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Will Connor McDavid soon become the youngest captain in NHL history?

It’s not a done deal yet, but if I were a betting man I’d say the ‘C’ for Connor McDavid’s jersey is tucked away somewhere in the Oilers equipment room, just waiting to be revealed any day now.  At 19, McDavid would become …

Stern hopes legalized betting expands in US

3:01 PM ET Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email print comment Former NBA commissioner David Stern, a longtime ardent opponent of sports betting legalization, said Thursday that his position has evolved to a point where he now hopes to see legal sports …

Fantasy 30: Latest on Ristolainen, Lindholm, Seguin and more

12:00 PM ET Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email print comment While you may be an avid fan of a particular NHL team — and keep up to date on all the news and rumors regarding that franchise — there are 29 …

NHL Rumors: Coyotes, Flames and Sabres

On Arizona Coyotes and Tobias Rieder … Chris Nichols: Bob McKenzie said that Tobias Rieder hasn’t demanded a trade, but his agent suggested to the Coyotes that it may be in their best interest to trade him if they won’t …

NBC’s NHL Ad Revenue Pacing 5% Ahead of Last Season

With less than two weeks to go before the 2016-17 NHL season begins, NBC Sports Group is pacing about 5% ahead of last season in its ad sales for telecasts on NBC and NBCSN, says Seth Winter, executive VP, sales and …

Rangers have room to maneuver with NHL salary cap

With two preseason games in the books, let’s take a quick look at the math and how one possible opening-night lineup for the Rangers stacks up against the $73-million salary cap. Hint: They’ve got room to maneuver. NHL teams must …

NHL vs. IOC: A power play that’s just getting started – Money at Play …

As Canada appears ready to hoist the World Cup of Hockey trophy and prove we are the dominant hockey nation, the media narrative will likely once again debate whether the event is going to mean the end of NHL participation in the …

NHL, NHLPA expect World Cup of Hockey to return in 2020

TORONTO (AP) The World Cup of Hockey will return, without a doubt, and avoid another 12-year break. NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly and NHLPA Executive Director Don Fehr both confirmed for The Associated Press on Friday that they expect the …

NHL 2016-17: Odds stacked against Penguins repeating (Sep 30, 2016)

After the Penguins paraded the Stanley Cup through the streets of Pittsburgh, Sidney Crosby took it to his hometown of Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia, Evgeni Malkin to Moscow and Phil Kessel to a children’s hospital in Toronto as part of …

Chicago Blackhawks 2016-17 NHL season preview – Sportsnet.ca

Eric Engels September 30, 2016, 11:00 AM Presented by Presented by Eric Engels   September 30, 2016, 11:00 AM As we approach the 2016-17 season, we’re previewing what’s ahead for each of the 30 NHL teams. Here’s what’s on deck for …