Jan 7, 2011, 11:29 PM EST
Sad news out of Providence, Rhode Island today: former San Jose Sharks draft pick and minor league player Tom Cavanagh was found dead inside a mall parking garage. The Providence Journal reports that the forward died due to “multiple traumatic injuries due to blunt force trauma.” He was 28 years old. Sharks general manager said…
Jan 7, 2011, 11:00 PM EST
An ugly loss got uglier when Ben Eager landed a sucker punch on Colby Armstrong. The Leafs got revenge via four power-play goals on the resulting five-minute man advantage; will the league further discipline Eager and the Leafs with a suspension?
Jan 7, 2011, 9:40 PM EST
The disappointing Los Angeles Kings will bolster their struggling lineup with the return of Willie Mitchell and Alexei Ponikarovsky tomorrow night.
Jan 7, 2011, 9:21 PM EST
A bruised chest/abdomen will keep Gilbert Brule out of tonight’s Oilers-Canucks game. Kurtis Foster will be back in Edmonton’s lineup, though.
Jan 7, 2011, 7:55 PM EST
It’s been a busy, emotional week for Chicago Blackhawks defenseman/prospect Nick Leddy. Things were pretty low on Monday when Leddy and the United States world junior team absolutely fell on their faces against Canada in the tournament’s semifinal 4-1 loss. His spirits certainly must have been improved on Wednesday, though, as the U.S. gutted out…
Jan 7, 2011, 6:47 PM EST
Here are the probable starting goalies for tonight’s seven games.
Jan 6, 2011, 7:06 PM EST
Here are the probable goalies for tonight’s four late games.
Jan 6, 2011, 6:40 PM EST
Here are the starting goalies for today’s first four games. We’ll have an update for the later games soon.
Jan 6, 2011, 6:27 PM EST
Sidney Crosby and Matt Cooke are going to miss tonight’s game against the Montreal Canadiens. Click “Read More” for details on the severity of their injuries.
Jan 6, 2011, 4:18 PM EST
What changes should each Northwest Division consider in 2011? Here are the new year’s resolutions for those five teams.
Jan 6, 2011, 3:51 PM EST
Not long after Mike Commodore requested a trade, the Blue Jackets decided to waive him.
Jan 6, 2011, 2:51 PM EST
Here are previews for tonight’s eight games.
Jan 6, 2011, 1:42 PM EST
Think you’ve had a rocky start to 2011? Jordan Eberle can relate: his country failed in the WJC, he’s dealing with an ankle injury on an awful Edmonton team and underwent an emergency appendectomy this week. Yikes.
Jan 6, 2011, 1:18 PM EST
Perhaps this news shouldn’t be too surprising, but the Russian junior teams’ behavior was so raucous that they were kicked off their flight back home this morning.
Jan 6, 2011, 11:15 AM EST
Cam Ward robbed Marc Staal last night for the January 5th save of the night.
Jan 6, 2011, 10:00 AM EST
It’s not often that we award a five goal run the goal of the night award, but moments like Russia’s comeback in the gold medal game against Canada rarely surface either.
Jan 6, 2011, 8:00 AM EST
Check out this truly unique moment, as USHL player Andrew Prochno shot a puck that hit a post … and split in half.
Jan 6, 2011, 2:09 AM EST
Here are recaps of Wednesday night’s games.
Jan 6, 2011, 1:48 AM EST
Close calls might have cost the Chicago Blackhawks and Florida Panthers a point or two on Wednesday night. Check out the bad luck for Viktor Stalberg and Bryan McCabe and good luck for Kari Lehtonen and Ondrej Pavelec in this post.
Jan 5, 2011, 11:13 PM EST
Make no mistake about which team is No. 1 in the East – at least right now – as top seed Pittsburgh dismantled second seed Tampa Bay 8-1 tonight.
Jan 5, 2011, 10:33 PM EST
With a 3-0 lead, it looked like the Canadians would earn gold medal redemption in the World Junior Championships. Instead, the Russian team shocked the hockey world by scoring five unanswered goals in the third period to complete one of the biggest comebacks in the tournament’s history.
Jan 5, 2011, 9:30 PM EST
Just a few days after scoring a beautiful penalty shot goal, Steven Stamkos fell over and failed to even register a shot against Marc-Andre Fleury tonight.
Jan 5, 2011, 8:36 PM EST
On the heels of Ryan Getzlaf’s unnerving sinus fractures – an injury that might have been prevented or limited if he wore a visor – we must ask: should the NHL require players to wear visors?
Jan 5, 2011, 7:33 PM EST
Logan Couture lead all rookies in scoring in the month of December, earning the rookie of the month. Could the Calder Trophy be in his future, too?
Jan 4, 2011, 6:23 PM EST
Chris Osgood’s series of saves earned him his 400th win and the December 27-January 2nd save of the week.
- Trading baggage: Blue Jackets grab Clarkson, send Horton’s contract to Leafs 17
- Panthers acquire Jagr from Devils 22
- Trotz doesn’t see a ‘big, sexy, difference-maker guy’ on the market 15
- What’s up with the reports of problems in the Blackhawks’ room? 40
- Petrovic: Chicago will ‘probably seek revenge’ for Kane injury tonight 74
- Lombardi happy to get ‘one of the better defenseman on the market’ in Sekera 3
- NHL on NBCSN: Wild need two points from NHL-leading Preds 20
- Video: Potential No. 1 overall pick Connor McDavid goes end-to-end, top shelf 9
- Video: Penguins hold on to beat Capitals for first time this season 28
- Video: Fight erupts between Penguins and Capitals inside Pittsburgh’s bench 40
- Leafs’ Rielly apologizes for insensitive remarks (86)
- Petrovic: Chicago will ‘probably seek revenge’ for Kane injury tonight (74)
- Chiarelli understands scrutiny on GM and coach, but says, ‘It’s unfortunate that we’re under review for one year’ (69)
- ‘I don’t know why we’re so comfortable,’ says Toews after loss to Avalanche (69)
- Report: Alex Petrovic avoids discipline after injuring Patrick Kane (65)