Free agency is less than a month away, which means the most exciting time for hockey enthusiast is approaching rapidly. While hockey fans look for July 1 to arrive as fast as it can once their team has been eliminated from the postseason, front offices hope the tearing off of June 30 from their desktop calendar won’t come too quickly. The closer free agency is, the more anxiety...
The Toronto Maple Leafs may be without a few key components for their goon-ish fourth line when they return to action tonight against the New York Islanders.Both Colton Orr and Carter Ashton are considered day-to-day with injuries, and aren't expected to suit up in the Leaf's first game back - and potentially putting both players on the shelf longer - according to the Toronto...
Toronto Maple Leafs forward Carter Ashton was suspended for two games by the NHL on Friday for boarding Calgary Flames forward Derek Smith this week.
Ashton was given a minor penalty on the play, which occurred late in the second period of Toronto's 4-2 win at Calgary on Wednesday night. Ashton pushed Smith from behind, and Smith crashed heavily into the boards.
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2013
Toronto Maple Leafs forward Carter Ashton has been suspended for two games, without pay, for boarding Calgary Flames forward Derek Smith during NHL Game No. 185 in Calgary on Wednesday, October 30, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today.
Under the terms of the Collective Bargaining Agreement and, based on his average annual salary, Ashton will...
Toronto Maple Leafs forward Carter Ashton will have a conference call hearing on Friday with the NHL Department of Player Safety over his hit on Calgary Flames defenceman Derek Smith.
During Wednesday night's game in Calgary, Ashton drove Smith into the boards from behind.
Toronto Maple Leafs right wing Carter Ashton will have a hearing with the NHL Department of Player Safety on Friday for a hit on Calgary Flames defenseman Derek Smith on Tuesday night at Scotiabank Saddledome.
At 16:56 of the second period, Ashton received a two-minute boarding penalty on the play as well as a five-minute fighting major for an altercation...
via Mike Zeisberger of the Toronto Sun,
... it will be interesting to see if Ashton gets a call from league disciplinarian Brendan Shanahan after he shoved Derek Smith into the boards from behind in the second period.
Carter Ashton received 2 for boarding and 5 for fighting.
Brian Burke, President and General Manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs, announced Monday that the team has obtained forward Carter Ashton from Tampa Bay. In exchange, the Maple Leafs sent defenceman Keith Aulie to the Lightning.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have traded forward Carter Ashton to the Toronto Maple Leafs in exchange for defenseman Keith Aulis.
Aulie appeared in 17 games for the Maple Leafs this season and had two assists. In 57 games over two NHL seasons, the 22-year-old has two goals and four career points.
Lightning general manager Steve Yzerman announced the deal before Monday's NHL trade...
Via AP on Fox
February 27, 2012
One of the main reasons that the Norfolk Admirals have a chance to move into a tie for first place in their division on Wednesday night is because of their fine core of rookies that have tormented AHL defenses since the season started. Among the g...