Florida’s Jaromir Jagr, as you may have heard, is celebrating his 44th birthday today, and to mark the occasion he’ll lace up his skates as the Panthers take on the Pittsburgh Penguins. When he suits up tonight, Jagr will become the fifth oldest skater to ever dress in an... Read more
Pekka Rinne is a three-time Vezina Trophy finalist and has been the Predators’ starting goaltender for the past eight seasons. But when Nashville takes the ice Monday evening, they’ll be lead out onto the ice by goaltender Carter Hutton. That may not seem like big news, and backup goaltenders... Read more
The Florida Panthers have been shutout twice in their past four games and finding offense isn’t going to be any easier without Brandon Pirri. Pirri, 24, has 11 goals this season, but he’s expected to miss to some time after suffering an ankle injury on a scary play. Read more
Patrice Bergeron, 30, has missed each of the Bruins past two games, but it appears concern that Boston’s leading scorer is out with a concussion can be put to rest. According to the Boston Herald’s Steve Conroy, Bergeron missed Sunday’s game with “an apparent ankle injury,” and he remains... Read more
Buffalo Sabres winger Evander Kane won’t be suiting up Tuesday against the Ottawa Senators due to a team-imposed suspension. Kane, 24, found himself in hot water Monday after he reportedly slept in and missed Monday’s practice. Coach Dan Bylsma delivered the news to media after the Sabres practiced, and,... Read more
Tampa Bay Lightning GM Steve Yzerman can add “rumor killer” to his already impressive resume. With the trade deadline approaching, there was rampant speculation that Lightning captain Steven Stamkos, who is set to become an unrestricted free agent at season’s end, could be sent packing if Tampa Bay believed... Read more
For much of this season, conventional wisdom among NHL pundits assumed Tampa Bay Lightning forward Steven Stamkos wouldn’t be moved before the Feb. 29 trade deadline. Despite the absence of a new contract for the 26-year-old sniper, Lightning GM Steve Yzerman wasn’t expected to put his superstar on the... Read more
For the first time since her tragic injury, Denna Laing was back out on ice with her Boston Pride teammates Read more
There’s a lot of hockey to be played in 2016, but we might not have to worry about looking for a save of the year anymore thanks to Toledo Walleye goaltender Jeff Lerg. In ECHL action Sunday, Lerg’s Walleye were up against the Fort Wayne Komets and after regulation... Read more
Years from now, when New York Rangers center Derek Stepan thinks about his 100th career goal, he’ll remember that it held up as a game-winning marker. And there’s little doubt he’ll recall the pass that set it up because it was a magnificent effort by Mats Zuccarello that put... Read more