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NHL Return to Play critics revel in Oilers and Penguins defeats

When the NHL announced their 24 team Return to Play Plan, there were plenty of critics. Two teams in particular were mentioned more often than not for being included. The Chicago Blackhawks and Montreal Canadiens.

NHL sets Phase Two Draft Lottery date for Alexis Lafreniere

This article first appeared at The Daily Goal Horn. Phase 1 of the NHL Draft Lottery left a trail of misery for every team not in the Return to Play scenario. That’s because the...

Henrik Lundqvist retirement rumors surface after Rangers playoff elimination

This article originally appeared at Forever Blueshirts this morning. Dejection, disbelief, defeat. Those words best describe the looks on...

Auston Matthews calls out reporter who outed him for testing positive for COVID-19

Back in June, a report appeared in the Toronto Sun outing Maple Leafs star, Auston Matthews for testing positive for COVID-19. The...

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Predicting all the NHL Western Qualifying Round winners

The NHL Qualifying Round begins tomorrow at 12:00 PM Eastern Time. Things will start to get wild in the West when the...

Predicting all the NHL Eastern Qualifying Round Winners

The NHL has completed its exhibition play and will drop the puck on the Qualifying Round tomorrow at 12:00 PM Eastern Time....

Seattle Kraken devouring NHL on social media and merchandise sales

The Seattle Kraken are wasting no time endearing themselves to teams and fans across the NHL. Since revealing their team name and...

Corey Crawford admits he had COVID-19 as he returns for the Chicago Blackhawks

Stanley Cup winning Chicago Blackhawks goaltender, Corey Crawford finally returned to the ice. It looks like he will be ready to go...

Seattle releases the Kraken on the NHL

The NHL franchise in Seattle has revealed their team name and logo! And it was well done and glorious.

NHL Seattle expansion team set to reveal name and logo tomorrow

It’s been a long time coming. Tomorrow the new NHL expansion franchise in Seattle will announce its team name and logo. They...

NHL gets good news on COVID-19 cases before heading to Hub Cities

The NHL just released some great news today. As teams will begin wrapping up their respective training camps and started heading to...

List of NHL players that have missed practice due to unknown reasons

Thanks to the NHL's new policy on reporting injuries, when a player leaves or misses practice, speculation is rampant. That's because the...

Jeremy Roenick sues NBC for firing him over “jokes”

Jeremy Roenick has filed a lawsuit against NBC for firing him over "jokes" he made on Barstool's Spittin' Chiclets podcast. According to...

Vancouver Canucks GM shoots down Brock Boeser trade rumors

Just last weekend we heard two names come up in Johnny Gaudreau of the Calgary Flames and Brock Boeser of the Vancouver...

John Tortorella provides savage answer to profanity in playoffs question

In a recent interview, John Tortorella who coaches the Columbus Blue Jackets was asked if he had any concerns about the on-ice...

Amid new coronavirus cases, no additional NHL players opt out

NHL training camps opened today with much fanfare and media buzz. In the midst of all that excitement the NHL announced its...

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NHL Rumors

NHL Seattle expansion team set to reveal name and logo tomorrow

It’s been a long time coming. Tomorrow the new NHL expansion franchise in Seattle will announce its team name and logo. They...

Vancouver Canucks GM shoots down Brock Boeser trade rumors

Just last weekend we heard two names come up in Johnny Gaudreau of the Calgary Flames and Brock Boeser of the Vancouver...

Johnny Gaudreau and Brock Boeser lead latest NHL trade rumors

Hockey is back and so are the trade rumors. Two young stars North of the Border are at the forefront of the...

Breaking News

Bills star Ed Oliver, cleared of charges, opens up about arrest: ‘I felt violated’

Buffalo Bills star defensive tackle Ed Oliver was arrested on suspicion of DWI during the offseason before being cleared of charges. On...

LISTEN: Sorry Lakers fans, Magic can’t help LA’s point guard problems

After six years of mediocrity, the Los Angeles Lakers are finally back in the playoffs. The Lakers snagged the first seed, the...

Indiana’s Brady Feeney, who has serious health complications from COVID-19, speaks out

There are two sides to every story. Amid the #WeWantToPlay movement started by college football's top stars, another player, Indiana Hoosiers offensive...

Sports Lists

25 worst NFL free agency contracts of the past 20 years

Ever since the NFL started to impose the salary cap a quarter-century ago, teams that have found themselves "winning" free agency have...

Greatest NFL Iron Men of All Time

Our all-time greatest NFL Iron Men list highlights the reality that qualities such as toughness and grit are just as important as...

Ranking the best NFL quarterbacks of the 1980s

The 1980s represented the first truly great era of quarterback play around the NFL. All-time greats Joe Montana, John Elway and Dan...

Trending NHL News

Johnny Gaudreau and Brock Boeser lead latest NHL trade rumors

Hockey is back and so are the trade rumors. Two young stars North of the Border are at the forefront of the chatter. Johnny Gaudreau of the Calgary Flames and Brock Boeser of the Vancouver Canucks are...

List of NHL players opting out is growing as more expected

The first player to opt out of returning to play was Travis Hamonic of the Calgary Flames on Friday night. Yesterday, he was joined by six other players including Edmonton Oilers trade deadline acquisition, Mike Green.

Calgary Flames Travis Hamonic first NHL player to opt out, who is next?

The first NHL player has opted out almost immediately after the NHL and NHLPA ratified the new CBA and RTP plan. Travis...

Game On! NHL and NHLPA ratify CBA and Return to Play plan

The threat of COVID-19 still looms but there will be no other obstacles in the way of hockey returning. As of this...

New Jersey Devils set to hire Rangers assistant Lindy Ruff as head coach

Former New York Rangers goaltender turned NHL Network analyst, Kevin Weekes, is reporting Wednesday that Lindy Ruff will be named the new...

Chicago Blackhawks will not be changing their name

The Chicago Blackhawks, a historic Original Six franchise released a statement to the Chicago Sun Times that they will not be changing...

NHLPA expected to pass new CBA and Return to Play plan within 48 hours

Late last night, the NHLPA Executive Board voted on and approved the CBA extension. Included in that vote was approval for all...

One step closer to hockey as NHL and NHLPA strike a deal

Over the last several days, we’ve been seeing reports that the NHL and NHLPA were working on a CBA extension, and Return...

Positive COVID-19 cases reaches 35 in the NHL, will some players opt out

Late yesterday, news broke on key Return to Play protocols that the players and owners will be voting on soon. Initially it...

NHL players must inform teams if they are opting out by July 7

Reports are breaking late this evening that both the NHL and NHLPA are very close to finalizing a deal. In the agreement...

There’s some big changes coming in the next NHL CBA

As the NHL and NHLPA work to finalize and ratify a new CBA extension, here’s the biggest changes you should know that...

Defending champion St. Louis Blues cancel practices due to multiple positive COVID-19 tests

The St. Louis Blues have been forced to shut down their training facility due to multiple positive COVID-19 tests. According to Blues...

NHL updates Return to Play schedule as CBA vote looms

As more players return from across the globe to participate in Phase 3 training camps, the NHL is aggressively working with the...

Henrik Lundqvist and other NHL stars could be impacted by CBA extension and flat cap

The pandemic has already caused havoc on so many businesses and industries, and it will soon impact some NHL superstars. Once the...

Toronto and Edmonton to be voted on as NHL hub cities

The United States has lost its handle on COVID-19, if it ever really had one. As cases continue to spike everywhere, Las...

Expect some NHL players to opt out of returning due to COVID-19 concerns

Cases of COVID-19 are spiking again in the United States. This has led many in the hockey world to believe that Vegas...

Total of 26 NHL players have tested positive for COVID-19

You can add 15 more players to the list of players that have tested positive for COVID-19. The NHL released a statement...

Some NHL Play-In teams now have incentive to lose for Alexis Lafreniere

Ever since the "mystery team" won the NHL Draft Lottery this past Friday night, a bunch of teams have fans debating if...

Detroit Red Wings GM Steve Yzerman disappointed after mystery team wins NHL Draft Lottery

The Detroit Red Wings won a grand total of 17 games this season. They were far and away the worst team in...

NHL Draft Lottery odds for top prize Alexis Lafreniere

The NHL Draft Lottery starts at 8:00 PM EST Friday on NBCSN and NHL Network for U.S. audiences. In Canada you can...

Vancouver announces it is out as NHL Hub City, Amazon buys Seattle arena naming rights

The Vancouver Canucks have officially announced they are out of the bidding for being an NHL Hub City.

Bombshell: Rangers star Artemi Panarin asks players to hold out of camp for better CBA agreement

New York Rangers superstar Artemi Panarin just dropped a bombshell statement on his Instagram and Twitter accounts. The Blueshirts leading scorer and...

NHL HHOF 2020 Class announced, Alexander Mogilny snubbed again

Yesterday the NHL officially announced its 2020 Hockey Hall of Fame induction class. In it are two first timers in Jarome Iginla...

Theo Fleury battled demons to become a worthy Hockey Hall of Fame candidate

The NHL is set to announce its 2020 Hockey Hall of Fame induction class on Wednesday. There are many incredible and iconic...

NHL officially narrows down hub cities list to six

The NHL has contacted several cities in Pittsburgh, Dallas, Columbus, and New York to tell them they are out of the running...

Alexander Mogilny is long overdue to be enshrined in the Hockey Hall of Fame

On Wednesday, June 24th, the NHL will announce its 2020 Hockey Hall of Fame induction class at 4:30 PM EST. When it...