The Florida Panthers fired head coach Kevin Dineen and assistants Gord Murphy and Craig Ramsay after starting the season 3-9-4.
Vincent Viola, former chairman of the New York Mercantile Exchange and founder of Virtu Financial Inc., bought the Florida Panthers, the National Hockey League team with the fewest wins last season.
New York Rangers captain Ryan Callahan will miss three to four weeks of the National Hockey League season after breaking his thumb in a 2-0 win against the Washington Capitals two days ago.
The Philadelphia Flyers fired coach Peter Laviolette and replaced him with Craig Berube following an 0-3 start in which the team was outscored 9-3.
Radim Vrbata scored three goals as the Phoenix Coyotes won 4-1 to hand Alain Vigneault a defeat in his first National Hockey League regular-season game as coach of the New York Rangers.
The Florida Panthers fired an undisclosed number of employees, three days into the National Hockey League’s lockout.
Gary Harding has been going to Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum since 1972, when he was 9 and both the venue and its New York Islanders National Hockey League team were new.
The Florida Panthers fired coach Peter DeBoer after the team finished last in the National Hockey League’s Eastern Conference.
The Colorado Avalanche took 17-year- old center Nathan MacKinnon with the No. 1 pick in the National Hockey League draft, while the New Jersey Devils acquired a possible successor for goaltender Martin Brodeur.
Daniel Alfredsson has agreed to a one-year contract with the Detroit Red Wings after spending his entire 17-year National Hockey League career with the Ottawa Senators.