Morning Hits: Toews, Downie, Emelin, Malhotra, Rakell, Sbisa, Pageau and Scott’s Suspension Video

  • Kevin Gibson: NHL players have been suspended for 60 regular season games, with over $911,000 in fines/salary lost.
  • Scott Powers: Blackhawks Jonathan Toews on if he’d consider returning home and playing for the Jets: “It does run through your mind a little bit, but I always squash that question .. You know I love Chicago. Chicago is my home.”
  • Frank Seravalli: The Flyers expect Steve Downie to play tonight against the Capitals.
  • Andy Strickland: Blues Alex Steen was named to Sweden’s Olympic roster.
  • Yahoo Sports NHL: The Canadiens sign Alexei Emelin to a four-year, $16.4 million contract. Renaud Lavoie: Salary breakdown: 2014-15 $3,900,000 … 2015-16 $3,900,000 … 2016-17 $4,200,000 … 2017-18 $4,400,000.
  • Michael Smith: The Hurricanes sign Manny Malhotra to one-year, two-way deal. Chip Alexander: Malhotra will be at the morning skate and will play against the Lightning.
  • Eric Stephens: The Ducks send defenseman Luca Sbisa to the AHL on a conditioning assignment.

One Comment

  1. Isaiah

    11/01/2013 at 3:14 pm

    Hi This is Isaiah Thompson and I’m a Chicago Blackhawks fan and I think want Antti Raanta to come get the start of his NHL regular season debut with the blackhawks