Blackhawks trade away Hjalmarsson, Panarin
The Blackhawks made two draft-day trades Friday, dealing defenseman Niklas Hjalmarsson and winger Artemi Panarin in swaps with the Coyotes and Blue Jackets, respectively.
Full coverage: 2017 NHL draft
The NHL world descends upon Chicago for the weekend of June 23 and 24 for the 2017 draft. Get all you need to know in one place.
Each team's best and worst draft picks
Not every draft pick turns out as well Patrick Kane or Connor McDavid. Will this year's selections be brilliant ... or botched? We looked at every team's craftiest draft steal -- and biggest bust -- of the past 10 years.
NY Rangers acquired Anthony DeAngelo from Arizona. DeAngelo is a defenseman with all-world talent. He's a top level skater or puck handler who can make unique offensive plays. Much is made of DeAngelo's character/attitude, for a player traded twice in two years, but the real reason he hasn't elevated his game is that he's a defenseman who doesn't really defend all that well. That is the risk you get with the fantastic upside.
Kings buy out final year of Greene's contract
The Los Angeles Kings have bought out the final year of defenseman Matt Greene's contract. Greene had played in only 29 games over the past two seasons due to serious injuries.
GM expects goalie Petersen to shun Sabres
Sabres GM Jason Botterill expects former Notre Dame goalie Cal Petersen to pursue free agency instead of signing with the team.
The New Jersey Devils own the first overall pick. The Devils franchise hasn't picked first since 1979, when they were the Colorado Rockies and took Rob Ramage at No. 1 overall. The last two times that the Devils picked a player in the top three, they selected a Hall of Famer.
Top stats to know: NHL draft begins Friday night
The Devils have a good history with top-three picks. A player with a familiar last name could go at the top. And being No. 1 carries with it a legacy.
Tippett out as Coyotes coach after 8 seasons
Dave Tippett has mutually agreed to part ways with the Arizona Coyotes after eight seasons as the team's head coach.
Raiders send Golden Knights personal note wishing the best
The Oakland Raiders sent a personal note to the Vegas Golden Knights wishing them the best moving forward as well as expressing their excitement to work alongside the new NHL team in the future.
Blackhawks unsure how to fill Hossa's spot
Marian Hossa has been a key performer for the Chicago Blackhawks for a long time. They aren't exactly sure what they are going to do without him.
Pens-Preds Oct. 7 highlights '17-18 schedule
A Penguins-Predators rematch on Oct. 7 is one of the marquee games on the 2017-18 schedule released by the league on Thursday.
Oilers trade Eberle to Islanders for Strome
The Oilers have traded Jordan Eberle to the Islanders for Ryan Strome.
Order of selections for the 2017 NHL draft
The 2017 NHL draft is set to take place on June 23-24 in Chicago. Here's the order of all 217 picks.
Knights trade D-men van Riemsdyk, Schlemko
The Golden Knights have traded defenseman Trevor van Riemsdyk to the Hurricanes and defenseman David Schlemko to the Canadiens.
Former MVP Pronger joins Panthers front office
Chris Pronger, the Hockey Hall of Famer who played more than 1,100 games with five teams, will be a senior adviser to Panthers president Dale Tallon.
McDavid credits teammates and fans for Hart Trophy.
Connor McDavid shares his emotions after winning the Hart Trophy as league MVP, playing a Game 7 in the playoffs and the overwhelming support from Oilers fans.
Uni Watch: Five takeaways about the new NHL jerseys
The league unveiled new, Adidas-designed uniforms for all 31 teams. Although the Blackhawks bucked the lightweight trend to stick with tradition, the alterations are evolutionary, not revolutionary -- and still ad-free.
Fleury's run in Vegas could go two directions.
Barry Melrose says that Marc-Andre Fleury could spend the last few years of his career as the starting goaltender for the Golden Knights or be on the trade market to a contending team next season so the new franchise can acquire younger talent.
On June 21, 2003 Marc-Andre Fleury was drafted by the Pittsburgh Penguins. On June 21. 2017 he leaves Pittsburgh following three Stanley Cup-winning seasons after being selected by the Vegas Golden Knights in the NHL Expansion Draft.
Melrose says don't fall in love with new Golden Knights players.
Barry Melrose tells Golden Knights fans to wait a few years to fall in love with players on the team because many of the veterans selected in the expansion draft could be gone as Vegas acquires draft picks.
Let your voice be heard and then tune in to the 2017 ESPY Awards on July 12 on ABC!
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