...team and development rights to the 28-acre Civic Arena site.The New Jersey Devils established the previous record for an NHL franchise, fetching $320 million from Josh Harris in 2013.Lemieux and Burkle had hired Morgan Stanley, the company that...

Many NHL players are following Blue Jays' torrid run closely

...the playoffs. He's ready.Just like fans across Canada, NHL players are getting caught up in Blue Jays fever. Couture watches...fan. She could easily be switched."It'll be time for the NHL season to get started when baseball's postseason begins. Couture...


...dies at 82Al Arbour, the bespectacled gentleman of a coach who molded a young and talented New York Islanders franchise into an NHL dynasty that won four consecutive Stanley Cups in the early 1980s, has died. He was 82.The Islanders confirmed Arbour's...

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...

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...

Blackhawks tie up series with Lightning in NHL Final

...20-year-old Russian goalie forced into his first NHL playoff start. He made 17 saves while replacing...goalie to start a Stanley Cup Final game in NHL history and the youngest since 20-year-old...in the AHL. He has just three games of NHL experience, none this season. ... D...

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...