Russian forward Danis Zaripov, a three-time world champion who played at the 2010 Olympics, has been suspended for two years after failing a doping test last season in the Kontinental Hockey League, the KHL said on Tuesday.
Russian forward Danis Zaripov, a three-time world champion, has been suspended for two years after he failed a doping test last season in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL), according to a media report on Tuesday.
The Golden Knights’ practice facility has a name.
Nate Schmidt is excited about being a Golden Knight. The question is how much will the 26-year-old defenseman be paid?
He has his money. Now Brendan Leipsic needs a chance to show he can play in the NHL.
Cody Glass’ days of bumming rides are about to end.
George McPhee isn’t taking a break this offseason. Not even on his birthday.
For the NHL’s 31 teams, it’s time to go shopping and spend some of that salary-cap money they’ve been saving.
He’s listed at 6 feet, 3 inches tall. But the way Maksim Zhukov covers the goal, one wonders if he’s 6 feet, 3 inches wide.
Keegan Kolesar wasn’t born when Gerard Gallant was playing in the NHL. But the 20-year-old right wing from Winnipeg has a game that mirrors how the Golden Knights’ coach once played.
Dave Semenko, who long served as Wayne Gretzky’s protector on the ice for the Edmonton Oilers, died Thursday morning from cancer. He was 59.
In George McPhee’s first season as Capitals general manager, in 1997-98, he helped propel Washington to its first NHL Stanley Cup Final appearance. The team compiled 10 seasons of 90 points or better in his 17-year tenure.
Teemu Selanne, who led the Anaheim Ducks to a Stanley Cup and is the Olympics’ all-time leading scorer, headlined the Hockey Hall of Fame class of 2017 announced on Monday.
Two days and 217 picks later, the NHL Entry Draft had successfully proven an obvious point: Big Baller Brand probably won’t ever moonlight into making overpriced skates, because I’m not sure it could find a young player self-absorbed enough to wear them.
The Golden Knights were looking for size and strength in Saturday’s NHL Entry Draft and they found plenty of both on Day Two.
The New Jersey Devils selected Swiss center Nico Hischier of the Halifax Mooseheads with the first overall pick in the 2017 National Hockey League Entry Draft in Chicago on Friday, ending suspense about who would go first in the competitive draft.
Save the dates.
The Golden Knights finally had players they could put into uniform.
Edmonton Oilers forward Connor McDavid was named the Most Valuable Player in the National Hockey League on Wednesday after the 20-year-old’s points-scoring exploits helped carry his team into the post-season.
Former No. 1 pick Sidney Crosby is still grabbing Stanley Cups, but two more recent top picks look poised to grab their share of the NHL’s spotlight.
The first of what is expected to be several moves by the Golden Knights was made before Saturday’s noon deadline for transactions before the NHL Expansion Draft.
Pittsburgh Penguins goaltender Marc-Andre Fleury, a three-time Stanley Cup champion, is among the high-profile players left unprotected and available for the Vegas Golden Knights to select in this week’s expansion draft.
Where did the time go?
Save the date of Sept. 26.
Sidney Crosby has seen it all during his decorated hockey career, but the “Face of the NHL” was blown away by the estimated 650,000 faces staring back at him on Wednesday.
The Florida Panthers named Bob Boughner as their head coach on Monday.
Patric Hornqvist’s late goal followed by an empty-netter from Carl Hagelin lifted the Pittsburgh Penguins to a thrilling 2-0 Stanley Cup-clinching victory over the Nashville Predators on Sunday.
Sidney Crosby was hailed as “The Next One” before he played his first NHL game 12 years ago and he more than lived up to the hype on Sunday when he lifted a third Stanley Cup to cement his place among the all-time greats.
There are coaches who will tell you that a playoff series doesn’t truly start until the road team wins a game.
Simple answers, the kind that put team ahead of self, have been staples for Sidney Crosby in his 12 NHL seasons.
The Golden Knights have hired a coach for their American Hockey League affiliate who has a championship to his name.
The Canadian women’s ice hockey league (CWHL) has welcomed China’s Kunlun Red Star into its ranks for the next five seasons, hoping to boost the sport ahead of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, the league said on Tuesday.
A U.S. judge on Monday dismissed a wrongful death lawsuit against the National Hockey League by the family of former enforcer Derek Boogaard, while admonishing the league to do a better job taking care of its players’ health.
It may be the most overused cliche in sports, but for Nashville coach Peter Laviolette it definitely rings true in the Stanley Cup Final series against the high-scoring Pittsburgh Penguins: ‘Offense sells tickets, but defense wins championships’.
The most important time of the year is almost here for the Golden Knights.
The Nashville Predators are frustrated at coming up empty after outplaying the Pittsburgh Penguins for most of the first two games of the Stanley Cup Final but remain confident in their ability to turn things around.
Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin may be a man of few words but his on-ice dominance speaks for itself, head coach Mike Sullivan said on Thursday.
At some point, the Golden Knights will participate in an NHL outdoor game.
The Nashville Predators are on the road again to open the Stanley Cup Final on Monday against the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins, but they have every reason to feel confident.
A stellar attack collides with a spectacular defense as the defending champion Pittsburgh Penguins take on the upstart Nashville Predators in a Stanley Cup Finals full of contrasts starting on Monday.
Foley said Tuesday the team’s home opener at T-Mobile Arena will be Oct. 10.
Wendell Young relays the story that Wayne Gretzky has told often, the one about a Stanley Cup Final in 1983, about the New York Islanders sweeping the Edmonton Oilers and those from the losing team happening past the winning locker room following the last game.
The Golden Knights have decided to use ROOT SPORTS as the network to televise their games this fall.
From broadcasters to team officials in media and marketing and public relations, there will exist the challenge of both not talking over some heads when explaining the game while not talking down to those who know it.
Underdogs Sweden were crowned world champions in dramatic fashion on Sunday, stunning holders Canada in a penalty shootout after the teams were locked at 1-1 over 80 minutes.
Canada staged a sensational third period comeback to beat Russia 4-2 on Saturday and reach the world championship final where they will face Sweden in their quest for a third straight title.
Canada knocked out co-hosts Germany with a 2-1 victory on Thursday to set up a world championship semi-final clash against Russia.
Russia eased past the Czech Republic 3-0 to book their spot in the last four of the Ice Hockey World Championships on Thursday with Finland joining them after stunning the United States 2-0.
ne of the worst-kept secrets in hockey was made official Tuesday as the Golden Knights announced they will have their American Hockey League affiliation with the Chicago Wolves.
The Golden Knights have hired Rick Braunstein as their director of player services.
Pittsburgh Penguins star center Sidney Crosby returned to practice on Friday, four days after suffering a concussion during Game Three of the playoff series against the Washington Capitals.
The Golden Knights have signed their first professional free agent.