Columbus Blue Jackets winger Nick Foligno and Minnesota Wild center Mikael Granlund got their names in the record book Tuesday night, and it’s hard to imagine a scenario in which the two players won’t be linked forever after tying the record for fastest goals by two teams when the... Read more
Jack Eichel may not be the leading rookie scorer, but the Buffalo Sabres freshman continues to show on a near nightly basis why he was selected with the second-overall pick. Eichel, 18, keeps finding his way onto the highlight reel, and he did it again Tuesday with a dazzling... Read more
After dressing in the past four games for the Washington Capitals, Zach Sill might find himself watching from the press box for a few contests after he levelled Boston Bruins defenseman Adam McQuaid with a hit from behind Tuesday. Sill’s hit on McQuaid came less than five minutes into... Read more
Minnesota Wild captain Mikko Koivu was forced out of Tuesday’s game against the Columbus Blue Jackets, but he could be sidelined longer following a scary collision with the boards. Little more than a minute into Tuesday’s game, Koivu chipped the puck behind the Blue Jackets defense and gave chase... Read more
HELSINKI, FINLAND – . That was my exact thought as Kasperi Kapanen made his way around the net, en route to a wraparound goal that set a nation on fire as Finland won world junior gold on home ice. The Toronto Maple Leafs prospect had the speed, while a... Read more
Face it: the Jaromir Jagr love train has been awfully crowded this season. But rightfully so. He’s not just the apple of our eye because he passed Marcel Dionne in goals and has a strong chance to overtake Gordie Howe in points before the year is up. We don’t... Read more
Jaromir Jagr, 43, has reached that fun stage of his career where he’s as much myth as he is man. He’s rapidly ascending the all-time scoring ranks thanks to a massive library of highlight-reel offensive plays over the past two-and-a-half decades. He has a real chance to pass Gordie... Read more
Anyone who has grown up in Canada can tell you that there’s almost countless places they’ve thrown on a pair of skates and played hockey. There’s outdoor rinks at community centers, frozen-over ponds and lakes and even the lucky ones who’ve had a backyard rink to play on until... Read more
With Jarome Iginla scoring his 600th goal last night and Shane Doan on something of an offensive tear of late, we thought it would be interesting to reconfigure the 1995 draft, the one in which Iginla was taken 11th overall and Doan seventh. Here’s how we’d do it all... Read more
Canadiens goaltender Carey Price has missed Montreal’s past 17 games and has been on the shelf for nearly six weeks. Though he’s making progress in his recovery, Canadiens coach Michel Therrien says his superstar netminder won’t be in goal for Montreal yet. “His rehab is going well,” Therrien said... Read more