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Mar 10, 2011, 5:01 PM EDT
With seven games going on tonight, the Sabres continue their fight for the playoffs in Boston while the Sharks and Canucks do battle in a big time Western Conference tilt.
Mar 9, 2011, 5:38 PM EDT
Here are previews of Wednesday’s seven games, including big ones between the Hurricanes and Thrashers, Kings and Red Wings and Flames and Stars.
Mar 8, 2011, 11:39 AM EDT
There’s nine games going on tonight including a pair of big ones with Eastern Conference playoff implications.
Mar 7, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT
With just three games to keep an eye on tonight, two of them stand out as big ones with Tampa Bay and Washington battling in the Southeast and Dallas and L.A. dueling for playoff points in the west.
Mar 6, 2011, 11:38 AM EDT
There are five games beyond the upcoming NBC Game of the Week between the Flyers and Rangers, so check out these previews, including big games featuring the Wild against the Sabres and Flames versus the Predators.
Mar 5, 2011, 11:42 AM EDT
Ten games highlight the schedule today starting in the afternoon with a big game for Buffalo in Philly, then tonight with Pittsburgh in Boston and Detroit at Phoenix.
Mar 4, 2011, 1:08 PM EDT
It’s a light Friday night in the league with just five games going on. Can the Devils keep their crazy run going and can the Rangers right their ship?
Mar 3, 2011, 1:06 PM EDT
Here are previews of a busy 11-game schedule of NHL games.
Mar 2, 2011, 12:30 PM EDT
Here are previews of tonight’s six games.
Mar 1, 2011, 4:18 PM EDT
With ten games tonight, we’ll likely get to see a lot of the new faces moved yesterday in their new places tonight. We think you’ll need to buy a program tonight.
Feb 28, 2011, 5:29 PM EDT
There are two important games in the shadow of the trade deadline tonight, as the Wild and Hawks meet in a bubble bout while the Kings host the Detroit Red Wings.
Feb 27, 2011, 12:18 PM EDT
It’s the eve of the trade deadline and we’ve got eight games that could figure to be the last one with their current team for many players. Morbid reality or exciting possibilities? You make the call!
Feb 26, 2011, 1:32 PM EDT
Here are previews for tonight’s eight games.
Feb 25, 2011, 4:33 PM EDT
Today’s schedule is ripe with action around the league including Alex Kovalev’s re-debut with the Penguins in Raleigh.
Feb 24, 2011, 3:23 PM EDT
Here are previews for tonight’s six games, including big Western bubble bouts: Chicago vs. Nashville and Minnesota vs. Los Angeles.
Feb 23, 2011, 3:30 PM EDT
Let’s take a look at tonight’s six games, including a ninth place clash between Buffalo and Atlanta along with a big battle of California between the Kings and Ducks.
Feb 22, 2011, 3:37 PM EDT
Here are previews of today’s 10 games, including Jamie Langebrunner playing against the Devils, a rapid reunion of the Erik Johnson-Chris Stewart trade and a big game between the Rangers and the Hurricanes.
Feb 21, 2011, 10:15 AM EDT
It’s President’s Day which means afternoon delight for some across the league in a light schedule today with just three games. The Pens and Caps get to be reacquainted tonight, too.
Feb 19, 2011, 2:31 PM EDT
Here are previews of tonight’s nine games.
Feb 17, 2011, 4:18 PM EDT
Tonight’s seven game schedule includes a Western showdown between Vancouver and Nashville and Lightning GM Steve Yzerman facing his old team in Tampa Bay.
Feb 16, 2011, 2:54 PM EDT
With eight games ahead, the Sabres and Leafs meet to keep their good times rolling while the Caps hit the west coast to face the Ducks to highlight the evening ahead.
Feb 15, 2011, 10:00 AM EDT
Seven games drop the puck tonight in the NHL and the highlight comes in Tampa Bay where the Lightning face Philadelphia in a battle between the top two teams in the East.
Feb 14, 2011, 3:00 PM EDT
Here are previews for today’s three games, all with some playoff implications.
Feb 13, 2011, 10:58 AM EDT
With a busy afternoon ahead, today’s schedule features the Pacific Division races heating up, a big tilt between Southeast foes, and the Rangers looking to break their six-game losing streak.
Feb 12, 2011, 11:30 AM EDT
Here are previews for Saturday’s eight games.
- Julien thinks diving crackdown is ‘step in the right direction’ 32
- Holland doesn’t see Babcock deal by start of season 9
- Risk Factors: Pittsburgh Penguins edition 4
- PHT Morning Skate: Flyers bringing back Ice Girls 15
- Dillon’s agent: Discussions with Stars are ‘frustrating and disappointing’ 7
- NHL shoots down Tkachev’s contract with Edmonton 9
- NHL Board of Governors approves Islanders sale 6
- Johansen, Blue Jackets talks haven’t just resumed, they’re ‘very polite’ 15
- Speedy recovery: Giroux (lower body) to play vs. Rangers tonight 12
- Risk Factors: Boston Bruins edition 13
- Players pushed for coaching fines because they were ‘encouraged’ to dive (34)
- Julien thinks diving crackdown is ‘step in the right direction’ (32)
- Reinhart admits frustration; time running out to make Sabres? (25)
- Canucks waive Markstrom as Shinkaruk, Jensen continue to impress (23)
- Filip Forsberg has scored two thirds of the Preds’ preseason goals (21)