ESPN NHL News ESPN NHL NewsBruins sign D Chara, 42, to 1-year extension March 23, 2019Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara has signed a one-year contract extension, the team announced Saturday.Is Sidney Crosby still the best hockey player in the world? March 23, 2019The debate between Sid and Connor McDavid rages. Plus, Eugene Melnyk vs. fake fans, the Week in Gritty, Jersey Fouls and more.Truck driver in fatal Humboldt crash gets 8 years March 22, 2019Jaskirat Sidhu, the truck driver who pleaded guilty in causing the Humboldt Broncos bus crash, was sentenced to eight years in prison -- the longest dangerous driving sentence ever in Canada for a case that didn't involve alcohol.Capitals' Kempny (lower body) out indefinitely March 22, 2019Michal Kempny's left leg bent awkwardly during a tussle against the Lightning on Wednesday.Caps G Holtby declines White House invitation March 22, 2019Capitals goalie Braden Holtby says he won't attend the celebration at the White House on Monday for the 2018 Stanley Cup champions. "I have to stay true to my values," he said.Fantasy hockey: Forecaster for the week of Mar. 25-31 March 22, 2019Sean Allen breaks down Week 25 in the NHL, including a look at why your fantasy fate could reside in upstate New York.Justin Faulk's long journey to the NHL playoffs March 21, 2019The Hurricanes defenseman's drought is nearing an end. Plus, his take on Rod Brind'Amour, Tom Dundon and that awesome 'Duck Hunt' re-enactment.Hawks-Flyers to open next season in Prague March 21, 2019The Blackhawks and Flyers will begin the 2019-20 season in Prague, Czech Republic.How Cale Makar turned around the UMass hockey team March 21, 2019The UMass hockey team went from perennial loser to one of the nation's best. How? Meet talented two-way defenseman Cale Makar.NHL Power Rankings: Every team's college hoops equivalent March 20, 2019Our latest ranking of all 31 teams. Plus, find out which team in the NCAA most closely resembles your favorite hockey team.