Posts Tagged Hockey

Oilers sign Connor McDavid to 3-year, entry-level contract

Edmonton Oilers first round pick Connor McDavid takes part in the Edmonton Oilers orientation camp in Edmonton, Alberta, Thursday, July 2, 2015. (Jason Franson/The Canadian Press via AP)

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Connor McDavid played 66 junior games for the Erie Otters this season and seven more at the world junior championship. Even when the hockey stopped, there was more to do.

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Implosion scheduled for hotel; part of hockey arena project

A scale model shows the proposed Red Wings hockey arena hockey and local area plan with mixed use buildings and parking garages Monday, June 29, 2015 at the preview center for "The District", the new entertainment corridor Olympia Entertainment plans to create around the new hockey stadium, located inside Comerica Park.  (Elizabeth Conley/The Detroit News via AP)

DETROIT (AP) — Crews will implode a vacant, 13-story historic hotel to make way for the construction of a new Detroit Red Wings hockey arena.

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Ducks sign new D Kevin Bieksa to 2-year extension thru 2018

In this May 18, 2011, file photo, Vancouver Canucks' Kevin Bieksa celebrates his goal against the San Jose Sharks with teammate Ryan Kesler during the second period of Game 2 of the NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoffs Western Conference finals in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Anaheim Ducks announced Tuesday, June 30, 2015, they have acquired veteran defenseman Bieksa from the Canucks for a second-round pick in the 2016 draft. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Jonathan Hayward, File)

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Defenseman Kevin Bieksa has agreed to a two-year, $8 million contract extension through 2018 with the Anaheim Ducks.

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Caps get Sochi shootout star Oshie from Blues for Brouwer

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — T.J. Oshie is looking forward to joining Alex Ovechkin and Nicklas Backstrom with the Washington Capitals, who acquired the Sochi Olympics shootout star from the St. Louis Blues on Thursday for Troy Brouwer.

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Blackhawks reach deals with D Schilling, Liambas

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Blackhawks have agreed to terms with defensemen Cameron Schilling and Michael Liambas.

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