Aug 20, 2014, 11:00 PM EDT
And it was all The Great One’s idea.
Aug 19, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT
You earn a lot of votes winning a Stanley Cup.
Aug 11, 2014, 4:20 PM EDT
The Russian Rocket would not be denied.
Aug 2, 2013, 10:44 AM EDT
He calls it a “shock to everyone.”
Jun 27, 2013, 4:24 PM EDT
He’s not upset about missing out on being coach though…
Jun 15, 2013, 2:53 PM EDT
He reportedly passed on the Stars job.
Aug 3, 2012, 10:28 AM EDT
As if they didn’t have reason enough to dislike him there already.
Jun 5, 2012, 1:07 PM EDT
That’s key, considering he’s GM Glen Sather’s assistant.
Jun 5, 2012, 8:45 AM EDT
Somewhere someone is quoting Dennis Green. That and more in the Morning Skate.
May 24, 2012, 1:37 PM EDT
Other than the natural hat trick Messier scored, of course.
Feb 16, 2012, 8:30 AM EDT
Coaches who like to yell (check).
Dec 23, 2011, 2:12 PM EDT
Bet you never thought you’d get to watch Dan Blackburn play hockey again.
Dec 16, 2011, 3:13 PM EDT
And the Canucks wanted the Mark Messier that was a good hockey player, so I guess they’re even.
Dec 9, 2011, 7:00 AM EDT
A night filled with milestones for the likes of Marian Hossa, Jonathan Toews, Ray Whitney, and Jose Theodore. That and more in the Morning Skate.
Nov 25, 2011, 3:33 PM EDT
The Winter Classic alumni game will feature a load of former stars for the Flyers and Rangers, but there’s a few notable omissions.
Nov 6, 2011, 7:17 PM EDT
Take that, Slater!
Oct 28, 2011, 10:55 AM EDT
Consider our dreams crushed. Wayne Gretzky says he won’t be participating in the Winter Classic alumni game.
Oct 26, 2011, 1:26 PM EDT
While the Flyers are going all out for their team in the Alumni Game at the Winter Classic, the Rangers could make it a must-see game with the addition of The Great One.
Oct 14, 2011, 1:16 PM EDT
Mark Messier will participate in the New York City Marathon for the challenge and benefit of two charities.
Sep 12, 2011, 11:33 AM EDT
The Rangers justified many people’s expectations by handing the captaincy to popular forward Ryan Callahan. Marc Staal and Brad Richards will serve as alternates.
Jun 7, 2011, 1:36 PM EDT
Take a look at the 2011 Mark Messier Leadership finalists: Zdeno Chara, Shane Doan and Nicklas Lidstrom.
Jan 18, 2011, 1:20 PM EDT
Let’s celebrate Mark Messier’s 50th birthday with a look back at his great career.
Nov 20, 2010, 2:30 PM EDT
The 50,000th all-time NHL game will be played tonight. Let’s take a look at some of the most interesting numbers.
- Drouin out 3-4 weeks with fractured thumb 2
- On carrying three goalies, and which teams might be forced to do it 6
- Bettman: NHL won’t expand ‘just to fulfill somebody’s notion of symmetry’ 8
- Report: Johansen lowers demands, but not low enough 34
- Injuries piling up as preseason schedule begins 11
- Report: Fedorov denies contract offer was made to Johansen 8
- Report: Johansen has gotten no shortage of KHL offers 44
- Update: Drouin out with upper body injury, not expected to miss preseason 1
- Report: NHL officials to participate in preseason without new CBA 1
- Evander Kane: I know I can score 50 goals 16
- Heeeeeere’s Johnny! Davidson shreds Johansen’s agent for ‘baffling, nonsensical’ contract demands (65)
- Jackets reveal Johansen offers — including an eight year, $46M deal (55)
- Report: Johansen has gotten no shortage of KHL offers (44)
- No icing on the PK? The USHL will see how that looks (43)
- Just how damaging are heated negotiations between Jackets, RFA Johansen? (38)