Toronto Maple Leafs president Brendan Shanahan will need patience, a sense of humor and a tough skin to get through the task of trying to end the Leafs' Stanley Cup drought, writes Pierre LeBrun.
The NHL has hired Chris Pronger to its Player Safety Department, the league announced Friday.
Underdog forward Brandon Kozun has made a big enough impression to earn a spot on the Leafs' second line to start the season, writes Pierre LeBrun.
Pierre LeBrun looks at five players who could be traded during the 2014-15 season, including Capitals defenseman Mike Greene and Leafs goalie James Reimer.
The Los Angeles Kings are thinking repeat, looking to become the first back-to-back Cup champs since 1998 and finally inspire talk of a dynasty in the salary cap era, writes Pierre LeBrun.
Pierre LeBrun offers up his predictions for the NHL's major awards in 2014-15, including two trophies for Steven Stamkos.
The Senators announced at a news conference Thursday morning both the longterm signing of star winger Bobby Ryan and the naming of superstar defenseman Erik Karlsson as team captain.
The Dallas Stars have signed restricted free agent forward Cody Eakin to a two-year deal, the club announced Monday.
The Colorado Avalanche signed veteran blue-liner Brad Stuart and winger Cody McLeod to extensions Monday.
The puck hasn't dropped yet and already the Red Wings are facing a key injury: Pavel Datsyuk is out a month with a separated right shoulder.
The Detroit Red Wings have re-signed restricted free-agent blue-liner Danny DeKeyser to a two-year contact, the team announced Tuesday.
Free-agent win Devante Smith-Pelly gets a two-year contract to stay with the Anaheim Ducks
Daniel Alfredsson won't be with the Detroit Red Wings when they open camp Thursday. Whether his NHL career continues is also in question.
The Nashville Predators have signed center Olli Jokinen to a one-year deal worth $2.5 million, the team announced on Wednesday.
The NHL's waiver list Monday produced three more players who will likely be bought out of their contracts: Anton Volchenkov (New Jersey), Shane O'Brien (Calgary) and Tim Gleason (Toronto).
The GM of the Stanley Cup champion Los Angeles Kings was hoping to hear from Mike Richards what he needed to hear. And he did.