NHL Hockey News
NHL on Yahoo! Sports - News, Scores, Standings, Rumors, Fantasy Games
Comprehensive National Hockey League news, scores, standings, fantasy games, rumors, and more
12/07/2017 08:08 PM Top 10 bloopers from the NHL season Hockey oftens reminds us that just like in life, there's always a lighter side worth embracing.
12/11/2017 06:22 AM NHL Mixed Bag: Seattle's irresistible lure takes hold in expansion bid Each Monday during the NHL season, Rob Mixer takes a look at the biggest storylines from the hockey week that was. A couple weeks ago, we were speculating what would happen with Houston and its newfound quest to obtain an NHL franchise. Now the course has totally reversed. It sure smells like we'
12/11/2017 05:43 AM Highlights of Sunday's NHL games (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Hockey League games on Sunday: Blues 3, Sabres 2 Vladimir Tarasenko scored with 36 seconds left in overtime to lift the St. Louis Blues to their fourth consecutive win, 3-2 over the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday night. The Sabres tied the game 2-2 with 1:27
12/11/2017 05:41 AM Islanders look to end skid vs. Capitals It took a little longer than expected, but the Washington Capitals are right where most forecasters predicted. Unfortunately for the New York Islanders, the same can be said for them. A pair of Metropolitan Division contenders will face off Monday night when the Islanders host the Capitals at Barclays
12/11/2017 05:11 AM Tarasenko has OT Winner The Monday Dose looks at a shutout from Curtis McElhinney as well as Vladimir Tarasenko and Nino Niederreiter scoring overtime winners.
12/11/2017 05:00 AM Listen to Fer Sure: Episode 12 Here's what Peter and Jay have for you this time (all time locations are without the opening ad): Marchand / Tkachuk: (00:00 - 15:00) Brad Marchand does what he does best and looks to be getting away with it. Also Matthew Tkachuk gets another one game suspension. NHL Jam: (15:00 - 21:30) Jay played
12/11/2017 04:17 AM National Hockey League roundup (The Sports Xchange) - The St. Louis Blues placed forward Jaden Schwartz on injured reserve with a right ankle injury and he will be re-evaluated in six weeks, the team announced Sunday. Schwartz sustained the injury when he blocked a shot in the Blues' 6-1 win over the Red Wings on Saturday in Detroit
12/11/2017 12:31 AM Sharks defenseman narrowly avoids major eye injury SAN JOSE — Defenseman Dylan DeMelo will play for the Sharks on Sunday against the Minnesota Wild after he escaped what would have been a major eye injury the night before in San Jose's game against the Ottawa Senators. DeMelo was injured with 5:09 to go in the third period of Saturday's game
12/11/2017 12:05 AM Maple Leafs' Auston Matthews held out against Oilers TORONTO (AP) -- Toronto star forward Auston Matthews was held out of the Maple Leafs' game Sunday night against the Edmonton Oilers because of an upper-body injury.
12/11/2017 12:02 AM Auston Matthews out for Maple Leafs' game against Oilers SportsPulse: USA TODAY NHL columnist Kevin Allen discusses what the American roster would look like with NHL players for the Olympics. TORONTO (AP) — Toronto star forward Auston Matthews was held out of the Maple Leafs' game Sunday night game against the Edmonton Oilers because of an upper-body injury
12/10/2017 06:34 PM Vegas Play of the Day: Sabres at Blues We've entered the fourth season of the annual South Point-lined Play of the Day competition, effective July 1. Starting bankrolls have reset to $10,000, with the maximum bet being to win $1,000 and the minimum wager $300. Ray Brewer won back-to-back titles in the 2015-2016 and 2016-17 seasons, after
12/10/2017 11:51 AM Highlights of Saturday's NHL games (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Hockey League games on Saturday: Maple Leafs 4, Penguyins 3 The Toronto Maple Leafs scored twice in the opening two minutes on Saturday and held on to beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3. Toronto (19-10-1), which has won four of five, received goals from Connor
12/10/2017 08:05 AM Blackhawks look to start win streak against Coyotes The Chicago Blackhawks will try to win their second game in a row when they host the Arizona Coyotes on Sunday night at the United Center. Chicago (13-11-5) is coming off a 3-2 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday that snapped a five-game winless streak. The Blackhawks evened the score in the final
12/10/2017 06:51 AM Highlights of Saturday's NHL games (The Sports Xchange) - Highlights of National Hockey League games on Saturday: Maple Leafs 4, Penguyins 3 The Toronto Maple Leafs scored twice in the opening two minutes on Saturday and held on to beat the Pittsburgh Penguins 4-3. Toronto (19-10-1), which has won four of five, received goals from
12/10/2017 04:11 AM Best of NHL: Sergei Bobrovsky gets 23rd career shutout in Blue Jackets' win Sergei Bobrovsky picked up his league-leading fourth shutout - 23rd of his career - Saturday night in the Blue Jackets' 1-0 win over the Coyotes.
12/10/2017 06:23 AM NHL results Dec 10 (Gracenote) - Results from the NHL games on Saturday (home team in CAPS) LOS ANGELES 3 Carolina 2 (OT) SAN JOSE 5 Ottawa 0 CALGARY 4 Vancouver 2 Las Vegas 5 DALLAS 3 BOSTON 3 NY Islanders 1 Edmonton 6 MONTREAL 2 TAMPA BAY 4 Winnipeg 3 (OT) Colorado 7 FLORIDA 3 NY RANGERS 5 New Jersey 2 Toronto
12/10/2017 02:30 AM Not enough left in tank for Jets TAMPA BAY — Is there such a thing as partial redemption? It's fair to acknowledge that the Winnipeg Jets left central Florida with their collective pride reinforced, after a gritty and determined, though unspectacular, performance against the Tampa Bay Lightning, the NHL's premier team. The Jets
12/09/2017 07:25 PM Haggerty: McAvoy the driver behind any Bruins' future Cup run Charlie McAvoy is still only 19 but 26 games into his rookie season it's easy to see that the Bruins have their franchise defenseman who'll be a cornerstone for years to come.
12/09/2017 06:43 PM For the Florida Panthers, Michael Hutchinson could be the perfect fit The Panthers might have a solution in Hutchinson.
12/09/2017 06:23 PM Jets set to face electrifying Lightning TAMPA BAY -- The Winnipeg Jets went with a three-goalie system during the pre-game morning skate today. That's a big positive for the NHL club. Steve Mason rejoined the usual cast of characters wearing Jets practise jerseys at Amalie Arena, several hours before the team faces off tonight against
12/09/2017 06:01 PM Morning Skate: Were we all wrong on Malcolm Subban? NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
12/09/2017 04:51 PM Best and Worst of the Week: Panarin, weird goals and an old-school scrap Here are some of the best and worst highlights this week from across the NHL.
12/09/2017 04:04 PM Wisconsin's Annie Pankowski cut US women's hockey team COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- Wisconsin forward Annie Pankowski has been released from the U.S. women's national team, leaving the roster with 25 players.
12/09/2017 03:31 PM It's not hard to imagine a 34-team NHL after more league expansion SportsPulse: USA TODAY NHL columnist Kevin Allen discusses what the American roster would look like with NHL players for the Olympics. The NHL's commitment to considering Seattle as its 32nd team makes it tempting to wonder whether the NHL is en route to becoming a 34-team league. But don't get
12/09/2017 03:16 PM Preview: Two of NHL's best offenses meet as Lightning host Jets TV: FOX Sports Sun TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 6 p.m. TAMPA, Fla. -- The resurgent Tampa Bay Lightning face off against one of the West's best on Saturday when they host the Winnipeg Jets at Amalie Arena. Entering the week, these were the top two teams in the league, but the Jets have stumbled
12/09/2017 03:16 PM Preview: Without Luongo, Barkov, Panthers host Avalanche TV: FOX Sports Florida TIME: Pregame coverage begins at 6:30 p.m. SUNRISE, Fla. -- The way things have been going lately, the Florida Panthers may be afraid to step on the ice on Saturday night against the visiting Colorado Avalanche, and here's why: In their two previous games, the Panthers (11-
12/09/2017 01:35 PM Daniel Carr Earning His Place in Montreal Canadiens Lineup Since being called up from the American Hockey League on Nov. 29, Daniel Carr seems to have finally found his place in the Montreal Canadiens lineup on a full-time basis, something he's been trying to do since 2015. Fourth-Line Chemistry On Thursday night against the Calgary Flames, Carr scored to
12/09/2017 08:00 AM NHL seeing an uptick in scoring this season The nets aren't bigger, the goaltenders aren't smaller and yet scoring is up significantly around the NHL. Through the first two months of the season, goals are up more than 12 percent from the same time a year ago, including a whopping 14 percent increase on the power play and a 38 percent spike
12/09/2017 07:06 AM Panarin Leads With 5 Assists Elsewhere, Malcolm Subban bested Nashville and his older brother, P.K. Subban.
12/09/2017 06:46 AM NHL-Highlights of Friday's NHL games Matt Niskanen scored the go-ahead goal with 3:32 remaining, Tom Wilson and Nicklas Backstrom each added a goal and an assist, and the Washington Capitals defeated New York. Wilson's goal gave Washington a 4-2 lead with 1:32 left. Backstrom and Jay Beagle also scored for the Capitals, who have won
12/09/2017 06:37 AM The Buzzer: Subban showdown, Forsling be with you Plenty of narratives in Nashville, brotherly love, and more from Friday's action.
12/09/2017 06:16 AM Forsling's goal late in OT lifts Blackhawks over Sabres, 3-2 Gustav Forsling certainly had an eventful night, and the 21-year-old Blackhawks defenseman capped it by giving Chicago a much-needed win. Forsling scored on a screened shot from the blue line with 4.9 seconds left in overtime, and the Blackhawks rallied past the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Friday to snap a
12/09/2017 06:11 AM Road-weary Coyotes face surging Blue Jackets The Arizona Coyotes are on the road again, playing away from home for the NHL-high 20th time this season, and the Columbus Blue Jackets are returning home triumphantly Saturday night from New Jersey to finish off back-to-back games. The win vaulted the Blue Jackets (18-10-1) past the Devils into a first-place
12/09/2017 06:11 AM Ducks let Wild slip past them 3-2 in overtime Little has gone smoothly this season for the Ducks, who have battled through injuries to half their defensive corps, six of their top forwards, and their backup goaltender. A Friday that began with an air of optimism because injured centers Ryan Getzlaf and Ryan Kesler participated in the morning skate
12/09/2017 06:09 AM Dumba's overtime goal leads Wild over Ducks 3-2 ANAHEIM, Calif. -- Matt Dumba scored 3:43 into overtime, giving the Minnesota Wild a 3-2 victory over the Anaheim Ducks on Friday night. More Wild coverage Dumba's overtime goal leads Wild over Ducks 3-2 2018 U.S. National Junior Team to have major Minnesota presence Wild recall forward Joel Eriksson
12/09/2017 07:27 AM Dumba scores in OT to give Wild 3-2 win over Ducks ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Matt Dumba is hardly the player most likely to score in overtime. The defenseman has just three goals this season for Minnesota.
12/09/2017 05:34 AM Wild-Anaheim game recap GAME RECAP Star Tribune's Three Stars 1. Matt Dumba, Wild: Dumba scored the game-winner in overtime while playing a career-high 30 minutes, 4 seconds. 2. Adam Henrique, Ducks: Henrique tied it at 2 in the third period, his third goal in his past two games. 3. Jason Zucker, Wild: Zucker scored his
12/09/2017 05:16 AM What the heck was Matt Niskanen doing so far up on his game-winning goal? Matt Niskanen was in the perfect position to score the game-winner on Friday. But, as a defenseman, why was he so far up in the offensive zone?
12/09/2017 05:00 AM Dumba nets overtime winner to down the Anaheim Ducks The last time the Wild were in an overtime game, the Wild made strategic changes and it led to a coast-to-coast game-winning goal by Matt Dumba. Matt Dumba would be the hero again as the Wild captured the second point after allowing the Ducks to tie late in the third period. Jason Zucker and Zack Mitchell
12/09/2017 04:49 AM Devils, Rangers look to bounce back from losses The New York Rangers and New Jersey Devils will renew their rivalry when they meet at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night. Both teams will take the ice while playing relatively hot hockey, although each team is coming off a loss Friday night to a Metropolitan Division foe. The Devils (16-8-4) had
12/09/2017 04:28 AM Gustav Forsling has big night in a game Blackhawks 'had to win' Gustav Forsling's big night helped the Blackhawks end their five-game losing streak with a comeback, overtime win over the Sabres on Friday night.
12/09/2017 04:05 AM Vegas Golden Knights 4, Nashville Predators 3: 3 things we learned P.K. and Malcolm Subban will play against each other in a regular-season game for the first time in their professional careers. The first-ever meeting between the Predators and expansion Vegas Golden Knights on Friday came replete with fascinating storylines. May they interest you in the return of ex-Predators
12/09/2017 04:01 AM Forsling's goal late in OT lifts Blackhawks over Sabres, 3-2 CHICAGO (AP) - Gustav Forsling certainly had an eventful night, and the 21-year-old Blackhawks defenseman capped it by giving Chicago a much-needed win. Forsling scored on a screened shot from the blue line with 4.9 seconds left in overtime, and the Blackhawks rallied past the Buffalo Sabres 3-2 on Friday
12/09/2017 06:36 AM Artemi Panarin sets up five goals for Blue Jackets as Devils fall 5-3 to Columbus Artemi Panarin had five primary assists, setting up the Columbus Blue Jackets for a 5-3 victory over the host Devils on Friday night and a split of their home-and-home series. Pierre-Luc Dubois, Lukas Sedlak, Scott Harrington, Alexander Wennberg and Zach Werenski scored for Columbus. Sergei Bobrovsky
12/09/2017 03:28 AM Panarin sets up 5 goals, Blue Jackets beat Devils 5-3 NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Artemi Panarin had five primary assists, setting up the Columbus Blue Jackets for a 5-3 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Friday night and a split of their home-and-home series. Pierre-Luc Dubois, Lukas Sedlak, Scott Harrington, Alexander Wennberg and Zach Werenski scored for
12/09/2017 03:28 AM Canucks continue to adapt without Horvat (Dec 09, 2017) CALGARY, Alberta — The Vancouver Canucks have a huge gap to fill for at least the next month. They began life on Thursday without top center Bo Horvat, who is out with a broken foot. He was injured Tuesday in a win over Carolina and watched the Canucks lose meekly 4-1 to the Philadelphia Flyers two days
12/09/2017 03:28 AM Canucks continue to adapt without Horvat The Vancouver Canucks have a huge gap to fill for at least the next month. The Canucks (14-11-4) are in action again Saturday evening when they visit the Calgary Flames. "When you lose top guys in your lineup someone else has to step up," Canucks coach Travis Green told reporters in Vancouver
12/09/2017 03:17 AM Gustav Forsling's overtime goal lifts Blackhawks to much-needed win Maybe if the Blackhawks weren't mired in a five-game losing streak, and weren't on the outside of the playoff picture, and weren't in desperate need of a victory, Corey Crawford would have taken another few days off. After all, Joel Quenneville always seems to err on the side of caution when
12/09/2017 03:08 AM Sharks seek end to home skid vs. Senators After making a little history in a thrilling win, the San Jose Sharks will try to end a home losing streak against a team that arguably has been one of the league's biggest disappointments this season. San Jose looks to avoid its fourth straight loss to the Ottawa Senators on Saturday night at SAP
12/09/2017 05:24 AM Blue Jackets sit atop Metro after Panarin goes pass-happy A ridiculous five-assist night for the slick winger.
12/09/2017 02:57 AM Capitals beat Rangers 4-2 for 4th consecutive win (Dec 08, 2017) WASHINGTON (AP) Matt Niskanen scored the tiebreaking goal with 3:22 remaining and the Washington Capitals beat the New York Rangers 4-2 Friday night to continue their climb up the Metropolitan Division standings. Braden Holtby made 27 saves for the Capitals, who have won four in a row and seven of eight
NHL Hockey News - Top Sportsbooks
|Welcome to Top Sportsbooks|
|We offer content on sportsbooks tips, women in sport, and sports gambling news to keep you up to date on current events. Top Sportsbooks maintains very high standards on the sports betting sites that we recommend. Should you be interested in placing wagers at sportsbooks and casinos you may be interested in these sites.|