A Quebec Nordiques fan shows his support for their return to the NHL at a game between the Calgary Flames and the Ottawa Senators at Scotiabank Place on Jan. 14, 2011 in Ottawa, Canada. (Photo by Phillip MacCallum/Getty Images)

Will The NHL Return To Quebec City? Media Company Makes Formal Expansion Bid

Quebecor Inc. said Monday on its Twitter account that it has submitted its “candidacy for the NHL expansion process in order to bring the Nordiques back to Quebec City.”

07/20/2015

Mat Bodie

Rangers Sign Minor League Defenseman Mat Bodie

Bodie played in 75 games with the Hartford Wolf Pack (AHL) last season, finishing with five goals and 27 assists.

07/17/2015

Garth Snow

Friedman: Why The Islanders Are Smartly, Stubbornly Sitting Tight

Snow’s best option is to stay the course and not make any rash decisions. It’s what has put him and his Islanders on the verge of breaking through.

07/17/2015

Jeff Gorton of the New York Rangers attends the 2015 NHL Draft at BB&T Center on June 26, 2015 in Sunrise, Florida. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Hartnett: New Rangers GM Gorton Is Passing Early Tests With Flying Colors

When Rangers general manager Jeff Gorton took charge on July 1, he inherited a roster that was carefully molded into an Eastern Conference superpower by predecessor Glen Sather.

07/16/2015

Jacob deGrom

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the local sports landscape.

07/16/2015

Jesper Fast

Rangers Sign Restricted Free Agents Jesper Fast, J.T. Miller.

The signings leave only Derek Stepan as the major unsigned restricted free agent with the Rangers.

07/15/2015

Devils defenseman Eric Gelinas (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Devils Re-Sign D-man Gelinas To 2-Year Deal

Devils general manager Ray Shero announced the signing on Tuesday. The team had maintained its rights to the restricted free agent by making a qualifying offer late last month.

07/14/2015

Vojtech Mozik, Daniel Krejci

What A Day! Czech Defenseman Mozik Has Tough Trip To Devils’ Camp

Defenseman Vojtech Mozik isn’t likely to forget his first day as a New Jersey Devil.

07/14/2015

Emerson Etem

Rangers Sign Restricted Free Agents Emerson Etem, Oscar Lindberg

Etem had five goals and five assists in 45 games for the Anaheim Ducks. He also had three goals in 12 postseason games. The California native has 15 career goals and 16 assists.

07/14/2015

Derek Stepan of the New York Rangers celebrates his second goal of the game against the Anaheim Ducks on March 22, 2015 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Contract Showdown Looming Between New Rangers GM And Veteran Stepan

On Monday afternoon, the NHLPA announced that Derek Stepan’s arbitration hearing has been set for July 27 in Toronto. This means it’s crunch time for the cap-crunched Blueshirts.

07/14/2015

Brock Nelson

Capellini: Islanders’ Lack Of Impact Moves So Far This Offseason Is A Troubling Sign

The Isles bowed out in the first round of last season’s playoffs following a 101-point season in which they limped to the finish line. Their solution so far this offseason has been to do basically nothing.

07/14/2015

John Hynes

Hynes On Ice As Devils’ Coach, Works With Prospects At Camp

A little more than a month after being named coach of the New Jersey Devils, John Hynes was back in his comfort zone.

07/14/2015

David Conte

Devils, Scouting Director David Conte Part Ways

New Jersey Devils scouting director David Conte has left the team by mutual agreement.

07/10/2015

Jacob Degrom

Top 10 Drafts By New York City-Area Sports Teams Over The Past Decade

They may not have a ton of championships to show for it, but several of the local pro sports teams have had tremendous drafts over the last 10 years.

07/08/2015

Emerson Etem

Hartnett: Meet Emerson Etem, The Rangers’ New High-Potential Winger

There’s a strong chance Etem makes the most of his new opportunity with the Rangers and flourishes.

07/08/2015