A preview for the week of Oct. 24-30 in fantasy hockey, with key matchups and projections in a downloadable PDF cheat sheet, as well as notes on specific teams and players to use.
Who is atop the NHL's rookie rankings in the early stages of the 2016-17 season?
Shot attempt stats can help guide us towards (or away from) certain players in fantasy. Here are a handful of players to pick up, and some to drop, plus updated rest-of-season rankings.
Looking for help on how to play (and win) in daily fantasy hockey? Victoria Matiash shares 10 tips on roster-building, finding sleepers and more.
Ready to make a change to your fantasy hockey roster? Here are the best players that are available in the majority of ESPN leagues, along with highly owned players that should be dropped.
Daniel Winnik says his ear is fully intact, contrary to what coach Barry Trotz said after the Capitals forward took a puck to the side of the head Thursday night.
Teemu Selanne and the Winnipeg Jets topped the Oilers 6-5 in the Heritage Classic alumni game.
Kings goalie Jeff Zatkoff, who was starting in place of injured Jonathan Quick, was put on IR with a groin injury.
The Stars have activated forward Ales Hemsky from the injured list after he sustained a groin injury during the World Cup of Hockey that forced him to miss Dallas' first four games.
What makes the Tampa Bay Lightning the best franchise in sports? According to captain Steven Stamkos, owner Jeff Vinik and their fans, it's all about the love.
For more than 20 years, the Los Angeles Kings played preseason games in Las Vegas, as the city in the desert warmed up to the greatest show on ice. Now the Kings are passing the torch.
In a Q&A with ESPN.com, Las Vegas owner Bill Foley drops hints about the nickname of the expansion franchise, what the colors will be and what he really thinks of the NFL's Raiders.
After a scoreless first period, the Canadiens scored twice in the second and added two more goals in the third to remain undefeated in regulation this season
The season is more than week old, but we're going out on a limb to say the Lightning will catch fire, Carey Price will lead the Canadiens to the playoffs and Brad Marchand will score 40.
Sure, he is 51 goals behind. But considering how well Jaromir Jagr prepares for each season, don't be surprised if he catches Gordie Howe on the all-time goals list.
On a night when the rookie seasons of Bobby Orr and Milt Schmidt were honored, it was Orr who reluctantly found himself in the spotlight for what he's done -- on and off the ice.
Bobby Orr, on the night to commemorate the 50th anniversary of his first game in the NHL, said "somehow we've got to slow the game down" when addressing the state of the league.
Jaromir Jagr has become the third player to score 750 goals in the NHL, joining Wayne Gretzky (894) and Gordie Howe (801).
The young defenseman and Winnipeg are waiting each other out. Plus, will Pittsburgh settle on Marc-Andre Fleury or Matt Murray at goaltender?
Their longtime captain is gone, their coach is on his way out and the kids are getting more responsibility. What is going on with the St. Louis Blues?
Patric Hornqvist's third-period goal, the Penguins' third of the period, proves to be the game winner in the rematch of last year's Stanley Cup finals.
All the rookie hype understandably has been on Auston Matthews. But with Patrik Laine's hat trick, including the winner in OT, against Matthews' Leafs, the Calder clash is officially on.
Patrik Laine, the No. 2 overall pick in the 2016 NHL draft, scored the tying goal in the final minute of the third period and then got the game-winner in OT to record his first career hat trick.
With Jonathan Quick on injured reserve, some would argue the Kings should trade for another big-name goalie with starting experience. Here's why they shouldn't.
When it came to roster reconstruction, four teams -- the Canadiens, Rangers, Blues and Coyotes -- pivoted sharply this offseason. Will their drastic changes position them for a Stanley Cup run?
The Anaheim Ducks sent left wing Mason Raymond, right wing Nick Sorensen and defenseman Jacob Larsson to the minors in a roster shake-up after the team's 1-3-1 start to the season.
The Blackhawks continue to be a top contender despite paying extraordinary amounts to a few key stars. How have GM Stan Bowman & Co. done it?
Connor McDavid is the youngest player to don the ceremonial C. But some teams seem to be in no hurry to name a captain. How important is having a guy with the letter on his jersey nowadays?
P.K. Subban's Johnny Cash impersonations and highlight-reel style of play have been music to the ears of Predators fans. Can the defenseman help his new team chart a Stanley Cup course?
An in-depth examination of all 30 NHL prospect groups -- including each team's top 10 and their impact this season -- show that the Maple Leafs have set themselves up for a turnaround.
Updated rankings, including position rankings.
Matchup ratings, player trends and much more.
Sortable projected stats and key tidbits on players for the 2016-17 season.
How to pick the right contest, build a lineup, find sleepers and much more.