ANA | ATL | BOS | BUF | CGY | CAR | CHI | COL | CBS | DAL |
DET | EDM | FLA | LA | QUE | MTL | NYI | NYR | NAS | NJ |
OTT | PHI | ARI | PIT | SJ | STL | TB | TOR | VAN | WSH |

14-9-2004 Magnus Arvedson injured.
Magnus Arvedson (OTT) suffered abdomen injury during the game in an incident with Chris Neil (BUF). He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month. Yeah it hurts, hurts me to watch the game from the press box for a month or so, was his answer to a reporter question after the game.

13-9-2004 Lanny McDonald injured.
Lanny McDonald (SJ) suffered thigh injury during the game in an incident with Willie Mitchell (QUE). He is expected to be sidelined for more than a month. I just kind of rolled over his back and I couldn't get my arm down to brace myself, so I landed awkwardly, he commented to the press.

12-9-2004 Player of the week: Owen Nolan (R)
NHL has awarded Owen Nolan (R) of Columbus Blue Jackets as Player Of The Week He registered 3 goals and 2 assists for 5 points in 3 games last week. He also had 1 game winning goal.

A native of Canada, Owen Nolan was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 857 NHL games during his career, notching 326 goals and adding 326 assists along with 1468 penalty minutes. The 32 year old right wing has played 3 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 3+2=5 with 2 PIM.


12-9-2004 League suspends Jason Pominville
The league board has suspended Atlanta Thrashers player Jason Pominville for 3 fighting three times in a game against Florida Panthers.

9-9-2004 Adam Oates injured.
Adam Oates (WSH) suffered leg injury during the game in an incident with Scott Kelman (CBS). He is expected to be sidelined for a couple of months. 1-2 months of no hockey will be harder to deal with than this injury believe me, he said when he was taken off the ice.

5-9-2004 Player of the week: Mats Sundin (C)
NHL has awarded Mats Sundin (C) of Pittsburgh Penguins as Player Of The Week He registered 1 goals and 1 assists for 2 points in 1 games last week. He also had 1 game winning goal.

A native of Sweden, Mats Sundin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 1013 NHL games during his career, notching 408 goals and adding 567 assists along with 681 penalty minutes. The 33 year old center has played 1 games with the Pittsburgh Penguins this season, totalling 1+1=2 with 0 PIM.


5-9-2004 League suspends Randy McKay
The league board has suspended New Jersey Devils player Randy McKay for 3 fighting three times in a game against New York Islanders.

1-9-2004 CBS-STL trade
Columbus Blue Jackets traded Johnny Bower to St. Louis Blues for Josh Holden and BOS's round 2 pick in 2006

A native of Canada, Josh Holden was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 1996 entry draft. He has appeared in 210 NHL games during his career, notching 26 goals and adding 36 assists along with 22 penalty minutes. The 34 year old left wing is waiting for a good start this season.

A native of Latvia, Johnny Bower, was originally signed as a free agent to the NHL. He has appeared in 213 NHL games during his career, booking 11 career shutouts and allowing 486 goals. The 30 year old goaltender is looking forward for the start of the season.


1-9-2004 ANA-WSH trade
Anaheim Ducks traded Petr Nedved to Washington Capitals for Boyd Gordon

A native of Czech, Boyd Gordon was originally drafted to the NHL by the Washington Capitals in the 6th round of the 2001 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 21 year old center is expecting a good season for the team.

A native of Czech, Petr Nedved was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 1990 entry draft. He has appeared in 812 NHL games during his career, notching 303 goals and adding 369 assists along with 466 penalty minutes. The 32 year old center is looking forward for the start of the season.


30-6-2004 Guy Hebert retires
Guy Hebert has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Rob Ray retires
Rob Ray has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Rob DiMaio retires
Rob DiMaio has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Stephane Quintal retires
Stephane Quintal has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Shjon Podein retires
Shjon Podein has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Robert Kron retires
Robert Kron has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Frantisek Kucera retires
Frantisek Kucera has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Robert Svehla retires
Robert Svehla has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Benoit Brunet retires
Benoit Brunet has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Claude Lapointe retires
Claude Lapointe has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Vladimir Malakhov retires
Vladimir Malakhov has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Rich Pilon retires
Rich Pilon has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Tom Fitzgerald retires
Tom Fitzgerald has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Jyrki Lumme retires
Jyrki Lumme has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

30-6-2004 Martin St. Louis retires
Martin St. Louis has announced his retirement from professional hockey.

20-6-2004 CBS-CHI trade
Columbus Blue Jackets traded René Robert, Bryan Allen and CBS's round 3 pick in 2006 to Chicago Blackhawks for Phil Housley

A native of USA, Phil Housley was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 1982 entry draft. He has appeared in 1522 NHL games during his career, notching 327 goals and adding 915 assists along with 770 penalty minutes. The 30 year old defenseman has played 82 games with the Chicago Blackhawks this season, totalling 6+36=42 with 2 PIM.

A native of Canada, René Robert was originally drafted to the NHL by the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 4th round of the 1986 entry draft. He has appeared in 704 NHL games during his career, notching 231 goals and adding 288 assists along with 713 penalty minutes. The 30 year old left wing has played 79 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 18+18=36 with 48 PIM.

A native of Canada, Bryan Allen was originally drafted to the NHL by the Vancouver Canucks in the 1st round of the 1998 entry draft. He has appeared in 88 NHL games during his career, notching 4 goals and adding 22 assists along with 52 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 4+22=26 with 52 PIM.


20-6-2004 CBS-BOS trade
Columbus Blue Jackets traded David Tanabe to Boston Bruins for Kyle McLaren and Tim Thomas

A native of Canada, Kyle McLaren was originally drafted to the NHL by the Boston Bruins in the 1st round of the 1995 entry draft. He has appeared in 543 NHL games during his career, notching 46 goals and adding 136 assists along with 460 penalty minutes. The 27 year old defenseman has played 82 games with the Boston Bruins this season, totalling 8+26=34 with 42 PIM.

A native of USA, Tim Thomas was originally drafted to the NHL by the Colorado Avalanche in the 9th round of the 1994 entry draft. He has not yet played at NHL level. The 27 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Boston Bruins this season. He has played 82 games with the Providence Bruins this season, totalling 0+1=1 with 0 PIM.

A native of USA, David Tanabe was originally drafted to the NHL by the Carolina Hurricanes in the 1st round of the 1994 entry draft. He has appeared in 187 NHL games during his career, notching 16 goals and adding 53 assists along with 109 penalty minutes. The 23 year old defenseman has played 82 games with the Columbus Blue Jackets this season, totalling 5+31=36 with 53 PIM.


20-6-2004 BOS-PHI trade
Boston Bruins traded Bill Guerin to Philadelphia Flyers for PHI's round 2 pick in 2005 and PHI's round 2 pick in 2006

A native of USA, Bill Guerin was originally drafted to the NHL by the New Jersey Devils in the 1st round of the 1989 entry draft. He has appeared in 819 NHL games during his career, notching 271 goals and adding 283 assists along with 1089 penalty minutes. The 33 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Boston Bruins this season, totalling 18+24=42 with 43 PIM.


20-6-2004 BUF-ANA trade
Buffalo Sabres traded Chris Gratton and Artem Kruikov to Anaheim Ducks for ANA's round 1 pick in 2005

A native of Canada, Chris Gratton was originally drafted to the NHL by the Tampa Bay Lightning in the 1st round of the 1993 entry draft. He has appeared in 766 NHL games during his career, notching 148 goals and adding 253 assists along with 1144 penalty minutes. The 28 year old right wing has played 82 games with the Buffalo Sabres this season, totalling 7+13=20 with 48 PIM.

A native of Russia, Artem Kruikov was originally drafted to the NHL by the Buffalo Sabres in the 1st round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 82 NHL games during his career, notching 7 goals and adding 13 assists along with 30 penalty minutes. The 22 year old left wing has played 82 games with the Buffalo Sabres this season, totalling 7+13=20 with 30 PIM.


20-6-2004 ATL-ANA trade
Atlanta Thrashers traded Ilya Nikulin and ATL's round 5 pick in 2008 to Anaheim Ducks for ANA's round 5 pick in 2008

A native of Russia, Ilya Nikulin was originally drafted to the NHL by the Atlanta Thrashers in the 2nd round of the 2000 entry draft. He has appeared in 82 NHL games during his career, notching 2 goals and adding 10 assists along with 16 penalty minutes. The 22 year old defenseman has played 82 games with the Atlanta Thrashers this season, totalling 2+10=12 with 16 PIM.


20-6-2004 ATL-PHI trade
Atlanta Thrashers traded ATL's round 3 pick in 2005 and ATL's round 4 pick in 2005 to Philadelphia Flyers for Maxime Ouellet

A native of Canada, Maxime Ouellet was originally drafted to the NHL by the Philadelphia Flyers in the 1st round of the 1999 entry draft. He has appeared in 18 NHL games during his career, booking 0 career shutouts and allowing 65 goals. The 23 year old goaltender has not yet played for the Philadelphia Flyers this season.


Eastside Hockey Manager