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Jets Shooting Blanks In Pittsburgh

Matt Murray stopped all 33 shots he faced to power the Penguins past the Jets, 4-0, for their eighth consecutive victory


Washington Capitals star and Metropolitan Division captain Alex Ovechkin won't play in the 2019 NHL All-Star Game.

It's Official. Avs' Are Swimming With The Fishes

Brent Burns and Joe Pavelski each had a goal and three assists for the San Jose Sharks in a 5-4 win against the Colorado Avalanche at Pepsi Center on Wednesday.

Arizona Dreams. Oilers End Nightmare With A Win Over Coyotes

Connor McDavid scored two goals and assisted on another to help the Edmonton Oilers end a six-game losing streak Wednesday night with a 3-1 win over the Arizona Coyotes.

Wingin' It. Johnny Hockey Flying High In Detroit

Johnny Gaudreau's power-play goal with 10:23 left lifted the Calgary Flames to a 5-3 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.

The Stars Maligned. Benn And Sequin Combine For Three Goals As Dallas Edges Jersey

DALLAS -- Miro Heiskanen and Tyler Seguin each scored two goals for the Dallas Stars in a 5-4 win against the New Jersey Devils at American Airlines Center on Wednesday.

Leaving Their Mark. Winter Classic Provides More Than Just Excitement

The NHL's visit for the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic will last well past the game between the Chicago Blackhawks and the Boston Bruins played Tuesday at Notre Dame Stadium.

How Pete It Is!! Elias Nets His First Career NHL Hat Trick In Spectacular Style.

Elias Pettersson scores three goals, including the game-winner in overtime, to lead the Canucks with his first NHL hat trick

"I Says, Pardon??" Benn's No Chump.

Jamie Benn said he is "proud to be a Dallas Star" on Saturday, one day after he and teammate Tyler Seguin were publicly criticized by Stars CEO Jim Lites.

Grounded. Wild Hand Jets Second Straight Loss

Devan Dubnyk made 26 saves, and the Minnesota Wild ended a five-game losing streak with a 3-1 win against the Winnipeg Jets at Bell MTS Place on Saturday.

Knights Like Malcolm In The Middle......Of The Pipes

LOS ANGELES -- Malcolm Subban got his first win of the season when the Vegas Golden Knights ended the Los Angeles Kings' season-long four-game winning streak 4-1 at Staples Center on Saturday.

Oilers Continue Skid With Loss To Sharks

EDMONTON -- Logan Couture and Melker Karlsson each scored two goals for the San Jose Sharks in a 7-4 win against the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place on Saturday.

Mack In Black! Hurricanes Blow Thru New Jersey

Mackenzie Blackwood made 37 saves for his first NHL shutout to lift the New Jersey Devils to a 2-0 win against the Carolina Hurricanes at Prudential Center on Saturday.
5:56pm - 29 Dec 2018

Come out and make a difference!

The Chilliwack Chiefs are proud to support the Kawaguchi Family in their fundraising efforts to send Mas Kawaguchi to Mexico for cancer treatments. At the December 29th game former Chiefs’ Captain Jordan Kawaguchi will be on hand signing autographs by donation and the Kawaguchi family has also organized a silent auction which will include: A …

Rip Van Winkle. CEO Lites Up Dallas' Stars

The Dallas Stars are displeased with where they sit in the standings and it appears frustrations within the organization are beginning to boil over.

No Winter Classic For Backes

Boston Bruins centre David Backes has been suspended three games for an illegal check to the head on New Jersey Devils forward Blake Coleman, the NHL announced Friday.

Isles And Sens Exchange Punches, Not Presents

Matt Martin and Mark Borowiecki got it all started with their fight, then Christian Jaros and Ross Johnston exchanged haymakers, and it ended with a line brawl in the dying seconds.

Niemi Holds The Fort For Habs

The Montreal Canadiens played a stifling game in all three zones, skating the Florida Panthers into the ground from start to finish in a convincing win without Carey Price.

Sometimes You Just Need A Break. Leafs Look Fresh After Time Off

John Tavares scored two goals, Garret Sparks had 27 saves and the Toronto Maple Leafs beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-2 on Friday night.
8:39pm - 28 Dec 2018

These senior hockey players found a frozen fountain of youth

The Gray Wolves, an over-50 -- sometimes way-over-50 -- hockey club, feature a cast of characters that includes a 95-year-old World War II veteran, a TV weatherman, an attorney who's also a mother of seven and a pastor who swears like a sailor.

'Caps Continue Winning Ways Without OV

WASHINGTON -- T.J Oshie and Chandler Stephenson scored second-period goals for the Washington Capitals in a 3-1 win against the Carolina Hurricanes at Capital One Arena on Thursday.

The Stars Are Aligned For A San Jose Showdown

Connor McDavid, Auston Matthews, Alex Ovechkin and Nathan MacKinnon have been elected captains for the 2019 NHL All-Star Game.
12:23am - 26 Dec 2018
Kaapo Kakko - Liiga Mid-Season Highlights 2018-2019 | HD
12:18am - 26 Dec 2018

BHWmedia on Twitter

“BREAKING NEWS: According to WIVB tonight, RJ will be back in the booth this coming Saturday. It appears what happened was a heat related issue, not a heart related issue as originally reported. Glad to see RJ back.”
4:55pm - 25 Dec 2018

NHL primes pump for future talent with transfer fees

When Rasmus Dahlin put pen to paper on his first NHL contract, the reverberations carried to Gothenburg and Lidkoping in his native Sweden. The No. 1 overall pick signing with the Buffalo Sabres earned Sweden more than $250,000 to put back into development. "It's unreal," Dahlin said. "We need all the money we can get." Last year alone, the NHL paid more than $35 million in transfer fees as teams signed European players. There are agreements in place with all the major hockey-producing countries except Russia and Switzerland that allow the free flow of players to the best league in the world.
Wishing you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a wonderful Holiday Season! May your 2019 be filled with joy......and cold rinks :) Peace and pucks from your HockeyCircles family
Wishing you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a wonderful Holiday Season!
May your 2019 be filled with joy......and cold rinks :)
Peace and pucks from your HockeyCircles family

Plays Of The Week

Top 10 Plays of the Week: Scheifele's third OT winner
5:02pm - 23 Dec 2018

Jeanneret 'doing well' after being hospitalized

The Buffalo Sabres say Rick Jeanneret is resting and doing well a day after the team's Hall of Fame broadcaster was taken out of the press box on a stretcher.
5:01pm - 23 Dec 2018

Port Alberni, BC getting in in the action - nice!!

PORT ALBERNI, B.C. — Luca Jan Hollenstein made 17 saves and Nicolas Muller scored the eventual game-winner as Switzerland edged Kazakhstan 4-1 on Friday in a pre-tournament game ahead of the world junior hockey championship.
5:00pm - 23 Dec 2018

Canadian sports fans win as longtime broadcast rivals force a raised game

The way the NHL regular season is shaping up, it's a good bet that five of the seven Canadian teams could reach the playoffs this spring. "Rogers gambled that Canadian teams would be coming back," said sports marketing expert Richard Powers, an associate professor at the University of

McD Serves Number Two Hundred

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins scores off a beautiful give-and-go with Connor McDavid, who picks up the 200th assist of his NHL career

Motown Misery Continues For Wings

Roberto Luongo made 33 saves and Jonathan Huberdeau had two assists to help the Florida Panthers defeat the Detroit Red Wings 2-1 at Little Caesars Arena on Saturday.

The Mighty Whale To Emerge From A Hurricane!

Carolina Hurricanes owner Tom Dundon had a simple reason for wanting to recognize his team's Connecticut roots by bringing back the Hartford Whalers jerseys for their game against the Boston Bruins at PNC Arena on Sunday (5 p.m. ET; SN1, FS-CR, NESN, NHL.TV).

Atkinson Keeps Jackets On A Tear

PHILADELPHIA -- Cam Atkinson scored two goals and the Columbus Blue Jackets won their third straight game, 4-3 against the Philadelphia Flyers at Wells Fargo Center on Saturday.

Perron Gives Flames A Blue Christmas

CALGARY -- David Perron had a goal and an assist, and Jake Allen made 28 saves to help the St. Louis Blues to a 3-1 win against the Calgary Flames at Scotiabank Saddledome on Saturday.

Starry, Starry Night. Dallas Scores OT Winner With Time Running Out

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Alexander Radulov scored with 10 seconds left in overtime to give the Dallas Stars a 2-1 win against the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center on Saturday.

Bombs Away

Roman Polak and Luke Kunin square off in an epic tilt. Polak seems to get the edge landing several hard shots but Kunin somehow bloodies Polak as well.

Washington's Not The Only Capital With Problems This Christmas

It's been tumultuous year for the Senators on and off the ice, and new reporting from Elliotte Friedman suggests there is still a long way to go before the team can solve its arena issues.

Not So Golden Night For Vegas

Phillip Danault registered the first hat trick of his career in a 4-3 overtime win over the Vegas Golden Knights on Saturday afternoon, and then he summed up perfectly what we’ve learned about his Montreal Canadiens through 37 games.

Multiple Lightning Strikes Burn The Oilers In Edmonton

Nikita Kucherov had a goal and four assists while Steven Stamkos and Tyler Johnson each scored twice as the Tampa Bay Lightning extended their point streak to 12 games with a 6-3 victory over the Edmonton Oilers on Saturday.

Leafs Get Big Win Over Rangers, But Lose Ennis In The Process

TORONTO -- Mitchell Marner scored two goals and had an assist in the third period to help the Toronto Maple Leafs defeat the New York Rangers 5-3 at Scotiabank Arena on Saturday.

There's No Place Like Home......At Least For Brossoit

VANCOUVER -- Laurent Brossoit made 40 saves for his first NHL shutout, and the Winnipeg Jets defeated the Vancouver Canucks 1-0 at Rogers Arena on Saturday.

Oh, Rudy. There's A Classic Matchup Brewing In Indiana For New Years' Day

Preparations for the 2019 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic at Notre Dame Stadium on Jan. 1 (1 p.m. ET; NBC, TVAS, SN) are on schedule.

The Skinny On The Skaters identifies daily projected lineups and starting goalies. Set your fantasy hockey rosters accordingly.

Great Canadian Double-Header Tonight

The New York Rangers have the unenviable task of trying to slow down one of the NHL's hottest offenses when they visit the Toronto Maple Leafs in the opener of a "Hockey Night in Canada" doubleheader at Scotiabank Arena on Saturday (7 p.m. ET; NHLN, CBC, SN, SN1, MSG, NHL.TV). The Maple Leafs are second in the NHL with 130 goals and have won their past two games by a combined score of 13-3.

He's Baaack.......Bergeron Scores Twice, And Gets His 300th, In Return Against Preds

Patrice Bergeron scored two goals to reach 300 for his career, returning to the lineup Saturday after missing 16 games and leading the Boston Bruins past the Nashville Predators 5-2.

Stand And Deliver. Leafs' Fans Give James Reimer A Standing O

After Roberto Luongo is chased from the Florida Panthers' net, former goaltender for the Toronto Maple Leafs James Reimer takes over, and is met with a standing ovation from the team's faithful.

Come On Down........Let's Make A Delia!

Collin Delia made 35 saves in his first NHL start of the season and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Colorado Avalanche 2-1 on Friday night for their third straight victory.

From The Outhouse To The Penthouse

Watch an incredible sequence as Sami Vatanen and Nico Hischier make huge saves in their own crease to deny the Ottawa Senators a sure goal. The defensive work allowed Kyle Palmieri to set up Taylor Hall for another goal.

Stick It To Ya'

Marc Savard joined Hockey Central Tonight for another edition of Taping Twigs to discuss Alex Ovechkin’s, Matt Duchene’s and Connor McDavid’s hockey sticks and their tape jobs.

Dumba Out Long Term After Surgery

Minnesota Wild defenceman Matt Dumba will miss "significant" time after undergoing surgery for an upper-body injury.

Jingle All The Way.......

Watch as a host of NHL players, including Connor McDavid, Auston Matthews and Max Domi have some fun talking about their favourite Christmas songs.

Well, At Least One Group Was Still Taking Care Of Business In The Capital Tonight

Tom Wilson broke a tie with seven minutes left, Braden Holtby made 36 saves and the Washington Capitals beat the Buffalo Sabres 2-1 on Friday night.

Point To Point. Taylor Hall's 2 And 2 Lifts Devils Past Senators

Reigning MVP Taylor Hall had two goals and two assists and the slumping New Jersey Devils rode their top line in snapping a three-game losing streak with a 5-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators on Friday night.
12:07am - 22 Dec 2018

Hockey Fight History on Twitter

“Bob Probert scored his 1st Career NHL goal, during a 6-3 Red Wing loss to the Chicago Blackhawks, at the Joe Louis Arena. 12.21.85 #HFH

Flames Scorch Hapless Blues 7 - 2

Matthew Tkachuk sets up at the doorstep and shovels home the rebound from his own tip-in, giving the Flames a 1-0 lead on the power play

What's More Powerful.......Lightning Or A Jet Stream?

Jon Cooper wasn’t about to downplay the significance of the matchup, just because it is happening in the first half of the NHL season.The coach of the league-leading Tampa Bay Lightning would…

In The Eye Of The Storm. Coyotes Perish In A Carolina Hurricane

Warren Foegele scored his first goal since October, Petr Mrazek made 23 saves in his first shutout of the season and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Arizona Coyotes on Sunday.

Surfin' With The Alien. Elias Pettersson On After Hours.

Elias Pettersson joins Scott Oake and Louie DeBrusk to chat about the history of successful Vancouver Canucks that hailed from his native Sweden, and what it was like growing up playing hockey there.

Great Doc On Brock

Sportsnet went behind the scenes to take a look at Brock Boeser's journey to the NHL.
4:47pm - 16 Dec 2018

Forward Alex Formenton to miss world juniors with injury

Six players were released Friday from Canada's world junior hockey team roster and one veteran forward was ruled out of the upcoming championship tournament due to injury. Eleven players have left the team in the past two days, with four cuts Thursday, six more Friday and the announcement that Ottawa

Dani Probert, On Preparing For The Premiere Of Tough Guy : The Bob Probert Story

Dani Probert admits she was unable to make it through the first minute of a documentary on her late husband when seeing the “rough cut” three months ago.On Thursday, hours before she&rs…

Bruins Hope To Keep The Heat On In Steeltown

Jake DeBrusk (concussion) will be sidelined for a fourth straight game. Sean Kuraly’s status is uncertain after undergoing surgery on a broken nose early this week.

True North Strong... And Free. Jets Hockey Academy Opens New Rink At Camp Manitou

Five years ago, Quentin Linklater couldn’t skate and had never stepped onto a sheet of ice.Friends were hard to come by as he had just moved into the city from Northern Manitoba, and the idea…

Now You Know. Carolina at Montreal Preview

After Tuesday’s loss, Brendan Gallagher said Thursday’s game can go either way. He said the Habs can crash or they can show some character.

Andrei Has Happy Feet

After more than a month on the mend, Tampa Bay Lightning goalie Andrei Vasilevskiy will return to the ice Thursday to start against the Toronto Maple Leafs.

When The Game Just Gets Mailed In

Brian Burke likes the skill and speed in the NHL, but believes the game is lacking in physicality.

Miller Out 6 Weeks With Knee Injury

Ryan Miller will be out approximately six weeks for the Anaheim Ducks with a sprained MCL sustained against the New Jersey Devils on Sunday.

Uncomfortably Numb. Kings' Stunned As 43 Shot Effort Nets No Money.

Detroit Red Wings Dylan Larking scores a beauty in the second period for some additional insurance against the struggling Los Angeles Kings in this 3-1 victory.

Your Move Casey.......DeSmith For DeWin

Jake Guentzel scored the decisive goal in the shootout to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 2-1 victory over the New York Islanders on Monday night.

Stamkos Reaches Milestone In Win Over Rangers

Steven Stamkos picked up his ninth career hat trick while recording his 700th career point in the Lightning's 6-3 win over the Rangers

Pick Your Stars. The NHL All-Star Ballots

Vote your favorite NHL superstars to the four captains positions in the 2019 NHL All-Star Game in San Jose, California on January 26th, 2019.

Lightning Does Strike Twice. Kucherov and Point Prove Deadly In New Jersey

Nikita Kucherov had a goal and three assists for his first four-point game, leading the Tampa Bay Lightning to an easy 5-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils on Monday night.

Ritchie Rich Strikes Oil For Dallas

DALLAS -- Brett Ritchie had a goal and an assist to help the Dallas Stars to a 4-1 win against the Edmonton Oilers at American Airlines Center on Monday.

Bo Knows Accuracy

Bo Horvat wins the Shooting Accuracy competition, for the second year in a row at the 2018-19 Canucks for Kids Fund SuperSkills Event

Canucks' Superskills Shootout

Canucks Shootout Challenge presented by EA Sports gave players an opportunity to show off their creativity with a fan voting element

34 Will Get 'Cha 50, If You're Quick

Alec Martinez scored with 2:13 left, Jonathan Quick stopped 34 shots for his 50th career shutout and the Los Angeles Kings defeated the Carolina Hurricanes 2-0 on Sunday night.

Big Win For The Ducks As They Watch Miller Rewrite History

Pontus Aberg scored his second goal of the game with 5:05 remaining and the Anaheim Ducks rallied after trailing by four for a 6-5 win against the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena on Sunday for their fourth straight win.

This One Goes To Eleven. Hadfield's Jersey Is The 10th Retired By The Rangers

NEW YORK -- Vic Hadfield became the 10th player in New York Rangers history to have his number retired by the team when his No. 11 was raised to the rafters of Madison Square Garden on Sunday.

Avs' Pick Up The Points, And Varlamov Gets His 24th Shutout

Nathan MacKinnon recorded a goal and an assist, while Semyon Varlamov stopped all 24 shots he faced to lift the Avalanche to a 2-0 win

Flames Move To The Penthouse After A Win In The Windy City

Sean Monahan and Elias Lindholm each had a goal and an assist as the Calgary Flames edged the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Sunday night and moved into first place in the Pacific Division

Sharks End Losing Skid By Beating The 'Habs In Montreal

Martin Jones made 40 saves, and the San Jose Sharks ended a four-game losing streak with a 3-1 win against the Montreal Canadiens at Bell Centre on Sunday.

Jets' Put On The Rally Caps To Beat Rangers

Mark Scheifele started Winnipeg's third-period comeback and then got the deciding goal in the shootout as the Jets rallied to beat the New York Rangers 4-3 Sunday night.

Does Babcock Have Crystal Balls? We'll Find Out Soon Enough, Whether We Care Or Not.

William Nylander should be a Toronto Maple Leafs player for a long time if he signs a contract, coach Mike Babcock said Thursday. "I'll tell you again, this is what I think, and it's just what I think," Babcock said. " [General manager] Kyle [Dubas] and I talk about this every day so I'm up to date on what's going on. There's lots of opinion out there. Let's not confuse opinion and facts; we think Willy is going to be here. We think Willy is going to be here for a long time. We think he's going to be a career Leaf. That's what we think, that's what we believe."
4:53pm - 30 Nov 2018

Burke wants penalties for open bench doors during play -

The Hockey Central panel discuss if penalties should be given if a team have a bench door open during play.
9:28am - 29 Nov 2018

Too Cool!

“We also featured the @ECHL story of the week with goaltender @nickniedert. He played his first ECHL game in 1032 days and came out with a 38 save performance straight from a desk job to help the @ReadingRoyals to a 2-1 victory last Saturday night. #CellySZN

Pretty Sure They'll Cheer, Erik. Karlsson Readies For First Return To Ottawa With Sharks On Saturday

BUFFALO -- Erik Karlsson isn't sure if there will be cheers, tears or a combination of both when he faces his former team for the first time on Saturday.How will the fans react to him? How will he react to them?"It's going to be fun, different, weird, I'm sure," the San Jose Sharks defenseman said Monday about returning to play the Ottawa Senators. "We'll see what the emotions will be.

Duchenne's Shellfish Play Pays Off

Matt Duchene miraculously whacks the puck out of mid air with his backhand from the face-off circle.

In His Defense. Hitchcock Is Changing Oilers' Focus

Connor McDavid has little concern that a focus on flair and offensive firepower appear to be out the window for the Edmonton Oilers under new coach Ken Hitchcock.

Back In The Fold. Matthews To Return Against San Jose

Auston Matthews said he's ready to return to the lineup when the Toronto Maple Leafs play the San Jose Sharks at Scotiabank Arena on Wednesday (7:30 p.m. ET; SN, TVAS, NBCSCA, NHL.TV), but is awaiting clearance from the medical staff.

Flyers Add Another

“Gudas with a BLAST.

Flyers up 3-1!”

Movin' On Up. OV Tied With Sakic And Iginla For 15th On All-Time List.

Alex Ovechkin reached another NHL milestone when he scored the empty-net goal that sealed the Washington Capitals' 4-1 win against the New York Islanders at Barclays Center on Monday.

Carolina at Canadiens. What To Know.

The Canadiens are struggling through a four-game losing streak (0-2-2) after dropping a 3-2 decision to the Boston Bruins Saturday.

Fit For The Kings

VANCOUVER -- Brock Boeser will be in the lineup for the Vancouver Canucks when they host the Los Angeles Kings on Tuesday (10 p.m. ET; SNP, FS-W, NHL.TV) after missing more than three weeks with a groin injury.

Triple Crown. Brown's Hatty Leads Kings To Victory

Dustin Brown recorded a hat trick and the Los Angeles Kings defeated the Edmonton Oilers 5-2 on Sunday night.

Elementary! Tricky Watson Schools Ducks In Smashville.

Austin Watson potted one goal in each period to earn his first career hat trick and help the Predators beat the Ducks, 5-2

Point To Point. Lightning Drown Devils In The 'Bay

Brayden Point had two goals and an assist to help the Tampa Bay Lightning to a 5-2 win against the New Jersey Devils at Amalie Arena on Sunday.

Homesick. Rangers' Winning Streak At MSG Ends At Seven.

NEW YORK -- Brett Connolly scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period to help the Washington Capitals extend their winning streak to five games by defeating the New York Rangers 5-3 at Madison Square Garden on Saturday.

Stars On Ice. Dallas Continues To Struggle As Avs Bury Them Late.

Mikko Rantanen scored with 1:56 left in the third period, and the Colorado Avalanche rallied for a 3-2 win against the Dallas Stars at Pepsi Center on Saturday.

Backes To The Future. Bruins Score On OT Power Play

MONTREAL -- John Moore scored a power-play goal with 2:57 remaining in the third period to give the Boston Bruins a 3-2 win against the Montreal Canadiens at Bell Centre on Saturday.

Down, But Not Out.

SUNRISE, Fla. -- Erik Gustafsson scored at 2:32 of overtime, and the Chicago Blackhawks rallied to end an eight-game road losing streak with a 5-4 victory against the Florida Panthers at BB&T Center on Saturday.

Isles' Have A Friend In Carolina. Beat 'Canes For Third Straight Time

Josh Bailey had a goal and an assist, and Thomas Greiss made 26 saves to help the New York Islanders to a 4-1 win against the Carolina Hurricanes at Barclays Center on Saturday.

Not A Good Knight For Sharks At The Tank

LAS VEGAS -- Marc-Andre Fleury made 33 saves for his NHL-leading fifth shutout, and the Vegas Golden Knights defeated the San Jose Sharks 6-0 at T-Mobile Arena on Saturday.

Laine's On A Different Planet Right Now.

ST. LOUIS -- Patrik Laine scored five goals for the Winnipeg Jets on Saturday, and according to one teammate, there was a very good reason.

Penguins' Guentzel Scores Three As Pittsburgh Prevails Over Blue Jackets

PITTSBURGH -- Jake Guentzel scored his first NHL regular-season hat trick to help the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 4-2 win against the Columbus Blue Jackets at PPG Paints Arena on Saturday.

Canucks Top Kings In L.A.

LOS ANGELES -- Elias Pettersson had a goal and an assist, and the Vancouver Canucks ended an eight-game losing streak with a 4-2 win against the Los Angeles Kings at Staples Center on Saturday.
1:12am - 25 Nov 2018

'A really good feeling'

Former teammates Ryan Straschnitzki and Jacob Wassermann were wearing Humboldt Broncos jerseys Friday night as they took part in an exhibition sledge hockey game at the University of Denver. Wassermann in the Broncos white jersey and Straschnitzki wearing the green away uniform were on opposing teams
1:10am - 25 Nov 2018

Jagr named hockey ambassador for '22 Games

Jaromir Jagr, who has participated in five Winter Olympics and won gold with the Czechs 20 years ago, has signed on as the official hockey ambassador for the 2022 Games.
4:12am - 23 Nov 2018

Forward Alexis Lafreniere checking all the boxes to be future NHL star

Serge Beausoleil might be the head coach of the Rimouski Oceanic, but even he can feel like a student when forward Alexis Lafreniere hits the ice. "Sometimes I have to shut my mouth, I don't want to put him in a box," Beausoleil said. Lafreniere didn't take long to turn heads as a
4:09am - 23 Nov 2018

CWHL staging all-star game, final in Toronto

The Canadian Women's Hockey League is partnering with the Toronto Maple Leafs to stage its two marquee events this season.
4:07am - 23 Nov 2018

Rebuilt Broncos one of the best stories in hockey

Barely eight months after the tragic bus crash that claimed the lives of 10 players and two coaches, the Humboldt Broncos are the No. 1 team in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League, Frank Seravalli writes.

The Best Of The Rest. Top 10 Plays So Far This Season

The top ten plays of the season so far including Scott Darling and Sidney Crosby's magic in overtime and Neal Pionk's end-to-end goal

Wideman Thankful For A New Start In Edmonton

Chris Wideman was acquired by the Edmonton Oilers from the Ottawa Senators on Thursday in a trade for a conditional pick in the 2020 NHL Draft.

Bad News For Bergeron And Bruins

Patrice Bergeron has a rib and sternoclavicular injury and will be re-evaluated in four weeks, the Boston Bruins announced Tuesday.

Great Podcast With Adrain And Theo Fleury

“BSN Avalanche Podcast: Theoren Fleury @TheoFleury14 on overcoming abuse, addiction and his days with the Avs -”

Hitch ‘Yer Wagons

“Well, my Edmonton buddy, #DavidStaple sure was on target regarding the @EdmontonOilers coach-firing. Apparently #McDavid liking his now former coach didn't mean much.”

A Night Of Firsts And Lasts In St. Louis

ST. LOUIS -- Calvin Petersen made 29 saves for his first NHL shutout, and Matt Luff scored his first NHL goal for the Los Angeles Kings in a 2-0 win against the St. Louis Blues at Enterprise Center on Monday.

Trocheck Likely To Be Out Longterm After Injury

Vincent Trocheck was taken off the ice on a stretcher with a lower-body injury during the Florida Panthers' 7-5 win against the Ottawa Senators at Canadian Tire Centre on Monday.

Red Ellert In Montreal

MONTREAL -- Braden Holtby made 22 saves in relief and Lars Eller scored 3:34 into overtime to give the Washington Capitals a 5-4 win against the Montreal Canadiens at Bell Centre on Monday.

Former Hawk Eddie Olczyk Talks About Cancer, And The Support From Others

The latest edition features former NHL forward/current "NHL on NBC" analyst Eddie Olczyk, who fought and beat Stage 3 colon cancer.

Lucky Number Seven. Flames Win Big Against Golden Knights

CALGARY -- Matthew Tkachuk had two goals and two assists, and Johnny Gaudreau had one goal and three assists to help the Calgary Flames to a 7-2 win against the Vegas Golden Knights at Scotiabank Saddledome on Monday.

You're Going To Help Us, Mr. Andersen. Whether You Want To Or Not. Freddie Takes The Red Pill And It's Wonderful.

Zach Hyman scored twice in the third period, including the tie-breaking goal with 4:22 remaining, and the Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Columbus Blue Jackets 4-2 at Scotiabank Arena on Monday.

Too Much MSG. Stars Fall Short In New York.

Filip Chytil scored for the fourth straight game when the New York Rangers extended their home winning streak to six games with a 2-1 victory against the Dallas Stars at Madison Square Garden on Monday.

Heart Of A Laine. Peety's Laser Outshined By Patty's Sixth Trick

VANCOUVER -- Patrik Laine scored three goals for the Winnipeg Jets in a 6-3 win against the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Arena on Monday.
8:20am - 20 Nov 2018

Mike MacWilliam on Twitter

“Big congrats to former N.W. Bruin Craig Berube, as the new Head Coach of the St. Louis Blues. Interim? Hmmm, remember how he turned that Flyers' team around......?? Can't wait to see you get that 100th win Chief! 👊 via @NHL
7:46am - 20 Nov 2018

Apex Predators Have Unmatched Killer Instincts

Ryan Johansen had a goal and an assist to help the Nashville Predators to a 3-2 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning at Bridgestone Arena on Monday.
7:22am - 20 Nov 2018

It's Like, When Your Ex Comes To Your House And Streaks In Front Of All Your Friends......And Looks Better Than Ever

Mike Hoffman returned to Ottawa and scored a goal to extend his point streak to 16 games, while Juho Lammikko added four assists in a 7-5 win
7:14am - 20 Nov 2018

Razor Sharp Sabres Win Their Sixth In A Row.

The Sabres rallied from three goals down to force overtime, where Jack Eichel provided the game-winner to give Buffalo their sixth straight win
1:18am - 20 Nov 2018

The Biscuit Podcast on Twitter

“Hey fight fans, be sure to check out Episode 114 with @GeorgesLaraque hear him tell stories of his fighting style, wrestling @GeorgesStPierre and a prank that shook @armdog and the @penguins locker room. You don't want to miss this podcast! #GeorgesLaraque #TheBiscuit #Fighting”

Well Done Ava! Hockey Fights Cancer in Edmonton

Ava DeGannes, of the Kids with Cancer society, drops the ceremonial first puck on Hockey Fights Cancer night in Edmonton

True Courage : ) Brave Kids Drop The Puck In Honour Of HFC

Team captains Anders Lee and Jamie Benn join a group of courageous kids for a ceremonial puck drop in honor of Hockey Fights Cancer month

Standing "O". Hawks And Fans Honour Eddie Olczyk On Hockey Fights Cancer Night

Eddie Olczyk is still around the Chicago Blackhawks plenty, but he strapped on the skates for the first time in a very long time on Sunday.
8:56pm - 18 Nov 2018

Gotta’ Support A Great Canadian Kid Who Loves Hockey : )

Returning to the spotlight smoother than ever, Michael Bublé released his 10th studio album Love on Friday (Nov. 16).

Great Night For Beauvillier And Islanders

Anthony Beauvillier scored his first NHL hat trick and had an assist to help the New York Islanders to a 7-5 win against the New York Rangers at Barclays Center on Thursday.

Willie Stay Or Willie Go?

“Canes calling about William Nylander!

The @NHLCanes have Top 4 D-men to trade, need scoring help and GM Don Waddell confirms they've talked trade for @wmnylander with the @MapleLeafs!

@7ElevenCanada #ThatsHockey #NylanderWatch #TSNHockey”

It's All In A Name. Fischler's Favourites

Legendary hockey reporter and analyst Stan Fischler will write a weekly scrapbook for this season. Fischler, known as "The Hockey Maven," will share his knowledge, brand of humor and insight with readers each Wednesday.

Problems At The Palace. Kings' Doughty Struggling With Slide

A trade made by the last-place Los Angeles Kings on Wednesday did nothing to brighten Drew Doughty's mood.

Jarry Can! Wilkes-Barre Goalie Nets Franchise First

Goalie Tristan Jarry scored a goal for Wilkes-Barre Scranton in a 5-1 win against Springfield in an American Hockey League game Wednesday.

A Golden Moment.

Vegas honors the military by having Air Force rescuers repel to deliver the ceremonial puck to Owen Rezter and Pearl Harbor survivor Ed Hall

Sid On The Shelf

Sidney Crosby could be sidelined one week for the Pittsburgh Penguins with an upper-body injury, coach Mike Sullivan said Thursday.
1:13am - 15 Nov 2018

Two Beauties 🤓 Congrats Jumbo!

15.5k Likes, 112 Comments - brent burns (@brent_burns_88) on Instagram: “Can’t say enough about getting the chance to play beside this guy and learn from one of the best…”
Great Interview On Concussions With N.H.L. Veteran Jim Kyte

Make It A Habit. Oilers End Skid Against Canadiens

Oilers get three goals from the blueline, McDavid and Draisaitl record three-point nights as the Oilers defeat the Montreal Canadiens 6-2 at Rogers Place on Tuesday night

Jakob's Financial Ladder. Chychrun Banks 6 Year Deal In Arizona

Jakob Chychrun signed a six-year contract with the Arizona Coyotes on Tuesday. Financial terms were not disclosed.

Motown Mauling. Red Wings Crush Coyotes In Detroit

Anthony Mantha, Dennis Cholowski and Michael Rasmussen scored in less than eight minutes of the first period, and the Detroit Red Wings won their fourth straight game, 6-1 against the Arizona Coyotes at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit on Tuesday.

Canucks' Can't Make It There. Vancouver Lose Two-In-Two At N.Y.

Tom Kuhnhackl scored two goals for the New York Islanders in a 5-2 win against the Vancouver Canucks at Barclays Center on Tuesday.

Where There's A Wilson, There's A Way. Capitals End Losing Streak Against Wild

Tom Wilson scored in his return from suspension to help the Washington Capitals to a 5-2 win against the Minnesota Wild at Xcel Energy Center on Tuesday.

Taylor Has A Hall Of A Night For Devils

NEWARK, N.J. -- Taylor Hall had two goals and two assists to help the New Jersey Devils end a three-game losing streak with a 4-2 win against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Prudential Center on Tuesday.

Welcome Back, Carter. Hutton And Sabres Beat The 'Bolts

BUFFALO -- Carter Hutton made 30 saves for the Buffalo Sabres in a 2-1 win against the Tampa Bay Lightning at KeyBank Center on Tuesday.

Kuemper Gets The Hook As Wings Score Five

Andreas Athanasaiou storms out of the box and beats Darcy Kuemper up high with a slick backhander. Kuemper would get relieved by Hunter Miska shortly ater.

Seney vs Kessel - Devils vs Pens Nov 13/18

Phil Kessel and Brett Seney drop the gloves during a potential scoring play for the New Jersey Devils.

The Banks Of NY

Watch as Mathew Barzal uses some nice moves to create space for Josh Bailey who banks the puck off of Christopher Tanev and into the net.

Hoffman Eyes Panthers' Record

Aaron Ekblad scores a power-play goal, and Mike Hoffman picks up an assist to extend his point streak to 13 games, tying a Panthers record

Martha Puts Wings Up

Anthony Mantha takes the puck into the zone, cuts around a defender and picks the corner on Darcy Kuemper to give the Red Wings a 1-0 lead

Skinner Goes Backhand

Jeff Skinner spots a loose puck in front of the net and backhands it past Louis Domingue to open the scoring late in the 1st period

Inspirational O'Ree To Be Honoured In Documentary

Willie O'Ree, who was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on Monday, will be the subject of "Willie," a documentary chronicling the story and upbringing of the first black player in the NHL, according to

*BREAKING NEWS* Wilson Eligible To Play Tonight Against Wild

The National Hockey League Players' Association and National Hockey League announced today that Washington Capitals forward Tom Wilson's 20 game suspension for an illegal check to the head of St. Louis Blues forward Oskar Sundqvist has been reduced by Arbitrator Shyam Das to 14 games.

Ducks Evade Predators In The Pond

ANAHEIM -- John Gibson made 10 of his 34 saves in overtime to help the Anaheim Ducks to a 2-1 shootout win against the Nashville Predators at Honda Center on Monday.

Columbus Shoots Down The Stars In Dallas

Pierre-Luc Dubois scored the go-ahead goal midway through the 3rd period, and the Blue Jackets held on for a 2-1 win against the Stars

The Over On The Unders

Who are the Core 4 players that are under 24-years old on all 31 teams in the NHL right now? 7-Eleven That's Hockey will reveal their Core 4 all this week.

Lundqvist's Movin' On Up.........To The Elite Side

NEW YORK -- Henrik Lundqvist moved into a tie for seventh place on the NHL's all-time wins list for goaltenders when the New York Rangers defeated the Vancouver Canucks 2-1 at Madison Square Garden on Monday.

Aho Gets The OT Winner As 'Canes Beat Hawks

Sebastian Aho scored 1:16 into overtime and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Monday night, spoiling Cam Ward's emotional return to Raleigh.

One Sleep 'Till Brooklyn. Canucks Hope To Hip Hop Back To Winning Ways Tomorrow In NY

Brett Howden scored the winning goal on a broken play from a faceoff at 11:19 of the third period as the New York Rangers beat the Canucks 2-1.

BizNasty At His Best, With NHL First Timer Jalen Ramsey

In Episode 1 of NHL First Timer, Paul Bissonnette gives Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey an up-close experience to NHL action

How Slow Can You Go........

Elias Pettersson, Nikita Kucherov and T.J. Oshie's gorgeous goals; heavy hits from Jake Muzzin and Jamie Benn, all in super slow motion

No Class. Judge's Decision Nets A Few Players Chump Change

The National Hockey League has reached a non-class settlement in a concussion lawsuit filed by former players.

One, Two, Three, Stars Of The Week..........Ah, Ah, Ah.

Boston Bruins right-wing David Pastrnak, Winnipeg Jets right-wing Blake Wheeler and Philadelphia Flyers centre Claude Giroux have been named the NHL three stars of the week.

The Great One Has High Praise For Pettersson

Vancouver Canucks rookie Elias Pettersson is being compared to all-time stars like Wayne Gretzky and Sidney Crosby — and by 'The Great One,' himself, no less.

Wild And Granlund On A Roll

ST. LOUIS -- Mikael Granlund scored the tiebreaking goal in the third period for the Minnesota Wild in a 3-2 win against the St. Louis Blues at Enterprise Center on Sunday.

No Recount Needed In Miami. Panthers Officially Defeat Senators

Aleksander Barkov scored two of the five goals in the second period for the Florida Panthers in a 5-1 against the Ottawa Senators at BB&T Center on Sunday.

Kuemper Outstanding As Coyotes Beat Caps

WASHINGTON -- Darcy Kuemper made 38 saves for the Arizona Coyotes in a 4-1 win against the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena on Sunday.

Winnipeg Celebrating After The Wheeler 500

Mark Scheifele had two goals and an assist to help the Winnipeg Jets to a 5-2 win against the New Jersey Devils at Bell MTS Place on Sunday.

No Place Like Home For Pavelski

Joe Pavelski had a goal and two assists to help the San Jose Sharks to a 3-1 win against the Calgary Flames at SAP Center on Sunday.

Pastr-Halak Combine To Knock-Off Knights

BOSTON -- Jaroslav Halak made 37 saves, and David Pastrnak scored his NHL-leading 16th goal to help the Boston Bruins to a 4-1 win against the Vegas Golden Knights at TD Garden on Sunday.

Avs' Discover That An Oil Change In Edmonton Can End Their 5 Game Losing Streak

EDMONTON -- The Colorado Avalanche ended a five-game losing streak with a 4-1 win against the Edmonton Oilers at Rogers Place on Sunday.
8:54pm - 11 Nov 2018

Lest We Forget. Thank You For Your Service And Your Sacrifice

“Canada’s Veterans served and sacrificed for our freedom. Show them you remember. On November 11, take a moment as #CanadaRemembers
9:52pm - 10 Nov 2018

Coquitlam Native Barzal To Play His 100th Game

“.@Barzal_97 prepares to play his 1️⃣0️⃣0️⃣th career game tonight as the #Isles take on the Panthers.”

What A Selfless Gesture By Cap's Fan!

A Washington Capitals season ticket holder who won the 50/50 raffle when the Capitals hosted the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday gave up his winnings to further aid victims of the shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh on Oct. 27.

Elliott Shuts The Door As Hawks Continue To Struggle

PHILADELPHIA -- Brian Elliott made 33 saves for his first shutout of the season and the Philadelphia Flyers handed the Chicago Blackhawks their seventh consecutive loss, 4-0 at Wells Fargo Center on Saturday.

Canucks' Late Mistakes Cost Them A Point In Buffalo

Casey Mittelstadt goes backhand-to-forehand and tucks a shot in behind Jacob Markstrom, giving the Sabres a lead in the shootout

10:00 A.M. Pacific Is Start Time For The Canucks At Buffalo

“It’s good because everybody is bringing offence and everyone feels good about that and is gaining confidence,” said Elias Pettersson. “I had some chances (in Boston), but I’d rather win.”…

The Skinny On The HNIC Games For Saturday

The Toronto Maple Leafs and Boston Bruins face off for the first time this season when they play the first game of a "Hockey Night in Canada" doubleheader at TD Garden on Saturday (7 p.m. ET; NHLN, CBC, SN360, NESN, NHL.TV).

The Blues Are Picking Up Momentum

ST. LOUIS -- Chad Johnson made 33 saves for the St. Louis Blues in a 4-0 win against the San Jose Sharks at Enterprise Center on Friday.

Brodeur Inducted Into Hall

TORONTO -- NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman stretched his right arm out in front him and stared at his hand, at the new piece of jewelry he had received seconds earlier: his Hall of Fame ring.

Larkin Shows Sixth Sense With OT Winner

Dylan Larkin scored with six seconds left in overtime to give the Detroit Red Wings a 3-2 win against the New York Rangers at Little Caesars Arena on Friday.

Bobrovsky Stops 33 As Jackets Edge Capitals

WASHINGTON -- Anthony Duclair scored a power-play goal 5:09 into the third period to propel the Columbus Blue Jackets to a 2-1 win against the Washington Capitals at Capital One Arena on Friday.

St. Louis Looks Back On Lemieux's Text

Welcome to the 2018 Hockey Hall of Fame Induction Weekend. The four-day celebration features the Hall of Fame game, a fan Q&A with honorees, a legends game and the inductions of the Class of 2018: NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman and NHL diversity ambassador Willie O'Ree in the Builders category, and former players Martin Brodeur, Jayna Hefford, Martin St. Louis and Alexander Yakushev. Here is the latest buzz from Toronto:

Five Point Night For Wheeler As Jets Defeat Avs

WINNIPEG -- Blake Wheeler had five points, including his 400th NHL assist, for the Winnipeg Jets in a 5-2 win against the Colorado Avalanche at Bell MTS Place on Friday.

Three Straight For Leafs

TORONTO -- Six players scored for the Toronto Maple Leafs in a 6-1 win against the New Jersey Devils at Scotiabank Arena on Friday.

Wild Night For Granlund

ANAHEIM -- Mikael Granlund scored two goals and had an assist for the Minnesota Wild in a 5-1 win against the Anaheim Ducks at Honda Center on Friday.

Is A Precedent About To Be Set By The N.H.L. Brain Trust?

The National Hockey League is nearing an agreement with some of the retired players seeking damages from the league for head trauma they endured while playing, Sportsnet's Elliotte Friedman is reporting.

It's "Try Hockey For Free Day" Across The U.S. On Saturday

The NHL and USA Hockey will team up for the bi-annual Try Hockey For Free Day at more than 450 local rinks across the United States on Saturday. USA Hockey launched the endeavor almost 10 years ago to help try and minimize cost and commitment issues of families who want to see if hockey is for them. The events are free and designed for children between ages 4-9. No skating experience is necessary and certified instructors will be on the ice to help.

Bettman To Enter H.H.O.F

Gary Bettman is not only a colleague, a mentor and a friend, he is unquestionably the most influential executive in the history of the National Hockey League. His place in the Hockey Hall of Fame is as close to an empty-netter as they come.