1. Todd Richards Fired as Blue Jackets Head Coach, John Tortorella Hired

    After a disastrous 0-7 start to the 2015-16 season, the Columbus Blue Jackets fired head coach Todd Richards on Wednesday and hired former Stanley Cup-winning coach John Tortorella to replace him...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 months ago 10,831 reads 46 comments

  2. How Long Will the Glass Stay Half-Full for Mike Babcock and the Maple Leafs?

    Right now for Mike Babcock in Toronto, the sun is still shining, the birds (Blue Jays especially) are still chirping and the honeymoon phase with Maple Leafs fans still seems lovey-dovey...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 7 months ago 5,451 reads 16 comments

  3. Will Duncan Keith's Injury Be a Blessing in Disguise for the Blackhawks?

    It used to be that the words "knee surgery" and "hockey player" thrown together cast a dark pall over a player's future...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 7 months ago 12,783 reads 30 comments

  4. Duncan Keith Injury: Updates on Blackhawks Star's Knee Surgery and Recovery

    Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Duncan Keith leads his team in ice time per game this season, averaging over 24 minutes. The organization has been without one of its most indispensable players since he underwent knee surgery on Oct...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 5,919 reads 27 comments

  5. Tomas Plekanec, Canadiens Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Montreal Canadiens announced a two-year contract extension for center Tomas Plekanec on Friday. He's now signed through the 2017-18 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 2,844 reads 7 comments

  6. Logan Couture Injury: Updates on Sharks Star's Leg and Recovery

    San Jose Sharks forward Logan Couture will undergo surgery and miss more than one month of game action as a result of a fractured fibula suffered during practice...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 7 months ago 8,397 reads 6 comments

  7. Patrick Sharp Brings Veteran Savvy to New Home with Stars After Blackhawks Exit

    DENVER — Of all the sacrifices the Chicago Blackhawks have had to make to the salary-cap gods in the past few years, the one involving Patrick Sharp might have been the hardest for both sides...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 8 months ago 3,874 reads 7 comments

  8. Darryl Sydor, Wild Assistant Coach, Pleads Guilty to DUI

    According to Michael Russo of the Star Tribune , Minnesota Wild assistant coach Darryl Sydor “pleaded guilty to second-degree driving while impaired Monday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 4,883 reads 3 comments

  9. Nashville Predators Have to Prove They're Not Just a Regular-Season Team

    We have come to know the Nashville Predators for exactly what they have been over the past several years: a really good regular-season team...

    Chad  Minton Written by Chad Minton about 8 months ago 620 reads 0 comments

  10. NHL Trade Rumors: Hottest Buzz Surrounding John Gibson, Blackhawks and More

    The 2015-16 NHL regular season is underway, but that doesn't mean teams are satisfied with their rosters as they are currently constructed...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 5,706 reads 0 comments

  11. NHLPA, NHL Reach Contract Settlement Between Mike Richards, Kings

    The NHL Players' Association announced in a press release Friday that it has reached a settlement with the NHL regarding former Los Angeles Kings forward Mike Richards ' terminated contract...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 8 months ago 8,654 reads 3 comments

  12. Robin Lehner Injury: Updates on Sabres Goalie's Lower Body and Return

    Buffalo Sabres goalie Robin Lehner is out for the foreseeable future after suffering a high-ankle sprain in the team's season opener on Oct. 8 while attempting to make a save in the second period...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 8 months ago 6,651 reads 4 comments

  13. Vladimir Putin Plays Hockey on 63rd Birthday, Scores 7 Goals

    If you're a Russian hockey player, Vladimir Putin is right up there with Canada on the list of entities you allow to put the puck in the net at will...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 8 months ago 30,680 reads 6 comments

  14. Blackhawks Championship 2015 Banner, Ring Ceremony, Twitter Reaction, Highlights

    The National Hockey League returned on Wednesday night with the defending champion Chicago Blackhawks kicking off the season by celebrating their Stanley Cup triumph last season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 2,906 reads 16 comments

  15. The Hottest NHL Trade Rumors at the Start of the 2015-16 NHL Season

    The NHL preseason is over and the curtain is about to rise on another regular season. As teams prepared their rosters for the upcoming schedule, several trade rumors made the rounds...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 8 months ago 32,411 reads 50 comments

  16. Woman Admits She Cheated on Boyfriend with NHL Player on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

    Sorry, Ben—your ex-girlfriend says the most impressive thing she's ever done is cheat on you without you knowing. Except now you know...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 8 months ago 338,013 reads 4 comments

  17. NHL Rumors: Top Trade Buzz Regarding Brayden Schenn, Bryan Bickell and More

    NHL teams continue to put the finishing touches on their rosters with the start of the regular season on the horizon, and that could potentially lead to some last-minute deals as ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 5,012 reads 1 comments

  18. Complete Preview and Predictions for the Toronto Maple Leafs in 2015-16

    The Toronto Maple Leafs may not win many hockey games during the 2015-16 season, but they should still be a fascinating team to watch...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 8 months ago 4,518 reads 7 comments

  19. Complete Preview and Predictions for the New York Rangers in 2015-16

    It's tough to get to the top — and even tougher to stay there. The New York Rangers earned the 2014-15 Presidents' Trophy after finishing first overall in the NHL standings—a ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 8 months ago 7,280 reads 17 comments

  20. Zack Kassian Suspended, Placed in Substance-Abuse Program by NHL

    The NHL announced Monday it placed Montreal Canadiens forward Zack Kassian in Stage 2 of the Substance Abuse and Behavioral Health Program following his car crash over the weekend...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 8,305 reads 8 comments

  21. Raffi Torres Suspended: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The San Jose Sharks will be without left winger Raffi Torres for the first half of the 2015-16 season...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 106,134 reads 88 comments

  22. Brent Seabrook, Blackhawks Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Chicago Blackhawks announced Saturday that they and defenseman Brent Seabrook have agreed to an eight-year contract extension that will keep him in the Windy City until the end of the 2023-24 season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 8 months ago 11,094 reads 47 comments

  23. Erie County DA Comments on State of Patrick Kane Rape Investigation

    One day after the accuser's attorney in the Patrick Kane rape investigation withdrew, Erie County District Attorney Frank Sedita held a press conference to discuss the controversy surrounding the accuser's rape kit as well as the case as a whole...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 54,533 reads 0 comments

  24. Brandon Saad Injury: Updates on Blue Jackets Winger's Mouth and Return

    Brandon Saad is moving closer to his Columbus Blue Jackets preseason debut after missing some of training camp this week following an accident that saw him get struck in the face with a puck...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 4,078 reads 9 comments

  25. Patrick Kane Accuser's Lawyer Drops Client over Evidence Bag Controversy

    The lawyer representing Patrick Kane 's accuser in his ongoing sexual assault investigation has walked away from the case, per CBS Chicago ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 9,385 reads 0 comments