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Apr 17, 14:00


The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 17, 2024 1:55 PM
     The playoffs have finally arrived and the Boston Bruins will take on a familiar opponent in the Toronto Maple Leafs. When the series kicks off, the Bruins should shuffle up…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 17, 2024 1:15 PM
     As the NHL regular season concludes, the Toronto Maple Leafs' fortunes suddenly took a quick turn on Tuesday night. For so long, it seemed they would cross paths again with…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 17, 2024 1:05 PM
     The script is familiar. The Buffalo Sabres will miss the playoffs again, extending their NHL-record drought to 13 seasons. But all is not lost, and like last year, fans can…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 17, 2024 12:55 PM
     In today's NHL rumors rundown, the Montreal Canadiens have extended the contract of head coach Martin St. Louis. Meanwhile, the Minnesota Wild have signed Marc-Andre Fleury to a one-year contract…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 17, 2024 12:40 PM
     The Philadelphia Flyers were competitive until the very end, losing a playoff spot in heartbreaking fashion. Among other things, this can be boiled down to the team's lack of star…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 17, 2024 12:18 PM
     Consider The Hockey Writers your go-to source for everything related to the NHL Draft and this page your live home page for information on the upcoming 2024 NHL Entry Draft.…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 17, 2024 12:00 PM
     The Arizona Coyotes are not just concluding their 2023-24 schedule tonight (April 17) at Mullett Arena, they're playing their final game in the Phoenix metropolitan area. After nearly three decades…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 17, 2024 11:32 AM
     Borje Salming played 16 seasons for the Toronto Maple Leafs from 1973 to 1989. In his more than 1,000 regular-season games (1,099 to be exact), he scored 148 goals and…

Apr 17, 02:00


The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 17, 2024 12:40 AM
     With their 4-1 victory over the Calgary Flames, the Vancouver Canucks have clinched the Pacific Division for the first time in their history. The last time they won the division…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 11:40 PM
     After Tuesday's (April 16) wild evening of NHL action, the matchups for the Eastern Conference were confirmed for the 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Dates and times for these matchups will…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 9:01 PM
     The Chicago Blackhawks face the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena. Here are the projected/expected lineups sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents, and others. BLACKHAWKS (23-52-5) at GOLDEN KNIGHTS (44-28-8) 10 p.m.…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 8:54 PM
     Forward Trent Frederic was announced as the winner of the 2023-24 Boston Bruins 7th Player Award before the team's final home game of the season against the Ottawa Senators on…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 7:56 PM
     That didn't take long. Luca Del Bel Belluz scored his first NHL goal, on his first NHL shot no less, in Tuesday night's (April 16) game against the Ottawa Senators.…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 6:51 PM
     Boston Bruins fans worldwide have been spoiled over the past half century with Hall of Fame-worthy coverage of their favorite team, including over 45 years with Fred Cusick (1961-1995) and…

Apr 16, 14:00


The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 1:50 PM
     With a 4-2 loss to the Carolina Hurricanes on April 14, the Chicago Blackhawks officially completed the home portion of their 2023-24 season. With two games left in the regular…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 1:40 PM
     Colton Roberts 2023-24 team: Vancouver Giants (WHL)Date of Birth: June 8, 2006Place of Birth: Maple Ridge, BC, CanadaHt: 6-foot-4 Wt: 195 poundsShoots: RightPosition: DDraft Eligibility: 2024 first-year eligible Rankings Defenseman…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 1:30 PM
     The final days of a regular season always tend to get a little crazy. Playoff spots or seeding are often on the line and matchups take center stage as teams…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 1:00 PM
     In today's NHL rumors rundown, the Buffalo Sabres are making a coaching change. Meanwhile, the Montreal Canadiens have announced that they've reached an agreement with Luke Tuch. Finally, Connor McDavid…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 12:50 PM
     In this edition of our Philadelphia Flyers news and rumors report, we look at Carter Sotheran's excellence, an entry-level contract for Hunter McDonald, and the Flyers' longshot playoff chances before…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 10:35 AM
     The New York Islanders' roller coaster of a season had plenty of highs and more than enough lows. They had plenty of games go to overtime, 26 to be exact,…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 10:29 AM
     On April 19, 2023, Roope Hintz registered his first career postseason hat trick in the Dallas Stars' 7-3 win over the Minnesota Wild in Game 2 of their first-round series.…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 16, 2024 10:28 AM
     April 16 is a huge date amongst the National Hockey League's "Original Six" franchises, with four of them winning the Stanley Cup. There are also plenty of Hall of Fame…

Apr 16, 00:00


The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 11:10 PM
     In gaining an assist against the San Jose Sharks, Connor McDavid of the Edmonton Oilers has notched his 100th assist of the 2023-24 season. It has been more than 30…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 10:10 PM
     The New York Rangers defeated the Ottawa Senators on Monday (April 15) to win the Metropolitan Division and the Presidents' Trophy for the best team in the NHL for the…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 10:06 PM
     The New York Islanders have made it back to the Stanley Cup Playoffs. They earned their spot in this year's competition thanks to a convincing 4-1 victory over the New…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 8:29 PM
     There was a lot of hoopla surrounding Monday night's match between the Montreal Canadiens and Detroit Red Wings. On Detroit's side, it had everything to do with their push for…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 7:55 PM
     Ahead of their final game in the regular season, the Columbus Blue Jackets have announced they've signed one of their top prospects, Gavin Brindley to a three-year entry-level contract. Brindley…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 5:39 PM
     The San Jose Sharks take on the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. SHARKS (19-52-9) at OILERS (48-25-6) 9:30…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 5:37 PM
     The Minnesota Wild take on the Los Angeles Kings at Crypto.com Arena tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. WILD (38-33-9) at KINGS (43-26-11) 9:30…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 5:35 PM
     The Washington Capitals (87 points) are clinging to the final wildcard spot in the Eastern Conference and welcome the Atlantic Division-leading Boston Bruins (109 points) at Capital One Arena on…

Apr 15, 10:00


The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 9:55 AM
     The Professional Women's Hockey League (PWHL) postseason is approaching. As the Women's World Championship wraps up in the next few days, the league will get back to play this Thursday,…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 9:45 AM
     The Arizona Coyotes were the team of the news cycle in recent weeks and for all the wrong reasons. After years of speculation for what the long-term solution would be…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 9:35 AM
     When the final horn sounds on the Anaheim Ducks' April 18 matchup against the Vegas Golden Knights, their 2023-24 season will come to a close. It's been another trying season…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 9:25 AM
     It was supposed to be a better season for the Ottawa Senators — one full of promise and optimism around playoff contention. Prospects were becoming every day players and starting…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 9:15 AM
     Along with their NHL team making the playoffs, Vancouver Canucks fans will also have American Hockey League (AHL) playoff hockey to watch as Vancouver's AHL team the Abbotsford Canucks clinched…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 9:05 AM
     The Colorado Avalanche are closing the regular season running through a difficult Western Conference gauntlet that – in theory – was going to be a good preparation for the playoffs.…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 8:55 AM
     On July 1, Doug Armstrong will have been general manager of the St. Louis Blues for 14 years. In that nearly decade and a half, he has found his way…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 15, 2024 8:45 AM
     The 2023-24 season for the Erie Otters came to an unfortunate end last week. Their season ended on home ice in Game 6 of their first-round series against the Kitchener…

Apr 14, 22:00


The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 8:14 PM
     In a very different game then their preliminary-round matchup, Canada got an overtime goal from Danielle Serdachny to defeat the United States 6-5 in the IIHF Women's World Championships The…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 8:10 PM
     The Anaheim Ducks have signed forward Cutter Gauthier to a three-year entry-level contract beginning this season. The 20-year-old was acquired from the Philadelphia Flyers for defenseman Jamie Drysdale, and a…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 7:21 PM
     The Arizona Coyotes take on the Calgary Flames tonight at Scotiabank Saddledome. Here are the projected/expected lineups sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents, and others. COYOTES (35-40-5) at FLAMES (36-38-5) 8 p.m.…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 6:46 PM
     That didn't take long. Frank Nazar of the Chicago Blackhawks scored his first career NHL goal just a little over 10 minutes into the first period against the Carolina Hurricanes.…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 4:25 PM
     The two-day 2024 Ontario Hockey League (OHL) Priority Selection wrapped up on Saturday and, if the Windsor Spitfires have their way, it will go a long way towards their current…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 4:15 PM
     The Stanley Cup Playoffs are less than two weeks away. The Tampa Bay Lightning have clinched their spot and have a few games left to ride out and finish on…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 4:05 PM
     Frank Nazar will make his NHL debut on Sunday (April 14) at the United Center against the Carolina Hurricanes. On Saturday (April 13), the Chicago Blackhawks announced that they had…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 3:44 PM
     The Carolina Hurricanes take on the Chicago Blackhawks tonight at the United Center as Frank Nazar makes his NHL debut. Here are the projected/expected lineups sourced from NHL.com staff writers,…

Apr 14, 10:00


The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 9:45 AM
     In the time it takes to play three periods of NHL hockey, the Edmonton Oilers went from controlling their own destiny to having only a minuscule chance at finishing first…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 9:05 AM
     The Columbus Blue Jackets are done to their final game of the regular season this coming Tuesday against the Carolina Hurricanes. Once the buzzer sounds, the real work will begin…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 8:49 AM
     Check back each day between 3 and 4 p.m. (Eastern) to get the projected lineups, starting goalies, injury news, and roster updates for every game. On weekends, the lineups will…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 8:45 AM
     The Edmonton Oilers are preparing for a playoff run after one of the most interesting seasons in recent history. After a start riddled with issues that led to a coaching…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 8:35 AM
     The Philadelphia Flyers clutched out a 1-0 win over the New Jersey Devils during Wayne Simmonds' retirement ceremony to keep their playoff hopes alive. What were some takeaways? Ersson Finding…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 8:25 AM
     The Toronto Maple Leafs had a massive game against the Detroit Red Wings on Saturday (April 13) as the Red Wings tried to keep their playoff hopes alive. While the…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 14, 2024 8:15 AM
     The Boston Bruins took care of some business Saturday night by beating the Pittsburgh Penguins on the same night the Detroit Red Wings bested the Toronto Maple Leafs. These two…

Apr 13, 20:00


The Hockey Writers Saturday, April 13, 2024 6:48 PM
     Since being drafted 24th overall by the Philadelphia Flyers in 2015, Travis Konecny has been pretty consistent over his NHL career. Debuting as a 19-year-old in 2016-17, he has five…

The Hockey Writers Saturday, April 13, 2024 6:11 PM
     With their 3-1 victory over the Seattle Kraken, the Dallas Stars have clinched the Central Division for the first time since 2015-16. They also sit atop the Western Conference with…

The Hockey Writers Saturday, April 13, 2024 5:28 PM
     The Pittsburgh Penguins (86 points) continue their quest to qualify for the Stanley Cup playoffs by hosting the Atlantic Division-leading Boston Bruins (107 points) at PPG Paints Arena for a…

The Hockey Writers Saturday, April 13, 2024 5:14 PM
     Just in the nick of time, Jason Robertson recorded the 80th point of his 2023-24 campaign in the second-last game of the season for the Dallas Stars. The 24-year-old has…

The Hockey Writers Saturday, April 13, 2024 5:09 PM
     The Columbus Blue Jackets take on the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. BLUE JACKETS (26-42-12) at PREDATORS (46-29-5)…

The Hockey Writers Saturday, April 13, 2024 5:05 PM
     The San Jose Sharks will enter the 2024 offseason full of question marks, but perhaps no question mark is bigger than the one surrounding who the team's veteran leaders will…

The Hockey Writers Saturday, April 13, 2024 4:59 PM
     The Canadiens take on the Senators at the Canadian Tire Centre tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. CANADIENS (30-36-13) at SENATORS (35-40-4) 7 p.m.…

The Hockey Writers Saturday, April 13, 2024 4:58 PM
     The Detroit Red Wings take on the Toronto Maple Leafs at Scotiabank Arena tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. RED WINGS (38-32-9)…

Apr 13, 06:00


The Hockey Writers Saturday, April 13, 2024 12:37 AM
     The Vegas Golden Knights have clinched a spot in the playoffs for the second season in a row after their 7-2 win over the Minnesota Wild on Friday. They have…

The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 11:46 PM
     The Minnesota Wild's Marat Khusnutdinov scored his first career NHL goal on Friday (April 12) against the Vegas Golden Knights. Khustnutdinov was the Wild's second-round pick in 2020 when they…

The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 10:59 PM
     With his first-period goal against the Minnesota Wild, Jack Eichel became the fourth 30-goal scorer in Vegas Golden Knights franchise history, following Jonathan Marchessault (two times; last: 41 in 2023-24),…

The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 10:46 PM
     The Arizona Coyotes will relocate to Salt Lake City, Utah for the 2024-25 season, PHNX Craig Morgan and Sportsnet reported on Friday. The rumor of relocation has been jumpstarted by…

The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 10:42 PM
     With his assist on the Chicago Blackhawks goal against the Nashville Predators, Connor Bedard became the seventh rookie in franchise history with 60 in a season, joining Steve Larmer (90…

Apr 12, 18:00


The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 5:25 PM
     The Calgary Flames play the Anaheim Ducks tonight at the Honda Center. Here are the projected/expected lineups sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents, and others. FLAMES (35-38-5) at DUCKS (26-48-5) 10 p.m.…

The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 5:19 PM
     The Arizona Coyotes take on the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL. com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. COYOTES (34-40-5) at OILERS (48-24-5) 9…

The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 5:18 PM
     The Nashville Predators face the Chicago Blackhawks tonight at the United Center. Here are the projected/expected lineups sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents, and others. PREDATORS (45-29-5) at BLACKHAWKS (23-50-5) 8:30 p.m.…

The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 5:17 PM
     The Carolina Hurricanes take on the St. Louis Blues at Enterprise Center tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL. com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. HURRICANES (50-22-7) at BLUES (42-32-5)…

The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 3:55 PM
     The Montreal Canadiens have signed one of their top defensive prospects, defenseman Lane Hutson, to a three-year entry-level contract. Canadiens fans didn't have to wait long, as less than 24 hours after his college…

The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 3:40 PM
     Check back each day between 3 and 4 p.m. (Eastern) to get the projected lineups, starting goalies, injury news, and roster updates for every game. On weekends, the lineups will…

The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 3:30 PM
     With three games left in the regular season, the Carolina Hurricanes are already in the playoffs and waiting to see who they will face in the first round. They are…

The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 2:45 PM
     Since the 1899-1900 season, upstate New York's Cornell University has fielded a hockey team. A storied NCAA Division I program, the Big Red has 24 NCAA Tournament appearances, two NCAA…

Apr 12, 04:00


The Hockey Writers Friday, April 12, 2024 1:13 AM
     Courtesy of a 4-1 victory over the Calgary Flames on Thursday night, the Los Angeles Kings have clinched a berth in the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Californian club has made…

The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 11:06 PM
     The Toronto Maple Leafs faced off against the New Jersey Devils tonight at the Scotiabank Arena, which the Devils won 6-5 late with a goal in the third. However, during…

The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 10:18 PM
     Sidney Crosby is now 10th alone on the NHL's all-time scoring list. With a goal and two assists against the Detroit Red Wings on Thursday, he passed the great Phil…

The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 9:08 PM
     Nikolaj Ehlers reached a solid career milestone for the Winnipeg Jets in a highly important game against the Dallas Stars. Scoring the 200th goal of his NHL career, he became…

The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 8:53 PM
     As the Pittsburgh Penguins battled the Detroit Red Wings with a potential Wild Card spot on the line, Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby reached a personal milestone. His second-period goal put him at…

Apr 11, 14:00


The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 1:55 PM
     Earlier in the season, goalie prospect Dennis Hildeby received his first call-up to the Toronto Maple Leafs. He accompanied the team during a road trip through California. He watched but…

The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 1:25 PM
     The New York Rangers were one of the most active teams ahead of the 2024 NHL Trade Deadline on March 8. They needed to fill a few holes, and while…

The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 12:40 PM
     The Dallas Stars are the team to beat in the Western Conference. They've separated themselves from the pack, only trailing the New York Rangers in the Presidents' Trophy race. This…

The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 12:30 PM
     In today's NHL rumors rundown, the Carolina Hurricanes will have some big offseason decisions to make with some key free agents still not signed to new deals. Meanwhile, will Patrick…

The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 11:36 AM
     With 2019 in the past, it brings the end of a decade with it. The previous decade brought some of the best players to ever play the game into the…

The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 11:28 AM
     The Philadelphia Flyers have had themselves their fair share of great first-round picks through the years, and since they are set to pick fifth overall this year, it's a good…

The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 11:23 AM
     Players and even franchises come and go, oft-forgotten to the pages of history, but some remain in legend and folklore. Though the Hartford Whalers were a struggling franchise for much…

The Hockey Writers Thursday, April 11, 2024 11:15 AM
     No one saw the Pittsburgh Penguins coming. On March 26, they beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-1. That game proved to be the turning point of their season. Currently, they have…

Apr 11, 02:00


The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 10, 2024 10:14 PM
     As the Edmonton Oilers take on the Vegas Golden Knights, Mattias Ekholm has reached a new career high in goals and tied his career high in points on the Oilers'…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 10, 2024 6:15 PM
     The NHL has three scheduled games tonight. It's a strictly Western Conference slate featuring playoff-clinching scenarios and a race to win a division crown. Projected Lineups Chicago Blackhawks – St.…

Apr 10, 12:00


The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 10, 2024 11:55 AM
     In today's NHL rumors rundown, at least one source out of the Philadelphia Flyers organization has shot down any rumors that John Tortorella is on his way out. Meanwhile, the…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 10, 2024 11:39 AM
     Dating back to 1967, when the NHL saw its first expansion, the Philadelphia Flyers have had one of the most iconic uniforms in hockey. As one of the only teams…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 10, 2024 11:33 AM
     The NHL is getting faster. Gone are the days when hitting and grinding are enough to compete in the best league in the world. Now, speed and skill reign supreme.…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 10, 2024 11:28 AM
     Possibly more than any other sport, there is a unique culture that surrounds hockey. It's a tightly knit group that is as dedicated to its sport as any in the…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 10, 2024 11:05 AM
     On March 23, 2024, the Philadelphia Flyers had a 36-26-9 record, giving them 81 points in 71 contests and an all-but-certain postseason berth right in the palm of their hand.…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 10, 2024 10:50 AM
     The Toronto Maple Leafs season is slowly coming to an end, and with that typically comes rather boring games. It seemed like this game against the New Jersey Devils would…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 10, 2024 10:44 AM
     April 10 has been quite an eventful day in National Hockey League history. Among some of the memorable moments is the greatest comeback in Stanley Cup playoff history and a…

The Hockey Writers Wednesday, April 10, 2024 10:15 AM
     The 2024 Men's Frozen Four concludes Sunday, April 13. With only four teams remaining, many top NHL prospects have already announced their moves to other top schools. Most notable of…

Apr 10, 00:00


The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 11:47 PM
     It seems wild to fathom that a player like Nathan MacKinnon who has accomplished so much already had any milestones left to achieve. He's a Stanley Cup champion, has two 100-point seasons…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 11:09 PM
     What a year it's been for Seth Jarvis of the Carolina Hurricanes. In just his third NHL season, Jarvis reached a personal landmark with his 30th goal of 2023-24 in…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 10:50 PM
     The Nashville Predators have been on the hunt for a postseason berth for weeks, playing like a team on a mission. They did the deed on Tuesday night at home…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 10:15 PM
     Another big night for Nikita Kucherov is in the books. He has another three-point night, putting the Tampa Bay Lightning en route to a 5-2 win over the Columbus Blue…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 9:51 PM
     On Tuesday night, Toronto Maple Leaf Auston Matthews scored his 66th goal of the 2023-24 campaign, setting the record for most goals in a single season during the salary cap…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 9:45 PM
     Detroit Red Wings forward Patrick Kane has done a lot in his illustrious NHL career. In addition to winning three Stanley Cups and earning himself an undisputable place in the…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 8:45 PM
     Noah Dobson hit a major milestone on Tuesday with his 59tth and 60th assist of the season in the first period of the New York Islanders' home game against the…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 8:40 PM
     On Tuesday night the Arizona Coyotes take on the Seattle Kraken at Climate Pledge Arena. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. COYOTES (33-39-5)…

Apr 09, 10:00


The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 9:55 AM
     The Edmonton Oilers are preparing to make a deep playoff run this season, but one of their biggest question marks heading to the season's conclusion is their goaltending. Stuart Skinner…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 9:45 AM
     The Vegas Golden Knights dropped their fourth and final meeting against the Vancouver Canucks to split the season series, coming up just short and losing 4-3 on Monday night. This…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 9:35 AM
     With only a few weeks to go until the start of the 2024 NHL Playoffs, the Colorado Avalanche are almost locked into their first-round match-up after a poor string of…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 9:25 AM
     EJ Emery 2023-24 Team: University of North DakotaDate of Birth: Mar. 18, 2006.Place of Birth: Surrey, BC, CANHt: 6-foot-3, Wt: 185 poundsShoots: RightPosition: DefenceNHL Draft Eligibility: 2024 first-year eligible Rankings…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 9:15 AM
     Utah Jazz owner Ryan Smith wants to know what the public thinks an NHL team in Salt Lake City should be called. He took to X (formerly Twitter) to promote…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 9:05 AM
     Though the Calgary Flames were only eliminated from playoff contention this past Thursday, most of the fan base accepted the reality that it wasn't happening with this team for some…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 8:55 AM
     It's not official yet, but it seems certain that the St. Louis Blues are set to miss the playoffs for the second season in a row, which will. be the…

The Hockey Writers Tuesday, April 9, 2024 8:45 AM
     Welcome to the latest edition of Blackhawks Bytes, a series featuring quotes and comments from players, coaches, management, journalists and fans alike concerning everything Chicago Blackhawks. The purpose of this ongoing column…

Apr 08, 20:00


The Hockey Writers Monday, April 8, 2024 6:17 PM
     Tomas Hertl will make his debut for the Vegas Golden Knights on Monday night when the Golden Knights hit the road to play the Vancouver Canucks. Hertl has been out…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 8, 2024 6:12 PM
     The Vegas Golden Knights take on the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Arena tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. GOLDEN KNIGHTS (42-26-8) at CANUCKS (47-22-8)…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 8, 2024 5:10 PM
     In the hallowed halls of Madison Square Garden, the New York Rangers celebrate their most legendary players by retiring their numbers, a tribute that immortalizes their contributions to the franchise…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 8, 2024 5:02 PM
     The Toronto Maple Leafs host the Pittsburgh Penguins tonight at Scotiabank Arena. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. PENGUINS (36-30-11) at MAPLE LEAFS (44-23-9) 7…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 8, 2024 4:50 PM
     Toronto Maple Leafs winger Mitch Marner is approaching the final year of his six-year contract, valued at an average annual value (AAV) of $10.9 million. As he eyes unrestricted free…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 8, 2024 4:30 PM
     The Bridgeport Islanders have the worst offense in the American Hockey League. They average only 2.21 goals per game and have been held to one goal or fewer in five…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 8, 2024 4:09 PM
     Check back each day between 3 and 4 p.m. (Eastern) to get the projected lineups, starting goalies, injury news, and roster updates for every game. On weekends, the lineups will…

The Hockey Writers Monday, April 8, 2024 3:45 PM
     Recently on 32 Thoughts: The Podcast, Elliotte Friedman and Jeff Marek discussed that the Carolina Hurricanes could be forced into moving on from 25-year-old forward Martin Necas. The forward has…

Apr 08, 08:00

Apr 07, 18:00


The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 7, 2024 5:28 PM
     Check back each day between 3 and 4 p.m. (Eastern) to get the projected lineups, starting goalies, injury news, and roster updates for every game. On weekends, the lineups will…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 7, 2024 5:08 PM
     The Nashville Predators take on the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. PREDATORS (44-29-4) at DEVILS (37-36-4) 7…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 7, 2024 5:00 PM
     In what was easily their most important game of the season, the Buffalo Sabres had very little to show against the Detroit Red Wings as they were defeated by a…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 7, 2024 4:51 PM
     The San Jose Sharks take on the Arizona Coyotes at the SAP Center in San Jose tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents, and…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 7, 2024 4:38 PM
     The Columbus Blue Jackets take on the Carolina Hurricanes at PNC Arena tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. BLUE JACKETS (26-39-12) at HURRICANES (48-22-7)…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 7, 2024 4:35 PM
     The Ottawa Senators take on the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena tonight. Here are the projected/expected lineups, sourced from NHL.com staff writers, independent correspondents and others. SENATORS (33-39-4) at CAPITALS (36-30-10) 6…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 7, 2024 4:14 PM
     After falling 3-1 to the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday, the Buffalo Sabres are going to miss the playoffs for the 13th straight season. They now hold the record for…

The Hockey Writers Sunday, April 7, 2024 3:15 PM
     Igor Chernyshov 2023-24 Team: MHK Dynamo Moskva / MHLDate of Birth: Nov. 30, 2005Place of Birth: Penza, RussiaHt: 6-feet-2 Wt: 192 poundsShoots: RPosition: LWNHL Draft Eligibility: 2024 first-year eligible Rankings…