Brayden Schenn was one of the league’s top scorers in the second half of the season, and the Philadelphia Flyers have paid him as such. Schenn, 24, now has to prove that his 19-goal, 44-point back half of the season was no fluke. More
The controversial Adam Larsson-Taylor Hall trade did accomplish one goal right off the bat: Edmonton got a much-needed defenseman. But will the addition of Larsson and the continued growth of Oscar Klefbom and Darnell Nurse get the Oilers back to the post-season?
A recent report from the World Anti-Doping Agency said 14 hockey players had samples tampered with as part of Russia’s doping scandal. The IIHF will seek to identify the Russian players and suspend those who would have tested positive.
Florida is coming off a season in which they finished with a franchise-best for wins (47) and points (103) while winning the club’s second division title.
Burrows is coming off a season in which he saw his ice time dwindle to 15:10 a night – his lowest in seven seasons -- and was a career-worst minus-13. His nine goals and 22 points in 79 games were his lowest totals since injuries limited him to just 49 games during the 2013-14 season.
With shorter off-seasons becoming the norm, finding enough time to properly train for a new season has become increasingly difficult, especially because players need the proper amount of rest following a season in order to train the right way.
After a great rookie season, Sam Bennett vows to be more confident, comfortable and consistent as he prepares for sophomore NHL season down the middle.
The 26-year-old defenseman signed a two-year deal worth a reported $2.5 million. Schenn split last season with the Philadelphia Flyers and L.A. Kings scoring four goals and 12 assists in 72 games.
The off-season action is slowing down, but the Auston Matthews contract, Connor McDavid's bid for the Oilers' captaincy and the induction of the 'Big E' into the Hall of Fame gives us plenty to talk about as the summer rolls along.