Marc Bergevin says injuries will keep Montreal Canadiens captain Shea Weber off the ice next season and the veteran defenceman may have played the last game of his hockey career.
The 20-year-old son of Minnesota hockey coach Bob Motzko has died of injuries from a car crash, after the speeding vehicle he was riding in went off the road in a Minneapolis suburb.
Red Wings defenceman Marc Staal re-signs with Detroit as the Vancouver Canucks place forward Jake Virtanen on unconditional waivers. South of the border, Trevor Moore is returning to the Los Angeles Kings on a two-year extension.
After an unsettled season that limited opportunities for junior hockey players and NHL scouts alike, Calgary Flames GM Brad Treliving believes it will take some time before the real winners of this year's draft can be picked.