Jan 29, 2011, 8:10 PM EDT
Alex Ovechkin took home the title in the Breakaway Challenge winning the NHL’s version of the slam dunk contest with a pool cue-like shot from his knees.
Jan 29, 2011, 7:37 PM EDT
Concussion-addled Penguins captain Sidney Crosby is cleared to resume skating for the Penguins.
Jan 29, 2011, 6:16 PM EDT
The tailgating in Carolina is an often understated but instantly legendary aspect of hockey in the south. Let the photos take you away. Sorry, smells not included.
Jan 29, 2011, 5:37 PM EDT
Can Team Staal’s Zdeno Chara take home his fourth straight hardest shot competition? Not if Team Lidstrom’s Shea Weber and Dustin Byfuglien have anything to say about it.
Jan 29, 2011, 1:05 PM EDT
Curious as to what’s going on around Raleigh? Here’s some of the sights around the Fan Fair. Warning, mascots ahead.
Jan 29, 2011, 11:23 AM EDT
Last night’s All-Star Fantasy Draft provided lots of fun for the fans and players alike and it shows.
Jan 28, 2011, 5:03 PM EDT
The NHL All-Star Game marks a historic moment in broadcasting for the new NBCUniversal.
Jan 27, 2011, 6:47 PM EDT
NBC’s Game of the Week for February 13th shapes up to be a classic between two Original Six teams as the Bruins visit the Red Wings.
Jan 27, 2011, 6:12 PM EDT
If you were thinking Matt Moulson might be traded at the deadline this year, think again. The Islanders have extended his deal for another three years.
Jan 27, 2011, 3:55 PM EDT
It’s the afternoon gala you’ve been waiting for all day. It’s the PHT All-Star Game fantasy mock draft. Joe Yerdon takes up Team Lidstrom while James O’Brien chooses for Team Staal. Join us won’t you?
Jan 27, 2011, 2:39 PM EDT
Ryan Getzlaf’s recovery from fractured sinuses is going well enough so he might be back by February 9th.
Jan 27, 2011, 2:14 PM EDT
While we’re busy figuring out who we think Team Staal and Team Lidstrom will have on their rosters, a pair of Flyers enforcers choose up their own all-star fighting squads.
Jan 27, 2011, 12:58 PM EDT
A tough blow for the West-leading Canucks as they’ll be without Alex Edler for an undetermined amount of time after getting back surgery.
Jan 27, 2011, 11:12 AM EDT
Rather than waiting until the end of the season to lock him in, the Capitals have once again signed Alexander Semin to a one-year extension mid-season reportedly worth $6.7 million.
Jan 27, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
Aside from the occasional night off – or the even less common instance when a save or goal isn’t deemed worthy – the gang at PHT will decide which tally or stop is the best of any given night. Once those two winners are determined, we’ll share our reasoning (and most importantly, the video clip…
Jan 27, 2011, 10:27 AM EDT
Former NHL great Rob Blake goes from being feared on the ice to being feared off of it as he lands a job in the NHL front office
Jan 27, 2011, 9:30 AM EDT
Let’s all feel that horrible sense of embarrassment for St. Louis’ Erik Johnson who found a horrible way to score a goal… Into his own net.
Jan 27, 2011, 4:26 AM EDT
Here’s your recap of the action from the Zamboni featuring Calgary rolling on, the Kings winning in a shootout, and Phoenix ripping up Colorado among others. Take five folks, it’s the All-Star Break now.
Jan 27, 2011, 2:18 AM EDT
With all the stars on the ice in Vancouver, it’d be rookie Lee Sweatt scoring his first NHL goal and making it count big as the game-winner over Nashville.
Jan 26, 2011, 11:59 PM EDT
This week in Mike Milbury’s Hat Trick he explains why Tim Gleason was in the clear for his knockout of Nikolai Kulemin, what Marc Savard should do, and his thoughts on Wayne Gretzky as he turns 50.
Jan 26, 2011, 11:13 PM EDT
Ondrej Pavelec carried the Thrashers to victory to keep the Hurricanes at bay in the East and frustrate Washington’s struggling offense a little bit more.
Jan 26, 2011, 10:11 PM EDT
Carolina’s Jeff Skinner is the newest all-star named to the team today. He’s also now the youngest all-star of all time.
Jan 26, 2011, 7:30 PM EDT
After a 16-year career in the NHL, after clearing waivers today Craig Conroy is reportedly set to announce his retirement.
Jan 26, 2011, 6:30 PM EDT
In this week’s edition of “Ask The Expert” Mike Milbury answers your questions concerning the Flyers, the Winter Classic, and hits to the head.
Jan 26, 2011, 8:45 AM EDT
Wayne Gretzky turns 50 years-old today. Aside from making us all feel a little bit older ourselves, we look back at the career of “The Great One” and how the number 50 is an integral part of his lore.
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