Thank You Doc: Legendary Broadcaster Announces Retirement
Mike "Doc" Emrick announced his retirement from broadcasting after 47 years on Monday, many of them spent on national platforms like ESPN, ABC and NBC.
Around the NHL: Shattenkirk’s OT Winner Pulls Lightning within a Win of Cup
Both teams received power plays in overtime, but it was a call made at the end of regulation and another on Stars captain Jamie Benn in overtime that caused the most talk, leading to the game-winning goal from Kevin Shattenkirk that gave the Lightning a 5-4 win and a 3-1 series lead on Friday night.
Flyers Re-Sign Nicolas Aube-Kubel to 2-Year Deal
Flyers forward Nicolas Aube-Kubel has re-signed with the team on a two-year deal worth $1.075 million annually, the team announced on Thursday.
NHL’s Efforts for Return, Peace Should Be Rewarded with Completed Season
The biggest uncertainty in completing the NHL season remains COVID-19, but after the NHL and NHLPA's most collaborative labor efforts in decades, it would be a just reward if they can award the Stanley Cup.
Report: NHL, Players Closing in on CBA Deal
According to a report from ESPN’s Greg Wyshynski, the NHL and its players are closing in on a new CBA deal.
NHLPA Approves 24-Team Playoff, Authorize Further Negotiations
The NHLPA Executive Board had a call on Thursday to discuss the proposed 24-team playoff structure for the NHL’s return to play. On Friday, the NHLPA officially announced approval of the 24-team structure and authorized further negotiations with the NHL in pursuing the return to play.
Oskar Lindblom to Undergo Final Cancer Treatments
According to Sam Carchidi of the Philadelphia Inquirer, Flyers forward Oskar Lindblom will undergo his final cancer treatments very soon.
Flyers GM Chuck Fletcher: ‘We’re a Tough Out Right Now’
With everything going their way, pushing pause had to be difficult. Flyers GM Chuck Fletcher joined Mike Gill on The Sports Bash on 97.3 ESPN on Monday afternoon and offered his thoughts.
NHL Joins NBA in Suspending Season Amid Coronavirus Threat
The NHL joined the NBA in suspending league play until further notice on Thursday, in an effort to limit the spread of Coronavirus.
Konecny Picks Up 3 Assists in Loss, Pacific Wins All-Star Game
Travis Konecny had three assists in the Metropolitan Division's 9-5 loss to the Atlantic Division. The Pacific Division claimed victory in the 3-on-3 tournament with a 5-4 win over the Atlantic in the final at the 2020 NHL All-Star Game in St. Louis.