Center Tomas Hertl (#48) of the San Jose Sharks bounces a puck off of his stick during the warm-ups

Sharks Make Four Qualifying Offers

San Jose Sharks general manager Doug Wilson announced today that the team has issued qualifying offers to forwards Tomas Hertl, Matt Nieto and Ryan Carpenter along with defenseman Dylan DeMelo. Hertl had...
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3 Things Learned on Draft Weekend

All things considered, it was a relatively quiet weekend from Buffalo. While there were some bits and pieces of action between the two days and seven rounds, it didn't exactly match up against the hype in the d...
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No Rest for Rutherford, Who Stands Pat at G

Just over a week removed from their victory parade, the Pittsburgh Penguins have started taking off for their offseason homes and summer vacations, the reward for the months-long grind that culminated in the fr...
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Sharks Welcome Five Prospects To The Family

Saturday was a pleasant afternoon for San Jose Sharks fans, who were glad to see some teal on the clock at First Niagara Center. The Sharks selected center Dylan Gambrell with the 60th overall pick in the 20...
NHL 2013 - Mar 7 - PIT vs PHI - Forward Beau Bennett (#19) of the Pittsburgh Penguins plays the puck

Devils Acquire Bennett from Pittsburgh

For the second time in as many drafts with New Jersey, general manager Ray Shero acquired a young forward for a draft pick. On Saturday, the Devils announced the acquisition of Beau Bennett from Pittsburgh i...
Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron (37) during a NHL game in Boston's TD Garden.

Next Season Starts Now For Bruins

Well, this is certainly unfamiliar territory for the Black and Gold. The Boston Bruins will open the 2016-17 National Hockey League season on the road against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday, Oct. 13. ...
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Wrapping Up Round One of the ’16 Draft

The entire NHL community turned its attention to the First Niagara Center in Buffalo, N.Y., on Friday for the first round of the Entry Draft. As has often become the case, much of the pre-draft headlines had...
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Isles Add Kieffer Bellows with Top Pick

The New York Islanders selected winger Kieffer Bellows with the 19th overall pick in the 2016 NHL Entry Draft. The 6'1", 194-pound winger scored 50 goals and 81 points in 62 games with the US Development Tea...
Game 3 was certainly a battle between the Sharks and Penguins.

Around the Metro: Pittsburgh Penguins

The Pittsburgh Penguins are the 2016 Stanley Cup champions. If you took a collective poll prior to Christmas, there might not have been many that thought those words could have been written. It was Decemb...