1. 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 9 hours ago 1,763 reads 4 comments

  2. 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 12 hours ago 41,068 reads 22 comments

  3. 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 during Thursday's game against the Colorado Avalanche ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 13 hours ago 1,918 reads 1 comments

  4. 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 16 hours ago 30,961 reads 109 comments

  5. 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 21 hours ago 6,133 reads 12 comments

  6. 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 23 hours ago 1,067 reads 3 comments

  7. 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 23 hours ago 11,545 reads 3 comments

  8. 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 1 day ago 7,232 reads 28 comments

  9. 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 1 day ago 13,176 reads 38 comments

  10. 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 1 day ago 3,302 reads 17 comments

  11. 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 1 day ago 38,624 reads 98 comments

  12. 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 2 days ago 24,019 reads 104 comments

  13. 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 2 days ago 480 reads 1 comments

  14. What Would It Take for Connor McDavid to Win the Calder Trophy?

    Connor McDavid ’s return to NHL action on Tuesday night was spectacular. He picked up three points in the Edmonton Oilers’ thrashing of the Columbus Blue ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 2 days ago 6,653 reads 57 comments

  15. Dennis Wideman Suspended 20 Games: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The NHL handed Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman a 20-game suspension Wednesday for cross-checking a lineman during a loss to the Nashville Predators last week. SportsCentre was the first to report the news on Twitter...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 days ago 157,726 reads 126 comments

  16. Florida Panthers React to TV Station's Error That Has Team Playing in Super Bowl

    The Florida Panthers may have initially thought Sunday was going to be an off day sandwiched between two games. However, according to one television station, the team has a game on Super Bowl Sunday...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 days ago 52,313 reads 72 comments

  17. Blackhawks' Corey Crawford Takes On Babysitting Role, Hangs Out with Young Fan

    After hearing the story of a fan named Ben, Corey Crawford and a couple of Chicago Blackhawks teammates wanted to do something that would make the youngster's dream come true. Off came the pads, on went the babysitter hat...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 days ago 9,224 reads 22 comments

  18. NHL Teams Most Likely to Regress in the Final Months of the Season

    The All-Star break has come and gone, which means the push for the playoffs now begins in earnest all around the NHL ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 days ago 6,569 reads 51 comments

  19. Hyped NHL Rookies Whose Seasons Aren't Going According to Plan

    Every fall, NHL teams begin the long season with high hopes for their best rookies. First-year players often deliver less than expected—it is the toughest league in the world—and injuries can also impact in a big way...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 days ago 4,837 reads 39 comments

  20. Sidney Crosby vs. Senators: Stats, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    After a sluggish start to the season, Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby is heating up, and so is his team. On Tuesday night at CONSOL Energy Center, Crosby recorded a hat trick to lift the Penguins to a 6-5 victory over the Ottawa Senators.

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 days ago 1,573 reads 41 comments

  21. Semyon Varlamov Awarded $126K in Civil Case vs. Former Girlfriend

    The jury in the civil trial of Colorado Avalanche goaltender Semyon Varlamov against his former girlfriend reportedly sided with him Tuesday and rewarded him with $126,000 in damages...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 2,012 reads 0 comments

  22. Are the Anaheim Ducks All of a Sudden Dark-Horse Stanley Cup Contenders?

    For the first half of the NHL season, the Anaheim Ducks were a shoo-in as the league’s most disappointing team...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 days ago 4,835 reads 25 comments

  23. Ranking the Best Players Likely to Be Available Before the NHL Trade Deadline

    With the NHL 's Feb. 29 trade deadline only weeks away, several players could soon be on the move. Pending free agents, like Winnipeg Jets left wing Andrew Ladd (pictured above) and ...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 days ago 33,712 reads 109 comments

  24. Can Veterans Brandon Prust, Mason Raymond Help Your NHL Team After Being Cut?

    Mason Raymond of the Calgary Flames and Brandon Prust of the Vancouver Canucks have combined for more than 1,000 regular-season contests and have 116 playoff games between them...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 days ago 5,885 reads 20 comments

  25. Clutch Performers NHL Contenders Should Be Targeting at the Trade Deadline

    With the NHL trade deadline less than a month away, league general managers are working the phones and kicking tires...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 4 days ago 10,266 reads 68 comments