Skip to main content
game recap

Sharks winning streak stopped at seven by Coyotes

San Jose gives up six goals with backup Dell

by Alan Robinson / Correspondent

Ekman-Larsson lights the lamp

SJS@ARI: Ekman-Larsson scores through traffic

Oliver Ekman-Larsson fires a shot through traffic that goes past Aaron Dell and into the back of the net, extending the Coyotes' lead to 4-1

  • 01:12 •

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- The San Jose Sharks had a seven-game winning streak end with a 6-3 loss to the Arizona Coyotes at Gila River Arena on Wednesday.

View More

NHL, NHLPA will not hold World Cup of Hockey 2020

Sides agree to continue to address international calendar

by @NHLdotcom

The NHL and NHL Players' Association on Wednesday jointly announced there will not be a World Cup of Hockey 2020.

View More
Trade Coverage

Del Zotto traded to Ducks, who send Aberg to Wild

Schenn goes to Canucks, Anaheim adds Kloos in separate deals @NHLdotcom

Michael Del Zotto was traded to the Anaheim Ducks by the Vancouver Canucks on Wednesday after the Ducks traded Pontus Aberg to the Minnesota Wild.

View More
game recap

Sabres defeat Flames on Eichel OT goal

Scores at 1:10 to stop Buffalo skid at three; Calgary winning streak ends at five

by Aaron Vickers / Correspondent

Eichel's stellar OT winner

BUF@CGY: Eichel wins it in OT with wicked wrister

Jack Eichel slowly skates up the ice before turning on the jets to create separation and rips home a wrister to give the Sabres an overtime win

  • 01:18 •

CALGARY -- Jack Eichel scored 1:10 into overtime to give the Buffalo Sabres a 4-3 win against the Calgary Flames at Scotiabank Saddledome on Wednesday.

View More

Fantasy hockey news, lineup, injury tracker

Maple Leafs reunite Hyman-Matthews-Nylander line; Perron on 12-game point streak; Pettersson hopeful, Holtby uncertain for Friday

by Fantasy Hockey Staff @NHLFantasy identifies daily fantasy hockey news, lineup and injury trends throughout the 2018-19 season. Follow this page before and after games for waiver wire advice, injury implications and notable production trends. For more fantasy coverage, visit

View More
Super 16

Super 16: Flames, Sharks make big jumps

Pacific powers crack top four, Predators on rise in power rankings

by Dan Rosen @drosennhl / Senior Writer

The top two teams in the Pacific Division moved into the top four of the Super 16 power rankings this week.

View More
game recap

Couturier gets first hat trick in Flyers win against Bruins

Giroux reaches 500 assists for Philadelphia, which has won three of four

by Adam Kimelman @NHLAdamK / Deputy Managing Editor

Couturier's hat trick

BOS@PHI: Couturier records first regular-season hatty

Sean Couturier scores three goals to lead the Flyers past the Bruins with his first career regular-season hat trick

  • 01:17 •

PHILADELPHIA -- Sean Couturier scored a hat trick for the Philadelphia Flyers in a 4-3 win against the Boston Bruins at Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday.

View More
game recap

Duchene scores twice for Senators in win against Avalanche

Forward also has assist facing former team in return to lineup

by Callum Fraser / Correspondent

Duchene scores on 28th birthday

COL@OTT: Duchene buries rebound on his 28th birthday

Matt Duchene jumps on the carom off the glass and knocks it into the net, extending the Senators' lead to 4-1 on his 28th birthday

  • 00:56 •

OTTAWA -- Matt Duchene had two goals and an assist for the Ottawa Senators in a 5-2 win against the Colorado Avalanche at Canadian Tire Centre on Wednesday.

View More
game recap

Oilers defeat Canucks in shootout

Get consecutive wins for first time since Dec. 9-11 when Chiasson scores in fifth round

by Kevin Woodley / Correspondent

Chiasson scores to seal SO win

EDM@VAN: Chiasson wires puck home for shootout win

Alex Chiasson skates to the slot and rips a wrist shot by Jacob Markstrom to seal the Oilers' 3-2 win in the shootout

  • 01:00 •

VANCOUVER -- The Edmonton Oilers won consecutive games for the first time in more than a month, defeating the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 in the shootout at Rogers Arena on Wednesday.

View More
Player Safety

Byron suspended three games for actions in Canadiens game

Forward punished for charging Panthers defenseman Weegar

by NHL Public Relations @PR_NHL

Byron suspended three games

Byron suspended three games for charging

Montreal Canadiens forward Paul Byron has been suspended for three games for charging Florida Panthers defenseman MacKenzie Weegar

  • 02:07 •

NEW YORK -- Montreal Canadiens forward Paul Byron has been suspended for three games, without pay, for charging Florida Panthers defenseman MacKenzie Weegar during NHL Game No. 714 in Montreal on Tuesday, Jan. 15, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.

View More

NHL All-Star Game rosters revealed

Pavelski, Karlsson, Burns from host Sharks among those named to Jan. 26 event

by Tom Gulitti @TomGulittiNHL / Staff Writer

The San Jose Sharks will be well represented as the host team of the 2019 Honda NHL All-Star Game at SAP Center on Jan. 26 (8 p.m. ET, NBC, CBC, SN, TVAS).

View More
Short Shifts

Stars give 10-year-old full game experience, including cellies and scrap

Dallas granted Anderson McDuffie's wish to play against his favorite team

by Cristina Ledra @cledra / Staff Writer

Anderson McDuffie, having gone through two major heart surgeries by the age of 10, didn't just want to meet his favorite team, the Dallas Stars. He wanted to play them too.

Boy did he get what he wished for. 

View More
Coaches Room

Staying focused key for Lightning, other top teams down stretch

Lacroix says coaches, players must maintain sense of urgency to prepare for playoffs

by Daniel Lacroix / Special to

The Coaches Room is a weekly column by one of four former NHL coaches and assistants who will turn their critical gaze to the game and explain it through the lens of a teacher.

In this edition, Daniel Lacroix, a former assistant with the Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers, Tampa Bay Lightning and New York Islanders, discusses the challenges the Lightning might face though they are in first place in the League standings.

View More

Trotz treating return to Washington with Islanders 'like any other game'

Coach keeping emotions under control with New York contending in Metropolitan Division

by Brian Compton @BComptonNHL / Deputy Managing Editor

EAST MEADOW, N.Y. -- Barry Trotz will walk into Capital One Arena on Friday for the first time since he gathered his belongings seven months ago, ending a memorable four-year chapter of his life that culminated with helping the Washington Capitals win the Stanley Cup for the first time in their 44-year history.

View More

Fantasy goalie top 25 rankings for 2018-19

Binnington emerges as must-own option; Jones rejoins first 10; Bobrovsky, Hutton trending down

by Fantasy Hockey Staff @NHLFantasy's fantasy hockey goalie top 25 rankings are based on past production and expectations for the rest of the season in standard Yahoo leagues. For more fantasy hockey coverage, visit

View More
Trade Coverage

2018-19 NHL Trade Tracker

Official deals since June 8 @NHLdotcom

Welcome to the 2018-19 NHL Trade Tracker, the official list of completed trades since June 8. This is your one-stop shop for news, analysis and reaction from around the NHL as teams position themselves for the present and beyond.


View More

Pettersson remains out for Canucks, could play next game against Sabres

Rookie center will miss fourth straight with sprained right knee, hopes to take part in All-Star Game @NHLdotcom

Elias Pettersson will miss his fourth straight game for the Vancouver Canucks when they host the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Arena on Wednesday (10 p.m. ET; SNP, SNW, NHL.TV).

View More
NHL Draft

Zegras thrives in shadow of Hughes ahead of 2019 NHL Draft

Playing with projected No. 1 pick helps center become A-rated prospect in own right

by Jessi Pierce / Correspondent

Every Thursday, will look ahead to the 2019 NHL Draft with an in-depth profile on one of its top prospects.

View More

Duchene content to let contract talks with Senators play out

Center can become unrestricted free agent July 1 @NHLdotcom

Matt Duchene, who can become an unrestricted free agent after this season, said he will let contract negotiations run their course with the Ottawa Senators before determining his next move.

View More

Kesler wants to remain with Ducks: report

Veteran center, with Anaheim in midst of 12-game skid, desires to 'teach the kids how to be a pro and how to win' @NHLdotcom

Ryan Kesler said he has no desire to leave the Anaheim Ducks despite a 12-game losing streak (0-8-4) that is the longest in their history.

View More

NHL Deputy Commissioner Daly joins 'Executive Suite' podcast

Interview-style show features in-depth conversations with influential figures in hockey world @NHLdotcom

NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly sits down with host Deb Placey for the sixth episode of the "NHL Executive Suite" podcast, available now on and multiple iOS and Android podcast Apps.

View More

Sharks GM looking for 'piece that fits' before Trade Deadline

Wilson talks team chemistry, Karlsson's adjustment to San Jose in wide-ranging discussion with

by Nicholas J. Cotsonika @cotsonika / Columnist is sitting down with newsmakers for interviews leading up to the 2019 NHL Trade Deadline on Feb. 25. Today, San Jose Sharks general manager Doug Wilson talks about Erik Karlsson's adjustment, the Sharks' turnaround and the 2019 Honda NHL All-Star Game at SAP Center on Jan. 26 (8 p.m. ET; NBC, CBC, SN, TVAS).

View More

AHL notebook: Wild, Stars hopefuls dot Western Conference All-Star roster

Kahkonen of Iowa, Lazar of Stockton among impressive talent for Central, Pacific divisions

by Patrick Williams / Correspondent

The American Hockey League announced its rosters on Jan. 3 for the AHL All-Star Classic, and it will be another showcase for top-tier potential talent for the NHL.

View More
Over The Boards

Mailbag: Ducks' future, Staal's goal slump with Wild's Dan Rosen answers weekly questions

by Dan Rosen @drosennhl / Senior Writer

Here is the Jan. 16 edition of Dan Rosen's weekly mailbag, which runs every Wednesday. If you have a question, tweet it to @drosennhl and use #OvertheBoards.

View More
Hockey Is For Everyone

Transgender hockey pioneer honored on Rangers' Pride Night

Former NWHL player Browne participates in ceremonial puck drop, is touched by supportive tweet

by Dan Rosen @drosennhl / Senior Writer

Harrison Browne drops the puck

CAR@NYR: Harrison Browne drops puck on Pride Night

Harrison Browne, the first transgender athlete in professional hockey, drops the ceremonial puck as the Rangers celebrate Pride Night

  • 02:12 •

NEW YORK -- Harrison Browne tweeted a picture of himself in front of a marquee outside Madison Square Garden on Tuesday.

View More