Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. • Shayne Gostisbehere is getting his own beer. • If we’re talking about best defensemen in the NHL, it’s time to start including
It’s been known for a while, but John Scott made it official on Wednesday that’s he’s retired. Writing on The Players’ Tribune, Scott announced that he’s now focusing on his new full-time job: stay-at-home dad for his four daughters. Undrafted out of Michigan Tech, Scott signed his first contract with
Jaden Schwartz of the St. Louis Blues celebrates after scoring the game-winning goal in overtime against the Montreal Canadiens on December 6, 2016, at Scottrade Center in St. Louis. Schwartz scored twice, including the overtime winner as the Blues clawed back from a 2-0 deficit to beat the Montreal
Philip Larsen of the Vancouver Canucks is taken off the ice on a stretcher after being injured during the game against the New Jersey Devils at Prudential Center on December 6, 2016, in Newark, New Jersey. Philip Larsen of the Vancouver Canucks was stretchered off the Prudential Center ice Tuesday night
After five days, the NHL All-Star Game vote has yet to see any sort of John Scott candidate break through among the divisional leaders. While there have been calls for chaotic votes (Steve Ott) and sentimental ones (Bryan Bickell), there’s nothing out of the ordinary with the first batch of results.
The Reading Royals are one of those minor league hockey teams that continuously come up with unique specialty jerseys for their players to wear. From Halloween looks to ugly Christmas sweater designs, the ECHL side are one of the best in the business at the jersey game. As we’ve done on two previous
One of the best intermission entertainment ideas in sports is putting a bunch of little kids on the ice/field/court and letting them play while the pros are taking a rest. Monday night in Washington, one mite on ice got his chance to shine.
Rust recorded his first career hat trick as the Penguins beat the Ottawa Senators 8-5. Rust added an assist for a four-point night while Evgeni Malkin and Phil Kessel each chipped in a goal and two assists.
Tyler Murovich of the Atlanta Gladiators was suspended 12 games on Friday by the ECHL for an ugly, ugly hit on Anthony Calabrese of the Norfolk Admirals. The ECHL suspended Murovich indefinitely the next day and fined him an undisclosed amount after he was given a major and game misconduct for boarding
One month after his death, the Douglas County Coroner’s Office released its report on Marek Svatos’ death and found codeine, morphine and Xanax were in his system. The 34-year-old former NHLer was found dead last month in his Colorado home. Svatos, a native of Kosice, Slovakia, played 344 games in
Jhonas Enroth of the Toronto Maple Leafs takes a drink during an NHL preseason game against the Montreal Canadiens at Air Canada Centre on October 2, 2016 in Toronto. The Toronto Maple Leafs were hoping that Jhonas Enroth would be the fit behind Frederik Andersen in their crease, but after four starts
Evgeny Korotkov of Ufa scored his first of the year to the tie the game against Dynamo Minsk and proceeded to incorporate the dab into his unique celebration. EA Sports added the dab to NHL 17 and already have a sliding on the ice celebration in the game.
Arizona Coyotes goalie Mike Smith picks up his stick after giving up the game-winning goal to Columbus Blue Jackets center Sam Gagner during the shootout of an NHL hockey game Saturday, Dec. 3, 2016, in Glendale, Ariz. The Blue Jackets defeated the Coyotes 3-2 in a shootout. Saturday’s game against
On top of holding the NHL’s worst recording and getting shut out by the Dallas Stars, the Colorado Avalanche got some more bad news after the loss.
NOVEMBER 5: Frederik Andersen #31 of the Toronto Maple Leafs leaves his crease to join in a fight against Ryan Miller #30 of the Vancouver Canucks during an NHL game at the Air Canada Centre on November 5, 2016 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The Leafs defeated the Canucks 6-3. The Toronto Maple Leafs
The Penguins won 6-2. The Pittsburgh Penguins beat the Dallas Stars Thursday night 6-2 and Sidney Crosby continued his hot start to the season by scoring his 16th goal and adding two assists to give him 25 points in 18 games.
The Ottawa Redblacks continued their 2016 Grey Cup celebrations Thursday night when they were honored by the Ottawa Senators before their game against the Philadelphia Flyers.
There was bad news and amazing news for Tony Bruns after his team’s loss to Litchfield/Dassel-Cokato on Saturday. Now to the amazing news, which was that Bruns faced a lot of rubber. “I was a little surprised,” Bruns told the Star Tribune.
Here are your Puck Headlines: A glorious collection of news and views collected from the greatest blogosphere in sports and the few, the proud, the mainstream hockey media. Tonight the @SDGullsAHL are honoring Craig Cunningham with a #14 helmet decal. • A back injury is what has sidelined Jonathan
Brian Burke, president of hockey operations for the Calgary Flames, attends the 2016 NHL Draft on June 24, 2016, in Buffalo. Dougie Hamilton’s name has entered the rumor mill with chatter that the Calgary Flames are listening to offers on the 23-year-old defenseman they acquired during the 2015 NHL
Referee Nikita Tikhonov called a 10-minute penalty and was met with quite the disagreement from one specific player of the offending team. UPDATE: The Disciplinary Committee of Hockey Federation of the Republic of Buryatia met on Wednesday night and decided that the player in question, Sergei Petrov
Rheanna Trepanier is a 10-year-old from Edmonton currently fighting terminal brain cancer. She was diagnosed with the disease earlier this month after she fell sick on Halloween and needed three surgeries in a 12-day span following the discovery of four brain tumors. One of those things was to meet
The goaltending tandem of Marc-Andre Fleury and Matt Murray will likely be broken up at some point in the next few months. For now, the defending Stanley Cup champions are riding their 1-2 punch in goal, even though Rutherford admitted to Dave Molinari of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette that that plan hasn