Super 16: Wild on rise as elite puck possession team
The Minnesota Wild began the 2013-14 season with a spike in their possession statistics, as a team long considered one of the most passive in the NHL tried to change its identity.
As the season wore on, the Wild slipped back to the middle of th...
Playing experience guided Shapiro in 'Hockey Saint'
Playing three years of high school hockey, Howard Shapiro discovered a few things about himself and what he wanted to become. Although Shapiro said he wasn't very good, hockey taught him lessons that he applied to his life and opened creative door...
New season sees Rangers' Nash an elite scorer again
GREENBURGH, N.Y. -- The puck dropped in front of Rick Nash as if it arrived gift-wrapped with a card on it that read, "Open for a goal."
It dropped at the feet of the New York Rangers forward, which were positioned perfectly in front of the cr...
Unmasked: Oilers' Scrivens has mask with a message
Simply stopping pucks isn't enough for Ben Scrivens.
Scrivens sees his position as a goaltender for the Edmonton Oilers as an opportunity and an obligation to do more. So he is lending his name and his mask to raise awareness and funds for ment...
Smith's hustle, goal sparked Predators to victory
Nashville Predators forward Craig Smith did more than score two goals Wednesday against the Edmonton Oilers. His extra effort on defense helped spark the Predators to a 4-1 win to begin a six-game road trip.
With the game scoreless in the secon...