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  1. Sharks unsure if Havlat, Niemi will be ready by Friday

    Oct 11, 2011, 12:20 AM EDT

    San Jose Sharks v Vancouver Canucks - Game Five

    It’s unclear if the Sharks will get either Martin Havlat or Antti Niemi back in time for their second game of the regular season on Friday. On the bright side, both seem like they’re inching closer to their returns.

  2. Tomas Vokoun talks about his ‘worst game in five years’

    Oct 10, 2011, 11:52 PM EDT

    Tampa Bay Lightning v Washington Capitals

    Tomas Vokoun didn’t sugarcoat his lousy debut with the Capitals, saying that his teammates “literally won tonight without goaltending.”

  3. Caps pluggers salvage win despite Tomas Vokoun’s tough debut

    Oct 10, 2011, 10:46 PM EDT

    Tampa Bay Lightning v Washington Capitals

    It was an awful night for Tomas Vokoun and a bad one for the Capitals’ top scorers, but pluggers like Jason Chimera and Troy Brouwer saved the day. The Lightning shouldn’t be pleased with their play either, though.

  4. Kovalchuk, Parise come up big in Devils’ first win

    Oct 10, 2011, 10:00 PM EDT

    New York Islanders v New Jersey Devils

    The Devils will live and die by the play of Ilya Kovalchuk and Zach Parise this season. The two star wingers looked quite lively on Columbus Day, then.

  5. Video: Catch up on Columbus Day’s early games

    Oct 10, 2011, 9:01 PM EDT

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    P.A. Parenteau, Andrew MacDonald

    Did holiday festivities (or worse, work) force you to miss afternoon games on Columbus Day? Check out highlights of the action here.

  6. Bruins need more from their top scoring line

    Oct 10, 2011, 8:17 PM EDT

    Nathan Horton, David Krejci, Milan Lucic

    The Bruins’ top line of Nathan Horton, David Krejci and Milan Lucic are off to such a slow start that Claude Julien might have to split them up soon.

  7. Mattias Ohlund gets both knees scoped, could miss 2 months

    Oct 10, 2011, 7:31 PM EDT

    Brad Marchand, Mattias Ohlund

    Mattias Ohlund lost a step or five during the last few seasons, so maybe getting both knees scoped will help him turn things around. It’ll come at a cost, though; he’s expected to miss six to eight weeks to rehab from surgery.

  8. Guy Boucher gives Caps some bulletin board material

    Oct 10, 2011, 7:07 PM EDT

    neuvyroloap

    Lightning coach Guy Boucher doesn’t just want the team to remain a thorn in the Capitals’ side – he wants them to be that way in both sides.

  9. Wayne Simmonds’ solid play means less minutes for Scott Hartnell

    Oct 10, 2011, 6:25 PM EDT

    Wayne Simmonds, Jaromir Jagr, David Steckel

    Wayne Simmonds getting more minutes over Scott Hartnell is one of a handful of changes that have the Flyers off and running in the East.

  10. Adam Larsson took a stick in a very uncomfortable place

    Oct 10, 2011, 4:51 PM EDT

    Adam Larsson

    Being a rookie often means having to go through some tough moments. Not all of them feel very good especially taking a stick in the you-know-where.

  11. Varlamov trade looks really good today, Avs shutout Bruins 1-0

    Oct 10, 2011, 4:41 PM EDT

    Semyon Varlamov

    For at least today, the Colorado Avalanche giving up a first round pick for Semyon Varlamov looks really good as Varlamov pitched a shutout of the Bruins.

  12. Future reinforcement: Jonathan Huberdeau signs entry-level deal with Florida

    Oct 10, 2011, 4:00 PM EDT

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    Jonathan Huberdeau

    You won’t see him this season, but Jonathan Huberdeau will be a force to be reckoned with in the future for Florida.

  13. Anze Kopitar seems to be doing just fine after offseason ankle surgery

    Oct 10, 2011, 3:08 PM EDT

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    Anze Kopitar

    After Anze Kopitar had his season ended by an ankle injury last year, the Slovenian is showing no signs of rust.

  14. You can’t fight city hall: Bettman upholds Bouchard suspension

    Oct 10, 2011, 12:46 PM EDT

    Gary Bettman

    Pierre-Marc Bouchard’s appeal of his two-game suspension went about as expected as NHL commissioner Gary Bettman upheld the ruling.

  15. Craig Rivet goes from being Sabres captain one year, ECHL starter the next

    Oct 10, 2011, 12:00 PM EDT

    Craig Rivet

    In one year’s time, Craig Rivet has gone from captain of the Buffalo Sabres to being captain of the ECHL Elmira Jackals. That job market is tough on everyone.

  16. Franchise best? Miikka Kiprusoff shoots for Flames all-time win record

    Oct 10, 2011, 11:34 AM EDT

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    Miikka Kiprusoff

    Miikka Kiprusoff is shooting to become the Flames’ all-time leading winner this afternoon against St. Louis

  17. Everyday Al? Montoya gets the call in net again for Islanders today

    Oct 10, 2011, 10:59 AM EDT

    Al Montoya

    Al Montoya was about the only highlight of the Islanders’ opening night loss. That alone should be good enough reason for him getting the start tonight.

  18. Meanwhile… Matt Calvert saves face

    Oct 10, 2011, 10:49 AM EDT

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    Matt Calvert

    After taking Pierre-Marc’s errant stick to the face, Matt Calvert is busy saving his face.

  19. Pierre-Marc Bouchard files appeal with NHL over iffy suspension

    Oct 10, 2011, 10:29 AM EDT

    Bouchard_Pierre-Marc

    Pierre-Marc Bouchard is appealing his suspension. Let’s hope his agent doesn’t tear anyone apart at the meeting.

  20. Mad genius or mad man? Bruce Boudreau’s accidental goalie controversy stirs the pot

    Oct 10, 2011, 8:30 AM EDT

    Bruce Boudreau

    Bruce Boudreau is trying to win a Stanley Cup in Washington without much drama. His choice to start Michal Neuvirth over Tomas Vokoun opening night threw a wrench in that plan.

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