Las Vegas, Quebec City submit expansion bids to NHL

Bill Foley has put his money down on an NHL expansion team in Las Vegas. And Quebec...cities moved one step closer to joining the NHL as expansion teams after the league announced...City, which previously served home to the NHL's Nordiques.Quebecor also has ties to...


...Augusta, each shot 71. NHLBoston to hold Winter ClassicThe Winter Classic is coming to the home of the New England Patriots.NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman joined officials from the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens on Wednesday to say the Original Six...

NHL on verge of changing overtime period to 3-on-3

LAS VEGAS - The NHL plans to play three-on-three overtime...The league's general managers and the NHL Players' Association agreed Tuesday to...three minutes of three-on-three.The NHL began playing four-on-four overtime...

Connor McDavid is top pick in NHL Draft

...McDavid's journey toward widely expected NHL superstardom officially began Friday night...the days when Wayne Gretzky dominated the NHL and Edmonton won five titles in a seven-year...he was presented the Calder Trophy as the NHL's best rookie this past season this week...

Martin St. Louis retiring from NHL after 16 seasons

New York Rangers forward Martin St. Louis is retiring after 16 NHL seasons, seven All Star selections and one Stanley Cup with the Tampa...AHL goalie Pheonix Copley and a third-round pick in next year's NHL Draft to St. Louis.

Andong Song welcomes the pressure of being the first Chinese player to be picked in NHL Draft

SUNRISE, Fla. - For the first time, a Chinese player was selected in the NHL Draft.Andong Song was chosen by the New York Islanders with the No. 172 pick in the draft Saturday. The defenseman, who goes...


...Terms were not immediately available.? Buffalo Bills president Russ Brandon's role is expanding to include overseeing the NHL's Buffalo Sabres as part of a front-office restructuring under Terry and Kim Pegula, who own both teams.

McDavid expected to go No. 1 in NHL Draft to Edmonton Oilers

...There's no mystery, no drama, no guessing about what will happen when the Edmonton Oilers make the first pick Friday night in the NHL draft. It's going to be McDavid's moment, as hockey's latest heir apparent ? a 6-foot-1 center who has already...

Chris Pronger enters hall of fame despite being under contract thanks to bylaw change

...since he is still under contract as an NHL player. His inclusion took a bylaw change...Lidstrom earned seven Norris Trophies as the NHL's top defenseman and won four Stanley Cups...earned induction because of his longtime NHL ownership of the Hartford Whalers and Carolina...

South Korea has much work to do to create Olympic-class hockey team

...a development camp for prospects of the NHL's Dallas Stars.Hockey's roots aren't...Dallas players still trying to reach the NHL. All three are under 25, and have a reasonable...first native of South Korea to play in the NHL, but he grew up in Canada. He used to...