Intriguing observations from the ‘Hockey World’ and ‘Three Periods’
The Edmonton Journal's Jim Matheson's main Hockey World column is a good read, discussing the post-firing life of coaches who rebounded in their own ways in Tom Renney and Rick Bowness, but his "Short Shifts" are probably more pertinent:
Canadiens fete Koivu
As NHL.com's Sean Farrell notes, the Montreal Canadiens honored former captain Saku Koivu for his service to the team on Thursday night:
Clayton Stoner hit sends Max Pacioretty to the hospital
Clayton Stoner hit Max Pacioretty during the third period of the Montreal Canadiens' 2-1 loss to Stoner's Anaheim Ducks...
And this is not good, nor is...Well...
Par mesure préventive, Max Pacioretty a été en...
Colorado Avalanche: News From Around the NHL December 19th, 2014
ICYMI: An article about Pickard. [NHL.com]
There were no great expectations for Calvin Pickard when he reported to Colorado Avalanche training camp in September, not with Vezina Trophy finalist Semyon...
Game Review: Game #32, Carolina Hurricanes 4 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs 1
It’s not a particularly shocking revelation: The Leafs have enough talent to beat any team in this League, but they can be made to look awful by much less talented teams if they think that alone is going to be enough on any given night. They...
Frozen Royalty Video: Gaborik, Kopitar, Sutter Interviews After LA Kings Comeback To Beat St. Louis, 6-4
LOS ANGELES — On a night when the Los Angeles Kings were looking forward to facing their opponent considerably more than usual, it looked like they were going to fall flat on their faces. Indeed, after a third period blitz led the St. Louis ...
Paul Stewart: My Loyalty is to the Game
Follow Paul on Twitter: @paulstewart22
Not too long ago, I had a KHL "boss" ask me "Who are you loyal to here in the KHL?"
My response was simple. I said, "I have appreciation for Mr. Timchenko and Mr. Medvedev, The Chairman and the President of...
Meltzer’s Musings: Flyers Finish Five-Point Homestand
FLYERS FINISH FIVE-POINT HOMESTAND WITH A SHOOTOUT LOSS TO FLORIDA, 2-1
In a game that largely similar to Tuesday's low-energy, low-scoring affair that ended in a 3-1 loss to Tampa Bay, the Philadelphia Flyers managed to take one point from a 2-1...
Habs lose Pacioretty after hit into boards
The Canadiens were instantly deflated when Max Pacioretty went down with an injury. Montreal lost its top scorer and then the game as the league-best Ducks won 2-1.
Flyers Postgame: Neutral Zone Infraction
If you can’t defend and you can’t attack, than you should at least be able to neutralize, right? Wait, is that how it even works? For the most part of tonight’s game between the Philadelphia Flyers and Florida Panthers, the num...