1. NHL Records That Could Be Broken in 2016-17

    The NHL season is just over 10 percent complete, and we are already seeing spectacular starts by the game's greatest players...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 1 month ago 8,166 reads 20 comments

  2. Why Your NHL Team Won't Win the 2016-17 Stanley Cup

    There are no perfect NHL teams. The salary cap, if nothing else, would guarantee that; each general manager has limited resources and faces intense competition as he attempts to build a Stanley Cup-capable squad...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 month ago 16,374 reads 42 comments

  3. Around the Rink: No Doubt the NHL Is in a Golden Age of Young Talent

    This is the centennial season of the NHL , but its identity today is more about the millennials. While it's true the NHL has the oldest player in any of the four major professional ...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 5,207 reads 6 comments

  4. NHL Rumors: Latest on Jaroslav Halak, Ondrej Pavelec, Canucks' Scoring Search

    It may be early in the 2016-17 NHL season, but that doesn't mean that the trade market is dormant. Early-season injuries and struggles have forced teams to look for alternative options in an attempt to fill a roster spot or find a spark...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 1,528 reads 0 comments

  5. Way-Too-Early Ranking of the Top Candidates for the 2016-17 Vezina Trophy

    In the long NHL season, trying to project year-end award winners during the first month is a fool's game, but it's also a lot of fun...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 5,840 reads 18 comments

  6. Early Feedback on NHL's Increased Concussion Oversight Is All Positive

    DENVER—At Tuesday night's Colorado Avalanche game against the Nashville Predators, two people, paid by the NHL , intently watched players from each team for any sign that they might have just suffered a concussion...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 1,154 reads 3 comments

  7. Ranking the Best Goals of the NHL Season So Far

    NHL fans have been gifted with some amazing goals already in the 2016-17 season, and as an added bonus, several have come from rookies...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 1 month ago 6,301 reads 15 comments

  8. Mike Condon to Senators: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Ottawa Senators have acquired goaltender Mike Condon from the Pittsburgh Penguins in exchange for a fifth-round pick , according to Bob McKenzie of TSN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 5,771 reads 11 comments

  9. How the St. Louis Blues Are Saving Nail Yakupov's NHL Career

    Nail Yakupov entered the NHL just four years ago as the consensus best prospect available in the 2012 draft and a future franchise cornerstone. Now the question is whether the 23-year-old can salvage a major league career...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 month ago 14,325 reads 5 comments

  10. NHL Players Showing Signs of a Breakout 2016-17 Season

    Over the past few seasons, the National Hockey League has made a transition to a much faster, finesse-oriented game. Coaches are no longer reserving roster spots for enforcers and grinders; instead they are rolling four skill lines...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Michael Leboff about 1 month ago 262 reads 0 comments

  11. NHL Rumors: Top Trade Buzz Surrounding Dougie Hamilton, Jaroslav Halak and More

    The 2016-17 NHL regular season is only a few weeks old, but as teams gain a better understanding of what they have and how well their players mesh together, trade whispers continue to grow louder...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 3,281 reads 0 comments

  12. PK Subban Staying Defiantly Optimistic Amid Nashville Predators' Terrible Start

    DENVER — If P.K. Subban has always had the reputation of holding court for reporters in front of his locker, where it's come one, come all, well, court wasn't really in session on Monday afternoon...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 6,407 reads 1 comments

  13. 3 Reasons Why the Edmonton Oilers Are Off to a Historically Hot Start

    The Edmonton Oilers haven't made the playoffs in 10 years, but this season is feeling different after a hot start that has them leading the Western Conference...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 100 reads 0 comments

  14. Hypothetical Trades Based on the Latest NHL Speculation

    Though it's still early in the 2016-17 NHL season, a handful of players have become subject to trade speculation...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 1 month ago 30,642 reads 65 comments

  15. Evander Kane's Charges to Be Dismissed If He Avoids Future Trouble

    A Buffalo, New York, judge will dismiss all charges against Buffalo Sabres forward Evander Kane if he avoids legal issues for the next six months, according to the Associated Press ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 1,488 reads 5 comments

  16. Craig Anderson Records Shutout Win in 1st Start Since Wife's Cancer Diagnosis

    Ottawa Senators goaltender Craig Anderson made 37 saves and recorded a shutout in Sunday's 2-0 win over the Edmonton Oilers, making his first start since learning his wife had been diagnosed with cancer...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 294 reads 0 comments

  17. NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 4 Poll

    The 2016-17 NHL regular season is more than 10 percent over, and for some teams, it's more than that. As October draws to a close, it’s fair to say it’s still too early ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 month ago 29,698 reads 77 comments

  18. Offseason Moves Having the Biggest Early Impact on the 2016-17 NHL Season

    As October 2016 draws to a close, several offseason moves are having a significant early impact in the NHL . For example, the Montreal Canadiens shipping P.K. Subban to the Nashville Predators for Shea Weber has had a notable effect upon both clubs...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 1 month ago 10,946 reads 31 comments

  19. 10 NHL Teams That Should Already Be Looking to Make Changes in 2016-17

    Anyone with a hand hovering over a panic button in the parity-laced NHL should relax a little. It's early...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 1 month ago 20,442 reads 37 comments

  20. Slumping NHL Stars Most Likely to Rebound in 2016-17

    NHL teams spend big money on impact players, secure in the knowledge those elite players are capable of delivering quality each season...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 1 month ago 8,492 reads 21 comments

  21. Offseason Moves Already Paying Off in the 2016-17 NHL Season

    Small sample size. Not enough data. Too early to judge. All of those and many more are valid criticisms of the following NHL slideshow...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 1,443 reads 0 comments

  22. Buying or Selling Hot Starts to the 2016-17 NHL Season

    The kids are kings, the goals are flowing and Canada's teams are back on the map. The winds of change have been blowing during the first two weeks of the 2016-17 NHL season...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 7,552 reads 29 comments

  23. Burning Questions Early in the 2016-17 NHL Season

    Every NHL preseason, experts pick their favorites to win the Stanley Cup and major awards, and by Halloween, most predictions have been blown out of the water...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 1 month ago 10,792 reads 37 comments

  24. Jonathan Bernier Injury: Updates on Ducks Goalie's Upper Body and Return

    Anaheim Ducks goalie Jonathan Bernier suffered an upper-body injury during an Oct. 25 game against the San Jose Sharks . It is uncertain when he will return to action. Continue for updates...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 752 reads 1 comments

  25. Is Cam Talbot the Goaltender the Oilers Have Been Looking For?

    Goaltender Cam Talbot has led the Edmonton Oilers to their best start in years. He recorded his first shutout of the year in the 2016 Heritage Classic versus the Winnipeg Jets and was named an NHL Star of the Week...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 278 reads 0 comments