Gordie Howe has gained some strength and is now able to be somewhat mobile, according to a Detroit Free Press report.
Veteran defenseman Bret Hedican has signed a one-year contract with the Anaheim Ducks, the team announced Thursday.
The Senators and Hurricanes did it again -- started wheeling and dealing well ahead of their NHL brethren, that is. And Scott Burnside thinks both teams will reap the rewards.
There are some who naturally compare the veteran Rob Blake to the kid Jack Johnson. Whether or not you agree, the kid is getting one heck of an education.
Colorado players were encouraged after visiting and talking with teammate Steve Moore, who remains hospitalized with a broken neck after being sucker punched by Vancouver's Todd Bertuzzi.