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7:06am - 03 Dec 2019

The times they are a changin'....

Who you employ and how they behave has never been more relevant. The level of scrutiny has gone up considerably over a handful of days, which should in theory create a healthier and more nurturing atmosphere across the sport, but also comes with some uncomfortable conversations (and revelations) about where we’ve been.
7:05am - 03 Dec 2019

Eberle finally tickles the twine as the Islanders continue to shine

Jordan Eberle scored two goals and Semyon Varlamov made 30 saves to lift the New York Islanders over Detroit 4-1 on Monday night, extending the Red Wings' winless streak to 10 games.
7:02am - 03 Dec 2019

And the hits just keep on comin'.....

Former Detroit Red Wings defenceman Chris Chelios shed some light on his experiences playing under Mike Babcock during an appearance on a recent episode of the Spittin' Chiclets podcast.
6:59am - 03 Dec 2019

Well we're winning here in AllenTown.....

Jake Allen made 38 saves, Brayden Schenn scored his team-leading 14th goal and the St. Louis Blues beat the short-handed Chicago Blackhawks 4-0 on Monday night for their fourth consecutive victory.
6:56am - 03 Dec 2019

They say it's your Birthday.......

Jack Eichel had a goal and two assists, and the Buffalo Sabres used a five-goal first period to beat the New Jersey Devils 7-1 Monday night.
6:54am - 03 Dec 2019

PeKing Ducks. First battle of the Cali rivals goes to Anaheim

Derek Grant scored two goals, Ryan Miller made 34 saves and the Anaheim Ducks beat the Los Angeles Kings 4-2 Monday night in the first Freeway Faceoff rivalry game of the season.
7:36am - 01 Dec 2019

Talk may be cheap in trades, but Hall isn't

As the New Jersey Devils' season continues to unravel, Taylor Hall's future is becoming a more prominent storyline in The Garden State.
7:34am - 01 Dec 2019

Canucks end their road trip with a very solid effort in Alberta

Tanner Pearson recorded two goals and two assists in the Vancouver Canucks' 5-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday night at Rogers Place.
7:33am - 01 Dec 2019

At least it's a step in the right direction for the Habs even if they stumbled at the end

The Canadiens' losing streak hit seven on Saturday, but it’s important for them to focus on what they did well in this game, because if they build on those things, they have a chance of digging their way out of this. And they have to dig themselves out of this immediately.
7:31am - 01 Dec 2019

Francis and Karmanos have differring stories about Peters' Carolina incidents

Former Carolina Hurricanes general manager Ron Francis has released a statement about "physical incidents" involving Bill Peters and players on the Hurricanes.
7:27am - 01 Dec 2019

Ward off to a hot start with the Flames

Elias Lindholm scored the game-winner late in the third period, then added an empty netter, to lead the Calgary Flames to 3-1 victory on Saturday night over the Ottawa Senators.
7:25am - 01 Dec 2019

Akim Aliu hires law firm that represents former NFLer Colin Kaepernick

Former NHLer Akim Aliu will be represented by the same law firm that represents former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman reported Saturday.
7:24am - 01 Dec 2019

J.T. gives T.O. it's 3rd win in their last 4 games under Keefe

John Tavares scored his 10th goal of the season at 1:45 of overtime and picked up his 400th NHL assist as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 at Scotiabank Arena on Saturday.
6:11am - 28 Nov 2019

Flames manufacture a positive moment in the midst of a very tough day for Calgary

Elias Lindholm scored on a wraparound 1:17 into overtime to lead the Calgary Flames to a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Wednesday night.
6:09am - 28 Nov 2019

The wheels are coming off in MotorCity

Andreas Johnsson had two goals and an assist, and the Toronto Maple Leafs routed the skidding Detroit Red Wings 6-0 on Wednesday night for their third straight win under new coach Sheldon Keefe.
6:07am - 28 Nov 2019

Bruins continue their dominance over the Sens

Zdeno Chara scored the go-ahead goal in the third period as the Boston Bruins beat the Ottawa Senators 2-1 Wednesday night.
6:05am - 28 Nov 2019

Canucks lose at crazy 8's in Pittsburgh

Kris Letang capped a wild comeback, scoring the deciding goal with 3:06 to play, and the Pittsburgh Penguins rallied with six goals in the third period to beat the Vancouver Canucks 8-6 on Wednesday night.
6:00am - 28 Nov 2019

Peters out as coach of the Calgary Flames

Bill Peters made his first public comments on the Akim Aliu racism allegations Wednesday night, expressing his regrets and taking responsibility for what he said.
6:50am - 27 Nov 2019

Out of the saddle. Things aren't smelling so good in Cowtown as the Peters allegations mount

The Calgary Flames have announced that head coach Bill Peters won't coach on Wednesday night in Buffalo after recent allegations made by former player Akim Aliu on social media.
6:46am - 27 Nov 2019

Canadiens searching for answers after giving up 14 golas in 2 games.

David Pastrnak scored his second hat trick of the season to give the conference-leading Boston Bruins an 8-1 beatdown over the Montreal Canadiens Tuesday night.
6:55am - 24 Nov 2019

Markstrom creates a great family memory in the wake of tragedy

The Washington Capitals honoured people suffering from cancer before their game against the Vancouver Canucks. But every day for the rest of his life could be Hockey Fights Cancer Day for Jacob Markstrom.
6:51am - 24 Nov 2019

Canadiens make costly mistakes in a huge loss to the Rangers

Jacob Trouba scored the go-ahead goal in the third period as the New York Rangers overcame a four-goal deficit to stun the Montreal Canadiens 6-5 on Saturday night.
6:46am - 24 Nov 2019

Barrie and the Leafs beat Kadri and the Avs

Tyson Barrie had a goal and an assist in his return to Colorado, leading the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 5-3 victory over the Avalanche on Saturday night.
6:44am - 24 Nov 2019

Dynamic duo do it again to lead the Oilers over the Knights

Connor McDavid scored two goals, Leon Draisaitl had three assists, and the Edmonton Oilers defeated the Vegas Golden Knights 4-2 on Saturday.
7:32am - 22 Nov 2019

McDavid banks points despite loss to Kings

Tyler Toffoli had two goals and an assist to lead the Los Angeles Kings to a 5-1 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday night.
7:28am - 22 Nov 2019

Dunn, Dunn, Done......

Jordan Binnington stopped 40 shots for his sixth career shutout and Oskar Sundqvist scored twice to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 5-0 win over the Calgary Flames on Thursday night.
7:16am - 22 Nov 2019

Five and a shorty give the 'Nucks a much needed win in Smashville

Bo Horvat scored one of Vancouver's five power-play goals, and the Canucks beat the Nashville Predators 6-3 on Thursday night to stop a three-game slide.
7:10am - 22 Nov 2019

Stars' continue to shine bright n Dallas

Jamie Benn backhanded a tiebreaking goal with 4:21 left and the rolling Dallas Stars beat the Winnipeg Jets 5-3 Thursday night after blowing a three-goal lead.
7:07am - 22 Nov 2019

First time's a charm for Keefe and the Leafs

Tyson Barrie scored his first goal of the season and Pierre Engvall got the first of his career to lift the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 3-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes on Thursday night.
2:56pm - 21 Nov 2019

Want to buy a piece of hockey history? Pond where sport began up for sale | CBC News

The pond where many believe Canada's favourite sport was born is up for sale. Long Pond is on the market for $1.38 million, a deal that includes roughly 6 surrounding hectares — not to mention the bragging rights that come with being the "cradle of hockey."
6:01am - 21 Nov 2019

Habs honour Carbonneau for his Hall of Fame career

Last year, Danault received the seventh-most votes for the Selke — a sign more and more people are starting to recognize what makes him such a vital player to Montreal. In Wednesday’s game, most of the signs were there.
5:59am - 21 Nov 2019

King Henrik stops the bleeding in New York

Artemi Panarin scored twice, Henrik Lundqvist stopped 30 shots, and the New York Rangers beat the short-handed Washington Capitals 4-1 Wednesday night.
5:56am - 21 Nov 2019

Lucky #13 for rookie Pageau as Sens top the Habs

Brady Tkachuk scored 38 seconds into overtime to give the visiting Ottawa Senators a 2-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens Wednesday night in the second game of a back-to-back for both teams.
5:51am - 21 Nov 2019

Turning over a new Leaf in Toronto

The Toronto Maple Leafs have fired head coach Mike Babcock and replaced him with Sheldon Keefe.
8:41am - 20 Nov 2019

Star struck. Canucks get crushed in the Big D

There was nothing redeeming about this game for the Canucks, who had comforted themselves early in the slump with how well they were still playing while losing. In Tuesday's 6-1 loss to St. Louis, they lost while looking awful at the start and awful at the end.
8:39am - 20 Nov 2019

Hellebuyck and the Jets are lovin' life on the road

Patrik Laine and Nikolaj Ehlers scored, Connor Hellebuyck made 38 saves and the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Nashville Predators 2-1 on Tuesday night.
8:37am - 20 Nov 2019

McDavid ends Sharks six game feeding frenzy

Connor McDavid had a goal and two assists for his third straight game with at least three points, Leon Draisaitl extended his point streak to 13 games and the Edmonton Oilers snapped the San Jose Sharks' six-game winning streak with a 5-2 victory Tuesday night.
8:36am - 20 Nov 2019

Fleury comes up golden as the Leafs struggle for points

Marc-Andre Fleury made 31 saves for his 450th win, including a diving stop late in the game, and the Vegas Golden Knights beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 on Tuesday night.
7:56am - 17 Nov 2019

Canucks come back late and grab a much needed point against the surging Avalanche

Nathan MacKinnon scored his second goal of the game 27 seconds into overtime as the Colorado Avalanche defeated the Vancouver Canucks 5-4 Saturday night.
7:49am - 17 Nov 2019

Canadiens squander lead at home and fall 4-3 to Jersey

Kyle Palmieri scored in overtime as the New Jersey Devils completed the comeback to defeat the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 on Saturday night.
7:46am - 17 Nov 2019

Kuemper gives no quarter as he leads the 'Yotes over the Flames

Darcy Kuemper stopped 35 shots and slammed an opponent to the ice during a brawl in the second period, and the Arizona Coyotes beat the Calgary Flames 3-0 Saturday.
7:43am - 17 Nov 2019

Questions starting to sprout in Leaf-land after another dismal performance

Dominik Kahun had two goals and an assist on Saturday night as the Pittsburgh Penguins downed the Toronto Maple Leafs 6-1.
5:37am - 17 Nov 2019

Hayley Wickenheiser 'changed the game' on her way to Hockey Hall of Fame | CBC Sports

Hayley Wickenheiser will be inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday. Not bad for a girl who used to slink into the arena, hoping to go unnoticed, to play a game that belonged, at the time, to boys and men.
9:06am - 15 Nov 2019

Stars starting to shine after a dismal start to the season

Tyler Seguin scored a goal and added an assist as the Dallas Stars defeated the Vancouver Canucks 4-2 Thursday night for their sixth win in seven games.
9:01am - 15 Nov 2019

Brodie recovering at home after frightening medical incident during practice

TJ Brodie, who collapsed and experienced an on-ice episode during the Calgary Flames' practice on Thursday, has been discharged from the hospital and is recovering at home, the team announced.
8:58am - 15 Nov 2019

Lightning sets team record after crushing Rangers 9-3

Steven Stamkos scored his 399th career goal and added two assists, and the Tampa Bay Lightning routed the New York Rangers 9-3 on Thursday night.
8:54am - 15 Nov 2019

Laine and Brossoit lead Jets to big win over Panthers

Mark Scheifele scored late in the third period to lift the Winnipeg Jets over the Florida Panthers 4-3 on Thursday night.
8:48am - 15 Nov 2019

Colorado hit by a McDavid avalanche

Connor McDavid topped his career-best single-game points mark during with six during the first two periods of his club's win against the Avalanche Thursday night.
4:32am - 15 Nov 2019

Paralysed hockey player moves leg after surgery

Ryan Straschnitzki was injured in the deadly April 2018 Humboldt Broncos bus crash.
4:41am - 12 Nov 2019

End of an era. Don Cherry comments on his firing by Sportsnet

Hockey broadcaster Don Cherry has suggested that he was given an opportunity to stay with Sportsnet after making widely derided comments about immigrants and poppies.
6:31am - 10 Nov 2019

Avs' finish their home stand with a win, now head out for five on the road.

Cale Makar had two goals and Pavel Francouz stopped 39 shots to lead the Colorado Avalanche to a 4-2 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday night.
6:27am - 10 Nov 2019

Capital punishment. League's best continue to rack up the points with another win

Evgeny Kuznetsov scored his sixth goal of the season and unleashed his famous flapping bird celebration for the first time this season to help Washington beat the Vegas Golden Knights 5-2 Saturday night in a meeting of the 2018 Stanley Cup finalists.
6:25am - 10 Nov 2019

Two in four helps the Sens outpace the 'Canes

The Ottawa Senators scored three first-period goals and Anders Nilsson made 38 saves in a 4-1 win over the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday.
6:22am - 10 Nov 2019

Second place Blues win their seventh in a row over the Flames

David Perron had two points including the overtime winner as the St. Louis Blues extended their winning streak to seven games on Saturday night with 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames.
6:20am - 10 Nov 2019

Shea Paris!!

Defenceman Shea Weber scored two power-play goals as the Montreal Canadiens beat the Los Angeles Kings 3-2 on Saturday.
6:19am - 10 Nov 2019

Pens end their losing streak against 'Hawks but lose Sid the Kid in the process

Pittsburgh Penguins star centre Sidney Crosby suffered a lower-body injury in the third period of the team's 3-2 shootout win against the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday and did not return.
6:16am - 10 Nov 2019

Leafs' lost both the game and Marner

Sean Couturier scored the winner in the shootout as the Philadelphia Flyers defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Saturday night.
7:47am - 09 Nov 2019

2022 Olympics in Beijing mired in Red Tape from an NHL perspective

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman confirmed during Friday's pregame press conference in Sweden that he met with International Ice Hockey Federation president René Fasel, but said there is currently "no news to report" when it comes to the NHL's Olympic participation.
7:43am - 09 Nov 2019

Jets continue dominance over suddenly docile Canucks

Kyle Connor had a goal and an assist as the Winnipeg Jets handed the Vancouver Canucks their third straight loss with a 4-1 victory on Friday.
7:42am - 09 Nov 2019

Fabbri finds his wings in Detroit

Robby Fabbri scored twice in his first game with Detroit and the Red Wings beat the Boston Bruins 4-2 Friday night to snap a four-game skid.
7:40am - 09 Nov 2019

Trickle down effect helps Oilers to a well needed victory

Alex Chiasson had a goal and an assist and Mikko Koskinen made 26 saves for the shutout as the Edmonton Oilers snapped a two-game losing skid with a 4-0 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Friday.
6:38am - 08 Nov 2019

Home ice gives Sens the edge over struggling Kings

Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored in overtime as the Ottawa Senators defeated the Los Angeles Kings 3-2 on Thursday
6:36am - 08 Nov 2019

High flying Capitals beat the Panthers in O.T.

Tom Wilson scored two goals, including the overtime winner, and the Washington Capitals beat the Florida Panthers 5-4 on Thursday night for their fifth consecutive victory.
6:33am - 08 Nov 2019

Hanifin's three point night helps Flames top the Devils

Noah Hanifin had a goal and two assists on Thursday, and the Calgary Flames scored four times in the second period en route to a 5-2 victory over the New Jersey Devils.
6:31am - 08 Nov 2019

Canucks lose the game and Tanev in the Windy City

CHICAGO — The Vancouver Canucks came into Thursday’s meeting in the Windy City as one of the NHL’s hottest teams. The Chicago Blackhawks were one of the coldest.Still hard to wrap…
6:28am - 08 Nov 2019

Sharks' Kane told to ante up by the Cosmopolitan

A Las Vegas Strip casino is suing San Jose Sharks forward Evander Kane, alleging he failed to repay a $500,000 gambling debt racked up during a playoff series in Las Vegas last April.
6:25am - 08 Nov 2019

Flyers pull off O.T. win despite stellar performance by Price

Sean Couturier flipped a shot from the slot that trickled past a surprised Carey Price just 55 seconds into overtime to give the Philadelphia Flyers to a 3-2 victory over the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night.
6:23am - 08 Nov 2019

Avalanche get bad news despite 9 -4 win over Preds

Nathan MacKinnon had a goal and three assists in the Colorado Avalanche's win over the Nashville Predators before sitting out the third with an upper-body injury.
6:20am - 08 Nov 2019

Toronto scores late and early for a comeback win against then Knights

John Tavares scored at 2:33 of overtime as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Vegas Golden Knights 2-1 on Thursday night.
7:54am - 06 Nov 2019

3 on 0 down low gives the St. Louis a bizarre O.T. victory

Jaden Schwartz scored at 3:28 of overtime to give the St. Louis Blues a 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday.
7:52am - 06 Nov 2019

Bruins winning streak comes to an end on overturned call

Defenceman Victor Mete scored twice in a 5-4 win as the Montreal Canadiens handed the division-leading Boston Bruins a rare defeat on Tuesday night.
7:49am - 06 Nov 2019

Flames burn red hot Dogs with overtime tally

Matthew Tkachuk scored the overtime winner for the Calgary Flames in a 4-3 victory over the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday.
7:46am - 06 Nov 2019

Matthews and Nylander pull a dirty thirty in the third

Auston Matthews and William Nylander scored 30 seconds apart in the third period as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Los Angels Kings 3-1 on Tuesday night.
6:28am - 05 Nov 2019

Red hot desert dogs top the Oilers in O.T.

Derek Stepan scored in overtime as the Arizona Coyotes came away with a 3-2 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Monday.
6:19am - 05 Nov 2019

Preds crush the slumping Red Wings 6-1 at home

Nick Bonino scored the first of Nashville's five second-period goals, and the Predators easily dispatched the Detroit Red Wings 6-1 on Monday night.
6:16am - 05 Nov 2019

Streaking Marchand tallies a handful of points in comeback win over Pens

Marchand's two goals — including the winner — and three assists helped Boston beat Pittsburgh, 6-4, at home on Monday night.
6:14am - 05 Nov 2019

If you can make it there.....

Jean-Gabriel Pageau scored twice and Anders Nilsson stopped 32 shots as the Ottawa Senators routed the New York Rangers 6-2 Monday night for their first road win of the season.
6:27am - 02 Nov 2019

Floundering Sharks can't beat tuned in Hellebuyck

Connor Hellebuyck made 51 saves to hold off a furious San Jose attack and Nikolaj Ehlers scored the tiebreaking goal with 1:24 left to send the Winnipeg Jets to a 3-2 victory over the slumping Sharks on Friday night.
6:24am - 02 Nov 2019

Canucks squander their opportunities and the Ducks' benefit from a rare Markstrom miscue

Ryan Getzlaf scored a breakaway goal 2:30 into overtime, and John Gibson made 39 saves in the Anaheim Ducks' 2-1 victory over the Vancouver Canucks on Friday night.
4:53am - 02 Nov 2019

Old school stories from someone who's lived 'em/

Don Van Massenhoven enjoyed a lengthy career as a respected NHL official. Through it all, his hometown of Strathroy, Ont., served as the foundation for his success.
4:50am - 02 Nov 2019

Crosby vs McDavid : A tale of two phenoms

Whenever the Pittsburgh Penguins play the Edmonton Oilers, the game within the game is always going to be Sidney Crosby vs. Connor McDavid.
4:45am - 02 Nov 2019

Isles' continue their assault on the East with yet another victory.

Anders Lee had a goal and two assists in New York's three-goal third period, and the Islanders beat the Tampa Lightning 5-2 Friday night for their eighth straight win.
5:11am - 01 Nov 2019
Canadiens notch the OT winner after trailing in the third.
5:04am - 01 Nov 2019

That's truly ridiculous. Tkachuk's GWG is an absolute beauty.

Calgary rallied from a three-goal deficit and ended Nashville's four-game winning streak with a 6-5 OT win, thanks to a pair of big-time goals by Matthew Tkachuk.
5:38am - 31 Oct 2019

Canucks' finish their 10 game segment at impressive 8-1-1

When Elias Pettersson is passing like he has in October, his goal-scoring hardly matters. But linemate Brock Boeser’s goals always matter.
4:18am - 31 Oct 2019

Highly respected Hockey Hall of Famer Jim Gregory passes away at 83

Hockey Hall of Famer and former Toronto Maple Leafs general manager Jim Gregory died Wednesday at the age of 83, says the National Hockey League.
4:10am - 31 Oct 2019

Draisaitl takes over the NHL scoring lead in Oilers win.

Leon Draisaitl's two-goal, three-point night gave him a team-high 12 goals, and it helped the Oilers to a 4-1 win over the Blue Jackets.
4:07am - 31 Oct 2019

Another twist in the Byfuglien story after he undergoes surgery

Winnipeg Jets defenceman Dustin Byfuglien had surgery on for a high-ankle sprain and will not be available to play until the new year.
5:59am - 30 Oct 2019

Ducks get their game back on track by downing the Jets

Cam Fowler set a franchise record for career goals by an Anaheim Ducks defenceman in their 7-4 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday night.
5:57am - 30 Oct 2019

Hurricanes post a late comeback to beat the Flames in N.C.

Andrei Svechnikov scored twice in the final 10:47, including a spectacular lacrosse-style goal that tied it, and the Carolina Hurricanes rallied to beat the Calgary Flames 2-1 on Tuesday night
5:54am - 30 Oct 2019

Outspoken Ovechkin backs up his words with the GWG

Alex Ovechkin scored his second goal of the game as part of a four-point night while on the power play in overtime as the Washington Capitals defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 on Tuesday.
5:43am - 29 Oct 2019

Deadly Canuck snipers make short work of toothless Panthers

J.T. Miller had a pair of goals, and the Vancouver Canucks scored five times in the first period on their way to a decisive 7-2 victory over the visiting Florida Panthers on Monday night.
5:40am - 29 Oct 2019

Red hot Dogs outrun Buffalo for the win

Nick Schmaltz scored in the shootout to help the Arizona Coyotes beat the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Monday night.
6:09am - 27 Oct 2019
Jets get a Little something special in Heritage Classic O.T. finish
6:02am - 27 Oct 2019

Great tribute as Lethbridge renames the Logan Boulet Arena

Boulet, a Lethbridge, Alta. native, was one of 16 victims in the crash. He was celebrated for his status as an organ donor, which created awareness for the importance of donor registration.
5:59am - 27 Oct 2019

Press edge the Lightning in O.T. after another strong third period performance

Ryan Ellis scored 3:15 into overtime and the Nashville Predators beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2 on Saturday night.
5:56am - 27 Oct 2019

Stanley Cup shutout. Boston keeps St. Louis off the board in the year's first rematch

Tuukka Rask stopped 26 shots for his second shutout this season as Boston sought revenge on the defending NHL champion St. Louis Blues in a 3-0 win on Saturday.
5:53am - 27 Oct 2019

Habs get three in the third to top the Leafs in Montreal

Two breakaway goals by Jonathan Drouin gave the Montreal Canadiens a 5-2 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Saturday night.
3:11am - 27 Oct 2019

Hall of Famer Dale Hawerchuk fighting stomach cancer | CBC Sports

Hockey Hall of Famer Dale Hawerchuk is fighting stomach cancer. The 56-year-old former Winnipeg Jets star is getting chemotherapy treatment after taking a leave of absence as coach of the Barrie Colts of the Ontario Hockey League in September.
6:07am - 26 Oct 2019

Fright Night comes early in Vancouver as the Canucks give up 5 straight for the loss

Nicklas Backstrom scored the shootout winner and the Washington Capitals completed a massive comeback to beat the Canucks 6-5 in Vancouver on Friday night.
6:04am - 26 Oct 2019

Steady Leddy leads the Islanders over struggling Sens

Nick Leddy had two goals and an assist as the New York Islanders beat the Ottawa Senators 4-2 Friday night.
6:00am - 26 Oct 2019

Desert Dogs overcome Hughes and the Devils with a great road win

Barrett Hayton scored his first NHL goal early in the third period, Antti Raanta was outstanding in making 32 saves and the Arizona Coyotes overcame two deficits to beat Jack Hughes and the New Jersey Devils 5-3 on Friday night.
5:57am - 26 Oct 2019

Leafs' back on course after a big win at home over the Sharks

Morgan Rielly scored the winner with 5:29 left in the third period as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the San Jose Sharks 4-1 on Friday night.
5:54am - 26 Oct 2019

Avs beat the house in Vegas

Nadem Kadri and Matt Calvert each scored twice, Pierre-Edouard Bellemare had a goal and two assists against his former team and the Colorado Avalanche beat the Vegas Golden Knights 6-1 on Friday.
6:29am - 23 Oct 2019

Wild starting to right the ship, but lose Dubnyk in the process

Eric Staal broke out of an early slump with two goals and an assist, and the Minnesota Wild beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-0 Tuesday night.
6:25am - 23 Oct 2019

Carlson's 20 point tear has OV pumping his tires big time

Defenceman John Carlson's two goals paced the Washington Capitals to a 5-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday.
6:21am - 23 Oct 2019

John be nimble, John be Quick.....

Anze Kopitar scored a power-play goal at 5:52 of the third period that stood up as the winner in a 3-2 Los Angeles Kings victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Tuesday.
6:17am - 23 Oct 2019

A perfect 10 for Pastrnak and Bruins

David Pastrnak scored his league-leading 10th goal and added an assist as the Boston Bruins beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-2 on Tuesday night.
4:57am - 22 Oct 2019

Make mine a triple. Tarasenko tallies three points to help the Avs top St. Louis

Vladimir Tarasenko had a goal and two assists to help the St. Louis Blues beat the Colorado Avalanche 3-1 Monday night, snapping a four-game losing streak.
4:52am - 22 Oct 2019

Nyqvist leaves Scotiabank fans feeling Blue with OT winner

Gustav Nyquist scored on a penalty shot in overtime as the Columbus Blue Jackets defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-3 on Monday.
4:49am - 22 Oct 2019

Little Joe's coming up big for Dallas

Joe Pavelski scored a power-play goal midway through the second period, and the Dallas Stars beat the Ottawa Senators 2-1 Monday night for their second straight win.
7:56am - 20 Oct 2019

Defensively stingy Coyotes' ramp up their offence against Ottawa

The Coyotes, who beat the Senators 5-2, have allowed the fewest goals in the NHL this season and have revved up their offence since a slow start.
7:53am - 20 Oct 2019

Goin' deep. Habs see 11 players record a point in a big win over the Blues

The depth of the Canadiens is the biggest reason they have a winning record through eight games, and it revealed itself once again on Saturday.
7:50am - 20 Oct 2019

TO seals the deal with a little extra time.

Morgan Rielly scored at 3:54 of overtime as the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Boston Bruins 4-3 on Saturday night.
7:48am - 20 Oct 2019

They honestly don't like each other......in case you had any Doughty

The fireworks many tuned in to see on Hockey Night in Canada between the two sparring partners came in the final 10 minutes of a game in which the listless Flames were down 4-0.
7:44am - 20 Oct 2019

All in the family. Jack Hughes scores the game winner versus Quinn's Canucks

Jack Hughes scored his first career goal in his first NHL game against his older brother Quinn Hughes, and the New Jersey Devils beat the Vancouver Canucks 1-0 on Saturday.
7:44am - 20 Oct 2019

All in the family. Jack Hughes scores the game winner versus Quinn's Canucks

Jack Hughes scored his first career goal in his first NHL game against his older brother Quinn Hughes, and the New Jersey Devils beat the Vancouver Canucks 1-0 on Saturday.
7:44am - 20 Oct 2019

All in the family. Jack Hughes scores the game winner versus Quinn's Canucks

Jack Hughes scored his first career goal in his first NHL game against his older brother Quinn Hughes, and the New Jersey Devils beat the Vancouver Canucks 1-0 on Saturday.
6:11am - 19 Oct 2019

Zucker pulls no punches in Montreal. We'll see who punches back

It has been a disastrous start to the 2019-20 campaign for the Minnesota Wild and the players are frustrated.
6:04am - 19 Oct 2019

On the rise. Red hot Oilers own first spot in the league

James Neal and Ethan Bear scored for the Oilers and Edmonton moved back into sole possession of first place overall in the NHL with a victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Friday.
6:00am - 19 Oct 2019

Hit 'em where it hurts.......

Detroit Red Wings winger Darren Helm has been fined $5,000 for slashing the Calgary Flames' Elias Lindholm.
5:57am - 19 Oct 2019

Nico Hischier agrees to seven-year, $50.75M contract with Devils

The New Jersey Devils have locked up a key piece of their future by agreeing to a seven-year, $50.75-million contract with centre Nico Hischier.
6:06am - 16 Oct 2019

Canucks' pick up their third straight win at home with dominant victory over Detroit

A potent power play scored a trio of goals for the Vancouver Canucks on Tuesday, leading the home team to a 5-1 win over the Detroit Red Wings.
6:00am - 16 Oct 2019

Canadiens' electric offence struck down by Vasilevskiy and the Lightning

Andrei Vasilevskiy made 33 saves as the visiting Tampa Bay Lightning defeated the Montreal Canadiens 3-1 on Tuesday night in the fifth game of a six-game road trip.
5:56am - 16 Oct 2019

Frolik's big night in his 800th helps Calgary get back to .500

Michael Frolik scored in his 800th NHL game to help the Calgary Flames down the visiting Philadelphia Flyers 3-1 on Tuesday.
5:52am - 16 Oct 2019

Morgan's living the life of Rielly with record setting performance

Leafs defenceman Morgan Rielly posted four assists in the second period to tie a franchise record set by Rick Vaive on March 12, 1984 — the most by a Leafs player in a regular-season period — as his club topped the Minnesota Wild.
5:50am - 16 Oct 2019

Double trouble as Jets lose their second in a row

Christian Dvorak scored a pair of goals as the Arizona Coyotes defeated the Jets 4-2 on Tuesday for a rare victory in Winnipeg.
6:05am - 15 Oct 2019
Alexei Yashin providing hockey clinics in Red Square
Had a great chat with Alexei Yashin at our Islanders' Alumni weekend, and wanted to share a video from the great work he's doing in Moscow. Twice a week during the winter, Alexei secures icetime at rinks and provides free hockey lessons. The local rink provides the skates, and Alexei and his peeps provide the equipment. Here's a cool clip he shared with me from one of the sessions. Keep up the awesome work Yash!
5:43am - 15 Oct 2019

Avs' keep their winning ways rolling on the road

Nazem Kadri and Mikko Rantanen each had a goal and two assists to help the Colorado Avalanche beat the Washington Capitals 6-3 on Monday night.
5:42am - 15 Oct 2019

Power forward. Olofsson having a record start for the Sabres

Victor Olofsson set an NHL record for power-play goals to start a career while Carter Hutton made 25 saves to earn his first shutout of the season, and the Sabres continued their hot start with a 4-0 win over the Dallas Stars on Monday.
5:39am - 15 Oct 2019

'Hawks end Edmonton's hot start

Patrick Kane and Alexander Nylander scored, Corey Crawford stopped 27 shots, and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Edmonton Oilers 3-1 Monday night for their first win of the season.
5:37am - 15 Oct 2019

Markstrom's leave provides an opportunity for Demko to step up

Nearly three weeks since he last played a game Thatcher Demko suddenly became the starter when the Canucks announced on Thanksgiving Monday that Jacob Markstrom was granted a leave for family reasons.
7:44am - 05 Oct 2019
I meant to do that.
7:35am - 05 Oct 2019

15-2, 15-4 and the Jets score one more in Jersey's crib.

Kyle Connor and Blake Wheeler scored shootout goals and the Winnipeg Jets spoiled the debut of No. 1 overall pick Jack Hughes by rallying from a 4-0 deficit to beat the New Jersey Devils 5-4 on Friday night.
7:22am - 05 Oct 2019

Swimmy, Swammy, Swanson............Samsonov!!

Samsonov stopped 25 shots as the Capitals beat the Islanders 2-1 Friday night to spoil New York's season opener.
7:18am - 05 Oct 2019

The Mitch is back. Marner pots two on the road as the Leafs undress the Jackets

Mitch Marner scored twice and added an assist, Frederik Andersen made 28 saves and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-1 on Friday night.
7:02am - 04 Oct 2019

Who can it be now.......??

The Vancouver Canucks opened their 2019-20 schedule with a 3-2 regulation loss to the Edmonton Oilers and they did so without a captain.
6:56am - 04 Oct 2019

Things look positive for Polak despite horrific impact with the boards

Dallas Stars defenceman Roman Polak has full use of his extremities and is "pretty good at the hospital" after having to be stretchered off the ice.
6:52am - 04 Oct 2019

Holden's late goal for Rangers robs the Jets of possible points in season opener

Brett Howden broke a tie with 4:09 remaining, and the New York Rangers beat the Winnipeg Jets 6-4 in a wild season opener on Thursday night.
6:41am - 04 Oct 2019

Mikko has Avs Rantanen a Rollin' over Flames

Mikko Rantanen had two goals less than a week after agreeing to a contract with Colorado, Joonas Donskoi scored twice in his debut and the Avalanche beat the Calgary Flames 5-3 on Thursday night.
6:38am - 04 Oct 2019

Hamilton helps Hurricanes top Canadiens in shootout

Dougie Hamilton scored in the shootout, Petr Mrazek stopped three shots in the tiebreaker and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Montreal Canadiens 4-3 on Thursday night in the teams' opener.
9:04pm - 03 Oct 2019

Year of the Cat. Chicago's DeBrincat gets three-year, $19.2M extension

The Chicago Blackhawks announced that they have signed winger Alex DeBrincat to a three-year contract that will carry an average annual value of $6.4 million.
8:59pm - 03 Oct 2019

Flames off to a hot start with a big home win over the Canucks

The narrative is simple. The task, as they know, isn’t. The Flames have the talent and depth to be a Stanley Cup contender. And the time is now to break through and bring a championship back to Calgary.
10:19pm - 30 Sep 2019

Green Day partners with NHL, unveils new hockey anthem

Green Day's upcoming single, 'Fire, Ready, Aim,' will serve as the theme song for NBC's 'Wednesday Night Hockey' throughout the 2019-20 NHL season.
4:06pm - 24 Sep 2019

Brayden's post surgery progress is right on Point, should be ready for action in a month

The Tampa Bay Lightning are expected to be without their newly re-signed star for the start of the 2019-20 season as Brayden Point is still recovering from hip surgery.
4:03pm - 24 Sep 2019

Oilers happy to have a McFlurry of activity on the menu in Kelowna

Connor McDavid is expected to suit up for at least one of the Edmonton Oilers' three remaining pre-season games, which would be as soon as Tuesday.
3:59pm - 24 Sep 2019

Petey's picking up where he left off.

A two-goal, two-assist night from Elias Pettersson led the Vancouver Canucks to a dominant 6-4 pre-season win over the Ottawa Senators on Monday.
9:06am - 23 Sep 2019

Flames' tenders are doing the splits.....for now.

There's no bigger question mark in Calgary than its goaltending, and the up-and-down pre-season Cam Talbot put together to this point has done little to answer it. But for flashes of the Flames' pre-season loss to the Jets, positives emerged, ones that are reminiscent of Dave Rittich's early struggles a year ago.
8:56am - 23 Sep 2019

Not so Buff in Winnipeg.....

The Winnipeg Jets have suspended Dustin Byfuglien for failing to report to training camp, a move that will allow the team to maintain their salary cap flexibility as Byfuglien mulls his future.
11:02pm - 20 Sep 2019

Bo Horvat's two-point night leads Canucks past Oilers

Bo Horvat had a goal and an assist as the Vancouver Canucks came away with a 6-1 pre-season victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday.
10:34pm - 16 Sep 2019

Marner's new contract will add a lot of zeros to his bank account

Mitch Marner's agent says his client received a couple of offer sheets while he was a restricted free agent but his goal all along was to stay with the Toronto Maple Leafs.
10:28pm - 16 Sep 2019

Flyers agree to six-year, $33M deal with RFA Travis Konecny

The Philadelphia Flyers have agreed to a six-year, $33-million contract with forward Travis Konecny, their final restricted free agent.
10:27pm - 16 Sep 2019

The NHL's wild and ( not so ) free......

In the wake of Mitch Marner's game-changing deal with the Maple Leafs, we rank at the 10(!) unsigned restricted free agents still avoiding training camp and gather the latest rumours on their future.
9:03pm - 02 Sep 2019

Hurricanes captain Justin Williams taking break from NHL | CBC Sports

Forward Justin Williams, who led the Carolina Hurricanes to the Eastern Conference final last season, is stepping away from the NHL less than two weeks before the start of the team's training camp.
2:23am - 02 Sep 2019

New PoCo rec centre opens without change rooms for referees, dooming home hockey season

Hockey Canada requires officials to have a separate dressing room, but those rooms won't be ready at the new Port Coquitlam Community Centre until 2021.
7:09pm - 27 Aug 2019

Oilers' McDavid says he's making progress but questions remain

Connor McDavid is back on the ice and says while his injured left knee is recovering, he's still not ready to commit to being ready for contact when Edmonton Oilers training camp opens next month.
3:17pm - 25 Aug 2019

Stanley Cup champion Schwartz asks for more bone marrow donors

Stanley Cup champion Jayden Schwartz lost his sister to leukemia. He was in Saskatoon to sign up more bone marrow donors.
2:09pm - 23 Aug 2019

NHL star Kuznetsov tests positive for cocaine | CBC Sports

Washington Capitals centre Evgeny Kuznetsov tested positive for cocaine at the world championship and has been banned from the Russian national team for four years.
9:10pm - 21 Aug 2019

Former 'Miracle on Ice' hockey player charged in attack | CBC Sports

Mark Pavelich, a forward on the 1980 "Miracle on Ice" U.S. Olympic hockey team who went on to play for the New York Rangers and two other NHL teams, has been charged with assault for allegedly beating a neighbour with a metal pole and breaking several of the man's bones.
8:47pm - 19 Aug 2019

'Cautiously optimistic' NHL CBA talks could result in 2021 World Cup

Deputy commissioner Bill Daly says he’s “cautiously optimistic” about the direction of collective bargaining talks with the NHL Players’ Association.
8:43pm - 19 Aug 2019

Canucks extend GM Jim Benning's contract beyond 2019-20 season

The Vancouver Canucks have extended GM Jim Benning's contract beyond the 2019-20 season, Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman is reporting.
4:59am - 10 Aug 2019

Board approves new Islanders arena project at Belmont Park

A development board has unanimously voted in favour of a new project which would give the New York Islanders a new arena at Belmont Park.
12:26am - 09 Aug 2019

Ovechkin completes China tour with 'unbelievable view' at Great Wall

Alex Ovechkin concluded his trip to China on Thursday with a visit to the Great Wall of China, or in his case, the "Gr8" Wall of China.
6:50am - 06 Aug 2019

Lightning sign defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk to one-year deal

The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed defenceman Kevin Shattenkirk to a one-year, $1.75-million deal, the club announced Monday.
6:35pm - 02 Aug 2019

Always check your oil pressure....

Milan Lucic couldn’t fathom the idea of being traded to an in-province rival, but that’s exactly what happened earlier this summer.
6:18pm - 02 Aug 2019

Is the grass Greener in Vancouver this year?

New impact players set to debut, a young star still to be signed, and a frustrated veteran who may no longer be a fit. Head coach Travis Green discussed it all with Iain MacIntyre ahead of what figures to be a significant 2019-20 campaign for his young Canucks.
11:30pm - 23 Jul 2019

Women's hockey players staying optimistic despite uncertain future

Laura Stacey will admit this off-season is “a little bit scary.” It's a sentiment many elite women hockey players on the planet would probably agree.
11:25pm - 23 Jul 2019

Predators sign Colton Sissons to seven-year, $20M deal

The Nashville Predators have signed centre Colton Sissons to a seven-year, $20-million contract, according to Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman.
1:53am - 23 Jul 2019

Tentative agreement struck to replace Calgary's Saddledome

Plans for a new arena in Calgary to replace the Saddledome are accelerating with a tentative agreement in place.
1:52am - 23 Jul 2019

Sundqvist agrees to 4-year, $11M deal to return to Blues

Centre Oskar Sundqvist and the St. Louis Blues avoided arbitration after the two sides agreed to a four-year, $11-million contract, the team announced Sunday.
10:56pm - 19 Jul 2019

Done deal....

The Calgary Flames and Edmonton Oilers are close to completing a trade that would see Milan Lucic and James Neal swapping sides in the Battle of Alberta.
10:49pm - 19 Jul 2019

Rangers show Trouba the door, and $56 million.....

The New York Rangers have agreed to terms on a new deal with defenceman Jacob Trouba, avoiding arbitration with the restricted free agent.
3:09am - 19 Jul 2019

Ron Francis is general manager of Seattle NHL expansion club

Hall of Famer and a two-time Stanley Cup winner Ron Francis has been named the general manager of the NHL's yet-to-be-named Seattle franchise.
12:36am - 17 Jul 2019

No restrictions, but currently no jobs either.

GMs will need to dig deeper and jobless players may need to lower their asking prices, but there are still a few worthy gambles to be unearthed from 2019’s UFA class. Luke Fox breaks down the latest on the top names left on the board.
12:33am - 17 Jul 2019

Washington signs their $6 million dollar man

The Capitals have signed forward Jakub Vrana to a two-year, $6.7-million contract, the team announced Tuesday.
12:32am - 17 Jul 2019

Blackhawks and Senators make a swap for forwards

The Ottawa Senators traded forward Zack Smith to the Chicago Blackhawks for centre Artem Anisimov on Tuesday.
7:34pm - 12 Jul 2019

Dzingel's taking his game South for a couple of years.

Centre Ryan Dzingel has signed a two-year, $6.75-million contract with the Carolina Hurricanes, the team announced Friday.
7:31pm - 12 Jul 2019

Sign of the times in Jersey...

The New Jersey Devils signed 2019 first-overall pick Jack Hughes to an entry-level contract, the team announced on Friday.
7:30pm - 12 Jul 2019

Canucks pick up a little sandpaper in the summer...

You may not want Micheal Ferland on your team, but you sure don’t want him on the other one. The Vancouver Canucks became harder to play against with Wednesday’s free-agent signing of Ferland to a four-year, $14-million contract.
5:27am - 10 Jul 2019

Mining for gold in the middle of summer

GMs will need to dig deeper and jobless players may need to lower their asking prices, but there are still a few worthy gambles to be unearthed from 2019’s UFA class. Luke Fox breaks down the latest on the top names left on the board.
5:25am - 10 Jul 2019

2019 NHL Free Agency and Signings

Complete coverage of all NHL Signings - free agency, contract extensions, re-signings, entry-level deals and arbitration info on all your favourite NHL players.
5:24am - 10 Jul 2019

Tallying the early results....

Monster signings, juicy trades and four weeks have passed since the St. Louis Blues hoisted the Cup. We examine how all 31 GMs have made use of hockey's most critical roster-shaping time.
5:22am - 10 Jul 2019

2019 NHL Arbitration Tracker: Full schedule of hearings

This year's hearings will be held in Toronto from July 20 to Aug. 4. Here's the full schedule, which we'll update as cases are settled, heard, and ruled upon.
5:17am - 10 Jul 2019

Blackhawks acquire Alex Nylander from Sabres for Henri Jokiharju - Sportsnet.ca

The Chicago Blackhawks have landed forward Alex Nylander from the Buffalo Sabres in exchange for defenceman Henri Jokiharju, the teams announced Tuesday.
3:16am - 08 Jul 2019

Blue Jackets' Milano, Avs' Greer busted, charged with assault in NYC brawl | CBC Sports

NHL youngsters Sonny Milano of the Columbus Blue Jackets and Colorado's A.J. Greer face assault charges following their arrest early Sunday in Manhattan, the New York Post reported.
3:44am - 02 Jul 2019

Sharks sign Timo Meier to four-year, $24M contract

The San Jose Sharks have signed restricted free agent Timo Meier to a four-year, $24-million extension.
3:44am - 02 Jul 2019

Devils sign winger Wayne Simmonds to one-year, $5M deal

The New Jersey Devils have signed winger Wayne Simmonds to a one-year, $5-million deal, the club announced Monday.
3:41am - 02 Jul 2019

The best of the rest. Some big names are still on the market

Signings! Trades! Rumours! (Over)reaction! Keep it here all day long for the freshest news, rumours, analysis and slick tweets from the NHL's busiest transaction day of the year.
3:40am - 02 Jul 2019

Sebastian Aho signs five-year, $42.27M offer sheet from Canadiens

Restricted free agent Sebastian Aho has signed a five-year, $42.27-million offer sheet tendered by the Montreal Canadiens.
3:37am - 02 Jul 2019

Islanders agree to four-year deal with Semyon Varlamov

The New York Islanders have agreed to terms on a four-year contract with goaltender Semyon Varlamov, the team announced Monday.
3:36am - 02 Jul 2019

Rangers sign star winger Artemi Panarin to seven-year deal

The New York Rangers have signed winger Artemi Panarin — the most-coveted free agent this off-season — to a multi-year deal.
3:35am - 02 Jul 2019

Maple Leafs trade Kadri, Rosen to Avalanche for Barrie, Kerfoot

The Toronto Maple Leafs have acquired defenceman Tyson Barrie, forward Alex Kerfoot and a 2020 sixth-round draft pick from the Colorado Avalanche in exchange for centre Nazem Kadri, defenceman Calle Rosen and Toronto's 2020 third-round pick.
3:34am - 02 Jul 2019

Jim Benning knows stakes are high with Myers and Miller additions - Sportsnet.ca

Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning has a lot riding on Tyler Myers. And everything else. And Jim Benning is OK with that.
3:33am - 02 Jul 2019

Predators sign Matt Duchene to seven-year, $56 million deal - Sportsnet.ca

The Predators have landed one of the most-coveted free agents of the off-signing, inking centre Matt Duchene to a multi-year deal.
3:31am - 02 Jul 2019
Well, they break down all the Eastern moves and Kawhi anyway??
10:52pm - 22 Jun 2019

Colorado bound Bowen Byram is the best of this year's best

Since the beginning of the 2018-19 campaign, rankings have shown a strong class of talent up front worthy of single-digit selection, but one name has consistently stood out: defenceman Bowen Byram.
10:46pm - 22 Jun 2019

P.K.'s packing. Predators trade defenceman to Subban to Devils

The Nashville Predators have traded P.K. Subban to the New Jersey Devils in exchange for Steven Santini, Jeremy Davies and two second-round draft picks.