Former Carolina Hurricanes assistant Tom Rowe was hired as head coach of Lokomotiv Yaroslavl as the Russian club rebuilds after all of its players, coaches and staff were killed in a plane crash.
Pittsburgh Penguins players Sergei Gonchar and Evgeni Malkin will join up with the Russia team at the ice hockey world championship in the next few days.
All hockey roads were supposed to lead Mark Johnson to a men's head-coaching job. But the former "Miracle on Ice" star has found that the road less traveled was the plan all along.
The United States got goals from six different scorers to open the ice hockey world championships on Friday with a 6-2 thrashing of Austria.