The NHL sometimes gets knocked for being too conservative, but that criticism surely doesn’t apply to the league’s All-Star Game jerseys. Here’s a look back at some of the midseason classic’s most memorable uniforms — for better or for worse.
Sidney Crosby, Pittsburgh Penguins: Coming off a Stanley Cup championship in June and a World Cup of Hockey title in September, the Penguins’ superstar captain missed the first six games of the NHL season due to a concussion — but then returned to action with a vengeance. McDavid might one day knock
Mitch Marner and Auston Matthews of the Toronto Maple Leafs take part in warmups before playing the Detroit Red Wings in the 2017 NHL Centennial Classic game at BMO Field on January 1, 2017, in Toronto. The NHL rookie race is coming into focus as the 2016-17 NHL regular season approaches the halfway
Canada’s favourite game and Canada’s favourite band will form another bond when the Ontario Hockey League’s Kingston Frontenacs wear jerseys inspired by The Tragically Hip in a game against the Mississauga Steelheads on Jan. 28. The jerseys will be auctioned off after the game, with net proceeds donated
Jordan Greenway of Team USA looks to steal a puck from Julien Gauthier of Team Canada during a preliminary round game in the 2017 IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship at the Air Canada Centre on December 31, 2016, in Toronto. The USA defeated Canada 3-1. For the fourth time in the 41-year history
Milt Schmidt, a Hockey Hall of Famer who was a two-time Stanley Cup champion with the Boston Bruins, has passed away at age 98. Schmidt’s NHL career spanned 1936 to 1955, all with the Bruins, and he scored 229 goals and 575 points in 776 career games, adding 24 goals and 49 points in 86 playoff games
Despite being limited to six games this season, the Brandon Wheat Kings’ Nolan Patrick remains the No.1-ranked prospect for the 2017 NHL draft. The Brandon Wheat Kings’ Nolan Patrick has been hurting, but he’s holding on to the claim of being the No. 1 prospect for the 2017 NHL draft. The 6-foot-3
It was a wet one in St. Louis for the 2017 NHL Winter Classic, but they dropped the puck and played the game. Here’s what it looked like at the Busch Stadium outdoor game between the Chicago Blackhawks and host St. Louis Blues:
After a short delay due to the sun’s glare on the ice, the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs took it outside for the NHL Centennial Classic at BMO Field. Here’s what it looked like:
The Columbus Blue Jackets and Minnesota Wild are taking aim at NHL history with their remarkable winning streaks. The Columbus Blue Jackets and Minnesota Wild, expansion cousins who joined the NHL in 2000-01, have a chance to rewrite the league’s record books with their lengthy winning streaks. The
The National Women’s Hockey League has introduced a policy on transgender athletes, which goes into effect immediately. In doing so, the four-team NWHL becomes the first professional league in North America to implement such a policy. “The NWHL recognizes all forms of gender expression,” the league
Everybody loves a winner. Here’s a look at the championship-winning teams in 2016, from the Stanley Cup-clinching Pittsburgh Penguins in the NHL to (almost) everywhere else:
The Toronto Maple Leafs have been dressing six rookies in the early going -- including head-turners Auston Matthews, William Nylander and Mitch Marner -- so it's no surprise they're setting the pace in the NHL rookie race.
Auston Matthews scored four goals in his first NHL game, but the Toronto Maple Leafs rookie wasn't the only player who got off to a good start to the 2016-17 season.
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before, but none of Canada’s seven NHL teams made the playoffs last season. How will they fare in 2016-17? These 10 games could be very telling.
2017 NHL draft watch: It's never too early to take a look at hockey's future, so here are the top 10 prospects to watch entering the 2016-17 season.
NHL odds for the 2016-17 NHL season: Stanley Cup favourites, conference champions, division winners & team-by-team over/under for point totals.
Mathew Barzal, the 16th overall pick in the 2015 NHL draft, says he's ready to play in the pros with the New York Islanders.
Who did the kids look up to when they were kids? At a photo shoot for a trading card company this week, a handful of NHL rookie hopefuls were asked to recall their first hockey hero.
Here’s the Yahoo Sports ranking of the top 25 defensemen in the NHL for the 2016-17 season. Surely you will agree that we have each and every player slotted correctly…
Here’s the Yahoo Sports ranking of the top 25 goalies in the NHL for the 2016-17 season. Surely you will agree that we have each and every netminder slotted correctly…
Here’s the Yahoo Sports ranking of the top 25 left wingers in the NHL for the 2016-17 season. Surely you will agree that we have each and every player slotted correctly…