1. Laying Out 2017 Hart Trophy Cases for NHL's Top Candidates

    With the end of the 2016-17 NHL regular season in sight, awards talk is heating up. Voting for regular-season awards will be completed before the playoffs begin in April, so time is running out for the top candidates to make their cases...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 months ago 15,577 reads 0 comments

  2. Bold Predictions for the Rest of the 2016-17 NHL Season

    The stretch run for the 2016-17 NHL season is underway in earnest. All teams are now into the final 15 games of their regular season...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 months ago 46,027 reads 0 comments

  3. Red-Hot NHL Players Who Have Overcome Slow Starts to This Season

    Through the long grind of an 82-game NHL regular season, most players experience peaks and valleys in their performances. The hot streaks can be fueled by any combination of solid team play, surging linemates, favorable schedules or just plain luck...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 14,083 reads 0 comments

  4. Dark-Horse Candidates for 2017 NHL Awards

    With just over two months remaining in the 2016-17 NHL regular season, several notable stars are establishing themselves as favorites to win the league's major individual awards...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 4 months ago 9,053 reads 0 comments

  5. The Biggest Weakness for the Top Stanley Cup Contenders in 2016-17

    Now past the midpoint of the 2016-17 NHL season, potential Stanley Cup contenders are separating themselves from other clubs in the standings. Among them are the Washington Capitals and Minnesota Wild...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 4 months ago 16,869 reads 0 comments

  6. Brent Burns Making a Strong Case to Join Rare Club of Hart Trophy-Winning D-Men

    DENVER — Brent Burns should win the Hart Trophy. Forget just the Norris Trophy, as the NHL 's best defenseman...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 4 months ago 10,165 reads 0 comments

  7. Ranking the Top Norris Trophy Candidates in 2016-17

    As we pass the halfway point of the season and reach the All-Star break, it gives fans time to check in on great performances and contenders for each of the major awards...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 4 months ago 625 reads 0 comments

  8. Brent Burns, Sharks Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The San Jose Sharks signed defenseman Brent Burns to an eight-year extension on Tuesday, according to NHL.com . The 31-year-old is in his 13th season in the NHL and helped the Sharks appear in their first Stanley Cup Final last season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 6 months ago 5,243 reads 10 comments

  9. Behind the Beard: Sharks D-Man Brent Burns Is Full of Quirky Contradictions

    SAN JOSE, Calif. — Brent Burns isn't having such a fun time answering reporters' stock questions on a recent off day in the Western Conference Final...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 12 months ago 18,277 reads 30 comments