With several professional teams under the microscope for their nicknames, the Chicago Blackhawks insist their name is here to stay.
Wayne Gretzky is so far above every player in NHL history that he would still be the all-time points leader if he never even scored one goal.
Flyers goalie Pelle Lindbergh was named the best goalie in the NHL in 1984-85, but he tragically passed away one season later.
The Boston Bruins had one of the most legendary Stanley Cup celebrations after their 2011 NHL championship, but it cost them a ton.
Even if you’re not a hockey fan, you likely know what it a hat trick is. But Gordie Howe’s variation of the feat is funnier.
Gordie Howe is the greatest ice hockey player ever. Mr. Hockey’s incredible NHL career spanned five decades. So is he still alive?
A look at how Dustin Johnson’s net worth matches up against the grandfather of his children, NHL legend Wayne Gretzky.
The NHL has a plan for the Stanley Cup Playoffs if play can resume. One favorite for the Cup could be a team that has never won it.
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman unveiled the league’s plans to return in 2020 and jump straight to the playoffs. So, who’s in and who’s out?
Brendan Leipsic was already a struggling fourth-line player. Now, his controversial Instagram posts may have ended his career.
Commissioner Gary Bettman has allegedly been planning to reopen the NHL. But what’s the plan, how would it work, and is it doable?
Wayne Gretzky is one of the greatest hockey players of all time. Since retiring from the sport, Gretzky has been busy building a business empire.
The Stanley Cup is one of the most iconic trophies in all of sports. The value of this trophy can’t be put into numbers for the players who get to hold it.
The NHL’s best players make a fraction of what baseball, basketball, and football stars make. We think the NHL should consider some raises.
This rule proves that, despite the black eyes and bloody noses, the NHL really is ahead of the curve in terms of player empowerment.
P.J. Walker is going to get another shot at the NFL this season. While Walker earned his shot through his play, Andrew Luck might have also helped him.
Former Montreal Canadiens and Colorado Avalanche goalie Patrick Roy may have had the strangest superstition in all of hockey.
While most hockey fans know of Patrick Roy as “St. Patrick,” there was a team called the St. Pats in the early days of the NHL.
For years athletes have used smelling salts and claimed it improves their on-field performance. The medical community disagrees.
Sidney Crosby has been an NHL star for years now. Over his illustrious he’s racked up championships and awards. But how much money has he earned?
In the NHL, Wayne Gretzky’s career goals record was believed to be unattainable. With Alexander Ovechkin, however, this might not be the case.
Morganna the Kissing Bandit entertained fans for years chasing down and kissing unsuspecting athletes in a variety of sports. Where is she today?
NHL star Alexander Ovechkin is still breaking records. His elite hockey skills have certainly contributed to his net worth.
In the 1980 Olympics, Mike Eruzione helped pull of the Miracle on Ice. 40 years later, though, what is the Team USA captain up to?
40 years ago, Jim Craig and his United States teammates made Olympic history. Where is the Miracle on Ice goaltender now, though?
Connor McDavid is proven he has what it takes to be a star in the NHL. This season McDavid will look to take the next step and find success in the playoffs.
Many athletes get into acting when they retire. On the flip side, some actors, like Steve Carell, get into acting after a sports career.
Working as an NHL equipment manager is a cool way to make money and be close to the game. How much does this job pay?
While the New Jersey Devils have started the season slowly, there’s one specific thing putting head coach John Hynes on the hot seat.
Everybody knows Keanu Reeves is one talented man. Reeves has always had a love for hockey and was talented enough to play goalie for his school.
The NHL season recently kicked off and the east is shaping up to be competitive. What teams are expected to be at the top?
Athletes are sometimes get famous for the wrong reasons. These criminal athletes had some far falls from grace.
Gritty is the latest NHL mascot and he’s already made quite a name for himself. What’s the story behind this unusual mascot?
There’s a lot more to hockey success than scoring and defending, as Sidney Crosby and the most accurate passers in the NHL prove.
The NHL is back. Teams are looking to get off to a hot start. These players could help their teams’ burst out of the gate and make a name for themselves.
The NHL’s Philadelphia Flyers are known for their bruising play. This season, Flyers fans will have their own way to relieve aggression at the Wells Fargo Center.
After another demotion to the AHL, Josh Ho-Sang has asked the New York Islanders for a trade. The situation won’t end happily for either party, though.
Evgeni Malkin is injured for at least a month. What will his absence mean for Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins’ playoff chances?
The NHL season is final underway. With plenty of story lines to follow, let’s take a closer look at two of the most exciting teams this season.
Numbers are important to sports in many ways. One weird connection between sports and numbers are the jersey numbers that athletes wear.
Kaapo Kakko is ready to make a splash with the New York Rangers, but how did the Finnish winger make his way to the NHL?
The NHL took strides to improve its video replay system this offseason to give coaches and referees more of an opportunity to get calls right.
The 2019-20 NHL season starts with the Stanley Cup Champion St. Louis Blues hosting the Washington Capitals and three division rivalry games.
Alex Ovechkin is still an NHL star, but a salary cap crunch is looming. Can the Washington Capitals’ core players win another Stanley Cup before it’s too late?
The new rules in place for this NHL season are putting player safety at the forefront. What are the changes and how will they effect the game?
St. Louis Blues fan Laila Anderson lifted the Stanley Cup in June, but the NHL club paid tribute to her in one touching way.
With the Opening Night upon us, there are still some major unanswered questions about the 2019-2020 NHL season.
Hockey in Canada is a way of life. Despite this passion it has been awhile since a Canadian NHL team has won the Stanley Cup.
The NFL, NBA, MLB, and NHL are the four major sports in the United States. Which league’s championship trophy is the most prestigious?
The NHL is so physically taxing that Carolina Hurricanes captain Justin Williams is taking a break for the upcoming season.