1. 2016 Unrestricted Free Agents Most Likely to Re-Sign Before End of NHL Season

    With the NHL 's Feb. 29 trade deadline fast approaching, there's considerable speculation over which potential unrestricted free agents could be dealt...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 10 hours ago 6,420 reads 18 comments

  2. How the Maple Leafs Hoodwinked the Senators into Trading for Dion Phaneuf

    On Tuesday morning, the Ottawa Senators and the Toronto Maple Leafs connected for a massive 10-piece trade centered on polarizing defenceman Dion Phaneuf . It was an embarrassingly lopsided victory for the Maple Leafs...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 14 hours ago 41,780 reads 38 comments

  3. Dion Phaneuf to Senators: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Dion Phaneuf has been the subject of trade talks for the past few seasons, and a deal was finally consummated Tuesday as he was sent to the Ottawa Senators in a nine-player deal...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 15 hours ago 49,840 reads 86 comments

  4. Regrading the Biggest NHL Trade Deadline Deals from 2015

    Last year's NHL trade deadline featured plenty of movement, but the quality of players exchanged wasn't exactly a thrilling list of who's who in the league...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 22 hours ago 14,607 reads 26 comments

  5. Dustin Byfuglien, Jets Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Winnipeg Jets announced Monday that they re-signed defenseman Dustin Byfuglien to a five-year extension. The 30-year-old will earn an average annual salary of $7.6 million over the course of the deal...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 4,342 reads 58 comments

  6. Chances Players Who Are Reportedly Available Will Be Moved at NHL Trade Deadline

    Super Bowl 50 is in the books. The clock is now ticking toward the NHL 's 2016 trade deadline—just three weeks away...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 days ago 70,756 reads 75 comments

  7. NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 19 Poll

    We've got about 30 games to go before the playoffs, give or take a game or two with most NHL teams' schedules, so the mold is starting to solidify as to the makeup of the teams that will be there and those that probably won't...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 2 days ago 40,712 reads 221 comments

  8. Flyers Goalie Jason LaBarbera's New Mask Features WWE Legend The Rock

    This is easily the most electrifying mask in sports entertainment. On Saturday, goalie Jason LaBarbera, who's currently in the Philadelphia Flyers organization, was revealed to have a mask covered in Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson designs...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 days ago 10,197 reads 7 comments

  9. NHL Players on Playoff-Bubble Teams Who Must Step Up

    NHL teams are preparing for the stretch run, and every club still in contention will need strong performances from their veteran players...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 days ago 8,467 reads 72 comments

  10. Sidney Crosby Becomes 10th-Fastest Player to 900 Points with Assist vs. Panthers

    Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby joined the 900 club Saturday. Crosby recorded his 900th point against the Florida Panthers , becoming the 10th-fastest NHL player to reach the milestone, per Eric Engels of Sportsnet...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 3 days ago 5,939 reads 44 comments

  11. Ranking the Potential Destinations for Steven Stamkos

    The contract negotiations between the Tampa Bay Lightning and pending free-agent center Steven Stamkos is attracting considerable interest among NHL fans and pundits...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 days ago 40,731 reads 145 comments

  12. Ryan McDonagh Injury: Updates on Rangers Defenseman's Concussion and Return

    New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh left a Feb. 6 game against the Philadelphia Flyers after suffering a concussion during a run-in with forward Wayne Simmonds. It is uncertain when he will return to action...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 days ago 17,895 reads 103 comments

  13. Sean Couturier Injury: Updates on Flyers Center's Lower Body and Return

    The Philadelphia Flyers will be without center Sean Couturier for the foreseeable future thanks to a lower-body injury. Continue for updates. Couturier Expected to Miss Four Weeks Friday, Feb...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 days ago 2,489 reads 6 comments

  14. Oilers' Darnell Nurse KOs Senators' Max McCormick, Dad Loves It

    Parental pride often leads to some of the most moving, touching moments in sports. This isn't quite like that...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 5 days ago 50,524 reads 25 comments

  15. Jason Spezza Injury: Updates on Stars Center's Upper Body and Return

    Dallas Stars center Jason Spezza will be sidelined for an indefinite period of time after suffering an upper-body injury on Feb. 4 against the Colorado Avalanche . Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 days ago 2,847 reads 2 comments

  16. Predicting Whether Each NHL Team Will Be a Trade Deadline Buyer or a Seller

    Do you know what your team plans to do on Leap Day 2016—the NHL 's trade deadline day? Will they be buying or selling? Perhaps dabbling in a bit of both? That's a question ...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 5 days ago 71,985 reads 160 comments

  17. Dennis Wideman Comments on 20-Game Suspension, Apologizes to Referee

    The NHL suspended Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman indefinitely after his hit on linesman Donnie Henderson sent the official into the boards Jan. 27...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 5 days ago 8,193 reads 14 comments

  18. Roberto Luongo Passes Tony Esposito for 7th on NHL All-Time Wins List

    Florida Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo surpassed Tony Esposito to move into sole possession of seventh place on the NHL 's all-time wins list after the Panthers defeated the Detroit Red Wings , 6-3, on Thursday, per NHL Public Relations...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 5 days ago 1,314 reads 3 comments

  19. The Fastest Rising Prospects for the 2016 NHL Draft

    The top prospects in the 2016 NHL entry draft have made themselves known, and draft fans can rattle off a dozen names or more among the eligible players...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 5 days ago 22,855 reads 9 comments

  20. Jonathan Drouin and the Avalanche Are a Great Fit, but Can They Land Him?

    If it were up to Nathan MacKinnon, Jonathan Drouin would be in the uniform of his Colorado Avalanche already, not holding out from the Tampa Bay Lightning...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 5 days ago 9,831 reads 31 comments

  21. NHL Players Most Likely to Heat Up in Final Months of Season

    Entering the final two months of this NHL season, there are several players whose performances are likely to heat up. Among them is Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby , who's overcome a slow start to regain his high-scoring ways...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 5 days ago 17,431 reads 41 comments

  22. Evgeni Malkin Injury: Updates on Penguins Star's Lower Body and Return

    In what has become a disturbing trend for the Pittsburgh Penguins in recent years, star forward Evgeni Malkin is once again set to miss time after suffering a lower-body injury in practice Wednesday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 days ago 4,599 reads 24 comments

  23. Ranking the NHL's Biggest Trade Coups of the Past Decade

    Good trades can make a world of difference for an NHL franchise, and each of the 30 general managers in the league is looking to do just that as the Feb. 29 deadline approaches...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 6 days ago 42,368 reads 102 comments

  24. Dennis Wideman's 20-Game Suspension a Punishment That Doesn't Fit the Crime

    On Wednesday, the NHL put a definite number on Dennis Wideman ’s heretofore indefinite suspension: 20 games...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 6 days ago 24,561 reads 104 comments

  25. Dennis Wideman Injury: Updates on Flames Defenseman's Concussion and Return

    Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman was suspended 20 games on Wednesday for cross-checking an official, per USA Today Sports' Jimmy Hascup , but he reportedly suffered a concussion in the same game...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 501 reads 1 comments