Dec 29, 2010, 2:26 PM EDT
The IIHF decided to hand out more than the standard one game suspension for three hits during the World Junior Championships, as Canada’s Zack Kassian received one extra game while Slovakian players Martin Marincin received three extra and Peter Hrasko received two extra.
Dec 29, 2010, 1:55 PM EDT
Joe Pavelski is almost definitely out while Dany Heatley might not play in the Sharks’ game tonight against the Wild.
Dec 29, 2010, 1:32 PM EDT
Rumors are circulating that the Buffalo Sabres will announce Terry Pegula as their new owner as soon as next week, after the 2011 World Junior Championship tournament is over.
Dec 29, 2010, 1:08 PM EDT
Yesterday, many wondered if Marek Svatos would clear waivers and therefore join the Blues. Instead, the Predators decided to go for his one year, $800K deal and snatched him from St. Louis
Dec 29, 2010, 12:42 PM EDT
A 3-4 month window doesn’t necessarily rule out a 2010-11 return for Mike Comrie, but it wouldn’t be shocking if the hip surgery he went through today might have ended his season.
Dec 29, 2010, 12:00 PM EDT
Stephane Robidas isn’t a goalie, but he sure looked like one when he bailed out his netminder Andrew Raycroft it what became the December 28th save of the night.
Dec 29, 2010, 11:00 AM EDT
There were many great goals to choose from, but Jay Beagle’s spinning top shelf shot earns the December 28th goal of the night.
Dec 29, 2010, 10:00 AM EDT
For the first time in PHT’s goal of the week awards’ history, two different players tied for the prize as Derek Stepan and Andrew Gordon earned the same amount of votes for the best goal of December 20-26.
Dec 29, 2010, 1:57 AM EDT
Here are summaries of tonight’s nine games.
Dec 29, 2010, 12:35 AM EDT
The Blackhawks lost a 3-1 game to the Blues, but the biggest lost might be to their captain Jonathan Toews, who left the game with a shoulder injury.
Dec 28, 2010, 9:52 PM EDT
Sidney Crosby now has a 25-game scoring streak with a stunning 50 points in that span, as he scored two goals and added two assists to help the Penguins pummel the Thrashers 6-3.
Dec 28, 2010, 8:51 PM EDT
After a 10-game absence, the Oilers expect to have Ales Hemsky back in the lineup tonight against the Sabres.
Dec 28, 2010, 8:15 PM EDT
Some assorted 2011 World Junior Championships news: Emerson Etem apologizes for Buffalo bashing while Zack Kassian faces a possible suspension for a check he delivered today.
Dec 28, 2010, 7:45 PM EDT
Marc-Andre Fleury has won his fair share of popularity contests lately, as he earned his third save of the week award of the 2010-11 season.
Dec 28, 2010, 7:04 PM EDT
The Flyers’ schedule might be the biggest factor in who wins the Atlantic this season, with a huge road trip followed by a big chunk of home games in the next month and a half. Find out about each Atlantic team’s best and worst spans in this post.
Dec 28, 2010, 6:00 PM EDT
Here are the probable starters for today’s nine games, including the possible return of Coyotes stopper Ilya Bryzgalov.
Dec 28, 2010, 5:08 PM EDT
The bad news for James Wisniewski: he’ll play for his fifth team in three seasons because of this trade. The good news: he escaped Long Island for a playoff contender in Montreal.
Dec 28, 2010, 2:45 PM EDT
Darryl Sutter stepped down as the Calgary Flames general manager, a role that now immediately belongs to former Tampa Bay Lightning GM Jay Feaster.
Dec 28, 2010, 2:30 PM EDT
The Pittsburgh Penguins now hold four of the six spots on the fan-voted All-Star team with one week left.
Dec 28, 2010, 2:00 PM EDT
The Devils are preparing to place Brian Rolston on re-entry waivers, in hopes that another team will relieve them of half of his salary and cap hit.
Dec 28, 2010, 1:15 PM EDT
Tonight’s nine games features some elite matchups, including Philly-Vancouver, Pittsburgh-Atlanta, Boston-Tampa Bay and Montreal-Washington.
Dec 28, 2010, 12:30 PM EDT
Blue Jackets fans say that veteran NHL ref Paul Devorski gave them the finger and made a “crying gesture” in their direction during last night’s game against the Wild.
Dec 28, 2010, 11:55 AM EDT
He might need to clear waivers first, but the injury-depleted Blues announced that they signed former Avs forward Marek Svatos to a one-year deal today.
Dec 28, 2010, 11:00 AM EDT
We were tempted to give him an honorary save of the night award for his 400th win anyway, but Chris Osgood earned the December 27th one on merit.
Dec 28, 2010, 10:00 AM EDT
Anze Kopitar’s great saucer pass sets up a nice Dustin Brown tally for the December 27th goal of the night.
- Report: Thomas Vanek involved in money laundering scandal 14
- Video: Devils (finally) win a shootout 4
- Video: Lucic and Stewart drop the gloves 19
- Blues lose Backes, Oshie indefinitely to concussions 5
- Struggling Coyotes ‘not anywhere good enough,’ says GM 9
- Red Wings take over third period, blank Ovechkin in win 8
- Video: Doc Emrick’s heartfelt words about Gordie Howe 5
- Rangers’ Moore suspended five games for ‘extremely difficult’ Haula hit 18
- Ovechkin looking to avoid career-long scoring slump tonight 11
- Nolan skates Sabres, says the time for ‘taking it easy is over’ 38
- Video: John Moore with an elbow to the head of Erik Haula (Updated) (62)
- Report: Varlamov being sued by ex-girlfriend (47)
- Kreider calls Brodin hit a ‘bang-bang play,’ doesn’t plan to dramatically change his game (45)
- No hearing scheduled for Kreider after Brodin hit (44)
- Kopitar out, Lombardi irate as Kings will play shorthanded vs. Flyers (40)