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.
Sep 28, 2011, 2:45 PM EDT
Players and coaches shared mixed reactions to Brendan Shanahan’s first run of suspensions in the 2011 preseason.
Sep 28, 2011, 2:19 PM EDT
Red Wings forward Danny Cleary will miss at least the rest of the preseason with an upper-body injury.
Sep 28, 2011, 1:50 PM EDT
Jason Arnott will miss about a week after undergoing minor eye surgery.
Sep 28, 2011, 1:26 PM EDT
A 26 year old man has been charged with throwing a banana peel at Wayne Simmonds. If convicted, he could face a maximum fine of $2,000.
Sep 28, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
The Sabres’ 2011-12 schedule almost seems manic depressive in its highs and lows. Surviving a brutal beginning to 2012 could be the key for Pegulamania to run wild.
Sep 28, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT
The Bruins need to take advantage of a very favorable first half schedule because the last three months of 2011-12 could be awfully challenging.
Sep 28, 2011, 1:03 AM EDT
Mika Zibanejad is making a serious case to join the Ottawa Senators right out of the 2011 NHL Entry Draft, but if the team is as bad as expected, it might be a waste of a bargain entry-level year.
Sep 27, 2011, 9:56 PM EDT
Great news for Scott Hartnell: he cleared a cardiologist’s test and skated in practice on Tuesday. There’s even a chance that the Flyers forward could play in a Thursday exhibition contest after that scary incident involving an elevated heart rate.
Sep 27, 2011, 9:00 PM EDT
The Penguins’ schedule is pretty balanced and manageable, but they could go on a late season tear, especially in their final 11 games.
Sep 27, 2011, 7:54 PM EDT
The Canadian Press reports that Wayne Simmonds won’t face disciplinary action for allegedly using a homophobic taunt in a verbal exchange with Sean Avery. How do you feel about the decision?
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- Voracek turns monster season into massive eight-year deal 71
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