Mar 13, 2011, 4:03 PM EDT
Mike Milbury discusses refreshing turnarounds in Buffalo, Calgary and Washington while Pierre McGuire praises Pittsburgh’s fortitude amid what could have been crushing injuries.
Mar 13, 2011, 3:41 PM EDT
The Capitals beat the Blackhawks 4-3 to earn their eighth straight win in an exciting overtime game, as Mike Knuble’s game winner put the exclamation point on an impressive effort by Washington.
Mar 13, 2011, 2:18 PM EDT
Here’s the second period update for a feisty, entertaining 2-2 game between Chicago and Washington.
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.
- How do Voracek, Giroux compare to the most expensive duos? 48
- Voracek turns monster season into massive eight-year deal 70
- Report: Canucks, Sutter closing in on five-year deal, north of $20M 28
- Voynov serving sentence at jail that once advertised it had flat screen TVs 45
- Report: Bernier and Leafs more than $2 million apart ahead of Friday’s arbitration hearing 12
- Flyers re-sign Couturier: six years, $26 million 40
- Benning calls Sutter a ‘foundation piece’ for Canucks 24
- Here’s a chart that shows which teams have been good/bad at drafting 40
- Penguins sign Fehr to three-year, $6 million contract 22
- Trade: Penguins send Sutter to Canucks for Bonino, Clendening 54
- Bettman says NHL would have to ‘consider’ putting Quebec City in the Western Conference (71)
- Voracek turns monster season into massive eight-year deal (71)
- Rangers sign Stepan — six years, $39 million (62)
- NBC Sports to broadcast 105 NHL games in 2015-16 (58)
- Trade: Penguins send Sutter to Canucks for Bonino, Clendening (54)