NHL

Hullabaloo and Foofah

What a difference a half century makes. Fifty years ago, a handful of games into the 1967 NHL season, the league’s grand expansion strategy appeared ready to collapse even before it had managed to skate its ...

How Real Is Hockey in Vegas?

Las Vegas, NV – Hockey people not from here keep saying the same thing: Vegas hockey is about everyone else but the people in Vegas. It’s a place that’s good at attracting tourists, and having a hockey team wil...

The Game Takes Over

So much happens in the Vegas Golden Knights in-arena game presentation that it doesn’t seem like there could be more spectacle than there is. And then there is. The excitement begins before the game, in the ...

Photo Gallery: Oilers vs Flyers (10/21/2017)

  The Philadelphia Flyers defeated the visiting Edmonton Oilers by a score of 2-1 during regulation. Three Star Selections: 1st Wayne Simmonds (#17 PHI) 2nd Claude Giroux (#28 PHI) 3rd Patrick...

Devils Identity Taking Form

NEWARK, NJ- - The Devils have arrived but will they stay? When the general manager Ray Shero was hired in the summer of 2015, he made it clear in his first press conference that the Devils were going to be a...

Bishop Checkmates Arizona Twice, Stars Over .500

When Stars General Manager Jim Nill signed goalie Ben Bishop to a six-year deal this past offseason, he undoubtedly thought of nights like Tuesday, Oct. 17 and 19. Netminder Bishop came up with several big stop...

Rangers lose again; this time to the Islanders

New York - It seems as if we are watching the pre-lockout New York Rangers as they drop yet another game, this time to the New York Islanders 4-3 in a shootout. In the 2003-2004 season the Rangers went 27-40-7-...

Taking It to the Bank

He practices it. Really, he does. https://twitter.com/SI_NHL/status/920465603856666625 When Sidney Crosby threw that backhand shot toward the front of the net, banking it off of goalie Henrik Lundqvist...