The weekend is here as we bring you a special edition of the Saturday Headlines. Here is the top hockey news of the day for Saturday February 2nd. Today’s stories include Derick Brassard traded, Lightning win a thrilling game, Red Kelly Jersey Number Retired, Red Wings win on Red Kelly Night, Mika Zibanejad’s hat trick powers Rangers, Capitals end 7-game skid, and Patrick Kane records 900th career point.
Top Hockey News for Saturday, February 2nd
In the blockbuster deal of the week, Derick Brassard was traded to Florida for Nick Bjugstad.
In one of the best goaltending battles of the year, the Lightning edged the Islanders in a shootout.
Red Kelly had his jersey number 4 retired by the Red Wings Friday night.
On Red Kelly night it was the Red Wings prevailing over the Maple Leafs.
Mika Zibanejad recorded his second career hat trick in win over New Jersey.
Evgeny Kuznetsov scores a late goal to end the Capitals 7-game losing streak.
In front of his friends and family, Patrick Kane recorded his 900th career point in his 900th career NHL game.