Markov leaves Canadiens to sign in KHL, may play…

Andrei Markov is leaving the NHL after 16 seasons with the Montreal Canadiens to sign in Russia's Kontinental Hockey League

Canada names Burke as GM, Desjardins as coach for…

Sean Burke will be in charge of picking the roster and Willie Desjardins will coach for Canada at the first Olympics without NHL players since 1994

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The leap left behind, Marcus Foligno seeks more in Minnesota

Minnesota's Marcus Foligno has left the leap, his signature goal celebration adopted from his father, behind in Buffalo

Scuba diver finds HOF ring of former AHL star Dick Gamble

Scuba-diving treasure hunter finds American Hockey League Hall of Fame ring belonging to former AHL star Dick Gamble

Blues avoid arbitration, sign Parayko to $27.5M…

The St. Louis Blues signed defenseman Colton Parayko to a $27.5 million, five-year contract just before the sides were set to go to arbitration

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AHL allowing players on minor league deals to go…

Players on American Hockey League contracts will be eligible to play in the 2018 Winter Olympics

Experience not required: Rookie coaches a growing NHL trend

Communication is being valued over experience as more teams choose first-time NHL head coaches to fill vacancies