Dec 7, 2010, 11:55 AM EST
Team USA named its 29-man preliminary roster for the 2011 World Junior Championships today, which includes eight returning members from the team that won the gold medal in the 2010 WJC tournament.
Dec 7, 2010, 11:13 AM EST
Awful news for the hard-luck Blackhawks: Patrick Kane may reportedly miss “weeks, not days” with his scary-looking leg injury from Sunday.
Dec 7, 2010, 10:00 AM EST
Mikhail Grabovski’s shootout goal won the game for the Toronto Maple Leafs last night … and earned him the goal of the night.
Dec 7, 2010, 9:00 AM EST
An interesting trend is developing in the Eastern Conference: there seems to be four “classes” of teams. Meanwhile, the muddled West seems more like a communist society of hockey clubs.
Dec 7, 2010, 8:00 AM EST
PHT presents an in-depth breakdown of an insane run by the Pittsburgh Penguins, Sidney Crosby and Marc-Andre Fleury. You’ll find the numbers you’ll read in many other places, but most importantly, there are also obscure/deeper stats to stimulate your mind this morning.
Dec 7, 2010, 7:00 AM EST
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 EST
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 EST
Ray Emery continues to attempt a comeback to the NHL after dealing with a career-threatening hip injury.
Dec 6, 2010, 11:20 PM EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
Here are the probable starters for tonight’s five games.
Dec 5, 2010, 5:36 PM EST
Here are the starting goalies for tonight’s three remaining games.
Dec 5, 2010, 4:15 PM EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
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 EST
Let’s cruise around the rink this afternoon, as we prepare the ice for Sunday’s five games.
Dec 5, 2010, 11:00 AM EST
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 EST
Taylor Hall’s overtime game winner was Saturday’s most captivating goal.
- Lou Lamoriello unveils highly unorthodox coaching plan 31
- NHL on NBCSN: Sharks, Kings renew hostilities 2
- NHL on NBCSN: Can Capitals take advantage of depleted Penguins? 2
- Team Canada crushes Slovakia 14
- Criticism spreads to GM Lou Lamoriello after Devils fire DeBoer 10
- Eichel earns assist and scores in shootout as U.S. squeaks by Finland 2
- Canada enters World Juniors as 11/10 favorite; USA next at 9/4 5
- Devils fire DeBoer 21
- More mumps: Downie and Greiss test positive 7
- Orpik reflects on ‘outside pressure’ in Pittsburgh 21
- Sabres aren’t happy with league’s decision regarding Bartkowski (76)
- Report: NHL won’t hold hearing for Bartkowski hit (55)
- Video: Bartkowski delivers controversial hit to Gionta, fights Foligno (47)
- Could Malkin be the next player to be fined for diving? (43)
- Panthers hold off Penguins for shootout win (42)