Mar 24, 2011, 8:00 AM EST
It’s probably excessive to say that the Predators’ next two games – tonight against the Ducks, Saturday vs. the Stars – will decide the final spots in the West, but they should have a huge impact on those races.
Mar 24, 2011, 1:20 AM EST
For the most part, the playoff-rich got richer while the desperate teams became poorer on Wednesday. Here are recaps of four contests that should have a substantial impact on the playoff picture.
Mar 23, 2011, 11:58 PM EST
Teemu Selanne’s game-tying goal shocked the Stars, helping the Ducks beat Dallas in overtime. It wasn’t the only good news for Anaheim, either, as top goalie Jonas Hiller was reactivated from the injured reserve.
Mar 23, 2011, 11:08 PM EST
The Capitals and Alex Ovechkin are being coy about the nature of his injury, maybe because he’s just getting a breather. If that’s the case … should other top contenders consider doing the same with their best players?
Mar 23, 2011, 10:23 PM EST
The Canucks rode great performances from Daniel Sedin (two goals) and Roberto Luongo (39 saves) to increase their lead over the West’s second-ranked Red Wings.
Mar 23, 2011, 9:13 PM EST
The Predators keep plugging along toward a potential playoff berth and could benefit from the return of Cal O’Reilly and Steve Sullivan sometime soon. Read this post for information on that along with the lowdown on a huge week for the Preds.
Mar 23, 2011, 7:58 PM EST
The injury-ravaged Blackhawks should get a little stronger with the debut of Mark Kruger and might also get offensive defenseman Brian Campbell back from a foot injury tonight.
Mar 23, 2011, 6:42 PM EST
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s four games.
Mar 22, 2011, 11:47 PM EST
Henrik Lundqvist’s pair of glove saves earned him the March 14-20th Save of the Week.
Mar 22, 2011, 3:34 PM EST
A bumpy season will finish with another challenge for Chicago: sniper Patrick Sharp could miss the remainder of the regular season with a knee injury.
Mar 22, 2011, 2:26 PM EST
Brooks Laich won the March 14-20th Goal of the Week.
Mar 22, 2011, 1:48 PM EST
The Northeast Division lead could change hands tonight if the Canadiens win and Bruins lose in regulation.
Mar 22, 2011, 12:15 PM EST
This post breaks down what tonight’s Capitals-Flyers game might mean to each team.
Mar 22, 2011, 10:30 AM EST
Brent Johnson defused a dangerous 2-on-1 to help the Penguins beat Detroit and win the Save of the Night for March 21st.
Mar 22, 2011, 9:00 AM EST
After receiving a nice breakout pass, Olli Jokinen buried the Goal of the Night for March 21st.
Mar 22, 2011, 2:22 AM EST
The Kings gave themselves a small (but valuable) cushion in the West while things look a bit dire for the Flames after L.A. won the two teams’ shootout.
Despite pleas from NHL and Matt Hulsizer, Goldwater Institute remains defiant regarding Coyotes sale
Mar 22, 2011, 12:33 AM EST
Matt Hulsizer’s $75 million pledge to limit the City of Glendale’s risks involving keeping the Coyotes in Phoenix was a big concession, but it wasn’t enough to change the Goldwater Institute’s stance.
Mar 22, 2011, 12:07 AM EST
The Thrashers have until Thursday to soak in the embarrassment from their 8-2 loss against the Sabres on Saturday, so Craig Ramsay hopes to keep them focused and positive.
Mar 21, 2011, 10:54 PM EST
The Penguins blew a 4-0 lead against the Red Wings, but James Neal helped them earn two points anyway by scoring the shootout winner.
Mar 21, 2011, 10:19 PM EST
Who made last week’s best save? The contestants are: Niklas Backstrom, Henrik Lundqvist, James Reimer, Dwayne Roloson, Al Montoya and Anders Lindback.
Mar 21, 2011, 9:20 PM EST
This post includes injury updates regarding Jason Arnott, Mike Green, Eric Fehr and John Erskine.
Mar 21, 2011, 8:16 PM EST
Logan Couture wasn’t able to practice for the Sharks on Monday, but might still be able to play against the Sharks on Wednesday. Either way, San Jose must be happy that his injury doesn’t appear too serious.
Mar 21, 2011, 7:42 PM EST
Vote for the Goal of the Week winner for March 14-20th. The contestants are: Mikko Koivu, Brooks Laich, Henrik Sedin, Alex Pietrangelo, Joni Pitkanen, Tyler Ennis and P.K. Subban.
Mar 21, 2011, 6:37 PM EST
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s two games.
Mar 20, 2011, 5:55 PM EST
Who should be the MVP? Pierre McGuire and Mike Milbury discuss their choices, including Jonathan Toews, Daniel Sedin, Nicklas Lidstrom, Carey Price, Tim Thomas and Pekka Rinne.
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