Apr 3, 2011, 3:55 PM EST
It only makes sense that the Rangers-Flyers NBC Game of the Week went to a shootout, although this time, New York came out on top. Read this post for a recap and an update on the Eastern Conference playoff picture.
Apr 3, 2011, 2:53 PM EST
The Ducks could clinch a playoff spot for themselves (plus the Kings and Coyotes) if they can beat the desperate Stars. Meanwhile, the Flames fight for their playoff lives while the Red Wings and Blackhawks try to improve their situations.
Apr 3, 2011, 2:31 PM EST
Ruslan Fedetenko took a big hit but also scored the only goal to give the Rangers a 2-1 lead during a busy second between New York and Philadelphia.
Apr 3, 2011, 1:32 PM EST
Bryan McCabe scored a goal with less than a second left in the first period to lock the NBC Game of the Week up at 1-1.
Apr 3, 2011, 11:45 AM EST
The Flyers will be without one of their most dangerous scorers against the Rangers in the NBC Game of the Week, as Danny Briere will be out with lower-body soreness.
Apr 3, 2011, 11:35 AM EST
Three games should have an affect on the East playoff picture today, as the Flyers face the Rangers, the Hurricanes host the Sabres in a huge match and the Lightning try to gain on the Penguins by beating the Blackhawks.
Apr 3, 2011, 11:00 AM EST
Jimmy Howard made a beauty of a stop to earn the April 2nd Save of the Night.
Apr 3, 2011, 10:00 AM EST
Linus Omark set up Magnus Paajarvi for the April 2nd Goal of the Night.
Apr 3, 2011, 1:34 AM EST
The Red Wings clinched a playoff spot thanks to an OT comeback with against the Predators, the Sharks beat the Ducks, the Kings defeated the Stars and the Wild were officially eliminated from the playoffs tonight. Read the recaps in this post.
Apr 3, 2011, 12:46 AM EST
The Rangers and Sabres currently hold the bottom two playoff spots in the East, but big Sunday games (New York vs. Philadelphia; Buffalo vs. Carolina) could affect the bubble in a big way. This post breaks down the stretch runs for the Rangers and Sabres, along with the Hurricanes and Maple Leafs.
Apr 2, 2011, 11:44 PM EST
This time around, the Flyers will have something big on the line against the Rangers in the NBC Game of the Week. This post breaks down the road ahead for Washington and Philadelphia, two teams fighting for home ice advantage in the Eastern Conference.
Apr 2, 2011, 10:48 PM EST
It was a big day in the East, with Washington’s rise to the top spot being the cherry on top. Boston clinched the Northeast Division, Buffalo eked out a point, some bubble teams stayed alive while others saw their dreams die and more. Read all about it in this post.
Apr 2, 2011, 10:05 PM EST
Washington took a one-point lead for the top spot in the East thanks to Alex Ovechkin’s overtime game-winner against Carolina.
Apr 2, 2011, 7:34 PM EST
The Kings are close to clinching a playoff spot while the Stars are on their last legs after Los Angeles beat Dallas 3-1.
Apr 2, 2011, 6:38 PM EST
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s remaining seven games.
Apr 1, 2011, 6:15 PM EST
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s four games.
Apr 1, 2011, 5:52 PM EST
Mike Green skated for the first time in a month today and reported that he didn’t experience any concussion symptoms. Click “read more” for the details.
Apr 1, 2011, 4:59 PM EST
Bill McCreary – and especially his signature mustache – will be missed as the veteran referee will officiate his last game on Saturday.
Apr 1, 2011, 4:24 PM EST
The Flames play a must-win, the Blackhawks have a huge game and the Coyotes could earn some precious point tonight. Here’s a look at three games that will affect the West’s playoff picture on Friday.
Apr 1, 2011, 3:25 PM EST
The NHL named James Reimer as the Rookie of the Month for March.
Apr 1, 2011, 2:23 PM EST
Zach Parise is anxious for the “peace of mind” that will come with returning to action on Saturday against the Montreal Canadiens.
Apr 1, 2011, 2:00 PM EST
Ryan Miller missed practice today, casting down regarding whether or not he will be able to play in two important weekend games for the Sabres.
Apr 1, 2011, 1:32 PM EST
Three weeks after his scary injury, Max Pacioretty skated for 20 minutes today.
Apr 1, 2011, 12:50 PM EST
The NHL named its Three Stars for the month of March: Corey Perry, Daniel Sedin and Pekka Rinne.
Apr 1, 2011, 12:21 PM EST
Brad Marchand’s golf-swing taunt backfired last night, as the Maple Leafs used it (plus some Bruins errors) to make a thunderous comeback. Marchand still needs to find the right balance in his pestering game.
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