NHL News & Notes: Price, Wheeler & More

report this ad In today’s News & Notes, Carey Price set the all-time win record for a Montreal Canadiens’ netminder, Blake Wheeler was absent from practice Wednesday and Robin Lehner returned to practice Related: NHL News & Notes: Eichel, Grzelcyk & Voracek Price Sets Canadiens’ Franchise Wins Record With his 3-1 victory against the Detroit […]

NHL News & Notes: Green, Lehner & More

In today’s News & Notes, Mike Green is out for the remainder of the season with a virus, Robin Lehner is considered day-to-day with an upper-body injury and the New Jersey Devils will be without Nico Hischier and Jesper Bratt who are both dealing with injuries. Related: NHL News & Notes: Johansson, Ferland & More […]

NHL News & Notes: Marcus Johansson, Micheal Ferland & More

In today’s News & Notes, Marcus Johansson is still in the hospital after leaving Tuesday’s game with an injury, Micheal Ferland left the same game with an injury after fighting and Robin Lehner left Tuesday’s game with an injury. Related: NHL News & Notes: Sparks, Sutter & More Johansson Hospitalized After Big Hit In a season […]

Flames Options for Replacing Smith

The 2018-19 Calgary Flames are a terrific scoring team whose most likely fatal weakness remains in net. Namely, they need a more reliable backup or “1B” goalie than 36-year-old Mike Smith. In a 3-1 loss on Dec. 22 against the St. Louis Blues, Smith proved his doubters correct again, letting in two questionable goals. Calgary Flames […]

Former Beauts Goalie Kelsey Neumann Helping to Lift the Mask

From a young age we are often taught “never let ’em see you cry.” It does not stop there. Additional phrases — while certainly intended to be positive — are tossed around too loosely and end up masking what lies underneath. Athletes especially have heard the adages “keep cool under pressure”, “don’t let them see […]

7 Biggest NHL Players in Today’s Game

In today’s NHL, speed dominates. No longer can teams roster slow, hulking defensemen capable of obstructing opponents into submission. But, if a player has speed and size, they can be lethal. According to Hockey-Graphs, the average NHLer stands six-foot-one and weighs 201 pounds (as of the 2014-15 season). When compared to the average NHL player […]

Sabres Botterill Has Big Decisions Looming

Rookie general manager Jason Botterill will be desperate to prevent his Buffalo Sabres from finishing last, again, in April 2019. However, he’s going to have to be one of professional sports’ busiest executives in the next six months to prevent such a fate; and he’ll have to be both good and lucky. There are several […]

Selling Sabres Searching for Deadline Deals

With less than three weeks until the NHL trade deadline, Buffalo Sabres fans anxiously await a much-needed purge of the current roster. With several players set to hit free agency this summer, Jason Botterill will look to acquire future assets for players on expiring contracts. Leading up to the 2017-18 season, supporters of the blue […]