Simon Gagne suited up in 23 games with the Boston Bruins last season, scoring three goals. (Bruins.NHL.com)
Longtime left winger Simon Gagne on Tuesday announced his retirement, after 14 NHL seasons.
Gagne last suited up for the Boston Bruins, scoring three goals and one assist over 23 games in 2014-15. He took a leave of absence from the team in December to be with his father, Pierre, and did not return following his death.
NHL DRAFT 2015
The first round of the NHL Draft has come and gone, bringing about its usual excitement, unpredictability and the inevitable booing of Gary Bettman.
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The Chicago Blackhawks hoisted the Stanley Cup for the 3rd time in 6 years on Monday night. For the first time in 77 years the cup was won on Chicago ice. Of course whenever the is a winner, their must also be a loser, below we look at some of the great stories in the Finals vs. some of the sad ones. Read more
CM Punk takes on Hulk Hogan
The Tampa Bay Lightning have taken a 2-1 series lead against the Chicago Blackhawks in the quest for the Cup. While they go at it on the ice, two former WWE megastars are squaring off on social media. Read more
CM Punk (via Twitter)
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Tampa fans show their appreciation for the Rangers (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)
The Tampa Bay Lightning have set the precedent here and their fans are taking it up to another level. A recent article in the NY Times highlighted exactly what the Lightning have been doing to ensure “as much of a hometown environment for the Lightning players and our season-ticket holders as we can”. Read more
Steven Stamkos beats Carey Price (Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)
The Tampa Bay Lightning are in the ECF for the first time since 2011 and await tonight’s game 7 victor at Madison Square Garden. Read more
Doug Pensinger/Getty ImagesReferee Brad Watson
Yesterday in game two of the Lightning and Canadiens series, Brandon Prust
lost it on the ice and off of it. Late in the third period, with his team down 6-2 and heading for a loss, Prust bumped Tampa goalie, Ben Bishop
(again) and fought Braydon Coburn
. Read more
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What will be a rematch of last year’s Eastern Quarter-Final, the Tampa Bay Lightning are hoping to get some revenge on the Montreal Canadiens. During the season, Tampa won all five games against Montreal. Although things are different in the playoffs, the Lighting should be confident going into a series against the Canadiens. Read more
Hockey fans witnessed an exciting bout of games last night as the puck dropped on the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs. There was plenty to talk about after the events unfolded, and the good news is there is more to come. Read more