|Blues' Tarasenko to have hand surgery
The St. Louis Blues announced Sunday that forward Vladimir Tarasenko is scheduled to have hand surgery next week.
|Letang, Bennett cleared for contact
Following a 4-3 loss to the Philadelphia Flyers on Sunday, the Pittsburgh Penguins announced that defenseman Kris Letang and forward Beau Bennett have been cleared by team doctors and are expected to practice on Monday.
|Price set to return to Canadiens' crease
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price will play for the first time since the Winter Olympics when the team hosts the Ottawa Senators on Saturday, head coach Michel Therrien announced during the morning skate.
|Pens' Neal has concussion
Pittsburgh Penguins forward James Neal is sidelined indefinitely because of a concussion.
|Canucks' Kesler sidelined with sprained knee
Vancouver Canucks center Ryan Kesler has a sprained knee and is expected to be sidelined for a couple of weeks.
|Toronto G Bernier leaves game
Toronto Maple Leafs goaltender Jonathan Bernier left Thursday's game against the Los Angeles Kings with a lower-body injury.
|Hurricanes' Pitkanen provides injury update
Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Joni Pitkanen, who has missed the entire season as well as the latter half of last year with a broken heel, issued an update on his recovery.
|Top Shelf: Low-key trade could pay off big for Pens
For a team sitting atop the Eastern Conference standings the Pittsburgh Penguins have certainly flown under the radar in 2013-14.
|Blues' Sobotka set to return
St. Louis Blues forward Vladimir Sobotka received clearance from doctors on Monday and will be in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Edmonton Oilers.
|Caps extend Orlov
The Washington Capitals signed defenseman Dmitry Orlov to a two-year, $4 million contract extension on Thursday.