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 […]
For the better part of 18 years, Hall of Fame netminder Billy Smith was the NHL’s Public Enemy No. 1, abusing opposing players in a way that made him revered by New York Islanders fans – and reviled by everyone else. But hacking shins and butt-ending kidneys is hard work. So should we really be […]
Josh Archibald of the Pittsburgh Penguins is congratulated by Nick Bonino #13 after scoring a shorthanded goal past goaltender Mike Smith #41 of the Arizona Coyotes during the third period of the NHL game at Gila River Arena on February 11, 2017 in Glendale, Arizona. The Coyotes defeated the Penguins 4-3 in overtime. Arizona Coyotes […]
JANUARY 6: Ondrej Kase #86 and Sami Vatanen #45 of the Anaheim Ducks celebrate Kase’s game winning goal in overtime against the Arizona Coyotes on January 6, 2017 at Honda Center in Anaheim, California. Overtime was winding down and Arizona Coyotes netminder Mike Smith had just denied a couple of Anaheim Duck chances.
Reilly Smith made sure they cashed in on their third. Smith scored a short-handed goal to break a third-period tie, and the Panthers beat the reeling Colorado Avalanche 3-1 on Friday night. Jason Demers had a goal and an assist, and Michael Matheson also scored for Florida.
• Former Los Angeles Kings forward Justin Williams was nicknamed ‘Mr. Game 7’ for his gaudy numbers in Game 7s. • Vancouver Canucks president Trevor Linden said that the Sedin twins are “not going anywhere.” As the Canucks have continued to founder, there have been questions on whether the franchise cornerstones would look to go […]
No. 1 Star: Mike Smith, Arizona Coyotes Making his first start after a 40-game absence due to injury, Smith recorded his 29th career shutout with a 44-save night as the Coyotes beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-0. Antoine Vermette scored a pair of goals and Alex Tanguay recorded his sixth point in five games since being […]
Zack Smith scored the go-ahead goal with 2:15 remaining and the Ottawa Senators kept their slim playoff hopes alive in Dion Phaneuf’s return to Toronto, defeating the Maple Leafs 3-2 on Saturday night. Smith re-directed Mark Stone’s pass past Jonathan Bernier for his 17th of the season. Ottawa (31-28-7) entered the night 12th in the […]