1. NHL Prospects Running out of Time to Prove Themselves

    Not every pick in an NHL draft pans out. While some become league superstars, others battle to adjust to the speed at the game's highest level...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 1 month ago 428 reads 1 comments

  2. Philadelphia Flyers Power Forward Wayne Simmonds Is the NHL's Biggest Bargain

    DENVER—Wayne Simmonds will earn $4.3 million in base salary for the 2016-17 NHL season, which, divided by 82, means he is making $52,439.24 per game with the Philadelphia Flyers...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 7,952 reads 8 comments

  3. Kris Letang Injury: Penguins D Out Multiple Weeks Due to Lower-Body Injury

    Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang will be out for at least the next two weeks after suffering a lower-body injury...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 2,957 reads 14 comments

  4. Ranking the 10 Most Consistent Veterans in the NHL

    A 23-man NHL roster is in a constant state of change, especially during the regular season and playoffs...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 1 month ago 7,774 reads 49 comments

  5. The Flyers and Jakub Voracek Are Red-Hot in December

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  6. Alex Ovechkin Ties Keith Tkachuk for 31st on All-Time Goals List

    Washington Capitals winger Alex Ovechkin notched his 538th career goal in Sunday's game against the Vancouver Canucks, tying him with Keith Tkachuk for 31st on the all-time goals list, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 1 month ago 226 reads 0 comments

  7. How Did Devan Dubnyk Go from Castoff to Vezina Trophy Contender?

    One-third of the way through the 2016-17 NHL season, Devan Dubnyk is hockey’s best goaltender. His ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 month ago 1,376 reads 0 comments

  8. NHL Teams Most Likely to Make a Trade Before the Holiday Freeze

    The NHL 's annual holiday roster freeze begin at midnight Eastern time on Dec. 19, expiring at midnight ET on Dec. 27. No trades can be made during this period...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 1 month ago 39,822 reads 64 comments

  9. Dark-Horse Stanley Cup Contenders in the 2016-17 NHL Season

    If the playoffs started today, some of the teams we thought would be contenders for the Stanley Cup—Tampa Bay, Nashville, maybe even the Dallas Stars—would not even be part of the program...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 14,149 reads 11 comments

  10. Jets' Patrik Laine Accidentally Fires Puck into Own Net for Game-Deciding Goal

    Winnipeg Jets forward Patrik Laine did not officially get credit for a goal Sunday against the Edmonton Oilers, but he did find the back of the net. Just past the midway point in the third period, Edmonton made a push for the lead...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 7,760 reads 4 comments

  11. NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 10 Poll

    If the results from the first third of the 2016-17 NHL season are any indication, there are going to be a lot of sad fans in the Metropolitan Division this year. The Met is treating the rest of the league like a chew toy...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 month ago 24,803 reads 57 comments

  12. Max Domi Injury: Updates on Coyotes Forward's Recovery from Hand Surgery

    Arizona Coyotes forward Max Domi's upper-body injury has been determined to be a hand issue that will require surgery and could keep him out of action for more than one month. Continue for updates...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 1,178 reads 0 comments

  13. Henrik Lundqvist Benched for Antti Raanta: Latest Comments and Reaction

    New York Rangers head coach Alain Vigneault confirmed Sunday that goalie Antti Raanta will get the start against the New Jersey Devils over incumbent starter Henrik Lundqvist ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 4,403 reads 9 comments

  14. The Top Early Storylines Surrounding 2017 NHL Free Agents

    The recent re-signings of Brent Burns by the San Jose Sharks and Brad Marchand by the Boston Bruins took two top players out of next summer's pool of NHL unrestricted free agents...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 1 month ago 8,803 reads 14 comments

  15. Former Flyers Coach Bill Dineen Dies at Age 84

    Former Philadelphia Flyers coach Bill Dineen, 84, died Friday night, according to Tim Panaccio of CSN Philly. "Bill was the patriarch of the famous Dineen family," Flyers president Paul Holmgren said in the team's release ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 1,361 reads 1 comments

  16. Ranking the NHL's 10 Best Penalty-Killers in the 2016-17 Season

    As the National Hockey League rolls wraps up its second month of play for the 2016-17 season, Hockey Reference reports that scoring is down just a tick from last year—from 2...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 month ago 7,478 reads 12 comments

  17. Surging NHL Players Most Likely to Stay Hot in 2016-17

    The NHL season is well underway and teams are beginning to separate a little in the standings. Fans have been entertained with a huge group of impact rookies, and a few sophomores ...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 1 month ago 255 reads 0 comments

  18. Cal Clutterbuck's Ridiculous Contract Extension Will Cost the New York Islanders

    The five-year contract extension announced Friday between the New York Islanders and pending free agent Cal Clutterbuck is an awful gamble for the team...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 month ago 3,684 reads 3 comments

  19. Cal Clutterbuck, Islanders Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The New York Islanders and forward Cal Clutterbuck reached an agreement Friday on a five-year contract extension to keep the winger with the organization through the 2022-23 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 1,816 reads 13 comments

  20. Are the Surprising New York Rangers Built to Last?

    Are the New York Rangers for real? Or are they as genuine as that Rolex you can buy for $20 on a Times Square street corner? The answer is: it depends. This much has become evident about the NHL in 2016-17 —t here are no great teams...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 1 month ago 3,477 reads 4 comments

  21. Wayne Gretzky Says Sidney Crosby Is NHL's Best Player over Connor McDavid

    Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid has taken the NHL by storm early in his career, but his team's partner and vice chairman doesn't think he has surpassed Sidney Crosby as the league's best player...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 3,663 reads 19 comments

  22. Anze Kopitar One Goal Shy of Wayne Gretzky for 6th-Most in Kings History

    Los Angeles Kings forward Anze Kopitar needs just one goal in Thursday's game against the Carolina Hurricanes to tie Wayne Gretzky for the sixth-most in franchise history, per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  23. Post to Post: Can Connor McDavid Win the Hart Trophy and Miss the Playoffs?

    The question posed in the headline is one that the members of the Professional Hockey Writers Association may find themselves grappling with toward the end of the 2016-17 NHL season...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 1 month ago 1,230 reads 4 comments

  24. Erik Karlsson Takes All-Time Points Lead in Senators History Among Defensemen

    Ottawa Senators defenseman Erik Karlsson tallied three points in Wednesday's game against the San Jose Sharks, passing Wade Redden for the most in franchise history for defensemen , per Sportsnet Stats ...

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  25. The Biggest Busts of the 2016-17 NHL Season So Far

    Every year, there are big expectations heaped upon certain players. Some signed pricey extensions; others were coveted free agents who cashed in...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 1 month ago 13,062 reads 27 comments