Where will the Islanders finish this season?

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:15:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Just as ... no one predicted, the John Tavares-less Isles are in first place in the Metro Division on Jan. 21. Where do they wind up?


Fantasy hockey rankings: updated for Week 17

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:15:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Sean Allen provides his rest-of-season top-250 rankings for fantasy hockey leagues, with a discussion of Vincent Trocheck’s triumphant return to the ice after a serious November injury.


Players’ concussion settlement deadline extended

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:15:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The deadline for retired players to opt in to the $18.9 million settlement of the concussion lawsuit against the NHL has been extended.


Capitals fans give Trotz standing-O in return

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:15:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Barry Trotz was greeted with a standing ovation Friday night when a video tribute in his honor played during the first break in action of the Islanders-Capitals game.


Bruins goalie Rask leaves game with concussion

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:15:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask suffered a concussion on a hard collision with Rangers forward Filip Chytil and was helped off the ice late in the opening period.


No fan issues for Caps’ Smith-Pelley in Chicago

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:15:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Washington Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly played his first game in Chicago on Sunday since he was the target of racial taunts last February.


Hurricanes’ Teravainen gets $27M extension

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:15:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Carolina Hurricanes and Teuvo Teravainen have agreed to terms on a five-year, $27 million extension that keeps the Finnish winger under contract through the 2023-24 season.


Columbus hires St. Louis to guide special teams

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:15:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Columbus Blue Jackets have struggled on the power play over the last two seasons and finally they’re doing something to address it.


Hurt Karlsson may take part in All-Star activities

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:15:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

There is still a chance defenseman Erik Karlsson takes part in the NHL All-Star Weekend skills competition and 3-on-3 tournament despite a lower-body injury.


Robin Lehner is the best hockey player in the world this week

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:15:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Islanders goalie has been a great story throughout the season, but has been particularly stellar recently.


’Secret Sauce’: How Seattle plans to create perfect NHL franchise

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:15:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

From building a staff to creating a farm team, to engineering an epic arena build and finding the right team name, here’s the latest from the ground.


Where will the Islanders finish this season?

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:00:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Just as ... no one predicted, the John Tavares-less Isles are in first place in the Metro Division on Jan. 21. Where do they wind up?


Fantasy hockey rankings: updated for Week 17

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Sean Allen provides his rest-of-season top-250 rankings for fantasy hockey leagues, with a discussion of Vincent Trocheck’s triumphant return to the ice after a serious November injury.


Players’ concussion settlement deadline extended

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The deadline for retired players to opt in to the $18.9 million settlement of the concussion lawsuit against the NHL has been extended.


Capitals fans give Trotz standing-O in return

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Barry Trotz was greeted with a standing ovation Friday night when a video tribute in his honor played during the first break in action of the Islanders-Capitals game.


Bruins goalie Rask leaves game with concussion

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Bruins goalie Tuukka Rask suffered a concussion on a hard collision with Rangers forward Filip Chytil and was helped off the ice late in the opening period.


No fan issues for Caps’ Smith-Pelley in Chicago

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Washington Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly played his first game in Chicago on Sunday since he was the target of racial taunts last February.


Hurricanes’ Teravainen gets $27M extension

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Carolina Hurricanes and Teuvo Teravainen have agreed to terms on a five-year, $27 million extension that keeps the Finnish winger under contract through the 2023-24 season.


Columbus hires St. Louis to guide special teams

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Columbus Blue Jackets have struggled on the power play over the last two seasons and finally they’re doing something to address it.


Hurt Karlsson may take part in All-Star activities

Wed, 23 Jan 2019 03:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

There is still a chance defenseman Erik Karlsson takes part in the NHL All-Star Weekend skills competition and 3-on-3 tournament despite a lower-body injury.