Inside look at Anaheim Ducks

Inside look at Anaheim Ducks

NHL.com is providing in-depth roster, prospect and fantasy analysis for each of its 32 teams from Aug. 8-Sept. 8. Today, the Anaheim Ducks. The Anaheim Ducks had a busy offseason and believe they are ready to compete for a Stanley Cup Playoff berth after not qualifying each of the past four seasons. On the first … Read more

FAANGs ain’t what they used to be, so beware the bear-market bounce says this hedge fund manager

FAANGs ain’t what they used to be, so beware the bear-market bounce says this hedge fund manager

It’s been some rally. The S&P 500 SPX, -0.20% is starting the week at a seven-week high, bolstered by hopes for a less hawkish Fed and a sense that earnings pessimism was overdone. The benchmark stock index is up 12.6% from the recent low hit md-June, having delivered its best July performance since 1939, according … Read more

Islanders get younger at defenseman with Romanov addition

Islanders get younger at defenseman with Romanov addition

After the NHL Draft, free agency and other offseason moves, NHL.com is examining where each team stands ahead of the 2022-23 regular season, which starts on Oct. 7. Today, the New York Islanders: 2021-22 season: 37-35-10, fifth in Metropolitan Division; did not qualify for Stanley Cup Playoffs Key arrival Alexander RomanovD: The 22-year-old, who was … Read more

Sharks coach Quinn, GM Grier bring Boston University bond to new jobs

Sharks coach Quinn, GM Grier bring Boston University bond to new jobs

Mike Grier, the San Jose Sharks general manager, was asked about the Boston University connection between himself and his newly named coach, David Quinn, as the men sat next to each other at a press conference Tuesday. Quinn turned to him and quipped, “Did you go to BU?” Grier laughed. “It didn’t factor into the … Read more

Toews says Blackhawks rebuild ‘doesn’t sound appealing’: report

Toews says Blackhawks rebuild ‘doesn’t sound appealing’: report

Jonathan Toews said he is not a fan of the ongoing Chicago Blackhawks rebuild. “At the end of the day, we’re talking about a five-plus-year process, according to (general manager) Kyle [Davidson],” the Blackhawks captain told The Athletic on Tuesday. “So that part of it doesn’t sound appealing to me at all.” Davidson said July … Read more

Dow clings to gain as earnings season kicks off, with investors scaling back Fed rate-hike expectations

Dow clings to gain as earnings season kicks off, with investors scaling back Fed rate-hike expectations

US stocks rose, but trimmed earlier gains, as investors focused on positive elements in the quarterly results of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. and Bank of America Corp. in an attempt to build upon upside momentum ahead of the Federal Reserve’s interest rate hike next week. How stocks are trading The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA … Read more

Kraken ‘fortunate enough’ to get Wright at 2022 NHL Draft, Beniers says

Kraken ‘fortunate enough’ to get Wright at 2022 NHL Draft, Beniers says

SEATTLE– Matty Beniers said he’s excited about the future of the Seattle Kraken after they selected center Shane Wright with the No. 4 pick of the 2022 Upper Deck NHL Draft last week. “I think we were fortunate enough to get Shane and a lot of other great players,” Beniers said after skating with Wright … Read more

Malkin, Letang future with Penguins should be clear soon, president says

Malkin, Letang future with Penguins should be clear soon, president says

The future of Evgeny Malkin and Kris Letang with the Pittsburgh Penguins should be clear soon, president of hockey operations Brian Burke said. “We should know, I’m guessing in the next little bit with both players,” Burke told “The Jeff Marek Show” Tuesday. “We’ve made determined efforts to meet with and to sign Kris Letang. … Read more