Garry GalleyGarry spent 16 seasons in the NHL playing in over 1,000 games, signing initially as a fifth-round pick with the L.A. Kings in 1983. He would go on to play defence with the Washington Capitals, Boston Bruins, Philadelphia Flyers, Buffalo Sabres and the New York Islanders. During his 1,149-game career, he scored 125 goals and 474 assists for a total of 599 points, and appeared in two NHL All-Star games (1991 and 1994).
Galley’s previous work as a broadcaster includes a radio show on Ottawa’s Team 1200 and serving as an analyst on Rogers Sportsnet for Ottawa Senators games.
Training the defencemen and goaltenders of the future is the focus of position-specific hockey camps Galley runs through his company, 3-G Hockey Consulting Inc. He lives in Ottawa with his wife Terry-Lynn and three children, Shaylnn, Wyatt and Blake.
Sweden has selected Jhonas Enroth to replace injured goaltender Robin Lehner on its World Cup of Hockey roster. Lehner was bothered by an ankle injury last season while playing for the Buffalo Sabres. Sweden coach Rikard Gronborg said Lehner had not recovered 100 per cent. more »
The Colorado Avalanche have hired Jared Bednar as their new head coach. Bednar replaces Patrick Roy, who abruptly stepped down as coach and vice president of hockey operations earlier this month. more »
The New York Rangers have agreed to terms with forward Brandon Pirri on a $1.1 million US, one-year deal. The 25-year-old Pirri spent last season with the Florida Panthers and Anaheim Ducks, recording 14 goals and 15 assists in 61 games. His 29 points were a career high. more »
Watch coverage of the IAAF Diamond League track and field meet in Paris on Saturday, featuring Canadian pole vaulter Shawn Barber, looking to rebound from subpar performances at the Rio Olympics and meet in Switzerland. more »