1. Montreal Canadiens' Biggest Takeaways from the Start of 2014 Free Agency

    The Montreal Canadiens were quick to the trigger to start the 2014 NHL free agency. Within the first hour, general manager Marc Bergevin had signed both Manny Malhotra and Tom Gilbert...

    Brandon DuBreuil Written by Brandon DuBreuil about 1 day ago 2,763 reads 3 comments

  2. Dahlbeck Takes 'Big Step' for Blackhawks

    The hardest position to crack in the Chicago Blackhawks roster in recent seasons also happens to be where the organization has some of its greatest prospect depth...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 day ago 475 reads 0 comments

  3. Preds Re-Sign Ekholm — Two Years, $2.075M

    The Nashville Predators have avoided arbitration with defenseman Mattias Ekholm, signing the 24-year-old to a two-year, $2.075 million contract...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 day ago 16 reads 0 comments

  4. Ho-Sang Not Surprised Islanders Picked Him at Draft

    Joshua Ho-Sang met with several teams prior to the 2014 NHL Draft, but he was taken aback following his sit-down with the New York Islanders ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 day ago 181 reads 0 comments

  5. Blues Sign D-Man Shields to 1-Year Deal

    St. Louis Blues President of Hockey Operations and General Manager Doug Armstrong announced today the club has signed defenseman David Shields to a one-year, two-way contract...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 day ago 109 reads 0 comments

  6. Younger Los Angeles Kings Give Valentin Zykov, Adrian Kempe Confidence

    Two years ago the Los Angeles Kings promoted forwards Dwight King and Jordan Nolan from the American Hockey League in the middle of the season and they helped them win the Stanley Cup...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 day ago 108 reads 0 comments

  7. Capitals Sign Goaltender Pasquale to One-Year Deal

    The Capitals ' goaltending picture gained some clarity on Wednesday when Edward Pasquale was signed to a one-year, two-way contract...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 day ago 78 reads 0 comments

  8. Columbus Blue Jackets: Blue Jackets Sign Will Weber to One-Year Contract

    The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman Will Weber to a one-year, two-way (NHL/AHL) contract for the 2014-15 season, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 day ago 40 reads 0 comments

  9. Sidney Crosby Injury: Updates on Penguins Star's Wrist and Recovery

    Updates from Wednesday, July 9 Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford commented on Sidney Crosby 's injured wrist via the team's Twitter account: Original Text Apparently Sidney Crosby wasn't completely healthy, after all...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 1 day ago 9,548 reads 30 comments

  10. Every NHL Team's Best Option to Improve in the 2014 Offseason

    With the NHL 2014 draft now history and all of the best unrestricted free agents signed, general managers must seek other means to improve their rosters for 2014-15...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 2 days ago 76,645 reads 121 comments

  11. Should the St. Louis Blues Be Comfortable with Brian Elliott in Net?

    If there are any reservations anymore about the approximate talent of the St. Louis Blues , it all lies with their goaltending. It did last year, when Blues’ general manager Doug Armstrong boldly traded for Ryan Miller near the trade deadline...

    Dan Robaczewski Written by Dan Robaczewski about 1 day ago 628 reads 0 comments

  12. Camp Teaching Prospects What Org. Is All About

    TRAVERSE CITY – The players have gone their separate ways after taking part in the Detroit Red Wings annual development camp and now the organization's attention turns to the prospects tournament and main training camp back here in September...

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  13. Los Angeles Kings' Biggest Takeaways from the Start of 2014 Free Agency

    The Los Angeles Kings ' biggest move came before free agency opened on July 1 when they re-signed Marian Gaborik to a long-term contract...

    Eric McKelvie Written by Eric McKelvie about 2 days ago 435 reads 0 comments

  14. Grades for New York Rangers' Free-Agency Signings So Far

    The New York Rangers didn't go crazy during free agency, making only one real "splash." They did, however, sign five players who have a chance of contributing next season...

    Jeremy Fuchs Written by Jeremy Fuchs about 2 days ago 2,923 reads 1 comments

  15. Philadelphia Flyers' Biggest Mistake in Each of the Last 5 Offseasons

    The 2014 NHL offseason is officially underway. More than $500 million was committed by NHL squads on the first day of free agency alone, while household names like Ryan Kelser and Jason Spezza have relocated via trades...

    Dan Fremuth Written by Dan Fremuth about 2 days ago 1,465 reads 1 comments

  16. Pittsburgh Penguins' Biggest Takeaways from the Start of 2014 Free Agency

    Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford may have dipped his foot into the shallow end of the free-agency pool last week, but that is nothing to be ashamed of...

    Joseph Sykes Written by Joseph Sykes about 2 days ago 2,579 reads 4 comments

  17. Realistic Expectations for Corey Crawford in Chicago Blackhawks' 2014-15 Season

    Corey Crawford has a Stanley Cup to his credit, and if it were not for one bad bounce in this year's playoffs, he might very well have two on his resume...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 days ago 4,463 reads 17 comments

  18. Detroit Red Wings Trade for Mike Green Would Be Desperate and Risky

    Various sources including Ansar Khan at Mlive .com and Art Regner at Fox Sports Detroit are reporting that Washington Capitals ...

    Matt Hutter Written by Matt Hutter about 2 days ago 5,332 reads 69 comments

  19. New York Rangers Who Need to Take Next Step in 2014-15

    The New York Rangers went to the Stanley Cup Final in 2013-14, but they can't rest on their laurels. The Blueshirts had their greatest season since the 1993-94 squad won the Cup, ...

    Tom Urtz Jr. Written by Tom Urtz Jr. about 2 days ago 1,409 reads 1 comments

  20. Report: Sidney Crosby to Have Wrist Surgery

    Sidney Crosby is scheduled to have arthroscopic surgery on his right wrist within the next few days to repair damage that a source said impeded his performance in the postseason....

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  21. Tampa Bay Lightning's Biggest Takeaways from the Start of 2014 Free Agency

    Just over a week into NHL free agency, the Tampa Bay Lightning have made a significant impact in an attempt to return to the playoffs...

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  22. Cory Schneider to Enter Season as New Jersey Devils No. 1 Goalie

    New Jersey Devils coach Peter DeBoer says nobody in the NHL is more deserving of the chance he's about to get than Cory Schneider...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 days ago 74 reads 0 comments

  23. Despite History of 'friction,' DeBoer Doesn't Expect Issues with Clemmensen

    When the Devils signed Scott Clemmensen to challenge for the No. 2 goalie gig behind Cory Schneider, they did so knowing of the unpleasant history between Clemmensen and head coach ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 days ago 131 reads 0 comments

  24. Dallas Stars Defenseman Julius Honka Has Good Offensive Game

    FRISCO, Texas -- When the Dallas Stars chose defenseman Julius Honka with the 14th pick in the 2014 NHL Draft, they did so knowing the 18-year-old's strengths are on offense...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 days ago 53 reads 0 comments

  25. Ryan Kesler Trade to Anaheim Ducks Pleases Coach Bruce Boudreau

    Anaheim Ducks coach Bruce Boudreau on Tuesday raved about the trade that landed Ryan Kesler from the Vancouver Canucks last month...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 2 days ago 92 reads 0 comments