Mar 17, 2011, 10:36 PM EDT
The Thrashers won while the Devils and Maple Leafs lost in regulation tonight. This post recaps their games and reveals how tonight affects the Eastern Conference playoff bubble.
Mar 17, 2011, 9:19 PM EDT
While the Thrashers’ ownership group continues to discuss selling the team yet keeping it Atlanta with two parties, it seems that the issue of relocation is still a “Gary Bettman question.”
Mar 17, 2011, 8:25 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s four late games.
Mar 17, 2011, 7:42 PM EDT
In yet another use of the “pot calling the kettle black” defense, Dany Heatley reminds people of Steve Ott’s past while disagreeing with his two-game suspension.
Mar 17, 2011, 6:33 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s seven early games. The remaining four contests will be covered later.
Mar 15, 2011, 5:49 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s first seven games. The remaining three will be covered later on.
Mar 15, 2011, 4:50 PM EDT
Cam Ward might have allowed a goal right afterward, but his initial stop was impressive enough to earn him the March 7-15th Save of the Night.
Mar 15, 2011, 4:17 PM EDT
Here are previews for a busy 10-game Tuesday schedule that’s just bursting with big feuds with considerable playoff implications.
Mar 15, 2011, 3:36 PM EDT
The Flames have lost another helpful forward to injury, as David Moss is expected to miss at least two weeks with a lower-body injury.
Bruce Boudreau’s message to protesting Montreal fans: If ‘you don’t like it, don’t come to the games’
Mar 15, 2011, 2:59 PM EDT
Bruce Boudreau criticized Canadiens fans who plan to protest the lack of any suspension or fine for Zdeno Chara regarding the Max Pacioretty hit. Yet the outspoken coach misses the point – even though he’s technically correct – when he says that Montreal fans wouldn’t be so angry if the shoe was on the other foot.
Mar 15, 2011, 2:19 PM EDT
The NHL’s GMs decided not to recommend a ban on all hits to the head during today’s meetings. But the question is: should they? Read this post and then let us know if you think all hits to the head should be illegal by casting your vote in our poll.
Team executives call for stricter enforcement of charging, boarding infractions on Day 2 of GM Meetings
Mar 15, 2011, 1:57 PM EDT
One of the focuses of the second day of GM meetings involved imposing stricter enforcement of boarding and charging infractions.
Mar 15, 2011, 12:40 PM EDT
Alex Ovechkin won his second consecutive Goal of the Week award for March 7-13th.
Mar 15, 2011, 12:23 PM EDT
The Maple Leafs signed Jake Gardiner and the Avalanche signed Joey Hishon to entry-level deals.
Mar 15, 2011, 11:46 AM EDT
The Capitals keep winning despite losing key players to injury, but they’ll have to deal with another tough blow as Jason Arnott is week-to-week with an undisclosed injury.
Mar 15, 2011, 11:00 AM 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 Central Division.
Mar 15, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT
Ryan Kesler made a great play, but Niklas Backstrom earned the March 15th Save of the Night.
Mar 15, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT
In his first game back after missing 11 contests with a broken finger, Mikko Koivu scored the March 15th Goal of the Night.
Mar 15, 2011, 1:49 AM EDT
It looks like Colby Armstrong’s season is over after he broke his foot blocking a shot.
Mar 15, 2011, 1:18 AM EDT
The Canucks did much of the West a favor tonight by beating the Wild – especially during regulation – with a 4-2 win.
Mar 15, 2011, 12:12 AM EDT
Who made the best save for the week of March 7-13th? The contestants are: Kari Lehtonen, Tuukka Rask, Dan Ellis, Brian Boucher, Cam Ward, Ondrej Pavelec and Lubomir Visnovsky (for Ray Emery).
Mar 14, 2011, 11:28 PM EDT
The Blackhawks won their fifth home game in a row by beating the Sharks 6-3 thanks to their marquee players including Patrick Sharp, who assisted on four goals in the second period.
Mar 14, 2011, 10:33 PM EDT
The second half of the 2010-11 season hasn’t been very friendly to Dustin Byfuglien (and the Thrashers by extension) and it might get even tougher as he could miss Tuesday’s game against the Devils.
Mar 14, 2011, 10:10 PM EDT
The Lightning improved their chances of getting either the second or fourth seed in the playoffs while damaging the Maple Leafs’ playoff hopes in a 6-2 win.
Mar 14, 2011, 9:00 PM EDT
Vote for the best goal for the week of March 7-13th. Contestants include: Alex Ovechkin, Erik Condra, Chris stewart, Torrey Mitchell, Pavel Datsyuk and Tyler Ennis.
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