- Ducks re-sign star D Lindholm to 6-year deal
- Bruins' Backes has elbow procedure, out days
- NHL signs 16-year apparel deal with Fanatics
- Kings ink veteran goaltender Lindback for tryout
Star defenseman Hampus Lindholm finally re-signed with the Ducks, to a six-year deal. The deal is worth an average of $5.25 million a season, according to ESPN sources and multiple reports.
Bruins forward David Backes underwent an elbow procedure and will be re-evaluated after the weekend.
Fanatics signed a 16-year apparel deal with the NHL that grants exclusive rights to replica jerseys and champion merchandise.
Goalie Anders Lindback has agreed to a professional tryout contract with the Los Angeles Kings.
NHL representatives are in South Korea to inspect Olympic facilities as the league mulls whether to let its players appear for a sixth consecutive Winter Games in Pyeongchang.
The Ducks, to help fill the void after an injury to backup goalie Jonathan Bernier, recalled Dustin Tokarski from their AHL affiliate.
The expansion team will be able to negotiate with pending unrestricted and restricted free agents before the expansion draft.
Offense is up in the NHL this season, and save percentages are down. Is it entirely the fault of the goaltenders, or has something else changed?
As Chicago gears up for the first home Cubs World Series game in 71 years, the Blackhawks left the city with a show of unity.
When 22-year-old Jonah Imoo made his first pro start in goal for the Kings' AHL affiliate in Ontario, his backup was a familiar face -- his 46-year-old father, Dusty.
The NHL season is two weeks old. So what have we learned? That captain Connor McDavid is the real deal, the Predators' power play is potent and the Blackhawks are trapped in penalty-kill hell.
In his NHL debut against the Rangers, Zane McIntyre's goalie mask featured an illustration of his late grandmother wearing a Boston jersey.
The Carolina Hurricanes have some nice pieces that should allow them to compete for a playoff spot. What they don't have is a star. Does it matter?
The Edmonton Oilers are like the Chicago Cubs of the NHL -- but in a good way. Plus, Jimmy Vesey and Al Montoya are having promising starts.
The young Maple Leafs have been anything but boring. Auston Matthews leads the NHL in scoring, with linemate William Nylander right on his heels -- but uneven goaltending has haunted Toronto.
Getting back the best player in the world was a huge boost for the Pittsburgh Penguins -- and seeing him in top form was a huge relief for fans of the game. Plus, Auston Matthews, scoring leader?
Scott Burnside, Craig Custance, Joe McDonald and Pierre LeBrun discuss goalkeeping woes at the start of the season and the NHL's sour relationship with the IOC. Plus, Red Wings C Steve Ott and Maple Leafs LW James van Riemsdyk stop by.
The visit by the league and the union to the site of the 2018 Winter Olympics doesn't change their stance on participation.
Angelo Esposito was once a highly touted prospect, but the former Penguins first-round draft pick never got to the NHL. His journey shows you the path many take to pursue the dream.
After Minnesota came up short in the playoffs again, veteran coach Bruce Boudreau and Cup winner Eric Staal came on board to help reverse those fortunes. They're already making an impact.
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Ben Bishop was nearly traded last summer and has no assurances he'll stay put in Tampa Bay. But the veteran goalie sees no reason not to play his heart out and mentor his potential replacement.
Pekka Rinne has been effective this season, with a .922 save percentage. But given his age, the Predators must consider their long-term plans in goal.
Goalie Carey Price, back from the flu, has lifted the Montreal Canadiens and once again is leading them to dominance in the Eastern Conference. Plus, more goalie tales.
The Canadiens are cruising, and Connor McDavid and the Oilers and Steven Stamkos and the Lightning are hot on their heels. Meanwhile, the Maple Leafs seem destined to blow big leads every game.
The Flames' issues extend beyond the woes of goaltender Brian Elliott, but they are fixable. Here's how they get back on track in the Pacific Division race.
Cam Talbot earned the week's first star by going 3-0-0 with a 1.00 goals-against average while guiding the Oilers to their best start since 1985-86.
How are skates made for NHL players? Take a look at this real-time construction of the skates of superstar John Tavares.
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.
With Vezina winner Tuukka Rask and backup Anton Khudobin injured, the Bruins are in a bind and need Malcolm Subban and Zane McIntyre to hold down the fort better than they did Tuesday night.
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.
Sure, these games aren't easy to pull off, but the big outdoor game on Sunday in Winnipeg between the Jets and Edmonton Oilers should be one of many. Plus, what's up with the Barclays Center ice?
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.
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.
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.
Jaromir Jagr has become the third player to score 750 goals in the NHL, joining Wayne Gretzky (894) and Gordie Howe (801).
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?
For an October game, some serious buzz here in Montreal for this Lightning-Habs game. One of these 2 should win the Atlantic Division
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Ducks GM Bob Murray on media call says they're ok at this point on the salary cap, doesn't have to necessarily make a trade
There's a decent amount of humor to be found in Dylan McIlrath being on waivers the same day Cam Fowler trade rumors are in hyperdrive.