NEWARK, NJ - MARCH 03: Mike Santorelli #10 of the Nashville Predators skates against the New Jersey Devils at the Prudential Center on March 3, 2015 in Newark, New Jersey. The Devils defeated the Predators 3-1.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Predators “probably not” going to sign Cody Franson and Mike Santorelli

It looks like the Nashville Predators weren’t too happy with the trade they made with the Toronto Maple Leafs which brought Cody Franson and Mike Santorelli to the team back in February. The Predators sent a first-round pick in the 2015 NHL Draft, Olli Jokinen and prospect Brendan Leipsic to acquire the duo in a late effort […]

PITTSBURGH, PA - JANUARY 27:  Evander Kane #9 of the Winnipeg Jets skates during the game against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Consol Energy Center on January 27, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Evander Kane’s recovery from shoulder surgery is ahead of schedule

Buffalo Sabres fans have some more news to get excited over. Evander Kane required surgery on his left shoulder back in February and he recently visited Buffalo for re-evaluation. According to Pro Hockey Talk, things are progressing ahead of schedule. Kane was originally expected to miss between four and six months, but Kane’s agent Craig […]

CALGARY, AB - APRIL 9: Justin Williams #14 of the Los Angeles Kings skates against the Calgary Flames 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)

Justin Williams loves the LA Kings, but open to playing elsewhere

Justin Williams will be an unrestricted free agent on July 1st and to date his future looks pretty cloudy. Williams, 33, may be at a crossroads in his career as the LA Kings look to squeeze in numerous players despite minimal room under the salary cap. What does Williams want to do at this stage of his […]

Average Ticket Price On Secondary Market Passes $1,200 for MSG Game 7

The combination of Henrik Lundqvist and Derick Brassard has put the New York Rangers in the same situation as last series, hosting Game 7 at Madison Square Garden. But in this round, the stakes are a little higher, as the winner advances for the chance to take home Lord Stanley’s Cup. After coming back from […]

ST. LOUIS, MO - APRIL 18: Jake Allen #34 of the St. Louis Blues makes a save against the Minnesota Wild during Game Two of the Western Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the Scottrade Center on April 18, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Ken Hitchcock doesn’t think goaltending is an issue for the Blues

When the St. Louis Blues were dumped out of the playoffs in the first round, it was clear that the team needed to make changes in order to reach the next level. After bringing back Ken Hitchcock, it’s clear the team will need to make those changes on the ice if they hope to avoid […]

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Brian Murray says “five or six teams” called on Sens goaltending

The Ottawa Senators seemed like unlikely suitors when they signed coveted Boston University star goaltender Matt O’Connor this offseason. They were already stacked with depth, with two NHL goaltenders on their roster – Craig Anderson and Robin Lenher. Things got muckier when they signed Andrew Hammond to a three-year $4.05 million deal after his stellar play […]

Blackhawks Look To Avoid Elimination; Tickets Averaging Nearly $400

The Chicago Blackhawks vs. Anaheim Ducks Western Conference Finals is proving to be not for the faint of heart. With the Ducks leading the series, 3-2, three of the first five games have been decided in overtime and a fourth came down to a single, late-game tally in regulation. It’s a big reason why Blackhawks […]

SUNRISE, FL - MARCH 03:  Andrei Kostitsyn #46 of the Nashville Predators skates against the Florida Panthers at the BankAtlantic Center on March 3, 2012 in Sunrise, Florida.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Report: Andrei Kostitsyn wants to return to the NHL

A familiar name is reportedly interested in returning to the NHL. According to Sportsnet’s Chris Johnston, Andrei Kostitsyn is looking to come back to the NHL after spending the last four seasons skating in the KHL. Though he’s interested in a return, Kostitsyn is only pursuing a one-year contract. Kostitsyn already has plenty of NHL time […]

ANAHEIM, CA - MAY 25:  Cam Fowler #4 of the Anaheim Ducks celebrates his first period goal against the Chicago Blackhawks with teammate Sami Vatanen #45 in Game Five of the Western Conference Finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Honda Center on May 25, 2015 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Emilio Estevez cheers on the Ducks on Twitter

Emilio Estevez, AKA Gordon Bombay, got the hockey world buzzing on Twitter during Game 5 between the Anaheim Ducks and the Chicago Blackhawks. Estevez, the head coach of the classic Mighty Ducks series, isn’t very active on Twitter but he surfaced in order to cheer on his Ducks. The inspiration from Estevez apparently worked as the […]

CHICAGO, IL - MAY 23: Matt Beleskey #39 of the Anaheim Ducks takes a shot against Corey Crawford #50 of the Chicago Blackhawks in Game Four of the Western Conference Finals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the United Center on May 23, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Matt Beleskey is sick of the Chicago Blackhawks

Rivalries and enemies are made during the NHL playoffs. While it’s probably premature to call the Blackhawks and the Ducks rivals, the two teams certainly don’t like each other very much. Just ask Anaheim’s Matt Beleskey. Immediately following the Ducks’ Game 4 OT loss, Beleskey commented on his distaste for the Blackhawks, as seen in […]

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 18: The Pittsburgh Penguins celebrate a goal by Sidney Crosby #87 at 18:46 of the second period against the New York Rangers in Game One of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 18, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Penguins are trying to acquire a first-round pick

The Pittsburgh Penguins are a team without a first-round pick in the upcoming 2015 NHL Draft. The Penguins shipped their first-round selection (16th overall) to the Edmonton Oilers in the deal which brought in David Perron. Now, the Penguins are trying to jump back into the first round and they’re talking trades with several teams. […]

BOSTON, MA - JUNE 05:  Dan Bylsma of the Pittsburgh Penguins speaks to the media following a 2-1 double overtime loss to the Boston Bruins during Game Three of the Eastern Conference Final of the 2013 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at the TD Garden on June 5, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Dan Bylsma to meet with the Buffalo Sabres

After missing out on Mike Babcock, the Buffalo Sabres are moving on and continuing their head coach search. That search now turns to Dan Bylsma who is expected to meet with the team this week. The Sabres already received permission to speak with Bylsma from the Pittsburgh Penguins (Bylsma was fired by the Penguins, but […]