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NHL Stars Facing the Biggest Question Marks in the 2014-15 Season 

A number of NHL stars will face questions entering this season. Superstars will confront the challenge of reaching greater heights. Aging stars will hope to maintain their place among the league's elite. Promising youngsters will be under pressure to take their game to the next level. Some will be under more scrutiny than others. Show More Summary

How Should Rangers Split Time Between Henrik Lundqvist, Cam Talbot in 2014-15?

Goaltending is one of the most important positions in hockey, and the New York Rangers know that very well. Henrik Lundqvist is regarded as one of the NHL's best netminders, but the Rangers take every opportunity they can to give their...Show More Summary

Look: 11-Yr Old Nik Stauskas Shooting 3?s With Vince Carter at Raptors Game

Sometimes we forget that NBA Players were once little kids, playing hoops and dreaming about one day making it to the league. Growing up in Canada, those kids probably felt like an even bigger underdog to be able to realize their dream. So it’s always fun to look back at old photo’s capturing moments of […]

Who Should Be the New York Rangers' No. 6 Defenseman in 2014-15?

The New York Rangers made a number of transactions this summer to bolster their roster, but there are still some roles that need to be filled for the upcoming season. One role in particular is the No. 6 defenseman spot on the third pairing...Show More Summary

Ranking the Top 5 Offseason Moves in Los Angeles Kings History

Many of the Los Angeles Kings' biggest moves in recent years have come at the trade deadline. The most recent being the trade for Marian Gaborik, while Jeff Carter was picked up two years ago to help the Kings win their first Stanley Cup in franchise history. However, the Kings also have a history of making significant moves in the offseason. Show More Summary

Ranking the Top 5 Offseason Moves in Pittsburgh Penguins History

The NHL offseason can make or break a franchise. It’s a tool that allows coaches, players and members of the front office to take a step back and look at the larger picture to see what needs fixing. The Pittsburgh Penguins seem to be heading in the right direction with Jim Rutherford at the reins. Show More Summary

Watch: Did Team USA Uncover a Third ‘Splash Brother’?

DeMarcus Cousins is most certainly one of the better big men in the NBA today. He may be a little hot-headed at times, but his talent can’t be denied. Hence his roster spot on Team USA this summer. Check out Cousins playin’ with Steph Curry at practice, claiming to be the third ‘splash brother’….

Los Angeles Kings Need Slava Voynov to Rebound in 2014-15

The Los Angeles Kings’ defensive corps figures to sport a slightly different look next season, and Slava Voynov will play a crucial role in determining its success. Since the 24-year-old’s NHL debut in 2011-12, he has enjoyed the safety net of veteran blueliners Willie Mitchell and Rob Scuderi by his side. Show More Summary

Ranking the Top 5 Offseason Moves for the Tampa Bay Lightning in 2014

The Tampa Bay Lightning had one of their busiest offseasons in recent history this year. The Bolts upgraded every aspect of their roster in an attempt establish themselves as a perennial playoff team. There have been a few transactions...Show More Summary

How the Pittsburgh Penguins Stack Up with Each Division Rival

With less than a month remaining before the start of training camp, the Pittsburgh Penguins will hope to put a tumultuous offseason behind them and look forward to defending their Metropolitan Division title as well as chasing the Stanley...Show More Summary

Suns Might Be Pursuing Eric Bledsoe Sign-and-Trade

This Eric Bledsoe drama just won’t end. With the relationship between Mini LeBron and the Phoenix Suns having apparently soured, Bled’s restricted free agency has gone from formality to perplexing puzzle. Will he accept the Suns’ four-year, $48 million offer? Or will he take their $3.7 million qualifying offer, play through next season and become […]

Every NHL Team's Biggest Blunder in the Last 5 Years

NHL teams do their due diligence on every transaction and work hard to limit mistakes. The idea of making trades is to borrow from areas of strength in order to address weaknesses. There are times when the best-laid plans blow up, and when it happens, managers sometimes answer with their jobs. Show More Summary

Ranking the Top 5 Under-the-Radar Prospects for Chicago Blackhawks

Sustaining success during the salary-cap era is one of the challenges facing Chicago Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman. The cupboard is fairly full heading into the 2014-15 season, and the Blackhawks appear to have a good chance to make a run at their third Stanley Cup in six seasons. Show More Summary

Ranking the Top 5 Under-the-Radar Prospects for Toronto Maple Leafs

Slowly, but surely, the Toronto Maple Leafs have been building their organization through the draft. Yes, many top players like Phil Kessel, Dion Phaneuf, Cody Franson, James van Riemsdyk and Jonathan Bernier have been acquired through...Show More Summary

10 NHL Players to Watch in Their Contract Years During 2014-15 Season

For NHL players, stakes get high when they enter the last year of their contracts. Whether they're young players looking to establish themselves in the league, restricted free agents striving for security or highly coveted veteran free...Show More Summary

San Jose Sharks Take Away Captaincy from Joe Thornton in Latest PR Move

The offseason of the San Jose Sharks has been like a guy who starts a fight outside a bar, only the guy has zero intention of engaging in fisticuffs. Sure, there's a big game being talked and there's a whole lot of posturing, wild arm motions and posing, but really, there's nothing happening. Show More Summary

Top Storylines to Follow in Final Month of Boston Bruins' 2014 Offseason

The NHL finalized its 2014 preseason game schedule Tuesday afternoon with extramural action set to commence on Sept. 21. The Boston Bruins will conduct their intra -squad scrimmage in Providence, Rhode Island, that evening before visiting Montreal two nights later. As of Wednesday, that whittles down the wait for another game to 32 days. Show More Summary

What New York Rangers Should Expect from Kevin Hayes in 2014-15

The New York Rangers have a penchant for making big signings, and the trend continued with the signing of highly coveted free agent Kevin Hayes. The signing was made official by the Rangers’ official Twitter account on Wednesday: Hayes...Show More Summary

NHL Announces Changes to Draft Lottery Format Starting in 2015

After changes to the NHL divisions and playoffs last season, the league has now announced changes to the 2015 NHL draft lottery process. The decision to change the lottery was reported by NHL.com, along with details about the new system: The...Show More Summary

Can Offseason Additions Help Arizona Coyotes Make Playoffs?

For this coming hockey season, the bottom line for the Arizona Coyotes could be more of the “same old, same old.” If their offseason moves, at this point, are complete, the Coyotes made just a few lateral moves. No significant trades and no signing of major free agents characterized the Arizona offseason. Show More Summary

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