1. Surging NHL Players Most Likely to Stay Hot in 2017-18

    The goals just keep on coming. According to Stephen Whyno of the Associated Press , via the National Post , scoring is up by more than 12 percent in the NHL this year...

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  2. Tampa Bay Lightning vs. St. Louis Blues Odds, Analysis, NHL Betting Pick

    The two teams tied with the most points in the NHL will square off in St. Louis on Tuesday when the Blues (21-8-2) host the Tampa Bay Lightning (21-6-2) in what is listed as a pick'em matchup at the sportsbooks...

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  3. Seattle NHL Expansion Application Approved by NHL, Can Start Season-Ticket Drive

    The NHL has approved Seattle's request to submit an expansion application and will permit the city to begin a season-ticket drive, according to Emily Kaplan of ESPN...

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  4. NHL Teams Most Likely to Make a Deal Before the Holiday Roster Freeze

    The NHL 's annual Christmas holiday roster freeze runs from Dec. 19-27. Struggling clubs, such as the Buffalo Sabres and Edmonton Oilers , could use the days leading up to that period shopping for help via the trade market...

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  5. Ben Lovejoy Becomes 1st Active NHL Player to Pledge Brain to CTE Research

    New Jersey Devils defenseman Ben Lovejoy pledged to donate his brain to CTE research upon his death, per Chris Ryan of NJ.com, becoming the first NHL player to do so...

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  6. Roberto Luongo Expected to Miss 'Extended Time' with Lower Body Injury

    Florida Panthers goalie Roberto Luongo will miss multiple weeks after suffering a lower body injury Monday night against the New York Islanders ...

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  7. New York Rangers vs. Pittsburgh Penguins Odds, Analysis, NHL Betting Pick

    The two-time defending Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins (15-10-3) will go for their fifth straight win Tuesday when they host the New York Rangers (14-10-2) as solid home favorites at the sportsbooks...

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  8. Blackhawks vs. Capitals: Full Preview, Live Stream, TV Info, Time, More

    The Chicago Blackhawks will look to snap a four-game losing skid when they hit the road Wednesday to take on the Washington Capitals. This will the first meeting between the two teams this season...

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  9. Seattle Passes $600M in Renovations to KeyArena; NHL Considering Franchise

    The Seattle City Council voted 7-1 in favor of approving a memorandum of understanding for a $600 million renovation of KeyArena, the Seattle Times ' Geoff Baker reported Monday...

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  10. Stock Watch for Top Players Headed to Free Agency in 2018

    On Oct. 12, we examined what the top NHL players in their contract years have to prove in 2017-18. Two months into the season, it's worth reviewing that list to examine the stock ...

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  11. Ranking the 10 Best Rivalries in the 2017-18 NHL Season

    Team rivalries are a big selling point in sports at every level. In the NHL , competition between longtime rivals, such as the New York Rangers and New York Islanders, garners interest among diehard hockey fans and helps to attract new ones...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. NJ Devils Trade for Ducks' Sami Vatanen in Deal Including Adam Henrique and More

    The New Jersey Devils acquired defenseman Sami Vatanen and a conditional third-round draft pick from the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday in exchange for forwards Adam Henrique and Joseph Blandisi as well as a 2018 third-round draft pick...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 13 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. The Biggest Overachievers in the 2017-18 NHL Season So Far

    With increased scoring in the NHL this season, many of hockey's biggest names have taken up residence at the top of the statistical leaderboards...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Chicago Blackhawks vs. Nashville Predators: Odds, Analysis, NHL Betting Pick

    The hot Chicago Blackhawks (12-8-3) will visit the hotter Nashville Predators (14-6-3) in a key Central Division matchup on Tuesday...

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  15. Anaheim Ducks Apologize for 'Insensitive' Video Featuring Nude Ryan Kesler

    The Anaheim Ducks social media team removed a video showcasing Ryan Kesler walking nude through an office. An apology was provided on the official account: As Greg Wyshynski of ESPN...

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  16. Alex Ovechkin Scores Hat Trick in Honor of Young Cancer Survivor

    The Washington Capitals welcomed Alex Luey, a 13-year-old cancer survivor from Canada, into their locker room on Saturday. Washington team captain Alex Ovechkin made sure it was a special night for Luey...

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  17. Ranking the Best Sophomores in the 2017-18 NHL Season

    For the top NHL rookies in any season, there is considerable pressure to follow up with strong sophomore campaigns...

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  18. NHL Players Thriving Under New Coaches in the 2017-18 Season

    Finding the right fit can do wonders for an NHL player's career. Whether it is as part of a new team or working under a new coach on the same club, certain situations bring out the best in certain players...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Edmonton Oilers vs. St. Louis Blues Odds, Analysis, NHL Betting Pick

    The St. Louis Blues (15-5-1) will host the disappointing Edmonton Oilers (7-11-2) on Tuesday as solid home favorites at the sportsbooks ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Chance the Rapper Plays Clueless Hockey Reporter in 'Saturday Night Live' Skit

    NHL coverage tends to lag behind America's other major team sports. As a result, not all fans and professionals possess a high level of hockey knowledge...

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  21. Radko Gudas Suspended 10 Games for Slashing Mathieu Perreault in Flyers vs. Jets

    Radko Gudas will miss the next 10 games after the NHL announced a suspension for an illegal hit on Mathieu Perreault of the Winnipeg Jets...

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  22. Hypothetical Trades Based on the Latest NHL Speculation

    The three-team trade on Nov. 5 involving centers Matt Duchene and Kyle Turris shook up the NHL trade market...

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  23. The Vegas Golden Knights Are Flirting with NHL Expansion History

    NHL expansion teams have not fared well in their inaugural seasons. The Vegas Golden Knights are trying to buck that trend. How have they started off so well? Could they make an unprecedented playoff run? Watch above...

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  24. Report: NHL, Rockets Owner Tilman Fertitta to Talk League's Viability in Houston

    Houston Rockets owner Tilman Fertitta and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman reportedly met recently to discuss the viability of an NHL franchise in Houston...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 27 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Coyotes Subject of NLRB Complaints About Paying Employees, Union Busting

    The National Labor Relations Board reportedly undertook two investigations into the NHL 's Arizona Coyotes over the last 13 months. Craig Harris of AZCentral...

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