Sabres Should Swap Ristolainen for Trouba

report this ad Arguably the most polarizing Buffalo Sabres player over the last three seasons, Rasmus Ristolainen is at a crossroads in his career in Buffalo. While boasting a booming slapshot and a penchant for physicality that makes fans drool, he has also been criticized by the analytics community. Rasmus Ristolainen appears to be at […]

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 […]

Jets’ Little Lapses Led to Loss Versus Lightning

To be the best, you have to beat the best. The Winnipeg Jets couldn’t beat the best on Tuesday night. Despite playing decent-to-good hockey for the majority of their game against the Tampa Bay Lightning, they left Amalie Arena with a lopsided 5-2 loss due to lapses they couldn’t afford to make against the league’s best team. […]

Jets’ Lowry Rightfully Suspended

The NHL Department of Player Safety has suspended Winnipeg Jets’ centre Adam Lowry two games for high sticking the Nashville Predators’ Filip Forsberg. Their decision is right on the money. Lowry’s High Stick Looked Deliberate Some, such as Mike McIntyre, described Lowry’s third-period infraction as “errant.” Really, though, it’s hard to see it in any […]

NHL News & Notes: Byfuglien, Byron, Weise & More

In today’s News & Notes, Dustin Byfuglien is injured and will miss the Winnipeg Jets’ upcoming road trip, the Montreal Canadiens have assigned Dale Weise to the Laval Rocket and activated Paul Byron from the injured reserve and both Brent Seabrook and Corey Crawford will remain in Chicago and not travel with the team to […]