Skip to content

James O’Brien

  1. Simon Gagne scores overtime game winner in return to Tampa Bay Lightning lineup

    Nov 30, 2010, 10:42 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Simon Gagne scores overtime game winner in return to Tampa Bay Lightning lineup
    66387_panthers_lightning_hockey-simongagne

    Once again, Simon Gagne celebrated a return from injury by winning a game with a goal in overtime.

  2. Marc-Andre Fleury edges Sergei Bobrovsky for Save of the Week (November 22-28)

    Nov 30, 2010, 9:45 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Marc-Andre Fleury edges Sergei Bobrovsky for Save of the Week (November 22-28)
    mafsave

    Marc-Andre Fleury’s flashy glove save tops the save of the week voting for the week of November 22-28.

  3. David Booth and the Florida Panthers find goals difficult to come by

    Nov 30, 2010, 9:04 PM EDT

    Comments Off on David Booth and the Florida Panthers find goals difficult to come by
    boothstrugglestoscore

    How worried should the Florida Panthers be about David Booth’s scoring slump?

  4. Islanders sign Jeremy Colliton; Thrashers give Tim Stapleton two-year contract

    Nov 30, 2010, 8:02 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Islanders sign Jeremy Colliton; Thrashers give Tim Stapleton two-year contract
    timstapleton

    Two players who have spent most of their careers in the minors signed deals today, as the Islanders inked Jeremy Colliton and the Thrashers gave Tim Stapleton a two year deal.

  5. Rumors of Buffalo Sabres sale still strong and why it could be a great thing for the team

    Nov 30, 2010, 7:15 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Rumors of Buffalo Sabres sale still strong and why it could be a great thing for the team
    Michael Grier, Paul Gaustad

    Ken Campbell writes that the Sabres sale rumors are justified and that the team’s denials boil down to semantics more than anything else.

  6. Today’s Starting Goalies – November 30th

    Nov 30, 2010, 6:20 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Today’s Starting Goalies – November 30th
    Ilya Bryzgalov

    Let’s take a look at tonight’s probable starters for all five games.

  7. Today’s Starting Goalies – November 29th

    Nov 29, 2010, 5:50 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Today’s Starting Goalies – November 29th
    Henrik Lundqvist

    Here are the probable goalies for tonight’s five games.

  8. Marc Savard won’t play Wednesday, but didn’t rule out a Thursday return

    Nov 29, 2010, 4:36 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Marc Savard won’t play Wednesday, but didn’t rule out a Thursday return
    Marc Savard

    It sounds like Marc Savard could return to NHL action as soon as this week. Maybe.

  9. Chris Stewart injury update: Winger will reportedly miss 4-6 weeks

    Nov 29, 2010, 4:05 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Chris Stewart injury update: Winger will reportedly miss 4-6 weeks
    chrisstewartthirdstar

    Here’s justification for anyone who cringes when a star player gets in a fight: Chris Stewart will reportedly miss four to six weeks after breaking his hand in a skirmish on Saturday.

  10. Hockey greats reflect on Pat Burns’ career during his funeral

    Nov 29, 2010, 3:11 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Hockey greats reflect on Pat Burns’ career during his funeral
    Pat Burns

    Many big names attended Pat Burns’ funeral today, including Gary Bettman, Patrick Roy and Raymond Bourque.

  11. Video: Carey Price and P.K. Subban’s ‘triple low 5’ ritual

    Nov 29, 2010, 2:31 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Video: Carey Price and P.K. Subban’s ‘triple low 5’ ritual
    pricesubban

    With 15 wins already this year, Carey Price and P.K. Subban are earning attention for their amusing post-victory ritual.

  12. Sidney Crosby joins Thrashers Ondrej Pavelec and Dustin Byfuglien as NHL’s three stars of the week

    Nov 29, 2010, 2:00 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Sidney Crosby joins Thrashers Ondrej Pavelec and Dustin Byfuglien as NHL’s three stars of the week
    Ondrej Pavelec

    From dealing with a concussion because of a collapse to being named the number one star of the week, Ondrej Pavelec provides plenty of inspiration. His teammate Dustin Byfuglien and Penguins star Sidney Crosby join him for the three stars of the week.

  13. Pat Burns funeral set for this afternoon

    Nov 29, 2010, 1:00 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Pat Burns funeral set for this afternoon
    Image (1) patburns2-thumb-250x299-22233.jpg for post 15676

    The hockey world (along with friends and family) will mourn the death of Pat Burns during his funeral this afternoon.

  14. David Perron still recovering from concussions related to Joe Thornton hit

    Nov 29, 2010, 12:35 PM EDT

    Comments Off on David Perron still recovering from concussions related to Joe Thornton hit
    Image (1) davidperrondangling-thumb-250x237-16321.jpg for post 2680

    David Perron is making progress – albeit slow – from concussion issues stemming from the hit that earned Joe Thornton a two game suspension.

  15. Around the Rink – Monday, November 29th

    Nov 29, 2010, 11:30 AM EDT

    Comments Off on Around the Rink – Monday, November 29th
    kingsvducks

    Let’s take a look at tonight’s five game slate of NHL action.

  16. Vote for the Save of the Week (November 22-28)

    Nov 29, 2010, 10:30 AM EDT

    Comments Off on Vote for the Save of the Week (November 22-28)
    Tim Thomas

    Who made the save of the week for November 22-28: Semyon Varlamov, Sergei Bobrovsky, Miikka Kiprusoff, Marc-Andre Fleury, Martin Gerber or Ilya Bryzgalov? Vote in the poll by clicking on the “Read More” link.

  17. Vote for the Goal of the Week (November 22-28)

    Nov 29, 2010, 9:30 AM EDT

    Comments Off on Vote for the Goal of the Week (November 22-28)
    Image (1) alexburmistrov49-thumb-250x177-22121.jpg for post 15656

    Who scored the goal of the week for November 22-28: Jody Shelley, Jamie Benn, Dany Heatley, Alexander Semin, Jason Spezza, Lee Stempniak or Taylor Hall?

  18. Save of the Night – Semyon Varlamov (November 28)

    Nov 29, 2010, 12:33 AM EDT

    Image (1) 1-varlamov-thumb-250x175-12015.jpg for post 1716

    Semyon Varlamov had the best save of November 28th, stopping the Hurricanes on a deadly chance in overtime.

  19. Goal of the Night – Alexander Semin (November 28)

    Nov 28, 2010, 11:54 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Goal of the Night – Alexander Semin (November 28)
    Image (1) GYI0060049939-AlexanderSemin-thumb-250x165-18600.jpg for post 14974

    It’s becoming one of the most common connections in the NHL this season: Alex Ovechkin to Alexander Semin. Check out video of another pretty goal by clicking “Read More.”

  20. Poll results: Readers also like the Ducks’ alternate uniforms

    Nov 28, 2010, 11:06 PM EDT

    ducksthirmain

    In the last of three poll results posts tonight, we share the fact that PHT readers like the Ducks third jerseys, for the most part.

  21. Poll results: Readers think refs made wrong call with Pronger’s “Avery Rule” infraction

    Nov 28, 2010, 10:15 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Poll results: Readers think refs made wrong call with Pronger’s “Avery Rule” infraction
    prongeraveryrule

    PHT readers think that the referees were wrong in calling off that Flyers goal against the Flames after deciding that Chris Pronger violated “The Avery Rule.”

  22. Chuck Kobasew might return soon for Wild, who also called up Jack Spurgeon

    Nov 28, 2010, 9:36 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Chuck Kobasew might return soon for Wild, who also called up Jack Spurgeon
    chuckkobasewmightbeback

    Chuck Kobasew might be on his way back from injury for the Minnesota Wild while Jack Spurgeon might replace Marek Zidlicky if he cannot play on Monday.

  23. Riding the Zamboni – Sunday, November 28th

    Nov 28, 2010, 9:03 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Riding the Zamboni – Sunday, November 28th
    Image (2) byfuglieninatlanta-thumb-250x331-21835.jpg for post 15607

    Let’s take a look at what happened during tonight’s three games.

  24. Red Wings prove they’re still class of Central after sweeping home-and-home against Blue Jackets

    Nov 28, 2010, 8:08 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Red Wings prove they’re still class of Central after sweeping home-and-home against Blue Jackets
    Image (1) jimmyhoward1-thumb-250x201-18452.jpg for post 3076

    The Red Wings gained a four point advantage – and a substantial mental edge – by winning their home-and-home series against the Blue Jackets.

  25. Kevin Westgarth in good spirits after being bloodied by John Scott

    Nov 28, 2010, 7:29 PM EDT

    Comments Off on Kevin Westgarth in good spirits after being bloodied by John Scott
    westgarthbloody2

    Even after getting his face rearranged, Kevin Westgarth still found a reason to smile.

Top 10 NHL Player Searches
  1. P. Kessel (1786)
  2. P. Kane (1421)
  3. M. Richards (1291)
  4. P. Datsyuk (1280)
  5. N. Backstrom (1135)