Why haven't any coaches been fired yet this season?
Coaching changes are ubiquitous in the NHL; over the past 11 years, teams have canned 34 bench bosses in-season. But this season -- the first that has gone this far without a switch since 1966-67 -- has been marked by an intriguing new trend: stability.
Latest USA-Russia men's hockey clash just like it always was ... in the stands
The fans were as expected on Saturday: brash, chippy, frantic. Yes, it was Team USA against the Russians, and in the stands, it felt like it. On the ice, it was something less so.
One big trade deadline question for every NHL team
What can you expect from every team at the deadline? Matthew Coller reviews each team's salary-cap space and player movement clauses and answers their biggest question for the Feb. 26 deadline.
Weekly Reader: Ranking all 31 NHL GMs into tiers
While players get all the attention during trade season, what about the men pulling the strings in the front office? We slot all of them into one of eight tiers, from Golden Boys to Disaster Artists. Plus, Jersey Foul of the Week, Hall for Hart and more.
Barkov's redirection increases Panthers' lead.
Aaron Ekblad makes a great diving play keeping the puck in the zone, which leads to Evgenii Dadonov setting up Aleksander Barkov in Florida's 6-3 victory against Calgary.
Luongo returns, Matheson scores 2 as Panthers beat Flames
Mike Matheson scored twice, Aleksander Barkov had a goal and two assists, and the Florida Panthers beat the Calgary Flames 6-3 Saturday night.
Eriksson, Nilsson lead Canucks past Bruins, 6-1
Loui Eriksson scored his second goal of the night late in the third period and Anders Nilsson stopped 44 shots to lead the Vancouver Canucks to a 6-1 win over the Boston Bruins on Saturday night.
Daniel Sedin taps one past Rask.
Thomas Vanek sends one across to Daniel Sedin who beats Tuuka Rask in Vancouver's 6-1 rout against Boston.
Toews gets the steal and Kane scores for the Blackhawks.
Jonathan Toews steal the puck and gets denied by Braden Holtby, but Patrick Kane is there for the putback goal.
Blackhawks rout Caps 7-1 to end 8-game losing streak
Jonathan Toews had a goal and two assists and the Chicago Blackhawks ripped the Washington Capitals 7-1 on Saturday night to end an eight-game losing streak.
Nyquist's deflection gets past Saros for a Red Wings goal.
Gustav Nyquist gets his stick on the shot from the point and the puck gets past Juuse Saros to give the Red Wings a 2-0 lead over the Predators.
Zacha fools Vasilevskiy for shorthanded goal.
Pavel Zacha scores on a shorthanded, breakway goal to give the Devils a 3-2 lead over the Lightning.
Mrazek beats Predators again, Red Wings win 3-1
Petr Mrazek stopped 30 shots to remain unbeaten against Nashville as the Detroit Red Wings beat the Predators 3-1 Saturday night.
Smith lights the lamp twice for Golden Knights.
Reilly Smith nets two in the Golden Knights' 6-3 win over the Canadiens. His first goal comes just minutes into the game, sending a one-timer past Antti Niemi in net and his second came seconds after Ryan Carpenter's goal, adding insurance.
Rust gets a lucky bounce off skate for a Penguins goal.
Bryan Rust takes a puck to the skate and sends it into the net increasing the Penguins' lead over the Maple Leafs, 5-3.
Maatta's third-period goal leads Penguins past Maple Leafs
Olli Maatta scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period to lead the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 5-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night.
Smith leads Golden Knights to 6-3 win over Canadiens
Reilly Smith had two goals and an assist to lead the Vegas Golden Knights to a 6-3 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Saturday.
Lack makes 48 saves, Devils beat Lightning 4-3
Eddie Lack made 48 saves and the New Jersey Devils beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 on Saturday night.
Raanta makes 39 saves, streaking Coyotes beat Oilers 1-0
Antti Raanta made 39 saves for his first shutout of the season and the Arizona Coyotes won their fourth straight, scoring on their first shot in a 1-0 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday.
Dvorak's goal just bounces in.
The puck deflects off Christian Dvorak and just trickles into the net in Arizona's 1-0 win against Edmonton.
Ducks win in 11th round of shootout.
Nick Ritchie nets the game-winner in the 11th round of a shootout against the Wild as goalie John Gibson stops seven straight shots in Anaheim's 3-2 victory.
Brassard has goal, 2 assists to lead Sens past Rangers 6-3
Derick Brassard had a goal and two assists and the Ottawa Senators defeated the New York Rangers 6-3 on Saturday.
Ritchie scores in 11th round of SO, Ducks beat Wild 3-2
Nick Ritchie scored in the 11th round of the shootout and John Gibson stopped seven straight shots in the Anaheim Ducks' 3-2 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Saturday.
Brassard leads Senators past Rangers.
Derick Brassard scores a goal and had two assists in the Senators' 6-3 win against the Rangers.
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.
The NHL has prohibited its players from participating in the 2018 Olympics. What could have been if world's top pros had been allowed to compete? From Team USA to Canada, and Russia to Sweden, we came up with our ideal rosters for the medal contenders.
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.
Which games had the most memorable environment? Which had the most hype leading into the game? Which games were the most competitive? We rank all 10 Winter Classics based on these factors and more.