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.

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...

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...

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...

Chicago Blackhawks deal Brando Saad

...contract talks at a stalemate on the eve of NHL free agency, the Stanley Cup champions...playoffs, helping Chicago to its third NHL title in six seasons.The team did agree...Bieksa has spent his entire 10-year NHL career in Vancouver, compiling 56 goals...

Penguins deal for Maple Leafs' star Phil Kessel

...center Chris Mueller and defenseman Joe Piskula have agreed to one-year contracts with Anaheim.Hackett has played in 26 NHL games with Minnesota and Buffalo, winning four times.He played for Buffalo and its AHL affiliate in Rochester last season...

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...

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...

Michaux: Can Serena, Spieth complete Grand Slams?

The NBA and NHL champions have been feted. So has a Triple Crown horse. The collegiate athletic season is officially over. The football season...