Jason Pominville can appreciate how much everything around the Winter Classic has changed over the years. ''Look at this, the buildup has been phenomenal,'' Pominville said Sunday as he addressed reporters after the Sabres practiced at Citi Field, home of baseball's New York Mets and the site of Monday's game against the New York Rangers […]
The Capitals won the battle for first place in the Metropolitan Division Saturday as they dispatched the New Jersey Devils 5-2. Washington now holds a one-point lead for the top spot over the Devils. Here is how the Caps got the win.
The Calgary Flames acquired defenseman Dalton Prout from the New Jersey Devils on Saturday in exchange for goalie Eddie Lack.
While most are getting an early start on their New Year's Eve celebration, the Colorado Avalanche and New York Islanders will be battling at Pepsi Center. Johnny Boychuk is out with a lower-body injury and is considered week to week. Boychuk's injury prompted a quick recall of Sebastian Aho, who joined the team on the […]
Saturday's win over the New Jersey Devils was a significant one. Not only did it put Washington in first place of the Metropolitan Division, it also was a milestone win for head coach Barry Trotz. "That I've lost my hair, I've turned grey, I've gotten old," Barry Trotz said after the game.
Life has generally been smiling on the New York Islanders lately. The Isles also won a bid to build a new arena at Belmont Park. The Isles’ defense could be in for some serious challenges going forward, as two important blueliners could be sidelined for some time with injuries.
NBCSN’s coverage of the 2017-18 NHL season continues with a doubleheader on Thursday night. In the early game, the Washington Capitals host the Boston Bruins at 7:30 p.m. ET and then the Vegas Golden Knights visit the Los Angeles Kings at 10 p.m. ET. Only the New Jersey Devils and Vegas Golden Knights have a […]
The Vegas Golden Knights and New York Islanders have set a good example in using private funds, rather than public money, to fund arenas. Cam Atkinson and Alexander Wennberg are both out four to six weeks.
The Winnipeg Jets have a chance Saturday to achieve something the franchise has never done since it was relocated from Atlanta prior to the 2011-12 season. The New York Islanders will be trying to avoid completing a pre-Christmas break slide that seemed incomprehensible at the start of the month. The host Islanders and visiting Jets […]
Players of the Night: Mathew Barzal, New York Islanders: Barzal recorded his first career NHL hat trick against the Winnipeg Jets and took over the rookie scoring lead with 35 points. Not a bad day. Andrei Vasilevskiy, Tampa Bay Lightning, John Gibson
1. Corey Crawford hung out to dry in first period debacle. Christmas is on Monday, but the Blackhawks had a hockey game to play Saturday and they arrived a little late. It forced Joel Quenneville to bring in Anton Forsberg for Corey Crawford simply to slow the game down and hoping it would serve as a spark […]
After so many close losses recently, the Detroit Red Wings were glad to get a win when they didn't play their best. Trevor Daley scored the go-ahead goal midway through the third period and the Red Wings rallied to beat the New York Islanders 6-3 on Tuesday night for just their third victory in 13 […]