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  • Wild D Scandella suspended 2 games by NHL for hit

    December 10, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) - The NHL has suspended Minnesota Wild defenseman Marco Scandella for two games for a hit to the head of New York Islanders forward Brock Nelson.The ban was handed down by the league's Department of Player Safety on Wednesday, one day after the Wild's 5-4 home win over New York. Scandella struck Nelson with 2:28 left in the game and was given a minor penalty for an illegal check to the head.

  • Hockey stars say goodbye to Jean Beliveau

    December 10, 2014

    MONTREAL (AP) - ''Le Gros Bill'' would have been touched.Hundreds of fans, many clad in his famed No. 4 jersey, and a who's who of hockey stars and politicians paid an emotional farewell to Montreal Canadiens great Jean Beliveau on a snowy Wednesday.

  • Coyotes recall defenseman David Schlemko

    December 10, 2014

    GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) - The Arizona Coyotes recalled defenseman David Schlemko from Portland of the American Hockey League on Wednesday.The 27-year-old Schlemko has a goal and three assists in 15 games for the Coyotes this season. He had a goal and three assists in two games for Portland.

  • Wild's Ballard has facial fractures, concussion

    December 10, 2014

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota Wild defenseman Keith Ballard has been released from the hospital, diagnosed with multiple facial fractures and a concussion after a collision with the boards.The Wild announced Wednesday that Ballard will be out indefinitely.

  • Blue Jackets activate Goloubef, send Rychel to AHL

    December 10, 2014

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated defenseman Cody Goloubef off injured reserve and have loaned him on a conditioning assignment to their American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Massachusetts.The club also assigned left wing Kerby Rychel to Springfield.