The Hobey Baker winner’s draft rights with the Avalanche expire Tuesday. Here’s why he’s hitting free agency, and what happens next. Each August, there comes a time in the middle of the month when the hockey schedule breaks away from its late summer doldrums and gives us something to talk about. Show More Summary
NHL's deputy commissioner says in a statement that the league would "reassess" 2018 draft in Dallas should the controversial Texas bathroom bill pass.
The NHL could follow the NBA’s route by relocating a major event if Texas passes an anti-LGBTQ “bathroom bill.” The NHL became the first major professional sports league to publicly oppose an anti-LGBTQ bill currently making its way through the Texas Legislature, joining the Dallas Stars in opposition, per Sportsnet’s Mark Spector. Show More Summary
It took Jones a few years, but he’s gone from top draft pick to top-pairing defenseman. Note: This is SB Nation NHL’s top 25 players under age 25 series! We’ll be covering each player from No. 25 to No. 1 over the next few weeks leading up to training camp time. Show More Summary
The Stars will play host to the 2018 NHL draft at their home American Airlines Center.
The Stars will hold next June's draft, their first ever, at American Airlines Center
The Dallas Stars will host the 2018 NHL draft at American Airlines Center
The No. 3 overall pick from the 2012 draft is coming off a disappointing season, but his potential remains immense. (Note: Welcome to SB Nation NHL’s top 25 players under age 25 series! We’ll be covering each player from No. 25 to No. Show More Summary
Shortly after the 2017 NHL Draft, Sportnet‘s Elliotte Friedman created a bit of a stir...
Your team gets to protect 15 players. The Montreal Youppis get to sniff around the rest. Good luck. Two weeks ago, the NHL’s (Las) Vegas Golden Knights held the first major-league expansion draft in 13 years. It’s been almost two decades...Show More Summary
The first pick in the 2012 NHL draft is heading to Colorado after spending last season with St. Louis.
It was at the NHL draft last month that Mark Yannetti, the Kings’ director of amateur scouting, noticed a distinct contrast between the demeanor of his former boss, Dean Lombardi, and that of Rob Blake, who succeeded Lombardi as the club’s general manager. After not reaching the playoffs for the...
The photo taken above was from the 2017 NHL Draft where Daniel Alfredsson and...
The NHL entry draft also gained compared to most years. The NHL Awards and NHL draft both gained massive year-to-year ratings increases in 2017 thanks to the NHL expansion draft, according to Awful Announcing. As AA reports, the NHLShow More Summary
Michael Cammalleri returned where it all began for him in the NHL, in 2002-03, on the opening day of free agency Saturday. He agreed to a one-season, $1-million contract with the Kings, who drafted him in the second round in 2001 (49th overall). It was a relatively low-risk signing for Kings general manager Rob Blake, […]
If you would like to ask about or request ratings for a program or event on these networks, please reach Douglas on Twitter @SonOfTheBronx. Ratings News and Notes The NHL expansion draft for the new Las Vegas Golden Knights hockey team attracted extra eyeballs towards this year’s NHL Awards Show on June 21. Show More Summary
Following visit with Flyers, who eventually drafted him, Nolan Patrick had surgery to repair a sports hernia that he said was misdiagnosed last summer.
As Nico Hischier is discovering, being taken No. 1 in the NHL Draft has its perks
Moves made before and at the draft were just the start of some big shakeups around the NHL going into free agency
A shift in the hockey spectrum happened this weekend. The NHL draft is behind us after a long two weeks of expansion draft transactions, trade rumors and consternation. Before we turn our full attention to sleep NHL free agency, let’s...Show More Summary