1. Taylor Hall Injury: Updates on Devils LW's Recovery from Knee Surgery

    New Jersey Devils left winger Taylor Hall suffered a torn meniscus in his left knee that required surgery, the team announced Wednesday. Continue for updates. Latest on Hall's Status Wednesday, Nov...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 1,741 reads 1 comments

  2. Ranking the NHL's Top Faceoff Players in 2016-17

    A good faceoff man can save an NHL team goals and a lot of work by winning possession. In the offensive zone, there is an enormous amount of activity after a win for the attacking team—all nullified if there is a clean win by the defensive team...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 4 months ago 6,903 reads 25 comments

  3. Breaking Down Crosby and Ovechkin's Legendary Careers Before Showdown

    Sidney Crosby and Alexander Ovechkin have had two of the most prolific NHL careers in the past decade. Who has the edge? Check out the video above ahead of tonight's matchup between the Washington Capitals and Pittsburgh Penguins...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 4 months ago 1,173 reads 2 comments

  4. Johnny Gaudreau Injury: Updates on Flames LW's Recovery from Finger Surgery

    Calgary Flames left wing Johnny Gaudreau suffered a broken finger on Nov. 15 and had surgery to repair the injury on Nov. 16. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 2,997 reads 7 comments

  5. NHL Coaches Who Should Be on the Hot Seat

    NHL head coaches get fired too often. A major league team is a complex organism with a lot of moving parts, and a coach can be fired for any number of problems that aren ’t really his fault...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 4 months ago 2,456 reads 0 comments

  6. Steven Stamkos Injury: Updates on Lightning Star's Recovery from Knee Surgery

    Tampa Bay Lightning star forward Steven Stamkos left Tuesday night 's game during the first period against the Detroit Red Wings ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 7,839 reads 16 comments

  7. NHL Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Kevin Shattenkirk, Dougie Hamilton and More

    The further the 2016-17 NHL season progresses, the clearer pictures and needs become within respective rosters, which has created further buzz around the trade market...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 2,114 reads 0 comments

  8. It's Not Crazy to Think Patrik Laine Will Be Better Than Matthews and McDavid

    DENVER — The best player under 20 years of age in the NHL ? It's either Connor McDavid or Auston Matthews, right? After all, they score the most points, get the most ink, sell the most jerseys and endorse the most products...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 4 months ago 16,372 reads 33 comments

  9. Breaking Down the New York Rangers' Surprising Success in 2016-17

    The New York Rangers looked like a spent force last spring. After two deep playoff runs in the preceding years, the Rangers lasted just five games against a vastly superior Pittsburgh Penguins team...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 4 months ago 7,760 reads 22 comments

  10. Issues the NHL Must Solve to Prevent Another Lockout

    On Sept. 6, NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly told Sirius XM NHL Radio Network (h/t Chris Nichols of Today's Slapshot ) the league was happy with the current collective bargaining agreement...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 4 months ago 11,718 reads 22 comments

  11. NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 6 Poll

    In the early NHL season, no division has been more important to watch than the Metropolitan. That's not to take anything away from other top clubs...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 4 months ago 26,141 reads 98 comments

  12. NHL Players with the Best Chances to Reach 100 Points in 2016-17

    In recent years, tallying 100 points in an NHL season has become an increasingly difficult achievement for players...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 5 months ago 9,480 reads 21 comments

  13. Way-Too-Early Ranking of the Top Candidates for the 2016-17 Calder Trophy

    The National Hockey League is shifting towards a playing style where speed and skill are rewarded. That favors young players...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 7,572 reads 21 comments

  14. The Biggest Takeaways from the 1st Month of the 2016-17 NHL Season

    Every NHL team has now played at least a dozen games, and there are some amazing stories and surprising trends emerging...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 5 months ago 6,827 reads 21 comments

  15. How the Defencemen of the 2010 NHL Draft Class Became a Cautionary Tale

    When Dylan McIlrath was selected 10th overall in the 2010 NHL draft by the New York Rangers, it was with the belief that he was going to be a high-end shutdown defenceman and intimidating ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 5 months ago 12,968 reads 14 comments

  16. Bryan Bickell Diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis: Latest Details and Comments

    Carolina Hurricanes winger Bryan Bickell has been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, which will require an indefinite period of rest before determining whether his hockey career can continue...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 20,876 reads 12 comments

  17. Ranking the Hottest Goaltenders in the NHL

    Even though scoring in the NHL started with a bang this season, there are plenty of goaltenders boasting impressive save percentages and goals-against averages through the first month of the season...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 5 months ago 6,306 reads 21 comments

  18. Way-Too-Early Ranking of the Top 2016-17 Norris Trophy Candidates

    The NHL hasn’t had a back-to-back winner of the Norris Trophy since Nicklas Lidstrom, who won three in a row from 2006 to 2008. That speaks volumes of the amount of ultra-talented defensemen that today’s game features...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Leboff about 5 months ago 264 reads 0 comments

  19. Artem Anisimov Injury: Updates on Blackhawks Center's Status and Return

    Chicago Blackhawks center Artem Anisimov left Wednesday's game against the St. Louis Blues with an upper-body injury. The team announced he would not return. Continue for updates...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 2,654 reads 0 comments

  20. Coyotes' 27-Year-Old GM Eyeing the Long Road to Becoming Hockey's Theo Epstein

    DENVER — John Chayka came striding through a Pepsi Center walkway Tuesday morning, on his way up the stands to watch the Colorado Avalanche's morning skate...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 5 months ago 7,468 reads 6 comments

  21. Stock Watch for the Top Sophomores in the NHL in 2016-17

    The 2015 NHL draft was highly anticipated for two impact players—Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel. With those two prospects and a large group of 2014 selections who took an extra ...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 5 months ago 5,136 reads 11 comments

  22. New York Rangers Outscoring Their Way to the Top

    As the NHL season heats up, so are the New York Rangers . Hosting a combination of rookie spark and veteran experience, the Rangers have moved to a 10-3 record with the league's highest-producing offense...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 5 months ago 1,358 reads 1 comments

  23. Have Depth Issues Closed the Chicago Blackhawks' Stanley Cup Window?

    The Chicago Blackhawks won their sixth straight game on Sunday, overcoming an early lead by the Dallas Stars and ultimately triumphing in overtime. The victory pushed the team to 9-3-1 on the season, which is a good start for any club...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 5 months ago 10,862 reads 43 comments

  24. 5 Notable NHL 'Hometown Discount' Contracts

    On June 30, center Steven Stamkos passed up the riches of free agency to re-sign with the Tampa Bay Lightning...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 5 months ago 7,486 reads 26 comments

  25. Seth Jones Injury: Updates on Blue Jackets Star's Foot and Return

    The Columbus Blue Jackets placed Seth Jones on injured reserve on Nov. 7 after the defenseman suffered a hairline fracture of his foot in a Nov. 5 game against the St. Louis Blues , per the team's official website ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 1,351 reads 2 comments