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Previewing every Western Qualifying Round matchup
Patrick Sharp and Keith Jones analyze every Qualifying Round matchup in the West, including Oilers vs. Blackhawks, Coyotes vs. Predators, Wild vs. Canucks, and Jets vs. Flames.
Previewing every Eastern Qualifying Round matchup
Patrick Sharp and Keith Jones break down every Qualifying Round matchup in the East, including Canadiens vs. Penguins, Rangers vs. Hurricanes, Panthers vs. Islanders, and Blue Jackets vs. Maple Leafs.
Sharp: No-brainer to send NHL players to Olympics
Patrick Sharp and Keith Jones discuss the news that the NHL and NHLPA are nearing an agreement that would lead to NHL players being allowed to play in the Olympics.
Edmonton, Toronto frontrunners for NHL hub cities
Keith Jones and Patrick Sharp explain why it makes sense for the NHL to have Edmonton and Toronto as frontrunners for the hub cities.
Mrazek vs. Reimer and other Hurricanes lineup questions readying for Rangers
Training camp might dictate who starts, and who gets reps on a crowded blueline.
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Hurricanes losing Dudley, still in talks with TV’s Forslund
The team has reached agreements with all employees whose deals expired Tuesday so far except for Forslund, who is in his 25th season with the franchise.
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Los Angeles Kings at 2020 NHL Draft: Byfield or Stutzle with second pick?
Or should the Kings even consider trading the No. 2 pick?
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Rested Phil Kessel thinks he can get back on track as Coyotes await NHL return
His struggles stretch back to his Penguins days, though.
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Hurricanes back at PNC Arena as voluntary training sessions begin
The team announced last week that roughly 16 players were expected to participate, divided into two groups, with workouts closed to the public and media.
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PHT remembers video games: Sony made a surprisingly long series of hockey/NHL games
From ESPN to Gretzky to Doc Emrick, Sony hockey video games touched a lot of bases.
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PHT Morning Skate: Time to make changes to NHL Draft Lottery?
Tuesday's collection of links.
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An NHL team should give Bruce Boudreau another shot as head coach
Boudreau admits he wants to be "behind the bench" again.
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Red Wings plan to hold training camp in Detroit next season
GM Steve Yzerman announced the decision Monday to stay home instead of going to Traverse City, Michigan.
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NHL: 26 players have tested positive for COVID-19 since Phase 2 began (June 8)
15 of those positive tests came from players skating at team facilities, while 11 involved players outside of Phase 2 protocol.
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NHL Power Rankings: Best landing spots for Alexis Lafreniere
Which team from the Qualifying Round would make for the best fit for the expected top pick?
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NHL announces return-to-play plans: 24-team playoff format, two hub cities
Important details and dates shared, even if key decisions still need to be made.
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No. 1 pick in 2020 NHL Draft to be determined in second drawing
One of the eight losing teams from the NHL's Qualifying Round will win the right to make the No. 1 overall selection in the 2020 draft.
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Mystery NHL playoff qualifier wins 2020 No. 1 pick
A Stanley Cup Playoff team yet to be determined will get the top selection in the 2020 NHL Draft, as the Kings and Senators also finished in the Top 3 in the NHL Draft Lottery.
Mock Draft: Projecting top picks for the 2020 NHL Draft after part one of draft lottery
So, who will go 1-8, even after the draft lottery didn't tell us which team is picking first overall?
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Lafreniere still available after 'bizarre' lottery
Keith Jones, Liam McHugh and Patrick Sharp break down the 2020 NHL Draft Lottery results and what it means for likely No. 1 pick Alexis Lafreniere after a 2020 Stanley Cup Playoff qualifier won the top...
NHL Draft Lottery results: Sens, Wings miss out
The 2020 NHL Draft Lottery results saw surprises, as the Detroit Red Wings and Ottawa Senators missed out on the No. 1 overall pick, with a mystery Stanley Cup Playoff qualifier getting the top selection.
Bettman: NHL return plan a 'collaborative effort'
NHL commissioner Gary Bettman joins Kathryn Tappen prior to the draft lottery to provide an update on the NHL's return-to-play plan, COVID-19 testing and positive results and the league working toward...
WATCH LIVE: 2020 NHL Draft Lottery on NBCSN
Coverage of the 2020 NHL Draft Lottery begins at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN and the NBC Sports app.
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Mogilny, others among Hockey Hall of Fame picks for Sharp, Jones
"Our Line Starts" also tabs Daniel Alfredsson, among others.
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Our Line Starts podcast: Hall of Fame reactions, snubs
Liam McHugh, Keith Jones, and Patrick Sharp break down this year's Hockey Hall of Fame class.
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Red Wings have shot to win NHL lottery to draft Lafreniere
Detroit desperately needs a boost after easily being the worst team in the league during the pandemic-shortened season that was put on ice in March.
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NHL not planning to quarantine players for training camps
The league and players are still working to finalize a return-to-play agreement that would entail a 24-team playoff to award the Stanley Cup.
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2020 NHL Draft Lottery primer: Details, odds, top prospects
You can catch the 2020 NHL Draft Lottery Friday night at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
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Report: NHLPA to vote on return to play, CBA extension, $83M cap
A key measure could involve a flat $83 million salary cap for three seasons, according to Larry Brooks.
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McDavid, Kane and game changers that can win Cup
The Our Line Starts crew makes their fantasy draft picks for players that could lift their teams to victory in the 2020 Stanley Cup Playoffs, from Connor McDavid to Patrick Kane to Alex Ovechkin.
Mogilny among stars still waiting for spot in HHOF
The Our Line Starts crew discuss players who should already be in the Hockey Hall of Fame, including Rod Brind'Amour, Alexander Mogilny and Keith Tkachuk.
Panthers’ Aleksander Barkov invests in his former Finnish club
Barkov started his hockey life as a 4-year-old for the Tappara club in his hometown of Tampere, Finland.
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Hossa enters HHOF: 'He was a star every night'
Keith Jones, Liam McHugh and Patrick Sharp reflect on the legacy of Marian Hossa over the course of his career as he enters the Hockey HHOF, from his star power to leadership that lifted Chicago to three...
Iginla's HHOF legacy defined by toughness, class
Keith Jones, Liam McHugh and Patrick Sharp look at the career of Jarome Iginla as he enters the Hockey HOF and how his toughness, combined with leadership and class, made him one of the top power forwards...
Amazon, Bezos team up with NHL Seattle to present ‘Climate Pledge Arena’
Jeff Bezos claims that the Seattle arena will sport "the greenest ice in the NHL."
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Wait is over as Iginla, Lowe enter Hockey HOF
The Our Line Starts crew breaks down the 2020 class entering the Hockey Hall of Fame and the impact of each inductee, from Jarome Iginla's role as a game-changing power forward to Kevin Lowe's elite...
Reports: Edmonton, Toronto more likely NHL hub city options than Vancouver
Meanwhile, Chicago and Los Angeles sit in "standby," and Las Vegas looks like a top option.
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Sports Uncovered: Brian Boucher on playing goal during the ‘Marathon on Ice’
The story of Game 4 is the subject of the latest episode of NBC Sports Regional Network’s podcast series, Sports Uncovered.
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Iginla headlines 2020 Hall class as 4th Black player elected
Iginla will be the fourth Black player inducted after Grant Fuhr, women's hockey pioneer Angela James and Willie O'Ree.
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Hall of Fame waits for Lowe, Wilson come to an end
Kevin Lowe and Doug Wilson finally got the calls they never thought were coming.
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How to watch 2020 NHL Draft Lottery
NBC Sports will present live coverage of the 2020 NHL Draft Lottery this Friday at 8 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
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2020 Hockey Hall of Fame class: Iginla, Hossa, Wilson, St-Pierre, Lowe, Holland
Class includes two first-ballot Hall of Famers, mixed with two who were waiting a long, long time.
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Lightning re-open training facilities five days after COVID-19 outbreak
Despite some frightening COVID-19 surges in Florida ...
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Penguins’ Matt Murray eyeing present, not future
With restricted free agency looming and the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic on the league's open market unknown, Murray is trying to keep it simple.
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PHT Morning Skate: Hossa, other 2020 Hockey Hall of Fame debates
Wednesday's collection of links.
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