NHL

Avs' MacKinnon has facial fracture, concussion

Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon will be sidelined for at least two more games because of a concussion and facial fracture, throwing his availability for the All-Star Game into question. ... Continue Reading

Isles' game vs. Kraken postponed due to storm

The Seattle Kraken at New York Islanders game scheduled for Saturday has been postponed due to an impending snow storm in the New York area. ... Continue Reading

Blackhawks' Toews sidelined by concussion

Chicago Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews is out indefinitely because of a concussion. He got hurt Wednesday night at Detroit but played throughout the game before reporting symptoms to the team's medical staff on Thursday. ... Continue Reading

Kane encourages Oilers fans to be 'open-minded'

Evander Kane met with the media Friday for the first time since landing a deal with the Oilers and said he wants to "clear up a lot of the misinformation, a lot of the storylines painting me in a certain light that are completely untrue." ... Continue Reading

'I think we have a goalie here': Henrik Lundqvist's journey from seventh-rounder to Rangers legend

New York landed the goalie at No. 205 overall in 2000, starting a career that would leave a legacy across two continents and the NHL record book. Tonight his No. 30 will be retired. ... Continue Reading

Sabres seek goalie plan with Houser in protocol

The Sabres are potentially down to their sixth option at goalie after Michael Houser was placed in the NHL's COVID-19 protocol. ... Continue Reading

Fantasy hockey forecaster: Jan. 31 to Feb. 13

Your essential guide to setting fantasy hockey lineups that take full advantage of every NHL team's strength of schedule. ... Continue Reading

How Evander Kane ended up in Edmonton and how he'll fit in

After a tumultuous start to the season, Evander Kane has a deal with the Oilers. We answer the biggest questions about the move. ... Continue Reading

Lifetime transaction: Senators fan gets life-size tattoo in exchange for favorite player's jersey

Ottawa Senators fan Mason Kohne made a blockbuster deal with Josh Norris: He'd get a life-size tattoo of Norris' head on his stomach in exchange for an autographed jersey. ... Continue Reading

Ex-Canuck Virtanen charged with sexual assault

Jake Virtanen has been charged with sexual assault following an investigation into an incident in 2017 when he was playing for the Canucks. ... Continue Reading

Sources: MacKinnon diagnosed with broken nose

Avs star Nathan MacKinnon, who was bloodied on a hit Wednesday and had to leave the game, has been initially diagnosed with a broken nose, sources told ESPN's Emily Kaplan. ... Continue Reading

NHL clears Kane; winger, Oilers agree to contract

The NHL cleared Evander Kane of any violations of COVID-19 protocols, and the free-agent winger, sources said, has agreed to a pro-rated one-year deal with the Oilers. ... Continue Reading

ECHL player gets season ban for racist gesture

ECHL player Jacob Panetta -- formerly of the Jacksonville Icemen -- has received a suspension for the rest of the season as a result of a racist gesture. ... Continue Reading

With NHL 22, women hockey players are 'in the game' for the first time

Team USA hockey star Kendall Coyne Schofield talks about how including women players in the EA Sports video game will help grow the sport. ... Continue Reading

NHL contender tiers at midseason: Where every team ranks

With most teams halfway through their schedules, we look at all 32 based on their Stanley Cup chances this season. ... Continue Reading