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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! πŸ‘Š 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 πŸ€“ 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.

Rask Takes Personal Leave From Bruins

Tuukka Rask was granted a leave of absence from the Boston Bruins on Friday. "Tuukka's going to take a few days to address a personal matter," general manager Don Sweeney said after practice at Warrior Ice Arena. "It is not health related, so I think it's important for everybody just to respect his privacy and allow him to deal with for the next few days."

It's Good To Be Home. Panthers Beat Oilers In FLA

Jonathan Huberdeau, Colton Sceviour, Nick Bjugstad and Evgenii Dadonov each scored to propel the Panthers to a 4-1 victory

Rasamanaz! Ristolainen Rings The Bell For Sabres In OT

Rasmus Ristolainen scored in overtime, leading the Sabres to a 6-5 win against the Canadiens in a back-and-forth game in Montreal

Tampa Uses Military Might To Unleash The Guns Against N.Y.

The Lightning sent fans home happy on Military Appreciation Night, as Tyler Johnson scored late to back Andrei Vasilevskiy's strong game

Vegas Doubles Down To Deal Sens A Losing Hand

Despite losing a three-goal lead in the 3rd period, William Carrier and Pierre-Edouard Bellemare scored to give the Golden Knights a 5-3 win

Hurricanes Feel Right At Home In The Windy City

Scott Darling led the way for the Hurricanes with 35 saves in a 4-3 win against the Blackhawks, helping them end a five-game losing streak

BizNasty's Tattoo Shop, With Max Domi

Former NHL player Paul Bissonnette and Montreal Canadiens forward Max Domi play Tattoo Trivia and discuss the stories behind their ink

Another Stupid Play........Another Stupid Injury

Montreal Canadiens forward Joel Armia will miss the next six-to-eight weeks with a right knee injury, the team announced Thursday.

Hawks And Hurricanes Honour Vets

The Blackhawks welcome veterans of the Vietnam War to the ice, as part of Military Appreciation Night during their game against the Hurricanes

Truer Words.........Enough Is Enough

Watch as the Los Angeles Kings and Minnesota Wild honour the victims of the recent Thousand Oaks shooting pre-game.

Eight IS Enough. Canucks Crush Bruins In Beantown

The Vancouver Canucks score five, and the Boston Bruins score three goals in the second period, chasing Jaroslav Halak and leaving the Canadian team up by two before the third period.

I'm Sure Quenner's Not Done Yet.......

Joel Quenneville was fired as coach of the Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday after a run that saw him win the Stanley Cup three times. It was a surprising end to his time in Chicago which saw the Blackhawks become one of the preeminent teams in the NHL, making the Stanley Cup Playoffs in nine of his first 10 seasons.

Johnson Seals The Deal In The Bay

Yanni Gourde steals the puck and dishes to Nikita Kucherov, who sends a one-time pass to Tyler Johnson on the doorstep for a late go-ahead goal

2-4-6-8..........Canucks Ruin Halak's League Best G.A.A.

Bo Horvat had two goals and two assists for the Vancouver Canucks in an 8-5 win against the Boston Bruins at TD Garden on Thursday.
9:58pm - 08 Nov 2018

So Great To See Players Using Their Media Platforms To Help Others In A Time Of Crisis

“Thinking of the precious lives lost last night. My heart goes out to all those who lost family and loved ones in Thousand Oaks. β€οΈπŸ™πŸ»”

Sportsnet’s 2019 NHL Draft Prospect Rankings: For November

A few weeks into the season and with the World Junior Championship on the horizon, Sportsnet's Sam Cosentino ranks the top 31 players available in the 2019 NHL Draft.

Will This "Story" Ever End??

William Nylander has less than a month before he either has to sign a contract or sit out the whole season. While many feel he'll remain with the Leafs, trade speculation is ramping up. If it comes to that point, here are five potential trade destinations.

Nothing Cheesy ABout Blue Jackets' Win

Anthony Duclair opened the scoring with a power-play goal and Sergei Bobrovsky made 27 saves in the Blue Jackets' 4-1 win against the Stars

Rangers Ambush Habs For Surprise Comeback Win

Neal Pionk put the Rangers ahead in the 3rd and Mika Zibanejad scored a shorthanded goal to cap a comeback win against the Canadiens
10:00pm - 07 Nov 2018

5 Stone And White Lightning Beat The Devils

Mark Stone recorded two goals and three assists, while Colin White lit the lamp twice to lead the Senators to a 7-3 win over the Devils
9:34pm - 07 Nov 2018

Haula Stretchered Off After Akward Hit

Erik Haula will miss at least the next three games after the Vegas Golden Knights forward was injured during the third period of a 3-1 loss to the Toronto Maple Leafs at Scotiabank Arena on Tuesday.
9:30pm - 07 Nov 2018

Pettersson El Fuego

Elias Pettersson continues to be an offensive force for the Vancouver Canucks. He became the fifth NHL player after the inaugural season of 1917-18 to score at least 10 goals in the first 10 games of his career. Odie Cleghorn of the 1918-19 Montreal Canadiens had 12, Don Murdoch of the New York Rangers had 11 in 1976-77, and in 1992-93, Dimitri Kvartalnov of the Boston Bruins and Robert Gaudreau of the San Jose Sharks each scored 10.
4:15am - 07 Nov 2018

Nothing Can Stop Elias Pettersson Right Now

The hottest teen in the NHL is currently playing for the Vancouver Canucks, and his name is Elias Pettersson. The 19-year-old undersized center out of Sweden is absolutely crushing it at the start of his rookie year in the NHL, and tonight against the Red Wings, he opened the scoring with a murderous slap shot past Jimmy Howard. In his 10th career NHL game, it was his 10th career goal.
4:05am - 07 Nov 2018

Canadian women's hockey steamrolling in S'toon!

Melodie Daoust scored a pair of goals in Canada's 6-1 win over Sweden at the Four Nations Cup women's hockey tournament Tuesday. Sarah Fillier scored in her national-team debut and Laura Stacey scored short-handed for the host country at the SaskTel Centre. Captain Marie-Philip Poulin and Hamilton
8:50pm - 06 Nov 2018

Senators Players Caught Mocking Coach, Joking About Effort in Uber Video

Several Ottawa Senators players were caught on video mocking one of their coaches as well as their own struggles during an apparent Uber trip in October, courtesy of the Ottawa ...
8:49pm - 06 Nov 2018

Blackhawks Fire Joel Quenneville, Name Jeremy Colliton New Head Coach

The Chicago Blackhawks fired head coach Joel Quenneville on Tuesday and named Jeremy Colliton his replacement. Chicago also parted ways with assistant coaches Kevin Dineen and Ulf Samuelsson...
6:25pm - 05 Nov 2018

Heads-Up For Avs Fans

“Introducing the newest @BSNDenver Avs shirt - the “Three-Headed Monster” in honor of MacK, Landy and Mikko. Order here before they’re gone”
11:30pm - 04 Nov 2018

Paul Bissonnette's impact/influence knows no bounds!

While the rest of the Jacksonville Jaguars have been recovering during their bye week, Jalen Ramsey kicked off his quest to make it to the NHL.
2:24pm - 02 Nov 2018

Wives Of A Feather Fight Cancer Together

There was no torch. There was no physical passing of anything. But as Nicholle Anderson and Lauren Boyle chatted, as they talked through bits of their stories, their journeys, the years of medications and tests and scans and scares, it was evident that they shared something.
2:20pm - 02 Nov 2018

No Swedish, All Finnish.

The sight of Teemu Selanne on the ice with Patrik Laine and Aleksander Barkov would probably have been enough for most of the 13,490 fans at Hartwall Arena attending the 2018 NHL Global Series game between the Winnipeg Jets and Florida Panthers on Thursday.
2:18pm - 02 Nov 2018

He’s Baaack! Rinne Impekable In Reurn To Preds

Kyle Turris scored a goal and dished out an assist, while Ryan Johansen added two helpers to lead the Predators to a 4-1 win
2:11pm - 02 Nov 2018

Star Light, Star Bright....No Points For Leafs Tonight

TORONTO -- Anton Khudobin made 30 saves to help the Dallas Stars defeat the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-1 at Scotiabank Arena on Thursday.
2:08pm - 02 Nov 2018

Flames Spontaneously Combust To Melt Avs In Third Period Explosion

Mark Giordano had a goal and two assists, and the Calgary Flames scored five goals in the third period to defeat the Colorado Avalanche 6-5 at Scotiabank Saddledome on Thursday.
2:07pm - 02 Nov 2018

Offensive Oilers Crush Hawks

“The boys are growing some furry lips to raise awareness for men’s health! If you got a few spare pennies then please head over and make me feel better about looking like an 80’s porn star! #cheerscheers #DevNation”
3:38am - 02 Nov 2018


Vancouver gets back Nielsen, who had walked away from the Hitmen earlier this season
3:35am - 02 Nov 2018

Orr speaks...People listen

In fact, the Hall of Fame defenceman says he fully expects another lockout in the not-too-distant future. "My gut feeling is I'd be surprised if there's not," Orr said in an interview with The Canadian Press this week. The league and the NHL Players' Association signed a 10-year
12:53am - 02 Nov 2018


Sidney Crosby can't score if he doesn't have sticks, or at least that's what Marc-Andre Fleury was undoubedly thinking in a new CCM ad.
12:35am - 02 Nov 2018

Another Former Teammate Shares His Struggles. Thanks For Your Courage And Honesty Army.

The NHL veteran opens up about his transition to normal life and a front-office job with the Kings after 17 years of playing hockey
12:13am - 01 Nov 2018

Happy N.H.L. ‘oween

We wish everyone a safe and happy Halloween from your friends at the National Hockey League #HockeyHalloween
1:48am - 31 Oct 2018

What We Need More Of Right Now.....Overt Compassion

A moment of silence is held for the victims of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting, followed by an emotional performance of the national anthem and a special puck drop to honor the first responders before the Islanders and Penguins game in Pittsburgh.
10:33pm - 30 Oct 2018

True Teamwork


Our hearts are with Pittsburgh. Please join in the effort to support victims and families of Saturday's tragic shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue:”
7:45pm - 30 Oct 2018

Big News For The Betting World

“NHL Secures MGM as Official Sports Betting Partner via @gambling_com”

Southpaw on Twitter

“Preseason 1966
#RedWings vs #Bruins in Hamilton
..... keep your eye on #27 he has potential”

Injury Woes Continue In Vancouver. Canucks Confirm Sutter Out

“I don’t believe we’ll be seeing Sutter back tonight, or anytime soon. My suspicion is a separated right shoulder.”

Man, This Kid Is Good

Elias Pettersson blocks a shot, collects a pass from Brock Boeser and beats Devan Dubnyk on a breakaway to notch his second goal of the game

Virtanen's Quick Release Freezes Dubnyk

Jake Virtanen fires a wrist shot from the high slot that beats Devan Dubnyk, giving the Canucks a 2-1 lead on the power play

Granlund Lights It Up Early With Pretty Goal

Markus Granlund takes a great pass from Bo Horvat in the slot and rips a shot past Devan Dubnyk to open the scoring in the 1st period

Borowiecki Sits For 3 More

NEW YORK -- Ottawa Senators defenseman Mark Borowiecki has been suspended for three games, without pay, for an illegal check to the head of Vegas Golden Knights forward Cody Eakin during NHL Game No. 163 in Las Vegas on Sunday, Oct. 28, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.

Flames Burn Leafs As Toronto Gets Humbled By Calgary

Sean Monahan tallies on a power play in the 3rd and Elias Lindholm follows up 55 seconds later, giving the Flames a quick 2-0 lead
2:56am - 29 Oct 2018
All of the sticks that the NHL 2017-2018 players used
12:44am - 28 Oct 2018

Sullivan And Crosby Address The Terrorism In Pittsburgh

Mike Sullivan and Sidney Crosby send their condolences to all of the families affected by the shooting at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh Saturday morning.
11:59pm - 27 Oct 2018

Jersey Tops Panthers After Controversial Goal

Kyle Palmieri had a goal and an assist, Keith Kinkaid made 35 saves and the New Jersey Devils stopped a three-game slide by topping the Florida Panthers 3-2 on Saturday.
11:53pm - 27 Oct 2018

Oilers Strike It Rich In Tennessee Gold

Leon Draisaitl and Drake Caggiuila each scored twice and the Edmonton Oilers ended a 13-game losing streak against Nashville with a 5-3 victory Saturday.
11:49pm - 27 Oct 2018

The Boys Are Back In Town

Injured forwards Brock Boeser and Elias Pettersson will be back in the lineup for the Vancouver Canucks when they take on the Pittsburgh Penguins Saturday.
11:45pm - 27 Oct 2018

Back On Track, For Caps Anyway

Nicklas Backstrom drifts down the middle and beats Mike Smith with an impressive wrister, sealing a shootout victory for the Capitals
11:09pm - 27 Oct 2018

The Hockey Circles Family Is Deeply Saddened By Today's Horrific Events In Pittsburgh. Our Thoughts And Condolences To All Those Who Are Grieving At This Time

The Pittsburgh Penguins were in Vancouver prior to their game against the Vancouver Canucks at Rogers Arena on Saturday when they heard the news of a mass shooting in Pittsburgh.

"For the Love of the Game"

Former National Hockey League player Chris Joseph wants people to remember his son for his love of hockey and the smile he brought into every room. Jaxon Joseph, 21, was one of 16 people who died last spring when the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team bus and a semi-trailer collided at a Saskatchewan

Jack with the comeback!

This is the first year of Jack Eichel’s NHL career that he is not playing alongside Evander Kane and as soon as he left he decided to switch his number.
7:33am - 27 Oct 2018

The Byfuglien 500th. Detroit Stalls, But Jets Keep On Climbing

Dustin Byfuglien broke a tie with 6:45 remaining in the third period for his 500th NHL point to help the Winnipeg Jets to a 2-1 win against the Detroit Red Wings at Little Caesars Arena on Friday.
7:27am - 27 Oct 2018

Aho Has Record Night As Carolina Out-Shoots Sharks

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Sebastian Aho extended his season-opening point streak to 10 games when the Carolina Hurricanes defeated the San Jose Sharks 4-3 in a shootout at PNC Arena on Friday.
7:23am - 27 Oct 2018

Avs' Rantanen Takes NHL Points Lead After 4 Point Night

DENVER -- Matt Duchene scored two goals in his first game in Denver since his trade, but the Ottawa Senators lost to the Colorado Avalanche 6-3 at Pepsi Center on Friday.Mikko Rantanen had a goal and three assists to take over the NHL scoring lead with 20 points, and Nathan MacKinnon and Gabriel Landeskog each had a goal and two assists for the Avalanche (7-2-2). Philipp Grubauer, in his first home start, made 21 saves.
7:18am - 27 Oct 2018

Streaking Kucherov Has Golden Night In Vegas

LAS VEGAS -- Andrei Vasilevskiy made 29 saves and the Tampa Bay Lightning pushed their point streak to seven with a 3-2 win against the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on Friday.
1:13am - 27 Oct 2018

Lightning Lose Hedman In Vegas

Tampa Bay Lightning defenceman Victor Hedman left Friday's game against the Vegas Golden Knights with an apparent injury.
1:01am - 27 Oct 2018

Finnish Finish

Antti Suomela collects the puck, makes a move to beat Petr Mrazek and slides home his first career goal to open the scoring in the 1st
12:22am - 27 Oct 2018

Liam Maguire on Twitter

“Wheelin'​ Wednesday! Suspensions; old school vs new school thinking; helping hockey fans understand.”
12:19am - 27 Oct 2018

All Bets Are In.....Jersey

“New Jersey Devils to Open Sports Betting Theme Lounge via @gambling_com”
12:18am - 27 Oct 2018

Odds Are

“My Top 5 Best NHL Outright and Over/Under Picks for this Weekend via @gambling_com”
11:30pm - 26 Oct 2018

Max Pacioretty Gets A Wake Up Call

Max Pacioretty would head to the locker room after taking a stiff hit from Braydon Coburn.
8:13pm - 25 Oct 2018

Too Much Protection?

The NHL is trying to address concerns from goaltenders who have complaints about their new chest protectors.
8:01pm - 25 Oct 2018

No Mercy For Wilson

One week after his appeal hearing, Capitals forward Tom Wilson's 20-game suspension has been upheld by NHL commissioner Gary Bettman.
6:20am - 25 Oct 2018

Terrible Twos. Leafs Score Four To Beat Winnipeg

Frederik Andersen made 38 saves, including 20 in the 3rd period, as the Maple Leafs held on for a 4-2 win after a comeback bid from the Jets
6:08am - 25 Oct 2018

It's Bay Day In Colorado

Andrei Vasilevskiy made 23 saves and Nikita Kucherov scored the game's lone goal in the 3rd period as the Lightning blanked the Avalanche, 1-0
6:02am - 25 Oct 2018

Don't Shoot! Panthers Stun Islanders In OT

Mike Hoffman scored a power-play goal 33 seconds into overtime to give the Florida Panthers a 3-2 win against the New York Islanders at Barclays Center on Wednesday.
5:55am - 25 Oct 2018

Markstrom Out-Jousts Knights In Shootout

LAS VEGAS -- Bo Horvat scored two goals, and Jacob Markstrom made 33 saves for the Vancouver Canucks in a 3-2 shootout win against the Vegas Golden Knights at T-Mobile Arena on Wednesday.
10:54pm - 24 Oct 2018

Let The Games Begin

The Canucks embark on their second road trip of the year, beginning tonight against Vegas.
10:53pm - 24 Oct 2018

Leafs And Jets Set For Big Tilt In The 'Peg

Up here in Canada, a game between the Maple Leafs and Jets needs no extra sales push. But in the U.S., NBC is hoping hockey fans tune in to this all Canadian matchup.
10:16pm - 24 Oct 2018

The Hockey News Live : Episode 5

In this week's episode, Matt Larkin, Ken Campbell and Ryan Kennedy wonder if Auston Matthews will be offer-sheet material, whether Juuse Saros can steal Nashville's starting goalie job, whether the Kings are really this bad and the Senators are really this good, and more!
10:14pm - 24 Oct 2018

THN's Best Of The Bunch So Far

From high-scoring rookies to slow-starting veterans, the opening weeks of the NHL season has been full of surprises. Here are the players who are catching our eye, for better or worse.
10:12pm - 24 Oct 2018

A Well Deserved Honour For Stomping' Tom, Despite Ken Campbell's Insult To Canadian Songwriters

Stompin' Tom Connors' 'The Hockey Song' will be inducted into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame this weekend, but it's induction only highlights the lack of great tunes about our beloved game.
10:09pm - 24 Oct 2018

Borowiecki Gets The Boot

Ottawa Senators defenseman Mark Borowiecki has been suspended for one game, without pay, for elbowing Boston Bruins defenseman Urho Vaakanainen during NHL Game No. 125 in Ottawa on Monday, Oct. 23, the National Hockey League's Department of Player Safety announced today.
10:02pm - 24 Oct 2018

Some Great News Coming Out Of Jersey.

Brian Boyle said his cancer is in remission after receiving the results from his most recent blood test on Monday.
10:33pm - 23 Oct 2018

Can We Just Make OV An Official Canadian??

“The Capitals are spending their off day throwing axes in Whistler. Alex Ovechkin looks like a lumberjack.”
10:11pm - 23 Oct 2018

The Proper Penquin

The Penguins' superstars haven't shown signs of exiting their primes. But the only way to keep up with other emerging teams in the East is to get better goaltending. Healthy Murray might provide just that.
10:09pm - 23 Oct 2018

Dominant Duck

The Anaheim Ducks are ravaged by injuries, have been outshot regularly and their underlying numbers are awful. Yet, they're first in the Pacific, all thanks to goaltender John Gibson.
9:32pm - 23 Oct 2018

The Times They Are A Changin'

One was the runner-up for the Hart Trophy last season. One is tied for the league lead in scoring. One is the NHL’s reigning first star of the week. And together, Nathan MacKinnon, Mikko Rantanen and Gabriel Landeskog have formed one of the league’s best lines.
9:24pm - 23 Oct 2018

Tonight's Projected Lineups identifies daily projected lineups and starting goalies. Set your fantasy hockey rosters accordingly.
9:21pm - 23 Oct 2018

Sundin Picks Matthews, And He Ain't Lain-Eh......

Mats Sundin said there is no bias involved when he gives the slight edge to Toronto Maple Leafs forward Auston Matthews over Winnipeg Jets forward Patrick Laine in the debate over which of the top two picks in the 2016 NHL Draft picks is better.
9:17pm - 23 Oct 2018

Alexandar The Great To Appear At MSG Tonight

Alexandar Georgiev will make his second start of the season for the New York Rangers when they face the Florida Panthers at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday.
9:00pm - 23 Oct 2018

Canucks Finally Looking Back To The Future

Vancouver's best prospect is currently on the NHL roster and even though he's out with a concussion, Elias Pettersson is still the team's leading scorer. Beyond him, there's a lot to like about the Canucks' system and plenty of optimism they'll be contenders again when the rebuild is over.
7:50pm - 23 Oct 2018

Record Night For Capitals

Nicklas Backstrom, Alex Ovechkin and John Carlson each added to his list of NHL career accomplishments while helping the Washington Capitals defeat the Vancouver Canucks 5-2 at Rogers Arena on Monday.
7:45pm - 23 Oct 2018

Luck Of The Draw. Flyers Lose Raffl

Michael Raffl will be out approximately 4-6 weeks for the Philadelphia Flyers because of a lower-body injury.
1:41am - 23 Oct 2018

Adrian Dater on Twitter

“The Avalanche keep right on winning, for two big reasons -”
12:42am - 23 Oct 2018

Canucks Playing With Fire. Caps' Power Play Still Lethal

Caps Power Play Still Lethal; The Capitals own the top ranked power play through seven games, familiar territory for one of the NHL's best units
12:24am - 23 Oct 2018

Up To Their Old Tricks. Avalanche Continue Streaking In Philly

Mikko Rantanen nets Nathan MacKinnon's feed on the power play to push their season-opening point streaks to nine games, a new franchise record
12:13am - 23 Oct 2018

Ducks' First Ever Draft Pick Paul Kariya Honoured In Anaheim.

ANAHEIM -- Paul Kariya had his No. 9 jersey retired by the Anaheim Ducks before their game against the Buffalo Sabres at Honda Center on Sunday."I would say it's a dream come true, but it's far beyond any dream that I ever had," Kariya said.
12:02am - 23 Oct 2018

Cautious Optimism For Canucks And Fans

Leading rookie scorer Elias Pettersson skated with his teammates Monday morning for the first time since suffering a concussion on Oct. 13, and is expected to travel for road games this week.
11:59pm - 22 Oct 2018

Called To The Kings' Court

The Los Angeles Kings held a closed-door meeting that lasted almost 20 minutes after losing their fourth straight game Saturday.
7:50pm - 22 Oct 2018

Barry Trotz Relects On Charles Wang’s Passing

“"As an outsider and now being an insider, I do see what Charles has done on the Island and the passion he had for the Islanders and how proud he was of that. It's a somber day for the organization."

Barry Trotz addresses the media following today's practice:”

Jari who..???

Today is the 40th anniversary of Wayne Gretzky's first goal in professional hockey. Other than the Great One, there's likely no one who will celebrate the day more than Kevin Morrison of Sydney, N.S.
8:11pm - 20 Oct 2018
A Thank You For Tootoo
8:08pm - 20 Oct 2018

Voracek Puts Flyers Back In Front

Jakub Voracek skates in on an odd-man rush and makes a nifty move before sliding the puck past Keith Kinkaid to give the Flyers a 3-2 lead
8:04pm - 20 Oct 2018

Costly Injury For Predators

Pekka Rinne was placed on injured reserve by the Nashville Predators on Saturday because of an undisclosed injury.
7:06am - 20 Oct 2018

Preds Win, But Lose Rinne In The Process

CALGARY -- The Nashville Predators defeated the Calgary Flames 5-3 at Scotiabank Saddledome on Friday but lost goalie Pekka Rinne to injury.Rinne collided with forward Kevin Fiala when Calgary's Sam Bennett tied the score 3-3 at 2:20 of the third period. He remained in the game but left at 5:09 and was replaced by Juuse Saros, who stopped all nine shots he faced.
3:16am - 20 Oct 2018

Cranbrook's Bowen Byram

There is going to be a fantastic defencemen available near the top of next year's draft. Local boy, Bowen Byram is turning heads and the Canucks should kee...
12:39am - 20 Oct 2018

It Makes Perfect Sense.......Bad Drivers Make Me Late!

We've covered NHLers pet peeves in hockey, now we find out what bothers them outside the rink . . . in everyday life