NHL News

While the NHL All-Star break helped fantasy managers by aiding in the return of keystone players such as Filip Forsberg, Jaden Schwartz and Victor Hedman, this first week back in action hasn’t been ideal in the injury universe. While the combined value of Forsberg, Schwartz and Hedman trumps that of the lost value in Nathan
0 Comments
10:40 AM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN The NHL Weekly Reader publishes every Friday. Seen something worth highlighting here? Hit me at greg.wyshynski@espn.com. It wasn’t a good night for the Washington Capitals in New Jersey on Jan. 18. They didn’t manage double-digits in shots on goal against the Devils in any period. They were 0-for-5 on the
0 Comments
Feb 2, 2018 Emily KaplanESPN TAMPA, Fla. — Amanda Kessel is one of the most famous women’s hockey players in the world. She’s a crafty forward with scoring prowess, a two-time world champion who helped Team USA win silver in the 2014 Olympics and Minnesota clinch three NCAA championships. She holds the distinction of being
0 Comments
Colorado Avalanche forward Nathan MacKinnon, the second-leading scorer in the NHL, will miss at least Thursday’s game with an upper-body injury. MacKinnon, who has 61 points, was hurt in the second period Tuesday on a hit from Canucks defenseman Alexander Edler. The 22-year-old center appeared to be favoring his left shoulder on the bench before
0 Comments
Jan 30, 2018 Emily KaplanESPN When the 2018 Winter Olympics kick off in Pyeongchang, South Korea, next month, NHL players will not take part. It will mark the first time in 20 years that the league has not let players participate in the Games. Here’s the lowdown on where things stand and what to expect
0 Comments
As we settle in for the four-day All-Star break, here’s a look at selected fantasy all-stars from around the NHL. Specifically, these are players — both high-profile and not so much — who have well exceeded preseason expectations to date. More importantly, we look at where they go from here. Anaheim Ducks: Josh Manson, D
0 Comments