The Vancouver Canucks and Calgary Flames needed only two seconds before they started fighting with each other on Wednesday night.
The NHL will open its season with a slate of four games Wednesday night. Here's who made opening night rosters across the league.
Welcome to the NHL Daily Picks, where CBSSports.com hockey writers Chris Peters and Adam Gretz share their predictions for select games every day.
The Chicago Blackhawks open the season as the odds on favorite to win the Stanley Cup in 2015-16, according to the folks at Bovada.
CBSSports.com hockey writers Chris Peters and Adam Gretz forecast the 2015-16 NHL season including divisional standings and which teams will be playing for the Stanley Cup.
Sidney Crosby is favored to win the league's MVP award and scoring title, while oddsmakers seem to love Edmonton Oilers rookie Connor McDavid and not just for the Calder Trophy.
The Toronto Maple Leafs made significant cuts from their training camp Sunday, including veterans Devin Setoguchi and Curtis Glencross who were on tryout deals.
Oddsmakers have set the over/under lines for win totals for the 2015-16 season. There are some familiar teams at the top of the list, as you'd guess.
Sabres forward Jack Eichel notched a goal and an assist in his first NHL preseason game to get his pro career started off on the right foot. He was the game's first star.
Darnell Nurse of the Oilers and Hunter Smith of the Flames went toe-to-toe in a major-league fight in both clubs' first preseason game.

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