Canadian Olympic goaltender Shannon Szabados, a two-time gold medalist, re-signed with the Columbus Cottonmouths of the Southern Professional Hockey League. She made two appearances with the club last year.
The NHL has come out in rather emphatic fashion to shoot down recent reports that expansion is imminent in the league. Maybe it will happen one day, but it's not on the agenda yet, according to league execs.
Randy Carlyle finally accepted the hilarious Ice Bucket Challenge from Mikhail Grabovski and Nikolai Kulemin, with some assistance from sometimes rumored doghouse dwellers Jake Gardiner and Nazem Kadri.