Quietly competent Housley ready to fire up Sabres
Returning to the team that made him a high draft pick in the 1980s, new Sabres coach Phil Housley has a serious of challenges ahead of him, not the least of which is getting the most out of a high draft pick with big expectations.
Fantasy hockey rookies to watch
Matthew Coller looks at 15 rookies with fantasy value to watch for the 2017-18 season, including the Islanders' talented forward Josh Ho-Sang.
Top pick Hischier scores in first game.
Devils forward Nico Hischier forces a turnover in the Capitals' end, then dekes past the goalie for a late insurance goal in New Jersey's 4-1 win.
Wild, captain Koivu agree to 2-year extension
The Minnesota Wild and captain Mikko Koivu agreed to a two-year, $11 million contract on Monday, the team announced. The 34-year-old center had 58 points (18 goals, 40 assists) in 80 games last season.
Wong nets hat trick for Golden Knights.
In their preseason opener, Tyler Wong scores three goals against the Canucks as the Golden Knights would go on to win 9-4.
Golden Knights dominant in preseason opener
Tyler Wong recorded a hat trick, including the first preseason goal in Golden Knights history, as the NHL's newest team clocked the Canucks 9-4 on Sunday night.
Coyotes get Demers from Panthers for McGinn
The Arizona Coyotes acquired defenseman Jason Demers from the Florida Panthers on Sunday for forward Jamie McGinn.
It's 85 degrees in Chicago, the Cubs are in town and there's a full slate of college football games. But 20,000 fans are at the United Center to watch the Blackhawks....scrimmage the Blackhawks.
Toews focused on 'being better' after down year
After a decline in production last season, Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews said he's embracing the challenge of "being better than I was last year."
Wild's Parise (back) held out of start of camp
With Zach Parise having dealt with back issues in the past, the Minnesota Wild are holding the left wing out of the start of training camp as a precaution as he deals with a back injury.
Avs, defenseman Zadorov reach 2-year deal
Defenseman Nikita Zadorov, who led the Avalanche with 153 hits last season before missing the final 25 games due to injury, signed a two-year deal with the team.
McDavid does it all for NHL 18.
Connor McDavid is the cover athlete for EA Sports' NHL 18 and interviews "fans" to support the cause.
NHL coaches under the most pressure entering 2017-18
NHL teams are notoriously quick to fire head coaches. While no one can truly feel secure coaching a team, these six bench bosses are under particular pressure to get off to a good start.
Ovechkin concedes: No '18 Games, hope for '22
Alex Ovechkin said in a statement Thursday that he will not compete for Team Russia in the 2018 Olympics. Ovechkin had been among the most vocal opponents of the NHL's decision not to allow its players to compete in the Games.
Isles ready for hard training camp, better start
Islanders coach Doug Weight has promised a hard training camp as he heads into his first full season at the helm, hoping that will help the team get off to a better start.
Wild's Foligno gets a 4-year, $11.5M deal
The Minnesota Wild have agreed to terms with restricted free-agent left wing Marcus Foligno on a four-year, $11.5 million contract.
Picard of famous Orr photo dies at age 78
Noel Picard, the former St. Louis Blues defenseman pictured in the famous shot of Boston star Bobby Orr flying through the air after scoring a Stanley Cup-winning goal, has died. He was 78.
Avs' Duchene reports to camp amid trade talk
Forward Matt Duchene reports to Avalanche training camp amid rumors that he will be traded.
Got pads? Kings holding tryouts to find goalie
The Los Angeles Kings will hold open tryouts later this month as they look to secure an emergency goalie who will be on hand for every home game this season.
Sens forward MacArthur fails medical test
Left winger Clarke MacArthur, who has battled post-concussion syndrome, has failed his medical test in training camp.
Pastrnak signs 6-year, $40M deal with Bruins
Forward David Pastrnak has signed a six-year, $40 million contract to stay with the Bruins.
Sophomore Slump Threat Index: Who should be concerned?
Auston Matthews, Patrik Laine, Zach Werenski, Mitch Marner and other rookies lit up the NHL in 2016-17. Are any of them headed for regression in their second campaigns? We break down the chances for 10 top rising sophomores.
Jets, Little agree to 6-year, $31.7M extension
Bryan Little, who is entering his 11th season with the Jets, has agreed to a six-year extension through the 2023-24 season that is worth $31.746 million.
To prep you for the upcoming fantasy hockey season, Sean Allen provides everything you need to know for each NHL team in the Eastern Conference.
To prep you for the upcoming fantasy hockey season, Victoria Matiash provides everything you need to know for each NHL team in the Western Conference.
Theo Fleury, a seven-time All-Star who won a Stanley Cup with the Flames, has given voice to fellow survivors of abuse and addiction -- and found new purpose on a different stage.
Will Connor McDavid's new deal change the game for the league's young guns? Will Vegas be more than a flash in the pan? Do the Penguins have another Cup in them? The coming year promises plenty of intrigue.