An illness to Marc-Andre Fleury has Jeff Zatkoff on alert again, but the Pittsburgh Penguins might be more concerned about what’s happening at the other end of the ice. With their starting goaltender unknown, the Penguins look for some offensive improvement in order to continue their dominance of the Buffalo Sabres on Sunday. The backup […]
The New York Rangers got good news on the status of captain Ryan McDonagh, but he’s still out for the fifth time in seven games. The Rangers will again try to withstand his absence as they go for a fifth straight home win over the Detroit Red Wings on Sunday night. New York (33-19-6) has […]
The Washington Capitals have had plenty of feel-good moments while racing to the top of the NHL standings. Coach Barry Trotz thought Brooks Orpik’s goal Saturday night was one of the best. In his third game since ending a three-month absence because of a lower-body injury, Orpik scored his second goal this season with 3:58 […]
Panthers 3, Winnipeg 1 Jaromir Jagr scored a pair of goals on a record-setting night to lead the Florida Panthers to a 3-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday. The tally gave Jagr 742 goals on his career, moving him past Brett Hull for third place in NHL history. Capitals 4, Devils 3 Brooks […]
TORONTO (AP) — Philadelphia captain Claude Giroux will miss the Flyers' game Saturday night against the Toronto Maple Leafs because of an upper-body injury.
Shayne Gostisbehere continued his remarkable scoring run and gave the Philadelphia Flyers a much-needed win. Gostisbehere scored 29 seconds into overtime, extending his points streak to 15 games, and the Flyers edged the Toronto Maple Leafs 5-4 on Saturday night. Gostisbehere is the first rookie to have four overtime goals in a season and his […]
Carolina just cooled off one of hockey’s top road teams, further growing its reputation as a tough home team to handle. The Hurricanes will try to extend their season-best home winning streak Sunday night against Tampa Bay, but the Lightning have dominated this series recently and been a 5-on-5 force over their own mini-streak.
No. 1 Star: Jaromir Jagr, Florida Panthers Jagr had two goals, tying and then passing Brett Hull for sole possession of third on the NHL’s all-time goal-scoring ranking, as the Panthers defeated the Winnipeg Jets, 3-1. Jagr now has 742 goals for his career and 20 on the season. No. 2 Star: Tyson Barrie, […]
The New York Islanders may not be hip to Brooklyn. After only 31 games played at Barclays Center, both sides are believed to be exploring ways to modify the terms of their lease agreement or even sever ties altogether, according to the New York Post. In 2012, Islanders owner Charles Wang signed a 25-year lease […]
With the NHL’s trade deadline only nine days away, the Winnipeg Jets must decide what to do with captain Andrew Ladd. Set to become an unrestricted free agent at season's end, Ladd appears destined to hit the trade market as a rental player with the Jets already committed to Dustin Byfuglien long term and sitting […]
Steven Stamkos knows how to put the puck in the net. The Tampa Bay Lightning captain recorded his 300th career goal with a first-period tap-in against the Pittsburgh Penguins, becoming the third player in team history to reach that mark, following Vincent Lecavalier and Martin St. Louis. Congrats Stammer! That's career goal #300. #TBLvsPIThttps://t.co/vCJKRStxvi — […]
The NHL's latest outdoor adventure is set to take place Sunday, and the Minnesota Wild and Chicago Blackhawks took some time to get acquainted with their temporary surroundings with respective practices. The Wild, who will host the game at the University of Minnesota’s TFC Bank Stadium, took to the ice first in advance of what […]