Category: NHL News

Mount Puckmore: Four players who define each Pacific team

Aug 17, 2018 Greg WyshynskiESPN When you look at Mount Rushmore, the four American presidents staring back were selected by sculptor Gutzon Borglum to define the first 130 years of American history. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson shared an era, Abraham Lincoln defined his and Theodore Roosevelt was a symbol of expansion and development of…

Mount Puckmore: Four players who define each Central team

Aug 15, 2018 Greg WyshynskiESPN When you look at Mount Rushmore, the four American presidents staring back were selected by sculptor Gutzon Borglum to define the first 130 years of American history. George Washington and Thomas Jefferson shared an era, Abraham Lincoln defined his, and Theodore Roosevelt was a symbol of expansion and development of…

Inside Chris Kreider’s journey back to the ice

Aug 2, 2018 Emily KaplanESPN It began late last fall, when he started coughing up blood. It would happen randomly for New York Rangers winger Chris Kreider. For a few days, he’d be symptom-free. Then Kreider would wake up and spew blood, then break out in coughing fits throughout the day that he describes as…

NHL Century Club: Which teams will get to 100 points?

Aug 1, 2018 Greg WyshynskiESPN A lot can change in a decade. That’s obvious when you look back at the NHL’s 2008-09 season, which not only has things called the “Southeast” and “Northwest” divisions, but only seven 100-point teams, including the Detroit Red Wings and Vancouver Canucks. Last season, the NHL saw 11 teams cross…

The 10 least-deserving NHL award winners of the last 20 years

4:16 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN Sir Arthur Conan Doyle once wrote of hindsight that “it is easy to be wise after the event,” which is why I’ll never be too hard on Robert Downey Jr. making a vastly inferior sequel to his “Sherlock Holmes” because, hey, it probably seemed like a good idea at the…