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NHL Seattle Provides New Arena Construction Updates

NHL Seattle plays its first official National Hockey League game in the 2021-22 season. The privately funded $930 arena renovation project for the old Key Arena is scheduled to open in the summer of 2021.

Not the 1990s

Continuing to play “who’s here and who’s gone” with the Kings, let’s take a  moment to  mourn the departure of Alec Martinez.  Why? Fans loved him, if not quite as much as they adore Kopitar, Doughty, Brown,...

Ovechkin Reaches 700

NEWARK--After sitting on 698 goals for five games, it seemed unlikely that Alex Ovechkin, coming off a game in which he put home his 699th, would go that long for the milestone of goal number 700. That notio...

The Kase for Backes

So let’s play the same game with the Anaheim Ducks as we did with the LA Kings last night. It’s called “who is missing?” And the answers start with Ondrej Kase. And end with Ondrej Kase. He’s a Bruin. Only t...

In with the New

Out with the old, in with the (kinda) new. That’s the phrase that’s guiding the LA Kings as this, their most disastrous season in decades, slowly sinks into the sea. They’re currently 21-34-5, and who’s gone? ...

Opportunity Knocks for Devils and Sharks

NEWARK--No, this isn't early September nor is it training camp. But for the Devils and Sharks, Thursday's contest offers opportunity--maybe even an audition. In what is a formality of the schedule, the featured...

Flames Faltering at Home

The Pacific division is in complete chaos at the moment, with the top four teams in the division stumbling their respective ways through it. Amidst the confusion, enter the Calgary Flames, who returned home on Saturday night after a four-game road trip with three wins against divisional opponents, boasting a +12 goal differential over that four-game stretch.

Coleman Deal a Reminder of Failed Season

It was his goal on opening night that was going to set the tone on this 2019-20 campaign. The one of build-up and promise. The one where the Devils, who had seen one playoff appearance in seven years, finally a...

The Tom Fitzgerald Audition

NEWARK—Tom Fitzgerald might have the ‘Interim’ tag on his General Manager title, but there’s no reason to think he will have any restrictions as the Feb. 24 deadline nears when it comes to deciding what’s best ...

Almost There

When the calendar turns to February in the National Hockey League, it usually indicates that the end is in sight. Sure, it might mean the end of the season for half of the league, but the other half will hav...