1. Bold Predictions for the 2017-18 NHL Season

    On Wednesday, the puck drops to kick off the 2017-18 NHL season. Over the next nine months, the league's 31 teams will fight it out—first for a chance to reach the playoffs, then for the coveted Stanley Cup...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 1,218 reads 0 comments

  2. NHL Rumors: Latest Buzz on Cody Franson, Alex Chiasson and More

    The NHL season gets underway Wednesday night with a four-game schedule, and coaches and general managers are still making their final moves to solidify their rosters for the upcoming 82-game season...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 336 reads 0 comments

  3. Penguins Unveil 2017 Stanley Cup Champion Rings

    The Pittsburgh Penguins released photos of their Stanley Cup rings from last year's championship Monday: Jostens created the design, announcing in a release that the 14-karat white and yellow gold rings feature 199 hand-set diamonds on top...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 3,646 reads 0 comments

  4. NHL Trade Rumors: Buzz Surrounding Josh Anderson, Matt Duchene and More

    Generally speaking, October isn't exactly a hotbed of NHL trades or trade rumors. Teams have made their offseason moves and are preparing for the start of the season. But maybe things will be a bit different this October...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 1,504 reads 0 comments

  5. Predictions for Major NHL Awards in the 2017-18 Season

    Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid received the Hart Memorial Trophy as the NHL 's most valuable player in 2016-17. The Oilers captain could again be in line to take home that award in 2017-18...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 1 month ago 8,899 reads 0 comments

  6. Jaromir Jagr Reportedly Agrees to 1-Year Contract Terms with Flames

    Jaromir Jagr will return for a 24th season in the NHL after reportedly agreeing to a one-year, $1 million deal with up to $1 million in bonuses with the Calgary Flames on Monday, according to Elliotte Friedman of Sportsnet...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 8,530 reads 0 comments

  7. The Top Storylines for the 2017-18 NHL Season

    It won't be long now. The curtain has fallen on an eventful preseason. NHL teams will start playing for keeps Wednesday, with four games on the opening-night schedule...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 7,777 reads 0 comments

  8. Craig Anderson, Senators Agree to 2-Year Contract Extension

    The Ottawa Senators announced Friday that they had agreed to a two-year contract extension with goalie Craig Anderson . The team noted that Anderson will earn $5.5 million in 2018-19 and $4 million in 2019-20 for an annual cap hit of $4...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 1,092 reads 0 comments

  9. NHL Coaches on the Hot Seat in 2017-18

    With the start of the NHL 's 2017-18 season on Wednesday, several head coaches face considerable pressure to improve their respective rosters. The Chicago Blackhawks' Joel Quenneville and the Colorado Avalanche's Jared Bednar are among those...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 1 month ago 7,513 reads 0 comments

  10. Joel Ward Says He Will Not Kneel During National Anthem Amid Protests

    San Jose Sharks winger Joel Ward has decided he will not take part in kneeling during the national anthem for the team's preseason game on Thursday night...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 38,418 reads 0 comments

  11. NHL Rumors: Latest Buzz on Jason Garrison, Matt Duchene and More

    The start of the NHL season is just days away, and as teams play their final preseason games, there are moves to be made as general managers prepare to fine-tune their roster...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 825 reads 0 comments

  12. Robby Fabbri Out for Season with Injury to Surgically Repaired Knee

    The St. Louis Blues announced Wednesday Robby Fabbri re-injured his knee and will miss the entire 2017-18 season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 4,515 reads 0 comments

  13. Sharks' Joel Ward Says He Might Kneel for Anthem, Talks Racism in Hockey

    San Jose Sharks winger Joel Ward said Tuesday he may take part in the wave of athletes silently protesting during the national anthem prior to games...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 72,293 reads 0 comments

  14. NHL Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Matt Duchene, Josh Leivo and More

    It may be the start of a new season, but the Colorado Avalanche are still facing an old problem. The Matt Duchene soap opera continues to rage on, but could the looming risk of ...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 3,116 reads 0 comments

  15. Predicting Whether Each New NHL Coach Will Be a Success or Failure in 2017-18

    When the 2017-18 NHL season kicks off on October 4, seven teams will be have new head coaches behind their benches. In the salary-cap world, coaching changes are becoming more and more frequent...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 5,006 reads 0 comments

  16. Fantasy Hockey 2017: NHL Player Rankings, Draft Strategy, Sleepers You Must Add

    The start of the NHL regular season is on the horizon, as the marathon 82-game season will begin Oct. 4 with four games...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 month ago 7,288 reads 0 comments

  17. Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins Will Visit Donald Trump at White House

    The Pittsburgh Penguins announced in a statement Sunday morning that the team would visit the White House following its 2016-17 Stanley Cup title: "The Pittsburgh Penguins ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 12,969 reads 0 comments

  18. 10 NHL Players Who Will Have Bounce-Back Performances in 2017-18

    Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene and New York Islanders right wing Jordan Eberle struggled through the NHL 's 2016-17 season. They are among several players who should regain their form in 2017-18...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 2 months ago 11,030 reads 0 comments

  19. San Jose Sharks to Host a Golden State Warriors Night

    The San Jose Sharks came up short during the 2016-17 Stanley Cup playoffs, but the club will nevertheless honor a championship squad during the upcoming season...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 months ago 3,431 reads 0 comments

  20. Devils Forward Brian Boyle Diagnosed with Chronic Myeloid Leukemia

    The New Jersey Devils announced Tuesday that center Brian Boyle was diagnosed with chronic myeloid leukemia. The 32-year-old said he's focused on the first game of the season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 37,004 reads 0 comments

  21. NHL Rumors: Latest Buzz on Ryan Murray, Ryan Spooner and More

    NHL training camps are in full force and teams are starting to play preseason games to get ready for the 2017-18 season. As coaches prepare their players for the upcoming 82-game schedule, moves to improve rosters are still being contemplated...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 1,980 reads 0 comments

  22. NHL All-Underrated Team: The Most Overlooked Player at Every Position

    It's easy to identify the NHL 's brightest stars. Look for players with top-level skill sets on the teams in hockey's most passionate markets. A bit of razzle-dazzle and plenty of playoff exposure complete the picture...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 months ago 21,205 reads 0 comments

  23. Mikko Koivu, Wild Agree to 2-Year, $11 Million Contract Extension

    Center Mikko Koivu will be with the Minnesota Wild for the foreseeable future. On Monday, Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher announced the team reached a two-year contract ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 2,103 reads 0 comments

  24. Rising NHL Stars Most Likely to Develop into Franchise Cornerstones

    One of the most entertaining elements of today's NHL is the impressive influx of young talent that is wasting no time making an impact in the league...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 months ago 8,530 reads 0 comments

  25. Alex Ovechkin Announces He Won't Play for Team Russia in 2018 Olympics

    Alex Ovechkin had been doing everything he could to compete in the Olympics for Russia, but he now admits that this dream is dead...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 months ago 6,917 reads 0 comments