Clipped Wings: 25-year playoff streak snapped
With their loss to the Hurricanes on Tuesday, the Red Wings have been eliminated from the postseason race, ending a stretch of 25 straight appearances.
Red Wings' streak of prosperity reaches its end
The Red Wings' run of 25 straight playoff appearances has concluded. In just about any context, it's a highly impressive shot.
McDavid scores 27th goal in Oilers' win
Connor McDavid and the Oilers snapped a league-worst 10-season playoff drought and clinched a postseason berth with their victory over the Kings.
McDavid scores in Oilers' victory.
Connor McDavid lights the lamp for the 27th time this season as Edmonton defeats Los Angeles 2-1.
Stamkos: 'If you're over 25, you're one of the old guys'
Lightning captain Steven Stamkos took a break from injury questions to explain his fantasy football jones, why he likes playing in Montreal but not at The Joe, and why he feels ancient at 27.
Matthews sets Leafs rookie record in win.
Auston Matthews wrists one past James Reimer for his 35th goal of the season, a new Maple Leafs rookie record, as Toronto defeats Florida 3-2.
Goaltending issues, Canes GM Francis, struggling Sharks
Scott Burnside and Craig Custance weigh in on the Lightning's chances at making the postseason, the downward spiral of the Sharks and goal tending issues around the league. Plus, Hurricanes GM Ron Francis joins the show.
Who might the Golden Knights draft?
We won't know the Vegas Golden Knights' inaugural roster until June 21. We can't wait, though, so our writers held their own expansion draft, selecting from a pool of the best players available.
The Capitals are the current Cup favorites
The Stanley Cup playoffs start in two weeks, but who would be favored to win it all if they started today? Our writers were practically unanimous in their decision, despite some misgivings.
China presents perfect opportunity for the NHL
China's vast population is not the only intriguing element of the NHL's participation in the Winter OIympics. The country also represents a blank slate when it comes to the future of the game.
Top fantasy hockey pickups this week
Here is this week's list of the best players still available in the majority of ESPN leagues, as well as highly owned players who should be dropped.
Power Rankings: Capitals cruise; Blackhawks slip
Alex Ovechkin has found his scoring groove and Washington is back on track. Meanwhile, can Chicago avoid becoming complacent, and how far can goalie Sergei Bobrovsky carry the Blue Jackets?
The top takeaways from historic U.S. women's hockey deal
The negotiations got ugly at times, but the U.S. women's national hockey team reached a landmark agreement with USA Hockey on Tuesday. Here's what you need to know about the new deal.
China presents perfect opportunity
China's vast population is not the only intriguing element for the NHL's participation in the Winter OIympics, it also represents a blank slate when it comes to the future of the game.
Bring on the first-round fireworks
When the Stanley Cup playoffs begin, which teams do we want to see going at it in the first round? Our writers picked their favorites. Hint: Sidney Crosby is involved.
Why these Anaheim Ducks are different
The Ducks are soaring atop the Pacific Division, but Cam Fowler and Co. are eyeing a bigger prize this spring: a Stanley Cup. 'We know all the pieces are in place,' he says. 'So why not us?'
Top 250 fantasy hockey rankings
With two weeks left in the fantasy hockey season, tracking the latest injury news is critical. Plus, games remaining influences the rest-of-season top-250 rankings.
Nylander, McDavid top under-24 rankings
Connor McDavid continues to rock, but the sizzling scoring of William Nylander is worthy of props this week. Meanwhile, Patrik Laine appears to be coming back down to earth.
Here are the first-round playoff matchups, based on today's standings.
The Stanley Cup playoffs start in two weeks. But who would be the favorite to win it all if they started today? Our writers were practically unanimous in their decision -- despite misgivings.