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Sens Marc Methot Out for Weeks because of Crosby Slash

Sens Marc Methot Out for Weeks because of Crosby Slash

Marc Methot’s finger injury will have him sidelined for weeks. The Ottawa Senators defender finger was “shattered” on a nasty slash from Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby and part of his finger was severed. Warning: The images in the video below are very graphic. Ottawa Senators owner Eugene Melnyk was on TSN radio and clearly upset [...]

March 24, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

P.K. Subban’s Emotional Homecoming

P.K. Subban’s Emotional Homecoming

This wasn’t just an ordinary game. Last night P.K. Subban played in the Bell Centre for the first time since being traded to the Nashville Predators. It was an emotional night for him prior to the puck being dropped, the Canadiens organization put together a touching video tribute that was played to a standing ovation [...]

March 3, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

San Jose Sharks Acquire Jannik Hansen

San Jose Sharks Acquire Jannik Hansen

On Tuesday, the Vancouver Canucks traded Jannik Hansen to the San Jose Sharks. In return they acquired forward prospect Nikolay Goldobin and a conditional fourth-round 2017 pick. “They are a very good team that has a shot,” Hansen said of the Sharks. “That part is extremely exciting to me. The other side of that coin [...]

March 1, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

P.K. Subban to Receive Service Award from Canada’s Governor General

P.K. Subban to Receive Service Award from Canada’s Governor General

In the same week that P.K. Subban is slated to face off against his former team the NHL defenceman will receive the meritorious service award from the Governor General of Canada. Back in 2015, P.K. Subban pledged to raise $10 million for the Montreal Children’s Hospital, the biggest commitment by a sports figure in Canadian [...]

February 27, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Watch: Drouin’s Impressive OT Shift and Winning Goal

Watch: Drouin’s Impressive OT Shift and Winning Goal

In case you were too busy too watch the Lightning last night here is one of the most remarkable hockey shifts this season. The Tampa Bay Lightning won in overtime against the Colorado Avalanche thanks to Jonathan Drouin. Drouin got the winning goal after a long shift in which he twice stole the puck from [...]

February 20, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Canadiens Fire Michel Therrien, Name Claude Julien as Head Coach

Canadiens Fire Michel Therrien, Name Claude Julien as Head Coach

The Montreal Canadiens have relieved Michel Therrien of his duties and have hired Claude Julien as their new head coach. “I would like to sincerely thank Michel for his relentless work with the Montreal Canadiens over his eight seasons behind the bench, including the last five seasons when we worked together,” general manager Marc Bergevin [...]

February 15, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Patrick Marleau: 45th NHLer to Reach 500 Goals

Patrick Marleau: 45th NHLer to Reach 500 Goals

Last night, San Jose Sharks forward Patrick Marleau scored the 500th goal of his career. He has now become the 45th player in NHL history to accomplish the feat. Marleau reached the milestone with a power-play goal 9:30 into the game to help the San Jose Sharks defeat the Vancouver Canucks 4-1. “When you hit [...]

February 3, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

John Tortorella on a LeBron Hockey Crossover: ‘Not a chance’

John Tortorella on a LeBron Hockey Crossover: ‘Not a chance’

We’ve often heard about a LeBron football crossover but never a hockey one. It finally came up yesterday when Blue Jackets coach John Tortorella snuffed out the notion that James could make a crossover to the NHL during talk radio. “Not a chance,” Tortorella told 92.3 The Fan in Cleveland. “He can’t skate. He’s too [...]

January 19, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

NHL Unveils All-Star Game Jerseys

NHL Unveils All-Star Game Jerseys

With the NHL All-Star game fast approaching, the league has unveiled the four jerseys that the four teams representing each division will wear in the second running of the 3-on-3 tournament. The Pacific Division will wear the black-and-gray versions of the jerseys. The Atlantic Division will be in gold, the Central Division in purple, and [...]

January 11, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0

NHL Announces All-Star Rosters for 3-on-3 Tournament

NHL Announces All-Star Rosters for 3-on-3 Tournament

The NHL has announced its rosters for the 2017 NHL All-Star Game’s 3-on-3 tournament. The game format will again be a 3-on-3 tournament featuring a team from each of the NHL’s four divisions. A fan vote determined each division’s team captain and here is how Sidney Crosby, Carey Price, P.K. Subban, and Connor McDavid will [...]

January 10, 2017 admin Headlines, NHL 0