Mar 13, 2011, 1:30 PM EDT
Point play and the Capitals’ opportunistic special teams unit were the story of the first period of Sunday’s NBC Game of the Week, as Washington earned a 2-1 lead over Chicago.
Mar 13, 2011, 12:00 PM EDT
Here are the starting goalies for today’s three afternoon games. Come back later for the starters for tonight’s two evening contests.
Mar 13, 2011, 11:45 AM EDT
There might only be five games split between Sunday afternoon and evening, but there are plenty of important contests, including two big ones between Pacific Division rivals.
Mar 13, 2011, 11:24 AM EDT
Most teams would struggle with both of their normal starting goalies injured, yet 21-year-old netminder Braden Holtby isn’t just keeping the Capitals’ surge going. He’s also making a case for the No. 1 job, period.
Mar 13, 2011, 10:59 AM EDT
Just in case you were still wondering if the rumors of Sidney Crosby’s family pushing for his retirement might be true, his father Troy Crosby also shot down those reports.
Mar 12, 2011, 10:24 PM EDT
Jonathan Toews had a great 2009-10 season, but his red-hot last couple months have propelled him into the Hart Trophy discussion for the first time in his outstanding young career.
Mar 12, 2011, 7:34 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for the remaining four late games tonight.
Mar 12, 2011, 5:57 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s 7pm games.
Mar 12, 2011, 5:12 PM EDT
Carey Price made all 26 saves to shut out the Penguins, as the Canadiens took three out of four games against Pittsburgh this season.
Mar 12, 2011, 2:50 PM EDT
Concussions, hits to the head and other violent matters will once again dominate discussion of the spring GM meetings. In fact, Sabres GM Darcy Regier thinks that the league will eventually make all head hits illegal. Click “Read More” for the details.
Mar 12, 2011, 1:48 PM EDT
Don’t forget to set your rosters for an early afternoon game, as Carey Price (Canadiens) is likely to face Marc-Andre Fleury (Penguins).
Mar 12, 2011, 1:42 PM EDT
Here are previews of today’s 10 games.
Mar 12, 2011, 12:20 PM EDT
Every week, we’ll provide updates for each division’s outlook. The biggest contenders and/or closest races will receive the greatest amount of attention. Today, we take a look at the Pacific Division.
Mar 12, 2011, 10:45 AM EDT
Most PHT readers feel that Zdeno Chara deserved some kind of suspension for his hit on Max Pacioretty, with many wanting a significant suspension. That being said, there were more than a thousand who thought the NHL made the right call, too.
Mar 11, 2011, 6:06 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s eight games, including the Senators debut for Curtis McElhinney.
Mar 11, 2011, 5:10 PM EDT
After never selling out a full season’s worth of games before 2007-08, the Penguins will host their 200th consecutive sellout on Saturday.
Mar 11, 2011, 4:26 PM EDT
Bob McCown claims that Sidney Crosby’s family wants him to retire due to concussion issues, but Crosby’s agent Pat Brisson denied it.
Mar 11, 2011, 3:38 PM EDT
While the Blackhawks and Capitals rarely play against each other, they won’t have the luxury of taking it easy because both teams need every point they can get. The fact that they’re also playing some of their best hockey means Sunday’s Game of the Week could produce some fireworks.
Mar 11, 2011, 3:03 PM EDT
Here are previews of today’s eight games, with yet another batch of contests with serious playoff implications.
Mar 11, 2011, 2:12 PM EDT
Every week, we’ll provide updates for each division’s outlook. The biggest contenders and/or closest races will receive the greatest amount of attention. Today, we take a look at the Northeast Division.
Mar 11, 2011, 12:42 PM EDT
Tendon surgery will reportedly end Sam Gagner’s season.
Mar 11, 2011, 12:21 PM EDT
An injury-filled season continues for the Blues, as both Alex Steen and Barret Jackman will miss four to six weeks.
Mar 11, 2011, 11:53 AM EDT
If you ask John Tortorella for the biggest reason dirty hits are on the rise, he would tell you that the instigator penalty keeps players from policing themselves.
Mar 11, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
On the heels of a rough week, a report crops up that Gary Bettman signed a five-year contract extension in November.
Mar 9, 2011, 6:30 PM EDT
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s seven games, including the return of Jaroslav Halak.
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