Tales of the Washington Capitals‘ demise appear to have been premature. Following a win over the Boston Bruins on Thursday, the Capitals have won 10 of their last 12 games, improving their record to 20-12-1. Those 41 points have them level with the Columbus Blue Jackets – who also won Thursday – for first in […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The rhythms of the road can grow tedious for any NHL player, between bus rides and plane flights and endless afternoons cooped in hotel rooms, so everyone passes the time with different activities. Card games are most common—poker, euchre, a derivation of spades called Snarples. Some
ST. LOUIS Nikita Kucherov and Brayden Point scored, Andrei Vasilevskiy stopped 32 shots and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the St. Louis Blues 3-0 on Tuesday night in a matchup of the NHL's top two teams. Tyler Johnson added an empty-netter as Tampa Bay (22-6-2) earned its fifth straight win. It was
The Tampa Bay Lightning begin a four-game road trip when they take on the St. Louis Blues.
The Flyers' goalie on Monday was named third star of the week by the NHL after going 3-0-0 in the team's three games last week and posting a 1.67 goals-against average and a.954 save percentage in the process. Elliott's best effort last week came against his old teammates in Calgary on Monday when he stopped […]
The Tampa Bay Lightning conclude their four-game homestand when they take on the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday night.
Watching three players form a juggernaut is one of those “unique-to-hockey” things we take for granted, so we ranked the best current trios. Plus, why Quebec City is on the outside looking in and the story behind that shirtless Jumbo Joe bobblehead.
There's no professional sports league in America that does their standings the way the NHL does. The NBA, NFL, and MLB all categorize their standings by a team's win-loss total, the easiest way to identify which teams are good and which are bad. By comparison, the NHL assigns point values to
Dallas billionaire Tom Dundon has signed a purchase agreement to buy a majority stake in the Carolina Hurricanes professional hockey team. Team president Don Waddell said Thursday that Dundon will take control of all team operations, pending league approval and finalization of the sale. "I am thrilled
TORONTO – On a frigid November afternoon, Auston Matthews has the hockey world hanging on his every word. He’s returning to practice after missing the Toronto Maple Leafs‘ previous three games due to injury, and reporters have swarmed his locker. Standing on the opposite side of the room is Zach Hyman, the oft-forgotten third member […]
The Edmonton Oilers signed center Connor McDavid to an eight-year, $100 million contract extension in July. The agreement shattered the NHL's previous record for average annual salary of $10.5 million held by Chicago Blackhawks teammates Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane. The 20-year-old McDavid won
The New York Rangers are worth an NHL-high $1.5 billion as team values continue to rise, according to the latest estimate by Forbes.