1. 2016 NHL Mock Draft: Final Projections for Rounds 1-3

    The 2016 NHL draft is right around the corner, and excitement is building across all 30 teams. Fans of non-playoff teams are hoping for another key piece of the future—or a trade that lands their favorite team a bona fide NHL player...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 2 months ago 60,619 reads 52 comments

  2. NHL Rumors: Latest Trade Talk for 2016 Draft Picks and Prospects

    The NHL draft is all about bringing an influx of young talent into the league that will help teams improve in both the short and long term...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 4,263 reads 0 comments

  3. NHL Draft 2016: Start Time, Order, Prospects Guide and Mock Draft Predictions

    Friday signals the start of the 2016 NHL draft from Buffalo, New York, as teams around the league are given the opportunity to acquire the game's next generation of stars...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 months ago 26,198 reads 0 comments

  4. Keith Yandle to Panthers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Veteran defenseman Keith Yandle reached an agreement Thursday with the Florida Panthers on a seven-year deal that will pay out a reported $6.35 million annually. ESPN.com's Pierre LeBrun first reported the news...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 16,062 reads 43 comments

  5. NHL Awards 2016 Results, Winners, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    On the same day the NHL announced it awarded Las Vegas the league's 31st franchise, the city hosted the NHL Awards...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 months ago 24,292 reads 83 comments

  6. Patrick Kane Wins Hart Trophy for 2015-16 NHL Season

    Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks won the Hart Memorial Trophy on Wednesday as the NHL 's most valuable player for the 2015-16 season. TSN's Bob McKenzie confirmed the selection by the Professional Hockey Writers Association...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 8,324 reads 61 comments

  7. Las Vegas Is Thrilled About Its New Identity as Home to NHL Franchise

    LAS VEGAS — Blown-up pictures of Chicago Blackhawks players skating with the Stanley Cup populate the walls inside Brando's Sportsbar, just off the Las Vegas Strip...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 2 months ago 39,683 reads 57 comments

  8. NHL Announces Las Vegas Expansion: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The NHL is heading to Las Vegas with an expansion franchise. On Wednesday, the league announced the team will "begin play in 2017-18" and noted the franchise will play in the Pacific Division, with no changes to the league's alignment...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 100,531 reads 166 comments

  9. NHL Draft 2016: TV, Live-Stream Schedule and 1st-Round Mock Draft Predictions

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have reigned as Stanley Cup champions for less than two weeks, but they and the rest of the NHL must set their sights on Friday night's NHL draft from Buffalo, New York...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 months ago 5,366 reads 0 comments

  10. NHL Trade Rumors and Speculation: Latest Draft-Related Chatter

    The 2016 NHL draft will be held on Friday and Saturday in Buffalo, New York. As a result, there are growing rumors and speculation over possible player trades. Stars such as St...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 2 months ago 51,408 reads 66 comments

  11. 2016 NHL Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions and Top Prospects on the Rise

    With the NHL draft just two days away, it's time to take a look at a few of the prospects who have been climbing up the board this past year and may have played themselves into a nice draft slot come Friday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 2,839 reads 1 comments

  12. Alex Goligoski Signs with Coyotes: Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Arizona Coyotes acquired the rights to veteran defenseman Alex Goligoski in a trade with the Dallas Stars on June 16, and the impending unrestricted free agent is going to stick around in the desert...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 6,186 reads 13 comments

  13. NHL Draft 2016: 10 Bold Predictions for This Year's Event

    The NHL is transitioning from the Stanley Cup Final to the new season—and it all begins June 24 at the 2016 Entry Draft...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 2 months ago 40,597 reads 55 comments

  14. NHL Announces Salary Cap for 2016-17 Season: Details and Reaction

    The NHL announced a $73 million salary cap and a $54 million salary floor for the 2016-17 season on Tuesday, per SB Nation's Travis Hughes . Sportsnet's Chris Johnston noted the cap is increasing from last season's $71...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 5,255 reads 13 comments

  15. Evgeni Malkin Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation on Penguins Star

    Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin 's name became the subject of trade rumors shortly after the team's Stanley Cup triumph, and the Chicago Blackhawks , another perennial Stanley Cup contender, may be in the mix...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 34,554 reads 112 comments

  16. NHL Schedule 2016-17: Opening Day, All-Star Weekend and Key Dates Released

    The NHL released its schedule for the 2016-17 season Tuesday. The regular season will begin on Oct. 12, and All-Star Weekend in Los Angeles will run from Jan. 27-30, 2017...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 5,115 reads 18 comments

  17. NHL Draft 2016: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Latest Mock Draft Predictions

    The 2016 NHL draft class is among the most talented and loaded in recent memory, and it boasts a number of prospects who have a legitimate chance to make an instant impact in 2016-17 and beyond...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 8,105 reads 0 comments

  18. NHL Draft 2016: Team-by-Team Needs and Targets

    This weekend marks the next opportunity for NHL clubs to take steps toward a championship. The results of the 2016 NHL draft may not be felt for years to come in many cases, but for some, the impact will be immediate...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 2 months ago 43,538 reads 75 comments

  19. 12 Genuine Good Guys in the NHL

    There are good guys in all of the major sports, but it seems like the NHL may have more of them than baseball, football or basketball...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 728 reads 3 comments

  20. NHL Mock Draft 2016: Order of Selections and 1st-Round Predictions

    The next crop of hockey's superstars will start their careers when the 2016 NHL draft begins Friday in Buffalo. The draft marks the first stage of roster overhaul in the NHL offseason before free agency kicks off on July 1...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 2 months ago 2,363 reads 0 comments

  21. NHL Awards 2016: Ceremony Date, Start Time, Candidates and Predictions

    Before the draft kicks off Friday, the NHL is set to hand out its annual awards Wednesday night at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas at 7 p.m. ET. NBC Sports Network will televise the event...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 15,932 reads 1 comments

  22. Burning Questions for 2016 NHL Free Agency

    It's almost time for the NHL 's 2016 free-agency window to open. Starting Saturday, June 25, NHL teams will have permission to start interviewing potential unrestricted free agents, ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 2 months ago 18,959 reads 27 comments

  23. Keith Yandle to Panthers: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Florida Panthers acquired the negotiating rights to New York Rangers defenseman Keith Yandle on Monday, potentially adding a veteran presence to a team that features numerous young stars...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 2 months ago 12,263 reads 41 comments

  24. Frederik Andersen to Maple Leafs: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Toronto Maple Leafs added some goaltender depth on Monday. According to the Anaheim Ducks ’ Twitter account , Toronto traded a first- and second-round draft pick to the Ducks in exchange for goaltender Frederik Andersen...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 26,378 reads 115 comments

  25. 2016 NHL Mock Draft: Latest Predictions for All 1st-Round Prospects

    Have you had time to breathe yet? The 2015-16 NHL season just concluded, and the 2016-17 is about to begin...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 2 months ago 6,199 reads 2 comments