Halfway through another week. It is a lite week in terms of games with the All-Star Game coming up. Here is the top hockey news of the day for Wednesday, January 23rd. Today’s stories include Oilers fire Peter Chiarelli, Sharks win a thriller over Washington, Corey Perry returns to practice, Pavel Datsyuk eyeing return, Kyle Dubas cool under pressure, and Cam Ward delivers solid performance for Chicago.
Top Hockey News for Wednesday, January 23rd
After another home loss, the end has finally come for Peter Chiarelli as he was fired by Edmonton.
In one of the best games of the night, the Sharks handed the Capitals their sixth straight loss thanks to Tomas Hertl OT hat trick.
For the first time in four months, Corey Perry practiced with the Anaheim Ducks.
After three years in the KHL, and not ready to retire just yet, Pavel Datsyuk is eyeing a return to the NHL.
As the Toronto Maple Leafs continue to struggle, GM Kyle Dubas is not concerned just yet.
Chicago is heading into the All-Star break as Cam Ward delivers a solid performance against the Islanders.