1. Ranking the NHL's Top 10 Workhorse Defensemen

    What makes a workhorse NHL defenseman? It's not just about overall minutes, otherwise the ranking you're about to read would be a copy-and-paste version of the league's leaders in that category...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 2 months ago 10,997 reads 79 comments

  2. P.K. Subban's Kind Gesture Ends with Puck Accidentally Striking Baby

    Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban is known for his kindness off the ice, but one of those gestures took an unfortunate turn Sunday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 272,386 reads 31 comments

  3. Louis Domingue Comments on Referees After Coyotes vs. Capitals

    Arizona Coyotes second-year goaltender Louis Domingue called out the referees after his team lost to Braden Holtby and the Washington Capitals, 3-2, on Monday. According to Sarah McLellan of AZCentralSports...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 2 months ago 6,240 reads 27 comments

  4. Markus Granlund to Canucks: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Vancouver Canucks acquired 22-year-old Markus Granlund from the Calgary Flames , the team announced Monday. The Canucks sent Hunter Shinkaruk to Calgary in the trade...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 2 months ago 13,051 reads 31 comments

  5. Roman Polak, Nick Spaling Not Worth Price San Jose Paid in Trade with Toronto

    The Toronto Maple Leafs continued the execution of their rebuilding plan on Monday. After previously sending away team captain Dion Phaneuf in a deal with Ottawa and then moving winger ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 2 months ago 19,344 reads 27 comments

  6. Patrick Kane's Chemistry with 2 Unheralded Russians Leading to Career Year

    Patrick Kane has been the NHL ’s most lethal scorer this season. It doesn’t matter how we crunch the numbers...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 2 months ago 12,753 reads 34 comments

  7. Maple Leafs Trade Roman Polak, Nick Spaling to Sharks for Raffi Torres, Picks

    The Toronto Maple Leafs agreed to send defenseman Roman Polak and center Nick Spaling to the San Jose Sharks in exchange for winger Raffi Torres and second-round picks in 2017 and 2018...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 15,561 reads 62 comments

  8. NHL Trade Rumors: Examining Latest Reports as 2016 Deadline Approaches

    The days and hours are ticking down as the NHL prepares for its trade deadline. That deadline will hit Feb. 29 at 3 p.m. ET, and the 30 teams in the NHL have to figure out if they are buyers or sellers, contenders or waiting for next year...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 10,964 reads 0 comments

  9. The Most Important Injuries Impacting the 2015-16 NHL Playoff Race

    The clock is ticking toward the Feb. 29 NHL trade deadline, and the race for postseason positioning is beginning in earnest...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 months ago 10,875 reads 49 comments

  10. NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 21 Poll

    We have no change at the top of the Bleacher Report power rankings for the week ending Feb. 21, and why would we? The Washington Capitals, No. 1 last time around , have won their last three games and stand at 43-10-4 after 57 games...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 2 months ago 45,500 reads 151 comments

  11. Maple Leafs, Avalanche Set Market for Rental Players in Shawn Matthias Trade

    The 2015-16 season has been a slow one in terms of player trades, which poses a unique problem for the NHL ’s 30 teams as the league’s February 29 trade deadline approaches...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 2 months ago 9,483 reads 3 comments

  12. Alexander Steen Injury: Updates on Blues Forward's Upper Body and Return

    The St. Louis Blues have placed forward Alexander Steen on the injured reserve list after he suffered an upper-body injury in a 6-4 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 2 months ago 1,479 reads 1 comments

  13. Shawn Matthias to Avalanche: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Toronto Maple Leafs forward Shawn Matthias was traded to the Colorado Avalanche on Sunday in exchange for a 2016 fourth-round draft pick and forward Colin Smith. The Leafs' official PR Twitter feed announced the trade...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 15,599 reads 18 comments

  14. Ranking the 10 Best American Players in the NHL Today

    Looking at the NHL stats leaders as of Feb. 19, a number of American-born players rank among the league's top stars. The notables include New Jersey Devils netminder Cory Schneider (pictured above) and Chicago Blackhawks right wing Patrick Kane...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 2 months ago 34,996 reads 174 comments

  15. Jaromir Jagr Passes Brett Hull for 3rd All-Time on NHL Goals List

    The ageless Jaromir Jagr reached another monumental milestone Saturday, surpassing Brett Hull for the No. 3 spot on the NHL 's all-time list with 742 career goals, per SportsCenter ...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 3 months ago 3,083 reads 13 comments

  16. NHL Players Most in Need of a Change of Scenery

    The NHL trade deadline is an opportunity for teams to load up for a championship run. These teams are usually dealing for quality players who possess expiring contracts, with the common cost for that player being a draft pick...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 17,220 reads 41 comments

  17. Claude Giroux Injury: Updates on Flyers Star's Upper Body and Return

    The Philadelphia Flyers' disappointing season hit another speed bump when star center Claude Giroux suffered an upper-body injury. However, he's ready to make his return. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 5,785 reads 6 comments

  18. Ryan McDonagh Injury: Updates on Rangers Defenseman's Neck and Return

    The New York Rangers are currently without their top defenseman, as Ryan McDonagh is dealing with a neck injury, and his return to the lineup is uncertain. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 2,972 reads 1 comments

  19. Sabres' David Legwand Scores Goal from Deep in Own Zone vs. Blue Jackets

    Trying to kill some time on a Columbus Blue Jackets power play, Buffalo Sabres center David Legwand decided to just clear the puck and make the opposition reset. Crazily, he wound up putting the puck on net and scoring from deep in his own zone...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 months ago 34,985 reads 1 comments

  20. The Player Most Likely to Be Traded Before the Deadline on Every NHL Team

    The NHL 's trade deadline is like Christmas. Unless you consider free agency Christmas. Or maybe the draft. Wherever you rank the Feb. 29 trade deadline, it's one of the three big days of the season that isn't directly related to a game...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 3 months ago 56,966 reads 80 comments

  21. Leo Komarov Suspended 3 Games: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    According to SiriusXM NHL Network on Friday, the NHL has suspended Toronto Maple Leafs center Leo Komarov for three games after he elbowed New York Rangers defenseman Ryan McDonagh on Thursday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 7,498 reads 19 comments

  22. PK Subban Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Canadiens Star

    Montreal Canadiens defenseman P.K. Subban is among the NHL 's most dynamic blueliners, but the 26-year-old superstar has reportedly been the subject of trade chatter. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 16,991 reads 39 comments

  23. Taylor Chorney, Capitals Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    On Friday, the Washington Capitals reportedly signed defenseman Taylor Chorney to a two-year, $1.6 million contract extension, according to the Associated Press (via ESPN.com )...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 702 reads 1 comments

  24. Anze Kopitar Injury: Updates on Kings Star's Lower Body and Return

    Los Angeles Kings center Anze Kopitar sustained a lower body injury during Thursday night's game against the St. Louis Blues , the team announced . Continue for updates. Kopitar To Miss Limited Time Friday, Feb...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 2,445 reads 0 comments

  25. Don Henderson Injury: Updates on NHL Ref's Concussion After Dennis Wideman Hit

    NHL linesman Don Henderson reportedly continues to suffer from concussion symptoms after being hit from behind by Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman in late January. There's no timetable for his return to the ice...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 24,217 reads 64 comments