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- Capitals vs. Islande…
Posted 31 mins ago
After the Capitals rallied to win Game 2 of the series, the Eastern Conference playoff battle between the New York Islanders and Washington Capitals shifts to the Nassau Coliseum.
Expect emotions to be at fever pitch as the Islanders play in the postseason in their venerable arena for the last time before moving to Brooklyn next year.
The Islanders got their split in Washington largely because the Capitals played an uninspired Game 1, but the Caps found their stride in the final 40 minutes of Game 2 when they outshot the Islanders 30-14 and came away with a 4-3 victory.
John Tavares will…
- 2015 NHL Mock Draft:…
Posted 1 hour ago
The two-month wait between the lottery and the 2015 NHL draft has finally begun, and it’s going to be a long one for many of the top prospects.
The Edmonton Oilers…
- NHL Playoff Schedule…
Posted 2 hours ago
Among Sunday’s four NHL playoff matchups, three series will break a 1-1 stalemate with pivotal Game 3 showdowns.
According to Elias Sports Bureau (via NHL Public Relations) the team that takes…
- Free Agents Who Will…
Posted 3 hours ago
Every NHL team in the 2015 Stanley Cup playoffs has several players eligible for unrestricted free agency in July. Strong performances in the postseason will only boost their free-agent value at season’s end.
Some pending free agents could stand to benefit more than others. A few are potential late-bloomers who are hoping to make the most of their first opportunity in the UFA market. Several are struggling veterans in need of boosting their value. Some are players traded during the season who are still trying to adjust to their new teams.
Here’s a look at 10 NHL unrestricted free agents who will…
- NHL Playoffs 2015: U…
Posted 5 hours ago
Through the first four days of the Stanley Cup playoffs, six of the eight first-round series are tied 1-1. The new divisional-based format instituted two years ago promised to create…
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- Senators bench Hammo…
Posted 22 mins ago
The Ottawa Senators are turning back to Craig Anderson in net, benching regular-season sensation Andrew Hammond for Game 3 against the Montreal Canadiens on Sunday night (CBC, CBCSports.ca, 7 p.m. ET).
- #NHLDraft: Oilers ge…
Posted 13 hours ago
The winner of the NHL draft lottery was announced Saturday, and for the fourth time in six years, Edmonton will pick first overall. Twitter wasn’t kind to the Oilers, who are expected to draft much-hyped phenom Connor McDavid.
- NHL playoffs: 4 stor…
Posted 9 hours ago
It was get-even day for three teams that trailed in their playoff matchups, as the Penguins, Blues and Lightning all came through with series-tying victories. The Jets, though, failed to follow suit in Anaheim.
- Ducks rally again to…
Posted 10 hours ago
Jakob Silfverberg scored in the final minute of regulation as the Anaheim Ducks beat the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday to take a 2-0 lead in their first-round series.
- Jets' Byfuglien send…
Posted 11 hours ago
Winnipeg Jets defenceman Dustin Byfuglien delivered a hard, but legal body check to Ryan Kesler, sending the Anaheim Ducks centre over the boards and into the bench.