Mar 12, 2011, 2:50 PM EDT
Concussions, hits to the head and other violent matters will once again dominate discussion of the spring GM meetings. In fact, Sabres GM Darcy Regier thinks that the league will eventually make all head hits illegal. Click “Read More” for the details.
Mar 12, 2011, 1:48 PM EDT
Don’t forget to set your rosters for an early afternoon game, as Carey Price (Canadiens) is likely to face Marc-Andre Fleury (Penguins).
Mar 12, 2011, 1:42 PM EDT
Here are previews of today’s 10 games.
Mar 12, 2011, 12:20 PM EDT
Every week, we’ll provide updates for each division’s outlook. The biggest contenders and/or closest races will receive the greatest amount of attention. Today, we take a look at the Pacific Division.
Mar 12, 2011, 10:45 AM EDT
Most PHT readers feel that Zdeno Chara deserved some kind of suspension for his hit on Max Pacioretty, with many wanting a significant suspension. That being said, there were more than a thousand who thought the NHL made the right call, too.
Mar 11, 2011, 6:06 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s eight games, including the Senators debut for Curtis McElhinney.
Mar 11, 2011, 5:10 PM EDT
After never selling out a full season’s worth of games before 2007-08, the Penguins will host their 200th consecutive sellout on Saturday.
Mar 11, 2011, 4:26 PM EDT
Bob McCown claims that Sidney Crosby’s family wants him to retire due to concussion issues, but Crosby’s agent Pat Brisson denied it.
Mar 11, 2011, 3:38 PM EDT
While the Blackhawks and Capitals rarely play against each other, they won’t have the luxury of taking it easy because both teams need every point they can get. The fact that they’re also playing some of their best hockey means Sunday’s Game of the Week could produce some fireworks.
Mar 11, 2011, 3:03 PM EDT
Here are previews of today’s eight games, with yet another batch of contests with serious playoff implications.
Mar 11, 2011, 2:12 PM EDT
Every week, we’ll provide updates for each division’s outlook. The biggest contenders and/or closest races will receive the greatest amount of attention. Today, we take a look at the Northeast Division.
Mar 11, 2011, 12:42 PM EDT
Tendon surgery will reportedly end Sam Gagner’s season.
Mar 11, 2011, 12:21 PM EDT
An injury-filled season continues for the Blues, as both Alex Steen and Barret Jackman will miss four to six weeks.
Mar 11, 2011, 11:53 AM EDT
If you ask John Tortorella for the biggest reason dirty hits are on the rise, he would tell you that the instigator penalty keeps players from policing themselves.
Mar 11, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
On the heels of a rough week, a report crops up that Gary Bettman signed a five-year contract extension in November.
Mar 9, 2011, 6:30 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s seven games, including the return of Jaroslav Halak.
Mar 9, 2011, 5:38 PM EDT
Here are previews of Wednesday’s seven games, including big ones between the Hurricanes and Thrashers, Kings and Red Wings and Flames and Stars.
Mar 9, 2011, 5:02 PM EDT
Do you want a scathing, Mario Lemieux-like statement from the Canadiens regarding the league’s decision not to discipline Zdeno Chara for his hit on Max Pacioretty? Don’t go to Montreal GM Pierre Gauthier, then.
Mar 9, 2011, 4:12 PM EDT
In a surprising turn of events, the NHL didn’t fine or suspend Zdeno Chara for his brutal hit on Max Pacioretty. Vote in the poll to determine if the league made the right call or not.
Mar 9, 2011, 3:19 PM EDT
Michael Cammalleri and Carey Price weigh in on Zdeno Chara’s check on their teammate Max Pacioretty.
Mar 9, 2011, 2:29 PM EDT
After more than a month, Jonas Hiller is still grappling with vertigo-like symptoms that seem to only be getting worse.
Mar 9, 2011, 1:55 PM EDT
While he’s not guaranteed to be back in the lineup, Marc Crawford announced that Brad Richards is ‘scheduled’ to return to action for the Stars tonight.
Mar 9, 2011, 1:21 PM EDT
As many feared, Max Pacioretty is suffering severe injuries from the ugly hit administered by Zdeno Chara. The Canadiens forward is out indefinitely with a severe concussion and broken vertebrae.
Mar 9, 2011, 12:44 PM EDT
Reports indicate that three local owners might be interested in buying the Thrashers, thus possibly keeping them in Atlanta. That will be easier said than done, though.
Mar 9, 2011, 12:21 PM EDT
The Penguins locked up another essential part of their foundation today, as they signed head coach Dan Bylsma to a three-year contract extension.
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