Oilers oust Flames in 5 on McDavid’s OT winner

Kristen Shilton is a national NHL reporter for ESPN. The Edmonton Oilers will be making their…

‘This team is in our blood:’ How Oilers, Flames fans are bringing the action outside the arenas

Kristen Shilton is a national NHL reporter for ESPN. EDMONTON — There’s much at stake for…

Panthers Thornton: No decision on 25th season

SUNRISE, Fla. — Joe Thornton’s career might be over. Or not. The veteran center, who just…

Conn Smythe Watch: Ranking candidates for Stanley Cup playoffs MVP

Greg Wyshynski is ESPN’s senior NHL writer. As the 2022 Stanley Cup playoffs reach the second…

Maple Leafs GM, coach OK despite 1st-round flop

Greg Wyshynski is ESPN’s senior NHL writer. Toronto Maple Leafs president Brendan Shanahan said that general…

Why the Avalanche are the NHL’s postseason juggernaut

Kristen Shilton is a national NHL reporter for ESPN. Greg Wyshynski is ESPN’s senior NHL writer.…

Crosby skates, but Pens mum on Game 7 status

Sidney Crosby, who did not play in a Game 6 loss to the New York Rangers,…

Leafs’ Matthews sheds slump, scores ‘huge’ goal

Kristen Shilton is a national NHL reporter for ESPN. Auston Matthews knows when to seize a…

NHL playoff watch: Will the Panthers or Maple Leafs win the Stanley Cup?

Tim Kavanagh is a senior NHL editor for ESPN. He’s a native of upstate New York.…

NHL playoff watch: What’s at stake on Wednesday

Tim Kavanagh is a senior NHL editor for ESPN. He’s a native of upstate New York.…

IIHF strips Russia of rights to host 2023 worlds

Kristen Shilton is a national NHL reporter for ESPN. The International Ice Hockey Federation Council announced…

Biden honors Lightning for past 2 Stanley Cups

WASHINGTON — Joe Biden joked that Steven Stamkos was getting old after playing in the National…