1. NHL Playoffs Roundup: Capitals Only Delaying the Inevitable with Game 5 Win

    It is only one out of three. And if it turns out to be two out of three, it will still be bad for the Washington Capitals...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 27,351 reads 100 comments

  2. Penguins vs. Capitals: Game 5 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NHL Playoffs

    The Washington Capitals were able to keep their season alive in Washington, D.C., on Saturday as they took down the Pittsburgh Penguins, 3-1, to force a Game 6. Alex Ovechkin was all over the ice for the Capitals...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 4,277 reads 39 comments

  3. Most Intriguing Players to Watch at the 2016 IIHF World Championship

    It's the best time of year to be a hockey fan. Not only are the Stanley Cup playoffs are in full swing across the USA, another major event is also taking place halfway around the world...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 5,472 reads 9 comments

  4. Bruce Boudreau to Wild: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Shortly after being fired by the Anaheim Ducks , Bruce Boudreau is the new head coach of the Minnesota Wild . On April 7, TSN's Darren Dreger reported Boudreau chose the Wild over the Ottawa Senators ...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 13,694 reads 37 comments

  5. Penguins vs. Capitals: Game 5 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    Capitals 3, Penguins 1—Final The Washington Capitals avoided elimination with a 3-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins in Game 5 on Saturday night...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 1 month ago 7,387 reads 105 comments

  6. Sidney Crosby, Patrick Kane, Jamie Benn Named 2016 Hart Trophy Finalists

    The NHL revealed the finalists for the Hart Trophy—the league's most valuable player award—on Friday, as it will add another winner to a list that began in 1924...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 3,374 reads 36 comments

  7. Blues vs. Stars: Game 5 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    St. Louis 4, Dallas 1 (St. Louis leads series 3-2)  The St. Louis Blues earned a 3-2 series lead against the Dallas Stars on Saturday with a 4-1 victory at the American Airlines Center...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 1 month ago 15,542 reads 66 comments

  8. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: Updated Stanley Cup Game Times and Picks

    The Washington Capitals are up against it in their second-round series against the Pittsburgh Penguins. As they prepare for Game 5 Saturday night, the Capitals know that one more loss will deny them a chance to play for the Stanley Cup once again...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 1,889 reads 0 comments

  9. NHL Playoffs 2016: Latest Stanley Cup TV Schedule, Game Times and More

    Of the eight NHL teams left standing, only the Pittsburgh Penguins have hoisted the Stanley Cup during the last decade. The most recent champion still competing is one victory away from ousting this year's premier contender...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 3,714 reads 0 comments

  10. Islanders' Squandered Chances Have Them Facing Improbable Odds as Tampa Up 3-1

    If the New York Islanders are eliminated in their second-round series against the Tampa Bay Lightning, they can and should look back to their 2-1 overtime loss in Game 4 as the moment when it all slipped away...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 month ago 3,925 reads 39 comments

  11. Lightning vs. Islanders: Game 4 Score, Twitter Reaction from 2016 NHL Playoffs

    The New York Islanders again squandered a third-period lead as they lost 2-1 in overtime to the Tampa Bay Lightning at Barclays Center on Friday to go down 3-1 in their second-round playoff series...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 4,782 reads 21 comments

  12. Shane Doan Says He Isn't Retiring, Plans to Return to Coyotes Next Season

    Arizona Coyotes captain Shane Doan has spent the past two decades with the organization, beginning as a 19-year-old when the Coyotes were still the original Winnipeg Jets in 1995...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 1,281 reads 2 comments

  13. Lightning vs. Islanders: Game 4 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    Jason Garrison ripped a shot from the point past Thomas Greiss at the 1:34 mark of overtime to lift the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 2-1 win over the New York Islanders in Game 4 of their ...

    Kevin McRae Written by Kevin McRae about 1 month ago 6,227 reads 151 comments

  14. Coyotes' Splashy Hire of 26-Year-Old GM Will Be Referendum on Analytics in NHL

    On one hand, some people are going to feel good if John Chayka succeeds right away in his new role as general manager of the Arizona Coyotes. Most of them will probably tilt toward the 35-and-under demographic...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 10,192 reads 4 comments

  15. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: Remaining Stanley Cup TV, Live Stream Coverage Guide

    It's hard to find more drama these days than in the Stanley Cup Playoffs, especially with so many games coming down to the wire. The second round of the playoffs alone has already seen 10 one-goal games, including six ending in overtime...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 2,135 reads 0 comments

  16. NHL Playoffs 2016: Stanley Cup Title Odds, Latest Schedule and Picks

    The New York Islanders have had two full days to get over their heartbreak after losing Game 3 of their second-round playoff series against the Tampa Bay Lightning in overtime Tuesday...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 2,006 reads 0 comments

  17. Sharks vs. Predators: Game 4 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NHL Playoffs

    A few minutes after the clock passed 2 a.m. ET, Mike Fisher's second goal of the night ended a 111-minute marathon, and the Nashville Predators defeated the San Jose Sharks 4-3 in ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 1 month ago 10,204 reads 41 comments

  18. John Tavares Finally off the Island and onto the Big Stage of Playoff Stardom

    Everyone saw the talent and the promise. It's why he was given the nickname of "The Next One" as a junior phenomenon...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 10,604 reads 20 comments

  19. NHL Playoffs Roundup: Stars Tie Series as Blues Fail to Take Important Next Step

    The doubts about the St. Louis Blues are back. It’s true they sent the defending Stanley Cup champions packing in the first round and are technically the underdogs in their ...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 1 month ago 9,042 reads 19 comments

  20. 10 NHL Teams Facing Long-Term Salary-Cap Concerns

    The latest information has the 2016-17 salary cap coming in around $74 million, and that is going to be a problem for some NHL teams...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 1 month ago 25,496 reads 116 comments

  21. Sharks vs. Predators: Game 4 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    Mike Fisher scored on a rebound at the 11:15 mark of triple overtime, and the Predators won the longest game in their history, 4-3, and tied the series with the San Jose Sharks at two games each...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 21,567 reads 106 comments

  22. Jaromir Jagr, Panthers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The NHL 's eldest statesman will be back for at least one more year, as the Florida Panthers announced on Thursday that they have signed 44-year-old forward Jaromir Jagr to a one-year deal...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 6,268 reads 25 comments

  23. Dave Tippett, Coyotes Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Arizona Coyotes announced Thursday they had agreed to terms on a new five-year contract with head coach Dave Tippett, who will also take on a new role of executive vice president of hockey operations...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 1,736 reads 2 comments

  24. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: Latest Dates, TV Coverage for Stanley Cup Bracket

    The Dallas Stars have to find a way to answer quickly, or their stay in the second round of the Stanley Cup playoffs will be a short one. After winning Game 1 of the series, the Stars have watched the St...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 3,846 reads 0 comments

  25. Capitals on Life Support After Blowing Big Chance Against Shorthanded Penguins

    This was their chance. This was where the Washington Capitals would get even and go home, back to the Roar in Red at Verizon Center, back to a best-of-three with a "Can you hear us now?" swagger...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 17,096 reads 121 comments