1. Burning Questions for 2017 NHL Free Agency

    The rumor mill has been spinning on the high as the NHL 's annual free-agency window prepares to open. Teams are allowed to chat with players who will become free agents on Saturday to get a sense of whether they would be a good fit...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 5,821 reads 0 comments

  2. NHL Trade Rumors: Top Buzz on Matt Duchene, Vegas Golden Knights and More

    Several big names have already been moved during the NHL offseason via trade, but there are several more that could potentially switch teams as free agency approaches...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 11,547 reads 0 comments

  3. Brendan Smith, Rangers Agree to 4-Year, $17.4 Million Contract Extension

    The New York Rangers and defenseman Brendan Smith reached an agreement Wednesday on a four-year contract extension worth $17.4 million...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 6,628 reads 0 comments

  4. NHL Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Jason Demers, Marco Scandella and More

    Mobile top-four defensemen are a hot commodity in today's high-tempo NHL , and several notable names are finding themselves in the rumor mill as trade buzz percolates throughout the league...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 3 months ago 9,187 reads 0 comments

  5. Connor McDavid Reportedly Nearing Oilers Contract Worth 'Around' $106 Million

    The Edmonton Oilers and reigning Hart Trophy winner Connor McDavid are reportedly nearing an agreement on a deal worth approximately $106 million...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 13,009 reads 0 comments

  6. Red Wings Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Dan Girardi, Trevor Daley

    After their worst season in a few decades, the Detroit Red Wings are hoping to turn things around in 2017-18. Unfortunately, a lack of room in the salary cap could make it difficult to improve their roster much going forward...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 859 reads 0 comments

  7. NHL Rumors: Free-Agent Buzz on Kris Versteeg, Andrei Markov and More

    With NHL free agency opening on Saturday, the rumors out of the league are coming fast and furious. Let's take a look at some of the hottest buzz making the rounds...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 448 reads 0 comments

  8. Boston Bruins Rumors: Latest Buzz on Marco Scandella and Kevin Shattenkirk

    The NHL free-agent signing period will open on Saturday at 12 p.m ET, and for Boston Bruins fans looking for general manager Don Sweeney to take this team over the hump, there are some wild names being connected with Boston in the rumor mill...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 3 months ago 2,600 reads 0 comments

  9. NY Rangers Rumors: Tracking Latest Buzz on Kevin Shattenkirk, Joe Thornton, More

    The New York Rangers cleared some salary-cap space for themselves by trading Derek Stepan on the day of the 2017 NHL draft. The question then became how general manager Jeff Gorton would make use of his newly earned financial flexibility...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 3,245 reads 0 comments

  10. NHL Rumors: Top Trade Buzz Surrounding Evander Kane, Dion Phaneuf and More

    Although the 2017 NHL draft has come and gone, there is still plenty of chatter involving big names on the trade front as free agency officially opens Saturday at noon ET...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 1,201 reads 0 comments

  11. Flyers Rumors: Philadelphia Will 'Listen' on Claude Giroux Trade Offers

    Claude Giroux has seen his points total drop each of the last three seasons. He finished 2016-17 with 14 goals, his lowest over the course of a full season since 2008-09...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 11,604 reads 0 comments

  12. NHL Free Agency 2017: Top Rumors and Predictions for Joe Thornton, More

    NHL free agency is set to begin on July 1, though some players thought to be available have already taken themselves off the market by re-signing with their current team. T.J...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 2,825 reads 0 comments

  13. NHL Free Agency 2017: Rumors, Predictions for Kevin Shattenkirk and More

    An already lackluster NHL free-agent market took a significant hit last week when the Washington Capitals announced an eight-year contract extension for right winger T.J. Oshie ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 990 reads 0 comments

  14. Ultimate Guide to 2017 NHL Free Agency

    As noted recently here , this year's NHL unrestricted free-agent class as a whole seems on par with those cheap theater chains, where movies that didn't catch can be seen for $3...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 3 months ago 39,321 reads 0 comments

  15. NHL Free Agents 2017: Top 10 Players 25 Years and Under

    NHL teams are going to the free-agent market on July 1 with less money to spend and fewer top-flight players to spend it on...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 9,704 reads 0 comments

  16. Predicting Which NHL Teams Will Be Most Aggressive in Free Agency

    When the NHL 's 2017 free-agent market opens on Saturday, several teams could aggressively pursue the best available talent...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 3 months ago 6,800 reads 0 comments

  17. NHL Free Agents 2017: Latest Rumors and Predictions for Sought-After Targets

    NHL teams are officially allowed to start signing free agents on Saturday at 12 p.m. ET, but the discussions around the league have already begun...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 2,573 reads 0 comments

  18. NHL Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Matt Duchene, Ilya Kovalchuk and More

    NHL free agency's first step is underway as the deadline to extend qualifying offers to restricted free agents and the discussions with pending unrestricted began, but the rumor mill for trades is still very much alive as a busy offseason continues...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 3 months ago 9,205 reads 0 comments

  19. Ranking the Top 10 NHL Prospect Pools After the 2017 Draft

    NHL teams have been stocking prospect cupboards for 100 years and it remains a staple of success. In fact, procurement of youngsters is even more important in the salary-cap era, when players are being lost to free agency or trade every summer...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 3 months ago 24,516 reads 0 comments

  20. NHL Free Agents 2017: Ranking Top Available Players at Every Position

    This year's NHL free-agent class feels more like that garage sale at the end of your typical lonely suburban cul-de-sac. There are some glass vases available, and if you look closely, you might find an Elvis vinyl LP from his rhinestone Vegas years...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 3 months ago 47,898 reads 0 comments

  21. Teemu Selanne, Paul Kariya, Mark Recchi Headline 2017 Hockey Hall of Fame Class

    The Hockey Hall of Fame announced its 2017 inductees Monday, honoring former players Dave Andreychuk, Danielle Goyette, Paul Kariya, Mark Recchi and Teemu Selanne along with former coach Clare Drake and Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 18,275 reads 0 comments

  22. NHL Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Dion Phaneuf, Matt Duchene and More

    The NHL draft is complete, and free agency is just around the corner. In the meantime, NHL teams approach each other about making moves on the trade front...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 3 months ago 2,205 reads 0 comments

  23. 2017 NHL Draft Picks Most Likely to Have an Immediate Impact

    In the NHL , the draft works differently from most other major sports. When a player is selected, his development path will usually take another year or two—or more—before he finally gets a chance to earn a roster spot at hockey's top level...

    Carol Schram Written by Carol Schram about 3 months ago 7,866 reads 0 comments

  24. Derek Ryan Re-Signs with Hurricanes on 1-Year Contract

    The Carolina Hurricanes announced Monday morning that center Derek Ryan has agreed to a one-year, $ 1.425 million contract, which will keep him with the club for a third season...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 796 reads 0 comments

  25. NHL Rumors: Buzz on Potential Matt Duchene Trade, Rangers and More

    It has already been a busy NHL offseason, and the free-agent market doesn't even officially open until Saturday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 7,699 reads 0 comments