Blame Steve Mason all you want. The Philadelphia Flyers are standing by their embattled goalie. Mason allowed a brutal goal Saturday night in Game 2 against the Washington Capitals, a 100-footer by Jason Chimera that may come to define the series. The Flyers are down 2-0 heading home, but all indications are that Mason will […]
Craig Smith had a goal and an assist, Pekka Rinne made 27 saves and the Nashville Predators confidently claimed their second straight road victory to open their first-round series, 3-2 over the Anaheim Ducks in Game 2 on Sunday night. Shea Weber and Mattias Ekholm also scored as the Predators took a 2-0 playoff series […]
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Wild have recalled defenseman Mike Reilly from Iowa of the AHL.
The Dallas Stars have had a clear edge over the depleted Minnesota Wild during most of the first two games of their Western Conference quarterfinal series. The Stars even got the big break. Now the Wild want one, too.
The St. Louis Blues capitalized on a late Patrick Kane high-sticking double-minor on Alex Pietrangelo to beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on the road to take a 2-1 first-round playoff series lead. Blues forward Jaden Schwartz fired the game-winner at the 13:22 mark of the third period. This capped a comeback for St. Louis after […]
Mike Milbury of NBCSN is one of those studio analysts that you listen to bloviate and wonder, ‘Wouldn’t it be great if someone on that stage would just take the piss out of him for the stuff he’s spewing?’ On Sunday night, that someone was NBCSN host Kathryn Tappen. She asked Milbury the difference […]
The Philadelphia Flyers would love to line up Alex Ovechkin with a big hit. Brayden Schenn, especially. The Washington Capitals superstar rocked Schenn into the Flyers’ bench Saturday night, and Schenn hasn’t forgotten – nor will he. “He took a run at me,” Schenn said, according to NHL.com’s Mike Morreale. “He’s always looking for that […]
CHICAGO – Jaden Schwartz scored at 13:32 of the third period with Patrick Kane in the penalty box for high-sticking, and the St. Louis Blues beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Sunday for a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series. Related: Watch: Blues break down Blackhawks, scoring dagger with 1-touch sequence Patrik Berglund also […]
The first playoff goal of young Athanasiou's career is teed up and blasted. #TBLvsDET #StanleyCuphttps://t.co/hv8XDBOR7d — #StanleyCup Playoffs (@NHL) April 18, 2016 Andreas Athanasiou would not be denied. The Detroit Red Wings forward opened the scoring in Game 3 with his first career playoff goal after pounding a one-timer past Tampa Bay Lightning goaltender Ben […]
DETROIT – Andreas Athanasiou and Henrik Zetterberg scored, Petr Mrazek made 16 saves and the Detroit Red Wings beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-0 on Sunday night. Related: Watch: Red Wings' Athanasiou follows up brilliant near miss with opening goal Detroit cut its deficit to 2-1 in the first-round series. Game 4 is Tuesday night […]
Pesky St. Louis Blues forward Steve Ott returned to the lineup for his team in Game 3 of their first-round series against the Chicago Blackhawks after a long battle with injury and illness. Ott underwent surgery on his hamstring in early December and was slated to miss three months of action. Ott described the severity […]
CHICAGO (AP) — Jaden Schwartz scored at 13:32 of the third period with Patrick Kane in the penalty box for high-sticking, and the St. Louis Blues beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Sunday for a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series.