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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.

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Opening-day rosters for all 30 NHL teams

With the NHL season set to begin Wednesday night, the league has announced the opening-day rosters for all 30 teams.

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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.

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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?

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4hScott Burnside

Burnside: Season for the ages approaching

The 2015-16 season is shaping up as one of the most important ever, with two big-name rookies joining a league readying for expansion, eyeing the World Cup and debuting exciting rule changes.

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1dPaul 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.

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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.

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3hCraig 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)
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2dNeil 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.

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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?

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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.

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5dPaul 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.

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6dPierre LeBrun

2015-16 season preview: San Jose Sharks

A rocky season and a failure to make the playoffs for the first time in a decade have led to comprehensive changes for the San Jose Sharks. Here's what you need to know about them for 2015-16.

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6dPierre LeBrun

2015-16 season preview: Anaheim Ducks

A season after again falling just short of the Stanley Cup finals, the Anaheim Ducks are on a mission. Here's what you need to know about the Ducks going into the 2015-16 season.


Barry Melrose ready for the NHL season

The newest SportsCenter commercial gets us in the mood for some hockey -- Canadian style.


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Kyle Cumiskey is going on a PTO with the IceHogs and will continue rehabbing in Rockford, according to a source.

NHL season opens tonight! Picks, please

Our experts weigh in with their predictions for the 2015-16 NHL season. A lot of love for the Ducks and Capitals. Postseason, award picks

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P.K. Subban @subbanator

And the countdown continues...only 9 days left until launch. Thanks to the boys! Let's get it done tonight! #GoHabsGo

Down Goes Brown @DownGoesBrown

Decent enough job by the Maple Leafs there, but NOBODY does a pre-game ceremony like the Canadiens! [scheduled tweet for 7:05 tonight]

Which NHL team will be a sleeper?

John Buccigross joined Scott Van Pelt and said the Blue Jackets will be a team to look at this season: "I think they're a 100-point team."