Worlds return to young Czech star’s hometown[more]
Prague native Tomas Hertl had three goals and three assists at last year's Worlds in Belarus. Photo: Richard Wolowicz / HHOF-IIHF Images
Tomas Hertl says that if a movie was ever made about his life, he thinks he’d be played by a comedian – either Adam Sandler or Jim Carrey.
However, the Czech forward’s sophomore season with the San Jose Sharks hasn’t been that much fun. It’s taken him more than 60 games to approach the...
Historic Ross race shaping up
Scoring title for NHL season low, close, and international[more]
International scoring race: Alexander Ovechkin, Nicklas Backstrom and John Tavares are currently the top-three players in the quest for the Art Ross Trophy. Photos: Andre Ringuette, Jeff Vinnick / HHOF-IIHF Images
The race to the Art Ross Trophy is looking to be the closest and lowest and one of the most international in NHL history. Never before have so many players been so closely knotted...
How acquiring Forsberg lifted Nashville to the top[more]
Three-time World Junior medallist Filip Forsberg is one of the reasons behind the Nashville Predators’ successful season. He leads all NHL rookies in scoring. Photo: Andre Ringuette / HHOF-IIHF Images
Hockey trades tend to fall into two, distinct categories. For starters, there are the trades that fill a short-term void affecting a club.