1. 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 1 year ago 8,401 reads 23 comments

  2. 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 1 year ago 9,087 reads 14 comments

  3. 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 1 year ago 14,269 reads 59 comments

  4. 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 1 year ago 5,945 reads 8 comments

  5. 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 1 year ago 7,954 reads 0 comments

  6. 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 1 year ago 18,387 reads 45 comments

  7. 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 1 year ago 18,924 reads 53 comments

  8. 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 1 year ago 6,586 reads 20 comments

  9. 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 1 year ago 19,716 reads 6 comments

  10. 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 1 year ago 51,723 reads 175 comments

  11. 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 1 year ago 9,814 reads 42 comments

  12. 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 1 year ago 38,122 reads 11 comments

  13. 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 1 year ago 84,139 reads 69 comments

  14. 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 1 year ago 1,411 reads 1 comments

  15. 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 1 year ago 42,446 reads 8 comments

  16. 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 1 year ago 60,181 reads 20 comments

  17. 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 1 year ago 59,093 reads 16 comments

  18. 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 1 year ago 11,547 reads 98 comments

  19. 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 1 year ago 17,094 reads 52 comments

  20. 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 1 year ago 19,029 reads 55 comments

  21. 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 over 1 year ago 13,077 reads 38 comments

  22. 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 over 1 year ago 14,730 reads 20 comments

  23. The 10 NHL Teams That Have Improved the Most in the 2016 Offseason

    We're still about three months away from the beginning of the 2016-17 NHL regular season, but it's never too early to start assessing the winners and losers of the summer...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about over 1 year ago 25,707 reads 39 comments

  24. Predicting the Most Improved Players for the 2016-17 NHL Season

    The latest crop of young talent has been drafted and evaluated. The free agents have been signed—most of them, anyway. The big trades have gone down...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about over 1 year ago 14,838 reads 45 comments

  25. Track and Field 2016 Olympic Trials: Saturday Live Results and Analysis

    Bernard Lagat made history on Day 9 of the U.S. Olympic Trials for track and field. The 41-year-old runner won the men's 5,000 meter final, qualifying for his fifth Olympics and becoming the oldest U...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about over 1 year ago 6,371 reads 0 comments