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James O’Brien

  1. Brutal February will reveal if Ducks are for real

    Jan 22, 2012, 11:07 PM EDT

    Jonas Hiller

    Anaheim’s on a five-game winning streak and have an 8-1-1 record in January.

  2. Injury might prompt Toews to skip All-Star Game

    Jan 22, 2012, 9:56 PM EDT

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    Jonathan Toews, Zdeno Chara

    The rest might be worth it for Chicago’s captain.

  3. Flyers report little progress for Briere, Jagr and others

    Jan 22, 2012, 9:04 PM EDT

    New York Rangers v Philadelphia Flyers

    No good news for James van Riemsdyk or Zach Rinaldo, either.

  4. PHT Morning Skate: Where glass attacks refs

    Jan 21, 2012, 8:30 AM EDT

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    San Jose Sharks v Anaheim Ducks

    A collection of links and videos, with at least one involving an endangered NHL official.

  5. P.K. Subban might get in trouble for “slewfoot”

    Jan 20, 2012, 11:24 PM EDT

    Montreal Canadiens v Pittsburgh Penguins

    Did he go over the line on Chris Kunitz?

  6. Is this Evgeni Malkin’s best work yet?

    Jan 20, 2012, 10:57 PM EDT

    Evgeni Malkin

    Geno is putting up some of the best numbers of his brilliant career.

  7. Hurricanes ship Alexei Ponikarovsky to Devils

    Jan 20, 2012, 10:18 PM EDT

    Alexei Ponikarovsky, Frans Nielsen

    New Jersey gives up a prospect and a 2012 fourth-rounder.

  8. Pavel Datsyuk climbs the scoring ranks

    Jan 20, 2012, 9:32 PM EDT

    Pavel Datsyuk, Corey Crawford

    Could he finally get the Hart Trophy many believe he’s deserved for years?

  9. Flames will be without Curtis Glencross for at least six weeks

    Jan 20, 2012, 8:13 PM EDT

    Curtis Glencross

    There goes the Flames’ third highest scorer.

  10. Weather delays Panthers-Blackhawks game

    Jan 20, 2012, 7:43 PM EDT

    Seattle Snow

    NHL games might happen indoors, but bad weather can even affect them.

  11. NHL fines Nik Antropov for boarding hit

    Jan 20, 2012, 7:25 PM EDT

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    Mike Smith, Nik Antropov

    Is that punishment suitable, excessive or insufficient?

  12. PHT Morning Skate: “A mug’s game”

    Jan 20, 2012, 8:45 AM EDT

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    Phoenix Coyotes v Detroit Red Wings

    Enjoy this fresh collection of NHL-related links.

  13. Oilers could make “dubious” tanking history

    Jan 20, 2012, 8:30 AM EDT

    Oilers Coaching Shake Up Hockey

    The Oilers could become the first team since the Nordiques to get three straight No.1 picks.

  14. Life has been good for Turris, Senators

    Jan 20, 2012, 7:30 AM EDT

    Ottawa Senators v Toronto Maple Leafs

    Both the player and the team have surprised people with their success.

  15. Blues keep rolling with another Halak shutout

    Jan 19, 2012, 11:42 PM EDT

    Jaroslav Halak

    Halak hasn’t lost in regulation since Nov. 22.

  16. Wild coach doesn’t pull punches after another bad loss

    Jan 19, 2012, 11:04 PM EDT

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    Minnesota Wild v Ottawa Senators

    The Wild find themselves outside the West’s top eight.

  17. Blood clot sidelines Henrik Tallinder for 6-8 weeks

    Jan 19, 2012, 10:22 PM EDT

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    Washington Capitals v New Jersey Devils

    A 4-1 defeat to Boston wasn’t New Jersey’s only loss of the night.

  18. Malkin, Pens handle Rangers in Letang’s return

    Jan 19, 2012, 9:57 PM EDT

    Kris Letang, Steve Sullivan, Evgeni Malkin

    Pittsburgh moves into seventh overall in the East as of this moment.

  19. Flyers GM won’t make “any rash decisions” to replace Pronger

    Jan 19, 2012, 9:12 PM EDT

    Chris Pronger

    Paul Holmgren admits he holds no hope for Pronger’s return in season or playoffs.

  20. Radek Martinek’s season is over; Columbus signs Brett Lebda

    Jan 19, 2012, 8:06 PM EDT

    Vancouver Canucks v Columbus Blue Jackets

    More bad news for the beaten-down Blue Jackets.

  21. Jose Theodore was almost the Avs’ backup

    Jan 19, 2012, 7:48 PM EDT

    theoasanavap

    It didn’t happen because Colorado went with J.S. Giguere instead.

  22. Bettman on Shanahan: “He’s aged five years in five months”

    Jan 19, 2012, 8:30 AM EDT

    Graydon Carter Hosts a Cocktail Party for the Rising Stars of the NHL

    Making disciplinary decisions might turn Shanahan into an old man.

  23. Gary Bettman updates Phoenix Coyotes sale situation

    Jan 19, 2012, 8:00 AM EDT

    Vancouver Canucks v Phoenix Coyotes

    Bettman indicates the whole mess might be resolved within the year.

  24. PHT Morning Skate: Where Suter’s more important than Weber

    Jan 19, 2012, 7:30 AM EDT

    Shane Wener, Ryan Suter, Curtis Glencross

    Start off your morning with these news bits.

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