Ranking the NHL's top 50 (plus) free agents
With the market set to open July 1, we sort the players available into four groups: best bets, smart gambles, boom or busts, and bad investments.
Final 2018 NHL mock draft
Ahead of Friday's NHL draft in Dallas, Chris Peters makes his final mock draft picks of the season.
2018 NHL draft board: Top 20
There's skill galore in the top 20 on this year's NHL draft board. Chris Peters explores the top names available.
NHL draft prospect risers and fallers
Following the past season and the NHL scouting combine, who is climbing -- or dropping -- on draft boards?
Sharks big winners in Hoffman deals
Mike Hoffman was traded twice in one day, with three other players and many picks changing hands. How did each team do?
One big question for all 31 NHL teams
Can the Islanders keep John Tavares? What's the deal with Corey Crawford? What will Vegas do with all of that cap space? We dig in.
From champ to free agent: Top coaches on open market
Barry Trotz went from being the coach who led the Capitals to their first Stanley Cup championship to a free agent. Here are other top coaches who were "free agents."
Meet the Hughes brothers, America's future first family of hockey
No American family has ever had three players taken in the first round of the NHL draft, but in the next few years, the Hughes brothers have a shot.
Destination Tavares: Where the star center could land
Eight teams have emerged as front-runners in the John Tavares derby, as his return to the Islanders is not guaranteed. Here's who is in the mix.
Four NHL trades we'd like to see
The Max Domi-Alex Galchenyuk trade got us thinking of other players who need a change of scenery this offseason. Here's our list.
Way-too-early 2018-19 NHL Power Rankings
We're already looking ahead to next season. Can the Capitals repeat? Will the Lightning or Predators make the leap? Here's how we think the league will stack up.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman at the NHL Gaming World Championship at the Allied Esports Arena in Las Vegas says, "I'm presenting a trophy without getting booed." He subsequently got booed.
Will the cyberbullying scandal follow Mike Hoffman to the Florida Panthers? Goalie Roberto Luongo said the off-ice drama that led to Hoffman being traded out of Ottawa won't ostracize him with his new teammates. "Not at all. We've heard some good things about him, as a person and a player. We've got a strong locker room. We'll welcome him," said Luongo, speaking at the NHL Awards in Las Vegas.
Gary Bettman is at the NHL Gaming World Championship at the Allied Esports Arena in Las Vegas with his 11-year-old grandson, Matthew.
Overwatch League team the Los Angeles Valiant has launched an advertising campaign with the Los Angeles Kings and the Los Angeles Galaxy, the three teams announced on Tuesday. The deal includes co-branded merchandise — some with the Valiant and Kings, the others with the Valiant and Galaxy — as well as fan experiences, such as watch parties that will be hosted throughout Southern California. Tickets for these events, which will take place simultaneously on July 20 in Los Angeles, Orange County, Inland Empire and San Diego, California, will range from $10-15. The Valiant's parent company, Immortals, are invested in by the Kings and Galaxy ownership, Anschutz Entertainment Group (AEG), which also owns venues in Los Angeles like the Staples Center, Microsoft Theater (where the Valiant will play beginning in 2020) and others.
At the NHL Gaming World Championship at the Allied Esports Arena inside the Luxor Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. The winner of the NHL's first esports world championship will get $50,000.
A beardless Deryk Engelland is almost unrecognizable after the Vegas Golden Knights Stanley Cup run.
Humboldt player calls team reunion 'unbelievable'
Kaleb Dahlgren of the Humboldt Broncos discusses reuniting with his teammates at the NHL Awards and being a guest of the Capitals.
Kaleb Dahlgren of the Humboldt Broncos on reuniting with his teammates at the NHL Awards and being a guest of the Capitals for unforgettable night during the playoffs.
Humboldt team reunites in Las Vegas
More than two months after the tragedy that killed their teammates, 10 surviving members of the Humboldt Broncos were reunited for the first time.
More than two months after the tragedy that killed their teammates, 10 of the surviving members of the Humboldt Broncos were reunited for the first time in Las Vegas before the NHL Awards.
Connor McDavid met with 10 of the surviving members of the Humboldt Broncos, who were reunited for the first time in Las Vegas before the NHL Awards.
Kaleb Dahlgren of the Humboldt Broncos on the shooting tragedy in Las Vegas and how "hockey is family" in difficult times.
NHL and NHLPA announce event on Aug. 24 in Humboldt, including Washington Capitals forward Chandler Stephenson with the Stanley Cup and additional NHL players (led by Brayden Schenn) skating with the next group of Broncos. That will include a skills competition event.
Honoring the Humboldt Broncos at the NHL Awards. The players will be featured at Wednesday's awards ceremony.
From the first round all the way through the Stanley Cup Final, ESPN has you covered. Check out the full picture and coverage on each team.
Chris Peters ranks and evaluates the top 50 prospects eligible for June's 2018 NHL draft, a group loaded with talented wingers and dominant blueliners.
Sidney Crosby, the greatest player of his generation, is a lock for the Hall of Fame. So's Jaromir Jagr. What about Alex Ovechkin -- or rising star Connor McDavid? We put 43 active players to the test to find out who truly has the stuff of legends.