1. Auston Matthews Scored Most Goals Any Player Has Scored in 1st Career Game

    Fact: Auston Matthews, the No. 1 overall pick in the 2016 NHL draft, scored four goals in his debut for the Toronto Maple Leafs , the most goals any player has scored in his first career game in the modern era (1943)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 5 months ago 7,708 reads 10 comments

  2. Historic 4-Goal Debut the Latest Sign Auston Matthews Is a Future Superstar

    A four-goal NHL debut is fantastic, but taken in isolation, it’s more a matter for trivia or curiosity than it is an indicator of future greatness...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 5 months ago 15,561 reads 39 comments

  3. Auston Matthews vs. Senators: Stats, Highlights and Reaction

    Welcome to the NHL , Auston Matthews. In his first regular-season game since the Toronto Maple Leafs selected him with the No...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 15,584 reads 63 comments

  4. No. 1 Overall Pick Auston Matthews Scores Hat Trick in NHL Debut

    The Toronto Maple Leafs selected Auston Matthews with the first overall pick of the 2016 NHL draft. He made quite the debut Wednesday night...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 5 months ago 23,302 reads 79 comments

  5. Jack Eichel Injury: Updates on Sabres Star's Ankle and Return

    Buffalo Sabres star center Jack Eichel suffered a high ankle sprain during practice Wednesday and had to be helped off the ice. It is uncertain when he will return to action. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 10,872 reads 15 comments

  6. Carey Price Illness: Updates on Canadiens Star's Status and Return

    Montreal Canadiens goalie Carey Price had been out since the team's season-opening game against the Buffalo Sabres on Oct. 13 due to the flu. However, he has been cleared to return...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 1,627 reads 5 comments

  7. 2016-17 NHL Predictions: Preview and Picks for Atlantic Division

    The Florida Panthers finished atop the Atlantic Division in 2015-16. However, the Tampa Bay Lightning advanced furthest in the 2016 playoffs, falling in seven games to the Pittsburgh Penguins in the Eastern Conference Final...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 5 months ago 15,420 reads 61 comments

  8. Complete Preview and Predictions for the Detroit Red Wings in 2016-17

    The Detroit Red Wings are a team in transition after saying goodbye to longtime all-star center Pavel Datsyuk...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 6,465 reads 26 comments

  9. Brad Marchand, Bruins Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Brad Marchand has agreed to an eight-year, $49 million contract extension with the Boston Bruins , according to Pierre LeBrun of ESPN.com and Bob McKenzie of TSN. Marchand, 28, scored 37 goals and added 24 assists in 77 games last season...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 4,229 reads 20 comments

  10. Henrik Zetterberg Injury: Updates on Red Wings Forward's Knee and Return

    Detroit Red Wings forward Henrik Zetterberg is nursing a knee injury, but it isn't expected to delay his 2016-17 debut. Continue for updates. Zetterberg Anticipates Being Ready for Start of Season Friday, Sept...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 1,161 reads 0 comments

  11. Jonathan Huberdeau, Panthers Agree to New Contract: Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Florida Panthers and rising star Jonathan Huberdeau have agreed on a new, long-term contract extension. Per the Associated Press (via CBC.ca ), Huberdeau's agent, Allan Walsh, confirmed the deal is for six years and $35...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 755 reads 3 comments

  12. Evander Kane Arrested for Criminal Trespass, Pleads Not Guilty

    Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane was arrested on misdemeanor criminal trespass charges, according to the Buffalo News on July 22...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 19,605 reads 47 comments

  13. Evander Kane Reportedly Will Face Non-Criminal Charges for Bar Incident

    Buffalo Sabres winger Evander Kane has avoided criminal charges stemming from an incident at a Buffalo bar last month...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 5,660 reads 1 comments

  14. Reilly Smith, Panthers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Florida Panthers announced Sunday they rewarded Reilly Smith with a five-year contract extension after his strong first season with the team in 2015-16. TSN's Gary Lawless first broke the news of the contract...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 2,253 reads 7 comments

  15. Kyle Okposo's Signing with Non-Contender Surprising, but He Will Improve Sabres

    When Steven Stamkos took himself off the market on Wednesday, Kyle Okposo immediately went to the top of several free-agent rankings, including mine ...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 8 months ago 1,016 reads 1 comments

  16. Victor Hedman, Lightning Agree on New Contract: Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Tampa Bay Lightning continue their big-spending this offseason, re-signing star defenseman Victor Hedman to an eight-year extension...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 months ago 2,765 reads 33 comments

  17. Kyle Okposo to Sabres: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Playmaking winger Kyle Okposo reportedly reached an agreement Friday with the Buffalo Sabres on a seven-year, $42 million contract. SportsCentre provided the financial details of the signing...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 718 reads 0 comments

  18. James Reimer to Panthers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The San Jose Sharks acquired James Reimer midway through last season to shore up their netminding situation, but he never got the chance to make an impact. Reimer hopes that will change with the Florida Panthers ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 8 months ago 403 reads 0 comments

  19. Frans Nielsen to Red Wings: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Former New York Islanders center Frans Nielsen reportedly agreed to a six-year, $31.5 million contract on Friday with the Detroit Red Wings , according to Helene St. James of the Detroit Free Press ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 720 reads 0 comments

  20. David Backes to Bruins: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Veteran free-agent center David Backes reached an agreement Friday with the Boston Bruins on a five-year contract. Chris Johnston of Sportsnet reported the details of the deal...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 months ago 8,531 reads 22 comments

  21. Torey Krug Re-Signs with Bruins: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Boston Bruins were able to keep a key piece of their blue line on Thursday, as the team re-signed Torey Krug...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 8 months ago 2,222 reads 8 comments

  22. Red Wings Rumors: Latest on Kyle Okposo and Possible Kevin Shattenkirk Trade

    The Detroit Red Wings cleared Pavel Datsyuk's $7.5 million cap hit off the books last Friday thanks to a draft-day trade with the Arizona Coyotes , and they appear determined ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 months ago 3,375 reads 0 comments

  23. Boston Bruins Rumors: Latest Free-Agent and Trade Possibilities

    The Steven Stamkos race is supposed to involve a few favorites. It would not be shocking to see him remain with the Tampa Bay Lightning...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 8 months ago 6,530 reads 0 comments

  24. Andrew Shaw, Canadiens Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Chicago Blackhawks dealt Andrew Shaw to the Montreal Canadiens during the first round of the 2016 NHL draft on Friday, and the team agreed to a new contract with the forward Monday, according to Darren Dreger of TSN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 8 months ago 8,434 reads 32 comments

  25. Evander Kane Under Investigation Regarding Alleged Incident at Bar

    Buffalo police on Monday released an incident report involving Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane , per WBEN in Buffalo, New York...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 months ago 23,687 reads 0 comments