Thursday Night Scores

    Apparently Florida fans are happy to see the Kostitsyns reunited.  Now those are twins!! Marty Turco is unhappy with his level of play. An interesting hockey innovation, Marsh Pegs.  I did not know that. Canes beat writer is back on the road. Should he stay or should he go?  That is the question many are […]

Posted by David Minuk in Atlanta Thrashers,Atlantic Division,Calgary Flames,Central Division,Columbus Blue Jackets,Dallas Stars,Eastern Conference,Edmonton Oilers,Florida Panthers,Game Report,General NHL,Los Angeles Kings,Montreal Canadiens,Nashville Predators,New York Rangers,Northeast Division,Northwest Division,Pacific Division,Philadelphia Flyers,Phoenix Coyotes,San Jose Sharks,Southeast Division,St.Louis Blues,Tampa Bay Lightning,Teams,Vancouver Canucks,Western Conference on March 26, 2009

Tuesday Night Scores

Gillett playing monopoly with Canadiens stock.  SEC files an injunction against Boots‘ accomplice. Ryan Kesler’s agent refutes Kesler’s statement of taking a hometown discount. Blues pre-game inspirational speeches. Appreciating Jamie Langenbrunner. Carolina Hurricanes winning streaks and attendance peaks. Is Nathan Horton ready to carry the load?     FINAL SO T         FINAL […]

Posted by David Minuk in Anaheim Ducks,Atlanta Thrashers,Atlantic Division,Central Division,Columbus Blue Jackets,Dallas Stars,Detroit Red Wings,Eastern Conference,Edmonton Oilers,Game Report,General NHL,Los Angeles Kings,Montreal Canadiens,Nashville Predators,New York Rangers,Northeast Division,Northwest Division,Pacific Division,Southeast Division,St.Louis Blues,Tampa Bay Lightning,Teams,Toronto Maple Leafs,Vancouver Canucks,Washington Capitals,Western Conference on March 24, 2009

Saturday Night Scores

After 4 hours of baseball drafting its time to focus on hockey again.   Blackhawks Eager suspended for three games. Caps coach: Ovechkin celebration won’t happen again. Brad Richards breaks hand in return. Rangers chemistry far from uns-avery. Betteman: Ban on fighting ‘not going to happen’. No. 1 pick is not Isles priority. Elias clears […]

Posted by David Minuk in Anaheim Ducks,Atlanta Thrashers,Atlantic Division,Buffalo Sabres,Carolina Hurricanes,Central Division,Columbus Blue Jackets,Dallas Stars,Eastern Conference,Florida Panthers,Game Report,General NHL,Montreal Canadiens,New York Islanders,New York Rangers,Northeast Division,Northwest Division,Ottawa Senators,Pacific Division,Phoenix Coyotes,San Jose Sharks,Southeast Division,Tampa Bay Lightning,Teams,Toronto Maple Leafs,Vancouver Canucks,Washington Capitals,Western Conference on March 21, 2009

Friday Night Scores

  NHL awards show moves to Vegas.  St. Louis Blues say forward Keith Tkachuk is OK after injury scare. Martin Brodeur is closing in on another record. Hockey surviving, barely, on rebuilding Gulf Coast.     FINAL T         FINAL T   Minnesota  0          NY Islanders  4    […]

Posted by David Minuk in Atlanta Thrashers,Buffalo Sabres,Calgary Flames,Carolina Hurricanes,Central Division,Chicago Blackhawks,Detroit Red Wings,Edmonton Oilers,Game Report,General NHL,Los Angeles Kings,New Jersey Devils,New York Islanders,Northeast Division,Northwest Division,Pacific Division,Pittsburgh Penguins,Southeast Division,St.Louis Blues,Teams,Western Conference on March 20, 2009

Tuesday Night Scores

Tonight was the final game in the 3 game Red Wings mini-pack that I purchased with a buddy and tonight’s game was a doozy between the Red Wings and Flyers.  Prior to the game the Wings honoured Kirk Maltby for his 1000th game in the NHL (he played the game in February).  Interestingly tonight was Kris Draper’s […]

Posted by David Minuk in Atlanta Thrashers,Atlantic Division,Buffalo Sabres,Central Division,Chicago Blackhawks,Colorado Avalanche,Dallas Stars,Detroit Red Wings,Eastern Conference,Edmonton Oilers,Florida Panthers,Game Report,General NHL,Minnesota Wild,Montreal Canadiens,New Jersey Devils,New York Rangers,Northeast Division,Northwest Division,Ottawa Senators,Pacific Division,Philadelphia Flyers,Phoenix Coyotes,Pittsburgh Penguins,San Jose Sharks,Southeast Division,St.Louis Blues,Teams,Toronto Maple Leafs,Vancouver Canucks,Washington Capitals,Western Conference on March 18, 2009

OTB: Lots of rosters notes for tonight’s important games

What team beat writers are saying this afternoon: Here’s how the Bruins lined up at practice today.  They need to get back to their defensive ways.  The Bruins looked out of sorts against Pittsburgh on the weekend. Mikael Tellqvist starts tonight for the Sabres.  Surprised it took this long for him to get his first […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in Atlanta Thrashers,Boston Bruins,Buffalo Sabres,Carolina Hurricanes,Columbus Blue Jackets,Florida Panthers,Minnesota Wild,Montreal Canadiens,New Jersey Devils,New York Rangers,On the Beat,Pittsburgh Penguins,Washington Capitals on March 17, 2009

Monday Night Scores

I’m back from what felt like 3 months in Vegas.  Most significant bet I won (if it can be called that) was Louisville over Syracuse (down by 8 at the half and ended up winning by 10 with a 7.5 spread).  Swam with Mel B of Spice Girl fame at the Planet Hollywood pool.  Saw […]

Posted by David Minuk in Atlanta Thrashers,Central Division,Eastern Conference,Game Report,General NHL,Los Angeles Kings,Nashville Predators,Pacific Division,Southeast Division,Teams,Washington Capitals,Western Conference on March 17, 2009

OTB: Tortorella already has problems with Zherdev, Halak starts tomorrow and Arnott appears to have concussion

What team beat writers are saying this afternoon: The Bruins lines from practice today.  Will the Bruins be able to carry some momentum after defeating Ottawa? The Sabres feel good about themselves heading into tomorrow’s game versus Atlanta.  If you are a serious playoff contender, you have to beat Atlanta at home. Martin Havlat is slated to […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in Atlanta Thrashers,Boston Bruins,Buffalo Sabres,Chicago Blackhawks,Columbus Blue Jackets,Montreal Canadiens,Nashville Predators,New York Rangers,On the Beat on March 13, 2009