The Montreal Canadiens traded forward Torrey Mitchell to the Los Angeles Kings on Thursday for a 2018 fifth-round conditional draft pick.
The Buffalo Sabres could use a win more than ever. The struggling Sabres held a team-only meeting after the game, and both players and coaches didn't hold back afterward. The Sabres (5-13-4) will get a shot at some redemption on Friday in a home game against the Edmonton Oilers.
There may not be a more intriguing story in the NHL this year than what is going on in Sin City. Defying all the odds, the Vegas Golden Knights — a team comprised of spare parts that general manager George McPhee picked out of a discard bin this past summer — sit on top of […]
The surging Winnipeg Jets continue a four-game road trip against the Anaheim Ducks on Friday afternoon at Honda Center. Winnipeg (13-5-3) is keeping pace with the leaders in the Central Division with a 7-2-1 record in its last 10 games, including a 2-1 victory over the Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday night at Staples Center. […]
There were so many mistakes to be found in the Flyers' 5-2 loss to the Vancouver Canucks Tuesday night that head coach Dave Hakstol surprisingly admitted even he could have done things differently by pulling Michal Neuvirth after the goalie gave up a third goal in the opening minutes of the second period. Starting for […]
There are three games on Tuesday, yet we’ve already seen two goalies benched for poor play. The most depressing probably came during Tuesday’s game between the Edmonton Oilers and St. Louis Blues, which you can watch on NBCSN right now. Now, you can justifiably hang a lot of the Oilers’ struggles on poor management from […]
Vladimir Tarasenko earns the nickname “Tank” because he’s a big, hoss-like scorer and because it matches up well with his name. The bout happened even as the Oilers seemed like they were getting a precious scoring chance, but the crowd in St. Louis was riled up mainly to see the superstar drop the gloves. In […]
If you judge a person or sports team by how they react to their backs being up against the wall, then the Edmonton Oilers were complete failures on Tuesday.
The Edmonton Oiler have already dug a hole for themselves this season and there’s no ladder in sight. Coming into Tuesday night’s game against the St.Louis Blues, it was no secret the Edmonton Oilers were struggling, but nothing punctuates a team’s issues like a massive blowout loss. Against a dangerous Blues squad, Edmonton fell 8-3 […]
At the start of the 2017-18 season the Edmonton Oilers were one of the top Stanley Cup favorites. Here we are not just a quarter of the way through the season and there is no debating that the Oilers have not only failed to reach those sky-high expectations, they are clearly the league’s biggest disappointment. […]
Johnny Gaudreau might be just 5-foot-9 and 157 pounds, but he’s not sneaking up on anybody. Although he’s just 24, the Calgary Flames winger is already established as one of the scariest men in hockey to defend. On Monday night, Gaudreau potted a goal and added a helper to bring his points streak to 10 […]
When you talk about the best lines in the NHL, don’t sleep on the trio Johnny Gaudreau is leading for the Calgary Flames. With his 10th goal of the season coming early in a Flames – Washington Capitals game that is ongoing, Gaudreau collected his 30th point of 2017-18. As of this writing, only two […]