On the Beat: Kessel still out and Avery gets reputation call

What team beat writers are saying this afternoon: No Phil Kessel (undisclosed) for the Bruins tonight.  He is expected back next week. Mike Keenan was not in a good mood after last night’s loss.  Flames fans need to relax.  This team isn’t “tanking,” if anything, they are playing a lot better defensively. Who will man the […]

Posted by Richard Pollock in Boston Bruins,Calgary Flames,Dallas Stars,New Jersey Devils,New York Rangers,On the Beat,Washington Capitals on March 31, 2009

Monday Night Scores

    FINAL T         FINAL T   New Jersey  0          San Jose  2   NY Rangers  3          Calgary  1  Game Scoresheet       Game Scoresheet Game Threads:       Game Threads: In Lou We Trust Blueshirt Banter        Fear the […]

Posted by David Minuk in Atlantic Division,Calgary Flames,Dallas Stars,Eastern Conference,Game Report,General NHL,New Jersey Devils,New York Rangers,Northwest Division,Pacific Division,Phoenix Coyotes,San Jose Sharks,Teams,Western Conference on March 30, 2009

Stories from around the Blogosphere

  Are the NY Islanders already looking for Free Agents?  Would you sign in Long Island right now? Update around the Sens world.  Flyers fans are upset with the B’s play by play announcer, Jack Edwards.  His laugh is rather maniacal. Preds a lock to achieve key attendance goal.  Impressive that with all the talk […]

Posted by David Minuk in Atlanta Thrashers,Atlantic Division,Boston Bruins,Central Division,Chicago Blackhawks,Colorado Avalanche,Dallas Stars,Eastern Conference,Game Report,General NHL,Los Angeles Kings,New York Islanders,News You Can Use,Northeast Division,Northwest Division,Ottawa Senators,Pacific Division,Philadelphia Flyers,Southeast Division,St.Louis Blues,Teams,Vancouver Canucks,Western Conference on March 30, 2009

Saturday Night Scores

     FINAL OT T         FINAL T   Los Angeles  3         Boston  7    Nashville  4          Toronto  5  Game Scoresheet       Game Scoresheet Game Threads:       Game Threads: Battle of California On the Forecheck        Stanley Cup […]

Posted by David Minuk in Atlanta Thrashers,Atlantic Division,Boston Bruins,Calgary Flames,Carolina Hurricanes,Central Division,Columbus Blue Jackets,Dallas Stars,Eastern Conference,Florida Panthers,Game Report,General NHL,Los Angeles Kings,Minnesota Wild,Montreal Canadiens,Nashville Predators,New Jersey Devils,New York Islanders,Northeast Division,Northwest Division,Ottawa Senators,Pacific Division,Philadelphia Flyers,Phoenix Coyotes,San Jose Sharks,Southeast Division,St.Louis Blues,Teams,Toronto Maple Leafs,Western Conference on March 28, 2009

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

Wednesday Night Scores

    FINAL T         FINAL OT T   New Jersey  2          Chicago  3    Carolina  4          Columbus  4  Game Scoresheet       Game Scoresheet Game Recaps:       Game Recaps: In Lou We Trust Canes Country        Second City […]

Posted by David Minuk in Anaheim Ducks,Atlantic Division,Calgary Flames,Carolina Hurricanes,Central Division,Chicago Blackhawks,Columbus Blue Jackets,Dallas Stars,Eastern Conference,Game Report,General NHL,Nashville Predators,New Jersey Devils,Northwest Division,Pacific Division,Southeast Division,Teams,Western Conference on March 18, 2009