You could call this week a toughness test for the Vancouver Canucks. Two of the main examinees Tuesday night will be Vancouver defenseman Erik Gudbranson and winger Darren Archibald as the Canucks (23-60-6) host the Colorado Avalanche (31-23-4). With the NHL trade deadline approaching, Canucks general
Bettman says the NHL plans to remind all stakeholders that "they are entitled to enjoy a positive environment, free from unacceptable, inappropriate, disruptive, inconsiderate or unruly behaviors or actions and may not engage in conduct deemed detrimental to that experience."
The ascent of the Philadelphia Flyers and the decline of the New York Rangers began immediately after their most recent game Jan. 16. What is left of the Rangers' playoff hopes likely rests on the roles beginning to reverse themselves Sunday. A pair of Metropolitan Division rivals traveling in opposite directions will meet each other […]
It might be mid-February, but the Pittsburgh Penguins can feel spring — which means playoffs — right around the corner. Going into a game Tuesday night against the Ottawa Senators (19-26-9), the Penguins (31-22-4) already have been winning and now feel as though they are playing a style conducive to the stretch run. "This time […]
For a few moments, it looked as if the Detroit Red Wings were headed for another embarrassing loss. Then Tomas Tatar stepped up again. Tatar scored his second goal of the game 2:47 into overtime, and the Red Wings escaped with a 5-4 victory over the Washington Capitals on Sunday.
The NHL replay system didn't do the Blackhawks – who need every point they can get – any favors on Tuesday night. Two crucial, potential game-changing challenges went against the home team in a 3-2 loss to the Calgary Flames at the United Center. Challenge No. 1: Early in the second period, Ryan Hartman scored […]
CALGARY, Alberta — Following a heart-breaking loss to the NHL’s second-best team on Tuesday at home, things don’t get any easier for the Calgary Flames.
The Toronto Maple Leafs won’t have veteran defensemen Ron Hainsey and Roman Polak for Wednesday’s matchup with the New York Islanders and their third-ranked offense. Polak has been placed on injured reserve with a viral infection and Hainsey is out while dealing with an illness. This occurs while top blue-liner Morgan Rielly remains out of […]
For a while, the Colorado Avalanche found perfection. The Avalanche (27-18-3) are looking to break a two-game losing streak Tuesday when they visit the Vancouver Canucks (19-24-6) at Rogers Arena. The two losses resulted after the Avalanche put together a 10-game winning streak.
Columbus faces Vegas after a four-day break.
NBCSN’s coverage of the 2017-18 NHL season continues on Tuesday, as the Detroit Red Wings will host the Philadelphia Flyers at 7:30 p.m. ET. The Flyers have been flying (yes, I went there) over the last few weeks and it doesn’t seem like they’re going to slow down anytime soon. By now, you’ve heard about […]
Rookie Charlie McAvoy has been an important part of the Boston Bruins' charge toward the top of the NHL standings. McAvoy, who first had an irregular heartbeat after a game in November, will miss his first game of the season when the sizzling Bruins host the struggling New Jersey Devils in the first of two […]