NHL – National Hockey League

Pick a sport any sport and the Detroit professional sports franchise is guaranteed to disappoint. (Image: eSportsReport)

Detroit Sports Teams Supported By America’s Most Long-Suffering Fans

Detroit sports teams are terrible and the loyal fans know it. All professional sports franchises have their ups and downs. Cities suffer with mediocre teams and painful streaks of losing seasons. Fortunately, large cities have professional franchises in three or four major sports, which can spread the pain by delivering […]

Ron Francis was named the general manager of the new Seattle NHL team on Thursday, and said he is looking for success soon after the team begins play in 2021. (Image: Getty)

Ron Francis Named General Manager of New Seattle NHL Team

Officials of the newest NHL franchise hired Ron Francis as their general manager, but said there is no hurry to name the Seattle team, or hire a head coach. The team, which was approved by NHL owners in December, will not begin play until the 2021-2022 season. That’s fine with […]

Jack Hughes was the No. 1 pick of the New Jersey Devils in last week’s NHL draft. (Image: Abbey Mastracco)

Devils Big Winners, Canadian Players Losers in NHL Draft

The NHL Draft held few surprises this year, with expected top pick Jack Hughes going first to the New Jersey Devils. Hughes should have an immediate impact for his team. That is not the case for other high draft picks. Unlike basketball or football, those chosen in the first round, […]

Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov won three trophies at the NHL Awards on Wednesday night. (Image: Getty)

 Kucherov, Vasilevskiy, Win Consolation Prizes at NHL Awards

It was a disappointing postseason for the Tampa Bay Lightning, but a couple of players took home some trophies at the NHL Awards on Wednesday. Nikita Kucherov won the Hart Trophy for MVP, and the Ted Lindsay Award for best player as voted by his peers. The Russian right winger […]

SLS Las Vegas Owner Alex Meruelo Aiming to Buy Arizona Coyotes

The Arizona Coyotes, one of the worst franchises in the NHL, might be getting new ownership. Alex Meruelo, who owns the casino SLS Las Vegas, is pursuing ownership of the Coyotes, according to spokespeople for both him and the team. Current owner, Andrew Barroway, who became the sole owner in […]

The Saint Louis Blues pose with the Stanley Cup after defeating the Boston Bruins in Game 7 of the Finals. (Image: Getty)

St. Louis Blues Win 2019 Stanley Cup, Ryan O’Reilly MVP

After a 52-year journey, the St. Louis Blues finally won the Stanley Cup after the Blues defeated the Boston Bruins in Game 7 of the 2019 Stanley Cup Finals by the score of 4-1. Conn Smythe MVP winner Ryan O’Reilly scored the first goal for St. Louis against Bruins’ superstar […]

Boston defenseman Zdeno Chara suffered a broken jaw in Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals, and is questionable to play on Thursday. (Image: Getty)

Zdeno Chara Injury Could Test Boston’s Depth at Defense

The depth of the Boston Bruins defense might be tested in Thursdays night’s fifth game of the Stanley Cup Finals depending on whether Zdeno Chara can play. The team’s captain broke his jaw in Monday’s game and the team doesn’t know if he’ll be available. Despite the uncertainty of Chara’s […]