Don Sweeney swung two trades this week, acquiring defenseman Nick Holden from the New York Rangers and shipping Frank Vatrano to the Florida Panthers, and the Bruins general manager undoubtedly will continue to work the phones before Monday's NHL trade deadline. At the risk of getting ahead of ourselves
Newly acquired goaltender Petr Mrazek is expected to make his Philadelphia debut Thursday night when the Flyers host the Columbus Blue Jackets. The 26-year-old Mrazek was acquired Monday night when the Flyers sent two conditional draft picks to the Detroit Red Wings after Michal Neuvirth joined fellow goalie Brian Elliott on the disabled list. "It's […]
Alexandar Georgiev is set to make his NHL debut for the New York Rangers when they visit the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night. The 22-year-old Russian was 12-11-2 with a 2.97 goals-against average and .908 save-percentage in 31 games with Hartford of the AHL before being called up by the Rangers on Feb. 10. "Everything […]
Dion Phaneuf had a lot to do Wednesday. What Phaneuf didn't have to do was scramble to make travel plans or do much scouting work on the Pittsburgh Penguins in advance of the Kings' game Thursday at PPG Paints Arena. After all, he just faced the Penguins Tuesday.
The New Jersey Devils may have lost their afternoon tilt against the Philadelphia Flyers, but their was a silver lining in the blue paint. That's because 22-year-old netminder Ken Appleby was lights out after being thrust into action in relief of starter Keith Kinkaid. Appleby stopped all 24 shots he faced after entering the game […]
BOSTON (AP) Hockey pioneer Willie O’Ree was honored in Boston on Wednesday on the 60th anniversary of the Bruins forward breaking the NHL’s color barrier. At a news conference at the TD Garden before the Bruins game against the Montreal Canadiens, Mayor Marty Walsh declared Jan. 18, 2018 to be “Willie O’Ree Day”. O’Ree made […]
Rakell has 15 goals (31 points) in 38 games played during the 2017-18 season.
Patrick Kane scored on a solo effort in overtime, and Jordan Oesterle notched his first NHL goal to help earn Jeff Glass a win in his NHL debut
Jeff Glass worked a long time for his NHL debut, playing 575 games for 11 teams ranging from the Western Hockey League to a stint in Russia. Patrick Kane scored 50 seconds into overtime to give Glass a victory in his first game and lift the Chicago Blackhawks over the Edmonton Oilers 4-3 on Friday […]
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Patrick Kane scored 50 seconds into overtime to give 32-year-old goaltender Jeff Glass a win in his NHL debut and lift the Chicago Blackhawks over the Edmonton Oilers, 4-3, on Friday night. Kane deked around a defender then shoved in the rebound of his own shot past Cam Talbot
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) Jeff Glass worked a long time for his NHL debut, playing 575 games for 11 teams ranging from the Western Hockey League to a stint in Russia.
Here are five takeaways from the Blackhawks' 4-3 overtime win over the Edmonton Oilers on Friday night at Rogers Place.