Jeff Blashill served as grand marshall for Sunday's Pure Michigan 400.
Blashill spent three years playing junior hockey in Des Moines, Iowa, and got to know Michael Annett during that time.
NHL teams attempt to address their roster weaknesses in the offseason. With training camps opening in mid-September, most have made moves to bolster their lineups. Several clubs, such as the Detroit Red Wings, still need some late improvements. Many of the clubs on his list, including the Wings, require an upgrade at a specific position. Show More Summary
NHL training camps will soon be opening up, and every team will have at least one battle for a feature role. General managers have addressed needs via trades, free agency and the draft, but the solutions of summer don't always deliver...Show More Summary
Ranking the top two-way NHL defensemen is a difficult challenge to take on. It's extremely hard to give value to all the statistics available when judging the defensive component of a blueliner's game. The offense is easy, and plenty...Show More Summary
NHL referee Garrett Rank won his third straight Canadian Men's Mid-Amateur title Friday, closing with an 5-under 67 in windy conditions for a six-stroke victory
NHL draft pick wears 'RIP Harambe' shirt to parade
He's a shoot-first player on a team with a lot of set-up men.
Trained in the United States, a group of teenagers are getting ready to display the evolution of Chinese hockey as interest spreads ahead of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing.
The points scored by league leaders reflect how far removed hockey is from its offensive heyday, when Gretzky roamed the ice.
After 22 years and eight teams, the Panthers’ Jagr is bound for another playoff appearance and seems unlikely to retire any time soon.
Though some initially blanched at the cost, U.S.A. Hockey’s concerted effort to develop talent has paid big dividends.
A season ago, the Islanders were 26th in the N.H.L. in killing penalties; this season, they were fourth.
Jagr, who has more regular-season points against the Islanders than any other player, leads the Panthers in scoring.
The former Harvard forward signed a two-year contract with the Rangers, four years after the Nashville Predators selected him in the third round of the N.H.L. draft.
Kevin Allen and Jimmy Hascup discuss a number of NHL offseason topics.
Training camps open in about three weeks. ...
It’s helpful to think of the summer goalie market as a game of musical chairs. There are only 30 starter and 30 backup jobs available at the NHL level, and in any summer only a fraction of those jobs are available. In every summer in...Show More Summary
The Colorado Avalanche announced Thursday that Jared Bednar would be the team's new head coach, two weeks after former head coach and vice president of hockey operations Patrick Roy resigned. Executive vice president and general manager...Show More Summary
Last week, the New York Rangers brought an end to the biggest NHL free-agent race since July 1 by signing forward Jimmy Vesey to an entry-level contract. Virtually everything about Vesey signing with the Rangers was controversial: his...Show More Summary