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Hurricanes' Michal Jordan ready to make NHL impact

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Michal Jordan doesn't mind being teased about his name, especially in North Carolina, but his hockey career is no joking matter.

When the Carolina Hurricanes assigned Jordan to the Charlotte Checkers of the AHL out of preseason ...

Crawford, Keith set to return for Blackhawks

Corey Crawford will return to the crease for the Chicago Blackhawks when they face the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night at Nationwide Arena.

The veteran goaltender missed the last eight games with a left ankle injury suffered when he ...

Penguins' Maatta tests positive for mumps

Penguins defenseman Olli Maatta is the latest NHL player to be diagnosed with mumps.

The Penguins announced the diagnosis Friday morning. He is currently on injured reserve due to an undisclosed injury.

Robert Bortuzzo and goaltender Thomas ...

Slumping Kings rally for win over Blues, 6-4

LOS ANGELES--Asked Thursday morning to explain why the Los Angeles Kings had lost five of their previous six games, defenseman Drew Doughty couldn't quite come up with an explanation.

But he was sure of one thing: that no matter their problems, ...

Sharks rally to top Oilers, 4-3

SAN JOSE, Calif.--San Jose Sharks coach Todd McLellan felt it might take some time for his team to get its rhythm back after a four-day layoff between games. And roughly midway through the third period of Thursday's game against the Edmonton ...