Montreal Canadiens forward Phillip Danault was taken to hospital on Saturday after being hit in the head by a slapshot from the Boston Bruins' Zdeno Chara at the Bell Centre Arena. Danault was standing between Chara and the Montreal goal with a couple other players late in the second period when Chara wound up from […]
Montreal Canadiens forward Phillip Danault left hospital on Sunday, a day after taking a puck to the head in a scary incident in the team's 4-3 NHL shootout loss to the Boston Bruins. Danault, 24, went down when he was struck in the head by a slapshot from the Bruins' Zdeno Chara at the Bell […]
The Saturday game between the Boston Bruins and the Canadiens had a scary moment when Montreal's Phillip Danault was hit in the head by a puck shot by Boston captain Zdeno Chara and was taken off the ice via stretcher. According to the Canadiens, Danault was taken to hospital but was awake and moving. "Reports […]
Kyle Okposo notched a goal and an assist and rookie goalie Linus Ullmark stopped 44 shots to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 3-1 win over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Thursday night in Buffalo. It's the Sabres' first victory since the calendar flipped to 2018, snapping a five-game losing skid for the Eastern Conference's […]
The head of the International Ice Hockey Federation is going to do all he can to get NHL players back into the Olympics in 2022. The NHL decided its players would not participate in the upcoming Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea in 2018 for several reasons. For one, the 14-hour time difference
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) The head of the International Ice Hockey Federation says he will do everything in his power to persuade the NHL to take part in the 2022 Beijing Olympics.
The Senators' Fredrik Claesson hit Noel Acciari in the head on Wednesday and received both a match penalty and a pounding from the Bruins' Tom Schaller, who was standing up for his teammate.
Ottawa Senators defenseman Fredrik Claesson will have a hearing Thursday for an illegal check to the head on Boston Bruins forward Noel Acciari, the NHL announced. Here’s a look at the play in question: Hit on Acciari pic.twitter.com/8d55SBk2Pl — Marina Molnar (@mkmolnar) December 28, 2017 Claesson was assessed a match penalty for the hit, which […]
With the World Junior Hockey Championship getting set for puck drop, final cuts and preparations are underway ahead of Tuesday’s first slate of games. As coaches and team management groups complete last-minute adjustments in hopes of assembling a gold medal-winning lineup, we chatted with American head coach Bob Motzko about his expectations for the tournament, […]
Philadelphia Flyers fans are calling for Dave Hakstol's job, but the head coach has the backing of GM Ron Hextall for the foreseeable future.
There’s always some concern when a goalie takes a bump up high. That's what happened Saturday in Pittsburgh as Penguins superstar center Evgeni Malkin charged toward the net and caught Chicago Blackhawks goalie Corey Crawford in the head with his thigh / posterior. Crawford was examined by the trainer and left the ice, presumably at […]
Philadelphia Flyers defenseman Radko Gudas was given a five-minute major and a game misconduct Thursday after slashing Winnipeg Jets forward Mathieu Perreault in the back of the head. Here’s the play: Radko Gudas has been given a game misconduct for this play. What do you think of the call? pic.twitter.com/tTL5rQnF6E — NBC Sports Philadelphia (@NBCSPhilly) […]