The New York Rangers and New Jersey Devils will renew their rivalry when they meet at Madison Square Garden on Saturday night. Both teams will take the ice while playing relatively hot hockey, although each team is coming off a loss Friday night to a Metropolitan Division foe. The Devils (16-8-4) had won four of […]
Just when it looked like the Vancouver Canucks were starting to round into form as a potential playoff threat, the injury bug sunk its teeth into perhaps the team’s most important player. Vancouver is facing the harsh reality of playing the next four-to-six weeks without its top forward – Bo Horvat – as he’ll miss […]
It would have been quite a statement if the Boston Bruins could have taken one from a red-hot Predators group on home ice where they barely ever lose. Alas, the Bruins didn't get there despite showing some character in a highly entertaining game they eventually dropped by a score 5-3 to Nashville after a furious […]
After missing the playoffs in two of the past three seasons and getting bounced in the first round in the one year they did make the playoffs it seemed as if the Los Angeles Kings’ run as one of the NHL’s elite teams was coming to an end. Dustin Brown‘s career had seen him produce […]
What we learned in the NHL over the last week of play: Remember the 1-6-1 slump that triggered flashbacks to the bad old days of the last few seasons? Neither do the Kings, who have a five-game winning streak and have regained the Pacific Division lead. “I think part of it is we're getting scoring
It will be nine days between his start against the Predators and his Black Friday win against the Pittsburgh Penguins, and presumably Khudobin has cooled off a little bit after ripping off four wins in a row. It's really not even much in the way of hyperbole to say Khudobin's 7-0-2 beginning to the year […]
NBC Sports Boston Bruins Insider Joe Haggerty takes his daily, link-filled trip around the NHL.
With five wins in seven days, the Montreal Canadiens are the hottest team in the NHL. And a big reason for that has been the return of all-world netminder Carey Price. While we give the fans in the La Belle Province a minute to contain their excitement, here's an opportunity to weigh in on one […]
Defenseman Dan Girardi and rookie Mikhail Sergachev had goals for the Lightning in the third of a four-game trip; Vasilevskiy leads the NHL with 16 wins.
Here are Three Things to Watch when the Blackhawks take on the Florida Panthers Saturday on NBC Sports Chicago and streaming live on the NBC Sports app. Coverage begins at 5:30 p.m. with Blackhawks Pregame Live. The Blackhawks had one of their best starts of the season Wednesday in Tampa Bay, and the numbers favor Chicago to […]
The Toronto Maple Leafs haven't won a playoff series since 2004, but at least they returned to the postseason in 2016-17 after a three-year absence. This season, the Leafs (14-8-0) are looking like actual Stanley Cup contenders, and hope to continue their roll against the Florida Panthers at the BB&T Center on Wednesday night. The […]
It hasn't been pretty in Edmonton this season.