7 hrs ago
Are the New-Look Tampa Bay Lightning Legitimate Stanley Cup Contenders?
This spring, the Tampa Bay Lightning entered the playoffs with 101 points and home-ice advantage, but an untimely injury to starting goalie Ben Bishop proved the team's undoing.
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13 hrs ago
Report: Avs' O'Reilly seeks $6.75M in arbitration
It appears one of the NHL's most intriguing negotiations of the offseason will reach its conclusion this week in an arbitration hearing set for Wednesday.
17 hrs ago
5 Teams That Will Challenge the Los Angeles Kings in the Western Conference
No team has won back-to-back Stanley Cups in over 15 years, and the primary mission of the 2014-15 Los Angeles Kings will be just that.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Detroit Red Wings
Source: www.intelligencer.ca --- Sunday, July 20, 2014The Detroit Red Wings revealed plans for a new home on Sunday as part of a re-energizing of the Motor City's downtown core.
Predators: Russian prospect is worth risk
Given the franchise's rocky history with players from former Soviet countries, the Predators' decision to draft Kontinental Hockey League player Vladislav Kamenev in the second round seemed questionable at best Predators say Russian prospect is worth the risk Given the franchise's rocky history with players from former Soviet countries, the ... (more)
After a decade, Preds finally draft another Russian player in Kamenev
It took the Nashville Predators a decade to draft another Russian-born player after Alex Radulov - a player who seemed to leave the franchise with some serious baggage - but they finally did so with second-rounder Vladislav Kamenev.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Miami Herald
Salary cap's wrath sure to visit Blackhawks
If Patrick Sharp is bothered that his name has repeatedly surfaced in trade rumors this summer, the Blackhawks winger isn't showing it.
Brandon Saad a money player for Blackhawks
Saad will be a restricted free agent after the 2014-15 season and the Blackhawks winger is in line for a contract extension that figures to result in a significant raise from his current salary of $832,500.
Too Many Men On The Site
The Ideal NHL - Expansion AND Relocation of Franchises
Expansion in the NHL has been a hot topic lately, and rightly so. After the mess that was the lockout-shortened 2012-2013 season, commissioner Gary Bettman talked about how the league was flourishing economically and that expansion could be considered within a few years' time.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
NHL Teams with the Most Work to Do in 2014 Offseason
Every summer, all 30 NHL teams try to improve their position in next season's league rankings.
Prince George Citizen
New GM on the hot seat
But does that mean they hired the wrong man? No, it doesn't. It just means that every move Todd Harkins makes as the team's general manager will be intensely scrutinized.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Belleville Bulls, Erie Otters to play in Port Perry
The Port Perry MoJacks and Port Perry minor hockey will be combining their efforts to bring OHL pre-season action to the Scugog Arena.
Kane: 'Not even a thought' to leave Chicago
Blackhawks general manager Stan Bowman said Wednesday he understands there will be salary cap challenges ahead after recently re-signing Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews to identical eight-year, $84 million contract extensions, but it's his job to make it work.
Mile High Hockey
Weekly Watercooler: UFA Roundup & O'Reilly Saga Continues
Cole and AJ sit down to talk about what happened in free agency and where to go with constant contractual headache Ryan O'Reilly.
Which team has the easiest NHL schedule in 2014-15? One study says Detroit Red Wings
There's good news for Detroit Red Wings fans who don't think the club did much to upgrade the roster since last season.
Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel: 2015 NHL Entry Draft Sweepstakes
Let's take a look at the Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel draft sweepstakes - or who are the five teams most likely to be the worst at the end of the 2014-15 NHL season.
Hurricanes Announce Prospect Camp Roster; Tab David Marcoux As Goalie Coach
The Carolina Hurricanes made two announcements Tuesday, hiring goalie coach David Marcoux and releasing the details and roster of their annual prospect development camp set for July 21-26.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Leafs promote Gord Dineen to head coach of Ahl club July 15, 8:22 PM Et
Dineen replaces Steve Spott, who was promoted to Randy Carlyle's coaching staff with the NHL's Toronto Maple Leafs.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
The Arizona Republic
NHL offseason grades: Sizing up each team's moves
NHL offseason grades: Sizing up each team's moves USA TODAY Sports hockey columnist Kevin Allen grades the offseason moves of NHL Eastern and Western Conference teams.
Defending Big D
Know Thine Enemy: The Winnipeg Jets
After finishing as the worst team in the best division in the NHL last season, what attempts have the Winnipeg Jets made to move up in the world? Everybody knows that the Dallas Stars have already won the 2014 offseason.