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Latest Updates on the Top Prospects for the Toronto Maple Leafs

It takes time, but the Toronto Maple Leafs have slowly begun to stockpile some top prospects. For the most part, they have taken a long-term approach with most of their top, young players. Morgan Rielly is a notable exception, as the...Show More Summary

5 Reasons the Nashville Predators Are Real Stanley Cup Contenders This Season

The Nashville Predators are in first place in the Central Division. Let that one sink in—the Nashville Predators. Not the Chicago Blackhawks, the Colorado Avalanche, the St. Louis Blues, the—oh, you get the point. Forget that they have...Show More Summary

Everything About Not Saluting Fans Is Stupid but It May Work for the Maple Leafs

For those about to read, we salute you. There's nothing quite like controversies surrounding the Toronto Maple Leafs, because they are this theatrical mix of comedy and tragedy, and the latest is no different. In what was a blatant middle...Show More Summary

Why RW Loui Eriksson Is a Keeper for the Boston Bruins in 2014-15

Considering his recent production, among other factors, it is a curious time for anybody to propose trading Loui Eriksson. Yet that is exactly what one Boston Bruins beat reporter and pundit has done within the last week. Three daysShow More Summary

Without Pascal Dupuis, Pittsburgh Penguins Still Presidents' Trophy Contenders

The health scares keep on coming for the Pittsburgh Penguins. The team's off to a great start with a 13-3-1 record, but its fine early-season performance was overshadowed on Wednesday by the news that right wing Pascal Dupuis has been...Show More Summary

5 Biggest Reasons for the Chicago Blackhawks' Lackluster Start to 2014-15 Season

The Chicago Blackhawks make no secret of their long-term goals. They want to win the Stanley Cup every season—and general manager Stan Bowman and head coach Joel Quenneville believe they have a strong enough roster to contend for their...Show More Summary

Jason Spezza, Dallas Stars Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

Center Jason Spezza has played in just 20 games as a member of the Dallas Stars, but the organization has already seen enough to know that he is part of the long-term plans. According to Mike Heika of The Dallas Morning News, the Stars...Show More Summary

Buying or Selling Los Angeles Kings Players' Hot Starts in 2014-15

The Los Angeles Kings have dealt with a number of injuries, the indefinite suspension of a player and salary cap issues. Yet, they remain in a playoff spot at 10-5-4, having seemingly avoided any type of Stanley Cup hangover. This is due, in large part, to the play of "That 70s Line" and some spectacular goaltending. Show More Summary

Red Wings Look to Create Divisional Separation with Win vs. Maple Leafs

The Detroit Red Wings are fresh off their fifth come-from-behind victory of the season, and they are presented with an amazing opportunity. The Wings' victory against the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday was the team's second in a row, andShow More Summary

NHL Thursday: Leafs look to not get blown out again, Sharks finally play at home

Elsewhere, Minnesota has won three straight and Philly has lost three in a row. Ryan Kesler makes his return to Vancouver for the first time since being traded. It's going to be a busy Thursday across the NHL with 11 games to run with...Show More Summary

What Andrej Nestrasil Will Add to the Carolina Hurricanes After Waiver Claim

Andrej Nestrasil, 23, is riding the most productive and successful eight-month stretch of his hockey career. Thursday, he was claimed by the Carolina Hurricanes off of waivers from the Detroit Red Wings. Saturday, he'll make his 'Canes...Show More Summary

Dustin Brown Emblematic of Los Angeles Kings' Puck-Possession Struggles

Entering the 2014-15 campaign, maintaining their enviable balance up front was a top priority for the Los Angeles Kings. As such, power forward Dustin Brown was a figure to watch intently as he looked to recover from a horrendous 27-point...Show More Summary

Pascal Dupuis' Health Scare Puts Penguins Badly in Need of Forward Depth

Pascal Dupuis is one of the nicer, smarter men you could ever encounter in an NHL locker room. Need a thoughtful quote whether things are going well or poorly for the Pittsburgh Penguins? You got it. Need a few minutes of his time as...Show More Summary

Rangers vs. Sabres Game Postponed Due to Inclement Weather

Citing Buffalo's ongoing battle with record-setting snowfall, the NHL announced Friday's scheduled game between the Sabres and New York Rangers has been postponed to an undisclosed date. "Due to the continuing weather-related difficulties...Show More Summary

Nathan MacKinnon and the NHL's Biggest Disappointments This Season

For every success story and comeback tale a new NHL season brings, there's a cornucopia of big disappointment and dashed dreams. If you're one of the 12 players or teams on this list like Colorado Avalanche forward Nathan MacKinnon,Show More Summary

Jack Johnson Files for Bankruptcy: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Jack Johnson is a former first-round draft pick and United States Olympian, but the 27-year-old blueliner shockingly finds himself flat broke. According to Aaron Portzline of The Columbus Dispatch, the...Show More Summary

Ranking the Best Players Under 25 So Far in the 2014-15 NHL Season

The NHL is a young man's league these days, with plenty of guys who have still yet to hit their prime years dominating statistically. Ranking the best players under the age of 25 is no easy task. There are plenty of potential candidates...Show More Summary

Cam Talbot's Performance vs. Flyers Is Exactly What New York Rangers Needed

During the last three games, it has been pretty clear that there has been something strange going on in the New York Rangers' neighborhood. The team has looked out of sync, sloppy and it almost looked like they were skating through slime. Alain...Show More Summary

Buying or Selling Detroit Red Wings Players' Hot Starts in 2014-15

The Detroit Red Wings are in a good spot with their 5-2-3 record over their last 10 games. Much of that is due to some players who have played well and had hot starts through the first 18 games of the season. Through almost the quarter...Show More Summary

Pending NHL Free Agents Most Likely to Be Traded During the 2014-15 Season

In the modern salary-cap era, the days when an NHL team could make a trade to shake off a slump are long gone. These days, every dollar needs to be carefully managed, especially for teams that are already flirting with the league's cap ceiling. Show More Summary

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