5:00 AM EDT, Mon July 16, 2018
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Former NHL goalie Ray Emery, 35, drowns in Lake Ontario near Hamilton

Schulenberg says Emery went swimming off of a boat, and his friends called emergency services early on Sunday when he didn't resurface
Jul 9, 2018

‘We’ve been waiting for you’: Alex Ovechkin and a mob of supporters get their moment with the Stanley Cup in Moscow

One month after his Capitals won their first title, Ovechkin was awarded a weekend 13 years in the making: two days with the Cup in his hometown
Jul 6, 2018

‘I wouldn’t look at it as bleak:’ Isles GM Lou Lamoriello staying positive about life without John Tavares

The team is not tanking. The goal is to make the playoffs — not increase the odds of selecting top 2019 draft prospect Jack Hughes
Jul 4, 2018

A star prospect? William Nylander and Timothy Liljegren? What the Senators might seek in an Erik Karlsson deal

One week after half a dozen teams flew to Los Angles in hopes of wooing John Tavares, an even bigger feeding frenzy is underway for Karlsson
Jul 3, 2018

The Islanders seem intent on finishing at or near the bottom next season. Komarov and Martin will at least ensure they do it honestly

Michael Traikos: What both players lack in offence, they more than make up for in work ethic
Jul 2, 2018

Early winners, losers and head-scratching moves from NHL free agency

John Tavares and the Maple Leafs occupied most of the attention on Sunday but several teams made moves to bolster themselves in 2018-19
Jul 1, 2018

John Tavares comes home: The future starts now as Toronto Maple Leafs land top free agent

'If you’re a fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs, today is a proud day because your franchise is now back,' Leafs coach Mike Babcock said
Jul 1, 2018

Careful what you wish for

As we wait for where John Tavares might end up, debate rages on the pros and cons
Jun 29, 2018

After last year’s success, Vegas powerful lure for NHL free agents

The real reason why Vegas might have an advantage over other markets is because of what happened last season and what potentially lies ahead.
Jun 29, 2018

Teams ready shell out big money in free agent sweepstakes

The "Real Deal" was indeed that for the Golden Knights last season as Neal scored 25 goals as part of his 44 points — he had another six goals and 11 points in the playoffs — for the first-year expansion team
Jun 29, 2018

Stanley Cup champion Washington Capitals promote Todd Reirden to succeed Barry Trotz as head coach

The Capitals have long been grooming Reirden for a head coaching role and he's been on the cusp of such an opportunity with other teams
Jun 28, 2018

Agent says Rick Nash undecided about playing in NHL next season

Veteran winger Rick Nash has not committed to playing next season and has told interested teams he won’t be signing July 1. Agent Joe Resnick told The Associated Press on Thursday that Nash was undecided about his playing future. TSN in Canada first reported Nash’s uncertain status. Nash missed three weeks late in the season […]
Jun 27, 2018

Gary Bettman’s Hall of Fame legacy is a matter of perspective

The NHL is a far different league than the one he took over in 1993.
Jun 26, 2018

‘Slap in the face’: Retired players suing NHL over head injuries blast Hall of Fame for inducting Gary Bettman

Daniel Carcillo tweeted that Bettman 'had a hand' in the premature deaths of five former players who were suffering from brain damage
Jun 26, 2018

Hometown angle ‘special’ for some Maple Leafs, but is it right for John Tavares?

Meanwhile, there isn't the same frenzy surrounding pending Leafs' free agent James van Riemsdyk, who appears headed for a new team