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.
Dec 5, 2010, 11:00 AM EDT
Tim Thomas made what some people are calling the save of the year with this sprawling glove stop last night.
Dec 5, 2010, 10:00 AM EDT
Taylor Hall’s overtime game winner was Saturday’s most captivating goal.
Dec 5, 2010, 1:24 AM EDT
Both the Oilers and Kings continued their modest winning streaks by beating the Blues and Red Wings, respectively.
Dec 4, 2010, 11:50 PM EDT
It sounds like Evgeni Malkin’s knee injury isn’t too big of a deal, as it’s been labeled as “day to day.”
Dec 4, 2010, 11:14 PM EDT
Here are recaps of some of tonight’s games, highlighted by Phil Kessel getting a little revenge against the Boston bruins and the Stars bringing their winning streak to six games.
Dec 4, 2010, 10:07 PM EDT
With a Penguins win over the Blue Jackets and a regulation loss by the Capitals against the Thrashers, Pittsburgh and Washington find themselves tied atop the Eastern Conference. Sidney Crosby scored two goals, giving him a league leading 23 on the season.
Dec 4, 2010, 9:33 PM EDT
It sounds like Ales Hemsky’s groin injury is still an issue, as the team will keep him out indefinitely to avoid a possible hernia.
- Joe Sakic’s now general manager in name too 3
- Update: Giroux out two weeks with lower-body injury 24
- Update: Crosby on ice with Penguins teammates Friday, leaves early 5
- Ouch: Wild reportedly suspend Harding for ‘non-hockey injury’ 28
- Keeping Kuemper: Wild sign goalie to two-year deal reportedly worth $2.5M 15
- Selanne regrets harsh words toward Boudreau 9
- Flyers’ Timonen admits chances of playing are ‘really slim’ 8
- Desjardins (a.k.a. not Torts) makes good first impression on Canucks 28
- Leafs deny rift between Kessel and coaching staff 20
- Injured Crosby, Malkin will miss start of Pens’ camp 12
- Heeeeeere’s Johnny! Davidson shreds Johansen’s agent for ‘baffling, nonsensical’ contract demands (62)
- Chiarelli: At some point, I’m going to have to trade a defenseman (56)
- Jackets reveal Johansen offers — including an eight year, $46M deal (55)
- Will the NHL publicize divers? (48)
- No icing on the PK? The USHL will see how that looks (43)