The Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks will host the Washington Capitals on the opening night of the NHL season Oct. 1, the league announced Friday.
Corey Perry crashed the Sedins' NHL MVP party.
Tom Awad examines why the Vancouver Canucks have been so successful this season and why their franchise model is one that other teams should emulate.
The NHL announced Tuesday the remaining 36 players and 12 rookies chosen by the league's hockey operations department to take part in this month's All-Star festivities that include the traditional game and skills competitions
Nicklas Lidstrom is headed to the NHL All-Star game for the 10th straight season, but for the first time as captain of the Stanley Cup champion.
Alexander Semin scored twice, Michael Nylander netted a penalty shot and the Capitals limited Vancouver to only 10 shots on goal in a 5-1 victory over the Canucks.
Petr Nedved reportedly will not play another NHL game, settling on a contract with a Czech team rather than return for a 15th NHL season.
Martin Brodeur, Sidney Crosby and Roberto Luongo have been voted finalists for the Hart Trophy as league MVP, the NHL announced Tuesday.
The way teams deal with injuries is as important in the quest for the Cup as offense, defense and special teams.
Defensemen Nicklas Lidstrom and Chris Chelios of the Stanley Cup champion Detroit Red Wings were selected to the NHL's all-star team on Thursday.