Mar 23, 2011, 7:29 PM EDT
With Boston and Montreal set to meet up again tomorrow night, Zdeno Chara has attempted to reach out to Max Pacioretty. Meanwhile, Mark Recchi sticks his foot in his mouth.
Mar 17, 2011, 1:07 PM EDT
Perhaps Max Pacioretty is made of sterner stuff than the rest of us as he’s aiming to return to action for the playoffs after suffering a broken neck and severe concussion just last week.
Mar 12, 2011, 2:50 PM EDT
Concussions, hits to the head and other violent matters will once again dominate discussion of the spring GM meetings. In fact, Sabres GM Darcy Regier thinks that the league will eventually make all head hits illegal. Click “Read More” for the details.
Mar 12, 2011, 10:45 AM EDT
Most PHT readers feel that Zdeno Chara deserved some kind of suspension for his hit on Max Pacioretty, with many wanting a significant suspension. That being said, there were more than a thousand who thought the NHL made the right call, too.
Mar 11, 2011, 11:53 AM EDT
If you ask John Tortorella for the biggest reason dirty hits are on the rise, he would tell you that the instigator penalty keeps players from policing themselves.
Mar 11, 2011, 11:00 AM EDT
On the heels of a rough week, a report crops up that Gary Bettman signed a five-year contract extension in November.
Chara speaks up about Pacioretty hit; Habs owner questions NHL, Canada’s Prime Minister and Donald Fehr voice concern
Mar 10, 2011, 6:03 PM EDT
Zdeno Chara speaks up about what happened with Max Pacioretty while Habs owner Geoff Molson rips the NHL, NHLPA Executive Director Donald Fehr misses the mark, and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper adds his two cents.
Mar 10, 2011, 1:13 PM EDT
An ugly situation is being made worse thanks to the Montreal police department opening an investigation as to what happened with Zdeno Chara’s hit on Max Pacioretty.
Mar 10, 2011, 12:36 AM EDT
Max Pacioretty spoke out tonight about the vicious hit he took from Zdeno Chara and he’s not happy with Chara or the NHL.
Mar 9, 2011, 10:19 PM EDT
If the NHL and the NHLPA can’t get their act together to curtail head shots, perhaps a major sponsor pulling their money can get everyone moving.
Mar 9, 2011, 5:02 PM EDT
Do you want a scathing, Mario Lemieux-like statement from the Canadiens regarding the league’s decision not to discipline Zdeno Chara for his hit on Max Pacioretty? Don’t go to Montreal GM Pierre Gauthier, then.
Mar 9, 2011, 4:12 PM EDT
In a surprising turn of events, the NHL didn’t fine or suspend Zdeno Chara for his brutal hit on Max Pacioretty. Vote in the poll to determine if the league made the right call or not.
Mar 9, 2011, 3:19 PM EDT
Michael Cammalleri and Carey Price weigh in on Zdeno Chara’s check on their teammate Max Pacioretty.
Mar 9, 2011, 1:21 PM EDT
As many feared, Max Pacioretty is suffering severe injuries from the ugly hit administered by Zdeno Chara. The Canadiens forward is out indefinitely with a severe concussion and broken vertebrae.
Mar 9, 2011, 7:00 AM EDT
Zdeno Chara’s ugly hit on Max Pacioretty leaves the NHL in an awkward position of determining a lot of factors that aren’t readily apparent.
Mar 8, 2011, 11:29 PM EDT
Seven years after the Todd Bertuzzi incident, Steve Moore is still unable to function normally. Read about the details in this post.
Mar 8, 2011, 9:39 PM EDT
Max Pacioretty left the Bruins-Habs game on a stretcher tonight, as Zdeno Chara caught him with a brutal hit in an awkward spot.
Feb 16, 2011, 1:21 PM EDT
Mikhail Grabovski got the rough ride last night from Boston’s Zdeno Chara including getting boarded and looking dazed. He stayed in and killed the Bruins with two goals. Was he concussed though?
Feb 15, 2011, 9:26 PM EDT
Tyler Myers’ end-to-end rush easily won him the February 7-13th Goal of the Week.
Feb 13, 2011, 2:18 PM EDT
The Red Wings snapped out of their first period funk and potted two goals to take a 3-2 lead over Boston.
Feb 13, 2011, 7:00 AM EDT
The 2010-11 Boston Bruins bring a mixture of toughness and skill that evokes more than a few memories of the Stanley Cup-winning Big, Bad Bruins of the ’70s.
Feb 6, 2011, 5:00 PM EDT
Here is a preview of next game’s NBC Game of the Week, as the Boston Bruins will visit the Detroit Red Wings.
Feb 5, 2011, 3:38 PM EDT
You thought Zdeno Chara’s slap shot at the All-Star Game was impressive? Denis Kulyash of the KHL laughs at his meager 105.9 mph shot.
Jan 29, 2011, 10:25 PM EDT
Here’s video and discussion of Zdeno Chara breaking his own hardest shot record with a 105.9 mile per hour slapper.
2011 NHL SuperSkills results: Zdeno Chara breaks his own record with 105.9 mph slapper in hardest shot contest
Jan 29, 2011, 9:27 PM EDT
Shea Weber beat him in the qualifying rounds and unleashed some great slappers of his own, but Zdeno Chara broke his own record for the hardest shot competition with an absurd 105.9 mile per hour effort.
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