The New York Post is reporting that billionaire William Foley is attempting to bring the NHL to Las Vegas. The article mentions that Foley aims to have a team in Vegas by the 2017-18 season. As always, consider the source. The New York Post doesn’t have the cleanest of records, but this specific report is […]
The New Jersey Devils enter the 2014-15 campaign two years removed from their magical postseason run to the Stanley Cup Finals. Many of the players on that 2012-13 team are now long gone, including stars Zach Parise (signed as a free agent to the Minnesota Wild) and Ilya Kovalchuk (bolted to the KHL of Russia.) […]
Back in June, the ol’ rumor mill was suggesting that the Buffalo Sabres were actively shopping Chris Stewart. Nothing came to fruition, but that doesn’t mean the rumors have quieted nor have talks behind the scenes involving Stewart ceased. A new report seen on Sportsnet.ca suggests that the Boston Bruins have spoken with the Sabres […]
The Pittsburgh Penguins decided to add “O Canada” before their game against the Philadelphia Flyers following the horrible tragedy on Parliament Hill. While that gesture would have been nice enough, the Penguins took things a step further and transformed their arena into one giant “We Love Canada” display.
Justin Bieber, like a lot of celebrities, loves sports. He doesn’t really lay his loyalty with any particular team, but then again, neither do Kenny Chesney, Drake or Rihanna. His two favorite pastimes seem to be basketball and hockey, since its where we see him turn up most often. His Canadian roots, of course, mean […]
Following a trip to the Western Conference Finals last season, the Chicago Blackhawks will again see one of the most expensive NHL home averages on the secondary ticket market in the 2014-15 season. The average secondary price for Blackhawks tickets at the United Center this season is $275.62. The team will play its most expensive […]
Slava Voynov’s lawyer Craig Renetzky is pretty confident that his client will not be charged with a crime and the entire situation was just an accident. This comes from a report found on The Hockey News which contains several statements from Voynov’s legal representative. Renetzky: “It’s clear to me there was no crime here. Hopefully, the police […]
Following a 2013-14 that saw the Colorado Avalanche rise to become one of the most formidable teams in the Western Conference, the Avs entered 2014-15 with high expectations. Instead of building off of their very successful 2013-14, the Avs have arrived in 2014-15 with a thud. The Avs have collected just four points through their first […]
Connor McDavid is widely believed to be the best upcoming NHL prospect and most have penciled his name in to be called first during the 2015 NHL Draft. He has received praise from nearly every hockey outlet, but some recent comments from a former top overall pick go a long way in describing the youngster’s […]
Martin Havlat suffered a brutal injury when the New Jersey Devils battled the Washington Capitals last week. Jason Chimera drove Havlat into both the official and the boards, resulting in some pretty nasty lacerations on Havlat’s face.
Slava Voynov has been suspended indefinitely by the NHL after details surfaced regarding his arrest on charges of domestic abuse. TMZ reports that Voynov accompanied the woman to the hospital where staffers then reported him to the authorities. Details regarding the severity of the woman’s injuries haven’t been released, but they were apparently bad enough […]
Welcome back to Hockey Fights of the Week! In our third year of Hockey Fights of the Week, we will once again highlight the best scraps and bouts from the week that was. We’ll rank our five favorite fights and, like always, we’ll encourage you to offer your feedback in the comments.
The New York Rangers set a new franchise record for scoring two goals in four seconds without an empty net in their 4-0 win over the San Jose Sharks.
The Colorado Avalanche had a rough day in Ottawa earlier this week. On the same day, the Avalanche lost both goaltender Semyon Varlamov and goaltender Reto Berra to injuries. Varlamov suffered a groin injury during the morning skate and Berra suffered a head/neck injury after a collision. With both goalies on the shelf for an undetermined amount […]
Tomas Hertl’s idol Jaromir Jagr has a ton of qualities hockey players try to mimic. From his heavy shot to his work ethic which never seems to quit regardless of his age, Jagr’s skills have produced a career which can be labeled as one of the best in the NHL. Many players have tried to […]