1. NHL Draft Lottery 2016: Selection Order Results, Analysis and Twitter Reaction

    Toronto Maple Leafs fans were rewarded Saturday after watching their team finish at the bottom of the standings in 2015-16. The Leafs won the 2016 NHL draft lottery, granting them the first overall pick June 24...

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  2. Penguins vs. Capitals: Game 2 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    Penguins 2, Capitals 1—Final Eric Fehr's late goal helped the Pittsburgh Penguins edge the Washington Capitals 2-1 in Game 2 of the second-round Eastern Conference matchup Saturday night...

    David Kenyon Written by David Kenyon about 3 days ago 9,704 reads 145 comments

  3. Islanders vs. Lightning: Game 2 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    The Tampa Bay Lightning evened their second-round playoff series with the New York Islanders at 1-1 on Saturday thanks to a 4-1 win at Amalie Arena...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 4 days ago 2,791 reads 19 comments

  4. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: TV Info, Predictions for Saturday Slate

    The numbers tell a huge story as to why the Washington Capitals were the dominant team in the NHL during the regular season this year with 120 points. They can put the puck in the net with consistency...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 4 days ago 946 reads 0 comments

  5. NHL Playoffs 2016: Live Stream Schedule, Stanley Cup TV Guide and Saturday Picks

    There's significant pressure on the Tampa Bay Lightning as they prepare to play Game 2 against the New York Islanders in their second-round series...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 4 days ago 789 reads 1 comments

  6. NHL Draft Lottery 2016: Start Time, TV Schedule, Live Stream and Odds

    For almost a month, about half of the NHL has been dormant as 14 teams' campaigns ended with the conclusion of the regular season...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 days ago 24,880 reads 2 comments

  7. NHL Playoffs Roundup: Blues Need Major Improvement After Stars Dominate Game 1

    If Game 1 is indicative of the way the rest of the second-round series between the St. Louis Blues and the Dallas Stars is going to go, the Blues may as well give up now...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 4 days ago 2,469 reads 23 comments

  8. Top Offseason Priorities for Teams Eliminated in 1st Round of 2016 NHL Playoffs

    Some famous franchises were kicked to the curb in the first round of the 2016 NHL playoffs, including the two most successful teams of the last six years...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 4 days ago 37,762 reads 81 comments

  9. Predators vs. Sharks: Game 1 Live Score, Highlights from 2016 NHL Playoffs

    San Jose 5, Nashville 2 (San Jose leads series 1-0) The relentless pressure of the San Jose Sharks paid off in Game 1 of their Western Conference semifinal series against the Nashville Predators...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 4 days ago 2,916 reads 23 comments

  10. Blues vs. Stars: Game 1 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    The Dallas Stars have drawn first blood in their Stanley Cup playoff series against the St. Louis Blues, thanks to a 2-1 win in Game 1 at American Airlines Center...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 4 days ago 2,898 reads 29 comments

  11. Johan Larsson, Sabres Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Buffalo Sabres announced that they signed Johan Larsson to a one-year contract extension Friday, which will allow the left winger to avoid restricted free agency in the summer...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 days ago 1,341 reads 1 comments

  12. Biggest Takeaways from the 2016 NHL Playoffs with Round 2 Underway

    The opening round of the 2016 NHL playoffs is now completed, and the second round is underway. It's a good opportunity to examine the postseason's key takeaways thus far...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 5 days ago 9,148 reads 49 comments

  13. Predators vs. Sharks: Keys to Victory for Both Teams in NHL Playoff Series

    After each upsetting one of Southern California's hockey powerhouses, the San Jose Sharks and Nashville Predators will face off in a second-round NHL playoff series for a chance ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 days ago 1,493 reads 3 comments

  14. Bruce Boudreau Fired by Ducks: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Anaheim Ducks fired head coach Bruce Boudreau on Friday, two days after the Nashville Predators eliminated the Ducks in the first round of the NHL playoffs. Eric Stephens of the Orange County Register passed along the news...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 days ago 8,717 reads 42 comments

  15. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: Full Weekend TV and Live Stream Info

    The San Jose Sharks may be the most overlooked Stanley Cup contender playing in the second round. The focus in the Eastern Conference is the powerful matchup between the Washington ...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 5 days ago 744 reads 0 comments

  16. NHL Betting Preview: St. Louis Blues vs. Dallas Stars Game 1 Odds, Analysis

    The Dallas Stars battled the St. Louis Blues in the Central Division standings all season long before edging them by two points for the title, earning them home ice in this second-round playoff series...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 5 days ago 1,722 reads 0 comments

  17. NHL, NHLPA Agree to Expansion Draft Rules: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    While NHL expansion isn't imminent, the league has taken a big step toward potentially adding teams by reportedly agreeing to expansion draft rules. According to Gary Lawless of TSN 1290 on Friday, the NHL and the NHLPA came to terms...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 days ago 15,883 reads 17 comments

  18. NHL Playoffs 2016: TV Schedule, Odds, Predictions for Friday's Stanley Cup Games

    The St. Louis Blues are breathing much easier right now. They have overcome the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks and their own recent poor playoff history...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 5 days ago 925 reads 0 comments

  19. TJ Oshie's Heroics Set Stage for Knock-Down, Drag-Out Caps-Pens Series

    At first, it looked as if a trick would be played on the hat-tossers. The chapeaus came flying from the stands of the Verizon Center after Washington's T.J...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 5 days ago 3,562 reads 35 comments

  20. Penguins vs. Capitals: Game 1 Live Score, Highlights for 2016 NHL Playoffs

    The Washington Capitals jumped out to an early lead in their second-round playoff series against the Pittsburgh Penguins thanks to a hat trick from T.J. Oshie that gave Washington a 4-3 overtime win in Game 1...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 days ago 10,410 reads 70 comments

  21. Better Supporting Cast Lets Alex Ovechkin, Capitals Face Playoff Demons Head on

    The Washington Capitals , like many of their counterparts in Washington, D.C., have become no strangers to regular-season success. Yet like their D.C. brethren, they have failed to ascend to the pinnacle of their sport...

    Pat  Pickens Written by Pat Pickens about 6 days ago 2,454 reads 8 comments

  22. Detroit Red Wings Announce New Rink Named Little Caesars Arena

    The Detroit Red Wings and arena officials announced Thursday the organization's new rink, which is scheduled to be opened before the 2017-18 season, will be named Little Caesars Arena, according to John Gallagher of the Detroit Free Press ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 days ago 3,808 reads 27 comments

  23. Blues vs. Stars: Keys to Victory for Both Teams in NHL Playoff Series

    With the defending Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks relegated to the sidelines, either the Dallas Stars or the St. Louis Blues will be the top representative from the Central Division in the 2016 Western Conference Final...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 days ago 936 reads 6 comments

  24. NHL Playoff Schedule 2016: Updated Stanley Cup Dates, Live Stream and Guide

    The Nashville Predators were impressive at the beginning of their playoff series with the Anaheim Ducks as well as the end, and that allowed them to overcome a three-game losing streak in the middle...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 6 days ago 955 reads 0 comments

  25. Sharks vs. Predators: Preview and Prediction for 2016 NHL Playoffs Matchup

    The San Jose Sharks and Nashville Predators are on to the second round and are two of the four NHL teams still alive that have never won the Stanley Cup...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 6 days ago 9,607 reads 38 comments