1. Complete Preview and Predictions for the Washington Capitals in 2016-17

    The time is now for the Washington Capitals . In 2015-16, the Caps dominated the regular season with a 56-18-8 record for 120 points and took home their franchise's second-ever Presidents' Trophy...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 2,116 reads 7 comments

  2. 2016-17 NHL Predictions: Preview and Picks for Central Division

    The Central Division was arguably the toughest in the NHL in 2015-16. The Dallas Stars led the way, gaining 17 points over their 2014-15 result to finish second overall in the NHL with 109 points...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 8,752 reads 41 comments

  3. Complete Preview and Predictions for the Detroit Red Wings in 2016-17

    The Detroit Red Wings are a team in transition after saying goodbye to longtime all-star center Pavel Datsyuk...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 6,465 reads 26 comments

  4. Complete Preview and Predictions for the New York Rangers in 2016-17

    One year after winning the Presidents' Trophy and two seasons after reaching the Stanley Cup Final, the New York Rangers are looking to rejoin the NHL elite after a dip in their performance in 2015-16...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 8,271 reads 23 comments

  5. Predicting the 10 NHL Players with the Most Penalty Minutes in 2016-17

    The NHL preseason is underway, and fans around the league are seeing their fair share of old-fashioned fights, as players literally battle to get noticed to try to secure big league roster spots...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 8,864 reads 14 comments

  6. The Biggest Surprises at the World Cup of Hockey so Far

    The round-robin portion of the World Cup of Hockey is nearly in the books. With one day of action remaining, three of four semifinalists have been determined—we're just waiting ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 14,238 reads 59 comments

  7. Predictions Ahead of the 2016 World Cup of Hockey

    Let the games begin! On Saturday, September 17, eight teams will gather in Toronto to kick off the 2016 edition of the World Cup of Hockey...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 5 months ago 5,850 reads 8 comments

  8. Pliskova vs. Kerber: Score, Highlights from US Open Women's Final 2016

    It didn't have Serena, but it did have a whole lot of excellent tennis. As she moves to the top of the WTA world rankings, Angelique Kerber will do it as the winner of the 2016 U...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 months ago 7,929 reads 0 comments

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

    If the 2016 Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins are the right measuring stick to use, hockey in the NHL seems to be shifting back to a game of speed and skill...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 months ago 18,330 reads 45 comments

  10. NHL Stars Who Could Be Even Better in the 2016-17 Season

    No matter how successful they are, pro athletes can't afford to be complacent about their accomplishments. It doesn't take long before an achievement gets filed as part of the past...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 months ago 18,907 reads 53 comments

  11. Predicting Which NHL Goaltenders Will Improve the Most in 2016-17 Season

    Big changes were supposed to be in store for the National Hockey League's goaltending fraternity in 2016-17...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 months ago 6,553 reads 20 comments

  12. Olympic Track and Field 2016: Live Results and Highlights from Aug. 20

    The athletics team from the United States picked up three gold medals and a silver on the final night of track and field competition of the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 months ago 19,657 reads 6 comments

  13. Olympic Soccer Men's Final 2016: Live Results, Analysis for Brazil vs. Germany

    Brazilian captain Neymar was the hero of the day as the home team captured its first-ever gold medal in Olympic men's soccer by a score of 2-1 in penalty kicks in front of a rapturous crowd at Maracana Stadium on Saturday...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 months ago 51,179 reads 175 comments

  14. Predicting the Top Candidates for the 2016-17 Hart Trophy

    According to NHL.com , "T he Hart Memorial Trophy is an annual award given to the player judged to be the most valuable to his team...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 months ago 9,739 reads 42 comments

  15. Olympic Gymnastics 2016: Live Results, Highlights from Aug. 15

    Four inches wasn't enough for gymnastics powerhouse Simone Biles in the final of the women's beam on Monday at the 2016 Summer Olympics...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 months ago 38,102 reads 11 comments

  16. Olympic Track & Field 2016: Live Results and Highlights from Aug. 14

    Usain Bolt of Jamaica made history Sunday, winning his third consecutive gold medal in the men's 100-meter dash at the 2016 Summer Olympics . Bolt erased the field once again, coming from behind to cross the finish line first in a time of 9...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 6 months ago 84,071 reads 69 comments

  17. NHL Players Who'll Make the Most Impact on Their New Teams in 2016-17

    The trades and signings have slowed as hockey types enjoy some rest and relaxation during the month of August, but it has already been an eventful offseason around the NHL . The draft and free agency delivered impactful moments...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 1,394 reads 1 comments

  18. Olympic Gymnastics 2016: Live Results, Highlights from Men's Team All-Around

    Japan has won the gold medal in men's team all-around gymnastics. Kohei Uchimura led the way as the Japanese bounced back from a fourth-place score during Saturday's qualifying round to win Monday's competition with a final score of 274...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 42,372 reads 8 comments

  19. Olympic Swimming 2016: Live Results and Highlights from Sunday's Day 2

    The United States picked up two gold medals at the Olympic Aquatics Center during Day 2 of swimming action at the 2016 Summer Olympics...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 60,164 reads 20 comments

  20. Olympic Swimming 2016: Live Results and Highlights from Saturday's Day 1

    The United States captured three silver medals in the first four swimming finals held at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium on Saturday. Day 1 of the 2016 Summer Olympics was a success but not a triumph for Team USA in the pool...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 59,050 reads 16 comments

  21. Predicting the Top Candidates for the 2016-17 Norris Trophy

    Norris Trophy voting looks like it's headed for a bit of a shakeup in the 2016-17 season. Year after year, the members of the Professional Hockey Writers Association tend to focus ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 11,306 reads 98 comments

  22. NHL Teams That Missed the Opportunity to Improve Their Rosters This Summer

    In the hockey world, one of the few constants is change. During games, lines are juggled, matchups are tweaked and special teams and set plays are all deployed as coaches try to get the upper hand against their opponents...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 17,083 reads 52 comments

  23. Predicting the Top Candidates for the 2016-17 Calder Trophy

    The latest NHL draft class offers up an intriguing collection of candidates who will form the focal point of the discussion for the NHL's 2017 Calder Trophy for rookie of the year...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 18,314 reads 55 comments

  24. Predicting the Top Candidates for the 2016-17 Selke Trophy

    A month has passed since the 2016 NHL Awards ceremony was held in Las Vegas on June 22. Last year's biggest winner was Patrick Kane of the Chicago Blackhawks...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 12,224 reads 38 comments

  25. The Top Takeaways from 2016 NHL Free Agency

    The dust has settled from the furor of free-agent signings on July 1. Now, NHL teams are getting their restricted free agents under contract and dealing with upcoming arbitration hearings...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 7 months ago 14,722 reads 20 comments