The Buffalo Sabres have released a statement regarding the alleged sex offense investigation involving forward Evander Kane. The Sabres made the statement to the Buffalo News that reads: “We take the allegation made today against Evander Kane very seriously. We are gathering facts and have been in touch with the NHL and Evander’s representatives. Until […]
WINNIPEG, Manitoba (AP) Connor Hellebuyck sounded more relieved than excited about his first shutout, even if it was only his ninth career NHL game.
Owners of the most points on the road in the NHL, the San Jose Sharks also have the dubious distinction of having the fewest in the league at home.
Nothing feels better than sticking it to the team that let you go. Toronto Maple Leafs forward Michael Grabner collected the 100th goal of his career Sunday against his former club, the New York Islanders. Grabner batted in a rebound in front on a delayed penalty to give the Maple Leafs a 2-0 lead early […]
Tyler Seguin hit a pair of benchmarks with a single shot Saturday night. The Dallas Stars center unleashed a slap shot that beat St. Louis Blues goaltender Jake Allen to give the Stars a 2-1 lead with less than a minute remaining in the second period: (Courtesy: NHL.com) It was Seguin’s 150th career goal, and […]
It was a homecoming Jack Eichel won’t soon forget. The Massachusetts native recorded the first four-point game of his NHL career to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 6-3 victory over the Boston Bruins on Saturday. Eichel tied the game with his 10th goal of the season. He then sealed the win with an empty-netter, […]
It appears the Montreal Canadiens have a reason for asking Zack Kassian to hold off on heading to the AHL. Related: Canadiens ask Kassian to not report to AHL ‘until further notice’ "(Canadiens general manager) Marc Bergevin has seemed confident that he could make a trade here and there's a number of teams (that) are […]
It took 35 games, but Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Justin Faulk has finally scored a goal without the man advantage. Faulk buried his 13th goal of the year – his first at even strength – to give the Hurricanes a 2-1 lead over the New Jersey Devils on Saturday. (Courtesy: NHL.com) The goal stood up as […]
WASHINGTON – Braden Holtby stopped 29 shots, Jason Chimera had a goal and an assist and the Washington Capitals beat the struggling Montreal Canadiens 3-1 Saturday night for their seventh straight victory. Off to the best start in franchise history, Washington leads the Eastern Conference with a 26-6-2 record and has won eight straight at […]
Welcome back, Sidney Crosby. The Pittsburgh Penguins captain picked up a pair of points in his return from injury Saturday in a 3-1 win over the Minnesota Wild. Crosby opened the scoring with a one-timer after a series of attempts early in the second period: He then set up Patric Hornqvist‘s power-play insurance marker toward […]