NHL Power Rankings: 1-31 poll, plus every team’s ’on pace for’ stunner

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:00:05 EDT From: ESPN.com

Jack Eichel and the Sabres make a leap, and there’s a new No. 1. Plus, we identify a shocking trend for every club -- some good, some not so good.


Fantasy hockey: Forecaster for the week of Dec. 16-22

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:00:04 EDT From: ESPN.com

Your essential guide to setting fantasy hockey lineups that take full advantage of every NHL team’s strength of schedule.


Wysh List: Is NHL player safety working this season?

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:00:04 EDT From: ESPN.com

It has been quiet on the suspensions front this season. Is that a good thing? Plus, Jersey Fouls, reacting to no World Cup in 2021 and more.


Blackhawks place de Haan (shoulder) on IR

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:00:04 EDT From: ESPN.com

Blackhawks defenseman Calvin de Haan on Tuesday injured the same right shoulder that he had surgery on this past offseason, and the team placed him on IR.


Canucks goalie Demko (concussion) placed on IR

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:00:04 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Vancouver Canucks placed goalie Thatcher Demko on injured reserve Thursday after he suffered a concussion in an optional practice Wednesday.


OHL postpones 2 games after goalie’s injury

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:00:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Ontario Hockey League announced that two more game have been postponed following a serious injury to Niagara goalie Tucker Tynan Thursday night.


Flyers’ Lindblom has rare cancer, out for season

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:00:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom, who is tied for team lead with 11 goals this season, will undergo further testing and evaluation before beginning treatment for Ewing’s sarcoma, a rare type of bone cancer.


Blues’ Steen returning after 16-game absence

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:00:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Alexander Steen, who has not played for the Blues since suffering a high ankle sprain in a collision on Nov. 6, is returning Saturday to play against Chicago.


Injuries - and losses - begin to pile up on Flyers

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Short-handed on offense without Travis Konecny and Oskar Lindblom, the Philadelphia Flyers ended an 0-3 road trip with a 7-3 loss to the Jets in Winnipeg on Sunday.


Sabres send underperforming Mittelstadt to AHL

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Sabres have demoted 2017 first-round pick Casey Mittelstadt to the AHL, as the 21-year-old has failed to play up to expectations.


NHL experts: Flyers’ turnaround, West wild-card picks, top rookies, more

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 22:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

How has Philadelphia turned things around? Who earns wild-card spots in the West? Is Tampa Bay ready to make a run? Our experts weigh in.


NHL Power Rankings: 1-31 poll, plus every team’s ’on pace for’ stunner

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 21:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Jack Eichel and the Sabres make a leap, and there’s a new No. 1. Plus, we identify a shocking trend for every club -- some good, some not so good.


Fantasy hockey: Forecaster for the week of Dec. 16-22

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 21:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Your essential guide to setting fantasy hockey lineups that take full advantage of every NHL team’s strength of schedule.


Wysh List: Is NHL player safety working this season?

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 21:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

It has been quiet on the suspensions front this season. Is that a good thing? Plus, Jersey Fouls, reacting to no World Cup in 2021 and more.


Blackhawks place de Haan (shoulder) on IR

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 21:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Blackhawks defenseman Calvin de Haan on Tuesday injured the same right shoulder that he had surgery on this past offseason, and the team placed him on IR.


Canucks goalie Demko (concussion) placed on IR

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 21:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Vancouver Canucks placed goalie Thatcher Demko on injured reserve Thursday after he suffered a concussion in an optional practice Wednesday.


OHL postpones 2 games after goalie’s injury

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 21:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Ontario Hockey League announced that two more game have been postponed following a serious injury to Niagara goalie Tucker Tynan Thursday night.


Flyers’ Lindblom has rare cancer, out for season

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 21:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom, who is tied for team lead with 11 goals this season, will undergo further testing and evaluation before beginning treatment for Ewing’s sarcoma, a rare type of bone cancer.


Blues’ Steen returning after 16-game absence

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 21:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Alexander Steen, who has not played for the Blues since suffering a high ankle sprain in a collision on Nov. 6, is returning Saturday to play against Chicago.


Injuries - and losses - begin to pile up on Flyers

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 21:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Short-handed on offense without Travis Konecny and Oskar Lindblom, the Philadelphia Flyers ended an 0-3 road trip with a 7-3 loss to the Jets in Winnipeg on Sunday.