Category Archives: NHL

The National Hockey League is a professional ice hockey league in North America, currently comprising 31 teams: 24 in the United States and 7 in Canada. The NHL is considered to be the premier professional ice hockey league in the world, and one of the major professional sports leagues in the United States and Canada.

Weekes: NHL needs to get real about inequality

Weekes: NHL needs to get real about inequality

Jun 3, 2020Emily KaplanESPN CloseEmily Kaplan is ESPN’s national NHL reporter.Retired NHL goaltender Kevin Weekes has a piece of advice for hockey teams looking to address racial inequality in the sport: Start being real.”I want to see people be real,” Weekes, the lead analyst at NHL Network, said on the ESPN on Ice podcast this…

NHL Cave’s AHL teammate writes tribute song for memorial fund

NHL Cave’s AHL teammate writes tribute song for memorial fund

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Edmonton Oilers prospect Cooper Marody has written a song in memory of teammate Colby Cave to raise money for a memorial fund. Cave, from Battleford, Saskatchewan, died April 11 in a Toronto hospital after suffering a brain bleed. He was 25. Marody’s song “Agape” will be released Friday on Apple Music…

NHL NHL players aren’t rushing back to home rinks for voluntary skates

NHL NHL players aren’t rushing back to home rinks for voluntary skates

John Tavares took his sticks home from the rink in Toronto to tape them up so he wouldn’t waste his limited time there. Across the border, Andrew Copp is waiting things out in the U.S. before returning to Winnipeg for the start of mandatory training camps because of Canada’s 14-day quarantine regulation because of the…

NHL NHL players not rushing back to rinks for voluntary skates

NHL NHL players not rushing back to rinks for voluntary skates

John Tavares took his sticks home from the rink in Toronto to tape them up so he wouldn’t waste his limited time there. Across the border, Andrew Copp is waiting things out in the U.S. before returning to Winnipeg for the start of mandatory training camps because of Canada’s 14-day quarantine regulation because of the…

NHL NHL camps to open July 10 if league, players agree to resume

NHL NHL camps to open July 10 if league, players agree to resume

The NHL and NHL Players’ Association gave the go-ahead Thursday for teams to open training camp on July 10 in the next step forward toward completing the pandemic-delayed season. The league and union have already approved a 24-team playoff format but still need to decide on testing and health and safety protocols along with potential…

NHL Setting the date: NHL, NHLPA announce training camps to begin July 10

NHL Setting the date: NHL, NHLPA announce training camps to begin July 10

The NHL and NHL Players’ Association gave the go-ahead Thursday for teams to open training camp on July 10 in the next step forward toward completing the pandemic-delayed season. The league and union have already approved a 24-team playoff format but still need to decide on testing and health and safety protocols along with potential…

NHL NHL training camps to open July 10 if league, players agree to resume

NHL NHL training camps to open July 10 if league, players agree to resume

The NHL and NHL Players’ Association gave the go-ahead Thursday for teams to open training camp on July 10 in the next step forward toward completing the pandemic-delayed season. The league and union have already approved a 24-team playoff format but still need to decide on testing and health and safety protocols along with potential…

NHL Wild training camp set to open July 10 pending safety protocols agreement

NHL Wild training camp set to open July 10 pending safety protocols agreement

The NHL and NHL Players’ Association gave the go-ahead Thursday for teams to open training camp on July 10 in the next step forward toward completing the pandemic-delayed season. The league and union have already approved a 24-team playoff format but still need to decide on testing and health and safety protocols along with potential…

NHL NHL camps to open July 10 pending league-player resolution of final issues

NHL NHL camps to open July 10 pending league-player resolution of final issues

The NHL and NHL Players’ Association gave the go-ahead Thursday for teams to open training camp July 10 in the next step toward completing the pandemic-delayed season. The league and union have already approved a 24-team playoff format but still need to decide on testing and health and safety protocols along with potential host cities…