Raiders send Golden Knights a message before NHL Expansion Draft

The Las Vegas Raiders – wait, I jumped the gun a bit. The Oakland Raiders sent their future Southern Nevada professional sports roommate, the Vegas Golden Knights, a message wishing them the best of luck in the NHL Expansion Draft. “The Raiders wish the Golden Knights the very best during the NHL Expansion Draft. It’s…

Carrie Underwood and Mike Fisher face a major life decision

It just doesn’t seem right, but it also kinda makes sense. After coming so close to snagging the Stanley Cup, the pinnacle of a successful hockey season, word is now surfacing that Mike Fisher, the captain of Nashville’s NHL Predators and the husband of country superstar Carrie Underwood, may be considering retirement from the sport….

WATCH: JAKE GUENTZEL HAS AWESOME PROPOSITION FOR BEER-DRINKING FAN AT PARADE

Penguins rookie Jake Guentzel burst onto the Stanley Cup Playoffs scene and led all players in scoring. As such, he was a huge hit at the Stanley Cup parade in Pittsburgh on Wednesday. At one point, he was seen interacting with a group of Pens fans, one of which asked him to autograph a beer….

NHL explains why Predators goal didn’t count

If you’re moving on now from the Nashville Predators’ season-ending loss in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Final and don’t wish to revisit the controversial details of that 2-0 defeat, stop here. If you’re clamoring for an answer from the NHL on the Predators goal that wasn’t a goal early in the second period,…

How Tall Would The Stanley Cup Be If The NHL Never Removed Anyone’s Name?

The NHL season is over, and the Pittsburgh Penguins have won their second straight Stanley Cup. They beat the Nashville Predators in six games, and so now their names will be engraved on the Stanley Cup for all eternity. Or, well, for the next 53 years at least. In 2070, if things continue as they…

SIDNEY CROSBY TAKES PK SUBBAN DOWN, SLAMS HIS HEAD INTO ICE (VIDEO)

Predators defenseman PK Subban may have brought the mouthwash before Game 4 of the Stanley Cup Finals, but Penguins star Sidney Crosby brought the pain in Game 5 on Thursday night. Crosby set his sights on Subban early and took him down in the first period of the game, wrestling him to the ice. While…

2017 NHL Playoffs: Schedule, scores, Stanley Cup Final times, results for Penguins-Predators

Home teams are undefeated in the series going into Game 5. Below, find a schedule, scores, Stanley Cup Final times and results for the 2017 NHL Playoffs series for the Penguins and Predators. All times ET. 2017 NHL Playoffs: Schedule, scores, game times for Penguins-Predators Stanley Cup Final Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Nashville Predators FINAL: Penguins 5,…

Charles Barkley to save the postseason for the NHL

The national broadcasting treasure that is Charles Barkley turned up at the Stanley Cup finals on Monday night, a consequence of his “thank God for the NHL playoffs; that’s what I’ve been watching” dig during his regular TNT gig at an under-competitive NBA postseason. While his commentary might not have been warmly received in NBA…

NHL’s signature event has now been ruined by instant replay

As sports continue to apply unintended replay rules, episodes in which games are altered radically by the unintended grow. Yet the powers that rule sit and stare, as if in denial, not interested in fixing what so clearly escaped logic and foresight. I would challenge Gary Bettman to review with us the replay-rule application that…

NHL Teams Prepared to Offer “Sweeteners”

Rumblings exist that there are NHL teams who have players they either want to lose in NHL Expansion or are prepared to pay to keep. Those teams are making plans and lining up the dominos in an effort to do what’s necessary to have the 2017 NHL Expansion Draft proceedings go in their favor. Will…