AHL announces violation of PESP

Kieffer Bellows has violated the terms of the AHL/PHPA Performance Enhancing Substances Program. All applicable discipline has been issued and satisfied.

Verhaeghe has battled every step of the way

When you watch Carter Verhaeghe on the ice with the Lightning, he’s a player who battles every shift — and that’s a perfect way to describe his road to the National Hockey League.

Islanders, Maple Leafs deal

The New York Islanders have acquired defenseman Jordan Schmaltz from the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for forward Matt Lorito.

Devils acquire Quenneville from Islanders

The New Jersey Devils have acquired defenseman David Quenneville and a second-round pick in the 2021 NHL Draft from the New York Islanders in exchange for defenseman Andy Greene.

Bellows bursting onto NHL scene with Islanders

Kieffer Bellows said he was planning to give the puck from his first NHL goal to his parents, who were both in attendance at Barclays Center for Thursday’s Islanders-Kings game. It’s an easy decision when you’ve got a second puck to spare.