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New Briefs Filed as New Jersey Sports Betting Nears Supreme Court Review

Two new briefs have been filed this week to the Supreme Court in support of New Jersey’s attempt to legalize sports betting at the state’s casinos and racetracks. One of those briefs was filed by the New Jersey Thoroughbred Horsemen’s …

Top 250 fantasy hockey dynasty league rankings

4:47 PM GMT Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment The one treat to tackling a dynasty NHL ranking for the first time here at ESPN.com: There is little to no debate about the top two players (perhaps even …

All about the Money…The NHL’s awful Olympics decision

Since 1998, the NHL has taken about two weeks off every four years to send the best players in the world to compete in the Winter Olympics.  That streak comes to an end this coming Olympics, to the detriment of …

Concussion expert: CTE research in former NHL players lagging behind NFL

A year after NHL commissioner Gary Bettman was accused of being “dismissive” in response to research of a potential link between concussions and chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), at least one concussion specialist is calling for more posthumous brain donations from hockey …

NHL Rumors and News: Islanders, Sharks, Pens, Jackets, Wings and Doan

On the New York Islanders … Darren Dreger: John Tavares camp has confirmed that they haven’t spoken about financial specifics with the NY Islanders to this point. On the San Jose Sharks … Kevin Kurz: It wouldn’t be a surprise …

Five NHL teams in danger of missing playoffs in 2017-18

x Embed x Share CLOSE The real star of the expansion draft wasn’t Marc-Andre Fleury or James Neal, it was George McPhee. The general manager’s draft has set Vegas up to be contenders sooner rather than later. USA TODAY Sports …

2017-18 team-by-team NHL season outlook: Previewing the Philadelphia Flyers

As October creeps closer, another NHL season creeps with it. In the 13th of a series of team-by-team summer reviews and season previews, here’s a glimpse at the … Philadelphia Flyers The Philadelphia Flyers have been on-again, off-again playoff contenders …

Archibald has son baptized in Stanley Cup

  [RELATED: Summer with Stanley coverage]   Pittsburgh Penguins forward Josh Archibald used his day with the Cup to baptize his 3-week-old son, Brecken, in a small ceremony in Minnesota. Tweet from @keeperofthecup: Three-week-old Brecken Archibald gets baptized out of …

LIVE STREAM: NHL Prospects Tournament

We will provide live coverage of the NHL Prospects Tournament from Centre Ice Arena in Traverse City Sept. 8-12. Just click on the link to watch the game of your choice: FRIDAY, SEPT. 8Columbus Blue Jackets vs. Dallas Stars at …

NHL 100 in 100: Blake Comeau’s breakaway blunder

Over the next 100 days, host Steve Dangle will break down the top 100 moments of the NHL’s centennial season. Check out the entire series on Sportsnet’s YouTube page and subscribe for more exclusive content. No. 40 In a moment …