Former Dallas Stars center Mike Modano has been elected to the Hockey Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility.
The franchise has been known as the Phoenix Coyotes since it was relocated from Winnipeg in 1996, but the new ownership group wanted the name to be all-inclusive for the state of Arizona.
Some athletes never make the Hall of Fame for their sport, even though they should. Here are the top 5.
The Dallas Stars have bought out the final year of defenseman Aaron Rome’s contract, a move that will give the club more salary cap space.
Henrik Lundqvist and some soft ice in front of his net kept the New York Rangers in the Stanley Cup finals.
Jonathan Quick stopped 32 shots in his best start of the series, and the Kings beat the Rangers by a score of 3-0 on Monday night to move within one win of their second Stanley Cup title in three years.
Justin Williams scored 4:36 into overtime after a turnover by Dan Girardi, and the Kings beat the Rangers by a score of 3-2 on Wednesday night in the Stanley Cup finals opener.
Thirty-three years after the Dodgers won a World Series against the Yankees, Los Angeles and New York finally meet again.
The Stanley Cup finals will be a coast-to-coast matchup featuring teams within the nation’s largest TV markets — New York and Los Angeles. It looks like a win-win deal for the NHL.
The Kings claimed the Western Conference title with a 5-4 road overtime win against the Blackhawks. The Rangers went 1-1 against the Kings in the regular season.
Rich Peverley doesn’t know when he and his doctors will decide whether he can resume his career after he collapsed during a game because of an irregular heartbeat.
The Ducks scored twice in the final 2:10 of regulation to force overtime, where they beat the Stars 5-4 to clinch the opening round series.