1. Penguins D Ian Cole's Dad Celebrates Father's Day by Drinking from Stanley Cup

    Nothing Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Ian Cole could have bought his dad would have topped this Father's Day experience. Because drinking out of the Stanley Cup is a dream for any hockey fan...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 months ago 12,396 reads 0 comments

  2. Early Odds for Every NHL Team to Win the 2017 Stanley Cup

    The 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs showed, among other things, the futility of trying to predict the outcome of an NHL season. Entering those playoffs, five of the last six Stanley Cups were won by either the Chicago Blackhawks or Los Angeles Kings...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 57,190 reads 86 comments

  3. Pavel Datsyuk to Leave Red Wings, Return to Russia: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Pavel Datsyuk has finally ended the suspense about his future, announcing that he will return to Russia instead of playing out the final year of his contract with the Detroit Red Wings ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 6,429 reads 77 comments

  4. Projecting the Most Likely Destinations for 2016's Top 10 NHL Free Agents

    The July 1 start of the NHL free-agent market is fast approaching. Anticipation over potential destinations for the top free-agent stars, including Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos , will grow in the coming days...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 101,344 reads 235 comments

  5. NHL Draft 2016: Updated Order and Mock Draft After Stanley Cup Final

    The NHL 's focus shifts to the offseason now the Pittsburgh Penguins have been crowned champions after edging the San Jose Sharks in the Stanley Cup Final...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 6,381 reads 1 comments

  6. Predicting Which 2016 NHL Lottery Teams Will Make Playoffs Next Season

    Thirty teams all start the NHL season with at least one thing in mind: make the playoffs. From there, anything is possible...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 3 months ago 12,902 reads 46 comments

  7. Glen Gulutzan to Flames: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Calgary Flames announced Friday that they hired Glen Gulutzan as their head coach. He will fill the vacancy left by Bob Hartley, who was fired in May after the Flames went 35-40-7 for 77 points while missing the playoffs last season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 2,005 reads 4 comments

  8. NHL Free Agents 2016: Top Players on Market Following Stanley Cup Final

    Now that the 2016 NHL season is complete, every club around the league will look to build its roster up through the draft and free agency in an attempt to reach hockey's pinnacle next year...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 3 months ago 3,043 reads 2 comments

  9. Marc-Andre Fleury Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation on Penguins Goalie

    Pittsburgh Penguins goalie Marc-Andre Fleury appeared in only two postseason games as the team went on to win the 2016 Stanley Cup, and that has prompted trade speculation. Continue for updates...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 months ago 19,270 reads 43 comments

  10. Cam Ward Re-Signs with Hurricanes: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Goalie Cam Ward will return for a 12th season with the Carolina Hurricanes , as he signed a two-year, $6.6 million contract with the organization Thursday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 2,580 reads 17 comments

  11. Evgeni Malkin Injury: Updates on Penguins Star's Elbow and Recovery

    Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin is dealing with an elbow injury, which could require surgery following the Penguins' 2016 Stanley Cup Final victory. Continue for updates...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 5,634 reads 13 comments

  12. Playing "Fact or Fiction" with the Latest NHL Rumors and Speculation

    The NHL draft will take place in Buffalo, New York, on June 24 and 25, and the start of unrestricted free agency is July 1. As a result, there's an increase in trade and free-agent rumors...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 55,497 reads 96 comments

  13. NHL Rumors: Top Trade Reports Following 2016 Stanley Cup Final

    The Edmonton Oilers endured yet another season of missing the NHL playoffs, and while he has been running the team for just one year, there is pressure on general manager Peter Chiarelli to turn the situation around soon...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 5,008 reads 0 comments

  14. Every NHL Team's Biggest Draft Steal and Bust

    The 2016 NHL draft is just around the corner. The first round will take place amid much fanfare on Friday, June 24, while Rounds 2-7 will progress much more quickly on June 25...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 62,703 reads 108 comments

  15. Penguins Parade 2016: Twitter Reaction, Photos, Videos and More

    The Pittsburgh Penguins celebrated their Stanley Cup triumph over the San Jose Sharks with a parade through the city Wednesday. Sidney Crosby , Evgeni Malkin and Co...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 3,524 reads 1 comments

  16. NHL Trade Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz Following Stanley Cup Final 2016

    Think the NHL doesn't have a silly season of its own? With the Pittsburgh Penguins owners of the latest Stanley Cup, the entire league now shifts toward the fast-approaching ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 5,403 reads 0 comments

  17. B/R Experts' Picks for the Best of the 2016 NHL Playoffs

    Monday night was magical for Pittsburgh Penguins fans who waited seven years to see Sidney Crosby hoist the Stanley Cup over his head for the second time...

    Bleacher Report NHL Staff Written by Bleacher Report NHL Staff about 3 months ago 8,473 reads 16 comments

  18. 2016 NHL Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions for Top Prospects After Stanley Cup

    With the Pittsburgh Penguins crowned the Stanley Cup winners, the league's attention now turns to the future and the upcoming NHL draft. And that means my attention turns to projecting that draft...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 72,583 reads 71 comments

  19. Wayne Gretzky Says NHL Should Retire Gordie Howe's Number League-Wide

    "The Great One," NHL legend Wayne Gretzky, whose No. 99 is retired throughout the league, believes the NHL should give the same honor to the No. 9 jersey worn by his late childhood idol, Gordie Howe, who died on Friday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 5,171 reads 21 comments

  20. NHL Reportedly Chooses Las Vegas for Expansion over Quebec City

    The NHL is reportedly set to add a 31st team, settling on Las Vegas over Quebec City to receive an expansion franchise as early as the 2017-18 season...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 124,393 reads 81 comments

  21. Randy Carlyle Named Ducks Head Coach: Latest Contract Details and Reaction

    The Anaheim Ducks announced Tuesday they hired Randy Carlyle as head coach. "A proven winner and motivator, Randy has expertly managed the bench throughout his coaching career," said Ducks general manager Bob Murray...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 2,072 reads 8 comments

  22. Penguins Parade 2016: Latest Details for Pittsburgh's Stanley Cup Celebration

    The Pittsburgh Penguins brought the Stanley Cup back to the city for the fourth time in the franchise's history on Sunday night, defeating the San Jose Sharks 3-1 at the SAP Center...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 3 months ago 5,447 reads 2 comments

  23. NHL Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on P.K. Subban, Scott Hartnell and More

    P.K. Subban has seen both the highs and lows of NHL life since becoming a member of the Montreal Canadiens late in the 2009-10 season. Subban made an immediate impression with his skating, booming shot and look-at-me type of personality...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 2,397 reads 0 comments

  24. Penguins Parade 2016: Route, Date, Schedule, TV Info and More

    The Pittsburgh Penguins won the Stanley Cup Final over the San Jose Sharks in Game 6 on Sunday, and now Sidney Crosby and Co. will have the chance to celebrate with their fans...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 8,871 reads 4 comments

  25. Stanley Cup 2016: Sharks vs. Penguins Recap, Analysis and Best Moments

    After missing the opportunity to end the 2016 Stanley Cup Final in front of their home fans, the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the San Jose Sharks 3-1 on the road in Game 6 on Sunday to take home the Stanley Cup...

    Justin Neuman Written by Justin Neuman about 3 months ago 1,664 reads 0 comments