Every day during Black History Month, SI is paying homage to unsung heroes in black sports history. Willie O’Ree was 95 percent blind in his right eye, yet still made NHL history. SI remembers the story of the league’s first black player.
Alex Ovechkin scored the 650th goal of his career and Braden Holtby made 40 saves as the Washington Capitals defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Thursday night
Plenty of NHL teams will look to make a move as the trade deadline approaches. Former NHL star and current NBC Sports analyst Jeremy Roenick weighs in on the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Islanders and what the two Eastern Conference teams should
Cory Schneider made 30 saves in posting his first shutout since November 2017 and New Jersey Devils beat the undermanned Ottawa Senators 4-0 on Thursday night
Tomas Hertl scored a pair of first-period power-play goals, Martin Jones stopped 26 shots and the San Jose Sharks took advantage of sloppy play by the Pittsburgh Penguins in a 4-0 victory
Patrick Kane scored two goals, including the game winner with 2:18 left in overtime, extending his point streak to 19 games and lifting the Chicago Blackhawks to a 5-4 victory over the Detroit Red Wings