1. Post to Post: What If Jaromir Jagr Never Left the NHL?

    Jaromir Jagr’s career has been one of the finest in NHL history. Just before Christmas he moved into second on the NHL’s all-time points list , and he’s unquestionably ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 5,000 reads 2 comments

  2. Artemi Panarin, Blackhawks Agree to New Contract: Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Chicago Blackhawks seem to have ensured one of their most productive pieces will remain in place for the foreseeable future...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 5,446 reads 38 comments

  3. Burning Questions for the NHL in 2017

    After a three-day holiday break, the National Hockey League returns to action on December 27. The new year's just around the corner, and there's plenty to look forward to...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 17,179 reads 9 comments

  4. Mike Sullivan, Penguins Agree on New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Pittsburgh Penguins and coach Mike Sullivan agreed to a three-year contract extension Monday that will carry him through the 2019-20 season...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 1,920 reads 16 comments

  5. World Junior Hockey 2017 USA Roster: 23-Man Team for Championships

    USA Hockey finalized its 23-man roster for the 2017 World Junior Hockey Championships Saturday ahead of its tournament opener against Latvia in Toronto on Monday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 33,846 reads 0 comments

  6. How the New York Islanders Squandered Savings from Letting Kyle Okposo Walk

    The salary cap forces terrible choices upon NHL teams. After all the work that goes into identifying, drafting and developing a player, a professional club can find itself losing ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 3,175 reads 3 comments

  7. 10 Things That Every NHL Fan Wants for the Holidays

    NHL fans are getting ready for the Christmas break, meaning it is a time to dream of gifts under the Christmas tree and what might be in the coming year. There are some players like Jaromir Jagr of the Florida Panthers who have universal appeal...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 17,254 reads 57 comments

  8. Jimmy Howard Injury: Red Wings Goalie Out 4-6 Weeks with Injured Knee

    Detroit Red Wings goaltender Jimmy Howard is reportedly expected to miss at least a month of action after an MRI revealed an MCL sprain. Helene St...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 960 reads 6 comments

  9. Dark-Horse Contenders for the 2016-17 Stanley Cup

    The NHL standings as we hit the Christmas break have some familiar names at the top. There are constant contenders when it comes to the Stanley Cup—teams able to perennially ...

    Steve Macfarlane Written by Steve Macfarlane about 3 months ago 8,987 reads 21 comments

  10. Jaromir Jagr Passes Mark Messier for 2nd on NHL's All-Time Points List

    Florida Panthers right winger Jaromir Jagr moved into second place on the NHL 's all-time scoring list with an assist in the third period of Thursday's game against the Boston Bruins...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 1,932 reads 6 comments

  11. David Legwand Retires: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Veteran center David Legwand announced his retirement from the NHL on Thursday, via Craig Custance of ESPN: What a great ride this was, especially having the chance to ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 2,235 reads 1 comments

  12. Henrik Sedin Set to Become 4th Swedish-Born Player with 1,200 Games Played

    Vancouver Canucks center Henrik Sedin enters Thursday's matchup with the Winnipeg Jets just one game shy of becoming the fourth Swedish-born player to tally 1,200 career games played, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 months ago 106 reads 0 comments

  13. Jaromir Jagr Ties Mark Messier for 2nd-Most Points in NHL History

    Florida Panthers winger Jaromir Jagr tied Mark Messier for second-most points in NHL history with 1,887 in Tuesday's 4-3 shootout victory over the Buffalo Sabres. He reached the total in 94 fewer games than Messier, per Sportsnet Stats ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 months ago 590 reads 0 comments

  14. The Advanced-Stats Case for and Against Edmonton Oilers Defenceman Kris Russell

    Kris Russell is a player who draws a lot of criticism from people steeped in hockey analytics. Even an analytics-based approach to the game, though, recognizes that he does some things well...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 2,489 reads 2 comments

  15. Maligned NHL Players Proving Fans Wrong in 2016-17

    There are several redemption stories across the NHL this season that are attracting a lot of attention. Some impact players who fell off from established levels one year ago are back on track—like Jakub Voracek of the Philadelphia Flyers...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 9,630 reads 25 comments

  16. Ben Bishop Injury: Lightning Goalie's Return from Lower-Body Injury Announced

    Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Ben Bishop hasn't played since suffering a lower-body injury against the Detroit Red Wings on Dec. 20...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 1,312 reads 4 comments

  17. Post to Post: The NHL's Balance of Power Has Shifted from West to East

    For years, the NHL ’s balance of power rested in the West. In the regular season, Western teams dominated their Eastern rivals. In the playoffs, the Stanley Cup headed West with shocking regularity...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 3 months ago 4,807 reads 14 comments

  18. Patrick Maroon Gives Emotional Interview After Seeing His Son Celebrate Goal

    Patrick Maroon scored a game-tying goal for the Edmonton Oilers in his return home to St. Louis on Monday night. Edmonton ultimately defeated the Blues 3-2 in overtime...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 6,246 reads 5 comments

  19. The Columbus Blue Jackets Are Coming Alive and Putting Up Big Wins in the NHL

    The Columbus Blue Jackets pulled off a clutch 4-3 overtime win Sunday night against the Vancouver Canucks to tie a franchise-record nine-game winning streak...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 months ago 482 reads 1 comments

  20. 10 NHL Players Whose Production Will Drop in 2017

    Chicago Blackhawks right wing Marian Hossa tore through the first two months of the 2016-17 season. With 16 goals in 33 games, he's on pace for 40 goals this season...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 23,590 reads 40 comments

  21. Florida Panthers Owner Vincent Viola Nominated as Secretary of Army

    Billionaire financial magnate and Florida Panthers owner Vincent Viola was named Secretary of the Army by President-elect Donald Trump on Monday. "We are honored and humbled to see Mr...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 118,804 reads 14 comments

  22. NHL Power Rankings: B/R Experts' Week 11 Poll

    Eleven weeks are in the books, and what a time it's been for fans of the Columbus Blue Jackets. We're nearly at the Christmas holiday, and there's nothing but good cheer for coach John Tortorella and his crew...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 3 months ago 17,304 reads 83 comments

  23. Pittsburgh Penguins Spread Holiday Cheer by Recreating 'Elf'

    In first place in the Eastern Conference, the Pittsburgh Penguins are feeling festive during the holidays. They shared their high spirits by spoofing Elf in an awkward remake...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 18,745 reads 6 comments

  24. NHL Players Most Likely to Be Traded Due to the Expansion Draft

    With the NHL 's Las Vegas expansion franchise unveiled as the Vegas Golden Knights, it remains to be seen which current NHL players will make up their inaugural roster...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 19,294 reads 35 comments

  25. Dark-Horse Candidates for NHL Awards in 2016-17

    The NHL season is about 30 games old, and we are seeing award candidates emerge across the major categories...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 447 reads 1 comments