The Kontinental Hockey League is cutting two clubs for the second season in a row and lowering its salary cap as it tries to revive flagging commercial fortunes.
They also robbed themselves of a chance to compete for a championship.
The 2017-18 NHL season will be Daniel and Henrik Sedins' last, the venerable Vancouver Canucks announced in a letter Monday.
St. Louis Blues forward Scottie Upshall has been ruled out indefinitely with a kidney laceration, the team announced on Monday.
Boston Bruins forward Brad Marchand was fined $5,000 and avoided a suspension after cross-checking Flyers defenceman Andrew MacDonald in the face.
Brandon Carlo would need to be stretchered off after getting his skate caught in the ice and falling.
Foster had not played competitive hockey since his college career at Western Michigan ended in 2006.
Four of the 10 longest consecutive games played streaks in NHL history were active at the start of the 2017-18 season -- and one ended only due to suspension. What's behind this trend, and will NHL teams ever adopt NBA-style rest regimens?