DeAngelo agrees to one-year, $925,000 contract with Rangers

Tony DeAngelo agreed to a one-year, $925,000 contract with the New York Rangers on Friday.

Girardi retires after 13 seasons in NHL

The 35-year-old defenseman had 16 points (four goals, 12 assists) in 62 games with the Tampa Bay Lightning last season and no points in four Stanley Cup Playoff games. The Lightning opted not to re-sign Girardi after last season, and he became a free agent on… [+3057 chars]

5 things learned from Sept. 19 preseason games

Galchenyuk finding place with Penguins When the Pittsburgh Penguins acquired forward Alex Galchenyuk from the Arizona Coyotes as part of the Phil Kessel trade June 29, the hope was he could slot in at left wing on Evgeni Malkin's line and provide some punch … [+5854 chars]

Training Camp Buzz: Hall expected to make preseason debut for Devils

Welcome to the 2019 preseason! Camps are open and it's a busy time, with rookies looking to make a name for themselves and veterans looking to lock down roster spots.

Oilers season preview: Neal's offense could help end playoff drought

The 2019-20 NHL season begins Oct. 2. With training camps open, NHL.com is taking a look at the five keys, the inside scoop on roster questions, and the projected lines for each of the 31 teams. Today, the Edmonton Oilers.Coach: Dave Tippett (first season) L… [+5223 chars]

Fantasy goalie, team win projections for 2019-20

NHL.com has projected the win totals for goalies relevant in fantasy hockey and all 31 teams for the 2019-20 season. These projections should be used as a basis for decision-making in all fantasy leagues, especially wins-only formats. For more fantasy coverag… [+3042 chars]

Sept. 19: NHL Preseason Roundup

Alex Galchenyuk scored a power-play goal in his Pittsburgh Penguins preseason debut, and Nathan Legare scored twice in 23 seconds during a 4-1 win against the Columbus Blue Jackets at PPG Paints Arena on Thursday.Jake Guentzel had a goal and an assist, and Ju… [+1909 chars]

Laine apologizes to Jets linemate Little for comments

WINNIPEG --Patrik Laine apologized to Winnipeg Jets linemate Bryan Little for comments in a Finland newspaper this week that appeared to be critical of him, Little said Thursday."He was saying sorry and apologizing for just the way I think it was interpreted,… [+4351 chars]

Point, Lightning 'a ways apart' on contract, agent says

Brayden Point and the Tampa Bay Lightning aren't close to agreeing to terms on a contract, his agent said Thursday."We're a ways apart right now but like I said, I say all the time, you can do a deal in a day if you're so inclined so things can move quickly b… [+2314 chars]

Fantasy defenseman point projections for 2019-20

NHL.com has projected the point totals for defensemen relevant in fantasy hockey for the 2019-20 season. These projections should be used as a basis for decision-making in all fantasy leagues, especially points-only formats. For more fantasy coverage, visit N… [+2802 chars]