NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said he spoke with New York Islanders owner Charles Wang as recently as Tuesday morning and that Wang has received a "number of expressions of interest" in the potential sale of the team.
John Tavares suffered a torn MCL and torn meniscus in the second period of Team Canada's quarterfinal win on Wednesday and will miss the remainder of the NHL season, the New York Islanders announced Thursday.
NEW YORK -- New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist will not play Tuesday night against the Islanders at Madison Square Garden. According to the team, Lundqvist is sick and backup net minder Cam Talbot will start.
Rick DiPietro's attempt at making a comeback did not last long, as the beleaguered goaltender was released from his professional tryout (PTO) contract with the Carolina Hurricanes' minor-league team Tuesday.