• Players, coaches: NHL's preseason officiating 'brutal,' 'awful' to get used to
    CBS Sports36 minutes ago

    Players, coaches: NHL's preseason officiating 'brutal,' 'awful' to get used to

    Boston Bruins standout Brad Marchand doesn't often hold back his opinion, and there was no exception of that when the NHL started enforcing faceoffs and slashing more strictly this preseason. But Marchand isn't alone in his criticism of the league's increasingly stringent approach. The NHL

  • When does the NHL season start? Opening games, 2017-18 schedule for 31 teams
    Sporting News2 hours ago

    When does the NHL season start? Opening games, 2017-18 schedule for 31 teams

    It's time to start counting down the days until the the start of the 2017-18 NHL regular season. The puck drops Oct. 4. Find your team's schedule here.

  • Inside the 2017-18 Blues: Boom or bust for Stanley Cup-minded St. Louis
    Yahoo72 hours ago

    Inside the 2017-18 Blues: Boom or bust for Stanley Cup-minded St. Louis

    St. Louis boasts one of the deepest forward groups in the NHL, but the same can't be said about its defense. Injuries and unpredictable goaltending could lead to the Blues' undoing.