NHL News: Blues Players Test Positive, McDavid-Draisaitl Arrive, and the Wild Want To Win Games Not Lottery

Multiple St. Louis Blues players test positive. Will positive test info be made public once games start? McDavid, Draisaitl take to the ice in Phase 2. Wild thinking winning round and not the draft lottery

NHL News: NHL and NHLPA Nearing A Deal … Edmonton And Toronto To Be Hub Cities

The NHL and NHLPA are closing in a deal for Returning to Play, Hub cities, and a CBA extension. Edmonton and Toronto will be Hub cities.

NHL Rumors: Boston Bruins, and the New Jersey Devils

Boston Bruins Jake DeBrusk on free agency. Would a Torey Krug re-signing cost them DeBrusk? Risky options for the New Jersey Devils blue line.

NHL Playoffs Breakdown: Western Conference Play-ins – Vancouver Canucks vs Minnesota Wild

A look into the play-in matchup between the Vancouver Canucks and the Minnesota Wild. Each team’s strengths, weaknesses, injury updates, and playoff prediction.

NHL Rumors: New York Rangers, Montreal Canadiens, Boston Bruins and the Edmonton Oilers

The Rangers shouldn’t go after Jonas Brodin this offseason. The Canadiens could be interested in Torey Krug if he doesn’t re-sign with the Bruins. No rush for the Oilers and Ryan Nugent-Hopkins to sign an extension.

NHL Rumors: Chris Tanev and Vancouver Canucks … Marcus Foligno and the Minnesota Wild

Chris Tanev hopes that he’ll be able to re-sign with the Vancouver Canucks. Marcus Foligno hopes to talk with the Minnesota Wild this offseason about a contract extension.

NHL Rumors: Ilya Sorokin, Kirill Kaprizov, Los Angeles Kings, and the Anaheim Ducks

Sorokin and Kaprizov won’t be staying in the KHL. Kings will have some cap room to use if they want. Ducks offseason underway and they’ll have some decisions to make.

Five NHL Teams Hurt by the Proposed 24-team Playoff Format

The NHLPA executive board approved the new format and we’re awaiting the NHL’s official announcement. Taking a look at five teams that would somewhat be hurt by the proposed 24-team playoff format.

NHL Buyout Candidates – Central Division (Part I)

Compliance buyouts could be a possibility for next season. Looking at some potential NHL buyout candidates from the Chicago Blackhawks, Minnesota Wild, and Nashville Predators.

NHL Rumors: Western Conference NHL Trade Candidates

Looking at potential NHL trade candidates from teams in the Western Conference.

NHL Rumors: Available Coaches, Potential Coaching Vacancies, and Puljujarvi’s Trade Value Increased?

Available coaches and potential coaching vacancies. If the 2020 NHL draft is held in June, does the trade value of Jesse Puljujarvi increase? Canadiens?

NHL Rumors and Notes: Steven Stamkos, and Potential Landing Spots For Dustin Byfuglien

If/when the season resumes, Lightning forward Steven Stamkos will be ready to return. Three potential landing spots for Dustin Byfuglien next year.