1. NHL Players Most Likely to Be Moved Before the Trade Deadline

    The NHL 's March 1 trade deadline is less than two months away. Players who've become frequent topics of trade speculation, such as Tampa Bay Lighting goaltender Ben Bishop and Colorado Avalanche center Matt Duchene , could be with new teams by then..

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 24,355 reads 41 comments

  2. 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 3 months ago 5,237 reads 16 comments

  3. Ranking the Most Shocking Statistics of the 2016-17 NHL Season

    Every season, NHL fans are treated to shocking performances. Some of those performances come from veterans who are enjoying career seasons, while others come from role players who are stepping into ideal situations and making the most of things...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 3,702 reads 6 comments

  4. What If the Selke Trophy Were Actually Awarded to Defensive Specialists?

    The NHL has an award nominally for defensive specialists, the Frank J. Selke Trophy, which supposedly goes to "the forward who best excels in the defensive aspects of the game." Yet, no purely defensive forward has won the trophy in recent memory...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 1,121 reads 0 comments

  5. Post to Post: Will Artemi Panarin's Extension Kill the Bridge Contract?

    Any serious NHL fan likely knows all about bridge deals. When a good young player comes off his entry-level contract, his team has a choice: Either sign him immediately to a long-term ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 2,291 reads 0 comments

  6. World Junior Hockey Championship 2017 Final: USA vs. Canada Score, Reaction

    Tyler Parsons saved all five shot attempts he faced in the shootout to help the United States bring home the gold medal at the 2017 IIHF World Junior Championship in dramatic fashion Thursday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 19,256 reads 17 comments

  7. Blue Jackets vs. Capitals: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    The Washington Capitals put history on hold Thursday at the Verizon Center. Washington ended the Columbus Blue Jackets' 16-game winning streak with a commanding 5-0 victory and ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 3,922 reads 11 comments

  8. 10 Things NHL Fans Have to Look Forward to in 2017

    An NHL head coach recently told reporters in Calgary that he believes the months of January through March are the crux of any schedule. Things are getting tough. And that means fans are in for a treat...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 3 months ago 13,890 reads 17 comments

  9. Early Look at the Top 10 Prospects for the 2017 Entry Draft

    This year's draft crop has not yet established a clear top tier, mostly due to injuries and inconsistent performance...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 1,969 reads 0 comments

  10. Panthers' Roberto Luongo Eyeing 5th on All-Time Wins List

    Florida Panthers goaltender Roberto Luongo enters Wednesday night's matchup against the Winnipeg Jets with an opportunity to pass Terry Sawchuk for the fifth-most wins in NHL history, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 months ago 90 reads 0 comments

  11. World Junior Hockey Championship 2017 Results: Semifinal Scores and Reaction

    The finals of the 2017 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship from Montreal are set after Wednesday's semifinal action...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 8,296 reads 4 comments

  12. New York Rangers vs. Philadelphia Flyers Betting Odds, Analysis, NHL Preview

    The Philadelphia Flyers (20-14-5) will attempt to break a four-game losing streak on Wednesday night, when they host the New York Rangers (26-13-1) as small home betting favorites at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 3 months ago 1,472 reads 2 comments

  13. Post to Post: Detroit Red Wings' Playoff Streak Will End Without Pavel Datsyuk

    It isn ’t news that the Detroit Red Wings are a struggling hockey club. The 24th-ranked team in the NHL may be even worse than the standings indicate...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 4,551 reads 0 comments

  14. The Best NHL Rookies Nobody Is Talking About

    One of the joys of any new NHL season is watching rookies make their debuts at hockey’s highest level...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 9,082 reads 9 comments

  15. Winter Classic 2017: Score and Twitter Reaction for Blackhawks vs. Blues

    Two third-period goals from Vladimir Tarasenko lifted the St. Louis Blues to a 4-1 win over the rival Chicago Blackhawks in the 2017 NHL Winter Classic from Busch Stadium, home of the St...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 2,995 reads 6 comments

  16. Bob Costas Channels His Inner Nelly Ahead of 2017 Winter Classic

    Bob Costas is among the best when it comes to sports broadcasting, but in terms of hip-hop, he's no Nelly. Leading into Monday's Winter Classic between the Chicago Blackhawks and the St...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 3 months ago 13,844 reads 1 comments

  17. 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 3 months ago 12,781 reads 11 comments

  18. NHL Teams Most Likely to Improve in 2017

    Entering 2017, several NHL teams are in need of improvement. Potential playoff contenders, such as the Dallas Stars and Tampa Bay Lightning, find themselves outside the postseason bracket...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 5,892 reads 22 comments

  19. 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 3 months ago 6,713 reads 34 comments

  20. P.K. Subban Injury: Updates on Predators Defenseman's Upper Body and Recovery

    Nashville Predators defenseman P.K. Subban had been out since he was placed on injured reserve with an upper-body injury on Jan. 1. However, he has been cleared to return. Continue for updates...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 2,826 reads 0 comments

  21. Winter Classic 2017: Blackhawks vs. Blues, Jersey Photos, Ticket Info and More

    The Chicago Blackhawks and the St. Louis Blues will command hockey's outdoor stage at Busch Stadium on Monday, if the weather cooperates. The St...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 1,550 reads 0 comments

  22. Ranking the Top 10 NHL Goals of 2016

    The best and most spectacular goals of the 2016 calendar year involve parts of two seasons and a brilliant playoff spring...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 680 reads 0 comments

  23. World Junior Hockey Championship 2017 Results: Friday Group Scores, Reaction

    Preliminary action at the 2017 World Junior Championship continued Friday with a pair of clashes, and the action certainly didn't lack for drama...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 2,902 reads 0 comments

  24. Jaroslav Halak Waived by Islanders: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Following a poor showing Thursday night, goalie Jaroslav Halak was waived by the New York Islanders Friday. The team announced the move on its official Twitter account...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 5,331 reads 13 comments

  25. Alex Ovechkin Gives Miles Wood Signed Photo After Reading Childhood Letter

    New Jersey Devils winger Miles Wood, even as an 11-year-old, meant business. Before Thursday's game against the Washington Capitals, reporter Julie Robenhymer passed along a challenge ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 3 months ago 13,508 reads 4 comments