The New York Rangers look a little different these days, but there will soon be some semblance of familiarity. Chris Kreider is making his return Friday night against the Minnesota Wild, head coach Alain Vigneault confirmed before the game. The talented winger missed 24 games due to a blood clot in his arm and hasn't […]
Roberto Luongo spoke eloquently on the ice and then played brilliantly in net. On a night when the Florida Panthers honored the victims of last week's shooting at nearby Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, their veteran goalie delivered a stirring speech to the crowd during a somber pregame tribute. Once the puck was dropped Thursday, […]
Ryan Shazier has vowed to return to football after his frightening spinal injury late last year. On December 4, the Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker was rushed to hospital after an attempted tackle on the Cincinnati Bengals' Josh Malone left him clutching his back.
Ryan Shazier has vowed to return to football after his frightening spinal injury late last year. On December 4, the Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker was rushed to hospital after an attempted tackle on the Cincinnati Bengals' Josh Malone left him clutching his back. As reported by USA Today, the 25-year-old subsequently told his father he could not […]
After a disappointing result for his native Sweden, Erik Karlsson has a backup plan. The Swedes were upset by Germany 4-3 in Olympic quarter-final action on Wednesday, dashing the country's medal hopes after it earned the top seed in the preliminaries. Alas, the Senators defenseman will now be pulling for the country he's called home […]
This season, they've matched that total in 59 games and look to add to their point total Tuesday night when they host the Columbus Blue Jackets at the Prudential Center. The Devils (31-20-8) already have three more victories than last season and hold a playoff spot in the East. "It's important that we have taken […]
Updated | Four Chicago Blackhawks fans were ejected from their home arena on Saturday night for racially taunting a black player from the visiting Washington Capitals. The four fans at the United Center yelled, "Basketball, basketball, basketball" at forward Devante Smith-Pelly while he was in the penalty box during the third period, a spokesperson for the Capitals confirmed to ESPN and […]
Updated | Four Chicago Blackhawks fans were ejected from their home arena on Saturday night for racially taunting a black player from the visiting Washington Capitals. The Blackhawks won the game, 7-1, but the fans' actions cost the team the respect of many. Saturday's incident came after the refs punished Smith-Pelly with a five-minute penalty for fighting Blackhawks defenseman Connor Murphy.
Nathan MacKinnon declared himself fit on Saturday. MacKinnon has missed eight games with an upper-body injury, going down at a time when the Avalanche were thriving off his impressive play. The former No. 1 pick in the NHL Draft left second in NHL scoring with 61 points, although he’s fallen a bit behind now, sitting […]
Four Chicago Blackhawks fans were kicked out of Saturday’s game against the Washington Capitals at United Center after racially-charged taunts were made toward Capitals forward Devante Smith-Pelly. “The fans were immediately removed and we apologize to Smith-Pelly and the Washington Capitals organization.
Washington Capitals head coach Barry Trotz was delayed in addressing the media following a 7-1 loss to the Blackhawks in Chicago because he was busy attending to an ugly incident revolving around forward Devante Smith-Pelly. After fighting Connor Murphy in the third period and taking a seat in the penalty box, Smith-Pelly was met with […]
"I’m never going to take the chance I have right now for granted.”