April 25, 2:36 am

NHL

How the William Nylander dominoes fall

Greg WyshynskiESPNIt was minutes before the Dec. 1 deadline for William Nylander's eligibility to play this season. Toronto Maple Leafs fans were counting down...

Why the NHL should expand the playoffs

If the NHL had expanded the playoffs last year, Anze Kopitar and the Los Angeles Kings would have hosted a one-and-done playoff game with...

NHL Fun Index: Ranking the must-watch teams

One of many goals of the NHL all star Game is always to place in a fun display of hockey as a way to...

NHL teams Longing for a surge

At the mid point of their NHL season, clubs are beginning to assess their chances at making the postseason and preparing to get decisions...

Why NHL players that are young love the experience

Greg WyshynskiESPNSAN JOSE -- Elias Pettersson sat in his podium, attempting to answer a question regarding how exciting it was to be at the...

NHL to celebrate Black History Month for 1st time

The NHL will celebrate Black History Month for the very first time, altering its focus in February from the wide-ranging"Hockey Is For Everyone" campaign...

Coyne to be 1st woman in skills competition that is NHL

Emily KaplanESPNSAN JOSE, Calif. -- Nathan MacKinnon will not be competing in the NHL all stars skills contest Friday as a result of an...

McDavid Has 1st NHL suspension for Test

Oilers star Connor McDavid was handed a two-game suspension -- the first of his career -- for his prohibited attention to the mind of...

After lynching comment HS announcer pulled

Associated PressST. PAUL, Minn. -- A play by play announcer was pulled from the broadcast of this natives' State Hockey Championship in Minnesota after...

Fantasy hockey forecaster: Dec. 10-16

Despite some shaky play at times this season, things appear to be looking up for Boston's Tuukka Rask. Every once in a while during the...