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Jackets fill vacancy with ex-Wild coach Evason
The Columbus Blue Jackets hired Dean Evason as coach Monday, filling the NHL's final vacancy two months before training camps open.[read more]

Sprong, 27, agrees to one-year deal with Canucks
After finishing with 18 goals and 43 points for the Detroit Red Wings, averaging 12:00 time on the ice across 76 games last season, forward Daniel Sprong agreed to terms with the Vancouver Canucks on a one-year contract on Saturday, the team announced.[read more]

Red Wings sign forward Veleno to 2-year deal
Restricted free agent forward Joe Veleno has signed a two-year, $4.55 million contract with the Red Wings.[read more]

25 future top athletes of the 21st century: Caitlin Clark, Justin Jefferson and more
If we do a top 100 list in 2050, which current athletes who didn't make this year's list are likely to be included?[read more]

ESPN's top 100 professional athletes of the 21st century: Unveiling 1-25
Who tops our list of the top athletes since 2000? We're unveiling the top 25, including our voters' pick for the No. 1 spot.[read more]

Kuznetsov, Canes part ways; reportedly off to KHL
Carolina Hurricanes forward Evgeny Kuznetsov cleared waivers and his contract was terminated.[read more]

Way-too-early Calder Trophy watch for 2024-25: Is it Macklin Celebrini's race to lose?
Here are the top candidates to win the NHL's rookie of the year award next season, and the first overall pick will have some tough competition.[read more]

Blues' Krug has pre-arthritic changes in left ankle
St. Louis Blues defenseman Torey Krug is in danger of missing the entire 2024-25 NHL season after being diagnosed with pre-arthritic changes in his left ankle.[read more]

Canucks sign goalie Silovs to two-year contract
The Vancouver Canucks agreed to terms with goaltender Arturs Silovs on a two-year contract Tuesday.[read more]

Islanders sign RFA Holmstrom, 23, to 1-year deal
The New York Islanders on Tuesday signed forward Simon Holmstrom, a former first-round selection, to a one-year contract, after the 23-year-old restricted free agent from Sweden had 15 goals and 10 assists in 75 games last season.[read more]