Nugent-Hopkins cleared for duty
Star centre Ryan Nugent-Hopkins will make his season debut Monday when Edmonton hosts the New Jersey Devils. Nugent-Hopkins had surgery on his left shoulder on April 23 and was expected to return on Nov. 1. His recovery, however, progressed more quickly than expected.
B's lock up Seidenberg
The Boston Bruins signed defenceman Dennis Seidenberg to a contract extension, rewarding the defencemen that twice helped them reach the Stanley Cup finals with $16 million over the next four years.