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June 30, 2022, 12:27 AM

Stanley Cup accidentally delivered to couple’s driveway

The Stanley Cup trophy was accidentally delivered to the driveway of neighbors of Swedish player Gabriel Landeskog.
June 30, 2022, 12:27 AM
Stanley Cup accidentally delivered to couple’s driveway
June 28, 2022, 3:46 AM

By the Numbers: Colorado's Stanley Cup win

A look at the Colorado Avalanche's first Stanley Cup championship since 2001, after defeating the two-time defending champion, the Tampa Bay Lightning.
June 28, 2022, 3:46 AM
By the Numbers: Colorado's Stanley Cup win
June 27, 2022, 12:01 PM

Colorado Avalanche win Stanley Cup

The Avalanche beat two-time defending champions Tampa Bay Lightning to claim their first NHL title during Game 6 in Tampa.
June 27, 2022, 12:01 PM
Colorado Avalanche win Stanley Cup
June 27, 2022, 11:21 AM

Avalanche dethrone Lightning to win Stanley Cup for 3rd time

The Colorado Avalanche have won the Stanley Cup after dethroning the two-time defending champion Tampa Bay Lightning
June 27, 2022, 11:21 AM
June 25, 2022, 6:49 PM

The Tampa Bay Lightning hang on by beating the Avalanche on Colorado's home ice

The Stanley Cup Final is extending to a game six but can the Avalanche dethrone the defending champs?
June 25, 2022, 6:49 PM
The Tampa Bay Lightning hang on by beating the Avalanche on Colorado's home ice
June 22, 2022, 12:31 PM

Lightning, Avalanche to compete in Game 4 of Stanley Cup Finals

Two-time defending champions Tampa Bay Lightning are hoping to even the series at two games a piece in their hometown on Wednesday night.
June 22, 2022, 12:31 PM
Lightning, Avalanche to compete in Game 4 of Stanley Cup Finals
June 20, 2022, 1:34 PM

Avalanche within two wins of Stanley Cup win against Lightning

The Tampa Bay Lightning are down two games to none after the Colorado Avalanche shut out the two-time defending champions 7-0 in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Finals.
June 20, 2022, 1:34 PM
Avalanche within two wins of Stanley Cup win against Lightning
June 17, 2022, 8:19 AM

NHL brings in sign language interpreter for commissioner

The National Hockey League brought in a sign language interpreter for Commissioner Gary Bettman's annual news conference at the Stanley Cup Final
June 17, 2022, 8:19 AM
NHL brings in sign language interpreter for commissioner
June 16, 2022, 3:32 PM

Colorado Avalanche win Game 1 of Stanley Cup Finals in OT

ABC News’ Kayna Whitworth reports on the biggest highlights of the night, as the Colorado Avalanche beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 4-3 in overtime.
June 16, 2022, 3:32 PM
Colorado Avalanche win Game 1 of Stanley Cup Finals in OT
June 15, 2022, 1:31 PM

Colorado Avalanche look to dethrone Tampa Bay Lightning in Stanley Cup Final

Tampa Bay Lightning are trying to win a third consecutive Stanley Cup, something that hasn't been done since 1982.
June 15, 2022, 1:31 PM
Colorado Avalanche look to dethrone Tampa Bay Lightning in Stanley Cup Final
2 months ago

NHL closing in on seeing its first female coach

It seems it won't be long before the league sees its first female coach.
2 months ago
NHL closing in on seeing its first female coach
2 months ago

Biden avoids politics in honoring hockey champion Lightning

The president cracked jokes about captain Steven Stamkos.
2 months ago
Biden avoids politics in honoring NHL champion Lightning
2 months ago

Hockey hall of famer Guy Lafleur dies at 70

Guy Lafleur, known as “The Blond Demon,” played 17 seasons and won the Stanley Cup five times.
2 months ago
Hockey hall of famer Guy Lafleur dies at 70
2 months ago

Hockey Hall of Famer Guy Lafleur dies at age 70

Hockey Hall of Famer Guy Lafleur, who helped the Montreal Canadiens win five Stanley Cup titles in the 1970s, has died at age 70
2 months ago
Hockey Hall of Famer Guy Lafleur dies at age 70
3 months ago

1st Indigenous woman to scout in NHL seeks more diversity

Brigette Lacquette played defense on Canada’s Olympic women’s hockey team in 2018
3 months ago
1st Indigenous woman to scout in NHL seeks more diversity
3 months ago

Mike Bossy, Islanders great, 4-time Cup champion, dies at 65

New York Islanders great Mike Bossy has died after a battle with lung cancer.
3 months ago
Mike Bossy, Islanders great, 4-time Cup champion, dies at 65
4 months ago

NHL unveils new logo for Stanley Cup playoffs and Final

It replaces the one used for the last 13 years.
4 months ago
NHL unveiling new logo for Stanley Cup playoffs and Final
4 months ago

Russian NHL players mostly staying silent about Ukraine war

Their silence is largely based on fear of blowback at home.
4 months ago
Russian NHL players mostly staying silent about Ukraine war
5 months ago

Highlights from NHL skills challenge

At the "2022 NHL All-Star Skills competition," hockey fans watched the all-stars' silly skits and skills.
5 months ago
Highlights from NHL skills challenge
5 months ago

Boston Bruins pay tribute to 1st Black NHL player

The Boston Bruins retired the No. 22 jersey worn by former player Willie O’Ree, who became the first Black player in the National Hockey League in 1958.
5 months ago
Boston Bruins pay tribute to 1st Black NHL player
5 months ago

First Black NHL player to have his number retired

ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with Willie O' Ree, the first Black NHL player, on diversity in the League, how he coped with racist slurs and his legacy as his number is retired.
5 months ago
First Black NHL player to have his number retired
8 months ago

NHL defends disciplinary decisions in Blackhawks scandal

Commissioner Gary Bettman is defending the NHL’s handling of disciplinary matters following an investigation into the Chicago Blackhawks over sexual assault allegations in 2010
8 months ago
8 months ago

Former NHL player speaks about alleged sexual assault

Kyle Beach is suing the Chicago Blackhawks after an independent report found the hockey team’s brass mishandled his sexual assault allegations against a former coach during the 2010 Stanley Cup playoffs.
8 months ago
Former NHL player speaks about alleged sexual assault
8 months ago

Kyle Beach says Blackhawks called his sexual assault accusation 'meritless'

Kyle Beach identified himself as John Doe after an investigation found the Chicago Blackhawks both ignored and denied sexual assault allegations.
8 months ago
Kyle Beach says Blackhawks called his sexual assault accusation 'meritless'
8 months ago

Former NHL player Kyle Beach comes forward as the victim in Blackhawks sex assault case

Beach has accused the team’s video coach Brad Aldrich of sexually assaulting him while he was a minor league player.
8 months ago
Former NHL player Kyle Beach comes forward as the victim in Blackhawks sex assault case
8 months ago

Former NHL player reveals himself as victim of sexual assault in new lawsuit

Kyle Beach said he was the player who filed a lawsuit against the Chicago Blackhawks over its handling of sexual assault allegations he made against former video coach Brad Aldrich.
8 months ago
Former NHL player reveals himself as victim of sexual assault in new lawsuit
8 months ago

Chicago Blackhawks face wave of resignations over investigation

An independent NHL investigation found that the Chicago Blackhawks ignored sexual assault allegations violating their own team policy while en route to a Stanley Cup championship.
8 months ago
Chicago Blackhawks face wave of resignations over investigation
8 months ago

Mark Messier talks about his new memoir

NHL hockey legend Mark Messier talks about his new memoir, “No one wins alone."
8 months ago
Mark Messier talks about his new memoir
8 months ago

The NHL is back

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman discusses the return to ESPN and how the league is enforcing COVID-19 protocols to make games safe.
8 months ago
The NHL is back
10 months ago

Here's how hockey fans watch the puck without watching the puck

Hockey fans rely on the context of the game to help them keep track of the puck, according to new research.
10 months ago
Here's how hockey fans watch the puck without watching the puck
1 year ago

NHL star accused of tanking games to pay off gambling debts

San Jose Sharks’ Evander Kane fired back against allegations made by his estranged wife that claimed he was a “compulsive gambling addict” who was “throwing games to win money.”
1 year ago
NHL star accused of tanking games to pay off gambling debts
1 year ago

Sharks' Kane denies game-fixing allegations from wife

The NHL said it will investigate an allegation made by Evander Kane’s wife.
1 year ago
1 year ago

First NHL player to come out: ‘Homophobic slurs and language needs to change’

ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with NHL prospect Luke Prokop, following his historic post about coming out, which made him the first openly gay professional hockey player.
1 year ago
First NHL player to come out: ‘Homophobic slurs and language needs to change’
1 year ago

Tampa Bay Lightning win second consecutive Stanley Cup

It’s just the latest title for a pro-sports team in "Champa Bay," as ABC News’ Will Ganss reports.
1 year ago
Tampa Bay Lightning win second consecutive Stanley Cup
1 year ago

Columbus Blue Jackets' Matiss Kivlenieks dies in fireworks accident

NHL goalie Matiss Kivlenieks died on the Fourth of July following an accident with a firework, investigators said.
1 year ago
NHL goalie dead after July Fourth fireworks accident
1 year ago

NHL fines Rangers $250K for criticizing player safety call

The New York Rangers have been fined $250,000 by the NHL for criticizing head of player safety George Parros
1 year ago
NHL fines Rangers $250K for criticizing player safety call
1 year ago

Seattle Seahawks release Chad Wheeler after domestic violence incident

Wheeler said he will “walk away from football and get the help I need to never again pose a threat to another.” He said the events “transpired from a manic episode” and that he is “deeply sorry.”
1 year ago
Seattle Seahawks release Chad Wheeler after domestic violence incident
1 year ago

Not only goalies wear masks: NHL coaches must cover faces

NHL coaches will need to wear a mask behind the bench during games this season.
1 year ago
Not only goalies wear masks: NHL coaches must cover faces
1 year ago

NHL embarks on season that will be like '56 playoff games'

That will ramp up the rivalries, reduce travel during the pandemic.
1 year ago
2 years ago

NHL, players complete agreement for 56-game season beginning Jan. 13.

NHL, players complete agreement for 56-game season beginning Jan. 13.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Panthers hire Peterson, NHL's first Black assistant GM

The Florida Panthers have hired Brett Peterson as an assistant general manager, making him the first Black executive to hold that position in the NHL
2 years ago
Panthers hire Peterson, NHL's first Black assistant GM
2 years ago

NHL investigating ex-Panthers GM for alleged racial comments

The NHL is investigating whether former Florida Panthers general manager Dale Tallon made racially insensitive comments during the team’s two-week stay in the playoff hub city of Toronto
2 years ago
2 years ago

NHL puts off 2 days of playoff games amid injustice protests

The NHL has postponed the next two days of playoff games
2 years ago
2 years ago

LA Kings suspend mascot after sexual harassment lawsuit

The LA Kings suspended the man who performs as the ice hockey team’s mascot.
2 years ago
2 years ago

Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty spreads cheer

Flyers mascot Gritty was escorted by first responders through the streets of Delaware County to lift spirits and honor front-line workers.
2 years ago
Philadelphia Flyers mascot Gritty spreads cheer
2 years ago

Zamboni driver suits up for NHL debut as emergency goalie

42-year-old David Ayers made his NHL debut after both of the Carolina Hurricanes’ goalies were injured, and became the oldest goalie to ever win his first game.
2 years ago
Zamboni driver suits up for NHL debut as emergency goalie
2 years ago

Zamboni driver helps out the Carolina Hurricanes

David Ayers, an emergency goalie came to the team’s aid in the middle of a high stakes hockey game.
2 years ago
Zamboni driver helps out the Carolina Hurricanes
2 years ago

NHL star recovering after mid-game collapse due to cardiac episode

The St. Louis Blues’ Jay Bouwmeester, 36, was seated on the bench after coming off the ice when he fell to the ground, prompting teammates and physicians to rush to his aid.
2 years ago
NHL star recovering after mid-game collapse due to cardiac episode
2 years ago

NHL player 'doing very well' after suffering cardiac episode during Blues-Ducks game

A player with the NHL's St. Louis Blues was rushed to the hospital after collapsing on the bench during Tuesday night's game against the Anaheim Ducks.
2 years ago
NHL player 'doing very well' after suffering cardiac episode during game
2 years ago

St. Louis Blues hockey player collapses during game

Jay Bouwmeester is undergoing tests after suffering what officials called a "cardiac episode."
2 years ago
St. Louis Blues hockey player collapses during game