NHL

Stars sending Bishop to AHL for conditioning

Ben Bishop, who hasn't played since August 2020 amid a long recovery from a knee injury, is headed for a conditioning assignment in the minor leagues. ... Continue Reading

Nashville revival: How Matt Duchene brought his game back to life this season

After a few middling campaigns, the Predators center appears to be back on the elite track again. Here's what has changed in 2021-22. ... Continue Reading

Devils increase ads for Black-owned businesses

The New Jersey Devils, as part of their "Buy Black" program, announced Tuesday they are expanding their commitment to highlight and support Black-owned businesses with additional helmet advertising spotlighting a local music company. ... Continue Reading

Fantasy hockey rankings: Boudreau to Vancouver fantasy impact

Who's up and who's down in the newest fantasy hockey rankings? ... Continue Reading

China in for Olympic hockey despite concerns

China will take part in the men's hockey tournament at the upcoming Winter Olympics in Beijing after initial concerns that the team would be embarrassed on home ice against NHL-level competition. ... Continue Reading

Goalie Confidence Rankings: How all 32 teams should feel at the quarter mark

With more than a quarter of the season in the books, it's time to reexamine where every team ranks in terms of the masked men. ... Continue Reading

Canucks owner: Maybe 'too patient' on turnaround

Vancouver Canucks owner Francesco Aquilini says he may have been "too patient" in waiting for the struggling NHL team to turn its season around. ... Continue Reading

Flyers fire Vigneault; Yeo coaches 7-5 loss to Avs

Stuck in a losing streak that is nearing double digits, Philadelphia fired coach Alain Vigneault and assistant Michel Therrien Monday, replacing the former -- for now -- with Mike Yeo, who coached the Flyers on Monday night in a 7-5 loss to the Avalanche. ... Continue Reading

Flyers fire Vigneault; Yeo coaches in loss to Avs

Stuck in a losing streak that is nearing double digits, Philadelphia fired coach Alain Vigneault and assistant Michel Therrien Monday, replacing the former -- for now -- with Mike Yeo, who coached the Flyers on Monday night in a 7-5 loss to the Avalanche. ... Continue Reading

ESPN In The Crease podcast: How to listen, episode guide and more

Catch up with Linda Cohn and Emily Kaplan as they discuss the latest news around the league, and interview the biggest stars. ... Continue Reading

Lowly Flyers fire Vigneault, Therrien; Yeo steps in

After suffering their eighth straight loss, Philadelphia fired coach Alain Vigneault and assistant Michel Therrien on Monday, replacing the former -- for now -- with Mike Yeo, who coached the Flyers on Monday night at home vs. the Avalanche. ... Continue Reading

Jets' Pionk suspended 2 games after hit vs. Leafs

Winnipeg veteran defenseman Neal Pionk was suspended two games by the NHL on Monday for a knee-on-knee hit on Rasmus Sandin of the Toronto Maple Leafs in the third period of a Jets victory on Sunday. ... Continue Reading

Fantasy hockey waiver watch: Mikael Granlund's scoring run

Which players are part of hot scoring lines, and which goalies are worth monitoring right now? ... Continue Reading

Flyers fire Vigneault, Therrien amid losing skid

After suffering their eighth straight loss, the Philadelphia Flyers have fired head coach Alain Vigneault and assistant coach Michel Therrien. ... Continue Reading

Sources: Flyers fire Vigneault amid losing skid

After suffering their eighth straight loss, the Philadelphia Flyers have fired head coach Alain Vigneault, sources told ESPN. ... Continue Reading