On April 2014, the Philadelphia Flyers signed defenseman Andrew MacDonald to a six-year, $30 million extension. Less than 18 months later, the Flyers are placing him on waivers.
Newly acquired enforcer, Zack Kassian, was implicated in a car accident after the person driving his Ford lost control of his vehicle and smashed into a tree. He was taken to the hospital with minor injuries by ambulance and the Montreal Canadiens' doctors are now supervising him with his injuries.
The Carolina Hurricanes today announced that American-born defensemen Justin Faulk, John-Michael Liles and James Wisniewski have created a new program to provide a full game-night experience for military members and their families. The three defensemen launched the program, called “True Defenders,” on Thursday, delivering tickets to the North Carolina National Guard in Raleigh.