By Neil Parker It was quite the night in the National Hockey League: Sidney Crosby registered a natural hat trick and Connor McDavid returned from a lengthy layoff with a three-point night. There won’t be as many storylines Wednesday, with just three games on the schedule, and especially with a pair of lackluster matchups. Nonetheless, […]
Nashville Predators GM David Poile is really going all-in on trying to convince Harvard senior winger Jimmy Vesey to sign with the team and avoid becoming an unrestricted free agent in August. Poile drafted Vesey in the third round in 2012 and has watched his offensive output grow in four years with the Crimson. Last […]
The last time the Montreal Canadiens faced the Buffalo Sabres, they were riding the high of a win streak that fell one game shy of an NHL record. This time around, the Canadiens are about as low as they can get. Montreal seeks just its sixth win during a two-month free-fall when it opens a […]
Beating the defending Stanley Cup and Eastern Conference champions, along with the top team in the NHL this season, says something about the upstart Florida Panthers. Jonathan Huberdeau had two goals and an assist as the Panthers blew out the Washington Capitals 5-2 Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory. ”That’s great teams – the […]
Welcome back, Connor McDavid. The Edmonton Oilers rookie made an immediate impact in his return to the lineup Tuesday following a 37-game absence with a broken clavicle. He outworked three Columbus Blue Jackets before dropping a vicious deke on goaltender Joonas Korpisalo. McDAVID. IS. BACK.https://t.co/J2vjqimBcJ — NHL (@NHL) February 3, 2016 The goal was McDavid’s […]
Tyler Seguin is enjoying life in Texas. With a pair of goals in Monday’s 5-3 win over the Winnipeg Jets, the 24-year-old center recorded his 100th and 101st goals in a Dallas Stars jersey. The strikes came in his 202nd game since being acquired from the Boston Bruins, maintaining his 0.5 goal-per-game pace over the […]
The kid’s alright. Connor McDavid made his return to the Edmonton Oilers' lineup after 37 games and three long months, making an immediate impact in their 5-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets while infusing renewed optimism into the hometown crowd. Related: Connor McDavid scores stunner in return to Oilers’ lineup Playing in only his […]
WASHINGTON (AP) Jonathan Huberdeau scored twice during a three-point night and Aleksander Barkov had a goal and an assist to help the Florida Panthers beat the Washington Capitals 5-2 Tuesday in a matchup of Eastern Conference division leaders.
If the NHL playoffs started today, none of the seven Canadian-based teams would be playing. ”It can’t be good for the league,” said San Jose Sharks defenseman Brent Burns, a Canadian. ”But we’re hoping no team from Canada makes it because we’ve got to play against them.
The Edmonton Oilers have some ground to make up in the standings. Connor McDavid has some ground to make up in the Calder Trophy race. In his return to the Oilers on Tuesday night after a broken clavicle, McDavid managed to make up both. McDavid scored a goal-of-the-year candidate in the second period and assisted […]
GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Coyotes senior vice president and assistant general manager Darcy Regier is leaving the team for personal reasons.