1. Giroux Will Be the Butt of Jokes

    The Daily News on Tuesday reported that Johnson, the Eagles' first-round pick last year and their starting right tackle, tested positive for a banned substance and likely will be suspended for the first four games of this season...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 137 reads 0 comments

  2. Flyers' Hextall Remains Calm Amid Free-Agency Storm

    UNDER NORMAL circumstances, Ron Hextall would likely have a pit in his stomach if he saw division rival Washington had acquired two top-four defensemen from the Penguins .....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  3. Flyers Should Take Whatever They Can Get for Vinny Lecavalier

    According to various reports, the Philadelphia Flyers are working hard to find a trade partner for Vincent Lecavalier. In other words, general manager Ron Hextall is spending an inordinate amount of time trying to undo the mistakes of his predecessor...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  4. 5 New York Rangers Prospects Set to Challenge for a Roster Spot in 2014

    After a magical ride that saw the New York Rangers make it all the way to the Stanley Cup Final, general manager Glen Sather was handed a tough task: keeping the Eastern Conference champions intact...

    Andrew Capitelli Written by Andrew Capitelli about 7 days ago 7,832 reads 8 comments

  5. Slater Koekkoek Top Defenseman Prospect for Tampa Bay Lightning

    Defenseman Slater Koekkoek was soaking up some of the spotlight this week at Tampa Bay Lightning prospect camp...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 7 days ago 67 reads 0 comments

  6. Dallas Eakins Coach of Edmonton Oilers Eager to Start Season

    The Edmonton Oilers will have a lot of new pieces when they head to training camp in September. Coach Dallas Eakins is excited about the newcomers and what they can bring to a franchise ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 7 days ago 81 reads 0 comments

  7. Next Set of Tasks Looms for Penguins GM Jim Rutherford

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 233 reads 0 comments

  8. Caps Sign Forwards Kennedy, Newbury

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 7 days ago 206 reads 0 comments

  9. Lightning Sign Sustr, Have a Really Deep Defense

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 7 days ago 49 reads 0 comments

  10. NHL Trade Rumors: Latest on Vincent Lecavalier, Mike Green and More

    As free agency continues to grab headlines, those teams that have been unable to attract talent on the open market will now look to the trade market to find stars to fill the holes on their rosters...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 7 days ago 2,808 reads 0 comments

  11. Alex Chiasson Prepared for Pressure After Being Traded to Ottawa Senators

    Alex Chiasson is going to play under a microscope this season. That's what happens when you're the key piece in a trade that involves a franchise player...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 7 days ago 59 reads 0 comments

  12. Capitals Sign Tim Kennedy, Kris Newbury

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have signed forwards Tim Kennedy and Kris Newbury to one-year, two-way contracts, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 7 days ago 166 reads 0 comments

  13. Canes Agree to Terms with Ben Holmstrom

    RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes , today announced that the team has agreed to terms with center Ben Holmstrom on a one-year, two-way contract...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 7 days ago 91 reads 0 comments

  14. Maple Leafs Rumors: Toronto Must Be More Aggressive in Pursuit of Upgrades

    The ho-hum offseason for the mediocre Toronto Maple Leafs continues. Fans were enthused after the franchise grabbed William Nylander at No. 8 overall in the 2014 draft, but free agency has been a serious exercise in patience...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 days ago 6,502 reads 4 comments

  15. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Toronto Maple Leafs in 2014 Free Agency

    The Toronto Maple Leafs opted not to swing for the fences in 2014 during the recent free-agent signing frenzy...

    James Onusko Written by James Onusko about 7 days ago 6,789 reads 63 comments

  16. Paul Byron Re-Signs with Flames

    The Calgary Flames on Thursday re-signed forward Paul Byron to a one year contract. No financial terms were disclosed...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 7 days ago 48 reads 0 comments

  17. Report: Kassian Signs 2-Year $3.5M Deal

    The Vancouver Canucks re-signed forward Zack Kassian to a two-year, $3.5 million deal on Thursday, according to the Vancouver Sun's Elliott Pap...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 7 days ago 271 reads 0 comments

  18. Potential Replacements for Former New York Ranger Benoit Pouliot

    As reported by NHL.com , Benoit Pouliot is now a member of the Edmonton Oilers ; therefore, he will not be a member of the Broadway Blueshirts come October 2014. The departure of the 2005 No...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 7 days ago 6,675 reads 27 comments

  19. Kassian Signs 2-Year $3.5M Deal

    BREAKING: Canucks reach agreement with RW Zack Kassian on 2-year deal worth $3.5 million. Cap hit of $1.75 million...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 7 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  20. Los Angeles Kings' Best and Worst Moves in Free Agency so Far

    With the core of the team signed long term, the Los Angeles Kings were in a better position than most teams heading into the 2014 free-agent frenzy...

    Eric McKelvie Written by Eric McKelvie about 8 days ago 3,391 reads 3 comments

  21. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Pittsburgh Penguins in 2014 Free Agency

    As they head into the 2014-15 NHL season, the Pittsburgh Penguins have plenty of new faces on both the offensive and defensive sides of the puck thanks to the wonderful work done in free agency by general manager Jim Rutherford and his staff...

    Joseph Sykes Written by Joseph Sykes about 8 days ago 3,905 reads 4 comments

  22. Pens Sign Steve Downie; 'Liberties' Won't Be Taken on Crosby, Malkin

    The Pittsburgh Penguins signed free agent forward Steve Downie to a one-year contract Wednesday. The forward is coming off ear surgery on both ears to improve his hearing...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 8 days ago 1,209 reads 0 comments

  23. Sabres Sign Free-Agent Defenseman Strachan

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) -- The Buffalo Sabres have signed free-agent defenseman Tyson Strachan to a one-year contract...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 8 days ago 286 reads 0 comments

  24. NHL Free Agency 2014: Evaluating Each Carolina Hurricanes Signing

    The Carolina Hurricanes ' love affair with the Toronto Maple Leafs has continued through the start of the NHL free-agency period, as three of the 'Canes five signings to date most recently played in a Leafs uniform...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 8 days ago 1,057 reads 1 comments

  25. Los Angeles Kings Make Smart, Understated Moves Early in Free Agency

    The Los Angeles Kings didn ’t exactly make a splash when free agency opened on Tuesday. With a balanced, well-constructed roster, they didn ’t need to...

    Vinh Cao Written by Vinh Cao about 8 days ago 2,662 reads 3 comments