NHL

Ray Emery remembered by hockey community

28 days ago   |   By CBC

Former teammates, coaches and executives who played and worked with former NHL goaltender Ray Emery have been expressing condolences online following the 35-year-old's death on Sunday.
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'Sugar Ray' Emery's fighting spirit will be missed

'Sugar Ray' Emery's fighting spirit will be missed

28 days ago   |   By CBC

Ray Emery was an accomplished goalie, but he took as much glee in dropping his gloves to batter an opponent as he did in making a key game-saving stop to keep his team in front.
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From intense rivalry, Martin Biron remembers Ray Emery as respected opponent

From intense rivalry, Martin Biron remembers Ray Emery as respected opponent

28 days ago   |   By CBC

A decade after an infamous NHL line brawl that included both goaltenders dropping the gloves at centre ice, Martin Biron gave Ray Emery a chance to take one final blow. Emery declined.
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Sens sign Brady Tkachuk to 3-year, entry-level deal

Sens sign Brady Tkachuk to 3-year, entry-level deal

The Ottawa Senators have signed forward Brady Tkachuk to a three-year, entry-level contract. The 18-year-old St. Louis native was selected fourth overall by Ottawa in the first... Read more ...

5 players with fantasy value heading into contract years

5 players with fantasy value heading into contract years

Few things motivate people to produce at a high level like the thought of a big payday. A number of players will be looking to prove their value this season in hopes of putting... Read more ...

NBC's hockey schedule going where it hasn't been much before

NBC's hockey schedule going where it hasn't been much before

NBC is embracing diversity in its 109-game regular-season schedule instead of focusing on solely the biggest markets. Read more ...

Lightning announce 3-year affiliation agreement with Orlando Solar Bears of ECHL

Lightning announce 3-year affiliation agreement with Orlando Solar Bears of ECHL

The Tampa Bay Lightning have entered into a three-year affiliation agreement with the Orlando Solar Bears of the ECHL, GM Steve Yzerman announced Monday Read more ...

Hockey officials solve leak issue by putting bucket on ice during live game

Hockey officials solve leak issue by putting bucket on ice during live game

A preseason game played in a Swiss hockey league saw a garbage can placed on the ice during play to serve as a bucket to collect water from a leak. Read more ...

5 takeaways from the Hlinka Gretzky Cup

5 takeaways from the Hlinka Gretzky Cup

For the first time in 20 years, the Hlinka Gretzky Cup (formerly known as the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup) was held in Canada in 2018. Though last week's tournament isn't an... Read more ...

Taking a deep dive on the Penguins' salary cap situation

Navigating the salary cap is probably one of the more important tasks for any general manager to have. Teams that can avert total cap chaos by walking the tightrope of inking... Read more ...

Building off a breakthrough: Adrian Kempe

The speedy Swede showed scoring skills, but has a lot of work to do. Read more ...

Werenski hopes to be ready for Blue Jackets' season opener

After undergoing shoulder surgery in the spring, Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman Zach Werenski is hoping to avoid missing the start of the 2018-19 regular season. "My goal... Read more ...

Alexander Ovechkin Wins 2018 ESPYs Award for Best Male Athlete

Washington Capitals star Alexander Ovechkin won the 2018 ESPYs Award for Best Male Athlete on Wednesday. He beat out 2017 American League MVP Jose Altuve, 2017 NFL MVP Tom... Read more ...