Mar 16, 2011, 1:59 PM EDT
Rick DiPietro is back for the Islanders after being activated from injured reserve. Will it last this time? Probably as long as Brent Johnson isn’t around.
Mar 16, 2011, 11:45 AM EDT
Each week at ProHockeyTalk we’ll have NBC on NHL’s Mike Milbury join us with Hot Topics to discuss the latest stories of the week and give us his thoughts on what’s going on in the NHL. This week, Mike talks with Tiffany Simons about Gary Bettman’s five point plan to help improve player safety in…
Mar 16, 2011, 11:15 AM EDT
Brooks Laich made his swiftest of moves to make Hal Gill and Carey Price both look bad in Montreal.
Mar 16, 2011, 10:15 AM EDT
Four games in the NHL tonight highlighted by a mega-tilt in Detroit between the Red Wings and Capitals. The Caps look to extend their win streak to ten games.
Mar 16, 2011, 9:15 AM EDT
Henrik Lundqvist showed why he’s often the best player the Rangers have night in and night out with a pair of insane saves.
Mar 16, 2011, 2:01 AM EDT
The Wild West is living up to its name as three Pacific Division rivals all keep pace. Elsewhere, the Rangers got some separation in the East.
Mar 15, 2011, 11:51 PM EDT
Jay Bouwmeester snapped Karlis Skrastins’ ironman record for defensemen tonight by playing in his 496th straight game.
Mar 15, 2011, 11:21 PM EDT
The Capitals run their win streak to a season-high nine straight games and continue to keep pace with the Flyers for the top spot in the Eastern Conference.
Mar 15, 2011, 10:03 PM EDT
The Devils rise through the Eastern Conference continued witha 4-2 win over fellow playoff threat Atlanta. Sure the Devils run is great and inspiring, but is there a reality check in their future?
Mar 15, 2011, 8:47 PM EDT
The saber rattling is officially done now as the watchdog group Goldwater Institute has filed a lawsuit against the City of Glendale over their proposed deal with prospective new Coyotes owner Matthew Hulsizer.
Mar 15, 2011, 7:21 PM EDT
Here’s tonight’s starters for the later games on this evening’s docket.
Mar 14, 2011, 6:42 PM EDT
With the Wild desperate for goals and to stay in the playoff race, they get a potentially huge dose of good news for tonight’s game against Minnesota.
Mar 14, 2011, 5:42 PM EDT
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Mar 14, 2011, 5:17 PM EDT
Whether the timing works out well or not remains to be seen, but Chris Pronger will miss the next 3-4 weeks with a broken hand.
Mar 14, 2011, 4:21 PM EDT
Sidney Crosby spoke today after skating for 15 minutes. It was the first time he’s skated since suffering a concussion against Tampa Bay on January 5.
Mar 14, 2011, 1:57 PM EDT
Eager for the return of the Winnipeg Jets? One way or another you might be waiting for a long time.
Mar 14, 2011, 1:24 PM EDT
A great week for rookie goalie Braden Holtby was rewarded as he was named the NHL number one star of the week.
Mar 14, 2011, 11:46 AM EDT
Jimmy Howard gets himself some help finally as Chris Osgood has been activated by the Red Wings.
Mar 14, 2011, 11:30 AM EDT
Ray Emery made his first appearance on the ice since last February and thanks to Lubomir Visnovsky, he can say he didn’t allow a goal in his one period of relief work against Phoenix.
Mar 14, 2011, 10:55 AM EDT
Highly encouraging news today out of Pittsburgh where Sidney Crosby took to the ice for the first time since missing 29 straight games with a concussion.
Mar 14, 2011, 10:15 AM EDT
Three games highlight tonight’s NHL schedule and there’s none bigger than the Sharks visiting the Blackhawks in Chicago in another rematch of last year’s Western Conference final.
Mar 14, 2011, 9:00 AM EDT
Tyler Ennis’ second goal of the game against Ottawa is memorable and not just because it allowed me to make a Metallica pun. Destroying a water bottle is pretty awesome too.
Mar 14, 2011, 2:25 AM EDT
With the action today being sparse and spread out through the day, maybe you missed our collection of recaps. Don’t worry, we’re making like a cheat sheet and giving you the hook up.
Mar 14, 2011, 1:05 AM EDT
Lauri Korpikoski and Taylor Pyatt helped end Ducks goalie Dan Ellis’ night which meant Ray Emery got to play in his first game since February of last season.
Mar 13, 2011, 8:49 PM EDT
On an emotional day, the Sabres did their part to honor Rick Martin by beating Ottawa 6-4 and hang onto the seventh spot in the East.
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- Advancement? Leafs sign Booth for one year, $1.1M 11
- Leafs hire 28-year-old stats advocate as assistant GM 26
- NBC Sports to air over 100 NHL regular-season games in 2014-15 56
- Stars, Roussel agree on four-year, $8 million deal 3
- Vanek connected to federal gambling investigation 60
- Return that toaster: Ovechkin-Kirilenko engagement broken off 52
- Report: Leafs sign Franson to one year, $3.3 million deal 8
- Report: O’Reilly wants $6.7M deal, Avs counter at $5.5M 58
- Report: Blue Jackets, Johansen make ‘significant progress’ toward deal 5
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