The Capitals' overly criticized superstar will inevitably slip into mediocrity like all the greats before him. Soak him in before it's too late.
Forget about changing the dimensions of nets or goalie equipment to raise scoring levels. Deaner has an idea that involves your goalie shotgunning beer.
Patrick Kane has been the NHL's best player this season, making him an early favourite for the Hart Trophy. But will a dismissed rape allegation turn off voters?
Four-on-four hockey is the ideal format for a sport played by giants on a relatively narrow surface.
My dad used to tell me that as you get older you just don't care as much as you did as a kid. He was right.
Advanced stats or fancy stats aren't all that advanced or fancy. In their most basic form, they are quite simple. Let us explain.
In this VICE Sports exclusive, we hang out with NHL All-Star defenceman P.K. Subban for a couple of days as he prepares for the start of the season and makes a surprise announcement at the Montreal Children's Hospital.
Deaner doesn't think Tortorella will last, and believes a little bonus should be added to "rivalry" games. He also hopes Jagr wins the scoring title.
In an insane twist, a rock n' roll band becomes a corporate sponsor.
VICE Sports joins All-Star defenceman P.K. Subban for a weekend to talk about his distinct image, one that goes well beyond the camera lens and his $72 million contract.
"I'm not a big fan of that [term] 'rape culture,'" says Const. Steve Kelly, a former pro and current cop spearheading the WHL's Player Impact Program.
Former NHL star Theo Fleury battled addiction and overcame abuse. He contemplated suicide, but instead turned to music to help conquer his struggles.
Less is more when it comes to the shootout, and three-on-three overtime should help limit it. Not all teams stand to benefit, though.
The NHL and the PA have formed a player development program designed to better help players transition into retirement, and succeed once their playing days are over.
Andong Song became the first Chinese-born player to be drafted to the NHL this past June when the Islanders selected him in the sixth round. His home country's interest in hockey has grown exponentially.
Fucking eh. Sad moose face.
Matthew Bissonnette alleges City of Westmount employees knew the coach was abusing him and at least three other children he knows of.
The 90s were a weird ten years for Don Cherry.
Canadians all live in igloos, snowshoe to work (at the maple syrup factory), wear jean on jean, worship hockey, and are just generally really sorry. That about sums Canadians up, eh?
The arms manufacturer, which has sold to international pariahs like Bashar al Assad and Muammar Qaddafi, found a way to advertise during the match against Canada.
Except for a new report, which shows they joke about monitoring hockey fans.
Blackface has a long, horrifying history as a racist art form. Even though it's almost 2015, white people in Canada still think it's okay to paint their skin and pretend to be a different race.
Despite its clean image and desire to remain the most boring town in Canada, Ottawa is actually wonderfully scummy.
Dripping with vitriol and offensive, reductive imagery, The Junior Hockey Bible is well-shared catalogue of junior hockey 'war stories' that reads like a sexual assault guide book.