a one-year American Hockey League contract.
Rochester Americans Hall of Fame defenseman Richie Dunn, whose smile and laughter eased the tension and pressures felt by hockey teams at crunch time, has died.
The Manitoba Moose announced that the team has signed forward Scott Glennie to a professional tryout agreement.
The American Hockey League today announced its composite 2016 preseason schedule, leading up to the start of the league's 81st campaign next month.
Jonny Brodzinski wants to pick up where he left off — where he was with his game before suffering a significant hand injury in last season’s Calder Cup playoffs with the Ontario Reign.
- Grant hoping to secure Sabres roster spot
- Brossoit determined to find NHL form
- Lagace off to strong start in camp
- Adrian Kempe preparing for a statement season
- From Croatia, Rendulic hopes to make history
- Scherbak is out to earn roster spot in Montreal
- Nathan Lieuwen out to prove how good he can be
- Dell, Grosenick hope to seize opportunity with Sharks