1. The 20 Cushiest and Coolest Jobs in Sports

    Many people dream during their youth of becoming professional athletes. We want the fame, the fortune and the adulation that comes with being a champion. We hope to follow in the paths of LeBron James, Sidney Crosby and Peyton Manning ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 3 months ago 10,639 reads 4 comments

  2. Offseason Moves Having the Biggest Impact on the 2015-16 NHL Season

    Approaching the quarter mark of the 2015-16 NHL season, we can begin to evaluate the offseason moves that are having the biggest impact thus far...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 20,243 reads 37 comments

  3. Alex Ovechkin Becomes Highest-Scoring Russian-Born Player in NHL History

    Alexander Ovechkin has now scored more goals than any Russian player in NHL history. The Washington Capitals superstar notched his 484th career goal with 12:59 left in the ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 3 months ago 1,931 reads 13 comments

  4. Stock Watch for Goalies Battling for Starting Spots in the 2015-16 Season

    Very few NHL teams employ impact goaltenders who can carry the load all season. Most clubs have a No. 1 goalie who can keep them in games and maybe steal a few during the year, while ...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 7,026 reads 12 comments

  5. Around the Rink: What's Wrong with Sidney Crosby in 2015-16?

    You look at the player statistics of the Pittsburgh Penguins, and you think the typographers must have made a mistake with Sidney Crosby 's...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 3 months ago 13,540 reads 62 comments

  6. Every NHL Team's Most Worthy All-Star Selection so Far in 2015-16

    We are now one-quarter of the way through the 2015-16 NHL season. It's still early, but we've seen enough now to get a feel for the teams and players that are off to great starts, as well as those whose starts haven't been so great...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 28,498 reads 43 comments

  7. Daily Fantasy Hockey 2015: DraftKings NHL Optimal Lineup for November 19

    The San Jose Sharks have been an up-and-down team so far this year. They came out of the gate on fire, and it appeared that head coach Peter DeBoer would help transform the Sharks back into a Western Conference power...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 2,423 reads 0 comments

  8. Ranking the Top Candidates for the 2015-16 Norris Trophy

    The Norris Trophy given to the best defenseman in the NHL is a tight race, but a sophomore leads the race for the hardware. And it's not the rookie defenseman who won the Calder Trophy last year...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 3 months ago 14,535 reads 75 comments

  9. Potential Trade Packages for NHL Teams in the Running to Land Travis Hamonic

    On Wednesday, Sportsnet ’s Elliotte Friedman broke the news that star defenceman Travis Hamonic was looking for a trade away from the New York Islanders...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 35,544 reads 80 comments

  10. How Big Will Boston Bruins' Brilliant Martin Jones Bet Pay Off?

    The Boston Bruins didn ’t get a lot of positive press during a difficult summer in which the club hemorrhaged talent and made unconventional choices with its first-round selections at the 2015 draft...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 12,662 reads 20 comments

  11. 2016 NHL All-Star Game Moving to 3-on-3 Tournament Format

    The NHL is planning to change the format of the 2016 All-Star Game to create a three-on-three tournament in the hope of sparking interest following the success of the overtime rules, which now include the wide-open style of play...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 18,785 reads 46 comments

  12. Daily Fantasy Hockey 2015: DraftKings NHL Optimal Lineup for November 18

    The games might be sparse, but the possibilities for daily fantasy hockey owners on Wednesday are outstanding. Picking the perfect lineup can pay dividends for players looking to build their bankroll...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 months ago 2,766 reads 0 comments

  13. Mike Fisher Knocks Out Kevin Bieksa's Tooth in Fight During Predators-Ducks Game

    After losing to the Nashville Predators on Tuesday night, Anaheim Ducks defenseman Kevin Bieksa is likely paying a visit to the dentist...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 months ago 39,010 reads 26 comments

  14. NHL Players Thriving Under New Coaches in the 2015-16 Season

    Sometimes a change of scenery—or a new coach brought in—can help a player rejuvenate his career. It happens every season, and in 2015-16, some famous coaches with new addresses are working their magic...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 10,119 reads 28 comments

  15. The 10 Most Intriguing Trade Rumors in the NHL Right Now

    Approaching the quarter mark of the 2015-16 NHL schedule, several intriguing trade rumors are making the rounds. Stars such as San Jose Sharks forward Patrick Marleau (pictured above) are among the notable names to surface in the rumor mill...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 42,669 reads 74 comments

  16. Is Jaromir Jagr's Slump a Sign the End Is Near for the NHL Legend?

    Jaromir Jagr started 2015-16 in glorious fashion for the Florida Panthers, continuing a resurgence that started following last season’s trade-deadline move from New Jersey. However, he has since slumped in a big way...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 7,070 reads 17 comments

  17. Daily Fantasy Hockey 2015: DraftKings NHL Optimal Lineup for November 17

    Tuesday's NHL slate is the perfect storm with a number of the league's most formidable attacks and some of the most struggling defenses both featured in an eight-game list of matchups...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 3 months ago 2,267 reads 0 comments

  18. Young Players Having the Biggest Impact on the 2015-16 NHL Season

    One of the quirkier distinctions of the 2016 World Cup of Hockey is the organizers' decision to include a Team North America made up of players who will be 23 or under when the tournament takes place next September...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 15,753 reads 51 comments

  19. NHL Power Rankings: Bleacher Report Experts' Week 7 Poll

    Week seven of the NHL season is in the books, and we have genuine uncertainty as to which team is the best to this point. Montreal? Dallas? St...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 3 months ago 44,850 reads 129 comments

  20. Ranking the NHL's Top Faceoff Players in 2015-16

    The importance of winning a faceoff is obvious to anyone who watches the game of hockey. Lots of offense occurs from a positive result in the offensive zone, and a team struggling ...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 19,519 reads 34 comments

  21. Ranking the Biggest Hall of Fame Snubs in Hockey History

    The Hockey Hall of Fame recently inducted former NHL stars Sergei Fedorov, Phil Housley, Nicklas Lidstrom and Chris Pronger into its ranks. All were certainly worthy candidates...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 5,985 reads 24 comments

  22. Daily Fantasy Hockey 2015: DraftKings NHL Optimal Lineup for November 14

    The biggest names in the NHL are all well-known superstars. They include Sidney Crosby , Alex Ovechkin, Evgeni Malkin, John Tavares, Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews, Steven Stamkos and Tyler Seguin...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 1,844 reads 0 comments

  23. Early Look at Rental Players Most Likely to Be Available at NHL Trade Deadline

    Every spring at the NHL trade deadline, players on expiring contracts are dealt away from teams with no chance of making the playoffs to clubs gearing up for championship runs...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 57,331 reads 48 comments

  24. Stock Watch for the NHL's Hottest Goaltenders in 2015-16

    Scoring is down in the NHL this season. Again. Some of the league's top snipers are putting up pretty good numbers. Still, the drag on overall offense is inching ever-closer to the levels of the Dead Puck Era that preceded the 2004-05 NHL lockout...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 13,250 reads 39 comments

  25. Capitals Honor Victims of Paris Attacks by Lighting Rink in France's Flag Colors

    The Washington Capitals honored the victims of Friday's Paris attacks, which claimed the lives of at least 153 people throughout the French capital, as reported by CNN's Steve Almasy, Pierre Meilhan and Jim Bittermann...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 16,724 reads 17 comments