NHL Prospect of the Year: Why Cale Makar is a franchise defenseman

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:00:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Avalanche blueliner was downright terrific this year. Here’s a look at his season, along with five prospects who pushed him for the top spot.


Looking ahead for the Sharks: Erik Karlsson a massive summer domino

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:00:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Sharks’ Stanley Cup journey fell short again and some key veterans are without a deal for 2019-20. Here’s what’s in store this offseason.


Stanley Cup Playoffs Daily: Blues win the West

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:00:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

For the first time since 1970, St. Louis is headed to the Cup Final. We look back at their epic triumph over the Sharks.


Banged-up Chara says he’s on track for Final

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:00:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara returned to practice and worked out with the full squad Monday, his first such workout since sitting out Boston’s Eastern Conference-clinching victory over Carolina with an undisclosed injury.


Canes’ Martinook, de Haan both have surgery

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:00:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Forward Jordan Martinook and defenseman Calvin de Haan both had offseason surgeries, Carolina Hurricanes GM Don Waddell announced Tuesday.


Sharks without Karlsson, Pavelski, Hertl for G6

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:00:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Sharks were without star defenseman Erik Karlsson, captain Joe Pavelski and key center Tomas Hertl as they were eliminated with a 5-1 Game 6 loss to St. Louis in the Western Conference finals on Tuesday night.


Canada tops U.S. to wrap prelim round at worlds

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Pierre-Luc Dubois scored early to back the shutout goaltending of Matt Murray, sending Canada past the United States 3-0 on Tuesday at the world hockey championship. Both teams already were assured quarterfinal berths.


Bruins to scrimmage to keep sharp for Cup Final

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Bruins will hold a public intrasquad scrimmage on Thursday night, and coach Bruce Cassidy said he’ll try to maintain a regular game-day schedule so that the players will stay sharp before the opener of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday.


’Resilient’ Blues savor improbable run to Cup Final

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

As late as Jan. 2, the Blues were in last place overall in the NHL. Now, they’re four wins away from hoisting the first Stanley Cup in franchise history after eliminating the Sharks in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals Tuesday night.


Davidson takes reins of Rangers’ rare rebuild

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

John Davidson takes over as Rangers president as the team undergoes a rebuild.


For long-suffering Blues fans and players, it’s different this time

Thu, 23 May 2019 05:00:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

For the first time since 1970, St. Louis will witness a Stanley Cup Final. The franchise and fan base are quite deserving of the ultimate prize.


NHL Prospect of the Year: Why Cale Makar is a franchise defenseman

Thu, 23 May 2019 04:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Avalanche blueliner was downright terrific this year. Here’s a look at his season, along with five prospects who pushed him for the top spot.


Looking ahead for the Sharks: Erik Karlsson a massive summer domino

Thu, 23 May 2019 04:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Sharks’ Stanley Cup journey fell short again and some key veterans are without a deal for 2019-20. Here’s what’s in store this offseason.


Stanley Cup Playoffs Daily: Blues win the West

Thu, 23 May 2019 04:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

For the first time since 1970, St. Louis is headed to the Cup Final. We look back at their epic triumph over the Sharks.


Banged-up Chara says he’s on track for Final

Thu, 23 May 2019 04:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara returned to practice and worked out with the full squad Monday, his first such workout since sitting out Boston’s Eastern Conference-clinching victory over Carolina with an undisclosed injury.


Canes’ Martinook, de Haan both have surgery

Thu, 23 May 2019 04:45:03 EDT From: ESPN.com

Forward Jordan Martinook and defenseman Calvin de Haan both had offseason surgeries, Carolina Hurricanes GM Don Waddell announced Tuesday.


Sharks without Karlsson, Pavelski, Hertl for G6

Thu, 23 May 2019 04:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Sharks were without star defenseman Erik Karlsson, captain Joe Pavelski and key center Tomas Hertl as they were eliminated with a 5-1 Game 6 loss to St. Louis in the Western Conference finals on Tuesday night.


Canada tops U.S. to wrap prelim round at worlds

Thu, 23 May 2019 04:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

Pierre-Luc Dubois scored early to back the shutout goaltending of Matt Murray, sending Canada past the United States 3-0 on Tuesday at the world hockey championship. Both teams already were assured quarterfinal berths.


Bruins to scrimmage to keep sharp for Cup Final

Thu, 23 May 2019 04:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

The Bruins will hold a public intrasquad scrimmage on Thursday night, and coach Bruce Cassidy said he’ll try to maintain a regular game-day schedule so that the players will stay sharp before the opener of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday.


’Resilient’ Blues savor improbable run to Cup Final

Thu, 23 May 2019 04:45:02 EDT From: ESPN.com

As late as Jan. 2, the Blues were in last place overall in the NHL. Now, they’re four wins away from hoisting the first Stanley Cup in franchise history after eliminating the Sharks in Game 6 of the Western Conference finals Tuesday night.