Selanne, Finland Rout U.S. 5-0 In Bronze Medal GameTeemu Selanne scored two goals and Tuukka Rask had a 26-save shutout, helping Finland rout the United States 5-0 Saturday to win hockey bronze at the Sochi Games.
Hartnett's Fearless 2013-14 NHL Regular Season & Stanley Cup PredictionsThe new NHL comes to life when the puck drops on Tuesday night. Four brand spanking new divisions (some with geographically confusing names) will be introduced. From there, it should be chaos as usual.
Hartnett: 10 Things NHL Fans Can Look Forward To After LockoutThe NHL's return will bring fierce competition for playoff spots, faces in new places and two legends going for one last glory.
Hartnett: Local NHL Stars Preparing For Potential LockoutTop NHL stars are making plans in the event of a lockout. A cancellation of the 2012-13 NHL season would ruin many great storylines.
Hartnett: Martin Brodeur And Jaromir Jagr, A Tale Of Two 40-Year-OldsBefore Game 5, Jagr called over to the legendary Devils goalie, "Hey, Marty, how does it feel to be 40?" It must feel pretty good -- Brodeur is moving on.
Hartnett: NHL Authorities Must Save Hockey's Damaged SoulGone are the days when NHL players could adequately police themselves. The game I love has now given way to ugly, vigilante justice.
Hartnett: Scott Niedermayer Crucial To Devils' Dynasty RunScott Niedermayer's number 27 will be lifted to the rafters at the Prudential Center tonight alongside Ken Daneyko and Scott Stevens. Together, the three defensemen were the rock on which the Devils built their dynasty.
Islanders Fall, Extend Losing Streak To 8
Big Game Friday For Cellar-Dwelling DevilsIt's early in the season, but the New Jersey Devils are uncharacteristically at the bottom of the NHL. Their position may not change any time soon.