Blue get 4-1 preseason win over Wild
Boston dealt a blow to Florida, while other Eastern playoff contenders looked to keep pace.
Alex Ovechkin scored his NHL-leading 50th goal, reaching that mark for the sixth time and tying a team record with the 472nd of his career, and added an assist to help the Washington Capitals beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-2 Tuesday night.
Detroit forward Drew Miller left Tuesday's 2-1 loss to the Ottawa Senators early in the first period after being cut by Mark Stone's skate.
The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated left wing Matt Calvert off injured reserve after he missed the last 15 games with a concussion.
The effort to bring an NHL franchise to Las Vegas is now extending to corporate entities including casinos, prospective owner Bill Foley says.
Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Kris Letang was released from a hospital Sunday but has been diagnosed with a concussion as a result of a scary hit he received Saturday from Arizona Coyotes captain Shane Doan.
"We don't think anybody should be playing in these [hockey] helmets," said Stefan Duma of Virginia Tech, about the lowest-performing hockey helmets.
New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist was back in action for the first time since Feb. 2, and he fell to 25-12-3 with a 4-2 loss to the Boston Bruins on Saturday afternoon at TD Garden.
Alex Ovechkin tallied the sixth 50-goal season of his career as the Capitals defeated the Hurricanes 4-2.
Boston University hockey player Jack Eichel joins "SportsCenter" to discuss why he decided to play college hockey and how he compares to Connor McDavid.
While it's too late for this season, the Blue Jackets are getting healthy and showing how tough they will be moving forward.
John Buccigross, Barry Melrose and Scott Burnside look at the tight wild-card race in the West, check in on the flying-under-the-radar Penguins and take a look at the goalie issues hitting the Red Wings.
Uni Watch: What would you like to see an expansion team in Las Vegas be called? The Hangovers? Tell us and design your own sweater.
Flames winger Johnny Gaudreau talks about his success in his first NHL season, his chances of winning the Calder Memorial Trophy as the league's top rookie, and Calgary's playoff chances.
ESPN.com celebrates its 20th anniversary this week. We highlight some of the top athletes who represented the pinnacle of sports from 1995-2015.
Reese Waters reports from Buffalo, New York, where Buffalo Sabres fans are rooting against their team in the hopes of getting the top pick in the NHL draft.
With his team trailing and the goalie pulled, Miami (Ohio) defenseman Louie Belpedio puts his body on the line to make an incredible save and keep his team alive.
A new study finds that more than a quarter of all hockey helmets worn by players, from the NHL to youth leagues, are not recommended based on their inability to reduce concussion risk.
With seven guys within five points of the league scoring lead, who better to break down the Art Ross Trophy race than The Great One.
ESPN.com celebrates its 20th anniversary this week. We highlight some of the top teams that characterized greatness in sports from 1995-2015.
The men's NCAA hockey tournament begins this weekend. Here are 50 thoughts to get you ready.
The fall of Jimmy Howard will only help the rise of Petr Mrazek in Detroit's net. Who else is making noise in the push for the playoffs?
Jaromir Jagr says he could play at least seven more years, and there is no questioning the impact the 43-year-old has already had on the Panthers.
Tanking or trying? The Edmonton Oilers have been perhaps the most inept franchise in the league in terms of drafting and player development, and while there is a long road ahead to fix nearly a decade of mistakes, a glimmer of hope might be surfacing, writes Scott Burnside
The Wild were at a season low back in January, but a boost in confidence and the acquisition of Devan Dubnyk have made them real contenders in the West.
LeBrun: Will Mike Babcock or Todd McLellan end up in Toronto? Is Claude Julien out in Boston? Expect big changes behind some benches this offseason.