1. Predicting Which Slumping NHL Players Will Improve in 2015

    NHL players like Jakub Voracek , Tyler Seguin , Rick Nash and Vladimir Tarasenko have started the 2014-15 season with great acclaim and success, and they are currently riding a wave of good vibes...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 day ago 4,450 reads 12 comments

  2. Chris Terry's Play Daring Carolina Hurricanes to Keep Him in NHL

    When Jordan Staal makes his season debut for the Carolina Hurricanes —whether that's on Monday or in another game in the next few weeks —his much-awaited return will ...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 day ago 570 reads 0 comments

  3. Ranking the Top Moments of 2014 for the Washington Capitals

    The 2014 calendar year was not an overly kind one to the Washington Capitals, as the team failed to qualify for the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the first time since 2007...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 1 day ago 522 reads 0 comments

  4. 5 Lineup Changes the Pittsburgh Penguins Should Consider for the New Year

    So far in 2014-15, the Pittsburgh Penguins have been winning despite ever-increasing odds. As has often happened in the past, injuries and illnesses have become a central part of the Penguins story this season...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 day ago 3,981 reads 4 comments

  5. Detroit Red Wings Poised to Have Strong 2nd Half

    Through the first half of the season, a number of Detroit Red Wing players are meeting or exceeding expectations, including Pavel Datsyuk, Tomas Tatar and Henrik Zetterberg...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 1 day ago 2,371 reads 8 comments

  6. Leafs First-Round Pick Nylander Lifts Sweden to Victory in Toronto

    William Nylander enjoyed a memorable moment at Toronto's Air Canada Centre on Friday, except it was as a member of Team Sweden, as it opened its 2015 world junior tournament...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 111 reads 0 comments

  7. 2015 NHL Free Agents Increasing Their Value This Season

    The 2015 NHL free-agent list is not a strong one in historic terms. There are very few marquee names who are productive and in their prime seasons, so it's an opportunity for lesser players to impress general managers...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 1 day ago 6,409 reads 8 comments

  8. What the KHL's Economic Collapse Means for the NHL

    The Russian economy is faltering, and one of the victims is the Kontinental Hockey League, which once aspired to compete with the NHL in terms of talent and in recent years has lured away a handful of high-profile stars, like Ilya Kovalchuk...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 day ago 8,793 reads 14 comments

  9. Blues' Butler Is Happy to Be Home

    Chris Butler was 10 or 11 when he got one of his favorite Christmas presents ever: A gold, aluminum Easton Brett Hull-model hockey stick. For a kid in St...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 4 reads 0 comments

  10. Ranking Best Candidates to Replace Fired Pete DeBoer as New Jersey Devils Coach

    On Friday, the New Jersey Devils put out a two-sentence release on their official website. The first sentence confirmed reports that the team was making a coaching change; the ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 day ago 9,884 reads 15 comments

  11. Coach Peter DeBoer Brought His Firing by the New Jersey Devils Upon Himself

    One day in late January can offer a glimpse into why the New Jersey Devils fired Peter DeBoer on Friday afternoon, one day after Christmas...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 1 day ago 8,709 reads 5 comments

  12. Despite Struggles, Wild GM Fletcher Will Stay the Course

    As Chuck Fletcher stood in the general manager's box during the second intermission Tuesday night granting a “state-of-the-team” interview regarding the Wild 's first 32 games, his face was red, his voice hoarse...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 8 reads 0 comments

  13. Young Flyers Fan Gets Sidney Crosby Jersey for Christmas, Is Entirely Disgusted

    This fan may be young, but don't mistake young for stupid. Philadelphia and Pittsburgh are Pennsylvania's flagship cities. However, their people and their sports teams couldn't be more different...

    Jake Silver Written by Jake Silver about 1 day ago 64,289 reads 62 comments

  14. 5 Lineup Changes the Chicago Blackhawks Should Consider for the New Year

    Even with a brutal 5-1 home defeat suffered at the hands of the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night, the Blackhawks have been rolling this season...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 day ago 2,111 reads 1 comments

  15. Team Canada Thumps Slovakia in World Junior Opener

    There were two things to take away from Team Canada's dominating first game at the world junior hockey championship...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 688 reads 0 comments

  16. Canada Clobbers Slovakia 8-0 in World Juniors

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 11 reads 0 comments

  17. Islanders Resume with Need to Get More Goals from Defense

    Despite one of the best 34-game starts in franchise history, the Islanders face the Sabres here Saturday night with a few things to work on...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 14 reads 0 comments

  18. Former NHL Player Sheldon Kennedy a Recipient of the Order of Canada

    Sheldon Kennedy played more than 300 regular season games in the National Hockey League, but it's his work as an advocate for victims of child abuse that has earned him the Order of Canada...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 73 reads 0 comments

  19. NHL Sees Record Revenue Thanks to Six Outdoor Games

    Boosted by six outdoor games, the NHL earned record revenues of $3.7 billion for the 2013-14 season, the first full season under its newest collective bargaining agreement with the NHL Players' Assn...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 560 reads 0 comments

  20. VIDEO: Young Flyers Fan Horrified to Get Sidney Crosby Jersey for Christmas

    Ask any Philadelphia Flyers fan about Sidney Crosby , and you'll get a reaction befitting a war criminal...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 11 reads 0 comments

  21. Arizona Coyotes' Shane Doan Credits a Life-Saver

    It had been 34 days since he embarked on this routine, navigating the wheel of his black Ford truck along the Loop 101 in a suit he hadn't had a use for in weeks...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 2 reads 0 comments

  22. Is Paul MacLean the New Devils Coach?

    With teams set to resume play after the NHL 's Christmas break, speculation among Devils players is that Paul MacLean will be introduced Saturday morning as the team's new coach...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 203 reads 1 comments

  23. Peter DeBoer Fired by New Jersey Devils: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New Jersey Devils fired head coach Peter DeBoer on Friday, just three seasons after he led the team to the Stanley Cup Finals. The Devils confirmed the report: TSN's Bob McKenzie first broke the news...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 11,348 reads 56 comments

  24. VIDEO: Russia's Nikolay Goldobin Scores Shootout Winner by Accident

    Russia had quite a scare at the World Junior Championship Friday in the tournament's opening game. They were down 2-0 at one point to big-time underdog Denmark and needed a comeback effort to froce the shootout...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 17 reads 0 comments

  25. Are the Florida Panthers Actually a Playoff Team?

    A quick look at the standings in the Eastern Conference shows two things you probably wouldn't expect to see: The Bruins out of a playoff spot (still), and the Panthers rather close to one...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 day ago 6 reads 0 comments