Jan 23, 2011, 11:20 PM EDT
The Predators are one of the hottest teams in the NHL right now, as they’ve won three in a row and 10 of their last 12 games.
Tampa Bay begins epic 12-game homestand by crushing Atlanta 7-1; Steven Stamkos takes NHL scoring lead
Jan 23, 2011, 8:16 PM EDT
The Lightning will spend more than a month in Tampa Bay during a 12-game run, so they decided to make themselves at home with a 7-1 pasting of the Thrashers. Steven Stamkos passed Sidney Crosby for the league leading in points during the game.
Jan 23, 2011, 6:58 PM EDT
Here’s a recap of the two afternoon games featuring a Devils win over the Panthers and the Sabres’ victory against the Islanders.
Jan 23, 2011, 5:00 PM EDT
Here are some selected bits of Star Cam footage for both the Flyers and Blackhawks during today’s Game of the Week contest.
Video: Mike Milbury and Pierre McGuire discuss which player should go first in All-Star Game Fantasy Draft
Jan 23, 2011, 4:16 PM EDT
This video includes a preview of the 2011 NHL All-Star Game, highlighting the debate regarding which player will go No.1 in Friday’s fantasy draft.
Jan 23, 2011, 3:45 PM EDT
Jake Dowell left Dan Carcillo bloodied in a fight today, but many believe Carcillo was the true victor. Judge for yourself in this video.
Jan 23, 2011, 3:20 PM EDT
Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews discusses his amazing 2010 in this installment of NBC video.
Jan 23, 2011, 2:29 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for today’s remaining games, which feature some odd start times.
Jan 23, 2011, 10:30 AM EDT
This year’s Philadelphia Flyers look an awful lot like last season’s Stanley Cup winning Chicago Blackhawks. Read this post to see why.
Jan 22, 2011, 6:48 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s remaining four games.
Jan 22, 2011, 6:32 PM EDT
Here are the starting goalies for the games taking place at 7:00 pm ET.
Jan 22, 2011, 5:30 PM EDT
The lowest team in the NHL’s standings (New Jersey) beat the highest ranked one in the league (Philadelphia) while Chicago is now on a 5-0-1 run thanks to their win over Detroit this afternoon.
Jan 22, 2011, 4:52 PM EDT
The Evgeni Nabokov soap opera continues, as his agent confirms that the Russian goalie will not report to the New York Islanders.
Jan 22, 2011, 4:35 PM EDT
He only played in Vancouver for three seasons, but the Canucks will honor Igor Larionov’s larger impact on the game in a ceremony tonight.
Jan 22, 2011, 2:20 PM EDT
Few hockey players will receive a returning hero’s welcome quite like Anaheim Ducks center Saku Koivu is expected to enjoy tonight in Montreal, as Joe also discussed here. The Finnish forward spent 13 seasons with the Canadiens, the team who drafted him in the first round in 1993. He was a captain for 10 seasons,…
Jan 22, 2011, 12:44 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for the three afternoon games.
Jan 22, 2011, 12:34 PM EDT
Here’s a preview of a stout 11-game schedule of Saturday games.
Jan 22, 2011, 12:16 PM EDT
As many expected, the Red Wings weren’t able to nab Evgeni Nabokov as the Islanders claimed him today.
All-Star Game alternate captains named: Team Staal adds Mike Green and Ryan Kesler; Team Lidstrom gets Patrick Kane and Martin St. Louis
Jan 22, 2011, 11:13 AM EDT
The 2011 NHL All-Star Game alternate captains were named this morning. Team Staal has Mike Green and Ryan Kesler while Team Lidstrom added Patrick Kane and Martin St. Louis. This group should add needed entertainment value to the proceedings.
Jan 22, 2011, 10:43 AM EDT
TMZ Sports reports that Maple Leafs defenseman Mike Komisarek is being accused of hitting a woman in the face during an altercation at a Hollywood bar.
Jan 22, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT
Dan Ellis earned the Save of the Night for January 21st.
Jan 22, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT
When you score two goals in five seconds, you have a good shot at the goal of the night. Nathan Gerbe’s beautiful end-to-end rush on the first tally clinched the January 21st Goal of the Night, though.
Jan 22, 2011, 12:13 AM EDT
It took a “ghost” from the Stars past (long-ago draft pick Jarome Iginla) to end the team’s franchise-best eight game road winning streak tonight, as Calgary throttled Dallas 7-4.
Jan 21, 2011, 10:29 PM EDT
Let’s take a look at the Habs-Senators, Islanders-Sabres and Lightning-Panthers games in this recap post. We’ll recap the Stars-Flames contest later on.
Another Atlanta Thrashers lawsuit: Owners allege that faulty contract blocked sale, team lost $130M since 2005
Jan 21, 2011, 8:53 PM EDT
The Atlanta Thrashers ownership group claims that a “fatally flawed” contract blocked them from selling the team in 2005, forcing them to operate the franchise with more than $130 million in loses.
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- Report: NHL, Epix network to partner on Winter Classic reality series 18
- Habs to play without captain for just second time in franchise history 16
- Chiarelli: At some point, I’m going to have to trade a defenseman 54