Former NHL player Akim Aliu, who accused former Calgary Flames coach Bill Peters of hurling racial slurs at him when the two were in the Chicago Blackhawks organization, expressed optimism Tuesday after meeting with league officials over the allegations. The NHL has launched an investigation into claims Calgary Flames head coach Bill Peters called a black player the n-word while he was managing a minor league team 10 years ago. While the Flames were playing the Penguins on Monday … ex-NHL player Akim Aliu took to Twitter and accused Calgary’s coach of hurling racial slurs at him during ...

Friday's NHL: Flames coach Bill Peters, ex-Wings assistant, quits amid racial-slur allegations General manager Brad Treliving said he received a resignation letter from Peters on Friday that wraps ... When an NHL great passes on, hockey aficionados everywhere feel the impact of his death. This memorial site was created to honor and remember players, coaches and others associated with the ... Former South Carolina Stingray head coaches Jared Bednar, Spencer Carbery and Ryan Warsofsky are having plenty of success during the playoffs in the NHL and AHL.