October 04, 1999 | Michael Farber
Captain Alexei Yashin is AWOL in Switzerland, demanding a new contract or a trade. This, of course, isn't the first time Yashin has vanished. In Buffalo's first-round playoff sweep of favored Ottawa last spring, the...
May 05, 2003 | Michael Farber
SI special contributor Pierre McGuire ranks the remaining playoff clubs in order of team speed.
October 13, 2003 | Brian Cazeneuve
The Lightning was not a fluke last season—this team is talented, especially up front....
October 13, 2003 | Stephen Cannella
The surprise team of last season is working to keep its place among the league's elite
December 15, 2003 | Michael Farber
Denis Hamel's racist taunting of Ray Emery last season was the most recent such incident in hockey that became public knowledge. Here are three others.