NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 06:  Artem Anisimov #42 of the Columbus Blue Jackets looks on prior to the game against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on March 6, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Blue Jackets led the NHL with 502 man-games lost due to injury

Every NHL team has to deal with injuries over the course of the regular season. Though it seems like fans of every team claim to have dealt with the most or the worst injuries, the handy “man-games lost due to injury” statistic reveals which teams had the worst luck when it comes to the injury […]

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Video: Devan Dubnyk dives to make a save while leaving the net

Game 2 between the Minnesota Wild and the St. Louis Blues will likely be remembered for the Blues’ victory and Vladimir Tarasenko’s hat trick, but there was one save from Devan Dubnyk which deserves to be highlighted. The Wild pulled Dubnyk with time winding down in the third, but Dubnyk was forced to make a desperation […]

GLENDALE, AZ - NOVEMBER 11:  Jamie Benn #14 of the Dallas Stars during the NHL game against the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena on November 11, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. The Stars defeated the Coyotes 4-3.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Jamie Benn’s scoring title more impressive due to hip injury

Jamie Benn narrowly claimed the Art Ross Trophy – an award given to the NHL’s leading scorer – after recording four points in the final game of the Dallas Stars’ season. While that feat was impressive enough as is, it turns out Benn played through a nagging injury all season long. Benn’s scoring title might go […]

CALGARY, AB - APRIL 9: The Calgary Flames salute the crowd after defeating the Los Angeles Kings during an NHL game at Scotiabank Saddledome on April 9, 2015 in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The Flames defeated the Kings 3-1. (Photo by Derek Leung/Getty Images)

The 10 biggest surprises from the 2014-15 NHL regular season

The NHL’s regular season ended on Saturday, and while all eyes will now turn to the playoffs, it’s worth remembering some of the biggest surprises—both positive and negative—of the 82-game marathon. These are developments that would have sounded so absurd if you’d predicted them in October. Yet here we are, desperately trying to pick our […]

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Predators have a plan to combat Blackhawks fans from cheering during the anthem

Blackhawks fans travel in huge groups to support their team and they love to cheer during the national anthem. Those are two things the Nashville Predators are trying to combat heading into their first round playoff series. When it comes to tickets, the Predators placed geographical restrictions on who can buy tickets online (must be within the […]

New York Rangers Claim Most Expensive NHL Playoff Tickets Of The Week

Arguably the most entertaining playoff of all the four major sports, the NHL playoffs will get underway on Wednesday night, April 15th as the league’s best teams square off for Lord Stanley’s Cup. In the Eastern Conference, the No. 1 seed and President’s Trophy winners, the New York Rangers will face off against Sidney Crosby […]

DENVER, CO - FEBRUARY 18:  Head coach Darryl Sutter of the Los Angeles Kings leads his team against the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on February 18, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. The Kings defeated the Avlanche 4-1.  (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Report: Kings locked the dressing room door to avoid Darryl Sutter

The defending Stanley Cup champs won’t have the opportunity to defend their crown. Despite racking up 95 points, the Los Angeles Kings were outside of the playoff picture when the league wrapped up its regular season schedule. Aside from the usual disappointment tied to missing the playoffs, there was reportedly plenty of tension inside the […]

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T.J. Oshie and Zach Parise show off some crazy moves with GoPro

It’s common knowledge that T.J. Oshie and Zach Parise have some nifty moves and some of the best hands in the NHL. However, it’s difficult to appreciate just how good the two players are until you’re down at their level. The latest video from GoPro highlights some insane trickery from the two players, including some […]

UNIONDALE, NY - MARCH 10: Kevin Hayes #13 of the New York Rangers lines up to faceoff against Frans Nielsen #51 of the New York Islanders during a game at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on March 10, 2015 in Uniondale, New York.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Is it really that important to win faceoffs in the NHL?

If you flip on any NHL broadcast you’re bound to hear a conversation about faceoffs. Specifically, you’ll probably hear a discussion about how a team’s performance in the circle has contributed to the game thus far. There’s nothing wrong with that kind of analysis, but are we all reading too far into faceoffs? Will a high […]

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Dion Phaneuf to reporter: “Have you played sports before?”

Dion Phaneuf was interviewed following his team’s 5-0 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets and he provided an interesting response when asked about whether or not he was embarrassed by the Maple Leafs’ most recent loss. Phaneuf thought carefully before responding, but his answer shed some light on what the captain thinks about his current […]

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Maple Leafs end the year with the fewest road wins of any NHL team

The Toronto Maple Leafs completed the 41-game road portion of their 2014-15 schedule with a 5-0 loss to the Columbus Blue Jackets. The loss, a blowout in which the Leafs weren’t even a little competitive, perfectly summarized how the team played away from home this season. In fact, the club will end the year with the […]

NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 21: Travis Zajac #19 of the New Jersey Devils in action against the New York Islanders during the first period at the Prudential Center on March 21, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Adam Hunger/Getty Images)

Travis Zajac reacts to a fan telling him he’s overpaid

Travis Zajac and the New Jersey Devils have had an awful year. The Devils have been out of the playoff picture for quite some time and are closing out the season with a whimper. Meanwhile, Zajac is going through arguably his worst season in the second year of his eight-year, $46 million contract. As you might imagine, […]

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Teemu Selanne caddies the Par 3 Contest at the Masters

What’s Teemu Selanne up to while teams around the NHL finalize their playoff matchups? He served as a caddie during the Par 3 Contest at the Masters, of course! Specifically, Selanne caddied for Finnish golfer Mikko Ilonen. The NHL pointed out that Teemu was taking up a new sport (he already was an avid golfer, but now […]

SUNRISE, FL - APRIL 5: Jaromir Jagr #68 of the Florida Panthers skates with the puck prior to the game against the Montreal Canadiens at the BB&T Center on April 5, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. The Canadiens defeated the Panthers 4-1. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Odds are “pretty good” Jagr stays with the Florida Panthers

At age 43, Jaromir Jagr is showing no signs of slowing down. In the final year of his current contract, it’s ridiculous that we’re all discussing where he’ll play next instead of planning his retirement ceremony. A few rumors have popped up regarding the next chapter in Jagr’s career, but the most recent report indicates he’ll […]

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