Dec 7, 2010, 1:00 PM EDT
Here are some previews for tonight’s five games.
Dec 7, 2010, 12:30 PM EDT
Jonas Gustavsson made the save of the night while helping the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Washington Capitals during the two team’s shootout.
Dec 7, 2010, 11:55 AM EDT
Team USA named its 29-man preliminary roster for the 2011 World Junior Championships today, which includes eight returning members from the team that won the gold medal in the 2010 WJC tournament.
Dec 7, 2010, 11:13 AM EDT
Awful news for the hard-luck Blackhawks: Patrick Kane may reportedly miss “weeks, not days” with his scary-looking leg injury from Sunday.
Dec 7, 2010, 10:00 AM EDT
Mikhail Grabovski’s shootout goal won the game for the Toronto Maple Leafs last night … and earned him the goal of the night.
Dec 7, 2010, 9:00 AM EDT
An interesting trend is developing in the Eastern Conference: there seems to be four “classes” of teams. Meanwhile, the muddled West seems more like a communist society of hockey clubs.
Dec 7, 2010, 8:00 AM EDT
PHT presents an in-depth breakdown of an insane run by the Pittsburgh Penguins, Sidney Crosby and Marc-Andre Fleury. You’ll find the numbers you’ll read in many other places, but most importantly, there are also obscure/deeper stats to stimulate your mind this morning.
Dec 7, 2010, 7:00 AM EDT
A “minor concussion” will sideline Vancouver Canucks forward for Mikael Samuelsson for no less than a week, meaning he’ll miss at least three games.
Dec 7, 2010, 1:34 AM EDT
Check out this captivating video of Washington Capitals forward Brooks Laich discussing the upcoming Winter Classic as part of HBO’s 24/7 series.
Dec 6, 2010, 11:50 PM EDT
Ray Emery continues to attempt a comeback to the NHL after dealing with a career-threatening hip injury.
Dec 6, 2010, 11:20 PM EDT
Bad news for the Washington Capitals: underrated defenseman Jeff Schultz is expected to miss four to six weeks with a fractured thumb.
Dec 6, 2010, 11:00 PM EDT
Here are summaries of the other four games of tonight, chock full of come-from-behind victories.
Sidney Crosby, Penguins remain hot with win over Devils; Pittsburgh now sits alone atop NHL standings
Dec 6, 2010, 10:04 PM EDT
Sidney Crosby extended his streak with at least one point per game to 16 while the Penguins are now on a 10 game winning streak after a 2-1 win over the woeful Devils.
Dec 6, 2010, 9:00 PM EDT
Click “Read More” for a few quick bits of news, with injury updates regarding Ales Hemsky and Alexei Ponikarovsky as well as trade rumors involving Dustin Penner and Alex Kovalev.
Dec 6, 2010, 8:30 PM EDT
Who made the best save from the week of November 29-December 5: Tim Thomas, Ondrej Pavelec, Miikka Kiprusoff, Roberto Luongo, Jose Theodore or Jonas Hiller? Vote in the poll.
NHL approves Flyers’ request to extend Michael Leighton’s rehab stint; team plans on going with three goalies soon
Dec 6, 2010, 7:52 PM EDT
The Philadelphia Flyers will be able to avoid having three goalies at the NHL level for one more week, as the NHL approved the team’s request to extend Michael Leighton’s rehab stint. The fact of the matter is that the team is expected to roll with Leighton, Brian Boucher and Sergei Bobrovsky in net going forward, though.
Dec 6, 2010, 7:15 PM EDT
Who scored the best goal for the week of November 29-December 5: Pavel Datsyuk, Chris Kelly, Dennis Seidenberg, Martin Havlat, Niklas Hagman, Taylor Hall or Dustin Penner? Vote in the poll to help your favorite claim the prize.
Dec 6, 2010, 6:19 PM EDT
Here are the probable starters for tonight’s five games.
Dec 5, 2010, 5:36 PM EDT
Here are the starting goalies for tonight’s three remaining games.
Dec 5, 2010, 4:15 PM EDT
Here are the starters for the Flyers-Islanders game, which starts early at 1 pm ET as well as a new update with starters for the Senators-Rangers game at 5 pm ET.
Dec 5, 2010, 4:00 PM EDT
The Flyers found themselves down 2-1 in the third period, but were able to get it together to earn a 3-2 win.
Dec 5, 2010, 2:45 PM EDT
The latest trade rumor gossip is that the Ottawa Senators are looking to add toughness to their defensive corps, possibly by trying to acquire Kevin Bieksa.
Dec 5, 2010, 1:40 PM EDT
Should the NHL take over the fledgling New York Islanders franchise, as New York Post writer Larry Brooks suggests?
Dec 5, 2010, 12:26 PM EDT
As the Board of Governors meetings approach, a large gathering of general managers = new, juicy trade rumors. The biggest one seems to be the possibility that the Rangers might land Brad Richards from the cash-strapped Stars before the trade deadline.
Dec 5, 2010, 11:15 AM EDT
Let’s cruise around the rink this afternoon, as we prepare the ice for Sunday’s five games.
- Heeeeeere’s Johnny! Davidson shreds Johansen’s agent for ‘baffling, nonsensical’ contract demands 17
- Advantage Kuemper? Harding on crutches after ankle injury 9
- Done deal, finally: Wings ink DeKeyser to two-year, $4.375M extension 9
- Update: NHL wants to see fine system in action before publicizing diving 5
- Get your odds to make the playoffs for all 30 NHL teams 18
- Blue Jackets GM to Johansen: It’s about the team, not ‘one guy’ 25
- Will the NHL publicize divers? 48
- 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