NHL stars carrying the biggest offensive burden for their teams

9:27 AM ET An exercise I do every season is looking at which players played the biggest role in their team’s overall offensive production. While the raw list of scoring leaders is a good starting point and features a collection of the league’s most prolific offensive players, it also doesn’t necessarily tell the full story. […]

Hockey Canada dropping ‘midget’ from divisions

4:41 PM ET Associated Press TORONTO — The term “midget” is being dropped from youth divisions in Canadian hockey because the governing body aims to be more inclusive. Hockey Canada says it wanted to be sure it wasn’t “putting up barriers to keep people away from the sport.” The term “midget” has long been used […]

NHL Rumors: Flames, Maple Leafs, Oilers, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there are some who look closely at the Calgary Flames organization and wonder if it’s time to consider trading one of their best forwards. In Toronto, there is still buzz surrounding Tyson Barrie but some are contending this is not the time to make a move. Finally, are the Edmonton […]

Waiver watch: Young scorers and lineup changes

2:30 PM ET Every week, we’ll mine the waiver wire for lesser-rostered assets to help your squad, whether you favor dynasty or the redraft format, and we’ll also toss in some tips for DFS players out there. Finally, we will look at some former go-to fantasy assets who may be overvalued – in the short- […]

Fantasy hockey rankings: Week 8 update

1. Connor McDavid, C, Edm C1 1 2. David Pastrnak, LW, Bos LW1 2 3. Leon Draisaitl, C, Edm C2 3 4. Brad Marchand, LW, Bos LW2 4 5. Alex Ovechkin, RW, Was RW1 5 6. Nathan MacKinnon, C, Col C3 6 7. John Carlson, D, Was D1 7 8. Auston Matthews, C, Tor C4 […]

Maple Leafs’ Prospect Report: Kaskisuo’s NHL Debut and Korshkov’s Emergence

While the Toronto Maple Leafs have struggled at the NHL level over the past week and a half, the future of the organization seems to be in good hands no matter where their prospects are suiting up. On Saturday, the Maple Leafs even saw one of their goaltending prospects make his NHL debut against the […]

NHL Rumors: Maple Leafs, Devils, Oilers, Penguins, More

In today’s NHL rumor rundown, there is news out of New Jersey as the team waives a big-name goaltender, speculation head coach Mike Babcock has lost his locker room and news surrounding the Edmonton Oilers. Finally, are the Pittsburgh Penguins hanging onto Jack Johnson? Babcock Lost the Room? Time to Make a Trade? James Mirtle […]