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Evander Kane speaks out on how hockey world can address racial oppression

Just over 2,000 miles northeast of San Jose, Calif., the home of Evander Kane‘s Sharks, the city of Minneapolis has been consumed by protests over the death of George Floyd. The 46-year-old African-American man died Monday after being pinned to the ground beneath the knee of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin, who was today…

YouTuber creates video of all the Stanley Cup-winning goals since 1933

What does Gordie Howe, Maurice Richard, Jean Beliveau, Wayne Gretzky, and Capitals’ center Lars Eller all have in common? These players have all had the distinction of scoring a Stanley Cup-winning goal. They are five of nearly 100 hockey players who have done so since the NHL formed in late 1917. YouTuber yosoo created a…

Penguins Excitement, Carey Price and What Comes Next for NHL

It’s been an amazing weekend in the NHL, and for two countries. North America will get the NHL hockey and the 2020 Stanley Cup presentation. The dates and locations are still to be determined. Still, the NHLPA voted to accept the 24-team playoff proposal on Friday night in which the Pittsburgh Penguins will face the…

Mark Madden: Talent, playoff experience will benefit Penguins in unique postseason

The NHL’s proposed 24-team playoff reportedly has the Penguins playing Montreal in a best-of-five preliminary-round series. Montreal features goaltender Carey Price, not quite in his prime but widely regarded as one of hockey’s best. A best-of-five vs. Price is no easy task, even with Montreal 15 points back of the Penguins. The Canadiens were 10…

Avhoppade klubben ersätts inte: ”Det kändes fel”

Foto: Bildbyrån / Studio ATG HockeyettanIgårRent sportsligt kvalificerade sig Härnösand för spel i Hockeyettan kommande säsong, men valde efter moget övervägande att tacka nej till platsen i ligan. Nu står det klart att klubben inte kommer att ersättas och att norra serien därmed spelas på elva lag. – Det kändes fel, säger Mats ”Horndal” Johansson…

Marner contemplates effect of coronavirus on NHL, Leafs re-sign Brooks to two-year pact

As the COVID-19 global pandemic continues to make an impact around the world, Maple Leafs star Mitch Marner has concerns about the National Hockey League’s possible return to the ice.While playing an online video game with a group of players, the subject of the NHL resuming action was raised.“What my thought on this is, OK,…

Without a vaccine, minor hockey families fear tremendous change

MONTREAL -- There are two black hockey bags sitting in the office of Mike Baumgartner's home, and he wonders if they will be used again. Minor hockey associations across Canada have had to cut their seasons due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and many of them are trying to determine when they will resume and how…

NHL opens voting for 2019-20 Fan Choice Awards

The NHL has opened up its annual Fan Choice Awards, giving hockey faithful the chance once again to chime in on the best players, moments, and personalities of the 2019-20 season (so far). There are 20 categories this year, ranging from on-ice feats like goal-, save-, and play-of-the-year and online content (best GIF, team video,…