Quick Hits

Tavares Out Two Weeks with a Broken Finger

The Toronto Maple Leafs announced that @John Tavares will be out for at least two weeks with a broken finger. Tavares suffered the injury in the third period of last night’s game against the ... Continue reading →

Zykov Suspended 20 Games for PEDs

The NHL suspended Vegas Golden Knights forward @Valentin Zykov for 20 games on Thursday for violating the league’s performance enhancing substance policy. Zykov is suspended without pay and will not be eligible to play until ... Continue reading →

Hischier Out; Hughes Promoted

This summer’s No.1 overall pick is still searching for his first career NHL point but will find himself on the @New Jersey Devils’ top-line on Thursday. With @Nico Hischier sidelined with an upper-body injury, @... Continue reading →

Malkin, Bjugstad Out Longer-Term

The Pittsburgh Penguins announced forwards @Evgeni Malkin and @Nick Bjugstad will both be out “longer-term” with lower-body injuries. Penguins head coach Mike Sullivan added Malkin will be out longer than Bjugstad, but neither injury is ... Continue reading →

Ho-Sang Requests Trade from Islanders

The New York Islanders announced on Thursday that forward @Josh Ho-Sang has requested a trade. Ho-Sang was placed on waivers on Monday after he was unable to earn a roster spot with the Islanders. He’... Continue reading →

2019-20 NHL Season Predictions

With the puck set to drop in less than 30 hours, our resident Fantasy Hockey experts (Brock Seguin and Dylan Berthiaume) turn their attention to the “real” hockey. Who’s going to make the playoffs? Who’... Continue reading →

Blues acquire Faulk from Hurricanes

Carolina Hurricanes head coach Rod Brind’Amour was asked to keep @Justin Faulk off of the ice this morning, so we knew something was brewing. A few hours later, the St. Louis Blues announced that ... Continue reading →

Which RFAs are worth the fantasy risk?

With so many NHL RFAs still looking for contracts, it’s fair to wonder how that would affect your fantasy hockey strategy. Guys like @Matthew Tkachuk, @Mikko Rantanen, and @Patrik Laine are all expected to ... Continue reading →

Werenski and Morrissey Sign Extensions

While so many restricted free-agents remain without a contract, the Columbus Blue Jackets and Winnipeg Jets were able to lock-up two of the best young defensemen in the NHL this week.  On Monday the Blue ... Continue reading →

The New Comments Section

Coming soon to DailyFaceoff is a brand new commenting section for a brand new NHL season. In order to add a little bit more interaction to the site, we’ve upgraded our commenting platform to ... Continue reading →