Dierks Bentley, who was in the freshman class with two future NHL stars at Vermont, is relatively new to hockey, but the country music singer's love of the game just keeps getting stronger and more passionate.
Jim Wilkie previews the Pacific Division from a fantasy perspective.
Nikolai Khabibulin's performances have finally matched his potential to emerge as an elite NHL goaltender. .
The Sharks' inability to get off to good starts has them on the brink of elimination in the Western Conference finals.
We should have expected to see another big game from Calgary captain Jarome Iginla on Monday night.
Thanks to a little release of frustration Thursday night, both series should feature an increase in intensity.
The U.S. media and casual sports fans should appreciate the exciting hockey played by Calgary and San Jose.
Chris Chelios will be a free agent come July, and the 42-year-old doesn't think it's time to quit.
The success of Calgary, San Jose and Tampa Bay proves deep pockets don't always equal good management.
ESPN Insider has the latest news and notes from around the NHL.
Joe Sakic kept the Avalanche thinking they can be the third team to overcome a three games to none deficit.
Colorado should know what to expect from the disciplined and defensively sound Sharks.
Almost every playoff pairing features a good rivalry that will only get stronger after the puck is dropped.