By his own admission, Charlie McAvoy does not have a bag of tricks that he can use in the shootout. ''I can't say I was expecting that,'' Patrice Bergeron said of McAvoy's backhand goal scored in the 11th round of the shootout to lift the Boston Bruins to a 3-2 win over the New Jersey […]
There’s no way Vegas and Vancouver can keep this up, right? Well, I don’t think anyone had the Red Wings and Bruins third and fourth in the Atlantic, but the surprising collapse of Montreal opened a lot of doors. Vegas is first in the division.
The Buffalo Sabres already revealed their look for the 2018 Winter Classic earlier this week, and on Friday the New York Rangers gave us our first look at what their uniforms will look like for the Jan. 1 game to be played at Citi Field in New York. The 2018 Winter Classic is scheduled for […]
It’s Black Friday, which means that the NHL on NBC will air a matinee game. This afternoon, the Boston Bruins will host the Pittsburgh Penguins at 1:00 P.M. ET. The Bruins are in a weird goaltending situation right now.
The Columbus Blue Jackets are hot and the Ottawa Senators are not. The Blue Jackets (14-7-1) bring a five-game winning streak into Friday night's matchup at Nationwide Arena. The Senators (8-6-6) have lost four in a row, going 0-3-1.
What: Washington Capitals vs. Tampa Bay Lightning Where: Capital One Arena, Washington, D.C.When: 5:00 p.m. ETHow to Watch: Capitals-Lightning will be broadcast on NBC Sports Washington (Channel Finder)Live Stream: You can watch the Capitals-Lightning
The Philadelphia Flyers feel they are right there, which is an interesting statement from a team that’s lost six straight and eight of their past 10. The Flyers did fair better on Wednesday night in a 4-3 shootout loss against the New York Islanders, which prompted goaltender Brian Elliott to make the declaration that his […]
Thanksgiving in the United States has become an important holiday in NHL circles because it provides a regular-season marker that allows teams to gauge their playoff viability. Roughly 75 percent of teams in a playoff spot at Turkey Day end up qualifying
Nick Bjugstad has carved out a spot among Florida's top six forwards, and coach Bob Boughner expects him to stay there. The power forward scored the Panthers' only goal in regulation and the game-winning goal in a shootout as Florida defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1. Bjugstad skated and held the puck until Toronto goalie […]
All that Alex Ovechkin needed to end his goal drought was a reunion with old linemate Nicklas Backstrom. Paired with Backstrom for the first time this season, Ovechkin scored his first goal in seven games and 14th overall to help send the Washington Capitals to a 5-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Wednesday night. […]
Vancouver Cancuks rookie Brock Boeser is enjoying a fast start to his career, while embattled defenseman Derrick Pouliot is just happy to have a change of scenery. Boeser scored two more goals and Pouliot netted the game-winner against his former team as the Canucks defeated the Pittsburgh Penguins 5-2 on Wednesday night. ''There's a lot […]
New York Islanders right wing Josh Bailey (12) celebrates with teammate John Tavares (91) after scoring the game winning goal Wednesday. Just give John Tavares all of the money right now. Absolutely nobody needs to be reminded that the Islanders captain is going to cash in with one of the most lucrative contracts in NHL […]