Oct 1, 2011, 6:22 PM EDT
It doesn’t sound like his back problems are too serious, but the Red Wings decided to keep Pavel Datsyuk out of the team’s last two preseason games this weekend.
Oct 1, 2011, 5:56 PM EDT
As expected, Sidney Crosby ruled himself out of the Penguins’ season opener on Thursday, Oct. 6.
Oct 1, 2011, 5:30 PM EDT
The Capitals should keep an even keel during a strangely cyclical 2011-12 season.
Oct 1, 2011, 3:42 PM EDT
Matthew Lombardi will make his Maple Leafs debut tonight after dealing with post-concussion syndrome.
Oct 1, 2011, 3:03 PM EDT
Clarke MacArthur will sit out the rest of the preseason as well as two regular season games for his illegal check on Justin Abdelkader.
Oct 1, 2011, 2:30 PM EDT
All things considered, Tampa Bay’s 2011-12 schedule is very reasonable.
Oct 1, 2011, 1:45 PM EDT
The Panthers’ large cast of new characters will have plenty of time to bond during plane and road trips – they’ll rack up the second most miles of any team in the NHL.
Oct 1, 2011, 1:00 PM EDT
Here is video footage of Eric Nystrom’s injurious hit on Taylor Fedun. For comic relief, check out Ray Emery’s gaffe, which allowed Matt Cooke to score a center-ice goal.
Oct 1, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
Unlike last season, Carolina’s schedule is pretty reasonable – except in almost the entire month of March. If they can weather that storm, the Hurricanes might be back in the playoffs again.
Oct 1, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT
Can the Maple Leafs finally break their post-lockout playoff curse? PHT takes a look at what could be a toss-up 2011-12 season for Toronto.
Oct 1, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT
The Senators might have a chance to be scrappy during the 2011-12 season, but they might be better off hitting the lottery for another year.
Oct 1, 2011, 1:00 AM EDT
It’s strange to hear a player talk about being “lucky” about a year after a puck hits him in the eye, but Mike Mottau’s perspective actually makes some sense.
Oct 1, 2011, 12:30 AM EDT
The Canadiens’ 2011-12 season rests on the young shoulders of Carey Price and P.K. Subban.
Sep 30, 2011, 11:10 PM EDT
Time will tell if Colorado’s revamped defense will be better next season, but one thing is certain: they’ll be bigger.
Sep 30, 2011, 10:31 PM EDT
How many more player need to get unnecessarily injured thanks to the league’s lack of progress with icing rules? The answer is one more, as Oilers defenseman Taylor Fedun was carted off the ice as he went to play the puck. Update: Fedun suffered a broken right leg.
Sep 30, 2011, 9:10 PM EDT
The Sabres made three splashy moves during the 2011 off-season, but will they match all that style with on-ice substance? PHT previews their 2011-12 campaign.
Sep 30, 2011, 8:11 PM EDT
Although he said that he didn’t intend to hit Ben Smith in the head, Brendan Smith still expressed remorse for the end result.
Sep 30, 2011, 7:20 PM EDT
Marc Staal skated for the first time since Sunday today. While there are some hopes that he might be ready for the regular season opener, logic points to him missing at the European tour altogether.
Sep 30, 2011, 7:00 PM EDT
Can the Bruins make it back-to-back championships? PHT previews their 2011-12 season.
Sep 28, 2011, 10:00 PM EDT
Here is your one-stop source for all of the schedule analysis posts.
Sep 28, 2011, 8:00 PM EDT
For the Maple Leafs to break their playoff curse, the team will have to take advantage of long homestands and survive some substantial road swings.
Sep 28, 2011, 5:47 PM EDT
Chris Neil delivered a controversial hit on Mikhail Grabovski that went without punishment, but the good news for Maple Leafs fans is that the underrated Russian scorer seems OK.
Sep 28, 2011, 5:00 PM EDT
The deck already seemed stacked against the Senators from a talent perspective, but the schedule makers didn’t do them any favors with two brutal stretches early next season.
Sep 28, 2011, 4:21 PM EDT
Tom Sestito’s 24th birthday will be one to forget: the Flyers put him on waivers while the NHL suspended him for the rest of the preseason and two regular season games.
Sep 28, 2011, 3:30 PM EDT
The Canadiens could be a dark horse candidate to win the Northeast Division because of their reasonable schedule – even if they’ll travel more than their rivals.
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