To get you ready for the 2015-16 season, we will be previewing all 30 NHL in 30 days, division by division. Check the bottom of the page for a schedule of each preview.
The Chicago Blackhawks won the Stanley Cup Wednesday night, their third in six years, capping off another incredible NHL postseason.
After a first round of surprises, overtime thrillers, goalie controversies and upsets, the playoff field has been cut from 16 teams to eight.
The Los Angeles Kings have won two of the past three Stanley Cups, but they will not get the chance to defend their title this season.
Capitals left wing Curtis Glencross returned to practice Wednesday after his wife, Tanya, gave birth to the couple’s third child and first boy, Stratton Jack.