And to think, there was once a time when the Tampa Bay Lightning and Jonathan Drouin had no use for one another. More
Anze Kopitar was nominated for his second 2016 NHL award on Saturday. He is also up for the Selke Trophy for the top defensive forward.
Here are a few ‘bubble’ players from the final eight playoff teams whose play may or may not afford them the opportunity to sign up for at least one more NHL season.
Anaheim Ducks GM Bob Murray may have sent coach Bruce Boudreau packing after another Game 7 loss, but made it clear others would be on their way out, too.
Limited salary-cap space for 2016-17 presents a considerable hindrance to the Blackhawks' offseason plans, while the Ducks started by firing coach Bruce Boudreau.
The San Jose Sharks overcame some potential bad luck, some tough luck and a third-period deficit as they took Game 1 of their Western Conference series against the Nashville Predators on Friday.
It appears as though role player Radek Faksa is developing a knack for scoring at crucial times during these playoffs.
Erik Karlsson has a chance to win his second straight Norris Trophy and third since 2012, but a couple defensemen seeking their first prize stand in his way.
Columbus Blue Jackets winger Cam Atkinson was helping out by calling up and thanking season-ticket holders, and captain Nick Foligno made sure no good deed goes unpunished by pranking Atkinson into believing he was calling an upset fan wanting more access to the team.
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