Mar 25, 2011, 2:58 PM EDT
If the Hurricanes want to make the playoffs, they must do well in three games against the Lightning and four sets of back-to-back games to finish the season. They begin a home-and-home series in Tampa Bay tonight. Read this post for the details.
Mar 25, 2011, 1:37 PM EDT
Check out practice footage of Sidney Crosby as he approaches his return while Zach Parise could be back as soon as Wednesday.
Mar 25, 2011, 12:36 PM EDT
Mark Recchi claims that he accused the Canadiens of embellishing Max Pacioretty’s injuries to take the heat off Zdeno Chara. Find out the details by clicking “Read More.”
Mar 25, 2011, 12:11 PM EDT
Which teams were hit the hardest by injuries and which squads were the healthiest so far this season? This post answers those questions and also studies who rolled with the punches and who took advantage of good fortune.
Mar 24, 2011, 8:17 PM EDT
Here are the starting goalies for tonight’s three late games.
Mar 24, 2011, 5:50 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s six early games, including the return of Jonas Hiller.
Mar 24, 2011, 4:47 PM EDT
To the surprise of few, the Canadiens were surprised to hear Mark Recchi’s accusations that the team embellished Max Pacioretty’s injuries.
Mar 24, 2011, 3:45 PM EDT
This post includes updates on Washington’s wounded players, including Alex Ovechkin, Jason Arnott and Mike Green.
Mar 24, 2011, 3:04 PM EDT
Tonight marks the first time the Flyers have played against the Penguins since December 14th, when Pittsburgh stars Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin were still active. How will they prepare for this star-stunted team?
Mar 24, 2011, 1:54 PM EDT
The Devils say that Zach Parise will be able to come back this season … but is that really the best move?
Mar 24, 2011, 12:28 PM EDT
Here’s a preview of tonight’s Habs-Bruins game, the first match between the two teams since the Zdeno Chara hit on Max Pacioretty.
Mar 24, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT
The Flames had a rough night, Miikka Kiprusoff included. But if nothing else, he made the March 23rd Save of the Night.
Mar 24, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT
The March 23rd Goal of the Night features tallies by Teemu Selanne and Cam Fowler, which you can see in this video clip.
Mar 24, 2011, 8:00 AM EDT
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 EDT
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 EDT
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 EDT
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 EDT
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 EDT
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 EDT
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 EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s four games.
Mar 22, 2011, 11:47 PM EDT
Henrik Lundqvist’s pair of glove saves earned him the March 14-20th Save of the Week.
Mar 22, 2011, 3:34 PM EDT
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 EDT
Brooks Laich won the March 14-20th Goal of the Week.
Mar 22, 2011, 1:48 PM EDT
The Northeast Division lead could change hands tonight if the Canadiens win and Bruins lose in regulation.
- Lightning ‘answer the challenge’ in Game 7 to reach Stanley Cup Final 2
- Vigneault: McDonagh was playing with a broken foot 12
- Bolts strike Stanley Cup Final berth thanks to Game 7 win over Rangers 63
- The Ducks got Kesler for a game like Saturday’s 31
- Duchene slams Russian players for storming off after Canada’s 2015 WHC win 54
- DeBoer predicts ‘big bounce-back’ in San Jose 13
- Sabres name Bylsma head coach 46
- Lundqvist on Game 7: ‘You’re definitely nervous, but it comes down to teamwork’ 18
- Report: Bylsma to Sabres being held up by compensation issue 56
- Stanley Cup Final to begin June 3 10
- Kesler on wearing down Chicago: ‘No human can withstand that many hits’ (77)
- From healthy scratch to hero: Vermette scores OT winner for Blackhawks (66)
- Bolts strike Stanley Cup Final berth thanks to Game 7 win over Rangers (65)
- Report: Bylsma to Sabres being held up by compensation issue (56)
- On Kreider, and trying ‘to turn the other cheek’ (54)