Mackenzie Blackwood poses for a portrait after being selected 42nd by the New Jersey Devils during the 2015 NHL Draft on June 27, 2015.  (Credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Devils Take Goaltender, 2 Forwards, Defenseman In Day 2 Of NHL Draft

Hours after finishing his first draft with the New Jersey Devils, general manager Ray Shero has already turned his attention toward free agency next week.

06/28/2015

Mackenzie Skapski

Rangers Acquire Goalie Raanta From Blackhawks; Talbot, Hagelin Traded

Haggerty, 22, had 15 goals and 18 assists last season with Hartford in the American Hockey League.

06/27/2015

SUNRISE, FL - JUNE 27:  AnDong Song poses after being selected 172nd overall by the New York Islanders during the 2015 NHL Draft at BB&T Center on June 27, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Andong Song Becomes 1st Chinese Player Taken In NHL Draft

Andong Song was selected by the New York Islanders with the No. 172 pick in the draft on Saturday.

06/27/2015

Pavel Zacha poses after being selected sixth overall by the New Jersey Devils in the first round of the 2015 NHL Draft at BB&T Center on June 26, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Devils Take Zacha With 6th Pick In Draft; Isles Trade Up For Barzal, Beauvillier

New general manager Ray Shero is delivering on his promise to make the struggling Devils a more exciting team. Meanwhile, the Isles are stockpiling young talent.

06/26/2015

Cam Talbot

Hartnett: Expect Talbot Trade Talks To Go Down To The Wire

In a high-stakes poker game ahead of the 2015 NHL Draft, Rangers general manager Glen Sather doesn’t appear to be breaking a sweat.

06/26/2015

Jason Collins speaks to reporters at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on March 3, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

‘Equality For All!': Sports World Reacts To Gay Marriage Ruling

The Supreme Court made a landmark ruling in favor of marriage equality on Friday. Meanwhile, three of America’s four major pro leagues have yet to employ an openly gay athlete on a regular-season roster.

06/26/2015

New York Islanders general manager Garth Snow (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Friedman: Despite Lack Of Early Picks, Islanders Have Options In NHL Draft

There’s a lot of flexibility here. Let’s take a look at some potential selections that could make sense when the Islanders are on the clock.

06/26/2015

Lou Lamoriello

Playoff-Starved Devils Have Sixth Pick Overall In NHL Draft

Barring a trade, the Devils (32-36-14, 78 points) will have the sixth pick overall and three in the top 41, the last one coming in the trade that sent Jaromir Jagr to Florida.

06/26/2015

Henrik Lundqvist

Stanley Cup Champion Blackhawks To Host Rangers In NHL Season Opener

The Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks will host the New York Rangers on Oct. 7 in the NHL season opener.

06/25/2015

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Las Vegas, Seattle Among Candidates For NHL Expansion

The NHL is opening a formal review process to consider adding new franchises to its 30-team league, Commissioner Gary Bettman announced Wednesday.

06/25/2015

TAMPA, FL - MAY 12: Carey Price #31 of the Montreal Canadiens makes a save against Steven Stamkos #91 of the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals during the 2015 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Amalie Arena on May 12, 2015 in Tampa, Florida. (Photo by Mike Carlson/Getty Images)

Habs Goalie Carey Price Picks Up Hat Trick At NHL Awards Show

The Montreal Canadiens’ record-setting goalie claimed the Hart Trophy, the Vezina Trophy and the Ted Lindsay Award at the NHL’s annual postseason bash Wednesday night.

06/24/2015

Cam Talbot (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: Rangers Considering ‘Multiple’ Trade Offers For Talbot

New York could also opt to keep its backup goalie, who kept the Rangers clicking during Henrik Lundqvist’s two-month absence.

06/24/2015

Clark Gillies, Mike Bossy and Bryan Trottie

6 Islanders Who Have Won Individual NHL Awards

On the eve of the NHL Awards show, and in recognition of John Tavares’ second MVP nomination in three years, we’ll take a look at the six Islanders who’ve taken home hardware from the event.

06/24/2015

John Tavares of the New York Islanders faces off against the Buffalo Sabres. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

NHL To Move To 3-On-3 In Overtime Next Season

The Board of Governors still must approve the change Wednesday when it meets in Las Vegas.

06/24/2015

Cam Talbot

Hartnett: Who’s Staying? Who’s Going? Previewing The Rangers’ Offseason

With day one of the June 26-27 NHL Draft edging closer and the July 1 free-agent frenzy just over the horizon, the Rangers are searching for ways to alleviate the salary-cap crunch.

06/23/2015