Sean Allen Special to ESPN.com Sean Allen is a fantasy analyst for ESPN.com. He was the 2008 and 2009 Fantasy Sports Writers Association Hockey Writer of the Year. You can tweet him @seanard. Follow on Twitter Rare is the week in the NHL when there is an argument to start Timo Meier over Johnny Gaudreau
“A dream come true.” Vancouver Canucks rookie Brock Boeser discusses what it means to be selected to his first NHL All Star Game and what he’s looking forward to. If you want to keep up to date with all the latest news, highlights, features, and All-Access Canucks content be sure to subscribe to one or […]
The most surprising element that has now entered into the Vegas Golden Knights and their storybook inaugural season is not that they won't stop winning but that disbelievers still can't process why they won't. If you've really watched them play at any point in their schedule, you'
Sean Allen breaks down fantasy hockey matchup data heading into the week of Jan. 8-14, the first scoring period during which several NHL teams will be on a league-mandated bye.
The holidays are now behind us, though maybe the leftovers aren't. Those could stick around for a while. We went dark for Christmas to get a greater sample size as the NHL shut down for three days. Tampa Bay sticks around, as it has all season. A lot has to knock the remarkably consistent Lightning
Eric Lindros has his place locked in the Hockey Hall of Fame forever. The Flyers announced on Monday that Lindros' iconic No. 88 will be retired during a ceremony on Thursday, Jan. 18, prior to the game vs. his hometown Toronto Maple Leafs at the Wells Fargo Center. Lindros will join Bobby Clarke, Barry Ashbee, […]
Bo Horvat talks about being selected for the NHL All-Star Game and how he first discovered the news.
NHL Fan Fair will offer hockey fans of all ages a myriad of events and activities.
The IOC has outlined a target date for the NHL, and its pending decision on player participation at the 2018 Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. “There is a date set at Jan. 15 to find an agreement,” IOC executive director Christophe Dubi told the Associated Press. "Until then it will be work between all parties […]
The St. Louis Blues will finally play outdoors. To celebrate its 50th anniversary, St Louis will host the Chicago Blackhawks at Busch Stadium at the Winter Classic on Jan. 2, 2017, the league confirmed Wednesday. Let’s take it outside. https://t.co/8ecFHLVYoW #WinterClassichttps://t.co/D7S3vjNPHy — St. Louis Blues (@StLouisBlues) March 10, 2016 The NHL’s annual marquee event is […]
The Toronto Maple Leafs will indeed celebrate their centennial season with an outdoor game. In a rematch of the 2014 Winter Classic, and as part of its season-long centennial celebration, Toronto will host the Detroit Red Wings at BMO Field on Jan. 1 in the first-ever NHL Centennial Classic, the league confirmed Wednesday. The Leafs […]