Rangers Given Second-Best Odds To Win Stanley Cup FinalsThe Penguins -- at 8-1 -- have the best odds of taking home the hardware. The Rangers were given the second-best odds at 17-2. The Canucks, Kings and Flyers rounded out the top five.
Lichtenstein: Like Santa, Don’t Believe In Peace Between NHL Owners And PlayersThe owners and players exited the conference room around 1 a.m. on Thursday morning with a new offer to consider, but no agreement. Maybe if this happened in say, September, there would be reason for optimism. But we’re running out of time.
Following The NHL's Strongest Pitch, It's The NHLPA's Turn To Have A SayThe union's counterproposal — and the league's reaction to the offer — could determine whether the league plays a full slate of games or there's a further disruption of the schedule.
NHL Deputy Commissioner: The League Has Lost Roughly $100 Million In Revenues In speaking to reporters after talks finished up for the day between the NHL and the NHLPA, Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly estimated that the league has lost $100 million in revenues from the canceled preseason.
Hartnett: NHL Stars Bolting For Europe, Expecting Long LockoutSome of the NHL's biggest stars are rushing to Europe with no end to the lockout in sight.
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: Sather Strikes Perfect Deal For Rick NashGlen Sather waited patiently and struck a masterstroke in landing 30-goal scorer Rick Nash without having part with his best assets.
Silverman: Rangers Feel The Heat As Flyers Sign Weber To Offer SheetIt seemed like the competition was not getting any stronger in the NHL's Eastern Conference. That changed dramatically when Nashville star defenseman Shea Weber signed a 14-year, $110 million offer sheet from the Philadelphia Flyers.
Silverman: Devils' Coaching Staff Additions Will Help, Signing High-Scoring Semin Will Help MoreSigning Alexander Semin will help ease the scoring Devils' void left by the loss of Zach Parise to the Wild.
WATCH: Devastated Devils Fan Takes Out Frustration By Burning Zach Parise's JerseyA YouTube user taped himself burning Parise's jersey on the Fourth of July before uploading it online. In the video, the embattled fan hovered a sparkler over the Minnesota native's jersey before engulfing it in flames.
Without Zach Parise, Devils' Lou Lamoriello Sets Sights On 'Plan B'Indeed, the Devils general manager has been through this before — losing a marquee player to free agency — and his team has survived.
Hartnett: Sorry Devils Fans, Parise Belongs In MinnesotaZach Parise's decision to join his home state Minnesota Wild came as a blow to Devils fans, but it's truly where he belongs.
'Disappointed' Devils GM Lamoriello: Parise's Decision Wasn't About MoneyWhile Minnesota celebrated the signing of Zach Parise on Wednesday, the Devils were left with a big hole to fill.
B&C Morning Show: Craig Jumps Ship - Jerry Delivers UpdateBased on the fact that he was rockin' a Brooklyn Nets hat in the Allstate Studio this morning, Boomer accused Craig of being the first Knicks' fan to jump ship and pledge allegiance to the Nets.
Zach Parise Officially Joins Minnesota Wild On 13-Year Deal The Minnesota Wild are the big winners of NHL free agency as they've signed Zach Parise and Ryan Suter on the Fourth of July.