Arizona Coyotes defenseman Jarred Tinordi will miss the remainder of the 2015-16 season after being handed a 20-game suspension for violating the NHL’s performance enhancing substances program. The NHL announced Tinordi’s suspension Wednesday afternoon, adding that the 24-year-old’s suspension will be “accompanied by mandatory referral to the NHL/NHLPA Program... Read more
The Carolina Hurricanes simply won’t go away in the Eastern Conference wild-card race, and even when it looks like they’re about to fall too far out of contention for the final wild-card spot, the Hurricanes pull off a bit of magic to stay within striking distance of the playoffs.... Read more
The Vancouver Canucks announced last night that the team was bringing over 6-foot-8, 240-pound Russian defenseman Nikita Tryamkin for the rest of the season. This will be fun for Canucks fans, since the team’s three wins in its past 10 games doomed any playoff hopes from here on out.... Read more
The New York Rangers have been without star netminder Henrik Lundqvist for the past three games, but if you didn’t know any better you would have thought the ‘King’ himself, not Antti Raanta, was manning the net Tuesday night when the Blueshirts took on Buffalo. Raanta, 26, was tested... Read more
John-Michael Liles has spent most of his career as a clean hockey player. He’s a swift puck-moving defenseman who has never gotten mixed up in the rough stuff too much. He has no history of supplemental discipline from the NHL. He’s an extremely pleasant interview, talkative and sincere. But... Read more
The Montreal Canadiens’ playoff hopes are slim to say the least, and they were further dashed Tuesday when right winger Brendan Gallagher’s injury timeline was revealed via the team’s Twitter account. He’s expected to miss two to three weeks after sustaining a lower-body injury during Saturday’s game against the Winnipeg... Read more
With how tight the Pacific Division race is right now, Monday night in Calgary was an incredibly important game for San Jose. And in a game the Sharks should very well have lost — a contest in which they were outshot 48-23 — Martin Jones made 47 saves and... Read more
The overwhelming favorite to be the first overall pick in the NHL draft this summer is on the verge of seeing his season end shockingly early. With his Zurich squad losing 4-3 in overtime today, Auston Matthews and his team find themselves facing a playoff upset of enormous proportions... Read more
Jimmy Howard lost his starting job to Petr Mrazek early on this season, but the veteran netminder looks like he’ll get a shot at taking back his crease thanks to Mrazek’s recent dip in performance. When the Red Wings square off against the Columbus Blue Jackets Tuesday, Howard will... Read more
Flames first-year defenseman Jakub Nakladal nearly suffered one of the worst injuries imaginable this past weekend when he caught a high stick in the eye. During Calgary’s contest against Pittsburgh Saturday, Nakladal, 28, was retreating into the Flames’ zone to recover a puck that had been dumped in when... Read more