1. Ranking the Playoff Chances for Canada's NHL Teams

    Canada's NHL teams are looking to get back into the playoff picture after a disastrous 2015-16 season. For the first time since 1970, no Canadian team featured in the NHL playoffs...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 9 months ago 3,876 reads 0 comments

  2. The Top Feelgood Storylines of the 2016-17 NHL Season so Far

    With the NHL 's All-Star break drawing near, it's an excellent time to take stock of what we've seen in the 2016-17 season so far. There is plenty of uncertainty about which teams will be contenders and pretenders come playoff time...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 9 months ago 4,427 reads 0 comments

  3. The Hottest and Coldest NHL Teams Right Now

    In the National Hockey League this season, streaks have made some of the biggest headlines. The Columbus Blue Jackets flirted with history when they won 16 straight games, but since ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 9 months ago 4,385 reads 7 comments

  4. New Rivalries Getting Better in the 2016-17 NHL Season

    When it comes to rivalries in the National Hockey League, it's all pretty clear, right? The Pittsburgh Penguins vs. the Philadelphia Flyers. The Boston Bruins vs. the Montreal Canadiens...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 10 months ago 5,431 reads 16 comments

  5. Wisconsin vs. Indiana: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The No. 13 Wisconsin Badgers dominated from start to finish in their 75-68 win over the No. 25 Indiana Hoosiers on Tuesday at Assembly Hall in Bloomington...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 10 months ago 4,434 reads 4 comments

  6. Winter Classic 2017: Live Score, Updates, Analysis for Blackhawks vs. Blues

    The St. Louis Blues delighted their sellout crowd of 46,556 at Busch Stadium with a 4-1 win over the Chicago Blackhawks in Monday's 2017 NHL Winter Classic. Weather concerns for the outdoor game, the first-ever in St...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 10 months ago 13,221 reads 11 comments

  7. NHL Centennial Classic: Live Score and Updates for Maple Leafs vs. Red Wings

    Auston Matthews was the overtime hero as the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Detroit Red Wings 5-4 in front of over 40,000 fans at Toronto's BMO Field in the 2017 Centennial Classic...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 10 months ago 6,908 reads 34 comments

  8. Burning Questions for the NHL in 2017

    After a three-day holiday break, the National Hockey League returns to action on December 27. The new year's just around the corner, and there's plenty to look forward to...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 10 months ago 17,233 reads 9 comments

  9. 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 10 months ago 9,056 reads 12 comments

  10. Tiger Woods at Hero World Challenge 2016: Sunday Leaderboard and Reaction

    With a four-over 76 in his final round, Tiger Woods has wrapped up his return to competitive golf with a four under par performance at the Hero World Challenge...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 11 months ago 34,665 reads 6 comments

  11. Tiger Woods at Hero World Challenge 2016: Saturday Leaderboard and Reaction

    The comeback has had a few bumps, but Tiger Woods is keeping pace with a group of the best golfers in the world through the first three days of the Hero World Challenge...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 11 months ago 38,957 reads 12 comments

  12. The Biggest Overachievers in the 2016-17 NHL Season so Far

    The science of scouting and player assessment still leaves plenty of room for surprises to emerge every season in the NHL . These days, many of the league's overachievers are newcomers who are making big impacts much sooner than expected...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 11 months ago 5,887 reads 10 comments

  13. Tiger Woods at Hero World Challenge 2016: Thursday Leaderboard and Reaction

    There were signs of promise, but Tiger Woods ' return to competitive golf closed out with a bit of a whimper. After a solid start, Woods made double bogey on two of the last three holes of his first round at the Hero World Challenge in Nassau...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 11 months ago 8,329 reads 1 comments

  14. Ranking the Best Power Forwards in the NHL in 2016-17

    Simply put, a power forward is a big guy who puts up points and likes to throw his weight around. One iconic archetype is Cam Neely, now the president of the Boston Bruins...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 11 months ago 12,681 reads 35 comments

  15. Way-Too-Early Ranking of the Top Candidates for the 2016-17 Hart Trophy

    We're not even 20 games into the 2016-17 NHL campaign, but it's never too early to think about who might be named the league's most valuable player at the end of the regular season...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 11 months ago 8,134 reads 17 comments

  16. Way-Too-Early Ranking of the Top Candidates for the 2016-17 Calder Trophy

    The National Hockey League is shifting towards a playing style where speed and skill are rewarded. That favors young players...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 11 months ago 7,591 reads 21 comments

  17. Indiana vs. Kansas: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    The second game of the 2016 Armed Forces Classic was a foul-filled, tightly-fought affair that ultimately saw No. 11 Indiana emerge from the Stan Sheriff Center in Honolulu with a 103-99 overtime win over No...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 11 months ago 11,891 reads 12 comments

  18. 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 12 months ago 5,870 reads 18 comments

  19. 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 12 months ago 7,577 reads 29 comments

  20. NHL Teams That Are Facing Brutal Upcoming Schedules

    September's World Cup of Hockey has left an impression on the NHL schedule that will be felt right through 2016-17. The season started a week later than usual but will still end by the second week in April...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 12 months ago 837 reads 0 comments

  21. The 10 NHL Teams Most Likely to Decline in the 2016-17 Season

    Every year, all NHL teams open the season with a clean slate. Almost universally, organizations and their fanbases believe that their team's offseason changes will improving its ...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 year ago 18,023 reads 77 comments

  22. Complete Preview and Predictions for the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2016-17

    The Pittsburgh Penguins enter the 2016-17 season with high expectations after their galvanizing run to the Stanley Cup. The Penguins' season caught fire when coach Mike Sullivan took over from Mike Johnston in mid-December...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 1 year ago 3,011 reads 15 comments

  23. 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 1 year ago 2,195 reads 7 comments

  24. 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 1 year ago 8,813 reads 41 comments

  25. 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 1 year ago 6,544 reads 26 comments