1. Matt Duchene and John Mitchell Likely Won't Play in This Series

    Avalanche coach Patrick Roy confirmed Saturday morning what Avs fans don't want to hear: leading scorer Matt Duchene likely won't play in this first-round playoff series against the Minnesota Wild ...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 5 hours ago 9 reads 0 comments

  2. Why Pittsburgh Penguins and Chicago Blackhawks Are Mirror Images of Each Other

    Though they have only played each other twice since December of 2011, the Pittsburgh Penguins have a lot in common with the reigning Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks...

    Joseph Sykes Written by Joseph Sykes about 7 hours ago 171 reads 0 comments

  3. Lucic Fined $5,000 for Spear on DeKeyser

    Milan Lucic is paying the price for his actions in Game 1 of the Boston Bruins' first-round series against the Detroit Red Wings...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 hours ago 371 reads 0 comments

  4. Bruins' Milan Lucic Fined $5K for 'Spearing' Danny DeKeyser

    From NHL : "Milan Lucic has been fined $5,000 for spearing Red Wings defenseman Danny DeKeyser." If I'm DD, I return the favour...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 6 hours ago 198 reads 0 comments

  5. Umberger Returns for Blue Jackets; Foligno Not Ready

    PITTSBURGH -- Columbus Blue Jackets forward RJ Umberger will return on Saturday, while forward Nick Foligno remains sidelined for at least one more game...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 7 hours ago 139 reads 0 comments

  6. R.J. Umberger Returns for Game 2 vs. PIT; Nick Foligno out

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  7. Lightning Sign Defenseman Jake Dotchin to Entry Level Contract

    TAMPA BAY – The Tampa Bay Lightning have signed defenseman Jake Dotchin to an entry-level contract today, vice president and general manager Steve Yzerman announced...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 7 hours ago 6 reads 0 comments

  8. Devils Have the Ideal Recruiter in Gionta If They Pursue Older Brother Brian

    The Devils will not be targeting a shootout specialist this summer, but that doesn't mean they won't be shopping for some offensive help...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 8 hours ago 37 reads 0 comments

  9. Paul Stastny Reminds Colorado Avalanche That He's Clearly a Keeper

    He is the longest-serving active player on the Avalanche , even though he's been traded about 7,185 times on hockey rumor websites...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 9 hours ago 50 reads 0 comments

  10. Chicago Blackhawks: 5 Keys to Evening Up the Series vs. St. Louis Blues

    The Chicago Blackhawks are in need of a win Saturday to even up their Western Conference first-round series with the St. Louis Blues ...

    Jon Fromi Written by Jon Fromi about 9 hours ago 150 reads 0 comments

  11. VIDEO: Milan Lucic Slashes Danny DeKeyser Between the Legs

    Goals were hard to come by in the first two periods of a physical Game 1 between the Boston Bruins and Detroit Red Wings...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 10 hours ago 624 reads 0 comments

  12. NHL Players with the Most to Gain in the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs

    The fortunes of NHL players ebb and flow all year long. The playoffs offer an even greater degree of risk and reward because the stakes are higher. There are players who have been in the NHL for 15 years without winning a Stanley Cup...

    Allan Mitchell Written by Allan Mitchell about 19 hours ago 2,331 reads 2 comments

  13. Lightning Face Tough Task After Two Home Losses to Canadiens

    TAMPA -- After two losses at home and with their next two games to be played in front of one of the NHL 's most raucous crowds, the Tampa Bay Lightning have their work cut out for them...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 10 hours ago 11 reads 0 comments

  14. Blackhawks Look to Rebound Against Blues in Stanley Cup Playoffs

    ST. LOUIS -- At a time when a less experienced team might dwell on missed opportunities and be shattered after losing a Stanley Cup Playoff game in triple overtime, the Chicago Blackhawks ...

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  15. Pavel Datsyuk's Magic Lifts Red Wings in Game 1 as Bruins' Offense Disappears

    After two periods Friday night, this is what NBC analysts Jeremy Roenick and Keith Jones had to say about the scoreless game between the Detroit Red Wings and Boston Bruins: Roenick: "I think their speed is starting to overpower Boston...

    Adrian Dater Written by Adrian Dater about 21 hours ago 10,291 reads 77 comments

  16. Montreal Canadiens' Defence Suffocates Lightning to Take Control of Series

    If it weren ’t for the fact that the players, jerseys and coaches were the same, it would have been easy to believe that Game 1 and Game 2 in the first-round series between ...

    Jonathan Willis Written by Jonathan Willis about 21 hours ago 2,620 reads 5 comments

  17. John Tortorella Is Still a Big Reason the New York Rangers Are Having Success

    NEW YORK — The difference between watching the 2013-14 New York Rangers and incarnations of Rangers teams coached by John Tortorella the previous four seasons is the difference ...

    Dave  Lozo Written by Dave Lozo about 1 day ago 8,603 reads 34 comments

  18. Carolina Hurricanes' Complete Guide to the 2014 NHL Offseason

    The Carolina Hurricanes have one goal for the 2014 offseason: to make the changes that will end the team's five-year playoff drought in the 2014-15 NHL season...

    Mark Jones Written by Mark Jones about 1 day ago 640 reads 3 comments

  19. Joel Quenneville Fined $25,000 for Inappropriate Conduct

    Chicago Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville has been fined $25,000 following an inappropriate gesture made during Thursday night's Stanley Cup playoff loss to the St...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 1 day ago 16,479 reads 24 comments

  20. Detroit Red Wings vs. Boston Bruins Game 1: Live Score and Highlights

    The Detroit Red Wings needed to win one game in Boston to get on track for an upset in their first-round series with the Bruins, and they got that victory in the first game...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 1 day ago 10,999 reads 30 comments

  21. Gonchar: Refs Missed Penalty That Led to Ducks' Game-Winning Goal

    Dallas defenseman Sergei Gonchar took issue with Andrew Cogliano's game-winning goal in Friday's 3-2 loss to Anaheim, saying the Ducks forward should've been whistled for a penalty prior to scoring his shorthanded marker...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 18 hours ago 23 reads 0 comments

  22. Getzlaf Has Goal, Assist as Ducks Down Stars to Take 2-0 Series Lead

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 18 hours ago 13 reads 0 comments

  23. Modano: Stars Need More from Benn, Lehtonen and Seguin

    Dallas franchise legend and current alternate governor Mike Modano was NHL on NBC's live guest tweeter on Friday night and, following the Stars ' 3-2 loss in Anaheim , said the ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 18 hours ago 18 reads 0 comments

  24. Blues Look to Overcome Fatigue in Game 2

    Just a few days ago, Blues captain David Backes was wearing a walking boot. In Thursday's 4-3 triple-overtime victory over Chicago in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs, Backes saw 33 minutes, 33 seconds of ice time...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 18 hours ago 48 reads 0 comments

  25. Cogliano: Goal 'Probably the Biggest of My Career'

    #NHLDucks Cogliano called his shorthanded goal "probably the biggest of my career." Credited Getzlaf for the assist on the play...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 18 hours ago 7 reads 0 comments