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 […]
Al Montoya stepped up when the Edmonton Oilers needed him. The recently acquired backup netminder was pressed into duty Friday after starter Cam Talbot allowed two goals on three shots in 3:17 against the Arizona Coyotes. Montoya steadied the ship from there, stopping all 19 shots faced to earn his first victory with his new […]
Dallas Stars coach Ken Hitchcock pulled goalie Kari Lehtonen less than a minute into the second period against the Edmonton Oilers. The move paid off as replacement Ben Bishop shut out the Oilers over the next 39 minutes. After the game, Hitchcock had praise for his starter.
SANTA CLARA – Bay Area professional sports teams including the Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers, Oakland A's, San Jose Earthquakes, San Francisco Giants, San Jose Sharks and the Golden State Warriors today announced a collective donation of $450,000 to support North Bay fire relief efforts. The teams have established a YouCaring site www.youcaring.com/firerelief for fans to […]
Individual teams, the NHL, and the NHLPA are once again pitching in to help out with hurricane relief. In this specific case, the Florida Panthers, Tampa Bay Lightning, league, and players combined to donate $2.7 million in hopes of helping those affected by Hurricane Irma. Fans and members of the community who wish to support […]
Hockey is doing its part. The Tampa Bay Lightning, Florida Panthers, National Hockey League, and the Players' Association announced a joint donation of $2.7 million for relief to those affected across Florida by Hurricane Irma. Per the official release: Extensive damage was caused to the entire state of Florida by the Hurricane which made landfall […]
The Tampa Bay Lightning, Florida Panthers, NHL and NHLPA announced a joint donation of $2.7 million for Hurricane Irma relief.
It’s always special to see organizations from different sports leagues, and sometimes even competing teams, come together during times of need when dire real world situations intervene on the sporting world. That’s the case this weekend in Boston and Florida where multiple sports franchises are getting together to raise money for the recovery effort at […]
About a week ago, the NHL and NHLPA combined to donate $200K in the name of relief for Hurricane Harvey. The Tampa Bay Lightning announced that they’re going a step further, donating $1 million to the American Red Cross to help fund relief for those affected by the natural disaster. The donation appears to come […]
Tampa Bay Lightning owner Jeff Vinik announced Tuesday a $1 million donation to the American Red Cross in response to Hurricane Harvey flood relief efforts. The donation comes six days after the NHL and the NHLPA made a combined contribution of $200,000 to the American Red Cross and Habitat for Humanity. “Penny (Vinik) and I […]
The NHL is doing its part to help Houston recover from the catastrophic flooding caused by Hurricane Harvey. In a joint contribution with the NHL Players' Associations, the league announced Wednesday it will donate $200,000 to fund relief efforts by the American Red Cross and Habitat for Humanity
The National Hockey League and the players' association have donated $200,000 to the American Red Cross and Habitat for Humanity for flood relief efforts in Houston as a result of Hurricane Harvey. Hurricane Harvey is the first Category 3 or stronger hurricane to make landfall in the United States since 2005, and has caused catastrophic […]