With the NHL in Las Vegas and then heading to Chicago for the Entry Draft, serious news concerning Blackhawks forward Marian Hossa has emerged. According to several sources, there is a legitimate possibility Hossa has played his final NHL game. The Blackhawks declined to comment.) Apparently, he suffers from a serious allergic reaction to the […]
In this week's Wysh List, Greg Wyshynski offers some guidelines to watching the NHL Awards and Expansion Draft show with your favorite beverage.
The Islanders will be returning to their ancestral home, albeit briefly. The Isles will be playing a preseason game against the Flyers at the newly renovated Nassau Coliseum on Sept. 17, the team announced Thursday. The Islanders’ last game at the Coliseum came on April 27, 2015, a first-round playoff win over the Capitals.
The Flyers will host the New York Islanders at PPL Center, where the AHL's Phantoms play, in preseason action on Sept. 20 at 7:05 p.m. "For the third straight season we are delighted to announce that the Flyers are playing again in Allentown," Flyers president Paul Holmgren said. "This game will give the Lehigh Valley fans […]
UPDATE: The six-game 2017 Stanley Cup Final featuring the Pittsburgh Penguins and Nashville Predators delivered a total of 4.762 million average viewers on linear TV and streaming, making it the most-watched Stanley Cup Final on record without an Original
An audience of 11.5 million tuned in across North America to see the Pittsburgh Penguins repeat as Stanley Cup champions on Sunday night, the NHL announced on Tuesday. The impressive viewership makes Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final the most-watched playoff game since 2013, when 12.2 million tuned in to watch Game 6 between […]
The Pittsburgh Penguins won the Stanley Cup for the second-straight year thanks to a late goal by Patric Hornqvist and a controversial decision by the referees to waive off a goal by the Nashville Predators. The two teams took a 0-0 tie late into the third period when a wide shot bounced off the back of […]
No professional athlete looks back fondly at a championship-deciding loss. Some are able to shrug off the disappointment of falling short of a life-long dream, concentrating on the hope of getting a shot at redemption someday, but second chances are rarely guaranteed. Game 6 of the 2017 Stanley Cup Final between the Nashville Predators and […]
There are coaches who will tell you that a playoff series doesn't truly start until the road team wins a game. In the case of the Stanley Cup Final, the first road win will spell the end of the series. The defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins can become the first team to repeat since Detroit in […]
The Predators saved their biggest guest for last, too, as Faith Hill performed the anthem for what will be – win or lose – their final home game of 2016-17. Oh yeah, and Tim McGraw – who modified one of his hits for the Predators’ goal song – also revved up the crowd before Game […]
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If P.K. Subban‘s uncustomary (involuntary?) streak of silence was about avoiding guarantees heading into Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final, then … oops. NBC’s Pierre McGuire caught up with Subban shortly before the Nashville Predators were set to play