Edmonton's McDavid Wins Hart Trophy As NHL MVPConnor McDavid won his first Hart Trophy. Hardly anybody in hockey believes that it will be his last. The Edmonton captain claimed the award as the NHL's most valuable player Wednesday night.
Vegas Holds All The Cards With NHL Expansion Draft List OutVegas is holding all the cards while the rest of the NHL comes to a full stop in awaiting McPhee to determine his selections over a three-day stretch during which the Golden Knights are the only team allowed to make trades and sign pending free agents.
NHL Salary Cap Set At $75 Million For 2017-18 SeasonThe NHL salary cap has been set at $75 million for the upcoming season, in a slight increase over last year. The cap and $55.4 million salary floor were announced on Sunday.
Penguins Crush Predators 6-0 To Take 3-2 Lead In Stanley CupThe defending champions provided an emphatic reminder of why they're on the cusp of history with a 6-0 demolition of the Nashville Predators in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Final to take a 3-2 lead.
Predators Even Stanley Cup Final, Beat Penguins 4-1An undrafted free agent playing in just his sixth postseason game, Gaudreau scored the go-ahead goal 3:45 into the second period and Pekka Rinne made 23 often-spectacular saves as the Predators beat the Penguins 4-1 on Monday night to even the series at 2-2.
Penguins Take 2-0 Stanley Cup Lead With 4-1 Win Vs PredatorsThe defending Stanley Cup champions needed just over three minutes at the start of the third period to turn a taut Game 2 into a runaway, beating Pekka Rinne three times in a 4-1 victory on Wednesday night
Guentzel's Goal Lifts Penguins Over Predators 5-3 In Game 1Rookie Jake Guentzel fired a shot by Nashville's Pekka Rinne with 3:17 left in regulation to put the Penguins ahead to stay in a flat-out weird 5-3 victory.
Mystique Vs. Mayhem In Unlikely Stanley Cup FinalFour victories against the Predators in the Stanley Cup finals would make the Penguins the first franchise to win back-to-back championships in nearly 20 years, and the first in the parity-driven salary cap era.
Kunitz's Double-OT Goal Sends Penguins Back To Stanley CupChris Kunitz's knuckling shot from outside the circle fluttered past Craig Anderson 5:09 into the second overtime to give the defending Stanley Cup champions a 3-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators
Hoffman's Goal Helps Senators Beat Penguins To Force Game 7Anderson stopped 45 shots, Mike Hoffman scored the tiebreaking goal early in the third period and the Senators beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 Tuesday night to force a decisive Game 7 in the Eastern Conference Finals.
Predators Reach 1st Stanley Cup Final, Oust Ducks In 6 GamesColton Sissons scored his third goal with 6:00 left, and the Predators eliminated the Anaheim Ducks with a 6-3 win in Game 6 on Monday night in the Western Conference finals.
Ducks Even Western Finals At 2, Beating Predators 3-2 In OTPerry's shot deflected in off Nashville defenseman P.K. Subban's stick 10:25 into overtime, and the Ducks snapped the Predators' 10-game home playoff winning streak with a 3-2 victory