Jan 20, 2011, 6:05 PM EDT
You saw them on HBO’s 24/7, you saw them at the 2011 Winter Classic, and now you’ll see them on Super Bowl Sunday at 12:30 ET on NBC’s Game of the Week. It’s the Capitals and Penguins in Washington, D.C. to get your day full of sports kicked off the right way.
Jan 19, 2011, 3:27 PM EDT
NBC’s Mike Milbury gives us his take on whether or not Rule 48 is doing its job, whether the Oilers have any blame over Ales Hemsky’s concussion, and how Daniel Briere’s fine is a sign of how soft the NHL has gotten.
Jan 18, 2011, 4:11 PM EDT
With Sidney Crosby missing time thanks to concussions, the spotlight turns to Evgeni Malkin. Yet the Penguins’ “other” star isn’t himself. This post goes in-depth to study why he might be struggling and what could be done to break him out of his considerable slump.
Jan 18, 2011, 12:42 PM EDT
Sidney Crosby’s agent Pat Brisson shot down rumors of his client boycotting the 2011 NHL All-Star Game. Let’s not ignore the possibility that he isn’t very happy with the way the league handled the hits that caused his concussion, though.
Jan 18, 2011, 12:06 PM EDT
On one side, Brendan Shanahan says that Sidney Crosby “couldn’t be more cooperative” regarding the 2011 NHL All-Star Game. Yet rumors are circulating that the league’s top star might “boycott” the game in protest of the way the NHL handles concussions. Click “Read More” for the details.
Jan 18, 2011, 10:44 AM EDT
Instead of seeing Sidney Crosby’s squad versus Alex Ovechkin’s bunch like many expected, the 2011 NHL All-Star Game will come down to Team Eric Staal versus Team Nicklas Lidstrom.
Jan 15, 2011, 11:10 PM EDT
Sidney Crosby is still dealing with concussion symptoms and there is no timetable for his return. What might this mean for the 2011 NHL All-Star Game?
Jan 14, 2011, 7:47 PM EDT
It’s been more than a week since Sidney Crosby’s sat down with a concussion and he’ll miss his fifth straight game on Saturday.
Jan 14, 2011, 1:41 PM EDT
The Pittsburgh Penguins have quickly morphed from a finesse team to a fight-happy bunch under coach Dan Bylsma. So is that a good thing or a bad thing?
Jan 12, 2011, 9:21 PM EDT
The Penguins are going to have to wait a little longer on the return of captain Sidney Crosby as he’s not free of symptoms from the concussion he suffered last week.
Jan 8, 2011, 3:07 PM EDT
Sidney Crosby addressed the media today regarding his recovery from a mild concussion and the two hits that might have caused it.
Jan 8, 2011, 12:28 PM EDT
Dan Bylsma addressed the speculation that the Penguins mishandled Sidney Crosby’s concussion issues today.
Jan 6, 2011, 11:53 PM EDT
Sidney Crosby will be sidelined for up to a week with a mild concussion. If you think there’ll be a mild panic in Pittsburgh, you’d be right.
Jan 6, 2011, 6:27 PM EDT
Sidney Crosby and Matt Cooke are going to miss tonight’s game against the Montreal Canadiens. Click “Read More” for details on the severity of their injuries.
Jan 6, 2011, 5:12 PM EDT
HBO’s final episode of 24/7 leaves us wanting more but thankful that we were brought along for the ride in the first place.
Jan 5, 2011, 11:13 PM EDT
Make no mistake about which team is No. 1 in the East – at least right now – as top seed Pittsburgh dismantled second seed Tampa Bay 8-1 tonight.
NHL will not discipline David Steckel for his Winter Classic hit on Sidney Crosby; Crosby not amused
Jan 4, 2011, 9:22 PM EDT
Washington’s David Steckel won’t be punished for his iffy hit on Sidney Crosby and Sid doesn’t seem too pleased with that.
Jan 4, 2011, 3:30 PM EDT
The NHL named its three stars of December: Sidney Crosby, Roberto Luongo and Nicklas Lidstrom.
Jan 3, 2011, 11:04 PM EDT
Tonight’s the last night that you can vote for the top six players in the 2011 NHL All-Star Game. Click “Read More” to find out how to vote.
Jan 2, 2011, 1:56 AM EDT
Check out Star Cam footage of Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin from the 2011 Winter Classic.
Jan 2, 2011, 12:56 AM EDT
What were both teams saying after tonight’s incredible 3-1 Capitals win in the Winter Classic? Strap in.
Jan 2, 2011, 12:09 AM EDT
Video highlights from the 2011 Winter Classic.
Jan 1, 2011, 11:07 PM EDT
While Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin dominated the headlines going into the Winter Classic, hard working Capitals forward Eric Fehr stole the show with a great two goal performance.
Jan 1, 2011, 10:13 PM EDT
Business picked up in the second period of the Winter Classic, setting the stage for an explosive third.
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