The defending Western Hockey League champion Seattle Thunderbirds agreed in principle to sell the franchise to Dan and Lindsey Leckelt on Friday. The sale still needs to be approved by the WHL's Board of Governors and the City of Kent. Russ Farwell and Colin Campbell, who helped move the franchise
When the Boston Bruins fired Claude Julien in February, Joel Quenneville took over as the longest-serving NHL head coach. Hired in Oct. 2008, Quenneville enters his 10th season with the Chicago Blackhawks amid a continuously rotating cast of coaching peers. Seven teams hired new coaches this off-season
WINDSOR, Ont. — Luke Kutkevicius scored the winner as the Windsor Spitfires opened the 2017-18 Ontario Hockey League season with a 3-1 win over the Saginaw Spirit.
SAINT JOHN, N.B. — Maxime Fortier scored twice and Alexis Gravel stopped 31 shots as the Halifax Mooseheads opened the 2017-18 Quebec Major Junior Hockey League season with a 4-1 win over the Saint John Sea Dogs on Thursday.