Nikita Kucherov and Steven Stamkos each had two goals and an assist, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Carolina Hurricanes 6-4 on Saturday to open a commanding lead in their second-round playoff series.
Quebec's Health Department says the Montreal Canadiens have made a request to increase capacity during home games at the Bell Centre.
Akim Aliu has been pushing for change in the sport since 2019. He teamed up with eight other NHLers last June to form the Hockey Diversity Alliance. The group's goal is to "eradicate racism and intolerance in hockey." As the group hits the one-year anniversary mark, Aliu thinks it has made a difference.
After a decade in coaching, including the past seven years as a Columbus assistant, Larsen was introduced Friday as the Blue Jackets' new coach.