The Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Rangers made the most noise before the National Hockey League’s trade deadline at 3 p.m. Wednesday, swapping their respective captains, Marty St. Louis and Ryan Callahan, in a move that could have a big impact in the current season and for years down the line. Show More Summary
“I’m sorry,” she texted when I asked what time we were getting together on Sunday. “I’m singing the national anthem at a hockey game, but how about Monday?” She’s this girl I went out with a week and a half before, and I liked her. Now she's telling me this news on a Friday so that I don’t live in hope for another 48 hours, a rare occurrence, indeed. Show More Summary
The bad news is that the National Hockey League probably can't ever get away with doing seven outdoor games in a season ever again. The good news is that they don't intend to, at least from what the press has been told. The better news...Show More Summary
A snowstorm along the lake during a nationally televised hockey game? That has all the makings of a classic. [ more › ]
Duncan Keith did not lose any of the luster he has gained this season while he donned the Canadian uniform for his Olympic experience in Sochi. Keith anchored the Canadian defense and helped pave the way to that nation's hockey goldShow More Summary
The Olympics can be a stressful time for NHL front offices as they watch their most valuable athletes compete for national glory, but at the risk of getting injured. While most of them got off easy, a small handful of teams got hit hard,...Show More Summary
The Monday after the Olympics is kind of bummer, and that?s especially the case for those who have been hooked on the sporting events?even with the tape delay?for the last couple of weeks. Thankfully ice hockey has some neat stuff to...Show More Summary
The 43-year-old Selänne, who was playing in his last ever match on the Olympic stage, was delighted to secure the bronze, describing it as a fitting end to a wonderful adventure. “Twenty-six years ago I played my first national teamShow More Summary
Breaking the hearts of American hockey lovers across the nation, Finland's hockey team took down team USA at the Sochi Winter Olympics on Saturday (February 22), thereby shattering hopes of an American Olympic men's hockey medal. The...Show More Summary
Canada is a country that eats, drinks, and breathes hockey. The game isn’t part of their national identity, it is their national identity. Thus, as you would expect, Canadians went totally bonkers when the Olympic women’s hockey team came back from two goals down and just three and a half minutes left to play to […]
To answer the second half of the two-part question posed above, Marie-Philip Poulin is a forward for the Canadian Women’s national hockey team and she was only doing her job. Poulin’s cool snipe, the power play goal that won Thursday’s gold medal game for Team...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper have put both national pride and cases of beer on the line in a friendly wager on the Canada-U.S. Olympic hockey matches.
The Sochi bear, the official mascot of the Winter Games, is really pucking sad about Russia's loss The bear is having a rough night after witnessing Russia's loss to Finland during the Olympic hockey quarterfinals. The host nation lost...Show More Summary
According to multiple reports, notorious former North American Hockey League enforcer turned MMA fighter Steve Bosse has signed with the UFC. The French Canadian knockout artist will debut at TUF Nations Finale (armpit fart) on April...Show More Summary
Russia's hockey team went down in spectacular fashion today, losing to Finland 3-1 in the Olympic quarterfinals, and it's fair to say that the hockey-crazed nation is a bit disappointed. Russian reporters swarmed coach Zinetula Bilyaletdinov after the game, leading to the following amazing exchange, per the Wall Street Journal...
While the National Hockey League has always been a decided #4 when it comes to the big four U.S. sports leagues, it might be finally poised to take off.
A nation will watch with nervous anticipation as the host Russians take on Finland in the men's hockey quarterfinal on Wednesday. It could be a tight-checking game. The Finns are heavily undermanned down the middle thanks to injuries to Mikko Koivu, Valtteri Filppula and Aleksander Barkov. Show More Summary
Amanda Kessel is the best hockey player in the world that you have no idea about. Kessel 's amazing offensive abilities led to a national championship at the University of Minnesota last year and the award as the top player in women's...Show More Summary
The Olympic athlete who scored four goals against the evil Russians yesterday during their hockey match, T.J. Oshie was asked how it felt to be heralded as a “national hero”. His response should be etched in every locker room; “The American heroes are wearing camo,” he replied. “That’s not me.” Of course, to be truthful, […]
Jonas Hiller is steadily transforming Switzerland into a legitimate contender. The Switzerland men's hockey team sports just eight NHL players and a national population less than the Chicago metro area. Offensively, the Swiss have managed...Show More Summary