With his team getting nearly doubled up on shots, Ben Bishop stopped nearly every one that came his way. Bishop stopped 27 shots and the Dallas Stars held on to beat St. Louis 2-1 on Friday night, moving past the Blues into third place in the Central Division. ''The goalie was the best player in […]
They may have come away with a big two points against the New York Islanders on Sunday night, but the Calgary Flames‘ loss between the pipes was much, much bigger. Flames No. 1 goaltender – and potential MVP – Mike Smith went down awkwardly with 1.1 seconds left in the third period after trying to […]
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) It may be the best phrase a young NHL player can hear, even better than being told he has made the team.
The expansion draft trade/waiver freeze is now in effect until Thursday morning, but that doesn’t mean the Golden Knights general manager can’t still work the phones in search of a deal (or deals) with other clubs. Teams can still resume making trades with Vegas — and only Vegas — beginning tomorrow morning and through Wednesday, […]
Vegas Golden Knights general manager George McPhee had difficulty containing his excitement in anticipation of the NHL’s expansion draft list being released.
Jake Guentzel broke a 37-minute shot drought to score the winning goal in the final minutes as the Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Nashville Predators 5-3 in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final on Monday night. The Penguins jumped out to a 3-0 first-period lead on goals by Evgeni Malkin, Conor Sheary and then Nick […]
Evgeny Kuznetsov of the Washington Capitals tosses a puck to the fans after the game against the Edmonton Oilers at Verizon Center on February 24, 2017 in Washington, DC. LOS ANGELES – Washington Capitals forward Evgeny Kuznetsov is taking a short-term view rather than thinking about the upcoming Stanley Cup Playoffs. There’s an understanding from […]
Full fight between Marcus Foligno and Victor Hedman. Both players landing some solid blows. pic.twitter.com/JhJGJ12jX8 — Brady Trettenero (@BradyTrett) January 13, 2017 Victor Hedman is one of the NHL’s most talented defensemen, but he can throw down, too. The Tampa Bay Lightning blue-liner stuck up for teammate Ben Bishop after the goaltender exchanged words with […]
One month into the season, the Philadelphia Flyers are searching for a goaltender who can pull them out of mediocrity. On Saturday night they’ll be facing a team whose goaltender is playing his best hockey of the season. Steve Mason was torched for six goals in the Flyers’ 6-3 loss to the Maple Leafs in […]
John Tortorella is an accomplished NHL coach, but he has a new trophy in his sights. The 58-year-old will coach Team USA at September’s World Cup of Hockey in Toronto, and coming away with a win on the international scale would be right up there on the list of Tortorella’s accolades, which include the 2003-04 […]
The St. Louis Blues kept up their defensively stifling ways Saturday, holding down the powerful Dallas Stars offense in a 4-1 Game 5 win. The victory gave the Blues a 3-2 series lead and a chance to clinch Monday at home. St. Louis is now one win away from making the Western Conference Final for […]