Ice Hockey

Kessel: P.K. 'got the shaft in Montreal'

Phil Kessel is usually a man of few words.<p>Not much changed Sunday at media day in Pittsburgh, but the talented Penguins winger did offer up the …

Montreal Canadiens

5 players who could fall victim to a buyout

As the Pittsburgh Penguins and Nashville Predators prepare for the Stanley Cup Final, 28 other teams are putting their offseason plans into …

Sports

John Scott calls Predators' P.K. Subban 'a piece of garbage'

P.K. Subban’s revenge has been a common theme in the NHL playoffs.<p>Whether he wants it that way or not, his move to the Stanley Cup Final-bound …

P. K. Subban

Stanley Cup Final: Breaking down powerhouse Penguins and rising Predators

The Predators are riding an opportunistic defense and superb goalie, while the Pens boast elite experience and top-line scoring<p>We're down to two.<p>It's potential first-timer vs. potential repeater. Nashville Predators vs. Pittsburgh Penguins .<p>The stakes could not be higher. The games figure to be the …

Sports

Trio of Red Wings prospects ‘making a statement’ in AHL Calder Cup playoffs

The Detroit Red Wings saw their playoff streak come to an end earlier this spring, but their farm team in Grand Rapids continues its postseason run, …

Stanley Cup

NHL censors Erik Karlsson’s comment on Sidney Crosby’s health

If you missed it, the second video from the NHL’s official Facebook page had the audio completely muted when Karlsson made the healthy comment to …

NHL

Stanley Cup playoffs structure highlights absurd regular season

Nashville, which finished with the exact same record as the Islanders and with the same number of points as the Lightning (with one fewer victory, no …

Sports

Defending champion Penguins appear to have playoff experience advantage

PITTSBURGH -- With the minutes counting down before the puck is dropped Monday night at PPG Paint Arena to kick off the 2017 Stanley Cup Final, the …

Nashville Predators

Stanley Cup Final 2017: Dates, Times and TV Info for Predators vs. Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins have built quite a legacy throughout their history. They won two Stanley Cups during the Mario Lemieux era to put the franchise on the map, and they have won two more during the Sidney Crosby era.<p>If they can win the Stanley Cup again as they face off against the Nashville …

Stanley Cup

Pittsburgh fish market won't sell catfish to Tennessee customers

A local Pittsburgh fish market is doing its part to prevent catfish from winding up on PPG Paints Arena ice.<p>With the Nashville Predators' tradition …

Detroit Red Wings

Tyler Seguin Trade Revisited

While July 1 normally marks the start of free agency in the hockey world, that arguably took the back seat to a blockbuster trade on July 4 almost …

Boston Bruins

P.K. Subban trolls Ryan Ellis during press conference

P.K. Subban got bored during Stanley Cup media day, so he decided to ask teammate Ryan Ellis some questions during an interview.<p>The Nashville …

Sports

Three reasons the Anaheim Ducks were eliminated

With a defeat to the Nashville Predators in Game 6 on Monday, the Anaheim Ducks are officially eliminated from the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs, losing …

Anaheim Ducks

The Caps and Predators both went for it. Only one is playing for the Stanley Cup.

On a Memorial Day three years ago, the Washington Capitals announced the hiring of Coach Barry Trotz and the promotion of Brian MacLellan to general manager . The organization had Stanley Cup aspirations, and this change in regime marked a step in pursuit of that goal.<p>Six weeks earlier and more …

Sports

There are 5 Texas-born players in the NHL right now: can you name them?

This Story is About...<p>Here are the five Texas-born players in the NHL:<p>Seth Jones<p><b>NHL team</b>:Columbus <b></b><p><b>Where in Texas he hails from</b>:Arlington<p><b>Notable</b>: …

New Jersey Devils

Penguins aim for repeat against underdog Predators in Stanley Cup

The Pittsburgh Penguins and the Nashville Predators have spent the past six weeks in a postseason battle of attrition that will culminate with them …

Nashville Predators

Penguins not concerned about Guentzel's drop in production

A little more offense from Jake Guentzel could go a long way for the Pittsburgh Penguins in the final round.<p>The rookie has enjoyed a stellar first …

Pittsburgh Penguins

Preds Best Quotes of Stanley Cup Final Media Day

<b>Ryan Ellis:</b><p><b>On when the Preds realized they could win the West:</b><p>"The big moment for us was just beating Chicago - getting over that hump, and we knew …

Stanley Cup

Minus Kris Letang, anonymous Pittsburgh Penguins’ defense still thriving

PITTSBURGH — The handful of men who carry out the most thankless of tasks for the Pittsburgh Penguins are a rag-tag group thrown together by …

Stanley Cup

Why Penguins will win Stanley Cup

If anything, losing Letang, who had neck surgery in April, has allowed the Penguins to have more of a by-committee, everybody-is-necessary philosophy …

Columbus Blue Jackets

Predators or Penguins? Mike Heika predicts which team will win the Stanley Cup

<b>Mike Heika's prediction:</b> Predators in 6. Pittsburgh might be one of the gutsiest teams in NHL playoff history, but it just seems Nashville has enough …

Texas

Predators' Laviolette expects Fisher, Smith back in lineup for Game 1

Nashville Predators captain Mike Fisher should be good to go when Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final kicks off on Monday.<p>Head coach Peter Laviolette …

Sports

Meet P.K. Subban-Hockey’s latest black star.

Like<p><b>Like</b> <b>Love</b> <b>Haha</b> <b>Wow</b> <b>Sad</b> <b>Angry</b><p><b>1</b><p>(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) The National Hockey League does not have the largest percentage of African-American athletes among …

Nashville Predators

Ryan Miller Trade Revisited

We’re going to review the February 28, 2014, deal that sent Ryan Miller to the St. Louis Blues and Chris Stewart to the Buffalo Sabres along with the …

Buffalo Sabres

Sources: Caps To Host Leafs In Outdoor Game At Navy

<b>ANNAPOLIS (AP) —</b> The NHL will play an outdoor game at a U.S. service academy for the first time when the Washington Capitals host the Toronto Maple …

Toronto Maple Leafs

Morning Skate: Sidney Crosby has been a good ambassador as the face of his NHL generation

It was the longest run that the P-Bruins have had in a few years and another unmistakable sign that the future is brightening for the Black and Gold, …

Sidney Crosby

Stanley Cup Final: Who has the better playoff beards?

View photos<p><i>Leading up to Monday’s Game 1, Puck Daddy is previewing every facet of the Stanley Cup Final between the Pittsburgh Penguins and the</i> …

Stanley Cup

Journey to the Stanley Cup Final: Pittsburgh Penguins

The defending Stanley Cup champions have made it back to the final, despite injuries to key players and numerous setbacks throughout the playoffs. …

Pittsburgh Penguins

P.K. Subban Plays Reporter At Media Day, Continues To Be A Delight

Delightful sunbeam P.K. Subban decided to turn the tables during today’s media day for the Stanley Cup Final, abandoning his spot taking a questions …

P. K. Subban

Can Predators adapt against much more experienced Penguins team?