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Connor McDavid to captain Team Canada at IIHF Worlds

It’s Connor time. Edmonton Oilers’ star forward Connor McDavid has been named captain of Team Canada at the 2018 IIHF World Championships in Denmark. Ryan Oā€™Reilly of the Sabres andĀ Brayden Schenn of the ... Continue reading →

Buffalo Sabres win 2018 NHL Draft Lottery

Welcome to Buffalo, Rasmus Dahlin. The Sabres entered the 2018 NHL Draft Lottery with the best odds (18.5%) of landing the first overall pick in the 2018 NHL Entry Draft. That’s exactly how the cards fell. FIRST. ... Continue reading →

Tuukka Rask loses skate blade and temper on controversial play

Boston Bruins’ goaltender Tuukka Rask has a history of losing his temper. In Game 1 against the Tampa Bay Lightning on Saturday afternoon, it was likely justified. Rask lost his skate blade during a sequence in ... Continue reading →

NHL Announces Hart Trophy Finalists

New Jersey Devils forward Taylor Hall, Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon and Los Angeles Kings centerĀ Anze KopitarĀ are the 2018 finalists for the Hart Trophy. You want it and here they are. Your Hart Memorial ... Continue reading →

Evander Kane handed one-game suspension for cross-check

The San Jose Sharks will be without forward Evander Kane for Game 2 against the Vegas Golden Knights. San Joseā€™s Evander Kane suspended one game for cross-checking Vegasā€™ Pierre-Edouard Bellemare. https://t.co/R5Nts4... Continue reading →

Golden Knights explode for four-goal first period in Game 1

The Vegas Golden Knights continue to be one of the coolest stories in sports. The expansion team kicked off their second round matchup against the San Jose Sharks on Thursday night after sweeping the Los ... Continue reading →

Bruins win wild Game 7 to eliminate Maple Leafs

The Boston Bruins are off to the second round. The Bruins utilized a four-goal third periodĀ to rally from a 4-3 deficit to defeat the Maple Leafs in Game 7 and advance to the second round ... Continue reading →

Kasperi Kapanen shrugs off Brad Marchand, scores incredible shorthanded goal

There were seven goals scored through the first two periods of Game 7 between the Boston Bruins and Toronto Maple Leafs. None were better than the go-ahead goal by Leafs’ forward Kasperi Kapanen. With the Bruins ... Continue reading →

NHL announces Jack Adams Finalists

The NHL has announcedĀ Jared Bednar of theĀ Colorado Avalanche, Bruce Cassidy of theĀ Boston BruinsĀ and Gerard Gallant of theĀ Vegas Golden KnightsĀ as the finalists for the Jack Adams Award. Jack Adams Nominees, ... Continue reading →

Wayne Simmonds played the entire 2017-18 season injured

There was some speculation Flyers’ forward Wayne Simmonds was playing injured this past season. Nobody knew it was this bad. The Wayne Train did reach the 20-goal mark for the fifth consecutive season, but he ... Continue reading →