1. Noah Hanifin Takes Risk by Signing Contract with Carolina Hurricanes

    When Noah Hanifin inked his name to a stack of papers in front of several thousand Carolina Hurricanes fans on Saturday, he not only signed his first NHL contract but also signed a goodbye to his NCAA career at Boston College...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 19 days ago 3,061 reads 8 comments

  2. Wild Re-Signs Christian Folin to a Two-Year Deal

    The Wild has re-signed restricted free-agent defenseman Christian Folin to a two-year, $1.45 million contract. That's annual salary-cap hit of $725,000. Most interesting is it's a full one-way contract...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 19 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  3. Oduya Not Ruling out Return to Blackhawks

    Johnny Oduya returning to the Chicago Blackhawks is less likely after Trevor Daley was acquired by the Blackhawks from the Dallas Stars on Friday, but neither side is completely shutting the door just yet...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  4. Nill Hopes Sharp Trade Moves Stars from 'infant Stage' to Chicago's Level

    Patrick Sharp tried not to cry when discussing the trade that sent him from the Chicago Blackhawks to Dallas, but Stars GM Jim Nill provided the most interesting fodder...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  5. Caps Prepared to Go to Arbitration with Holtby

    There were a few threatening clouds hanging over Kettler Capitals Iceplex for Saturday's annual Fan Fest, but none as imposing as the club's tenuous contract negotiations with restricted free agents Braden Holtby and Marcus Johansson...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 1,661 reads 0 comments

  6. T.J. Oshie Receives Warm Welcome from Capitals Fans

    T.J. Oshie was already in the middle of planning a wedding, building a house and moving when he learned that he'd been traded, for the first time in his career, to the Washington Capitals ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 37 reads 0 comments

  7. Patrick Sharp: Special 10 Years with Chicago Blackhawks

    A lot of things changed from the time Patrick Sharp arrived to the Chicago Blackhawks in December of 2005 to when he was traded Friday...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 42 reads 0 comments

  8. How Good Can the Dallas Stars Be After Latest Summer Blockbuster?

    One of the topic that dominated the 2014-15 season was the continued decline of goal scoring in the NHL .....

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 3,190 reads 0 comments

  9. Hemsky Stands as Interesting Wild Card for Stars

    The beauty of adding a player like Patrick Sharp is that, theoretically, it could make life easier for other Dallas Stars ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  10. Leonsis: 'I Haven't Met My Commitment to Him'

    Capitals majority owner Ted Leonsis had a lot to say during his interview session with the media today during Capitals Fan Fest, but his comments on the Capitals' need to win while ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  11. Canes Sign Hanifin to Entry-Level Contract

    RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes , today announced that the team has signed defenseman Noah Hanifin to a three-year, entry-level contract...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 81 reads 0 comments

  12. Toews on Blackhakws' Run: 'We're Not Done Yet'

    Jonathan Toews helped the Chicago Blackhawks win the Stanley Cup for the third time in six seasons last month, and despite more roster changes, he's not worried about the Blackhawks continuing their recent success...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 94 reads 0 comments

  13. Why Trading Dustin Byfuglien Might Be for the Best

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 71 reads 0 comments

  14. The Top NHL Storylines to Watch in the Rest of the 2015 Offseason

    With the NHL offseason in full swing, there's been a decline in notable hockey news. Still, there are several storylines worth following over the course of the summer...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 19 days ago 30,140 reads 31 comments

  15. TSN: Sharp Deal Signals Re-Tool, Not Rebuild

    Before the Blackhawks even hoisted the Stanley Cup for the third time in six seasons, Patrick Sharp was floated as Chicago's next salary cap casualty...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  16. Jack Eichel, Sam Reinhart Play for Buffalo Sabres in Scrimmmage

    BUFFALO -- The building blocks of the Buffalo Sabres future were on display at the annual Blue & Gold scrimmage Friday...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  17. Watch: Reinhart, Not Eichel, Steals Show at BUF Scrimmage

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 19 days ago 2,618 reads 0 comments

  18. Chicago Columnist 'Stunned' Stephen Johns Included in Sharp Deal

    Patrick Sharp, Trevoe Daley, and Ryan Garbutt - three names NHL fans have heard on a regular basis over the last few seasons...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 20 days ago 247 reads 0 comments

  19. Patrick Sharp Leaves Lasting Legacy with Chicago Blackhawks

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 20 days ago 64 reads 0 comments

  20. 2015 NHL Free Agency: Every Team's Best Remaining Option on the Open Market

    NHL teams are doing a great job of shopping smart this summer, and for fans that's both good and bad. It's good because your favorite team isn't spending big money, but it's bad because the excitement level has faded from free agency...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 20 days ago 74,247 reads 91 comments

  21. Patrick Sharp, Stephen Johns Traded to Stars for Ryan Garbutt, Trevor Daley

    Patrick Sharp was an integral member of the Chicago Blackhawks' triumphant Stanley Cup title run, but the team decided to part ways with the 33-year-old left-winger Friday evening in a trade with the Dallas Stars...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 20 days ago 64,221 reads 138 comments

  22. Lawyers in Concussion Lawsuit Prepare to Question Bettman, Shanahan

    Lawyers for the group of former players suing the National Hockey League over its handling of concussions have questioned seven current and former league officials over the past month ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 20 days ago 314 reads 0 comments

  23. Blackhawks acquire Daley and Garbutt from Dallas

    The Chicago Blackhawks announced today they have acquired defenseman Trevor Daley and forward Ryan Garbutt from the Dallas Stars in exchange for forward Patrick Sharp and defenseman Stephen Johns...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 20 days ago 177 reads 0 comments

  24. Stars Acquire Sharp, Johns from Blackhawks

    Stars just announced that they have acquired Patrick Sharp and Stephen Johns from Chicago in exchange for Trevor Daley and Ryan Garbutt...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 20 days ago 43 reads 0 comments

  25. Canadiens' Pacioretty Has Reputation as Quick Healer

    MONTREAL — The Montreal Canadiens had all of their fans rushing to check the calendar Friday afternoon after announcing that forward Max Pacioretty will take 12 weeks to recover from a knee injury...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 20 days ago 1,518 reads 0 comments