In an out of COVID protocol
Pittsburgh Penguins: Defenseman Kris Letang got here off the COVID protocol record and returned to the lineup final night time.
Kevin Kurz: No person entered or left COVID protocol for the San Jose Sharks. Their record stays.
Forwards: Kevin Labanc, Timo Meier and Matt Nieto.
Defensemen: Erik Karlsson, Jacob Middleton, Radim Simek and Marc-Edouard Vlasic.
Workers: Bob Boughner (coach), Ray Tufts (coach) and Mike Aldrich (gear supervisor).
Sabres purchase Boychuk’s cap hit
Puck Pedia: The New York Islanders have traded defenseman Johnny Boychuk and his $6 million to the Buffalo Sabres (for future issues). Boychuk was on the LTIR with the Islanders however IR for the Sabres. The Sabres are know over the wage ground.
Puck Pedia: “After buying and selling Boychuk, the #Isles go from being a crew over the cap and utilizing LTIR to a crew below the cap. Because of this cap house will now accrue for them, and on the commerce deadline they solely want cap house for 20% of a participant’s annual cap hit.”
Sillinger to stay with the Blue Jackets
Brian Hedger: The Columbus Blue Jackets have informed 2021 first-round draft decide Cole Sillinger that he’ll stay with the crew for the season.
Coyotes declare Wedgewood
Elliotte Friedman: The Arizona Coyotes have claimed goaltender Scott Wedgewood.
NHL.com: Marian Gaborik retired from the NHL yesterday. He introduced it on twitter.
“Formally, ‘That is it.’ It’s been an awesome honor and privilege to play in the perfect league on this planet since I used to be 18 years outdated. The journey has been nothing brief from spectacular, wonderful and unbelievable. Many instances, it’s been a curler coaster, however I at all times discovered the best way again. Saying that, I’m so grateful and grateful to my household, my agent, teammates and coaches.”
Gaborik was drafted third total in 2000 by the Minnesota Wild. He performed 17 seasons for the Wild, New York Rangers, Columbus Blue Jackets, Los Angeles Kings and Ottawa Senators.
He completed with 407 objectives, 408 assists for 815 factors in 1,035 video games.
Right here’s Gaborik’s profession timeline. Hell of a participant. pic.twitter.com/6dTQPSxOBY
— JFresh (@JFreshHockey) November 4, 2021
Marian Gaborik formally pronounces his retirement. He hadn’t performed within the NHL since 2017-2018. 1.035 video games. 1 Stanley Cup. A whole lot of objectives. Enjoyable to look at participant. Congrats on an awesome profession! pic.twitter.com/Xbgcl2A3oX
— Andy & Rono 📊 (@HockeyStatsCZ) November 4, 2021