The San Jose Sharks signed defenseman Brent Burns to an eight-year extension on Tuesday, according to NHL.com. The 31-year-old is in his 13th season in the NHL and helped the Sharks appear in their first-ever Stanley Cup Final last season. According...Show More Summary
After an exciting offseason full of twists and turns, the 2016-17 NHL season is finally ready to begin. The reigning Stanley Cup champion Pittsburgh Penguins will have a long road to repeating, with many teams stacking their teams to copy the Penguins' approach. Show More Summary
The San Jose Sharks first played NHL hockey in the fall of 1991, but they did not make it to the Stanley Cup Final until the spring of 2016. Getting so close to winning it all and falling short was disappointing for the team and fans,...Show More Summary
Thanks Obama! Remember the 2016 Stanley Cup Final? I’d like to forget it myself, but if you recall the Penguins won over the Sharks, securing their fourth Stanley Cup in franchise history. Yet, what the Penguins didn’t have those other three times they won was the enigmatic, amazing Phil Kessel. Show More Summary
One year after winning the Presidents' Trophy and two seasons after reaching the Stanley Cup Final, the New York Rangers are looking to rejoin the NHL elite after a dip in their performance in 2015-16. The Rangers dropped from first to third in the Metropolitan Division last season, finishing the year with 101 points. Show More Summary
The Tampa Bay Lightning aren't in a hurry to anoint themselves championship contenders
The best effort the multi-cultural Team Europe could muster against mighty Canada was good but not good enough to win the opener of the World Cup final. If this were an NHL season or a best-of-seven Stanley Cup playoff series, the moral victory Europe claimed after its 3-1 loss Tuesday at the Air...
The NBA Finals, Stanley Cup Final, World Series, College Football Playoff, NCAA Tournament, Triple Crown, Masters, Daytona 500, Indy 500, and every other sport not named the NFL. None of them averaged 28.1 million viewers on television within the last twelve months. Show More Summary
Now that Las Vegas finally has a professional sports franchise, of course there's a prop bet to wager whether or not the team will win the NHL's Stanley Cup.
Goaltender Ben Bishop has been as vital for the Tampa Bay Lightning as any other player on their roster over the last two seasons. He helped lead the Lightning to a Stanley Cup Final appearance in 2015, and he was having another solid...Show More Summary
The NHL is transitioning from the Stanley Cup Final to the new season—and it all begins June 24 at the 2016 Entry Draft. For fans—especially those whose teams have been dormant since early April—this is the time to reacquaint with the...Show More Summary
The NHL's focus shifts to the offseason now the Pittsburgh Penguins have been crowned champions after edging the San Jose Sharks in the Stanley Cup Final. The first major stop on the road to the new season is the 2016 NHL draft, starting June 24 in Buffalo, New York. It's a well-rounded class of incoming prospects. Show More Summary
Now that the 2016 NHL season is complete, every club around the league will look to build its roster up through the draft and free agency in an attempt to reach hockey's pinnacle next year. The Pittsburgh Penguins will not lose any key...Show More Summary
Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin is dealing with an elbow injury, which could require surgery following the Penguins' 2016 Stanley Cup Final victory. Continue for updates. Malkin, Rutherford Comment on Potential Surgery Thursday,...Show More Summary
The Edmonton Oilers endured yet another season of missing the NHL playoffs, and while he has been running the team for just one year, there is pressure on general manager Peter Chiarelli to turn the situation around soon. The Oilers have not been able to fashion a winning team out of top draft picks in recent years. Show More Summary
My friend just bought this from China pic.twitter.com/eJWXaMTk9H — Matthew Coller (@MatthewWGR) June 16, 2016 The Buffalo Bills haven't won a Super Bowl just yet but thanks to a company in China, they're just a little bit closer to filling the trophy case. Show More Summary
Think the NHL doesn't have a silly season of its own? With the Pittsburgh Penguins owners of the latest Stanley Cup, the entire league now shifts toward the fast-approaching draft and the free-agency period after, a deadly one-two punch...Show More Summary
Without Chicago or another big market team in the Stanley Cup Final, the Pittsburgh Penguins-San Jose Sharks series gave the NBC Sports Group significantly lower ratings than the year before. Overall, the six-game series aver aged a 2.3 rating and 3.9 million viewers. Show More Summary
The gang breaks down the Stanley Cup Final.
They didn't win it at home and get a chance to celebrate in front of their own fans, but the Pittsburgh Penguins would not be denied in their quest for the Stanley Cup. They earned it with a 3-1 victory over the San Jose Sharks at the...Show More Summary