Feb 2, 2011, 4:01 PM EST
It was thought Ray Emery’s NHL career was over dealing with a degenerative hip condition. Instead, he’s getting into shape and ready to come back to hockey.
Feb 2, 2011, 3:16 PM EST
The Blues get one of their important centermen off injured reserve in Andy McDonald.
Feb 2, 2011, 2:19 PM EST
After a lot of confusion, it turns out Jordan Staal will play tonight for the Penguins.
Feb 2, 2011, 1:15 PM EST
Tampa Bay has put goalie Mike Smith on waivers. Is this a chance for the Islanders to clean up their issue with Evgeni Nabokov?
Feb 2, 2011, 12:31 PM EST
It’s been a good January for Jeff Skinner. He was a rookie team selection, then an All-Star Game injury replacement, and now he’s the rookie of the month.
Feb 2, 2011, 11:55 AM EST
The Maple Leafs love their truculence and Mike Brown is that personified. It’s no wonder they signed him to a three-year extension today.
Feb 2, 2011, 11:29 AM EST
Pens in the news today. Staal will sit for one game while Evgeni Malkin was placed on injured reserve retroactively this morning.
Feb 2, 2011, 11:00 AM EST
Kyle Wellwood is an infamous Internet superstar and last night he was able to get the web going wild with his first goal as a San Jose Shark.
Feb 2, 2011, 10:43 AM EST
Plenty of teams playing the back end of back-to-back games tonight. Here’s to hoping the mega snowstorm doesn’t postpone any other games tonight. At least we’ve got the battle of California to look forward to late tonight.
Feb 2, 2011, 9:27 AM EST
Phil Kessel had a hard enough time at the All-Star Game scoring. Scott Clemmensen made sure to keep the frustration moving along with his tremendous save in overtime.
Feb 2, 2011, 4:25 AM EST
Hop on the Zamboni tonight to see the Sharks storm back to victory, the Bruins taking out Carolina, and a few too many shootouts for our liking.
Feb 2, 2011, 12:47 AM EST
Dwayne Roloson stops 38 shots in getting his fourth shutout of the year as the Lightning serve notice that they’re for real.
Feb 1, 2011, 11:54 PM EST
NBC’s Mike Milbury takes a look ahead at Sunday’s Game of the Week featuring a Winter Classic rematch and wondering whether or not Sidney Crosby will come back soon.
Feb 1, 2011, 9:44 PM EST
Pittsburgh’s Jordan Staal was kicked out of tonight’s game against the Rangers for sucker punching Brandon Prust. In related news, Prust is in the running for next year’s Academy Awards for embellishing the hit.
Feb 1, 2011, 8:53 PM EST
Mike Milbury talks about which teams might be buying and selling with the trade deadline coming up at the end of the month.
Feb 1, 2011, 8:11 PM EST
Making sense of the Devils sale news from earlier today, owner Jeff Vanderbeek is not the guy involved in things.
Feb 1, 2011, 2:17 PM EST
If you’re the type to knock on hockey being played in the south, the experience in Raleigh for All-Star weekend proved that those insults can start going away now.
Feb 1, 2011, 1:13 AM EST
While the Sabres are getting ready to announce Terry Pegula as their new owner, they seem to have forgotten to announce one other important bit of information back in the fall.
Jan 31, 2011, 11:10 PM EST
Kings star Anze Kopitar may not get all the offensive freedom he wants in L.A. but the All-Star Game gave him his chance to show off why he’s one of the most underrated scorers in the league.
Jan 31, 2011, 8:41 PM EST
The Rangers have had offensive struggles this season. Getting Vinny Prospal back in the lineup should help alleviate that.
Jan 30, 2011, 9:35 PM EST
Despite being on the losing side of things, Chicago’s Patrick Sharp took home the All-Star Game’s MVP award.
Jan 30, 2011, 8:30 PM EST
Picking an all-star team might be easy, but captain Nicklas Lidstrom is proud of his team and the format of the game.
Jan 30, 2011, 6:18 PM EST
After two periods, Team Lidstrom storms back to take a 7-6 lead over Team Staal as Carey Price and Jonas Hiller steal the spotlight.
Jan 30, 2011, 5:12 PM EST
Team Staal and Team Lidstrom are tied at four after the first period of the 2011 NHL All-Star Game.
Jan 30, 2011, 3:48 PM EST
The NHL All-Star Game kicks off at 4 p.m. here’s a few things to keep an eye out for in today’s game.
- Wild coach accuses Sharks of embellishment 0
- Lundqvist hooked after three first-period goals as Rangers’ woes continue 20
- Burke wants the Flames to be — yep, you guessed it — more ‘truculent’ 40
- Flames fire GM Jay Feaster 36
- Video: Projected rise in salary cap could have some players ‘licking their lips’ 19
- Discuss: Blackhawks score big on Rivalry Night on NBCSN 37
- Crosby: If I had to guess Thornton’s suspension, I’d say 10 games 83
- Cowen gets two-game suspension for hit on Girgensons 12
- Rangers must consider Callahan’s injury history in contract talks 13
- The Chip ‘n’ Chase: Outrage over hockey violence, Gary Bettman is a happy man, Darryl Sutter is awesome, and more! 33
- Video: Penguins’ Orpik stretchered off ice; Bruins’ Thornton given match penalty (184)
- Neal suspended five games for kneeing Marchand in the head (156)
- Bruins coach admits Thornton crossed the line, slams Pens for not being ‘truthful’ (138)
- Pens put Orpik on IR (132)
- Orpik suffers from concussion, including memory loss (118)