Getty Images, USA TODAY Sports

Morning 3-on-3: Who will win the Stanley Cup?

In Thursday's Morning 3-on-3, we answer who will take the championship crown from the Blackhawks this season and assess how some big names looked on opening night.


Hockey Today: 2015-2016 Season Preview

Scott Burnside returns to discuss the start of the 2015-16 NHL season and is joined by Craig Custance, Joe McDonald, Scott Powers and Pierre LeBrun.

Inside The NHL: The season is open, drop the pucks! (8:47)
SVP: One big thing (2:00)
Todd Korol/Toronto Star/Getty Images
12hPierre LeBrun

P.K. Subban 'good' after injury scare

P.K. Subban gave the Canadiens a scare when he crashed into the boards in the first period after a dangerous push from behind.

NHLI via Getty Images, USA TODAY Sports
21hScott Burnside

Burnside: This is a season for the ages

This game-changing season gets off to a roaring start Wednesday night, with two big-name rookies joining a league readying for expansion, eyeing the World Cup and debuting exciting rule changes.

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images

Experts' predictions for the 2015-16 NHL season

Which player is going to come away with the big trophy haul this season? Is your team going to win the Stanley Cup? Our experts weigh in with their predictions.

Gerry Thomas/NHLI via Getty Images

Waivers list for Oct. 7, 2015

As teams continue to cut down their roster before the regular season, the following players were placed on waivers.

Kirk Irwin/Getty Images

Grantland: Ready to overreact

The coming NHL season is chock-full of storylines, so why not start overreacting to seven of them -- like Dustin Byfuglien maybe looking to leave Winnipeg -- on opening night?

Which NHL team will be better than everyone thinks? (1:05)
This Is SportsCenter: National Anthem (0:29)
Crosby: McDavid can handle high expectations (1:42)
Remember when you were a rookie? (2:24)
Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images
2dPaul Grant

NHL ABCs - 26 lines about 30 teams

To help you get up to speed on what's new before the first faceoff, we've got the ABCs of the biggest storylines you need to know about this season.

Len Redkoles/Getty Images

Grantland: Your NHL awards odds

The NHL is flirting heavily with Las Vegas, so what better time to offer some awards predictions based, of course, on the Vegas odds for the favorites, longshots and others.

Dennis Wierzbicki/USA TODAY Sports
19hCraig Custance

Predictions from NHL insiders on all 30 teams

Craig Custance unveils his predictions on order of finish for all 30 NHL teams, including comments from NHL sources on every team.

Early Hart Trophy predictions (1:33)
Illustration by Max Hopmans
3dNeil Paine and Matt Coller

NHL: Is your team projected to win it all?

Kings, Blackhawks, Kings, Blackhawks. That's so last four years. We're all about the here and now, so we turned to Hockey Prospectus to illuminate the new season that starts on Wednesday.

AP Photo/Mark Humphrey

What's the verdict on 3-on-3 overtime?

Arguably the most exciting rule change this season is the move to a 3-on-3 overtime format for five minutes. So what do the players and goalies think of it?

Getty Images, USA TODAY Sports

Tracker: Connor McDavid vs. Jack Eichel

Now that Connor McDavid and Jack Eichel are both playing on the biggest hockey stage, follow the two rookie superstars as they look to live up to the hype and try to win the Calder Trophy.

Getty Images
6dPaul Lukas

2015-16 Uni Watch NHL preview

The NHL hasn't switched to a new uniform supplier yet, but there are plenty of updates, throwbacks and alternate looks coming this season. Paul Lukas breaks it all down, team by team.


Pierre LeBrun @Real_ESPNLeBrun

Eichel said sometimes he'd dream of playing on Crosby's wing. Or playing in a Bruins uniform. Of course, he was 8 when Sid entered the NHL

Joe McDonald @ESPNJoeyMac

Zdeno Chara: "You always want to play, but unfortunately at this time, the stage where I’m at, I’ve got to wait for another day."

Andrew Shaw @shawz65

This #EasyThrowback of Sea Captain Andrew turned up just in time for #tbt. What happens when you search boat on #googlephotos? #ad