It’s an image seen on pretty much every hockey broadcast: the player, getting ready for the game, earbuds in, eyes locked in concentration and shoulders rocking in rhythm to the music coursing through their iPod. Read more
The Los Angeles Kings will be celebrating their 50th anniversary by hosti Read more
Calgary Flames defenseman Dennis Wideman will have to wait until after the all-star break to learn his fate after he ran over linesman Don Henderson in Wednesday’s game against the Nashville Predators. According to TSN’s Darren Dreger, Wideman, 32, will be suspended indefinitely following the incident Wednesday. The league... Read more
Nobody but the Florida Panthers and actor Kevin Spacey knows exactly what “Spacey in Space” means, but the last time the Panthers had a gimmick like this, they rode it all the way to the Stanley Cup final. In 1995-96 it was the year of the rat. And if... Read more
Fans will be watching Nashville this weekend as the some of the world’s greatest players gather for the 2016 NHL All-Star Game, but hockey fans looking to watch some great up-and-coming talent can tune into AHL’s skills competition Sunday and All-Star Challenge Monday. The events, which will in large... Read more
The list of firsts keeps growing for the NWHL as the burgeoning women’s league announced the first trade in league history. The swap saw the New York Riveters and Connecticut Whale flip goaltenders ahead of this weekend’s action. The deal sees Chelsea Laden head to the Riveters, while fellow... Read more
Washington Capitals superstar Alex Ovechkin won’t be the only player skipping the All-Star Game, nor will he be the only one facing a one-game suspension for doing so. The Blackhawks announced Thursday that Jonathan Toews is out of the All-Star Game with an illness and will be forced to... Read more
The New York Rangers enter the all-star break sitting second in the Metropolitan division and third in the Eastern Conference standings. However, some Rangers followers are grumbling over the club’s inability to dominate the Conference as they once did. Only four points separates the Blueshirts from the New Jersey... Read more
Welcome to the first ever edition of The Hockey News Podcast. In our debut episode Associate Senior Writer Ryan Kennedy, Associate Editor Matt Larkin, and Web Editor Ian Denomme discuss all things All-Star Game. What should we expect from John Scott? Does the All-Star Game still matter? We have... Read more
You would think that heading into the All-Star break in a playoff position would be enviable, but let’s look at precisely where the Colorado Avalanche are right now: smack in the middle of the most dangerous division in the league, the Central. Nashville is one point back with two... Read more