The best current articles on the topic Hockey in USA Hockey 144 144 Logo As Women’s Hockey Advances in Canada, Pay Checks May Not Be Far Behind Though a U.S. rival has its struggles, the Canadian Women’s Hockey League is seeing steady progress, including a league-first game at an N.H.L. arena on Saturday. Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:14:53 GMT Surging NHL Players Most Likely to Stay Hot in 2016-17 The season is well underway and teams are beginning to separate a little in the standings. Fans have been entertained with a huge group of impact rookies, and a few sophomores have gone off as expected—one of whom is leading the league in scoring. The standings and scoring races are settling in with most of the usual suspects falling into expected areas of their divisions. There are a few... Sat, 10 Dec 2016 03:01:07 GMT Ranking the NHL's 10 Best Penalty-Killers in the 2016-17 Season As the National Hockey League rolls wraps up its second month of play for the 2016-17 season, reports that scoring is down just a tick from last year—from 2.71 goals per team per game to 2.70. The stats show that power-play opportunities have increased slightly, but penalty killing has also improved. On balance, the end result is basically the same—teams are scoring an average of 0.58... Sat, 10 Dec 2016 10:26:44 GMT