Jamal Mayers officially announced his retirement from the NHL after 15 seasons on Friday.
Negotiations between hockey owners and players are going so well that NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman says he's "pleased with the process" -- even if he has been left outside the latest rounds of discussions.
Blackhawks forward Dave Bolland is questionable for Thursday's game, which might lead to more lineup changes.
The day after a 6-2 drubbing by the Vancouver Canucks, Chicago Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville made massive lineup changes which included the return of injured defenseman Duncan Keith to practice.
The Toronto Maple Leafs acquired veteran forward Jamal Mayers from the St. Louis Blues on Thursday for a third-round pick in this weekend's draft.
Ryan Johnson scored his fifth goal of the season as the Blues snapped a six-game skid with a 3-2 victory over the Kings on Tuesday night.
Manny Legace stopped 24 shots and Jamal Mayers scored two goals to lead St. Louis to a 3-0 victory over Calgary on Sunday.
Blues forward Jamal Mayers was placed on injured reserve Tuesday and will be sidelined six to eight weeks after breaking his foot in a victory over Calgary on Monday.
Keith Tkachuk and Jamal Mayers each scored their eighth goals of the season and goalie Curtis Sanford made 21 saves as the Blues shut out the Penguins 3-0.