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Aaron Ekblad proving why he was NHL's No. 1 overall draft pick

The first overall pick is thriving in the NHL, and is already one of his team's best players. Early in Tuesday’s contest between Florida and San Jose, Panthers D-man Willie Mitchell fired a slap shot from the left point. The puck hit Sharks forward Tommy Wingels, took a favorable bounce for San Jose and fluttered past the blue line. Show More Summary

Paul Bissonnette's Comments on Fighting, Connor McDavid's Injury Are Laughable

Super prospect and presumptive No. 1 pick in the 2015 NHL Draft Connor McDavid broke his hand in a fight Tuesday night, prompting another round of commentary about the place of fighting in the NHL from those keyboard warriors that can...Show More Summary

10 AHL Players Proving They're Ready to Make an Impact in the NHL

NHL teams use their minor league systems as both a developmental team and a place to store useful players whom they can recall as needed during the season. Some are draft picks in need of seasoning in pro hockey before stepping into the NHL, while others are college or European free agents signed to see if they can survive at this level. Show More Summary

Top NHL prospect Connor McDavid injures hand during fight

Early reports out of the McDavid camp do not sound good. Erie Otters center Connor McDavid, arguably the best player in the upcoming 2015 NHL Entry Draft, injured his right hand on Tuesday during a fight with a fellow CHL player. McDavid...Show More Summary

The Latest Buzz on the Top Prospects in the 2015 NHL Draft Class

The 2015 NHL entry draft is one of the most highly anticipated moments in recent NHL history. It is highly anticipated not because of who will be drafted first overall, but who will be the lucky team to draft Connor McDavid first overall. McDavid...Show More Summary

NHL schedule 2014: Ekblad returns to Philadelphia, Blues look for 7 in a row

2014 first overall pick Aaron Ekblad returns to the city he was drafted in. Elsewhere, St. Louis looks to knock off New Jersey to keep their winning streak alive and the Penguins hope to make it six in a row as they face the Jets. While...Show More Summary

Kings prospect suspended for inappropriate comments on social media

3 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Forward Jake Marchment of the Belleville Bulls, a Kings prospect who was taken in the sixth round of the NHL's entry draft in June, and Greg Betzold of the Peterborough Petes have been suspended for 15 games by the Ontario Hockey League for allegedly making inappropriate comments on Tinder.

Hurricanes prospect Haydn Fleury learning how to be great in Red Deer

Haydn Fleury's coaches have big hopes for his NHL career, but for now, the 2014 first-round draft selection of the Carolina Hurricanes is being groomed as a junior player. Brent Sutter stopped himself mid-sentence, started again, then stopped once more. Show More Summary

Marian Hossa reaches 1,000 career points against the team that drafted him

Just one more milestone in a hall of fame career. Marian Hossa joined elite company on Thursday, becoming the 80th NHL player to reach 1,000 career points. And, as usual, he did it in style. It was almost inevitable that Hossa would accomplish the feat this night. Show More Summary

NHL Thursday: Marian Hossa seeks milestone against old team

Marian Hossa needs just two points to reach 1,000 in his career. He'll try and complete the accomplishment on Thursday against the team that drafted him: the Ottawa Senators.

Here's What A Beer Will Cost You At Every NHL Arena This Season

The average cost for a small draft beer at NHL games this season is $7.45, according to data collected by Team Marketing Report from each team. That's up just 1.5% from the 2013-14 season when the average price was $7.34. The New York...Show More Summary

2016 NHL Draft to be hosted by Buffalo Sabres

The 2016 NHL Draft will be the third to be held in Buffalo. Add another premier hockey event to the calendar in the City of Buffalo. NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced Monday that the Buffalo Sabres and First Niagara Center will host the 2016 NHL Draft. Show More Summary

Odds for Junior-Eligible Draft Picks to Make 2014-15 NHL Rosters

When most top NHL players are drafted at age 18, even the best of the bunch typically need more time to develop before they graduate to the big league. That's one of the reasons why young draftees aren't permitted to play in the NHL's...Show More Summary

Fantasy Hockey 2014: Enticing Sleepers to Keep Your Eye On

Fantasy hockey is back. The NHL regular season fired up Wednesday night, but there are surely some stragglers who have yet to draft or are still looking for ways to improve their teams at the last minute. For those of you, here's one...Show More Summary

NBC will produce NHL Draft coverage for the first time ever

2 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

Last night, news broke that TSN hockey insiders Bob McKenzie and Darren Dreger would be joining NBC (in addition to staying at ESPN) for the upcoming NHL season. McKenzie will make weekly appearances on NBCSN while Dreger will also contribute...Show More Summary

Complete Preview for the Columbus Blue Jackets' 2014-15 Season

The Columbus Blue Jackets were one of the hockey community's favorite teams to watch last season, and it seemed like everyone was on the #Lumbus bandwagon. The Blue Jackets officially entered the NHL during the 2000 expansion draft,Show More Summary

5 Players the Detroit Red Wings Would Make Available in an NHL Expansion Draft

Being an Original Six franchise, t he Detroit Red Wings have never picked in an NHL expansion draft. With rumors galore of NHL expansion being on the horizon, now is as good a time as any to discuss whom the Red Wings would give up in...Show More Summary

Buffalo Sabres Complete Season Preview

Life hasn't been easy for the Buffalo Sabres and their fans over the past few years, especially during the 2013-14 season. The team's luck was so bad that Buffalo couldn't even win the NHL draft lottery despite having the league's worst...Show More Summary

5 Players the Toronto Maple Leafs Would Make Available in an NHL Expansion Draft

There has been discussion recently about possible NHL expansion, per the, which would mean there would be a draft where the Toronto Maple Leafs would need to make players available. The last NHL expansion occurred in 2000, and teams followed some basic parameters. Show More Summary

5 Players the Washington Capitals Would Make Available in an NHL Expansion Draft

The NHL hasn't held an expansion draft in more than a decade, but for fans across North America, the possibility of another one is suddenly real. Though many sources, such as The Canadian Press (via CBC), have reported that the league...Show More Summary

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