Apr 3, 2011, 11:28 PM EDT
Right when you thought things were going to get easier in the Western Conference today went and screwed all of that up.
Apr 3, 2011, 10:11 PM EDT
Detroit got back something they lost out on last year: A Central Division title. By beating the Wild 4-2, the Red Wings captured the crown once again after a one year layoff.
Apr 3, 2011, 9:30 PM EDT
Avalanche forward Paul Stastny’s season is over after discovering a stress fracture in his leg.
Apr 3, 2011, 8:56 PM EDT
Marc-Andre Gragnani isn’t a household name in Buffalo, but it’s going to be a lot better known now after his overtime winner to vault Buffalo into seventh place after beating Carolina.
Apr 3, 2011, 7:24 PM EDT
Yale women’s hockey player and inspiration Mandi Schwartz lost her battle with leukemia today, passing away from the deadly disease at 23 years-old.
Apr 3, 2011, 6:00 PM EDT
Next Sunday is the final day of the regular season and NBC is closing it out with a bang featuring the Red Wings and Blackhawks as the Game of the Week. Chicago’s playoff hopes could be on the line.
Apr 3, 2011, 4:48 PM EDT
Mike Milbury and Pierre McGuire share their thoughts with who they’re worried about heading into the postseason. Fans in Detroit and Philadelphia might want to listen up. Milbury also worries about the Sabres without Ryan Miller.
Apr 3, 2011, 4:06 PM EDT
The shootout was beneficial to the Rangers today, but last year it was a nightmare for New York while it proved to be the Flyers’ playoff-saving grace.
Apr 3, 2011, 3:33 PM EDT
Mike Milbury shows his appreciation for three 40+ year-old stars shining in the NHL while Pierre McGuire gives it up for a pair of outstanding Western Conference young defensemen.
Apr 3, 2011, 2:31 PM EDT
NBC’s Mike Milbury and Pierre McGuire discuss Sidney Crosby’s chances of returning for the playoffs as well as Vancouver’s Stanley Cup hopes without Manny Malhotra and Dan Hamhuis.
Apr 3, 2011, 12:25 PM EDT
We break down how the Flyers and Rangers stack up against each other statistically and give you our link to watch the game with us online and chat via NHL Extra.
Apr 2, 2011, 6:30 PM EDT
Last season the Rangers missed the playoffs on the final day of the season. This year, they’re limping into the end of the season again and could end up missing out once again.
Apr 2, 2011, 6:00 PM EDT
After more than five months away with a torn meniscus, Zach Parise will return to the Devils lineup.
Apr 2, 2011, 5:21 PM EDT
Hobey Baker finalist and the nation’s top scorer Andy Miele has settled on a peculiar choice for where to sign. He’s headed to the desert to play for the Phoenix Coyotes.
Apr 2, 2011, 4:44 PM EDT
The Bruins locked down a top three seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs and the Northeast Division with a 3-2 win over Atlanta thanks to Michael Ryder’s penalty shot goal.
Apr 2, 2011, 1:58 PM EDT
Columbus’ Jan Hejda was suspended by the league for two games for his elbow to the head of Chicago rookie Marcus Kruger.
Apr 2, 2011, 12:52 PM EDT
Three huge games stand out out west today in the Race For The Playoffs as playoff standings and hopes can all be jumbled in a big way today.
Apr 2, 2011, 12:25 PM EDT
In the Eastern race for the playoffs tonight, playoff hopefuls look to make their last stand while others hope to do their part to climb up or hang on to the spot they have.
Apr 2, 2011, 12:19 PM EDT
Four matineé games means eight starting goalies for you to peruse. Does your fantasy hockey title hang on the line for these? You’d better make sure.
Apr 1, 2011, 6:30 PM EDT
Mike Milbury takes a look at this Sunday’s Game of the Week between the Flyers and Rangers in what turns out to be a crucial game for both teams.
Mar 31, 2011, 6:31 PM EDT
As if things weren’t hard enough for Columbus going up against the Captials, now they’ll have to do it without captain Rick Nash.
Mar 31, 2011, 5:53 PM EDT
T.J. Oshie is set to rejoin the Blues after his team-enforced two game sit-down. He seems to understand how he screwed up by missing practice and is making amends by giving to charity.
Mar 31, 2011, 4:51 PM EDT
The Western Conference playoff picture might not get any clearer tonight, but the Stars have a must-win game against San Jose and the Kopitar-less Kings get their first real test against Vancouver.
Mar 31, 2011, 3:30 PM EDT
This week’s edition of Ask The Expert sees Mike Milbury talking about Teemu Selanne and the possibility of the NHL in Europe.
Mar 31, 2011, 2:58 PM EDT
The race for the playoffs in the Eastern Conference rages on tonight with the Bruins looking to lock up the Northeast Division, the Rangers hoping to bounce back, and a potential first round preview in Tampa.
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- Voracek turns monster season into massive eight-year deal 63
- Report: Canucks, Sutter closing in on five-year deal, north of $20M 27
- 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 (63)
- 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)