Commissioner Gary Bettman gave his State of the NHL address on Saturday prior to the All-Star Skills Competition at Nationwide Arena in Columbus. Here are some excerpts:
The World Cup of Hockey will return in 2016 with a new, unique format, the NHL and NHL Players' Association announced on Saturday in a joint press conference.
NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman was very impressed with the Nats Park rink that greeted him at this year's Winter Classic.
The Winter Classic today seems like an institution, but when first discussing the idea, NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman wasn't' sure if the league could pull it off.
All three of the players the Caps sent to the jersey unveiling and official announcement sounded excited about the prospect of playing the Winter Classic in their own back yard at Nats Park.