Sources: NHL aiming to start season mid-January
on December 4, 2020 at 5:26 pm
The NHL is now aiming for a mid-January start date with a 52- or 56-game schedule at best, sources confirmed to ESPN.
Erik Cole's old injuries and new focus in life after hockey
on December 4, 2020 at 12:19 pm
After retiring from the NHL, the former Hurricane has explored options inside the hockey world and out.
Sources: Several teams explore outdoor options
on December 3, 2020 at 10:43 pm
Several NHL teams, including the Bruins and Kings, are exploring the possibility of playing some 2020-21 home games in outdoor venues and in front of fans, provided local restrictions allow it.
Bettman says NHL not trying to back out of CBA
on December 3, 2020 at 4:33 pm
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman said the NHL is not trying to get out of the CBA that was just agreed to with the players.
Save the Angry Beaver! Seattle hockey bar hoping to survive to greet the Kraken
on December 3, 2020 at 2:42 pm
Billed as Seattle's only hockey bar, it has been the gathering place for fans of all teams. With a home team finally on the way, it hopes to make it to see the Kraken debut.
2 North Dakota hockey players kneel for anthem
on December 2, 2020 at 10:37 pm
North Dakota players Jasper Weatherby and Jacob Bernard-Docker took a knee during the national anthem before their game on Wednesday, in what is believed to be the first such protest against racial injustice during an NCAA Division I men's hockey game.
Does Michigan boast the best college hockey recruiting class ever?
on December 2, 2020 at 2:25 pm
Michigan's freshman class includes a first-round pick in the 2020 NHL draft and three other talents primed to be top-10 picks in 2021. Just how good is this group?
GM Francis: Kraken in no rush to pick first coach
on December 1, 2020 at 8:32 pm
GM Ron Francis told ESPN on Tuesday that the Kraken "want to get a lay of the landscape" before picking their coach for the 2021-22 season.
Top 300 player rankings for the 2020-21 fantasy hockey season
on December 1, 2020 at 4:57 am
Welcome to the best season yet of ESPN Fantasy Hockey, as we give you the top 300 player rankings and catch you up on all the improvements to this year's game.
The National Hockey League of Nations
on November 30, 2020 at 5:19 pm
Here are the best representatives from all 31 teams for eight countries: Canada, U.S., Finland, Sweden, Germany, Slovakia, Czech Republic and Russia -- plus some wild cards.
Contact sports ban leaves 49ers, others in limbo
on November 29, 2020 at 7:11 am
Santa Clara County, home of the 49ers and Levi's Stadium, issued enhanced COVID-19 guidelines for professional, collegiate and youth sports on Saturday afternoon that effectively put a three-week ban on any contact sports taking place in the county.
Indigenous NHL pioneer Sasakamoose dies at 86
on November 26, 2020 at 12:41 am
Fred Sasakamoose, one of the first Indigenous players in the National Hockey League, has died after fighting COVID-19. He was 86.
The best, worst contracts for every NHL team
on November 24, 2020 at 12:10 pm
Which veteran player is providing the most value per dollar? Who is providing the least? We identify the best and worst for all 31 clubs.
NHL Power Rankings: Mid-offseason edition
on November 22, 2020 at 1:34 pm
Following the draft and (most of) free agency, where do all 31 teams stack up? Here are our latest rankings.
NHL contender tiers: Where all 31 teams rank
on November 22, 2020 at 1:34 pm
From the elites to the flawed contenders to the wild cards to the basement dwellers, here's what to expect from every club this coming season.
Ranking all 31 NHL 'reverse retro' jerseys
on November 16, 2020 at 11:28 pm
From a beautiful Nordiques-Avalanche blend to the return of Lady Liberty to missed opportunities elsewhere, we identify the hits and misses for every team's jersey.