The NHL hasn't announced a return date for the 2019-20 season after pausing action on March 12 because of the coronavirus pandemic, but the league still has confidence it will complete the full season
Center is typically the most coveted position in the NHL draft. Since 2013, five centers have been selected with the No. 1 overall pick, including Nathan MacKinnon in 2013 and Connor McDavid in 2015. Quinton
Montreal Canadiens defenseman Jeff Petry is opening tabs at two different local restaurants to feed hospital employees during the coronavirus pandemic. As the veteran explained in an Instagram post, he
A pair of young players from KHL side SKA Saint Petersburg could be on their way to the NHL. Defenseman Artyom Zub and right winger Alexander Barabanov are generating interest in North America after thriving
Three members of the Ottawa Senators' traveling party have tested positive for COVID-19, as Sens radio analyst Gord Wilson revealed his diagnosis on a CTV Television Network broadcast Friday (h/t Bruce
The Colorado Avalanche announced Saturday that a second member of their team has tested positive for COVID-19. "The Colorado Avalanche were advised late last night that a second player has tested positive
At the point the NHL season was suspended March 12, the Ottawa Senators had allowed 243 goals, the second-most in the league, through 71 games. That's part of the reason they had only 62 points, the second-worst
The St. Louis Blues said play-by-play announcer John Kelly tested positive for the coronavirus. The team confirmed Kelly began self-quarantining March 13 and that he's "feeling strong and symptom free."
Although it's unclear when the 2019-20 NHL season will resume, Edmonton Oilers star Connor McDavid lobbied to play the campaign to its completion when the league restarts. "I think [the standings] look
New Jersey Devils defenseman P.K. Subban announced Thursday that he will soon begin hosting a trivia-based game show run by the NHL. According to NHL.com's Mike G. Morreale, Subban said the following the
In 2011, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins was the No. 1 overall pick in the NHL draft. Two years later, he signed a seven-year extension with the Edmonton Oilers that would keep him with the team throughout the early
The Colorado Avalanche announced on Thursday that an unnamed player has tested positive for COVID-19. According to a team statement, the club was recently informed of the confirmed case and that the player
If the 2019-20 NHL season does resume after the current hiatus amid the coronavirus pandemic, the league's biggest stars don't want to go back to regular-season games. Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney
New York Rangers star Henrik Lundqvist announced Thursday he will donate $100,000 to Food Bank for New York City along with his wife, Therese: The goalie has spent his entire 15-year NHL career with the
Chicago Blackhawks star Jonathan Toews is donating $100,000 through his personal foundation to the Chicago Community COVID-19 Response Fund. Toews also appeared on the Today show Thursday. He sent a video
Jack Hughes turned 18 on May 14, 2019. A month later, he was selected by the New Jersey Devils with the No. 1 overall pick in the NHL draft. And by October, he was getting substantial ice time for the
The exact timing of the NHL's offseason is unknown with the league on hiatus because of the coronavirus pandemic, but there are still a number of rumors circulating regarding potential contract moves.
Dallas Stars general manager Jim Nill and CEO Jim Lites will both take a 50 percent pay cut to help the team deal with the financial fallout of the NHL's suspended season during the coronavirus pandemic.
The Carolina Panthers have told full-time employees "they will no longer be paid after this week because of the uncertainty caused by the coronavirus pandemic," Chip Alexander of the News & Observer on
The NHL has postponed three signature offseason events because of the coronavirus pandemic. Per an official announcement, the 2020 NHL draft, scouting combine and NHL awards show have all been delayed.
The NHL's chief medical officer, Dr. Willem Meeuwisse, cautioned against resuming the 2019-20 season too early which could put players, personnel and fans at risk. "From a medical perspective, I think
Delaware North, the ownership company of the Boston Bruins, announced Wednesday there will be "temporary business stabilization measures" put in place April 1 because of the coronavirus pandemic. The led
Mike Smith is one of many Edmonton Oilers players turning in strong seasons to help the franchise push for a Stanley Cup. The 38-year-old, who is in his first season with the franchise, has 19 wins and
Alex Pietrangelo and Torey Krug have spent all of their NHL careers with one team. Pietrangelo has been a member of the St. Louis Blues since 2008, and Torey Krug has played for the Boston Bruins since
Although the 2019-20 NHL season is on hiatus, fans can look toward the future of the league through the 2020 NHL draft. While the first-round order will still change with the lottery, especially if the
The Montreal Canadiens announced Tuesday they will lay off 60 percent of personnel in a "temporary reduction" that will take effect March 30. The NHL season has been suspended because of the coronavirus
The NHL plans to temporarily cut the salaries of league employees by 25 percent, according to ESPN's Emily Kaplan. Like many other sports leagues across the world, the NHL is on an indefinite hiatus to
Although the date remains uncertain, the 2020 NHL draft will inject some much-needed excitement back into the league. ESPN's Greg Wyshynski noted the league hasn't yet decided whether the draft, scheduled
The 2019-20 NHL season was suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic on March 12, leaving the regular season's remaining three-and-a-half weeks up in the air. That doesn't mean the league's 31 teams have