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Fantasy hockey dynasty ranks: What will the NHL look like in 2027

Looking to the future in your dynasty and keeper leagues? Here are the top-400 fantasy hockey rankings over the next five years.

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2022 NHL offseason: Grades on biggest deals, including Pacioretty, Tkachuk, Burns

Teams are busy making trades this summer. We're grading all of the biggest deals that take place over the offseason.

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Trade grades: Why the Flames aced the Tkachuk-Huberdeau swap

A trade of 100-point scorers is a rarity in the NHL. We assess the deal for both teams.


Top under-the-radar signings of the NHL offseason

The big deals have been discussed at length. Here are some less-heralded moves that will yield big dividends this season and beyond.

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The best NHL free agents still seeking new contracts

There are significant names still available, including some who could be game-changers for the right team.

Seven potential destinations for Nazem Kadri

The Stanley Cup-winning center is easily the most impactful player without a deal for 2022-23. Here's the latest on what we're hearing.

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Playoff beards: Hockey's wackiest tradition

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  • Playoff beards: Hockey's wackiest tradition

    A staple since the early 1980s, we look at the best beards in 2022, the next generation of bushy beauties and the greatest facial forests in postseason history