Feb 12, 2011, 8:30 AM EDT
With the All-Star break over, it’s time for the NHL playoff races to intensify. 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 Northwest Division.
Feb 12, 2011, 1:44 AM EDT
Travis Hamonic provided the latest Gordie Howe hat trick last night, with one goal, two assists and two fights.
Feb 12, 2011, 12:56 AM EDT
Maple Leafs goalie news: J.S. Giguere ponders his future with the team while Jonas Gustavsson undergoes a minor heart procedure.
Feb 12, 2011, 12:01 AM EDT
Here are recaps of a busy Friday night in the NHL, featuring red-hot Ilya Kovalchuk and the Devils beating the almost-as-hot Sharks and other interesting results.
Feb 11, 2011, 10:54 PM EDT
The Islanders clobbered the Penguins 9-3, but the goals will likely be overshadowed by a fight-filled night that feature more than 300 penalty minutes.
Feb 11, 2011, 10:03 PM EDT
Peter Forsberg looked pretty solid in his first NHL game in three years, but the Avalanche were still hapless in their sixth straight loss, as Columbus beat them 3-1.
Feb 11, 2011, 9:00 PM EDT
Although he probably won’t start in tonight’s game, the Ducks activated workhorse goalie Jonas Hiller from the IR today.
Feb 11, 2011, 8:07 PM EDT
The Thrashers activated all-star caliber defenseman Tobias Enstrom from the IR today. The team missed him badly, even if he slips under the radar compared to his partner in crime Dustin Byfuglien.
Feb 11, 2011, 7:12 PM EDT
Here are the starting goalies for tonight’s four latest games, including Marty Turco’s (possible) reunion with his former team in Dallas.
Feb 11, 2011, 6:49 PM EDT
Here are the starting goalies for today’s 7pm ET games.
Feb 10, 2011, 6:13 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s five games, including the beginning of the Mikko Koskinen era for the Islanders.
Feb 10, 2011, 5:32 PM EDT
Quebec City officials announced that their upcoming $400 million arena will be paid 50-50 by the city and the province.
Feb 10, 2011, 4:43 PM EDT
Reports indicate that Ryan Malone might miss up to two months with what could be a torn abdominal muscle.
Feb 10, 2011, 3:40 PM EDT
The Canadiens called up rough forward Ryan White to help add some muscle (and possibly replace an injured player), but will that be enough to soothe the battered-and-bruised Habs?
Feb 10, 2011, 2:50 PM EDT
Here are previews for tonight’s five games.
Feb 10, 2011, 2:18 PM EDT
Sidney Crosby discussed his concussion issues for the first time since January 25th while the team called up four players from the minors.
Feb 10, 2011, 1:48 PM EDT
What will the 2011 Heritage Classic look like? The NHL provided an artist rendering of what the scene that might take place on February 20th.
Feb 10, 2011, 1:10 PM EDT
The Predators attempted to fill a serious need at center by acquiring Mike Fisher from the Senators, sending their 2011 first rounder and a conditional 2012 pick that could be a second or third rounder to Ottawa. Somewhere, Carrie Underwood is smiling.
Feb 10, 2011, 12:05 PM EDT
Wednesday night featured another controversial hit when Ryan Getzlaf clobbered Dan Hamhuis, although this time around it seems like the consensus was that it wasn’t suspension-worthy.
Feb 10, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
Robin Lehner and the Senators had another tough night, but that doesn’t change the fact that he made a brilliant save. The stop ended up being Wednesday’s best.
Feb 10, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT
The Ducks enjoyed the return of Ryan Getzlaf, who set up Bobby Ryan’s Goal of the Night with a beautiful backhand pass.
Feb 10, 2011, 8:00 AM EDT
With the All-Star break over, it’s time for the NHL playoff races to intensify. 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 Northeast Division.
Feb 10, 2011, 12:50 AM EDT
Here are summaries of Wednesday night’s games.
Feb 9, 2011, 11:30 PM EDT
The Sharks sent blueliner Jay Leach and center Steve Zalewski to the New Jersey Devils for two minor league forwards: Michael Swift and Patrick Davis.
Feb 9, 2011, 10:31 PM EDT
The Bruins battered and bruised the Canadiens, winning a wild 8-6 game by overwhelming their division opponents. Read all about the craziness, which included 140 penalty minutes and even a (pseudo) goalie fight between Carey Price and Tim Thomas.
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