Hinostroza scores SO winner, Coyotes hand Oilers 5th straight loss

Vinnie Hinostroza scored the shootout winner, adding to a goal in regulation, as the Arizona Coyotes came away with a 3-2 victory on Tuesday over an Edmonton Oilers team missing star forward Connor McDavid with the flu. Josh Archibald also scored for the Coyotes (27-28-5), who have won four of their last six games. Adam Larsson and Ryan… Read More »

Blues down Leafs in OT for franchise-best 11th straight win

Ryan O’Reilly scored 34 seconds into overtime and the St. Louis Blues beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 3-2 on Tuesday night for their franchise-record 11th straight win. Jaden Schwartz and Colton Parayko also scored and Tyler Bozak had two assists for the Blues. Jordan Binnington made 29 saves to win his ninth straight, extending the longest winning streak… Read More »

Canadiens snap 4-game skid with win over Blue Jackets

Tomas Tatar scored the go-ahead goal in the third period and the Montreal Canadiens held on to defeat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 on Tuesday. The victory, Montreal’s first since Feb. 4, ended a four-game losing streak for the Canadiens (32-21-7). Paul Byron and Max Domi also scored for Montreal and Carey Price made 30 saves. Sergei Bobrovsky… Read More »

Barkov back into bag of tricks, buries another breathtaking goal

Video The Panthers captain found his way back onto the highlight reel, scoring his 2nd incomprehensible goal of the week in Florida’s 4-2 win over Buffalo on Tuesday. Social Sharing February 20 The Panthers captain found his way back onto the highlight reel, scoring his 2nd incomprehensible goal of the week in Florida’s 4-2 win over Buffalo on… Read More »

Lightning’s Louis Domingue makes wild windmill kick save

Video Tampa Bay backup netminder Louis Domingue robbed Flyers forward Jakub Voracek with an incredible pad save on Tuesday night. Social Sharing February 20 Tampa Bay backup netminder Louis Domingue robbed Flyers forward Jakub Voracek with an incredible pad save on Tuesday night. 0:28

Cherry amused by Canes’ ‘Bunch of Jerks’ shirts, still against celebrations

Don Cherry doesn’t think the Carolina Hurricanes are very funny. But he admits their shirts are. The TV hockey commentator called the Hurricanes a “bunch of jerks” on Saturday night when sharply criticizing their elaborate post-game celebrations at PNC Arena in Raleigh, N.C. The next day the team started selling a shirt with the phrase emblazoned across the… Read More »

Jets coach hoping absence will make the team grow stronger

Coach Paul Maurice admits he wasn’t exactly a treat to be around. And, quite frankly, his players weren’t having a lot of fun either. And so the unusual decision was made to give everyone a bit more breathing room with two straight days off following Saturday’s 4-3 overtime loss to the Ottawa Senators. It was the second defeat… Read More »

Still injured, Jets’ Dustin Byfuglien to miss 3-game road trip

Winnipeg Jets defenceman Dustin Byfuglien will miss the team’s three-game road trip this week because of a lower-body injury, coach Paul Maurice confirmed on Tuesday. The Jets play at Colorado on Wednesday, at Vegas on Friday and at Arizona on Sunday. Byfuglien, 33, already has missed 22 of Winnipeg’s 59 games this season with injuries and hasn’t played… Read More »

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 Detroit. Related: NHL… Read More »

Errant pucks and a flippin’ bobsled led to these OMG moments

The Rule of Three was alive and well this past weekend, and a lucky trio couldn’t be happier. That’s how many close calls there were on the ice, where errant pucks and a speeding sled narrowly avoided causing significant injury. None, though, were worse for wear, and left us with some pretty cool video: Johnny Cool On Saturday, the… Read More »