The National Hockey League (NHL; French: Ligue nationale de hockey—LNH) is a professional ice hockey league composed of 30 member clubs: 23 in the United States and 7 in Canada. Headquartered in New York City, the NHL is considered to be the premier professional ice hockey league in the world, and one of the major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada. The Stanley Cup, the oldest professional sports trophy in North America, is awarded annually to the league playoff
Florida adds former NHL MVP Chris Pronger to front office
The Pittsburgh Penguins re-signed defenseman Chad Ruhwedel to a two-year, $1.3 million contract on Thursday.
The New York Islanders acquired Jordan Eberle from the Edmonton Oilers on Thursday for fellow forward Ryan Strome.
On Friday night, the New Jersey Devils will announce the No. 1 overall pick in the NHL draft for the first time in franchise history.