Jack Eichel of the Buffalo Sabres is eligible for an extension starting July 1. He's clarified a few reports about his future in Buffalo.
Pittsburgh Penguins' Sidney Crosby's brilliant performance in the Stanley Cup Playoffs so far could mean an early exit for the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman has big decisions to make this summer. Perhaps none bigger than if RFA Jonathan Drouin fits into the team's future.
He'll be more than $2,500 lighter, but can play in Game 5.
The Maple Leafs' youth and the Blackhawks' curious struggles were on display Monday
You could argue, though, that being forced to play catch-up simply means Calgary is now in its comfort zone.
That the Edmonton Oilers have figured out how to win Games 2 and 3 on the strength of three goals in total is as exciting to their players as it is disconcerting for the rest of the NHL.
If you count yourself among the legion of long-sufferers – the paper-bag-wearing, waffle-tossing folks who’ve repeatedly been punched in the gut by their love of the Toronto Maple Leafs – it simply doesn’t get much better than this.