NHL players could still go to the 2018 Olympics, but it won't be in exchange for extending the collective bargaining agreement through 2025. A person with direct knowledge of the decision said the Players' Association on Friday rejected the NHL's…STEPHEN WHYNO (AP Hockey Writer)
Tom Rowe's first two games in charge of an NHL team lasted longer than regulation, making him sweat it out to earn his first taste of success. Aleksander Barkov scored on a breakaway 2:04 into overtime to lift the Florida Panthers to a 2-1 win over…LARRY LAGE (AP Hockey Writer)
Marian Hossa may be playing like the most experienced member of Chicago Blackhawks, but he doesn't show signs of being one of the team's oldest players. The 37-year-old forward is as crafty as ever and seems to have plenty of gas left in the tank -…MATT CARLSON (Associated Press)
Leon Draisaitl earned some high praise from linemate Connor McDavid. Draisaitl had two goals and an assist and McDavid had three assists in the Edmonton Oilers' 6-3 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night. Leon thinks the game so well.
Anton Khudobin made a couple big plays at key moments for the Boston Bruins, and celebrated accordingly. Khudobin pumped his fists after the Bruins finished off a 2-1 shootout win against the Carolina Hurricanes on Thursday night for the…