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
The Arizona Coyotes made a free-agent splash this offseason by signing defenseman Alex Goligoski and forward Jamie McGinn, but their bargain shopping for a familiar face is paying the biggest dividends this season.
The New York Islanders have been perfect under interim coach Doug Weight and look to remain that way Sunday, when they continue their six-game homestand against the Metropolitan Division-rival Philadelphia Flyers. Weight, who spent the final three seasons of his playing career with the Islanders, re
The San Jose Sharks are trying to chase down the Anaheim Ducks for first place in the Pacific Division and have a strong chance to extend their winning streak when they host the Colorado Avalanche on Saturday in the first leg of a home-and-home series. Winners of four in a row, the Sharks look to co
The Ottawa Senators have rebounded from a four-game skid by ripping off four victories in their last five games. The lone defeat in the hot stretch for the Senators was a 5-2 setback to provincial rival Toronto last weekend, a loss the Senators have a chance to avenge when they pay a visit to the Ma