Emrick, NBC’s lead play-by-play voice known for his myriad ways to describe puck movement, had called N.H.L. games for 40 seasons.
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by: Seth Berkman — NY Times 13 Oct
The league is replacing its commissioner, the league founder Dani Rylan Kearney, as it seeks to secure independent ownership for four of its six teams heading into its sixth season.
by: Salim Valji — NY Times 10 Oct
Quinton Byfield became the highest-drafted Black player in league history just one day before the Hockey Diversity Alliance said it would work independently of the N.H.L.
by: Stephen Smith — NY Times 8 Oct
The Lightning have held a parade and a stadium celebration, albeit with limited capacity. But each player getting a day with the trophy, a rite since 1995, is uncertain.
by: Andrew Knoll — NY Times 8 Oct
The Rangers took a 6-foot-7 goalie in the later rounds. The Devils selected a wing to play with their cornerstone centers, and the Islanders tried to make the most of the draft without a first-round pick.
New Jersey Devils
... as a high upside,” Lou Lamoriello, the Islanders’ general manager, said. The Devils were one of two teams in the first round with three selections. They have in ...
New York Islanders
... Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday. Credit... Chris O'Meara/Associated Press The Islanders made their first selection in the third round, drafting Alexander Ljungkrant ...
New York Rangers
... standing, however, hasn’t always translated to success, as evidenced by the Rangers’ decision to cut ties with center Lias Andersson, the No. 7 pick in 2017. He ...
by: Allan Kreda — NY Times 7 Oct
Lafreniere, the consensus top prospect, had 112 points in 52 games last season in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League and joins the Rangers’ young core.
by: Allan Kreda — NY Times 30 Sep
If he chooses to continue playing after 15 years in New York, Lundqvist, 38, will join a crowded goaltender market during this free agency period.
New Jersey Devils
... fter an 11-year career with seven teams including the Rangers, Islanders and Devils. “And he looked so different — the way he did his pads, the way he stood in ...
by: Carol Schram — NY Times 30 Sep
With Steven Stamkos injured for much of the postseason, Victor Hedman scored 10 goals to help Tampa Bay win its first Stanley Cup in the pair’s 11 seasons together.
New York Islanders
... ttle more and contribute a little more, especially in the series against the Islanders, and the way he responded has been pretty impressive.” Born just 10 months a ...
by: Carol Schram — NY Times 29 Sep
The Lightning defeated the Dallas Stars, four games to two, to win their second championship, in a season upended by the coronavirus pandemic.
by: Kurt Streeter — NY Times 28 Sep
A promotional video posted by the N.H.L. that glorified pain showed a disturbing embrace of violence by the league. The post has since been deleted.
by: Andrew Knoll — NY Times 27 Sep
Stamkos, the Lightning’s captain and one of the league’s top scorers, made his only postseason appearance in Game 3 of the finals against Dallas after being out with an injury.
by: Carol Schram — NY Times 27 Sep
Corey Perry’s goal gave Dallas a 3-2 victory and stopped Tampa Bay from clinching its second Stanley Cup.
by: Carol Schram — NY Times 26 Sep
Kevin Shattenkirk scored on the power play in overtime to give Tampa Bay a 5-4 win and a lead of three games to one over Dallas.
by: Andrew Knoll — NY Times 26 Sep
Heiskanen, 21, leads all players at that position in points this postseason and has impressed greats like Nicklas Lidstrom with his play.
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