Skip to main content
NHL Insider

Jets make 'necessary' decision to trade Trouba to Rangers

Fail to sign defenseman to long-term contract, move on to address other free agents

by Tim Campbell @TimNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

WINNIPEG -- When the Winnipeg Jets traded defenseman Jacob Trouba to the New York Rangers on Monday, it was the first of many important decisions they face ahead of the 2019-20 season.

View More
NHL Insider

Karlsson, Sharks put faith in each other with eight-year contract

Defenseman believes he'll win Cup, San Jose not concerned with health issues

by Tracey Myers @Tramyers_NHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

The San Jose Sharks believe Erik Karlsson's benefits outweigh any potential risks.

View More
NHL Insider

Bruins endorse Backes after he's healthy scratch in Stanley Cup Final

Forward inactive for last three games, but GM calls him 'big part of our hockey club'

by Matt Kalman / NHL.com Correspondent

BOSTON -- David Backes was a healthy scratch for the last three games of the Boston Bruins' seven-game loss to the St. Louis Blues in the Stanley Cup Final, but that doesn't mean the 35-year-old forward won't have a future with them.

View More
NHL Insider

Hagelin signs with Capitals for chance to win Stanley Cup again

Forward also gets much-wanted stability with four-year contract

by Tom Gulitti @TomGulittiNHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

Carl Hagelin wanted stability and a chance to win the Stanley Cup again.

View More
NHL Insider

Top 10 active NHL players without Stanley Cup title

Veterans Lundqvist, Thornton lead list; Stamkos, Tavares elite forwards vying for first championship

by Pete Jensen @NHLJensen / NHL.com Senior Fantasy Editor

The St. Louis Blues, who defeated the Boston Bruins in seven games to win the Stanley Cup, are finally off the list of teams to never win a championship. Even after forwards Vladimir Tarasenko and Ryan O'Reilly and defenseman Alex Pietrangelo won their first title, the list of valuable players without one remains lengthy.

Taking past production, career longevity, elite standing at respective positions, postseason success and previous trips to the Stanley Cup Final into account, NHL.com identifies the top 10 active NHL players yet to win a title.

View More
Masterton Trophy

Foligno humbled by Masterton Trophy nomination after kids' health issues

Blue Jackets forward finalist for award citing perseverance, dedication

by Dan Rosen @drosennhl / NHL.com Senior Writer

Milana had an IV in her arm for two months treating her endocarditis before her chest was open on an operating table, her five-year-old beating heart exposed.

View More
NHL Insider

Maatta acquisition start to busy offseason for Blackhawks, GM says

Bowman expects Chicago to be active in trades, free agency with priority on improving defense

by Tracey Myers @Tramyers_NHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

CHICAGO -- The Chicago Blackhawks are already making moves to improve their roster after missing the Stanley Cup Playoffs for the second straight season, and general manager Stan Bowman expects more to come in what could be a busy offseason.

View More
Norris Trophy

Norris Trophy winner debated by NHL.com

Burns of Sharks, Hedman of Lightning, Giordano of Flames finalists for top defenseman honors

by NHL.com @NHLdotcom

The James Norris Memorial Trophy is a three-defenseman race among Brent Burns of the San Jose Sharks, Mark Giordano of the Calgary Flames and Victor Hedman of the Tampa Bay Lightning. Who will be honored as best all-around defenseman during the regular season when it is handed out during the 2019 NHL Awards presented by Bridgestone in Las Vegas on Wednesday? That remains to be seen, but we had five members of the NHL.com staff debate the merits of the finalists to see how the voting by the Professional Hockey Writers' Association could shake out.

View More
NHL Insider

Blues superfan Anderson thrilled to be part of victory celebration

Eleven-year-old rides in parade, gives Stanley Cup kiss at rally

by Tracey Myers @Tramyers_NHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

ST. LOUIS -- Laila Anderson stood on stage in the shadow of the Gateway Arch, the 11-year-old's cheeks flushed from the sun as the crowd chanted, "Laila! Laila!"

View More
Stanley Cup Champions

Blues fans revel in Stanley Cup victory parade

Hundreds of thousands line streets, attend rally to celebrate first championship

by Tracey Myers @Tramyers_NHL / NHL.com Staff Writer

ST. LOUIS -- Steve Deal staked his spot at the corner of Market and Broadway streets at 10 p.m. on Friday for the St. Louis Blues Stanley Cup championship parade and rally, which began around noon on Saturday.

View More

The NHL uses cookies, web beacons, and other similar technologies. By using NHL websites or other online services, you consent to the practices described in our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, including our Cookie Policy.