After somehow escaping suspension for his vicious cross-check on Pittsburgh Penguins defenseman Justin Schultz last month, Los Angeles Kings veteran Dustin Brown is seemingly getting off light once again. Brown drilled Tampa Bay Lightning rearguard Mikhail Sergachev with a knee-on-knee hit Saturday night and was assessed a five-minute major and game misconduct for kneeing. Despite […]
Vancouver Canucks goalie Jacob Markstrom offered a very frank assessment of his play and the abilities of some of his teammates following a 4-1 loss to Carolina on Friday. The Post Game Show #Canucks #TSN1040 Markstrom “I’m not good enough, and we got a lot of guys on our team that’s not good enough either […]
The Flyers were able to contain the Lightning early on, but their coverage fell apart during a three-goal second period in a 5-1 loss. By John Boruk
The NHL's Department of Player Safety dropped its decision today: Zac Rinaldo has been suspended six games for punching an unsuspecting opponent (defenseman Samuel Girard of the Colorado Avalanche).
TAMPA BAY — Is there such a thing as partial redemption? It's fair to acknowledge that the Winnipeg Jets left central Florida with their collective pride reinforced, after a gritty and determined, though unspectacular, performance against the Tampa Bay Lightning, the NHL's premier team. The Jets
We recap Monday's top NHL action, including Teuvo Teravainen recrding a natural hat trick during the third period of the Hurricanes' 5-1 win over the Stars.
The Winnipeg Jets started their National Hockey League season by getting clobbered 7-2 by the Toronto Maple Leafs Wednesday night. I'm still reeling from the shock. I'll get back to the game, but this signalled the end of the brutal grind they call training camp. Exhibition season is a necessary
Since relocating to Winnipeg for the 2011-12 season the Jets have qualified for the Stanley Cup playoffs just one time. It is still looking for its first ever playoff win, making it the only active franchise in the NHL (minus the expansion Vegas Golden Knights, who have yet to play a game) that has never […]
Two years ago, Brad Treliving acquired Dougie Hamilton at the draft. On Saturday, he picked up Travis Hamonic from the New York Islanders. Yes, the Flames paid a price — first and second-round picks in next year’s NHL Draft and a second-round pick in either the 2019 or 2020 NHL Draft.
The NHL and the NHLPA announced over the weekend that the salary cap will rise to $75 million next season, or nearly double what the salary cap was after the 2005-06 lockout ($39 million) when the NHL’s owners were crying poverty and needed to cancel a season to keep their grubby little fingers from overspending […]
On the heels of a wildly successful season wherein the Maple Leafs not only advanced to the playoffs, but gave the first-place Washington Capitals all they could handle in an eventual first-round loss, head coach Mike Babcock acknowledged a roster that finished 30th just last season still needs work. Babcock says the Leafs had an […]
OTTAWA Ryan Spooner was pretty excited to get a home-cooked meal the past couple of days as his mom made his favorite, chicken, rice and asparagus, and hes been able to experience playing Stanley Cup playoff hockey in his hometown. The Kanata, Ontario native grew up within a stones throw of the Canadian Tire Centre, […]