1. Players Most Likely to Have Breakout Performances in the 2017 NHL Playoffs

    We're just days away from the beginning of the 2017 NHL playoffs. The race is shaping up to feature plenty of intrigue...

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  2. Stanley Cup Playoffs 2017: NHL Bracket, Format and Updated Predictions

    The Montreal Canadiens are the Atlantic Division champions. One year after building a big lead in the division and frittering it away until they missed the playoffs, the Habs ...

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  3. Alex Ovechkin Says He Will Still Play for Russia in 2018 Olympic Games

    Washington Capitals superstar Alexander Ovechkin said Tuesday he's still planning to represent Russia at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, even if the National Hockey League stands by its decision not to participate...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 11,606 reads 0 comments

  4. NHL Playoff Standings 2017: Updated Postseason Picture and Stanley Cup Bracket

    The 2017 NHL season comes to an end on Sunday, setting the stage for the Stanley Cup playoffs as the Pittsburgh Penguins look to defend their crown...

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  5. NHL Players Won't Participate in 2018 Winter Olympics

    The NHL announced Monday players from the league won't be competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea...

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  6. Dark-Horse Stanley Cup Contenders to Watch as the 2017 NHL Playoffs Near

    With the start of the Stanley Cup playoffs a little more than a week away, fans and pundits will begin predicting which of the NHL 's top teams could win it all...

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  7. NHL Playoff Picture 2017: Breaking Down Standings and Current Postseason Bracket

    It has been quite a week for the Boston Bruins. Teetering on the outside of the playoffs nine days ago, the Bruins are second to the Montreal Canadiens in the Atlantic Division ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 26,752 reads 0 comments

  8. Michal Neuvirth Released from Hospital After Collapsing, All Testing Was Normal

    The Philadelphia Flyers have announced goalie Michal Neuvirth has been released from the hospital Sunday after all diagnostic testing was found to be normal...

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  9. Flyers' Michal Neuvirth Taken off Ice on Stretcher After Collapsing

    Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Michal Neuvirth was stretchered off the ice midway through the first period of Saturday's game against the New Jersey Devils after he collapsed during a stoppage in play...

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  10. John Tavares Week-to-Week with Lower Body Injury

    New York Islanders center John Tavares suffered a lower body injury that could very well end his season, as the team announced Saturday morning he is week-to-week with the injury...

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  11. Patrik Elias Retires from NHL After 19 Seasons

    Longtime New Jersey Devils forward Patrik Elias announced Friday he will retire after 19 NHL seasons...

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  12. NHL Rookies Most Likely to Make an Impact in the 2017 Playoffs

    The 2016-17 NHL season has been outstanding for the latest crop of rookies to join the ranks of hockey's top league...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 7,189 reads 0 comments

  13. Vancouver Canucks, Los Angeles Kings to Play NHL's 1st-Ever Games in China

    The NHL is heading to China. On Wednesday, the Los Angeles Kings announced they will clash with the Vancouver Canucks during the 2017-18 preseason as part of the game's global expansion...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 2,512 reads 0 comments

  14. Bruins' Zdeno Chara Notches 600th Career Point Tuesday

    Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara tallied an assist in Tuesday's 4-1 victory over the Nashville Predators, marking the 600th point of his career, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  15. NHL Playoff Picture 2017: Bracket Predictions and Teams to Watch

    It was a good night for the Boston Bruins and the Toronto Maple Leafs, as both teams inched closer to a spot in the 2017 Stanley Cup playoffs The Bruins stopped the red-hot Nashville Predators 4-1, and they increased their advantage for the No...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 61,804 reads 0 comments

  16. Detroit Red Wings Miss Playoffs for 1st Time in 26 Seasons

    For the first time in 26 seasons, the Detroit Red Wings won't make an appearance in the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Red Wings' fate was sealed Tuesday night following a confluence of events in the Eastern Conference...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 12,867 reads 0 comments

  17. NHL Playoff Standings 2017: Latest Picture, Projected Bracket and Races to Watch

    The red-hot playoff race in the Eastern Conference took several turns in the last week, and it is quite likely to come down to the last day of the season (April 9) before all the playoff spots are determined...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 18,465 reads 0 comments

  18. Hurricanes' Eddie Lack Hospitalized After Collision with Andreas Athanasiou

    Carolina Hurricanes goalie Eddie Lack was hospitalized after Andreas Athanasiou collided with him while scoring a game-winning goal to hand the Detroit Red Wings a 4-3 overtime victory Monday night...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 14,474 reads 0 comments

  19. Calling Fact of Fiction on the Biggest NHL Speculation as the Playoffs Near

    The 2017 NHL trade deadline is long past, but that doesn't mean the trade speculation has ceased. Notable players, such as Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene and Tampa Bay Lightning center Tyler Johnson , continue to surface in the rumor mill..

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 2 months ago 11,555 reads 0 comments

  20. Senators Owner Eugene Melnyk Calls Sidney Crosby 'A Whiner Beyond Belief'

    Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk believes Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby , whom he called a "whiner," should have received a harsh punishment for the slash on Sens defenseman Marc Methot during Thursday night's game...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 24,706 reads 0 comments

  21. Laying Out 2017 Hart Trophy Cases for NHL's Top Candidates

    With the end of the 2016-17 NHL regular season in sight, awards talk is heating up. Voting for regular-season awards will be completed before the playoffs begin in April, so time is running out for the top candidates to make their cases...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 months ago 15,699 reads 0 comments

  22. Rasmus Ristolainen Suspended 3 Games for Hit on Penguins Forward Jake Guentzel

    Buffalo Sabres defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen has been suspended three games by the NHL for his hit on Jake Guentzel of the Pittsburgh Penguins , per SiriusXM NHL . The hit took place Tuesday on a play away from the puck...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 6,420 reads 0 comments

  23. NHL Playoff Picture 2017: Latest Postseason Bracket, Predictions and More

    The NHL season has reached the home stretch, and that means every game is vital for teams in playoff contention. Three teams in the Eastern Conference can breathe easy with the regular season scheduled to come to a conclusion March 9...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 7,646 reads 0 comments

  24. Sidney Crosby Taps Sabres C Ryan O'Reilly Below the Belt with Stick

    Pittsburgh Penguins star forward Sidney Crosby had an eventful first period Tuesday night. First, he cup-checked Buffalo Sabres center Ryan O'Reilly, who either failed the inspection or was trying to draw a call...

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  25. Mario Lemieux Sends Letter, Signed Hockey Puck to Child in Hospital

    Mario Lemieux sent an unsolicited letter and signed hockey puck to a young girl hospitalized in Pittsburgh. Colin Dunlap, a radio host on Pittsburgh's 93...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 3,725 reads 0 comments