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Daily Fantasy Hockey 2015: Best NHL DFS DraftKings Lineup for March 29

April is nearly here, which means the NHL playoffs are on the horizon. Before the postseason officially arrives, NHL fans can feast on a full slate of games to pick apart before the field is narrowed down. Leading up to the Sunday matchups,...Show More Summary

10 NHL Players Who Must Step Up Down the Stretch in 2014-15 Season

With only two weeks remaining in the NHL season, it's time for every player to step up their game. That's especially true for stars on the teams jockeying for playoff positions. In recent weeks, several notable players have not performed up to their normal standards. Show More Summary

Alex Steen Injury: Updates on Blues Star's Lower Body and Return

Although the St. Louis Blues are sitting pretty in the NHL playoff race, they may have a problem on their hands in the shape of Alex Steen after he was injured Saturday night against the Columbus Blue Jackets. Continue for updates. Steen...Show More Summary

Kris Letang Injury: Updates on Penguins Star's Status and Return

The Pittsburgh Penguins are inching closer to clinching a playoff spot, but the health of star defenseman Kris Letang is going to cause some panic. Continue for updates. Penguins: Letang to Be Evaluated Saturday, March 28 According to...Show More Summary

Is Eddie Lack's Excellent Form Making Ryan Miller Expendable for Canucks?

Eddie Lack hasn ’t had a long career, but he has established himself as a legitimate candidate to take on the starting role somewhere. A successful multi -season stint in the AHL established him as a young goalie worth watching, and over two seasons in Vancouver he’s posted the kind of numbers that teams look for when hunting a new No. Show More Summary

Winnipeg Jets Prospect Ryan Olsen Gets in Fight, Hit by Puck and Face Proves It

We all know hockey is a tough sport, but wow. Winnipeg Jets prospect and current St. John's IceCaps center Ryan Olsen got in a fight and hit by a puck during an AHL game against the Portland Pirates Friday night. The 21-year-old took to Twitter to show off his battle scars, and they did not disappoint. Show More Summary

Every NHL Team's Biggest Lightning Rod in the 2014-15 Season

There is at least one player on every NHL team who takes more heat than any of his teammates. The reasons vary, but the lightning strikes them frequently. These players might be underachievers or have a reputation for being dirty, lazy or indifferent. They're the lightning rods of the NHL, and we've picked one from every team. Show More Summary

Daily Fantasy Hockey 2015: NHL DraftKings Strategy for March 28

The pressure to perform and come up with a winning performance is ratcheted up for DraftKings owners as we hit the final stages of the regular season. Finding the perfect lineup derived from the six games in the early part of Saturday's...Show More Summary

Ranking the 10 Best American Players in the NHL Today

There was a time in NHL history when no American players populated rosters. The game belonged to Canadians, with very few exceptions, and European hockey players were in their own leagues. The explosion of U.S.-born players in the game of hockey is old news, but the quality of performers is incredible. Show More Summary

NHL Coaches and Executives Most Likely to Be Fired This Offseason

The majority of owners in the NHL expect their teams to win the Stanley Cup every season, but only 16 teams ultimately get to compete in the marathon for the legendary trophy. The playoff picture for 2014-15 is set, for the most part, but some notable teams like the San Jose Sharks and Boston Bruins are on the outside looking in. Show More Summary

Reasons for and Against the New Jersey Devils Making Adam Oates Their Next Coach

New Jersey Devils general manager Lou Lamoriello 's decision to bring in both Adam Oates and Scott Stevens after firing former coach Peter DeBoer was unorthodox, to say the least. Oates, who was an assistant coach in New Jersey during the team's run to the 2012 Stanley Cup Final, took control of New Jersey's forwards. Show More Summary

Buffalo Sabres Fans Do the Right Thing by Cheering a Loss to the Arizona Coyotes

The Buffalo Sabres have the smartest fans in sports. There's no denying it now. During Thursday night's game in Buffalo, the home fans were actively, loudly rooting for their favorite team to lose. When the Arizona Coyotes scored the...Show More Summary

Los Angeles Kings' Three Games in New York Show They're the NHL's Best Team

NEW YORK — Four days in New York in the spring can be a delightful time. Shopping, sightseeing, a night in the theater district to take in a Broadway show. According to Yelp, there are a few decent restaurants in the area as well. The...Show More Summary

Young Boston Bruins Fan Liam Fitzgerald Gets His Own Hockey Card

The sporting world met Liam Fitzgerald in 2014, when his small figure stood at rapt attention near the Boston Bruins' tunnel with a fist extended for bumps. Footage of Liam and Bruins players exchanging daps spread quickly, and before long, the nine-year-old had earned recognition from USA Today as the Best Fan of 2014. Show More Summary

Daily Fantasy Hockey 2015: NHL DraftKings Picks for March 27

After the NHL provided 11 games to consider Thursday night, it's a much smaller bill of fare Friday night with just three games. However, sharp fantasy players should be able to put together a workable lineup on DraftKings that could result in an important victory. Show More Summary

Ottawa Senators Release PSA Asking Fans to Not Throw Hamburgers onto Ice

Ottawa Senators fans have been getting a bit rowdy as of late, throwing objects onto the ice during games. Some of those objects have been hamburgers. To try and get fans to refrain from tossing burgers, the Senators released a PSA on Thursday. Show More Summary

Why NHL Fans Should Curb Their Enthusiasm on Undrafted NCAA Players

The NCAA season is approaching an end with the NCAA tournament getting under way this weekend and the Frozen Four right around the corner. That means it's that time of year when you will hear about NHL teams in hot pursuit of the hottest...Show More Summary

Pieces Falling into Place for Los Angeles Kings Down the Home Stretch

The Los Angeles Kings have recovered from a slight bump in the road to win two straight contests and remain in hot pursuit of a Western Conference postseason spot. While they trail the Calgary Flames by one point in the Pacific Division...Show More Summary

Ranking the NHL's Top 10 Shooters in 2014-15

NHL teams put a premium on goal-scoring players because it's the most difficult thing to do in the game. A player who can score 20 goals or more consistently is always going to have a good job in an NHL city. Some of the best scorers shoot early and often, while others are more prudent but deadly accurate. Show More Summary

The Top Storylines to Watch in the Remainder of the 2014-15 NHL Season

There's just over two weeks remaining in this NHL season. With the playoffs fast approaching, several storylines are worth watching. The playoff races are generating excitement, but there's also interest in which club could finish at the bottom of the standings. Show More Summary

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