1. Agent: No Talks with Hawks About Trading Oduya

    The Chicago Blackhawks are going to have to trade someone before the season begins to get under the salary cap...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 409 reads 0 comments

  2. Canucks Re-Sign Weber; Only Tanev, Vey Remain Unsigned

    The Vancouver Canucks have re-signed defenseman Yannick Weber, crossing another restricted free agent off the list in the process...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 301 reads 0 comments

  3. Blue Jackets Sign Ex-Penguins F Brian Gibbons

    The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed speedy, diminutive forward Brian Gibbons to a one-year, two-way contract...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 86 reads 0 comments

  4. Linden Takes a Breather After Rapid Remake in Vancouver

    When Trevor Linden was hired as the new boss of the Vancouver Canucks , a returned hero whose chief job was a swift rehabilitation of the hockey team, he faced a three-month sprint through an obstacle course crowded with moving objects...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 9 days ago 233 reads 0 comments

  5. Giroux Will Be the Butt of Jokes

    The Daily News on Tuesday reported that Johnson, the Eagles' first-round pick last year and their starting right tackle, tested positive for a banned substance and likely will be suspended for the first four games of this season...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 146 reads 0 comments

  6. Flyers' Hextall Remains Calm Amid Free-Agency Storm

    UNDER NORMAL circumstances, Ron Hextall would likely have a pit in his stomach if he saw division rival Washington had acquired two top-four defensemen from the Penguins .....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 87 reads 0 comments

  7. Flyers Should Take Whatever They Can Get for Vinny Lecavalier

    According to various reports, the Philadelphia Flyers are working hard to find a trade partner for Vincent Lecavalier. In other words, general manager Ron Hextall is spending an inordinate amount of time trying to undo the mistakes of his predecessor...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  8. 5 New York Rangers Prospects Set to Challenge for a Roster Spot in 2014

    After a magical ride that saw the New York Rangers make it all the way to the Stanley Cup Final, general manager Glen Sather was handed a tough task: keeping the Eastern Conference champions intact...

    Andrew Capitelli Written by Andrew Capitelli about 9 days ago 7,993 reads 8 comments

  9. Atlantic Division Sees Teams Make Many Offseason Changes

    Salary-cap constraints have forced Boston Bruins general manager Peter Chiarelli to watch from the sidelines as the rest of the GMs in the Atlantic Division have made efforts to improve their rosters in an attempt to catch the Bruins...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 4,010 reads 0 comments

  10. Slater Koekkoek Top Defenseman Prospect for Tampa Bay Lightning

    Defenseman Slater Koekkoek was soaking up some of the spotlight this week at Tampa Bay Lightning prospect camp...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 72 reads 0 comments

  11. Dallas Eakins Coach of Edmonton Oilers Eager to Start Season

    The Edmonton Oilers will have a lot of new pieces when they head to training camp in September. Coach Dallas Eakins is excited about the newcomers and what they can bring to a franchise ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 85 reads 0 comments

  12. Next Set of Tasks Looms for Penguins GM Jim Rutherford

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 236 reads 0 comments

  13. Caps Sign Forwards Kennedy, Newbury

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 206 reads 0 comments

  14. Lightning Sign Sustr, Have a Really Deep Defense

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 54 reads 0 comments

  15. NHL Free-Agent Signings 2014: Smartest Early Offseason Contracts

    Remember the moment the pinata broke open at birthday parties during your childhood and screaming kids went running for all the free candy from every direction? That is kind of ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 2,352 reads 4 comments

  16. NHL Trade Rumors: Latest on Vincent Lecavalier, Mike Green and More

    As free agency continues to grab headlines, those teams that have been unable to attract talent on the open market will now look to the trade market to find stars to fill the holes on their rosters...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 9 days ago 2,853 reads 0 comments

  17. Coyotes Name Regier Assistant GM

    Darcy Regier is back in the NHL . The former Buffalo general manager — the longest-tenured (16 years) in franchise history — has been hired in Arizona to serve as Don Maloney's assistant, the club announced on Thursday...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  18. NHL Network Analysts Agree: Brooks Orpik Was Worst July 1 Free Agent Signing

    I don't know if players have home locker rooms on which they can hang bulletin boards and then post bulletin-board material, but if that's the case, new Capitals defenseman Brooks Orpik should be all set...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 9 days ago 436 reads 0 comments

  19. Alex Chiasson Prepared for Pressure After Being Traded to Ottawa Senators

    Alex Chiasson is going to play under a microscope this season. That's what happens when you're the key piece in a trade that involves a franchise player...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 days ago 61 reads 0 comments

  20. Capitals Sign Tim Kennedy, Kris Newbury

    ARLINGTON, VA. – The Washington Capitals have signed forwards Tim Kennedy and Kris Newbury to one-year, two-way contracts, senior vice president and general manager Brian MacLellan announced today...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 9 days ago 170 reads 0 comments

  21. Canes Agree to Terms with Ben Holmstrom

    RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes , today announced that the team has agreed to terms with center Ben Holmstrom on a one-year, two-way contract...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 9 days ago 96 reads 0 comments

  22. NHL Rumors: Latest Buzz on Trades and Free Agents

    It's silly season in the NHL , folks, with rumors floating left and right about which free agent will end up where and potential trades that could be in the offing...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 days ago 11,236 reads 12 comments

  23. NHL Free Agency 2014: Latest Rumors Surrounding Top Players Heading into Day 4

    There is no getting around it. The 2014 NHL free-agent pool dried up quickly in the first three days of July, as the smartest teams siphoned off the best talent available and left ...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 10 days ago 767 reads 0 comments

  24. Maple Leafs Rumors: Toronto Must Be More Aggressive in Pursuit of Upgrades

    The ho-hum offseason for the mediocre Toronto Maple Leafs continues. Fans were enthused after the franchise grabbed William Nylander at No. 8 overall in the 2014 draft, but free agency has been a serious exercise in patience...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 days ago 6,603 reads 4 comments

  25. NHL Free Agents 2014: Rumors, Predictions for Top Unsigned Talent

    Believe it or not, there are still some NHL players on the market after the initial rush on available talent in the first few days of free agency...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 1,829 reads 0 comments