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. More
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.
The 28-year-old forward, who spent four seasons with the New York Rangers, was dealt to Ottawa on Monday afternoon in exchange for Mika Zibanejad and a 2018 second-round pick.
Trade speculation continues to surround Nail Yakupov. However, the expansion draft could give the Oilers trouble finding what they deem a fair return for the 2012 first-overall pick. Meanwhile, the Canucks could consider moving Chris Tanev if it nets them a scoring forward.