Apr 9, 2011, 10:46 PM EDT
Saturday’s game sealed the deal for the Eastern Conference playoffs, so bask in the glory of this breakdown of the four first round series. If you’re wondering who made it to the dance and who their partners will be, this is the place to go.
Apr 9, 2011, 10:04 PM EDT
Carolina had a chance to stamp its ticket to the playoffs with a win against Tampa Bay, but the Hurricanes will instead face a summer of regret after a crippling 6-2 loss. Their loss is the Rangers’ gain, as New York will be the eighth seed in the East.
Apr 9, 2011, 8:23 PM EDT
Ottawa GM Bryan Murray will need to bring in the fifth coach (including himself) in his tenure as the Senators GM, as the team decided to fire Cory Clouston as well as two assistant coaches.
Apr 9, 2011, 7:52 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s last three games.
Apr 9, 2011, 6:05 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s 7 and 8pm ET games.
Apr 7, 2011, 6:38 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s four games.
Apr 7, 2011, 6:14 PM EDT
This post takes an in-depth look at the remaining schedules for the Ducks, Blackhawks and Stars, revealing what each team needs to do to get the job done.
Apr 7, 2011, 5:20 PM EDT
Two games could have a big impact on the lower ranks of the Eastern Conference tonight, as the Rangers hope to beat the Thrashers while the Canadiens strive to avoid a slide to a lower seed by winning against the Senators.
Apr 7, 2011, 4:26 PM EDT
Flyers GM Paul Holmgren held a closed door meeting to address the teams late season slump. Of course, getting Chris Pronger back would be just as good as a nice motivational speech, though.
Apr 7, 2011, 3:40 PM EDT
Raffi Torres received a four-game suspension for his hit on Jordan Eberle, which will include two playoff games.
Apr 7, 2011, 2:55 PM EDT
The controversial Marian Hossa allowed goal left Ty Conklin fuming and opened up another round of debates about how to improve the goal review process. Read this post for the lowdown.
Apr 7, 2011, 1:55 PM EDT
The good news: Henrik Zetterberg doesn’t think he’ll need surgery on his knee. The bad news: he was limping around with a knee brace and will need an MRI.
Apr 7, 2011, 1:31 PM EDT
What to know some of the big stories heading into tonight’s 2011 Frozen Four games? This post has that covered.
Apr 7, 2011, 12:49 PM EDT
The Avalanche will wave goodbye to one of the final members of their Cup winning teams, as Adam Foote is expected to announce his retirement on Friday.
Apr 7, 2011, 12:17 PM EDT
Sad news out of Toronto today: Scouting director Edward John “EJ” McGuire died from cancer at age 58.
Apr 7, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
Tim Thomas provides some great stops, earning April 6th’s Saves of the Night.
Apr 7, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT
Corey Perry ended up scoring last night’s best goal(s), but we already posted that, so why not check out all of Wednesday’s tallies?
Apr 7, 2011, 2:17 AM EDT
The Kings clinched a playoff spot, the Flames were officially eliminated and the West’s bottom two seed protected themselves in a busy night in the competitive conference.
Apr 7, 2011, 12:45 AM EDT
Some worried that the NHL might not have a 50-goal scorer this season, but Corey Perry solved that problem with a hat trick against the Sharks tonight. Watch the video evidence in this post.
Apr 7, 2011, 12:24 AM EDT
Tyler Bozak joined former NHL great Darryl Sittler as one of only two players in Maple Leafs history to score a shorthanded goal in a 5-on-3 situation tonight. This post includes video of that rare tally.
Apr 6, 2011, 11:51 PM EDT
Reports indicate that Henrik Zetterberg won’t play in Detroit’s home-and-home series against Chicago. It’s still unclear how serious the injury is, though.
Apr 6, 2011, 11:04 PM EDT
Jonathan Toews came through big again for his team, scoring an OT goal to give Chicago what could be a pivotal win.
Apr 6, 2011, 10:26 PM EDT
The Hurricanes won against the Red Wings, while the Capitals increased their first place lead and the Bruins crept to within two points of the second place Flyers. Click “Read More” for the details.
Apr 6, 2011, 9:47 PM EDT
This game meant more to the Hurricanes than the Red Wings, so the shut out doesn’t hurt Detroit that badly. Losing Henrik Zetterberg – who was knocked out of the game – would be a huge blow, though.
Apr 6, 2011, 8:28 PM EDT
The Kings haven’t had a ton of great injury news lately, but here’s a ray of light: Justin Williams might recover from a dislocated shoulder a week earlier than expected.
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- All eyes on Lundqvist 10
- Quenneville opted for ‘fresh legs’ by inserting Nordstrom, Versteeg into lineup 10
- Video: Ducks hold off Blackhawks in Game 3 to take series lead 30
- (Video) PHT Extra: On Babcock, sticking to the process and housebuilding analogies 3
- Babcock predicts ‘pain’ for Leafs, who are a ‘massive, massive challenge’ 39
- Babcock wants to ‘put Canada’s team back on the map’ 47
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- Reports: Sabres thought they had a deal with Babcock, aren’t happy (172)
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- Russia to be punished for ‘completely out of order’ actions after Worlds final loss to Canada (91)
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