Ondrej Pavelec was on his game tonight for the Winnipeg Jets, stopping 28 of 29 Pittsburgh shots. At 18:22 of the second period, the Penguins scored their only goal of the game on a point shot from defenseman Zybanek Michalek. It is arguable that Pavelec should have earned a shutout as it was questionable whether […]
Audio from Pens goalie Marc-Andre Fleury, Manitoba product Arron Asham and Pittsburgh coach Dan Bylsma.
Yesterday on the Illegal Curve Hockey Show we had Andrew Gross (Twitter: @AGrossRecord) of The Bergen Record on to talk about the latest news regarding the New York Rangers. For more of Andrew’s writings about the Rangers, you can see his blog Ranger Rants. Here is some of the insight Andrew was able to give […]
Some may think that tonight’s Flyers/Panthers tilt will say a lot about the Panthers–I disagree, and explain why after the jump.
You may hate the trap but it is hard to argue against its effectiveness. Read more after the jump.
There are only two games on the schedule tonight. In fact, the schedule is fairly light until Thursday, but here are tonight’s contests: New York Rangers at New Jersey Devils These teams don’t like each other and never have. Tonight’s game marks the second of the season for the Devils, after the team was dominated […]
Defending Stanley Cup Champion Pittsburgh Penguins. How does that sound? Well if you are the city of Pittsburgh it sounded pretty good this summer but the 2008-09 season is over and it is time to focus on defending your title. Now the Pens are looking to become the first team since the Detroit Red Wings […]
The Philadelphia Flyers had a promising 2008-2009 campaign. They were able to score consistently, get solid blue-line production, and win in spite of average goaltending. The Flyers finished fifth in the Eastern Conference and lost to Pittsburgh in the first round despite outplaying the eventual Stanley Cup champions. This year, the Flyers should improve, as […]