Tags: National Hockey League

Russ Conway, 70, Dies; His Reporting Led to a Hockey Boss’s Downfall

Russ Conway, whose exposés in a Massachusetts newspaper uncovered corruption by the leader of the National Hockey League’s players’ union and led to his convictions for fraud, died on Tuesday at his home in Haverhill, Mass. He was 70. His lawyer, Peter Caruso, confirmed the death. He said Mr. Conway received a diagnosis of heart…

Seattle’s New N.H.L. Team Chooses Ron Francis as G.M.

SEATTLE — Ron Francis has all kinds of eye-popping statistics attached to his Hall of Fame career. He averaged more than point a game, is second in N.H.L. history in assists behind Wayne Gretzky and fifth in career points. When chief executive Tod Leiweke and the ownership group of the Seattle N.H.L. expansion team looked…

Devils Acquire P.K. Subban on a Busy Second Day of the N.H.L. Draft

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — After acquiring the potential franchise center Jack Hughes with the first pick of the N.H.L. draft on Friday, the Devils made another splash on Saturday, the second day of the draft. Before the day’s selections had begun, they announced that they had acquired defenseman P.K. Subban from the Nashville Predators in…