The big winners of the 2019 NHL playoffs (so far)

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

We know which teams are still alive, but who are the big winners of the first two and a half rounds? We identify the top players, execs and coaches.


U.S. routs Denmark at worlds behind DeBrincat

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Alex DeBrincat’s two goals on Saturday helped power the United States to their fourth straight victory during preliminary play at the world championships.


U.S. tops Germany to clinch spot in quarters

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Dylan Larkin scored a tiebreaking goal midway through the third period and the United States went on to beat Germany 3-1 Sunday at the world championships.


Injuries leave Sharks sputtering against Blues

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

A rash of injuries left the San Jose Sharks without key players Tomas Hertl, Joe Pavelski and Erik Karlsson during the third period of Sunday’s 5-0 loss to the St. Louis Blues in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals.


Source: No added discipline for Blues’ Barbashev

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Blues forward Ivan Barbashev will not receive any supplemental discipline from the NHL Department of Player Safety after a high hit that helped take Sharks forward Tomas Hertl out of Game 5 of the Western Conference finals, according to a source.


Women start union, hope to have new league

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

A group of elite women hockey players have started a union and want to promote the formation of a new North American league.


Great Britain, Italy win to avoid relegation

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Both Great Britain and Italy picked up their first wins of the world hockey championship to avoid relegation.


Banged-up Chara says he’s on track for Final

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara returned to practice and worked out with the full squad Monday, his first such workout since sitting out Boston’s Eastern Conference-clinching victory over Carolina with an undisclosed injury.


Stanley Cup Playoffs Daily: Blues push Sharks to the brink

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Do the Sharks have another comeback in them? We break down Game 5 and look ahead to the rest of the series.


Who stands out in every Central Division team’s prospect system?

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Kirill Kaprizov, Cale Makar and Adam Boqvist lead a relatively shallow Central Division prospect pool. How does each team’s farm system stack up?


NHL Prospect of the Year: Why Cale Makar is a franchise defenseman

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Avalanche blueliner was downright terrific this year. Here’s a look at his season, along with five prospects who pushed him for the top spot.


The big winners of the 2019 NHL playoffs (so far)

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:30:04 EDT From: ESPN.com

We know which teams are still alive, but who are the big winners of the first two and a half rounds? We identify the top players, execs and coaches.


U.S. routs Denmark at worlds behind DeBrincat

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:30:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Alex DeBrincat’s two goals on Saturday helped power the United States to their fourth straight victory during preliminary play at the world championships.


U.S. tops Germany to clinch spot in quarters

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:30:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Dylan Larkin scored a tiebreaking goal midway through the third period and the United States went on to beat Germany 3-1 Sunday at the world championships.


Injuries leave Sharks sputtering against Blues

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:30:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

A rash of injuries left the San Jose Sharks without key players Tomas Hertl, Joe Pavelski and Erik Karlsson during the third period of Sunday’s 5-0 loss to the St. Louis Blues in Game 5 of the Western Conference finals.


Source: No added discipline for Blues’ Barbashev

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:30:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Blues forward Ivan Barbashev will not receive any supplemental discipline from the NHL Department of Player Safety after a high hit that helped take Sharks forward Tomas Hertl out of Game 5 of the Western Conference finals, according to a source.


Women start union, hope to have new league

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:30:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

A group of elite women hockey players have started a union and want to promote the formation of a new North American league.


Great Britain, Italy win to avoid relegation

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:30:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Both Great Britain and Italy picked up their first wins of the world hockey championship to avoid relegation.


Banged-up Chara says he’s on track for Final

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:30:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara returned to practice and worked out with the full squad Monday, his first such workout since sitting out Boston’s Eastern Conference-clinching victory over Carolina with an undisclosed injury.


Stanley Cup Playoffs Daily: Blues push Sharks to the brink

Tue, 21 May 2019 00:30:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Do the Sharks have another comeback in them? We break down Game 5 and look ahead to the rest of the series.